Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Pizarro lifts Bayern to victory over Chivas in testy friendly before MLS All-Star Game

Claudio Pizarro scored a first-half goal to lift Bayern Munich to a 1-0 victory over Chivas de Guadalajara in a friendly at Red Bull Arena on Thursday. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

A showdown of current and former U.S. Men’s National Team players takes place when Tijuana faces Tigres, the 2. Bundesliga gets underway for a handful of U.S. players, and more in this upcoming weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Earthquakes announce Argentine playmaker Perez Garcia as Designated Player signing

The San Jose Earthquakes have announced the signing of diminutive Argentina playmaker Matias Perez Garcia. He is the third Designated Player in the club’s history. Continue reading »

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Who is this year’s biggest MLS All-Star Game snub?

The 2014 MLS All-Stars roster might be made up of 23 players, but there are still several deserving candidates who have been left off. Who is the biggest snub? Continue reading »

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Berhalter claims USMNT player wants to join Crew

Columbus Crew head coach Gregg Berhalter said after practice on Thursday that a “big” U.S. Men’s National Team player is interested in joining the club. Continue reading »

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Fire admit to interest in Jermaine Jones

Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop has admitted that his club is interested in signing U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Jermaine Jones. Continue reading »

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Odense BK terminate O’Brien’s contract

By FRANCO PANIZO A year-and-a-half after signing with Odense BK, Conor O’Brien is on the move again. Odense and O’Brien agreed to terminate the midfielder’s contract on Thursday morning, making him a free agent. The decision comes after O’Brien struggled to break … Continue reading »

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Fire, Whitecaps settle for scoreless draw

By FRANCO PANIZO The Vancouver Whitecaps and Chicago Fire have been all too familiar with tying this season, and they both did so again on Wednesday. The Whitecaps and Fire settled for a scoreless draw at Toyota Park on Wednesday night … Continue reading »

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