Category Archives: European Soccer

Evening Ticker: Barcelona denied bid for Pogba; Blind appointed Netherlands manager; and more

Barcelona’s bid for Paul Pogba is rejected, but it signs Arda Turan, Danny Blind replaces Guus Hiddink as Netherlands manager and more this Wednesday. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Blatter has ‘clear conscience’ over corruption charges; Barca eye long-term Pogba deal; and more

Sepp Blatter maintains a “clear conscience” despite the corruption charges against him, while Barcelona are eying the signing of Paul Pogba for the 2016-17 season. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Warner hires lawyer to fight extradition; Man United bid for Ramos; and more

Jack Warner has hired one of the United Kingdom’s top lawyers to fight his extradition, while Manchester United has made a major bid for Sergio Ramos. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Spanish federation challenges 2022 winter World Cup; Jara suspended from Copa America; and more

The Spanish federation has challenged FIFA’s ruling of a winter World Cup, while Chile’s Gonzalo Jara has earned a three-game suspension as details of his incident with Edinson Cavani have come to light. Continue reading »

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Saturday Ticker: Tevez returns to Boca; Jackson Martinez trades Porto for Atleti; and more

Carlos Tevez has completed a move back to Argentina with giants Boca Juniors, while Colombian striker Jackson Martinez confirmed he will join Atletico Madrid. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Blatter states he did not resign; Mainz to sell Chile’s Jara after Copa America incident; and more

Sepp Blatter has quizzically denied his resignation, while Mainz is looking to sell Gonzalo Jara after the Chile defender’s incident at the Copa America. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Vidal to face additional charges; Boca Juniors nearing Tevez announcement; and more

Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal could face additional charges for threatening an officer, while Boca Juniors hope to lock down the signing of Carlos Tevez. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Firmino signs with Liverpool; Turan, Griezmann linked with EPL moves; and more

Liverpool have completed the signing of Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino, reportedly signing him to a five-year contract on a £29 million transfer including add-ons. Continue reading »

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