Category Archives: European Soccer

European Weekend Preview: Chelsea welcomes Manchester United; Milan Derby returns; and more

League-leader Chelsea hosts second-place Manchester United, while the Milan Derby takes centerstage in Italy. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Blatter wants four WC spots for CONCACAF; Webb reelected CONCACAF president; and more

Sepp Blatter has backed CONCACAF to receive four World Cup berths while the confederation announced the reelection of Jeffery Webb. Continue reading »

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Europa League Rewind: Napoli dominates Wolfsburg; Sevilla comes back against Zenit St. Petersburg; and more

Napoli overwhelmed Wolfsburg en route to a 4-1 victory to headline Thursday’s Europa League action. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

The Europa League takes centerstage Thursday afternoon, while MLS action headlines the evening’s action. Continue reading »

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Europa League Preview: Wolfsburg welcomes Napoli in first leg; Sevilla set for Zenit rematch

Wolfsburg faces more Italian opposition in the form of Napoli, Sevilla and Zenit serve up a grudge match, and more ahead of the Europa League quarterfinal round. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Cavani prefers PSG; River Plate advance in Copa Libertadores; and more

Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani has stated his preference is to remain in Paris this summer and not depart the club, despite transfer speculation that he could leave. Continue reading »

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UCL Rewind: Porto shocks Bayern; Barca breezes past PSG in away leg

After reaching three of the last five UEFA Champions League finals, Bayern Munich is in danger of an early exit as FC Porto and Barcelona both grabbed multi-goal victories in Wednesday’s quarterfinal first legs. Continue reading »

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Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Champions League quarterfinals, match-ups in France and Italy, and Copa Libertadores group stage action all take up this Soccer Wednesday. Continue reading »

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