Barcelona’s title bid was hit after absorbing an upset at Valladolid.
Barca’s title defense took a blow when it stumbled to a 1-0 defeat at Valladolid and missed the chance climb to the top of the Spanish La Liga standings.
It was one of Barca’s worst performances of the season, particularly during an atrocious first half when Juventus cast-off Fausto Rossi scored the winner for the home side in the 17th minute, and raised serious doubts about their form ahead of Wednesday’s (Thursday, PHL time) Champions League last 16, second leg at home to Manchester City.
On June 12, the world’s eyes turn to Brazil for the start of the 20th FIFA World Cup, but the planet’s biggest football tournament will have plenty of news and views in the months leading up to it.
The time for counting in years, months or even weeks has passed, with the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ now set to arrive in a matter of days, 100 to be exact, from today, 4 March, to the Opening Match on Thursday 12 June. The latter is probably among the most eagerly anticipated dates in the history of Brazil and will most definitely be marked in red on the calendars of football lovers across the globe.
The 2013-2014 UEFA Champions League season is now on its Round of 16 stage in the knockout phase.
The knockout phase of the 2013–14 UEFA Champions League began last February 18, 2014 and will conclude on May 24, 2014 with the final game to be played at Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal. Sixteen (16) teams compete in the knockout stage.
2014 Winter Olympics: CANADA vs SWEDEN Men’s Ice Hockey Finals Live Results
The Sweden vs Canada 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Hockey game event is scheduled on February 23, 2014 at around 16:00 PM ET at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, Sochi, Russia.
2014 Winter Olympics: Finland vs USA Men’s Ice Hockey Bronze medal game Live Results
The Finland vs USA 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Hockey game event is scheduled today February 22, 2014 at around 7:00 PM ET at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, Sochi, Russia.
2014 Winter Olympics: USA vs CANADA Men’s Ice Hockey Semifinals Live Results
The USA vs Canada 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Hockey game event is scheduled today February 21, 2014 at around 12:00 PM ET at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, Sochi, Russia.