Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Switzerland opens criminal proceedings against FIFA

The Swiss Office of the Attorney General announced they’ve opened criminal proceedings against FIFA against unknown individuals related to the 2018/2022 World Cup selection process. Continue reading »

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FIFA officials arrested on corruptions charges filed by U.S. federal court

FIFA officials were arrested by Swiss authorities with a plan to extradite them to the U.S. to be tried on corruption charges. CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb is among those charged, though Sepp Blatter is not. Continue reading »

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Video: All 100 of Chris Wondolowski’s MLS regular season goals

Chris Wondolowski scored a penalty kick to achieve a century of goals in Major League Soccer’s regular season. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Benitez in line to replace Ancelotti; Mata, Herrera, Costa left off Spain squad; and more

Carlo Ancelotti’s agent believes that current Napoli manager Rafa Benitez will be the next Real Madrid manager. Continue reading »

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U.S. U-20s Canouse injured in training, will miss FIFA U-20 World Cup

Russell Canouse has been ruled out of the FIFA U-20 World Cup with an ankle injury and has been replaced on the U.S. U-20 roster by Conor Donovan. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Xavi confirms Barcelona departure; Sterling’s agent hits out at Liverpool; and more

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez announced at a press conference that he’s leaving the club this summer to sign with Qatari club Al-Sadd. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, South American Soccer | 23 Comments

Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Arsenal can secure a place in the group stage of next year’s UEFA Champions League with a win over Sunderland, and Juventus face Lazio in the Coppa Italia final. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Your Running Commentary | 4 Comments

Report: U.S. U-23 forward Alfred Koroma training with Eintracht Frankfurt

U.S. U-23 MNT forward Alfred Koroma Shams is reportedly training with Eintracht Frankfurt in Germany. Continue reading »

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