Category Archives: Confederations Cup

USMNT to host Mexico at Rose Bowl for Confederations Cup playoff

The U.S. Men’s National Team will take on Mexico at the Rose Bowl in October’s Confederations Cup playoff. Continue reading »

Posted in CONCACAF, Confederations Cup, Featured, Mexican Soccer, U.S. Men's National Team | 88 Comments

Monday Kickoff: Brazil takes Confederations Cup crown; Barcelona push for PSG’s Silva; and more

Neymar and Brazil stormed to victory over 10-man Spain, 3-0, as they showed the world that Brazil means business ahead of next summer’s World Cup Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, South American Soccer | 44 Comments

Saturday Ticker: Egypt eliminates England from U-20 World Cup; Prandelli questions worth of third-place match; and more

England has crashed out of its second straight youth tournament without a victory after losing 2-0 to Egypt in the FIFA Under-20 World Cup. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, European Soccer, Featured, FIFA, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 6 Comments

This Weekend’s Soccer on TV

Spain takes on Brazil in the Confederations Cup final, highlighting This Weekend’s Soccer on TV Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, Featured, Soccer on TV, Under-20 World Cup | 4 Comments

Thursday Evening Ticker: Spain downs Italy in PKs; four nations progress to U-20 World Cup knockout round; and more

Spain defeated Italy, 7-6, on penalty kicks in a tense match in Fortaleza, Brazil in the Confederations Cup semifinals to earn a place in the final at the Maracana on Sunday. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 34 Comments

Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

Spain take on Italy in a re-match of last year’s European Cup final, where Spain took home the trophy and sent Italy home. Winner of Thursday’s Confederations Cup match meets Brazil in the final. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, Featured, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup, Your Running Commentary | 10 Comments

Wednesday Evening Ticker: Brazil advances to Confederations Cup final; Tevez introduced at Juve; and more

Brazil punched its ticket to the Confederations Cup final Wednesday with a dramatic 2-1 win over South American rivals Uruguay. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, European Soccer, Featured, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 18 Comments

Confederations Cup: Brazil vs Uruguay (Your Running Commentary)

Brazil and Uruguay meet in the Confederations Cup semifinals with a place in the final, and local bragging rights, on the line. Continue reading »

Posted in Confederations Cup, Featured, International Soccer | 21 Comments