Category Archives: South American Soccer

Friday Kickoff: Suarez appeal heard at CAS; Martino to be next Argentina coach; and more

Luis Suarez’s appeal against his FIFA ban will be heard at the CAS on Friday and Gerardo Martino is set to be named Argentine National Team head coach. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: PSG call off pursuit of Di Maria; Vermaelen could leave Arsenal; and more

Paris Saint-Germain have pulled out of the running for Angel Di Maria due to Financial Fair Play considerations and Di Maria’s high price tag. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Man City interested in Falcao; Knee issue holding up Vidal transfer; and more

Manchester City have joined the race to sign AS Monaco forward Radamel Falcao, hoping to raise funds for the signing by selling Stevan Jovetic. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Van Gaal to decide squad following U.S. tour; Falcao scores vs. Arsenal; and more

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal will decide a number of players futures after the club returns to England this week. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: San Lorenzo in Libertadores final; Everton make record signing; and more

San Lorenzo has booked a place in the Copa Libertadores final for the first time in club history, after defeating Bolivar, 5-1, on aggregate. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Toure commits to Man City; Bayern interested in Khedira; and more

Yaya Toure has committed his future to Manchester City after returning home from the World Cup, and Bayern Munich enter the race for Sami Khedira Continue reading »

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Monday Evening Ticker: Ronaldinho leaves Mineiro; Messi tax trial gets go ahead; and more

Brazilian star Ronaldinho has parted ways with Atletico Minero after signing an extension just this past January. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Rodriguez completes move to Real Madrid; Dunga to be next Brazil coach; and more

World Cup sensation James Rodriguez has completed a deal with Real Madrid, signing a six-year contract with the UEFA Champions League winners. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: Kroos set to sign for Real Madrid; Liverpool want increased bid for Suarez; and more

Toni Kroos is set to depart Bayern Munich this summer, with Real Madrid reportedly ready to unload €25 million for the German international. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: UEFA won’t back Blatter; Pirlo extends contract; and more

UEFA officials have told Sepp Blatter that they are not in favor of him continuing his FIFA presidency in the next elections in 2015. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Wenger signs new Arsenal deal; Barcelona linked with Koke; and more

Arsene Wenger has decided to finally sign a new contract, remaining at Arsenal through the end of the 2016/2017 season. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Natal stadium still under construction; Mexico trounces Israel; and more

FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke revealed on Wednesday that the Arena Das Dunas in Natal is still under construction and is in a “race against time” to finish in two weeks. Continue reading »

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