Category Archives: South American Soccer

Monday Kickoff: Man United agree to Falcao loan; Chicharito joins Real Madrid; and more

Manchester United are set to make one more major signing this summer, with Radamel Falcao ready to move on-loan to Old Trafford. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Platini won’t run against Blatter; Rooney named England captain; and more

Michel Platini has announced he won’t run against Sepp Blatter in the upcoming FIFA elections, instead preferring to remain as UEFA president. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: AC Milan confirm Torres interest; Real Madrid make final push for Falcao; and more

Fernando Torres is the prime target of AC Milan, and the Italian side are in talks to acquire the Spanish international on loan. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Giroud could miss 3 months; Benatia set for Bayern move; and more

Arsenal have been handed an early-season blow as they’ve reportedly lost forward Olivier Giroud for three months due to a broken foot. Continue reading »

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Friday Ticker: Everton lose Barkley for 6-8 weeks; ter Stegen out with back injury; and more

Everton have suffered a huge blow ahead of the start of the season after losing Ross Barkley to a suspected knee injury. Continue reading »

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USMNT to host Ecuador in first stateside friendly since World Cup

The U.S. Men’s National Team will play Ecuador in October, marking the first match on home soil following the World Cup. Continue reading »

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New CONMEBOL president wants MLS sides in Copa Libertadores

CONMEBOL president Juan Angel Napout expressed interest in adding MLS sides to the Copa Libertadores Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: San Lorenzo win first Copa Libertadores; Martinez suffers serious injury; and more

San Lorenzo, 12-time Argentine champions, have won the Copa Libertadores for the first time in their history with a 1-0 victory (2-1 agg.) over Nacional of Paraguay. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: PSG’s Silva out for ‘several weeks’; Argentina appoint Martino; and more

PSG centerback Thiago Silva will miss “several weeks” after injuring his hamstring against Napoli. Continue reading »

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Report: USMNT’s rumored friendly with Colombia falls through

According to a report from SI.com, the U.S. Men’s National Team will not be playing Colombia in San Antonio on Sept. 9, after all. Continue reading »

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Monday Ticker: Klose retires from international play; Man City sign Mangala; and more

Miroslav Klose has announced his international retirement, ending a 13-year run with the German National Team. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Marseille head coach Marcelo Bielsa makes his Ligue 1 debut as Les Olympiens start off their season with a trip to Bastia. Continue reading »

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