Champions League finals are the pinnacle of the European football calendar, and this year it will be two of the game's most storied clubs going head-to-head in what could be a cracker. Liverpool and Real Madrid have won 19 European Cups and Champions Leagues between then, so when they clash in Paris a classic is all but guaranteed, right? Well, if only.
CALGARY — The Vancouver Whitecaps answered a late wakeup call and stopped history from repeating itself Wednesday night. Cristian Gutierrez scored on a penalty kick to give the Major League Soccer Whitecaps a win over Cavalry FC of the Canadian Premier League in an exciting quarterfinal match of the Canadian Championship at ATCO Field. The game was tied 1-1 in regulation and Vancouver won 5-3 in penalty kicks. Gutierrez’s goal came after Vancouver goalkeeper Cody Cropper made a diving save to st
The team captain provided all of Sporting’s offense as the home team beat the visitors 2-1.