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EA Sports’ FIFA 15 hits stores in North America

The wait is over, as EA Sports’ FIFA 15 has hit stores in all of North America. Continue reading »

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A closer look at FIFA 15 USMNT player ratings

FIFA 15 is set to hit stores on Tuesday, but SBI is giving you an early closer look at the overall ratings of the U.S. Men’s National Team players and other notable Americans. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Rewind

Timmy Chandler earned his first Eintracht Frankfurt start, Andrew Wooten scored another late winner, and more in this past weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Weekend Preview

Brad Guzan and Aston Villa look to extend strong start to season vs. Arsenal, Julian Green aims to see time against Bayern Munich, and more in this upcoming weekend’s Americans Abroad action. Continue reading »

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Americans Abroad: Midweek Rewind

Herculez Gomez ruined Ronaldinho’s Queretaro debut by scoring the winner for Tigres, Sacha Kljestan saw time in the UEFA Champions League and more in the Americans Abroad midweek action. Continue reading »

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Sources: MLS to unveil new logo on Thursday

MLS will unveil its new logo in New York City on Thursday, sources have told SBI. Continue reading »

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Curtin remains in coaching limbo as Union continue playoff push

With the Seattle Sounders winning the U.S. Open Cup final, Jim Curtin missed out on a big chance to strengthen his case to be the Philadelphia Union’s head coach on a permanent basis. Continue reading »

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Dynamic Dempsey-Martins partnership proves to be difference in Open Cup

Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins continued to make the case that they are the current best forward tandem in MLS with their showing in the U.S. Open Cup final. Continue reading »

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Seattle Sounders 3, Philadelphia Union 1: US Open Cup Final Highlights

Highlights from the Seattle Sounders’ 3-1 extra-time win over the Philadelphia Union in the 2014 U.S. Open Cup final. Continue reading »

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Dempsey, Martins combine to lift Sounders to fourth US Open Cup title

Clint Dempsey and Obafemi Martins scored in extra time to push the Seattle Sounders past the Philadelphia Union in the 2014 U.S. Open Cup final. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Goal of the Week: Blas Perez

FC Dallas forward Blas Perez won SBI’s MLS Goal of the Week award for his unintentional but incredible strike from a tight angle in Week 27. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Save of the Week: Bill Hamid

D.C. United’s Bill Hamid won SBI’s MLS Save of the Week award for his superb one-handed denial on Thierry Henry’s point-blank effort in Week 27. Continue reading »

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