Author Archives: Marc Serber

Liga MX playoffs – quarterfinal round: A Look Ahead

Mexican league soccer returns this weekend with the start of the Apertura playoffs quarterfinal round, with a weary Club America having to take on a veteran Tigres UANL side. Continue reading »

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NASL Ticker: Scorpions name Marcina full-time head coach; FC Edmonton signs new striker; and more

By MARC SERBER After reportedly sifting through more than 200 candidates, the San Antonio Scorpions have decided to give Alen Marcina the head coaching job on a full-time basis. Marcina took over for San Antonio on an interim basis following … Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Der Klassiker is the talk of the weekend as German giants Bayern Munich visit Borussia Dortmund in one of the season’s most anticipated matches, while Everton renew pleasantries with Liverpool in the Merseyside derby. Continue reading »

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UEFA Qualifying Preview: France has it all to do against Ukraine as second leg approaches

By MARC SERBER In order to make amends for its disastrous and laughable campaign in 2010, France must make history by becoming the first ever UEFA national side to overturn a 2-0 deficit in its home leg versus Ukraine. After … Continue reading »

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CAF qualifying rewind: Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Cameroon are through to the World Cup

Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Cameroon are all through to the 2014 World Cup, with two more places remaining for African sides in Brazil next summer. Continue reading »

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NASL/USLPRO Ticker: OKC team named named Energy FC; Ayoze signs Cosmos extension; and more

Oklahoma City’s USL Pro franchise renamed themselves OKC Energy FC at an event this week, while the New York Cosmos inked Ayoze to a contract extension. Continue reading »

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