Today FIFA announced the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) would be forced to play their first two home World Cup Qualifiers behind closed doors. In addition FMF will pay a fine of 60,000 CHF, currently approximately $65,000.
Chile and Argentina are always fun to watch. This match-up was no different. The tempo was high from start to finish with both teams creating chances. There were fouls, arguments, a bit of pushing and shoving, everything that is now expected of this match-up.
These past 72 hours have been hard for me. I want to share my thoughts on the past few days in football. As someone who loves this sport and a rebel ex-Super League club, these 72 hours were extremely hard.
For the second time in the club history Manchester City will participate in the UEFA Champions League Semifinals.
El Mundo sent shock waves through the sports world after leaking Messi’s contract. They made drastic claims that it was Messi’s contract that has lead the club into massive financial trouble. Ignoring the full picture of both Messi’s value and Barcelona’s larger financial issues, El Mundo falsely placed sole responsibility for the club’s situation on Messi.
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This announcement is still shocking. It is one thing to notice red flags, and another to be faced with the reality of losing an entire network. NBCSN has been the home of the Premier League for many years. The network has done so much to grow the game in this country and to promote the league.