Well, we’re in a lull at the moment. The finals of the FA Cup and the DFB Pokal are on Saturday and the Champions League Final is on June 3rd. Regular season matches may have concluded but the news does not stop. Today, I focus on the significance of change. Players, managers, and even awards change hands. This makes the offseason even more interesting.
Bend it into the Hall of Fame?
U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame ballot revealed, including Beckham || #MLS - https://t.co/YumkmMkJpT— NBC Sports Soccer (@NBCSportsSoccer) May 25, 2017
This is not a surprise.
The Barcelona star is expected to serve the sentence on probation. https://t.co/QuXKx9Z47u— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) May 25, 2017
Monaco adds another player to their stable of strong, young talent.
Monaco beat Manchester City and United to sign highly-rated midfielder Youri Tielemans https://t.co/kelGuleF0H— Indy Football (@IndyFootball) May 24, 2017
Ajax’s accomplishments will not be forgotten.
Ajax kids will remain heroes despite disappointing end to an exciting Europa League campaign https://t.co/Ww9mRS1bLs— Peter McVitie (@PeterMcVitie) May 24, 2017
Forty-five million euros for a sixteen-year-old!
Real Madrid to pay €45 million for a 16-year-old? Really? https://t.co/k3RNGICT9v pic.twitter.com/ZSGRga9uvF— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) May 24, 2017
Applause for West Ham.
West Ham United helps set up homeless Manchester attack hero with an apartment https://t.co/L0fUG7ZSP3 pic.twitter.com/doSlKgRK90— SI Extra Mustard (@SI_ExtraMustard) May 24, 2017
From Bilbao to Barcelona?
Despite leaving Athletic Bilbao, Ernesto Valverde dismisses he has a deal in place to take over at Barcelona https://t.co/kHFHfBmpXe pic.twitter.com/hqxKa0SSvq— Planet Fútbol (@si_soccer) May 24, 2017
Standing areas for supporters seem to be an increasingly common feature in new MLS stadiums.
.@LAFC unveils new photos of the supporters stand being built behind one of the goals at Banc of California Stadium https://t.co/Oz7wGatLpQ pic.twitter.com/T22a469aWg— Planet Fútbol (@si_soccer) May 23, 2017
Alex Bruce helped Hull City. Can he help Aston Villa?
Alex Bruce could help Aston Villa under his father https://t.co/Mn8QrYSJ5U via @claretvillans pic.twitter.com/qxBOxv6Rbo— FanSided Soccer (@FanSidedSoccer) May 24, 2017