Category Archives: Confederations Cup

Monday Kickoff: Brazil takes Confederations Cup crown; Barcelona push for PSG’s Silva; and more

Neymar and Brazil stormed to victory over 10-man Spain, 3-0, as they showed the world that Brazil means business ahead of next summer’s World Cup Continue reading »

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Saturday Ticker: Egypt eliminates England from U-20 World Cup; Prandelli questions worth of third-place match; and more

England has crashed out of its second straight youth tournament without a victory after losing 2-0 to Egypt in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup. Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Spain takes on Brazil in the Confederations Cup final, highlighting This Weekend’s Soccer on TV Continue reading »

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Thursday Evening Ticker: Spain downs Italy in PKs; four nations progress to U-20 World Cup knockout round; and more

Spain defeated Italy, 7-6, on penalty kicks in a tense match in Fortaleza, Brazil in the Confederations Cup semifinals to earn a place in the final at the Maracana on Sunday. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

Spain take on Italy in a re-match of last year’s European Cup final, where Spain took home the trophy and sent Italy home. Winner of Thursday’s Confederations Cup match meets Brazil in the final. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Evening Ticker: Brazil advances to Confederations Cup final; Tevez introduced at Juve; and more

Brazil punched its ticket to the Confederations Cup final Wednesday with a dramatic 2-1 win over South American rivals Uruguay. Continue reading »

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