Anything to do with Soccer

041490c94bd26a3efdf85d49d9b013ba Alexie @Alexie - 8 months ago
127 soccer fans, police, killed at Indonesia's soccer match
Clashes between supporters of two Indonesian soccer teams in East Java province have killed 125 fans and 2 police officers, mostly trampled to death
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F0eeb861062e22bc7a935a0992b58cb8 Ariel @Ariel - 8 months ago
New CNN award will celebrate football players' work off the pitch at Dubai soccer ceremony
CNN has partnered with the Globe Soccer Awards to launch the CNN Off the Pitch category at this year's ceremony. The award will recognize the achievements of an individual, club or other soccer organization for their impact on wider society and culture.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 8 months ago
Former English Premier League player summoned to fight for Russian military
Former Everton and Russian national team soccer player Diniyar Bilyaletdinov received a summons from Russia's military registration and enlistment office, his father, Rinat Bilyaletdinov, told Russian state news agency RIA Novosti.
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Efd687c46d03677522c615b86a341217 Emmie @Emmie - 8 months ago
Brazilian soccer star Neymar backs Bolsonaro ahead of Sunday vote -
Brazilian soccer star Neymar Junior endorsed President Jair Bolsonaro's uphill re-election bid on Thursday, showing his support in a TikTok video as he smiled and danced to a campaign jingle ahead of the weekend's pivotal election.
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1a914154cd263fa68f1b8d6529ef63dd Sandrine @Sandrine - 8 months ago
Ex-El Salvador soccer chief sentenced to 16 months in FIFA corruption case - Reuters
The former president of El Salvador's soccer federation was sentenced on Thursday to 16 months in U.S. prison after pleading guilty to a charge arising…
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61d3ff630fa6a556085f59f9ba20938e Assunta @Assunta - 8 months ago
Canada cruises to win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly -
Canada cruises to win over World Cup host Qatar in men’s soccer friendly Canada blanks World Cup host Qatar in soccer friendly  TSN HIGHLIGHTS: #CANMNT 2:0 Qatar  Canada Soccer Canada look World Cup-ready in…
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7094e9deddcf03241ed9894017ba09bc Rose @Rose - 9 months ago
Soccer-Youtuber KSI and friends to sell out Charlton stadium - Reuters
British YouTuber KSI and other social media personalities are expected to attract a capacity crowd to Charlton Athletic's Valley stadium for a charity soccer game this weekend, something the League One (third-tier) side have not managed this season.
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25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 9 months ago
Soccer Man United not expecting to be as busy in future transfer windows - Reuters
Manchester United (MANU.N) did more business in the summer transfer window than they anticipated and fans should not expect such a high level of activity for a while, the club's football d…
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8bc9d6e15b3458e41c925e171d8de6d8 Jany @Jany - 9 months ago
UK fines Betway for marketing on kids' section of soccer club website - Reuters
British authorities fined online gambling group Betway about 400,000 pounds ($453,280) on Wednesday for marketing on the children's section of a soccer club's website, an error the company attributed to a technical glitch.
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39b1531710d6d8cc8cd7a9a0bb2d9867 Ryleigh @Ryleigh - 9 months ago
Dier says family don't attend away games due to fan behaviour - Reuters
Tottenham Hotspur defender Eric Dier said fan behaviour at soccer games is a serious problem and that he feels "too uncomfortable" for his family to attend away matches.
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56a34dc91390858efd1999c86a89c348 George @George - 9 months ago
Ted Lasso’s AFC Richmond is coming to FIFA 23
EA has announced that Ted Lasso and the fictional club AFC Richmond will be available in FIFA 23 when the game launches on the PS5, Xbox, and PC on September 30th.
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - 9 months ago
MLS to investigate racial abuse allegations against DC United forward - Reuters
Major League Soccer (MLS) said on Monday it would launch an investigation into allegations of racial abuse during a game between DC United and Inter Miami.
