Category Archives: South American Soccer

Monday Kickoff: Valdes to miss World Cup; River Plate tops Boca; and more

Barcelona goalkeeper Victor Valdes will miss the World Cup and may be done with his club, too. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Hiddink returns as Netherlands manager, PSG mull Oscar bid; and more

The Netherlands have appointed former manager Guus Hiddink on a two-year contract to take over the Dutch National Team following the World Cup. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

Aron Johannsson and AZ Alkmaar taking on Ajax in the KNVB Cup semifinals is just one of the interesting match-ups on tap for Thursday. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: UEFA adopt Nations League; Chelsea advance interest in Costa; and more

UEFA have confirmed the creation of a “UEFA Nations League” that will replace friendly matches starting in 2018 and will run parallel to World Cup and Euro Cup qualifying. Continue reading »

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Must-See Own Goal: Izaldo

By FRANCO PANIZO Own goals are embarrassing enough, but Brazilian player Izaldo’s recent one might be as bad (or hilarious) as it gets. Izaldo recently scored an own goal for second division Brazilian club Nautico and the manner in which … Continue reading »

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Wednesday Evening Ticker: Valdes suffers torn ACL; Real Madrid falls again; and more

Victor Valdes’ season ended on Wednesday night as he suffered a torn ACL in his right knee. Meanwhile Real Madrid couldn’t shake their El Clasico hangover after losing to Sevilla. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: World Cup venue in financial trouble; Prandelli extends with Italy; and more

The mayor of Porto Alegre, one of the World Cup host cities, says that if a financial vote is not passed then the Estadio Beira-Rio will not host World Cup matches. Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

The world will be watching the Santiago Bernabeu this Soccer Sunday as Real Madrid and Barcelona square off for another installment of the fierce El Clasico rivalry. Follow at the action here on SBI. Continue reading »

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