Category Archives: South American Soccer

Tuesday Kickoff: Warner hires lawyer to fight extradition; Man United bid for Ramos; and more

Jack Warner has hired one of the United Kingdom’s top lawyers to fight his extradition, while Manchester United has made a major bid for Sergio Ramos. Continue reading »

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Report: USMNT to play September friendly vs. Peru

The U.S. Men’s National Team will face Peru in an international friendly at RFK Stadium on September 4, the Washington Post reported on Monday. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: Vidal to face additional charges; Boca Juniors nearing Tevez announcement; and more

Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal could face additional charges for threatening an officer, while Boca Juniors hope to lock down the signing of Carlos Tevez. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Firmino signs with Liverpool; Turan, Griezmann linked with EPL moves; and more

Liverpool have completed the signing of Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino, reportedly signing him to a five-year contract on a £29 million transfer including add-ons. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: CONMEBOL can’t pay Copa America prize money; AC Milan chase PSG stars; and more

CONMEBOL will reportedly not be able to pay the winners of the 2015 Copa America their prize money due to frozen bank accounts in relation to the FBI’s investigation of FIFA, CONCACAF, and CONMEBOL. Continue reading »

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Saturday Ticker: Brazil to appeal Neymar suspension; Serbia wins U-20 World Cup; and more

Brazil plans to appeal Neymar’s four-match ban, Serbia won the Under-20 World Cup, and more news and notes from around the world of soccer. Continue reading »

Posted in Copa America 2015, International Soccer, Mexican Soccer, South American Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 10 Comments

Neymar suspension extended to four matches, ending his Copa America

If Brazil is to win a ninth Copa America this summer, it will have to do so without captain Neymar. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Blazer plea agreement unsealed; Mexico ties Chile in thriller; and more

The U.S. government released the plea agreement between the District Attorney and Chuck Blazer, revealing what he had agreed to do in exchange for lessening his punishment. Continue reading »

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