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B1adb7ec7ad84fbf0007aae5b870eb61 Alan @Alan - 9 months ago
Former England soccer captain Beckham queues to see Queen Elizabeth's coffin - Reuters UK
Former England soccer captain David Beckham queued for more than 13 hours alongside thousands of other mourners to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state in London on Friday.
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96d2c0ccb7cce03f75db3297b9a8af04 Iva @Iva - 9 months ago
Murray becomes first openly gay Scottish professional player -
Gala Fairydean Rovers striker Zander Murray became the first openly gay Scottish professional soccer player after announcing it in an interview with his fifth-tier club on Friday.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - 9 months ago
Soccer Germany's DFL to kick off Bundesliga media rights sale in October - sources -
Germany's soccer governing body is due to meet a second group of private equity investors on Monday before launching the sale of a $3.6 billion stake in the Bundesliga's media rights business towards the end of October, four sources told Reuters.
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1f7b605070774dac8bb3c859143de9d2 Jeffrey @Jeffrey - 9 months ago
Soccer AC Milan investor drops Italian legal efforts to block club sale - Reuters
Blue Skye Financial Partners, who were a minority investor in Italian soccer champions AC Milan, have dropped efforts in an Italian court to try to halt the 1.2 billion euro ($1.20 billion) sale of the club, legal sources said on Tuesday.
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Bbe6309a1d067c75a83f525952377ae7 Rahsaan @Rahsaan - 9 months ago
British soccer criticised for cancelling play after queen's death - Reuters
British soccer has come under fire for its decision to postpone this weekend's round of fixtures following the death of Queen Elizabeth, with some fans questioning the move in contrast to other sports bodies who opted to let play resume.
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 9 months ago
Irish FA postpones weekend fixtures in mark of respect to Queen Elizabeth - Reuters
All soccer fixtures in Northern Ireland have been postponed this weekend following the death of Queen Elizabeth, the Irish FA said in a statement on Friday.
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498be12662c1d913d0cbee6108a66520 Torey @Torey - 9 months ago
PREVIEW-Soccer-Rose to get Leipzig winning again, improve team atmosphere -
New RB Leipzig coach Marco Rose has a mountain to climb, with his first task being to turn the team's season around, starting against his former club Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 9 months ago
Brazil soccer clubs poised for gold rush to reduce gap to Europe's elite - Reuters
A new law allowing soccer clubs in Brazil to seek outside investment is attracting hundreds of millions of dollars to a country renowned as football's biggest source of talent, a change that could see Brazilian teams rival Europe's top tier.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 9 months ago
Ukraine set to restart soccer league as war rages on - Reuters
As soon as the air raid sirens had stopped, Shakhtar Donetsk's players ran out onto the pitch for their final training session on Monday before Ukraine begins an extraordinary new season of its national soccer league.
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8bc9d6e15b3458e41c925e171d8de6d8 Jany @Jany - 9 months ago
Mexican soccer must kick homophobic slur out of stadiums, say activists - Reuters
Mexico's legions of soccer fanatics, and especially the sport's leaders, must eradicate an anti-gay slur from the men's game, activists said on Tuesday, drawing attention to a routine fan chant that has long marred the country's top-flight game.
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30ac4bba47a0498502bf602bad16409a Meggie @Meggie - 9 months ago
Soccer Nervous but excited, Japan's first female World Cup referee primed for action -
Japanese Yoshimi Yamashita, one of a trio set to make history this autumn in Qatar as the first women referees to officiate at a men's World Cup, feels both pressure and excitement at the prospect of being a pioneer.
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25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 9 months ago
WRAPUP1 Soccer-Liverpool win 9-0, City's Haaland hits hat-trick, United win away - Reuters
Liverpool matched the record for the biggest ever Premier League win with a 9-0 thrashing of Bournemouth on Saturday while Erling Haaland got his first Manchester City hat-trick and Manchester United ended a run of seven straight away league defeats.
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F8901f0cff3b25b34627127dbc99fb89 Allene @Allene - 9 months ago
Stories that made us smile this week -
Lion cubs, tomato fights, soccer fans, and a two-headed tortoise are a few of the things that brought smiles to our faces this week.
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