January Transfer Window Signings

Photo via: USAToday.com Biggest Signing: Oscar to Shanghai SIPG for £60 million In one of the most bizarre Chinese club signings yet, we saw Oscar, the Brazilian attacking midfielder, leave his longtime club of Chelsea for the big money China leagues. Despite being nearly a record signing for any departing Premier League player so far, we can expect to see higher fees for big name players … Continue reading January Transfer Window Signings

Chapecoense Team Plane Crashes Over Colombia

Photo via: CNN.com Tragic news comes from the world of football (soccer) now as the Chapecoense team plane crashed late on Monday night, killing 77, with just 6 survivors, including 3 players, all of whom are in critical condition. This crash has devastated the clubs incredible run, a run made to be the ultimate Cinderella story with the team having been in Brazil’s bottom tier … Continue reading Chapecoense Team Plane Crashes Over Colombia

Brazil Legend Carlos Alberto Dies at age 72

Photo via: worldsoccer.com The football world is in shock today as we have lost yet another legend of the game. Alberto passed away at the age of 72. The Brazilian is most known for his famous goal in their 1970 World Cup win, where they beat Italy 4-1 in the final. The legend died of a heart attack earlier Tuesday. Alberto was named to the … Continue reading Brazil Legend Carlos Alberto Dies at age 72