Category Archives: South American Soccer

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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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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