alternative

Seven Alternatives to Big Name Soccer Clubs From the Same City

Say you are taking a trip to Spain and while in Barcelona you want to take in a match. Of course you go on the weekend of El Clasico, so while tickets may be available, you have not had time to mortgage your condo to buy them. Or maybe the thought of giving money to…

Real Oviedo Continue Climb Up the Table with 1-0 Win Over Nastic

Real Oviedo sit within four points of a promotion spot with a 1-0 victory over Gimnastic today at Carlos Tartiere. After 17 league matches, Oviedo have 26 points and sit fifth in the table; third place Sevilla Atletico have 27 and second place Girona FC have 30. The scoring in today’s match was finished early as Toche…

Thanksgiving

A Soccer Minnow’s Guide to Watching Soccer on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for being with people you love, eating good food, caring about those around you (related or not), and just being thankful for what you have, no matter how much and how little. In the middle of all that, it is also nice to have something to watch and distract you from…

Real Oviedo

Real Oviedo Earn Gutsy Draw with CD Numancia

Real Oviedo returned home for the first of two consecutive home matches on Sunday. Despite playing in front of a friendly crowd, the home side had to come back twice to secure a point against CD Numancia. The result leaves Real Oviedo in 13th in the Spanish Secunda Division with 9 points. They are three points…

upset

Dortmund, Barcelona Upset by Leipzig, Alaves

Saturday’s soccer results saw two massive upsets of major clubs by their smaller brethren. The most shocking was in Spain, where mighty Barca lost at home to newly promoted Alaves. In Germany, RB Leipzig grabbed a late three points and upset Borussia Dortmund in a match with interesting subplots. Barcelona 1 – Alaves 2 At the…

announcement

Contest Winners and Site Announcement

Today is a busy day in the world of Soccer Minnows. We have two big announcements, with the first announcement being the one you have been waiting patiently for since Friday. The winners of our expanded coverage contest are United London FC, Real Oviedo, and FC St. Pauli. All three clubs will begin receiving expanded coverage…

Vote

Vote Now – Nominees for Soccer Minnows Expanded Coverage

Thank you to everyone who nominated clubs in our first contest to select three teams to cover extensively on the site. The below are a mix of nominated and selected clubs for our reader vote. The polls are open between now and Friday at 5 PM ET. Use the poll below to register your vote.…

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