Category Archives: European Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: Pique apologizes for clash with police; Wenger clarifies Ozil injury; and more

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has apologized following a run-in with local police. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Albania, Serbia to face UEFA discipline; Thiago re-injures knee; and more

UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Albania and Serbia after a melee broke out among players and fans in Belgrade at a Euro 2016 qualifier. Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

The German National Team look to rebound after a surprising loss to Poland when they host the Republic of Ireland in Euro 2016 qualifying, among nine Euro 2016 qualification matches on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Neymar scores four in Brazilian rout; Suarez denies racist past; and more

Neymar scored all four goals for Brazil in their 4-0 friendly victory over Japan, moving up to 40 goals all time for the Selecao. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Buffon offers no sympathy to Totti; Sterling responds to critics; and more

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has revealed that he has no sympathy for Francesco Totti after the Roma star hinted at perceived bias towards Juventus Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Mexico tops Honduras; Del Bosque backs Costa, Casillas; and more

Mexico topped Honduras, 2-0, behind goals from Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez and Oswaldo Alanis. Continue reading »

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