Author Archives: Daniel Karell

Tuesday Kickoff: Real Madrid consider extending Chicharito; Bayern interested in Gündoğan; and more

Javier Hernandez’s recent improvement in form has forced Real Madrid to contemplate keeping Chicharito in Madrid beyond June 30. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 9 Comments

Thursday Kickoff: Bayern confident of Guardiola extension; Henderson signs new contract; and more

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge is confident that manager Pep Guardiola will stay at Bayern Munich for the long term. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | 2 Comments

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 »

Posted in Americans Abroad, Featured, U.S. Soccer, U.S. Under-17 National Team, U.S. Youth National Teams | 3 Comments

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 »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, South American Soccer | Comments Off on Thursday Kickoff: Cavani prefers PSG; River Plate advance in Copa Libertadores; and more

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 »

Posted in European Soccer, Featured, Uncategorized | 15 Comments

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 »

Posted in Featured, FIFA, U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer | 50 Comments

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 »

Posted in CONCACAF Champions League, European Soccer, Featured, Mexican Soccer, South American Soccer | 18 Comments

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 »

Posted in U.S. Men's National Team, U.S. Soccer | Comments Off on USMNT vs. Switzerland: Behind the Scenes