Author Archives: Carl Setterlund

Provisional rosters released for Copa Centroamericana

By CARL SETTERLUND The Central American Football Union has released provisional rosters for the seven nations taking part in this year’s Copa Centroamericana – which will be held in the United States for the first time ever – and it … Continue reading »

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Copa Centroamericana adjusts start times

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By CARL SETTERLUND The Central American Cup, which has implications for the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2016 Centennial Cup America, will be held in the United States for the first time this year, and those … Continue reading »

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CONCACAF Champions League: A Look Ahead

Four MLS teams will partake in CONCACAF Champions League play this week, but three of them will have to overcome being on the road after facing MLS foes this past weekend. Continue reading »

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Revs squander first-half lead again in tie vs. Timbers

Charlie Davies scored for the second straight match, but New England squandered a lead for the second straight time as Portland left Gillette Stadium with a 1-1 tie on Saturday night. Continue reading »

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Revs Notes: Fagundez returns from Uruguay U-20s; Akpan joins squad; and more

Photo by USA Today Sports Images By CARL SETTERLUND FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Diego Fagundez has been one of Major League Soccer’s most successful Homegrown Players, and even though the 19-year-old’s 2014 season hasn’t mirrored last year’s breakout campaign, he’s still … Continue reading »

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Revs Notes: Davies ends goal drought; Joseph healthy; and more

By CARL SETTERLUND FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — There hasn’t been much good news around Gillette Stadium lately. In case you missed it, the New England Revolution followed an early season surge to the top of the Eastern Conference table with a … Continue reading »

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Revolution rout Rapids to end 8-game losing streak

The New England Revolution ended an eight-game losing skin with a 3-0 home victory against the Colorado Rapids. Continue reading »

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Germany ousts Argentina in extra time for fourth World Cup title

A Mario Götze wonder strike in the second period of extra time gave Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final Continue reading »

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Amarikwa’s early tally sends Fire to victory against reeling Revs

By CARL SETTERLUND The Chicago Fire might still be near the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings, but Frank Yallop’s men have started to show signs of life lately. A positive stretch for the Fire continued Saturday night at Gillette … Continue reading »

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Brazil ends World Cup in free fall as Netherlands rolls in third place game

Brazil was unable to save face in the match for third place of the World Cup, continuing their free fall as the Netherlands netted an easy win. Continue reading »

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SBI World Cup Man of the Match: Javier Mascherano

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By CARL SETTERLUND Facing the likes of Arjen Robben, Robin Van Persie, and Wesley Sneijder in the World Cup semifinals, Argentina needed a special performance to keep those three away from goal. While the back line was … Continue reading »

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Germany dismantles Brazil to eliminate hosts in shocking lopsided semifinal

In a shocking defeat, Brazil is out of contention for the World Cup after a humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany. Continue reading »

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