Soccer Timeline

Louis Van Gaal: I Will Stick To My Philosophy At Manchester United


Louis Van Gaal is widely regarded as one of the most flexible managers in world soccer. Not only has he previously changed tactics throughout his tenures with Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Holland, but he has often done so at the right time and into the perfect system. Now that he is at Manchester United… Read more »

Robin Van Persie Aiming For World Cup 2018

Robin Van Persie

Dutch striker Robin Van Persie is keen to star in Netherlands’ next World Cup campaign in 2018. Van Persie, now 31, has indicated that he will not be retiring from international football anytime soon. Van Persie is the all-time leading goal-scorer for the Netherlands with 47 goals in 92 appearances. Robin Van Persie declared to… Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo Named 2014 UEFA Best Player In Europe

Cristiano Ronaldo named 2014 UEFA Best Player in Europe

It comes as no surprise that Cristiano Ronaldo was named the 2014 Best Player in Europe by UEFA. The Real Madrid and Portugal striker scored a record 17 goals in last year’s tournament and led Los Blancos to La Decima, their 10th UEFA Champions League title. The 29-year-old superstar beat World Cup champion goalie Manuel… Read more »

Neymar’s Back Injury On The Mend, Should Be Ready For Start Of Season


Any soccer fan watching the 2014 World Cup quarterfinal between Colombia and Brazil, winced in pain when they saw how Neymar suffered his back injury. Now, a few weeks after the tournament ended for the Brazilian striker, he says he is recovering nicely and getting ready to start La Liga’s season with Barcelona. It’s been… Read more »