Category Archives: Confederations Cup

Tuesday Kickoff: Real Madrid and PSG name new managers; Cavani nears Chelsea move; and more

Carlo Ancelotti has been appointed as the next manager of Real Madrid, with just minutes later, Laurent Blanc being appointed at Paris Saint-Germain to take his place. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Guardiola introduced at Bayern Munich; Balotelli ruled out of semifinals; and more

Pep Guardiola was introduced on Monday as Bayern Munich manager, saying that he was ready for a new challenge and is ready to start his new job. Guardiola signed a three-year contract with the Bavarian club. Continue reading »

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Sunday Ticker: Spain, Uruguay advance in Confed Cup; England U-20s concede late to draw; and more

By DAN KARELL Italy’s consolation for their 4-2 defeat to Brazil on Saturday is a rematch of the 2012 European Championships final against Spain. The Spanish National Team comfortably went through to the knockout rounds of the Confederations Cup on … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

The Spanish national team will be back in action on Sunday as it takes on a Nigerian side that needs an upset and some help to stay alive in the Confederations Cup. Follow all of the day’s action here on SBI. Continue reading »

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Saturday Ticker: Brazil defeats Italy to win Group A; Mexico rebounds with win vs. Japan; and more

While Brazil continued its perfect start in the Confederations Cup with a 4-2 win over Italy, Mexico ended its winless slide with a 2-1 win over Japan to wrap up their stay in South America. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

A battle for Group A supremacy highlights this Soccer Saturday as Confederations Cup hosts Brazil face Italy. Follow all of the day’s action from Brazil and the U-20 World Cup in Turkey here on SBI. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Calls increase to halt Confederations Cup amid Brazil protests; Higuain closing in on Arsenal move; & more

Rioting in the Confederations Cup has taken one life, and FIFA, thought they deny it, are being asked to cancel the rest of the tournament. The Brazil organizing committee are even nervous that the World Cup could be moved to the U.S. or Italy. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

The 2013 Confederations Cup continues on Thursday with a lopsided Spain and Tahiti matchup and a battle between Uruguay and Nigeria. Continue reading »

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