The 2014 UEFA Champions league final, May-24-2014. After 12 years European giants Real Madrid finally got their La Decima …. or tenth champions league trophy! Its been 12 years and the Whites have been stuck on 9 European competition trophies which is the biggest cup in football, in Europe. The next biggest thing after the World Cup! Real Madrid spent almost 1 billion U.S dollars on bringing in new players, coaches, and facilities. Now lets interact …. If you are a football lover while growing up, but sadly you weren’t good enough to play on a professional team. Luckily you become a billionaire. Your still in love with football which is your passion, is it right to spend that much money on your club, or your “love” (team)?? I want to hear what you guys have to say …. so like always comment below!
Meet Daniel Alves da Silva, A 31 year old football player on FC Barcelona. April 28, 2014, During a football match, a fan threw a banana at Dani. It was a racism joke, as in he is a monkey. So he did the unexpected he picked up the banana, took a bite, dropped it, and played on. This act of awe, gained attention from the some of the best footballers in Europe! Some of the best, well paid footballers in the world, took pictures eating bananas and captioned them : “Say no to racism”. This soon gained attention all over the world, and became a global praise for Dani. Now I know what your thinking, what was the punishment?
The opposing club, Villarreal, got fined 12,000 Euros, the club accepted the fine paid it and apologized.
Arguably one of the most expensive soccer players of all time Lionel Messi might be on his way to English football club Manchester City the English giants who were just bought by a sheikh in Abu Dhabi who sits on 10% of the worlds oil is prepared to buy him for 150 million pounds. Is a footballer really worth that much?? Here’s just a few things you can do with that money.
-Buy Mariah Cary’s mansion
-Buy a man made island
-Even find several nations armies
Do you think a man should be worth so much? COMMENT BELOW
Aside from the world cup, the next biggest footballing competition is the UEFA champions league. Which is basically where the top clubs in Europe compete to see who is the best. It is now the final countdown until the final where Madrid will play V.S Madrid. Ever heard of that? Probably not because its the first time in history something like this has happened! Any thoughts on the final.
With the world cup just around the corner, 39 days to be exact, Its an exciting event for everybody. Did you know that 1/3 of the world tunes in to the world cup! Its very popular because its something everybody can relate to. Brings nations together for a sport! Now the question of today is whats your nation this summer!