Category Archives: European Soccer

Wednesday Kickoff: Arsenal agree Khedira fee; Allegri appointed Juventus coach; and more

Arsenal are on the cusp of signing German international midfielder Sami Khedira, after agreeing a transfer fee with Real Madrid, while Max Allegri has been appointed as Juventus’ new manager. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: Conte resigns from Juventus; Costa officially joins Chelsea; and more

Antonio Conte has resigned at Juventus after three seasons in charge, and Diego Costa is officially a Chelsea player, signing a five-year contract. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: German squad given heroes welcome; Ribery returns to training; and more

Nearly half a million fans lined the streets of Berlin as the German National Team was given a heroes welcome for winning the World Cup. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Scolari resigns; Rodriguez nearing Real Madrid move; and more

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has handed in his resignation after Brazil finished a disappointing fourth at the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Barcelona confirm Suarez transfer; Inzaghi backs Balotelli; and more

Luis Suarez has completed a transfer worth a reported €81 million to FC Barcelona, signing a five-year contract pending a medical. Continue reading »

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Report: Onyewu won’t return to Sheffield Wednesday

Oguchi Onyewu will be looking for a new club again after talks between his representatives and Sheffield Wednesday broke down, according to a report. Continue reading »

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Evening Ticker: Sanchez signs with Arsenal; Suarez’s Barcelona move a ‘done deal’; and more

Alexis Sanchez has completed a reported £35 million move to Arsenal, joining the club after three seasons with FC Barcelona. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Scolari accepts blame; Bayern introduce Lewandowski; and more

In the aftermath of Brazil’s shocking 7-1 defeat to Germany, manager Luis Felipe Scolari has accepted blame for the result, calling it the worst day in his life. Continue reading »

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