Author Archives: Franco Panizo

Mexico 4, U-18 USMNT 3: Match Highlights

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Report: Chandler making progress, hopes to be back in action for Nurnberg next week

Timmy Chandler returned to doing some work with a ball at FC Nurnberg practice earlier this week, and he is hoping to make his official return to the club next weekend. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Ticker: Arsenal battle back to top West Ham, Ronaldo out for cup final, and more

Arsenal grabbed a much-needed 3-1 win vs. West Ham United, Cristiano Ronaldo was ruled out of Wednesday’s Copa del Rey final against Barcelona, and more news from around the world of soccer. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, CONCACAF Champions League, European Soccer, Featured | 11 Comments

MLS Disciplinary Committee fines Crew’s Gonzalez for embellishment

photo by Michael Burns/ By FRANCO PANIZO Giancarlo Gonzalez’s embellishment late on Sunday has not gone unpunished. The MLS Disciplinary Committee announced on Tuesday that it has fined Gonzalez an undisclosed amount for trying to dupe match officials into thinking … Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

Tuesday’s slate is filled with interesting matches, including Arsenal-West Ham United in Premiership play and Cruz Azul-Toluca in the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League finals. Continue reading »

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Cahill, Armando available for Red Bulls-Union showdown

photo by Robin Alam/ By FRANCO PANIZO HARRISON, N.J. — The New York Red Bulls will not be at full health on Wednesday, but they will be pretty close to it. Midfielder Tim Cahill and centerback Armando are set to … Continue reading »

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U-20 USMNT kicks off Dallas Cup with pair of wins

By FRANCO PANIZO The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team is off to a dream start at the Dr Pepper Dallas Cup. A day after securing a 3-2 win over Argentine club River Plate, the U.S. blanked German side Eintracht Frankfurt, … Continue reading »

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Report: Royal Caribbean form organization to oppose Beckham’s proposed PortMiami stadium

Royal Caribbean Cruises has rounded up some allies to form an organization to oppose David Beckham’s desired soccer-specific stadium in PortMiami, according to a report from the Miami Herald. Continue reading »

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