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World Cup
Lionel Messi has some catching up to do
17:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

The World Cup is here. Thirty-two nations fight for one glorious trophy. Big names such as Andres Iniesta, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will be playing [probably] their last World Cup. Teams such as Spain, Brazil, France and Germany are…

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MLS Weekend Review: Revenge of the Set Piece
22:03 Monday 30th April 2018

Another Major League Soccer match day is in the books. Let me catch you up. Three Stars 3. Kevin Kratz -- Atlanta United are the Liverpool/Borussia Dortmund of MLS. They will hit you on the counter all day long. If anyone tries to tell you…

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MLS Weekend Review: Toronto FC prioritise CONCACAF Champions League
21:30 Monday 16th April 2018

Another full slate of Major League Soccer action took place over the weekend. Seven Saturday matches squeezed between two apiece on Friday and Sunday. Let me catch you up. Three Stars 3. Bradley Wright-Phillips -- The New York Red Bulls couldn’t…

Usa
MLS Grab Bag, Week 7: Hold your applause, construction delays, and Liverpool/Manchester City American style
18:30 Friday 13th April 2018

Welcome to the 2018 season’s seventh edition of MLS Grab Bag. Each Friday we’ll review midweek news, preview key weekend matches, and explore other interesting developments. MLS slows Dempsey’s roll Major League Soccer has…

America
MLS Conference semifinal hokey pokey: Pull your second leg out
15:27 Wednesday 8th November 2017

With one game oddly scheduled for last Thursday, the other three played out Sunday, MLS goes into the international break with its semifinal matchups set. Thursday, November 2nd Western Conference #2 Seattle Sounders  2 (2-0) 0  #3…

Opinion
Five MLS players who possess Premier League quality
10:00 Tuesday 7th November 2017

The MLS playoffs are down to four teams. There is talent to be found in this league. A few, young and old, have the ability to thrive in the Premier League. I'm not talking about the likes of Jozy Altidore, who tried and failed to make an impact…

America
MLS Conference semifinal hokey pokey: Put your first leg in
16:00 Wednesday 1st November 2017

Sunday through Tuesday, the first legs in the four MLS conference semifinals took place. Here's a quick review for each seeded fixture. SundayWestern Conference#3 Vancouver Whitecaps 0-0 #2 Seattle SoundersTo be fair, only two franchises averaged…

European Football
UEFA World Cup Qualifying: The Stretch Run
09:00 Thursday 31st August 2017

Russia 2018 is only months away. Before the New Year, all 32 participants will be known. Here's how UEFA World Cup qualifying is poised for the stretch run. There are three international breaks between now and December. The reason for such…

Opinion
Two matches, two continents, more than two questions about VAR
11:00 Monday 28th August 2017

New ideas always draw criticism as people naturally resist change. Two matches on as many continents proved implementing VAR in football is no exception. Leading into the first of autumn's three international breaks, there were two weekend…

Premier League
Man City youth academy – The next real deal
10:00 Friday 18th August 2017

Football's four biggest clubs are renowned for strong youth programs. While largely relying on imports now, a Man City youth academy is being built to rival all. Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, and Bayern Munich are all respected…

Features
New York City plans beginning to take shape
16:00 Tuesday 19th July 2016

New York City FC, the MLS outfit owned by Premier League giants Manchester City was formed three years ago with vast publicity and media coverage. Of course, everyone saw this as a club who would share the vast wealth of Sheikh Mansour from…

Opinion
Striker Hunting Sides Should Look No Further Than Huntelaar
11:48 Tuesday 6th August 2013

With teams in the Premier League looking to bring in a quality goal scorer Lloyd Reddin thinks he may have found the player that the big teams have overlooked. London's Premier League heavyweights Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea have spent most…

Football
Victory in FIFA Club World Cup comes at a cost for Barcelona
18:03 Thursday 15th December 2011

European Champions Barcelona will face Santos in the FIFA Club World Cup final on Sunday after beating Asian Champions Al-Sadd 4-0, but the victory came at a cost.Striker David Villa was stretchered off just before the break with a broken tibia,…

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