Germany, Portugal advanced from “Group of Death”

WARSAW (Sporting Alert) — Germany and Portugal have qualified for the quarter-finals of the Euro 2012 following wins in the last round of matches in the “group of death.” Cristiano Ronaldo, who hit the post twice on the night, scored both goals for Portugal in their 2-1 win over the Netherlands, who were dumped from…

Van Bommel dropped, Huntelaar starts: Live Euro 2012

WARSAW (Sporting Alert) — The European Championship Group B setup has certainly lived up to its “group of death” label heading into the final round of the group stages on Sunday. Watch Live Streaming Coverage of the matches | Games will be televised live on ESPN and its networks, including live streaming on 

Real Madrid land in Barcelona for sixth Clasico of the season

BARCELONA (Sporting Alert) — Cristiano Ronaldo and his Real Madrid teammates arrived in Barcelona for tonight’s El Clasico showdown with the hosts at Camp Nou. Jose Mourinho and his men are four points ahead in the La Liga table standings and are confident of notching what could very be the decisive three-points to win the…

Video: Lionel Messi breaks Barcelona scoring record

BARCELONA (Sporting Alert) — Lionel Messi hit another hat-trick on his way to breaking Barcelona’s all-time goalscoring during Tuesday’s 5-3 Spanish Primera Division victory over with Granada at the Nou Camp. Watch Video Highlights: Messi Record Breaking Performance The Argentine forward finished off a cross from Isaac Cuenca in the 17th minute of play to matched…