Author Archives: Ives Galarcep

PSG lands Barcelona, Madrid derby rematch in UCL quarterfinal draw

A pair of headliner match-ups featuring La Liga sides will be the marquee clashes of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals after Friday’s draw. Continue reading »

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SBI MLS Best XI (Week 2)

A trio of San Jose Earthquakes, led by Chris Wondolowski, joined NYCFC star David Villa in the SBI MLS Best XI for Week Two. Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 197 (Recapping MLS Week 2, Talking USMNT Gold Cup draw, and more)

Co-hosts Garrett Cleverly and Ives Galarcep break down all of the past weekend’s MLS action, and discusses the USMNT’s path in the World Cup, and more. Continue reading »

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U.S. Under-17s vs. Jamaica: SBI Live Commentary

The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team takes on Jamaica in a winner-take-all showdown on Under-17 World Cup qualifying. Join SBI for live commentary on tonight’s match. Continue reading »

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MLS Week 2 (Sunday): SBI Live Commentary

New York City FC makes its Yankee Stadium debut tonight, while the Portland TImbers and LA Galaxy renew their rivalry on this MLS Sunday. Join SBI as we provide commentary on all the action. Continue reading »

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Soccer Sunday: Your Running Commentary

  By IVES GALARCEP With the top three teams in the English Premier League having pulled away from the pack, the race for the fourth and final UEFA Champions League place is shaping up to be a stacked one. Manchester … Continue reading »

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Crew cruise to home-opening win as controversial red card dooms TFC

A controversial red card issued to Toronto FC’s Justin Morrow just before halftime proved too much for TFC to overcome against an impressive-looking Columbus Crew side on Saturday. Continue reading »

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Dubious penalty call helps RSL salvage draw vs. Union

Some unfortunate deflections appeared ready to doom RSL to defeat, but a questionably penalty call late in the match helped RSL salvage a draw vs. the Philadelphia Union. Continue reading »

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