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Pumas Signs Fidel Martínez and Marcelo Alatorre

After their relegation, Leones Negros’s financial troubles have led to what is essentially a fire sale of their best players. Pumas UNAM is the first one to take advantage, snapping up Fidel Martínez and Marcelo Alatorre from the Universidad de Guadalajara. 86 more words

Soccer

FIFA and Their World Cup of Lies!

I love international soccer/football/futbol.  The World Cup is my favorite sporting event ever and I wish it happened regularly.  However, I think the charges against FIFA executives are hilarious and long over due.   32 more words

Queen Of Mediocrity

Todos somos FIFA (no)

Toda institución internacional ha surgido de una necesidad concreta: las Naciones Unidas, de armonizar las relaciones entre los países (que no funcione, es otra cosa); las instituciones financieras de Bretton Woods, como el Fondo Monetario Internacional y el Banco Mundial, de reglamentar los intercambios financieros y monetarios; la Cruz Roja, de coordinar la ayuda humanitaria. 675 more words

Futbol

Bienvenidos a La Grada

La Grada es un blog formado por personas que aman, respiran, transpiran y en pocas palabras viven su vida en torno a los deportes, específicamente del… 147 more words

Red Card

Q: How many FIFA officials does it take to start a bribery investigation?

A: None, because FIFA doesn’t investigate bribery.

OK, I admit it’s a cheap joke at the expense of an easy target, but enough is enough.   588 more words

A stain on the beautiful game

FIFA turned out to be another empire built on greed. When news of the corruption, bribery, money laundering and racketeering were announced, I doubt anyone who has payed attention to the sport was surprised. 180 more words

World Cup

Liga MX Referee Assignments: Clausura 2015 Final First Leg

The referee, assistant referees, and fourth official for the first leg of the Clausura 2015 Liga MX Gran Final.

Santos Laguna vs Querétaro
Referee: José Alfredo Peñaloza Soto… 17 more words

Soccer