Author Archives: Daniel Karell

U.S. U-17 defender Danny Barbir signs with West Brom

U.S. U-17 MNT defender Danny Barbir signed his first professional contract on Friday with West Bromwich Albion after more than a year in the club’s academy. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Cavani prefers PSG; River Plate advance in Copa Libertadores; and more

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani has stated his preference is to remain in Paris this summer and not depart the club, despite transfer speculation that he could leave. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: UEFA receive All-Star Game proposal; Man City ready for summer sales; and more

UEFA have received a proposal to hold a North vs. South All-Star Game that could place Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the same team for the first time. Continue reading »

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USMNT jumps 5 places to No. 27 in latest FIFA Rankings

The U.S. Men’s National Team advanced five places in FIFA’s latest world rankings, jumping up to No. 27 on the charts. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Wilshere not for sale; Club America advances to CCL final; and more

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has ruled out selling midfielder Jack Wilshere this summer, despite reported interest from Manchester City. Continue reading »

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USMNT vs. Switzerland: Behind the Scenes

Here’s a closer look at what went on behind the scenes before, during, and after the U.S. Men’s National Team’s trip to Switzerland for a friendly match in Zurich. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Tevez, Schweinsteiger, Luiz out injured; Brazilian starlet headed for England; and more

Carlos Tevez, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and David Luiz are among a handful of key players for big clubs in Europe that have been ruled out for mid-week matches. Continue reading »

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SBI NASL Season Preview: Indy Eleven

Coming off an up and down year in their first season as a club, Indy Eleven is confident that they can take a step forward in year No. 2 in the NASL Continue reading »

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