(WFI) Pep has not been able to replicate at the Champions League level the success he once had with the Argentine star.
(WFI) UEFA’s quarterfinal draw also has Juventus facing off with Real Madrid.
(WFI) The tournament enters the quarterfinal stage with most of its powerhouses still in it.
Aug. 1 – Also: Major League Soccer club NYCFC adds sponsor recruitment firm.
July 24 – Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, Chelsea, and Liverpool celebrate pre-season victories as they prepare for the 2014-2015 Premier League season. Compiled by Nicole Bennett.
July 9 – Also: Bristol City FC owner working on in-stadium Wi-Fi.
June 30 – Jose Mujica blasts FIFA chiefs as “a gang of old sons of bitches” for banning Luis Suarez over his World Cup bite… FIFPro says emotion may have guided FIFA’s sanctioning of the Uruguay striker. By INSIDER’s Mark Bisson.
June 26 – FIFA bans Luis Suarez from the World Cup over the biting incident that has overshadowed the second week of the tournament. He is banned for four months from any football-related activity, meaning he can’t play for Liverpool until mid-October. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
May 12 – Brazil faces more criticism by World Cup commentators as it prepares to host the World Cup. Compiled by Nicole Bennett.
May 2 – Liverpool extends credit card sponsor, Inter Milan replaces marketing partner, Cristiano Ronaldo joins the Tag Heuer team, and Rangers get new kit sponsor.