From ELLEU.S. Soccer announced on Wednesday that goalkeeper Hope Solo has been suspended from the women's national team for six months and her contract has been terminated. The federation said she earned the sharp rebuke for "conduct that is counter to
The UEFA Champions League group stage draw ceremony has become seemingly interminable, much like the wait for actual fireworks in the competition. (Goal.com) UEFA conducted its interminable Champions League group stage draw on Thursday, and for the second
Mario Balotelli could soon have a new home, according to the BBC’s Phil McNulty. The mercurial Italian striker, 26, has one league goal in each of his last two seasons (spent between Liverpool and AC Milan). Jurgen Klopp is ready for Balotelli to find a home away from Anfield and McNulty says that place could be OGC Nice, where he’d join newly-signed ex-Bayern man Dante. Balotelli also had talks with Sion in Switzerland, according to the report. The striker was a blazing hot commodity after scoring 17 goals for Manchester City in 2011-12, and again after netting 18 for AC Milan in 2013-14. Balotelli has 13 goals in 33 caps for Italy, but hasn’t appeared for the national team since 2014.