RB Leipzig valiantly fought back to draw Manchester City 1-1 at Red Bull Arena on Wednesday during the first leg of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 tie. If you were watching CBS’ coverage of the game on Paramount+ then you were treated to some classic Ray Hudson commentary. The plot of the 1-1 draw can be followed in some of Hudson’s funniest/weirdest quotes from the 90 minutes. Best Ray Hudson commentary during Manchester City vs. RB LeipzigThe first half was all Manchester City. “It was almost like Manchester City were playing against their junior team in the first half.”Despite having total control, the chances didn’t come easy for City.
Female Player of the Year Sophia Smith would miss the 2023 SheBelieves Cup. 3 - Mallory Swanson is the first player to score in all three matches in a single SheBelieves Cup tournament. It was Swanson's eighth SheBelieves Cup goal in her career. Failure on home soil at the 2023 SheBelieves Cup would have put the team in panic mode. Here are the final grades for the USWNT’s 2023 SheBelieves Cup.1 month ago The18
Major League Soccer fans wished it were the Seattle Sounders playing Real Madrid instead of Al Ahly. Al Ahly, who didn’t look amazing against a preseason Sounders team, pushed Real Madrid for 90 minutes. Al Ahly put the pressure on early with several chances to make the Real Madrid faithful nervous. European teams at the Club World Cup have only failed to make the final once which was back in 2000. pic.twitter.com/gnYtnZcUTU — FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) February 8, 2023Real Madrid will face Al Hilal in the Club World Cup final on Saturday.1 month ago The18
This is just part of their culture, that's how they play it and they work the referee ... constantly in their ears, they're constantly in your face on the field." "You question my character with a typical prejudiced judgment of superiority," he said in a message to Klinsmann on social media, in remarks shared on by the Iran team. "No matter how much I can respect what you did inside the pitch, those remarks about Iran culture, Iran national team and my players are a disgrace to football." Iran's football federation on Sunday said it had sought clarity from FIFA and demanded Klinsmann apologize and resign from his role with the FIFA Technical Study Group. It also invited Klinsmann to visit the Iran team's World Cup camp "for a lecture on the millennial Persian culture and the values of football and sport."4 months ago The18
To prepare you for the tournament, The18 has launched team-by-team previews for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Here’s the Ghana World Cup preview — they’ll play in Group H against Portugal, South Korea and Uruguay. Ghana World Cup 2022 PreviewWorld Cup appearances: 4thBest finish: Quarterfinals (2010)How they got here: The margin was as thin as Jordan Ayew's hair. What will make this a good World Cup: Heading into the final group stage match against Uruguay with a chance of reaching the last 16. The two teams meet in the semifinals because that's the way World Cups work.4 months ago The18
To prepare you for the tournament, The18 has launched team-by-team previews for the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Here's the Canada World Cup preview 2022. Canada World Cup Preview 2022World Cup appearances: 2ndBest Finish: Group stage (Mexico 1986)How They Got Here: At the beginning of the Concacaf qualifier, everybody knew that Canada would be a contender. They didn't even lose against them and will now go to the second World Cup in their history. Bonus Prediction: Canada will score their first goal ever in a World Cup.4 months ago The18