Top Winter Soccer Transfers 2019

Chelsea

After hot summer, cold and quiet winter comes. Winter soccer transfer window 2019 closed yesterday and we are rather disappointed. After huge transfers including Ronaldo, Buffon, Rooney, Allison, Lemar, Vidal, Mahrez in summer 2018, there was hardly any big name moved during January 2019. Picking the top winter soccer transfers 2019 is a pretty hard job. … Read moreTop Winter Soccer Transfers 2019

Best Soccer Books of All Genres for Every Soccer Fan

Best Soccer Books

Thousands of books about soccer were written. But how to choose the best? We did research instead of you. We (at SOCCERsoda.com and our friends) read hundreds of books about sport and especially soccer. And we chose the best soccer books available. We divided them into the groups according to a genre. Just click or … Read moreBest Soccer Books of All Genres for Every Soccer Fan

7 Reasons why Juventus Dominates Italian Soccer – The Soccer Column #11

Juventus Torino

Juventus Football Club from Turin, Italy is ruling Italian soccer world for 8th season in a row. Juventus won Seria A seven times in a row from season 2011/2012 and is at the track to win also 8th title this season. How is it possible? What makes them so unique, that other Italian clubs are … Read more7 Reasons why Juventus Dominates Italian Soccer – The Soccer Column #11

Soccer Pinnies – how to make fun of every practice game

soccer pinnies

There is one problem you will face in any team sport. In soccer or basketball, you need to separate teams during a game. It is easy in a regular match as every team will bring own jerseys, but what to do in practice? And this is not the problem you will face just during the … Read moreSoccer Pinnies – how to make fun of every practice game

UEFA Champions League 2018/2019 Round of 16 predictions – The Soccer Column #10

Champions League Poll

We were really successful in predicting the teams qualified for the 2018/2019 UEFA Champions League Play-off. 87.5% success rate is something we can be proud of. And, of course, we would like to prove, that group stage success was not pure luck, but we really know soccer. Round of 16 gives us another opportunity to … Read moreUEFA Champions League 2018/2019 Round of 16 predictions – The Soccer Column #10

Best Youth Soccer Cleats

Youth Soccer Cleats

Choosing the right soccer cleats for a kid or junior can sometimes be an almost scientific task. You will definitely consider different features, materials available, different grounds and all other important factors. (our guide “how to choose soccer cleats for kids and adults” is here) But what do kids think about it? Which one do … Read moreBest Youth Soccer Cleats

How good were my UEFA Champions League 2018/2019 Group Stage Predictions – The Soccer Column #9

Champions League Poll

Last matches of Champions League group stage were played yesterday. We know 16 teams which will go on to play-off phase and still have a chance to win Champions League 2018/2019. We also know the names of 8 teams continuing in European League. Now it is the right time to go back in a time. … Read moreHow good were my UEFA Champions League 2018/2019 Group Stage Predictions – The Soccer Column #9

Soccer Players Salaries in MLS, Premier League, La Liga and others – The Soccer Column #8

money

The recent report published by Sporting Intelligence presents a unique insight into the business side of sports (including soccer) world. Global Sports Salary Survey 2018 is worth to read. It consists of 113 pages full of interesting information and I recommend it to anyone interested in sports business. For those who do not have so much … Read moreSoccer Players Salaries in MLS, Premier League, La Liga and others – The Soccer Column #8

Atletico Madrid & Solari still temporary coach for me – The Soccer Column #7

Atletico Madrid

La Liga is still my main focus. Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Atletico Madrid are all living interesting times. I will start with Atletico Madrid. For many, Atletico is the club who will never regularly beat Real and Barcelona. I have a different opinion but will save it for next time. This time I would like … Read moreAtletico Madrid & Solari still temporary coach for me – The Soccer Column #7

What should Florentino Perez do? – The Soccer Column #6

Real Madrid

Imagine, you are Florentino Perez. What will you do? Will you fire Julen Lopetegui immediately? Or will you wait till Sunday to see Real performance against Barcelona? And now imagine, you are Julen Lopetegui. What looked like a dream career (“coaching Spain at World Cup and then moving to manager seat at Real Madrid”) is … Read moreWhat should Florentino Perez do? – The Soccer Column #6