Category Archives: South American Soccer

Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Real Madrid have a chance for revenge against Borussia Dortmund when the two clubs meet in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals. Meanwhile, Chelsea visit France for a date with PSG. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Barca hit with FIFA transfer ban; Costa and Pique suffer injuries; and more

FIFA have fined and sanctioned Barcelona with a transfer ban for two consecutive windows for the illegal transfer and registration of multiple non-Spanish players under 18-years old. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Falcao optimistic over knee; Ibrahimovic rules out EPL move; and more

Radamel Falcao is cautiously optimistic that his serious knee injury will heal in time for him to return for the World Cup. Continue reading »

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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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