Category Archives: International Soccer

SBI World Cup Man of the Match: Mario Götze

Mario Götze scored the lone goal of the FIFA World Cup Final, earning him the SBI World Cup Man of the Match award. Continue reading »

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Germany ousts Argentina in extra time for fourth World Cup title

A Mario Götze wonder strike in the second period of extra time gave Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final Continue reading »

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World Cup Final: A Look Ahead

After a thrilling 30 days of soccer, the World Cup final is upon us, with both Germany and Argentina bidding for eternal glory. Continue reading »

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Brazil ends World Cup in free fall as Netherlands rolls in third place game

Brazil was unable to save face in the match for third place of the World Cup, continuing their free fall as the Netherlands netted an easy win. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Brazil look to save face when they take on the Netherlands in the much-maligned third-placed game at the 2014 World Cup. Continue reading »

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Germany, Argentina dominate World Cup award nominations

Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer were among the leading nominees announced for the World Cup awards. Finalists were chosen for Golden Ball, Golden Glove and Best Young Player awards on Friday. Continue reading »

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Report: USMNT lining up Rep. of Ireland friendly

The U.S. Men’s National Team is reportedly setting up a friendly match against the Republic of Ireland in November. 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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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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Argentina down Netherlands in penalties to book place in World Cup Final

Argentine are heading to the World Cup final after holding off the Netherlands, 4-2, in a penalty kick shootout after 120 minutes of scoreless drama. Continue reading »

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Netherlands vs. Argentina: Your Running Commentary

Arjen Robben and the Netherlands are hoping to set up a massive meeting in the World Cup final with Germany when they face Argentina in Sao Paulo in the semifinals. 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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