Category Archives: South American Soccer

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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Soccer Thursday: Your Running Commentary

The Europa League semifinals kick off on Thursday as Sevilla takes on Fiorentina while Napoli faces off with Dnipro. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Man United reach deal to sign Depay; Toure expected to leave Man City; and more

Manchester United have agreed a deal with PSV Eindhoven over the transfer of 21-year-old budding star Memphis Depay. Continue reading »

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Wednesday Kickoff: Messi offers backing to La Liga strike; Tigres advances in Copa Libertadores; and more

Lionel Messi has offered his support to a potential La Liga strike while Tigres advanced to the Copa Libertadores quarterfinals. Continue reading »

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Midday Ticker: Brazil unveils squad for Copa America; Bayern and Univision announce partnership; and more

Oscar was left off Brazil’s Copa America squad, Bayern Munich announces partnership with Univision, and more news from around the world of soccer. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Mourinho in contract extension talks; Maradona blasts Blatter; and more

Chelsea are in talks to extend Jose Mourinho’s contract through 2019, and Diego Maradona hits out at Sepp Blatter for FIFA “anarchy,” in this morning’s Kickoff. Continue reading »

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Monday Kickoff: Chicharito not content to return to bench; Boca tops River; and more

Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez insists he is not content with returning to the bench, while Boca Juniors topped River Plate in the first of the rivals’ three meetings in 12 days. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Real Madrid consider extending Chicharito; Bayern interested in Gündoğan; and more

Javier Hernandez’s recent improvement in form has forced Real Madrid to contemplate keeping Chicharito in Madrid beyond June 30. Continue reading »

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