Soccer

Soccer on TV

  • TV Schedule
  • Channels (Sling Blue)
    • beIN Sports, beIN  Sports Español, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, Fox Deportes, GolTV, NBC, NBC SN, NBC Universo, Telemundo, Uni Mas, Univision, Univision Deportes

Leagues and Teams Map

Federations & Fixtures

  • FIFA – The Fédération Internationale de Football Association – responsible for the organization of football’s major international tournaments (not the governing body of football rules which belongs to IFAB)
    • AFC – Asian Football Confederation
    • CAF – Confederation of African Football
    • CONCACAF – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football
      • CONCACAF Gold Cup – Every 2 years with winners of most recent 2 Cups qualifying for the upcoming CONCACAF Cup.
      • CONCACAF Cup – Match held every 4 years against most recent 2 Gold Cup competitions  (next is 2019); winner is CONCACAF champion and qualifies for the FIFA Confederations Cup
    • CONMEBOL – The South American Football Confederation
    • OFC – Oceania Football Confederation
    • UEFA – Union of European Football Associations (the administrative body for association football in Europe [and partly Asia]
    • English Football Association (FA)
      • FA Community Shield – annual match between the champions of the previous Premier League season and the holders of the FA Cup.  Played the week before FA league start. (Wiki)
      • FA Cup – English tournament (oldest tournament in the world).  Winner qualifies for UEFA Europa League group stage.  (Wiki)
    • FIFA Confederations Cup – Every 4 years (next is 2021) vs. 6 regional champions (AFC, CAF, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, OFC, UEFA)
  • World Cup

Leagues

Top Goal Scorers

# Player Country Team Goals Games %
1 Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal Manchester United 501 753 67%
2 Lionel Messi Argentina Barcelona 478 629 76%
3 Zlatan Ibrihimovic  Sweden Manchester United 401 740 54%
4 Samuel Oto’o Cameroon  Antalyaspor  (Turkish L2) 378 782 48%
5 Robbie Keane  Ireland LA Galaxy 369 836 44%
6 David Villa  Spain NYC FC 362 732 49%
7 Didier Drogba  Ivory Coast Montreal Impact 335 732 46%
8 Franceso Totti  Italy Roma 309 673 46%
9 Wayne Rooney England Manchester United 302 673 45%
10 Luis Suarez Uruguay Bacelona 294 498 59%

(from Oct 2015: http://talksport.com/football/most-career-goals-scored-world-football-top-10-highest-scoring-players-ranked-151001168718?p=1)

Links

http://www.soccerstand.com/

http://www.espnfc.us/

http://www.soccerstats.com/

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