Category Archives: Olympic Soccer

Mid-Day Ticker: Lucas lured by PSG, Spurs make move for Damiao and more

Paris St.-German have struck again. The high-spending French power swooped in to sign rising Brazilian star Lucas Moura, outbidding the likes of Manchester United and Inter Milan for the Sao Paulo attacking midfielder. Reports Tuesday had PSG making a €45 million … Continue reading »

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Studio 90: Extra Time with Alex Morgan

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Evening Ticker: Brazil reaches Olympic final, Suarez signs long-term deal & more

The gold medal favorites are within one win of fulfilling their lofty expectations. Brazil's men's Olympic team got two goals from Leandro Damiao and escaped a controversial no-call on a penalty shout to rout South Korea 3-0 and advance to … Continue reading »

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Mexico tops Japan to reach Olympic final

Continuing the country's recent trend of success on the youth international level, Mexico will play for Olympic gold. Mexico battled back from an early deficit and got a goal and an assist from Oribe Peralta to post a 3-1 victory … Continue reading »

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Olympic Soccer: Men’s Semifinals (Your Running Commentary)

After an exhilarating Monday of Olympic soccer on the women's side, the men take center stage with four teams vying for a chance to play for the gold medal.  On the heels of winning the FIFA U-17 World Cup and … Continue reading »

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USWNT defeat Canada in thriller, will face Japan in Olympic final

photo by John Todd/ISIphotos.com By FRANCO PANIZO The U.S. women's national team needed to come back three separate times against Canada, and ultimately they were the ones that came out victorious in a thrilling match that is already being considered … Continue reading »

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