Category Archives: European Soccer

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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Evening Ticker: Neymar denies attacking referee; Cavani’s father arrested; and more

Cavani’s father is in trouble with the law, Neymar thinks nothing happened to warrant his suspension, and more in Tuesday evening’s news and notes. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: CONMEBOL can’t pay Copa America prize money; AC Milan chase PSG stars; and more

CONMEBOL will reportedly not be able to pay the winners of the 2015 Copa America their prize money due to frozen bank accounts in relation to the FBI’s investigation of FIFA, CONCACAF, and CONMEBOL. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Russia cuts $500 million from WC budget; Maradona to reportedly run for FIFA presidency; and more

Russia has cut the nation’s World Cup budget by $500 million, while Diego Maradona will reportedly run for FIFA’s presidency. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Sanchez demands more of Vidal; Peru tops Venezuela in Copa America; and more

Alexis Sanchez says he demands more effort from Arturo Vidal, while Peru topped Venezuela in the Copa America. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Neymar shown red card in Brazil loss to Colombia, Keylor Navas to miss Gold Cup; and more

Colombia pulled a 1-0 upset of Brazil at Copa America last night, but the main focus has been put on what happened after the final whistle. Continue reading »

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