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Will Atletico Madrid go Trophyless this season?

Will Atletico Madrid go Trophyless this season?

Christian Gutierrez

May 11, 2016


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At the start of the season, Atletico Madrid fans expected their team to improve on the average season they had last year. They were 3rd in the league and eliminated from the Champions League by Real Madrid in the quarter finals. 11 months later, they sit third in the league, and only Real Madrid stand in t...

Cubs off to a historic start

Cubs off to a historic start

Xavier Martinez

May 11, 2016


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The Chicago Cubs are currently the best team in the National League with a record of 24-6. They are off to the best start since their 1907 season when they won the World Series. During this past weekend, they faced the Washington Nationals who are the 2nd best team in the National league. It resulted in an outstandi...

The Archery Team’s Road to Improvement

Elizabeth Patino

April 28, 2016


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On Saturday, February 13, 2016, Phoenix Military Academy Archery Team attended the Cupid Classic, one of their many competitions, at Armstrong, IL. They competed against fifteen other schools in Illinois. However, Phoenix did not score as well as they hoped. “When I arrived to the competition, I felt...

Barcelona One Step Closer to their Goal after Beating Atletico Madrid

Eduardo Macedonio

April 26, 2016


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FC Barcelona is one step closer to achieving their goal of winning the Treble after defeating Atletico Madrid in a 2-1 victory. Barcelona needed the win in order to increase their Champions League title hopes and they did it against one of the most difficult opponents in the competition. The second ...

Wolfsburg Stuns Madrid

Wolfsburg Stuns Madrid

Christian Gutierrez

April 12, 2016


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On April 6 2016, Wolfsburg, a German soccer team, stunned the world by beating Real Madrid 2-0. Soccer fans all over the world were stunned to see this result as they saw Real Madrid as the clear favourites. Wolfsburg went into the game with something to prove because five days before their meet w...

El Clasico for the title

El Clasico for the title

Eduardo Macedonio

March 31, 2016


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El Clasico is the football game between Barcelona and all time rivals Real Madrid. Both are considered the two biggest teams in Spain and the world. Barcelona will look to increase their lead at the top of the Spanish League while Real Madrid will hope to salvage points in hopes of catching up to the...

Why Tottenham will win the Title

Why Tottenham will win the Title

Christian Gutierrez

March 30, 2016


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This Saturday, the Tottenham Hotspurs hosts Arsenal, and it is a very important match for them. This game may well decide which team will win the title or not but after a strong season, it looks like they are the favorite. Tottenham are on 54 points after 28 games and their supporters should be glad th...

Can Manchester overcome Liverpool?

Christian Gutierrez

March 22, 2016


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Manchester United look to come back from the 2-0 defeat that Liverpool gave them at Anfield. The players would have to be at their best to beat a Liverpool squad that is equally as good. Liverpool have not won a title in more than 5 years and the fans are getting desperate to see some silverware. Man...

Can Jordan Morris Give Seattle A Needed Boost?

Can Jordan Morris Give Seattle A Needed Boost?

Christian Gutierrez

March 9, 2016


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The 2016 MLS season is about to start in the beginning of March and many teams are putting the final touches to their team this year. A team that has to do a lot of adjusting has to be the Seattle Sounders. Last Season, the Seattle Sounders only made it to the quarterfinals of the conference cup, after gettin...

Is Juventus ready for the Bavarians?

Is Juventus ready for the Bavarians?

Eduardo Macedonio

March 9, 2016


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Many fans were excited to see the clash of two powerful European Giants in the first leg of the Champions League. Juventus of Italy and Bayern Munich of Germany played on February 23rd and they did not disappoint with the game ending in a 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich winning the game, only for Juventus to ...

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