Category Archives: South American Soccer

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 »

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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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Saturday Kickoff: Mexico held to scoreless draw by Bolivia; Tevez shoots down Messi rivalry rumors; and more

Mexico got off to a disappointing start in the Copa America, Carlos Tevez has said there is no rivalry with compatriot Leo Messi, and more news and notes from around the world. Continue reading »

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SBI’s 2015 Copa America Preview

The 2015 Copa America kicks off in Chile tonight, with the host nation playing the opener against Ecuador. Here is SBI’s breakdown of the tournament, its teams and its players to watch. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Real Madrid want Morata back; Dani Alves renews with Barcelona; and more

Alvaro Morata is reportedly being courted by Real Madrid, who want to bring him back from Juventus after just one season in Italy. Continue reading »

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