Category Archives: Mexican Soccer

Friday Kickoff: Blatter calls Qatar World Cup a mistake; Messi agrees to restructured Barca deal; and more

Sepp Blatter has revealed for the first that that he believes it was “a mistake” to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup. Lionel Messi has received an improved contract from Barcelona. Continue reading »

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Liga MX Clausura Final: A Look Ahead

By DANIEL PRICE Club Leon and Pachuca go head-to-head Thursday in the first leg of the Liga MX 2014 Clausura final. The second leg will take place on Sunday evening. Leon were lucky to finish eighth in the regular season … Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Clubs lining up for Di Maria; Peralta moves to América; and more

Real Madrid are considering selling Angel Di Maria this summer, and clubs from Arsenal and Man City to PSG and AS Monaco are lining up €40 million bids for the Argentine. Continue reading »

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Liga MX Semifinals: A Look Back

By DANIEL PRICE For the first time since the 2009 Clausura, Pachuca have made it to the Liga MX finals. Santos Laguna exited the Liguilla after being unable to overturn Pachuca’s first leg advantage on Saturday evening. Pachuca won their … Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

Manchester City need a win or a draw at home against West Ham United to take home the English Premier League title on Championship Sunday. Elsewhere, the three La Liga title contenders are in action in Spain. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Lille fight for their Champions League hopes Saturday with a home Ligue 1 match against Paris Saint-Germain, who recently clinched another domestic title in France. Continue reading »

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Report: Beasley eyeing move to MLS after World Cup

DaMarcus Beasley is reportedly looking to leave Puebla FC in Mexico and join Major League Soccer in the United States. Continue reading »

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Chicharito, Marquez, Dos Santos highlight Mexico’s World Cup squad

El Tri manager Miguel Herrera has selected a strong squad full of high-profile names for the 2014 World Cup, including Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez and Rafa Marquez. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Blatter intends to run for fifth term; Costa, Pepe carrying injuries; and more

Sepp Blatter has again hinted that he will run for a fifth term as FIFA president in the upcoming elections in 2015. Continue reading »

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Liga MX Semifinals: A Look Ahead

By DANIEL PRICE The Liga MX semifinals start on Wednesday evening, with Club Leon facing Toluca and Santos Laguna playing Pachuca. Of the two games, Leon vs Toluca is arguably the more entertaining. The matchup sees the reigning champions face … Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Messi asks Barca for Aguero; Rodgers to remain at Liverpool; and more

Lionel Messi has reportedly asked Barcelona to try and sign Sergio Aguero this summer before Messi signs a new contract. Continue reading »

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Liga MX Quarterfinals: A Look Back

By DANIEL PRICE Reigning champions Club Leon hope to become the first Liga MX team to win both the Apertura and Clausura championships in a single season, and their dreams remain on track after they beat league winners Cruz Azul … Continue reading »

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