Category Archives: International Soccer

USMNT to face tougher challenge in familiar foe Jamaica with Gold Cup final berth at stake

The U.S. Men’s National Team will meet a familiar foe in Jamaica in the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals on Wednesday night. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Balotelli to decide his future; River Plate advances in Copa Libertadores; and more

Mario Balotelli’s future with Liverpool remains up to the striker, while River Plate advanced to the Copa Libertadores final. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: FIFA sets election date; Britain to probe FIFA, sponsors for further reform; and more

FIFA has set an election date to determine Sepp Blatter’s replacement, while British officials investigate the organization and its sponsors in a bid for increased reform. Continue reading »

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Gold Cup: Mexico tops Costa Rica via controversial PK, Panama beats Trinidad & Tobago in shootout

Mexico found a late winner via a controversial penalty kick vs. Costa Rica, and Panama topped Trinidad & Tobago in a nine-round penalty shootout in Sunday’s CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals matches. Continue reading »

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Jamaica sets Gold Cup semifinal date with USMNT after edging Haiti

Jamaica combined an early goal from Giles Barnes and gritty defending to pick up a 1-0 win over Haiti on Saturday, setting up a CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals date with the U.S. Men’s National Team. Continue reading »

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Dempsey’s first USMNT hat-trick headlines rout of Cuba

Clint Dempsey scored a hat-trick and the U.S. Men’s National Team routed Cuba, 6-0, in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Saturday. Continue reading »

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Gold Cup: USA vs. Cuba (SBI Live Commentary)

Follow along with SBI as we provide live commentary of the U.S. Men’s National Team’s CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals match vs. Cuba. Continue reading »

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Soccer Saturday: Your Running Commentary

Toronto FC and the Philadelphia Union clash for positioning in the playoff race, while conference leaders FC Dallas and DC United play down in Texas. Continue reading »

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