Author Archives: Joey Samuel

Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Last season, Andre Villas Boas was fired after a lackluster spell as manager at Chelsea. This year, he has found a new home with Tottenham Hotspur, and today he gets the chance to exact revenge on the team that let … Continue reading »

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CONMEBOL WCQ: Messi leads Argentina to victory, Falcao propels Colombia, & more

After an hour of scoreless soccer between Argentina and Uruguay on Friday, Lionel Messi took matters into his own hands and led his country to victory. Messi opened the scoring in the 65th minute, playing a pass to Angel Di … Continue reading »

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College Soccer Rewind: Saint Louis tops VCU, Air Force upsets UNM again, & more

In Friday’s only matchup between two teams ranked in the SBI Top 25, some late heroics by a pair of Saint Louis players led the team to a dramatic double overtime victory. With No. 20 VCU leading 2-1 late in … Continue reading »

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Wondolowski nets hat trick as Earthquakes roll over Rapids to move step closer to Supporters Shield

Photo by ISIphotos.com Chris Wondolowski has been scoring goals at an amazing clip this season, and on Saturday night he bagged another three to help San Jose stay in the lead for the MLS Supporters' Shield. Wondolowski broke San Jose's … Continue reading »

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McInerney, Union down 10-man Revolution

Photo by ISIphotos.com By JOEY SAMUEL CHESTER, Pa. — Both the Philadelphia Union and the New England Revolution are already out of playoff contention in 2012. One of those teams is ending its season in style, though, while the other … Continue reading »

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MLS Match Day: Your Running Commentary

In a game with massive playoff implications, the New York Red Bulls will host the Chicago Fire today in a nationally-televised match. With the two teams tied for second place in the Eastern Conference, a playoff preview could be in … Continue reading »

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Must-See Goal: Santi Cazorla

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Saturday Ticker: Conte ban reduced, Cole goes on Twitter rant, and more

By JOEY SAMUEL Juventus are currently tied atop the Serie A as they look to defend their championship from 2011-12, and on Friday, the club received news that even further bolsters what has been an excellent start to the season. … Continue reading »

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KickTV: Top Five Moments from El Clasico

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A sneak peek at MLS36: Kyle Beckerman

Following tonight's game between the Los Angeles Galaxy and Real Salt Lake, NBC Sports Network will air the latest episode of MLS36, which gives viewers a look into what Major League Soccer players do for the 36 hours leading into … Continue reading »

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College Soccer Rewind: UNM upset by Air Force, Xavier downs St. Louis, and more

By JOEY SAMUEL Coming into this weekend, New Mexico was considered one of the top teams in the nation in college soccer. But after Friday night, that status is seriously in danger. With six minutes remaining in overtime of a … Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Photo by ISIphotos.com Manchester City have started the English Premier League season undefeated, winning three and drawing three in the first six games of the campaign, but they still find themselves four points away from league leaders Chelsea, who are … Continue reading »

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