Category Archives: Confederations Cup

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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Thursday Kickoff: Italy tops Japan in seven-goal thriller; Neymar puts on a show in Brazil victory; and more

In a back and forth affair, Italy came back from two goals down to top Japan, 4-3, at the Arena Pernambucano in Recife at the Confederations Cup in Brazil. Continue reading »

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Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Brazil takes on Mexico in a re-match of last year’s Olympic final at the Confederations Cup. Continue reading »

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