Category Archives: World Cup Qualifying

Bradley, Egypt bow out of qualifying with win over Ghana

Bob Bradley and Egypt fell short of their goal of reaching the 2014 World Cup, bowing out of qualifying with a 2-1 win over Ghana on Tuesday that was not enough to erase the 6-1 defeat they suffered vs. the Black Stars in last month’s first leg. Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

From Portugal and Sweden’s World Cup qualifier to the friendly between the Netherlands and Colombia, there is no shortage of interesting soccer matches to watch on Tuesday. Continue reading »

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UEFA Qualifying Preview: France has it all to do against Ukraine as second leg approaches

By MARC SERBER In order to make amends for its disastrous and laughable campaign in 2010, France must make history by becoming the first ever UEFA national side to overturn a 2-0 deficit in its home leg versus Ukraine. After … Continue reading »

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CAF qualifying rewind: Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Cameroon are through to the World Cup

Nigeria, Ivory Coast, and Cameroon are all through to the 2014 World Cup, with two more places remaining for African sides in Brazil next summer. Continue reading »

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UEFA Qualifying Rewind: Ukraine, Portugal, and Greece all have the upper hand after first leg

Ukraine took a huge two-goal advantage into their second leg match with France with a 2-0 victory at home against Les Blues, while Portugal and Greece ran away as victors as well. Continue reading »

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UEFA Qualifying Preview: Portugal vs. Sweden highlights playoff round first-leg matches

Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo face off against Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Sweden to highlight the first leg of the UEFA World Cup qualification playoff round. Continue reading »

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