Author Archives: Ryan Tolmich

FIFA Medical Committee proposes new concussion protocol

After several high-profile incidents at this summer’s World Cup, FIFA’s medical committee have proposed a new concussion protocol. Continue reading »

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MLS Ticker: Olsen handed new contract, Torres called up by Mexico again, and more

D.C. United announced Monday that the club and head coach Ben Olsen had agreed to a new multi-year contract extension. Continue reading »

Posted in International Soccer, Major League Soccer, Mexican Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- D.C. United, MLS- Toronto FC | 7 Comments

Monday Evening Ticker: Qatar official responds to critics; Debuchy out three months; and more

Despite claims to the contrary, Qatar 2022 communications director Nasser Al Khater insists that cooling technology will work as expected. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, FIFA World Cup, International Soccer | 24 Comments

SBI MLS Rookie of the Week: Harrison Shipp

Chicago Fire rookie Harrison Shipp picked up an assist in the Fire’s 3-3 draw with D.C. United, earning him SBI MLS Rookie of the Week honors. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Player of the Week: Bradley Wright-Phillips

Bradley Wright-Phillips scored a hat-trick to lead the New York Red Bulls over the Seattle Sounders by a 4-1 scoreline, earning himself SBI MLS Player of the Week. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: FIFA exec doubts Qatar will keep World Cup; EPL managers trade insults; and more

FIFA executive board member Theo Zwanziger believes that the 2022 World Cup will be moved due to the overwhelming climate of Qatar. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer | 46 Comments

European Weekend Rewind: Lampard punishes Chelsea; Juve top Milan; and more

Frank Lampard’s late goal earned Manchester City a 1-1 draw with Chelsea Sunday at the Etihad. Continue reading »

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Wright-Phillips hat trick leads Red Bulls over Sounders

Bradley Wright-Phillips scored his third hat-trick of the season to lead the Red Bulls to a 4-1 victory over the visiting Seattle Sounders. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- New York Red Bulls, MLS- Seattle Sounders | 27 Comments

UEFA selects 13 host cities for Euro 2020, London’s Wembley Stadium to host final

UEFA have announced the 13 cities that will play host to the continent-wide Euro 2020. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer | 15 Comments

MLS Week 28: A Look Ahead

With just over a month remaining, the MLS playoff races are tightening with Week 28 boasting numerous clashes with postseason implications. Continue reading »

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Toni nets second-half brace as Sporting KC win CCL clash with Deportivo Saprissa

Winger Toni Dovale scored a pair of goals as Sporting Kansas City defeated Deportivo Saprissa 3-1 in CONCACAF Champions League action. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, MLS- Sporting Kansas City | 7 Comments

Garber touches on Chivas USA, Bradley comments and more at MLS logo reveal

Fresh offer revealing the league’s new logo, MLS commissioner Don Garber spoked about Chivas USA, Bruce Arena, Michael Bradley and more. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, Major League Soccer, MLS- Chivas USA, MLS- LA Galaxy, MLS- Miami, MLS- Toronto FC | 75 Comments