Category Archives: South American Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: Blatter holds emergency meeting; Benitez to leave Napoli; and more

FIFA president Sepp Blatter held an emergency meeting with the heads of all six FIFA confederations as they try to deal with the fall-out of the latest FIFA scandal. Continue reading »

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Tuesday Kickoff: Benitez in line to replace Ancelotti; Mata, Herrera, Costa left off Spain squad; and more

Carlo Ancelotti’s agent believes that current Napoli manager Rafa Benitez will be the next Real Madrid manager. Continue reading »

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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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