Category Archives: International Soccer

SBI USMNT Man of the Match: Michael Bradley

Michael Bradley recorded two assists and was a key point of the U.S. attack in the USMNT’s 4-3 victory at the Netherlands, earning Bradley SBI USMNT Man of the Match honors. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Dunga to bench Thiago Silva; LFP relegate Elche over unpaid taxes; and more

Brazilian captain Thiago Silva has found himself on the outside of the Brazil squad as coach Dunga prefers the centerback duo of David Luiz and Miranda for the Copa America. Continue reading »

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Thursday Ticker: FIFA paid Ireland hush money after Henry handball; Questions arise over Germany WC bid; and more

The FAI revealed that they received a €5 million payment from FIFA to not take legal action after Thierry Henry’s handball helped send France to the World Cup over to the Republic of Ireland. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Chiellini ruled out of UCL final; Dybala signs for Juventus; and more

Juventus will be without their top defender for the UEFA Champions League final as Giorgio Chiellini was ruled out with a calf injury. Continue reading »

Posted in European Soccer, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 5 Comments

Wednesday Kickoff: England FA chairman backs U.S. to host 2022 World Cup; Real announces Benitez hire; and more

English FA chairman Greg Dyke has backed the U.S. to host the 2022 World Cup should Qatar be stripped. Continue reading »

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U.S. U-20s clinch Round of 16 berth with rout of New Zealand

The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team booked an early place in the World Cup’s Round of 16 after routing New Zealand, 4-0, on Tuesday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team, U.S. Youth National Teams, Under-20 World Cup | 84 Comments

U.S. U-20s 2, Myanmar 1: The SBI Breakdown

Gedion Zelalem showing both good and bad things is among SBI’s chief takeaways from the U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team’s 2-1 win vs. Myanmar. Continue reading »

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U.S. U-20s overcome slow start to rally to narrow World Cup victory over Myanmar

The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team fell behind early, but rallied to a 2-1 victory over Myanmar in the Group A opener for both teams on Saturday. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, International Soccer, U.S. Under-20 National Team, U.S. Youth National Teams, Under-20 World Cup | 95 Comments