Category Archives: European Soccer

Wednesday Kickoff: Prandelli steps down; Lugano calls Chiellini a ‘coward’; and more

After a disastrous World Cup campaign, Italy head coach Cesare Prandelli has tendered his resignation from the post, despite recently signing a two-year extension. Continue reading »

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Must-See Video: Suarez bites Chiellini during final Group D match

FIFA will investigate an incident from Uruguay’s 1-0 victory over Italy where Luis Suarez appeared to bite Giorgio Chiellini. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Man United close in on Herrera; Barca make Kroos offer; and more

Manchester United are finalizing the €36 million transfer signing of Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera, a year after the club failed to sign the Spaniard. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Ghana FA deny match-fixing claims; Messi handed tax bill; and more

The Ghanian FA have denied claims of match-fixing, and have filed a police complaint against two individuals who were trying to defraud them. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Xavi to leave Barcelona; Suarez calls win “a dream”; and more

Xavi Hernandez looks to be on his way out of Barcelona, ending his 23-year-stay with the club. Luis Suarez called Uruguay’s win over England, “a dream.” Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Suarez fit to face England; Barca make Higuain offer; and more

Luis Suarez has declared himself “100 percent” fit to face England at the World Cup, and his coach is prepared to start him despite calling it a “gamble.” Continue reading »

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EPL releases fixture list for 2014/2015 season

The English Premier League released their fixture list for the 2014/2015 season, which includes some big matches in the first month of the season. Continue reading »

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Report: Brooks draws interest from EPL clubs

John Brooks is reportedly drawing transfer interest from five teams in the English Premier League including Everton and Newcastle. Continue reading »

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