Category Archives: International Soccer

Evening Ticker: Ibrahimovic hit with two game ban; Tigres president wants Pulido return; and more

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to serve a two-game suspension, while Tigres are calling for Alan Pulido to return to the team following a contract dispute. Continue reading »

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Evening Ticker: Beckham backs Figo for FIFA presidency; Di Maria injured; and more

David Beckham has backed Luis Figo in the upcoming FIFA elections while his former club, Manchester United, may be without Angel di Maria this weekend due to injury. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: U.S. investors interested in Swansea; Capello under pressure in Russia; and more

American businessmen are close to acquiring a 30 percent stake in Swansea City, while Fabio Capello is in danger of being fired if Russia doesn’t qualify for Euro 2016. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Van Gaal seeks dynamic midfielder; Ibrahimovic explains tattoo celebration; and more

Louis van Gaal is looking for a midfielder to help Manchester United have better balance in the middle, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic opens up about Saturday’s goal celebration. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Pique insists Enrique, not Messi, runs Barca; Scholes criticizes Man United; and more

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique insists Luis Enrique still controls the team locker room, while Paul Scholes has criticized Manchester United’s current style of play. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Mourinho bashes FA again; Rossi targets April return; and more

Jose Mourinho has hit out at the FA once again, while Giuseppe Rossi has targeted an April return from injury. Continue reading »

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U.S. U-20s land cushy World Cup draw

The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team was drawn into Group A of this summer’s Under-20 World Cup alongside New Zealand, Myanmar and Ukraine. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Beckham calls for Kane call-up; De Gea in contract talks with Man United; and more

David Beckham has called for Harry Kane to receive an England call-up, while David de Gea has entered contract talks with Manchester United. Continue reading »

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