Category Archives: International Soccer

Tuesday Kickoff: Ibrahimovic denies elbowing Alaba; Pogba set for extension; and more

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied that he intentionally elbowed David Alaba during Sweden’s 1-1 draw with Austria, claiming it was an accident. Continue reading »

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International Rewind: Spain crushes Macedonia; England tops Swiss on road; and more

Spain routed FYR Macedonia, 5-1, in their first competitive match since being ousted at the 2014 World Cup as UEFA Euro 2016 qualification continued. Continue reading »

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Monday Evening Ticker: Blatter discusses U.S.-hosted World Cup; Roma refute Benatia’s claims; and more

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has once again hinted at the possibility of the United States hosting a World Cup. Continue reading »

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Soccer Monday: Your Running Commentary

Euro 2016 qualifiers get back underway as England takes on Switzerland, Spain hosts Montenegro and more Continue reading »

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International Rewind: Portugal falls to Albania; Costa Rica, Panama play to draw; and more

Without Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal fell to underdog Albania by a 1-0 scoreline, giving them a shock start to their Euro 2016 qualification campaign. Continue reading »

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D.C. United sign Ghanaian international Inkoom

D.C. United have confirmed the signing of Ghanian right back Samuel Inkoom, who is immediately available for selection. Continue reading »

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Friday Ticker: Rossi out 4-5 months; Sturridge withdraws from England squad; and more

Giuseppe Rossi is set for another extended layoff following a third knee surgery, this time repairing his meniscus. Continue reading »

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This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Brazil return to the field for the first time since their World Cup humiliation to take on Colombia in Miami, while Euro 2016 qualification kicks off on This Weekend’s Soccer on TV. Continue reading »

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International Rewind: Italy surges past Dutch; France tops Spain; and more

Italy helped ring in the Guus Hiddink era by beating the Dutch, France topped Spain, Belgian topped Australia, and more. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

By CARL SETTERLUND If you are a country over club soccer fan, Thursday’s action is just for you. Thursday’s slate┬áhas 12 international friendlies, including a pair of fixtures involving traditional European superpowers going head-to-head this afternoon. World Cup semifinalist Netherlands … Continue reading »

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USMNT 1, Czech Republic 0: Match Highlights

The U.S. Men’s National Team defeated the Czech Republic for the first time, 1-0, at the Generali Arena in Prague. Continue reading »

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Bedoya’s goal, Rimando’s saves lead USMNT past Czech Republic

Alejandro Bedoya’s first-half goal, and a flurry of Nick Rimando saves in the second half, helped lead the U.S. Men’s National Team to a 1-0 win vs. Czech Republic. Continue reading »

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