Category Archives: South American Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: FIFA bans Blazer for life; PSG to offer €60 million for Di Maria; and more

FIFA’s ethics committee announced on Thursday that they’ve banned the disgraced former FIFA ExCo member and CONCACAF General Secretary for life. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Man United linked with Müller; Casillas nearing Real Madrid exit; and more

Fresh links between Manchester United and Thomas Müller have appeared in Germany, with reports claiming Man United would be willing to pay €82 million for the German international forward. Continue reading »

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Copa America third-place match preview: Peru, Paraguay aim to end tournament runs on a high

Peru and Paraguay will have a chance to claim some hardware on Friday, as the two nations do battle in the Copa America’s third-place game. Continue reading »

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Thursday Kickoff: U.S. requests extradition of 7 FIFA officials; Bacca headed to Milan; and more

The U.S. Department of Justice has formally submitted extradition requests to Switzerland for the seven jailed former FIFA officials wanted in a 47-count indictment. Continue reading »

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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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