Posts Tagged ‘soccer’

The Reds and the Red Sox?

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Apparently the owners of the Boston Red Sox, New England Sports Ventures, has put in a bid to buy Liverpool FC of the English Premier League?

Now that’s called diversifying! They own the Sox, Fenway Park, 80 percent of NESN, 50 percent of NASCAR’s Roush Fenway Racing, and now a British football club?

Soccer in Fenway

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

With the Red Sox on an almost two week trip to the West Coast this week Fenway Park, Boston’s nonagenarian baseball stadium, is hosting an exhibition soccer game tomorrow – the Fenway Football Challenge.

The two teams playing are Sporting Clube de Portugal from the Portuguese Liga and Celtic FC of the Scottish Premier League.

So which team do you think Bostonians will root for – “Sporting” or “Celtic”?

Those poor Portuguese …