Category Archives: European Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: Blatter holds emergency meeting; Benitez to leave Napoli; and more

FIFA president Sepp Blatter held an emergency meeting with the heads of all six FIFA confederations as they try to deal with the fall-out of the latest FIFA scandal. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Ticker: Sevilla repeats as Europa league champs; agent claims Balotelli will stay at Liverpool; and more

Dnipro fought hard before finally succumbing to Sevilla by a scoreline of 3-2 in Warsaw, while Mino Railoa is confident his client will remain with Liverpool. Continue reading »

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Europa League Final Preview: Sevilla, Dnipro set to square off in Warsaw

Though the Europe League is often sneered upon as a trap for ambitious clubs on the rise, it also provides the chance at a trophy, prize money and a coveted Champions League place. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: FIFA election to go on as scheduled; Kane commits to Tottenham; and more

FIFA insists that Friday’s presidential election will go on as scheduled, while Harry Kane has restated his commitment to Tottenham. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Benitez in line to replace Ancelotti; Mata, Herrera, Costa left off Spain squad; and more

Carlo Ancelotti’s agent believes that current Napoli manager Rafa Benitez will be the next Real Madrid manager. Continue reading »

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Monday Ticker: Ancelotti fired; Norwich City wins EPL promotion playoff; and more

Real Madrid failed to win any trophies this season and Carlo Ancelotti paid the price for that failure as Real Madrid announced his dismissal on Monday. Continue reading »

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European Weekend Review: Hull City relegated; Valencia claim UCL spot; and more

Hull City were relegated from the Premier League, while Borussia Dortmund missed out on European soccer. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Blatter compares himself to mountain goat; Queretaro, Santos Laguna to meet in final; and more

Sepp Blatter compared his endurance to that of a mountain goat, while Queretaro and Santos Laguna booked places in the Liga MX Clausura final. Continue reading »

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