Category Archives: South American Soccer

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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Wednesday Kickoff: Khedira, Schweinsteiger back in training; Tottenham appoint Pochettino; and more

Germany National Team head coach Joachim Löw received a huge boost as both Sami Khedira and Bastian Schweinsteiger returned to full training. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Ronaldo, Costa travel to Lisbon; PSG close in on Luiz; and more

Both Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa have traveled to Lisbon for the UEFA Champions League final and look fit to play in the match. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Suarez injures knee ahead of World Cup; Kroos could leave Bayern; and more

Uruguay have suffered a scare after Luis Suarez underwent an operation on his meniscus, leaving his participating in the World Cup in some doubt. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Costa likely to miss UCL Final; Toure could leave Man City; and more

Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa is looking very unlikely to be fit for the UEFA Champions League final in Lisbon after suffering a grade one hamstring strain. Continue reading »

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