Category Archives: European Soccer

Friday Kickoff: Neymar to miss time with ankle sprain; Balotelli set for medical; and more

Barcelona forward Neymar picked up a left ankle sprain in Thursday’s training session. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Balotelli close to shock Liverpool move; Di Maria, Khedira reject extensions; and more

Liverpool and AC Milan have reportedly agreed on a fee of around €20 million to sign controversial forward Mario Balotelli, while Angel Di Maria and Sami Khedira could be leaving Real Madrid soon. Continue reading »

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Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

The final round of UEFA Champions League qualifying continues with Zenit FC taking on Standard Liege and Celtic facing Maribor. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Barcelona transfer ban upheld; Di Maria looking to stay at Real Madrid; and more

FIFA have upheld a transfer ban that will force Barcelona to sit out the next two transfer windows. Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

Tuesday’s action has something for everyone, as the UEFA Champions League returns, the CONCACAF Champions League resumes, and more. Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Man United land Rojo; Dunga announces Brazil squad for U.S.-based friendlies, and more

Marcos Rojo has secured a move to Manchester United, with Sporting CP receiving Nani in return for a season-long loan. Continue reading »

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Cesar to sign with Benfica after leaving QPR by mutual consent

Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar has left QPR by mutual consent and signed with Portuguese side Benfica. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Suarez remorseful about bite; Bayern without Schweinsteiger; and more

Luis Suarez faced the Barcelona media for the first time since his signing, telling the press he was remorseful for his bite at the World Cup. Continue reading »

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Monday Ticker: Chelsea cruise past Burnley; Barcelona overwhelm Leon; and more

Chelsea trailed early but three unanswered goals created by architect Cesc Fabregas led Chelsea to their first win of the 2014/2015 EPL season. Continue reading »

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Soccer Monday: Your Running Commentary

Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea kickoff their 2014-15 Premier League season with a meeting with Burnley at Turf Moor. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Dunga discusses Neymar’s star status; Sturridge says Liverpool are better without Suarez; and more

Brazil manager Dunga insists Neymar cannot be a true star until he wins a World Cup. Continue reading »

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Saturday Rewind: Arsenal win late, Man United drop opener, and more

Aaron Ramsey’s stoppage-time winner lifted Arsenal to an opening day victory, while Manchester United suffered a season-opening loss at Old Trafford, falling to Swansea in one of the day’s bigger surprises. Here is a rundown of Saturday’s action in Europe. Continue reading »

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