Author Archives: Daniel Karell

U.S. U-18 forward Novakovich signs with Reading

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL A member of the U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team has decided to bypass college to play in England. Midfielder Andrija Novakovich has signed his first professional contract with Reading FC, joining the English Championship … Continue reading »

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Pulisic hat-trick propels U.S. U-17s to Josip Katalinski International Tournament title

Photo by John Dorton/ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team head coach Richie Williams wasn’t kidding when he said that Christian Pulisic, Haji Wright, and Joe Gallardo were among the best players in the world in their age … Continue reading »

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Must-See Goal: Djibril Cisse

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Monday Kickoff: Chelsea banking on Eto’o fitness; Camp Nou upgrades approved; and more

Chelsea are sweating on the fitness of forward Samuel Eto’o ahead of their crucial UEFA Champions League return leg match against Paris Saint-Germain. Barcelona club members approved future Camp Nou renovations. Continue reading »

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Shorthanded TFC stun Crew on road

Toronto FC shocked the Eastern Conference leading Columbus Crew 2-0 on the road behind goals from Michael Bradley and Issey Nakajima-Ferran. Continue reading »

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Central midfield shines as Klinsmann gives 4-4-2 a rare look

Jurgen Klinsmann rarely deploys a 4-4-2 formation, but did so on Wednesday and the results were positive, as Michael Bradley and Kyle Beckerman worked extremely well together. Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Arsenal face a tough match on the road against Tim Howard and Everton in a battle for fourth place in the English Premier League. A match-up that headline’s This Weekend’s Soccer on TV. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 5: A Look Ahead

Rivalry week in MLS means a plethora of highly-anticipated match-ups, including Seattle-Portland and Real Salt Lake-Portland to name a few. Here is a closer look at all of the MLS Week Five action. Continue reading »

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