Monthly Archives: March 2012

Wednesday Kickoff: Mexico, Honduras through; FA cup semifinals set & more

Photo by David Bernal/ At least one group in CONCACAF Olympic qualifying played out as expected. Honduras captured second place in Group B with a 2-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago at the Home Depot Center Tuesday night behind goals … Continue reading »

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APOEL 0, Real Madrid 3: Match Highlights

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Benfica 0, Chelsea 1: Match Highlights

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UCL Rewind: Madrid score three against APOEL, Chelsea earn win over Benfica

It took awhile but Chelsea and Real Madrid both scored late to take leads back home. Chelsea won away in Europe for the first time in 13 months when Salomon Kalou scored late in the second half to give the … Continue reading »

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Tuesday Ticker: England to hire technical director, Gotze extends and more

By FRANCO PANIZO After years of seeing its national team underperform despite boasting some of the world's best players and most-expensive coaches, the English Football Association has decided it is time for a change. The English FA said Tuesday that … Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

The oldest cup competition in the world and the most prestigious tournament in the modern game are on display as the quarterfinals of both the FA Cup and the UEFA Champions League kick off this afternoon. Chelsea take their circus on … Continue reading »

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UEFA Champions League: Madrid try to halt Cinderella, Benfica take on Chelsea

To say it's David versus Goliath would be an understatement. APOEL Nicosia are in the midst of one of the more remarkable Champions League runs in recent memory but the powerhouse that is Real Madrid threaten to put an emphatic … Continue reading »

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Aston Villa to face Union, Fire, Timbers in summer friendlies

Aston Villa is coming stateside for a trio of friendlies against MLS clubs this summer. Currently boasting a roster with players like Shay Given, Darren Bent and Gabriel Agbonlahor, Aston Villa will kick off its preseason tour of the United States … Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Power Rankings: Week 3

 Photo by Bill Barrett/ Trying to pin down the MLS hierarchy through two weeks was already a difficult task. With an upset-filled Week 3 in the books, matters now are all the more complicated. In a reminder of the league's … Continue reading »

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Klinsmann discusses USA’s Olympic qualifying disappointment

  U.S. Men's national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann was in Nashville for last night's Olympic Qualifying debacle and had plenty to say about it, about the U.S. team and the future of the players and head coach Caleb Porter. Here … Continue reading »

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USA Under-23s 3, El Salvador 3: Match Highlights

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Porter discusses USA’s Olympic qualifying elimination

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