Soccer News & Notes: 1/25/2007
MLS 2007 All Star Game
MLS is set to announce the 2008 MLS All Star Game today at 1:30pm in Colorado. They should be announcing that the match will be held at Dick's Sporting Goods Park and that the MLS All Stars will be playing Celtic.
Ronaldo sold for €7.5 Million
Gol TV is reporting that Real Madrid have agreed to a €7.5 Million transfer fee to for Ronaldo to transfer to AC Milan. FSC is reporting that the fee is just €7 Million. Ronaldo is expected to be able to arrive in Milan today for his medical.
So much for RBNY getting Ronnie. At least the got Reyna.
Chelsea into Carling Cup Final
Chelsea blasted Wycombe 4-0 to win their semi-finals series 5-1 to advance to their second Carling Cup final in three years. It appears that the Blues will be facing Arsenal in the final at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium, as Arsenal secured a 2-2 draw at White Heart lane against Tottenham. The second leg of the series is set for next week at Emirates Stadium.
Spurs free to Round of 16
Tottenham were gifted a bye to the round of 16 in the UEFA Cup after Feyenoord were tossed from the tournament due to their supporters being too unruly. This decision is subject to an appeal from Feyenoord.