Category Archives: South American Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: Xavi confirms Barcelona departure; Sterling’s agent hits out at Liverpool; and more

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez announced at a press conference that he’s leaving the club this summer to sign with Qatari club Al-Sadd. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Figo, van Praag withdraw from FIFA race; CONMEBOL dismisses Boca Juniors appeal; and more

Luis Figo and Michael van Praag will reportedly withdraw from the FIFA presidential race, while CONMEBOL has upheld the punishment levied to Boca Juniors. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: De Gea to decide on future; FIFA could punish CONMEBOL; and more

David De Gea is expected to determine his future in the coming days, either signing a new contract with Manchester United or leaving the club for Real Madrid. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Boca-River match suspended; Man United interested in Kane; and more

A Copa Libertadores match between River Plate and Boca Juniors was suspended after numerous River Plate players were sprayed with a substance, thought to be pepper spray. Continue reading »

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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

Second legs in both Europa League and Copa Libertadores top the bill on Soccer Thursday. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Ancelotti hopes to remain at Real Madrid; Juventus close to signing Dybala; and more

Following Real Madrid’s elimination from the UEFA Champions League, manager Carlo Ancelotti said he would like to remain as the club’s manager. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Provisional squads announced for Copa America; FIFA introduces racism monitoring; and more

The 12 participating nations at the 2015 Copa America have announced their 30-man preliminary squads, which include the likes of Lionel Messi, Neymar, James Rodriguez, and Alexis Sanchez. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: Sturridge out until next season; River tops Boca in Copa Libertadores; and more

Daniel Sturridge will miss the start of next season, while the trio of FIFA presidential candidates will meet to discuss how to oppose the incumbent Sepp Blatter. Continue reading »

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