Anything to do with Soccer

222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - 11 months ago
The Women's Team Won a Title. Weeks Later, Owners Shut It Down.
A top women’s soccer team won its first league title last season. But as richer rivals pour money into the women’s game, Kopparbergs decided to fold rather than fight.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 11 months ago
Tennis champion Osaka invests in NWSL side North Carolina Courage - Reuters
Japan's three-times Grand Slam tennis champion Naomi Osaka has invested in National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) team North Carolina Courage to become a team owner, the U.S. top-flight club said on Thursday.
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24f317f89bef5f8cefa430eec1cd2f6d Nestor @Nestor - 11 months ago
Video shows United Airlines plane engine on fire after takeoff from Denver
A United Airlines flight was forced to return to Denver International Airport after it suffered an engine failure shortly after takeoff, sending aircraft debris raining down on soccer fields, homes and yards in a Denver suburb. CNN's Lucy Kafanov reports.
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0da67bf7aa16c0b7dda10df8b0c1a695 Alvah @Alvah - 11 months ago
Anger in Somalia as sons secretly sent to serve in Eritrea military force - Reuters UK
Ali Jamac Dhoodi thought his son was working as a security guard in Qatar, helping prepare for next year's soccer World Cup. Then one day last April, officials from Somalia's National Intelligence Agency arrived with $10,000 in cash.
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Ed258c85465a50dee9e6425ecf24849d Wilmer @Wilmer - 11 months ago
The 6-Figure Soccer Trainer: Ethan Sonis of SAT Soccer
How this pro is helping the next generation of players succeed.
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C00261b321f2a17e788496ab5cfcebed Jaydon @Jaydon - 11 months ago
Soccer-Greenwood signs new Man United deal until 2025 - Reuters
Manchester United forward Mason Greenwood has signed a new deal keeping him at the club until 2025 with an option for a further year, the Premier League side said on Tuesday.
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96d2c0ccb7cce03f75db3297b9a8af04 Iva @Iva - 11 months ago
Soccer Isn’t Blameless in Its Culture of Abuse
Leagues and teams have urged Twitter and Facebook to address the unfiltered hatred spewed on their platforms. But the game indulges, and sometimes even directs, that same outrage.
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76cef6f73945104b91bf5d96ec4a3ce2 Rowan @Rowan - 11 months ago
Canada captain Sinclair unavailable for SheBelieves Cup - Reuters
Injured captain Christine Sinclair, soccer's most prolific goal scorer, is among seven national team players unavailable for next week's SheBelieves Cup in Orlando, Canada Soccer said on Saturday.
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A83b4d2292ad0135445fc0a7644d14c3 Joe @Joe - 11 months ago
Lionel Messi, Barcelona and the Crippling Cost of Success
The world’s richest soccer club is facing a financial crisis. Executives blame the pandemic, but many of its biggest problems, including its enormous debt to Lionel Messi, are its own fault.
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2cb2f1cf49e001b23749fba977acd24a Casper @Casper - 11 months ago
Soccer training in VR is quite a workout
There are several reasons why you may not be able to get outside to practice your soccers skills in front of a real goal. You could be carrying an injury, the weather might be too inclement, or there could be a global pandemic that’s caused public training ve…
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E77c53a55e474cb5ad875ffdba0be8e5 Leda @Leda - 12 months ago
The Psychology Behind Sibling Rivalry
You can’t avoid fighting. You can only hope to contain it.
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - 12 months ago
FIFA loses bid to disqualify special prosecutor investigating Infantino - Reuters UK
Global soccer body FIFA has failed in its attempt to disqualify the special prosecutor named last year to handle an investigation into FIFA president Gianni Infantino and his dealings with Switzerland's former attorney general.
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 12 months ago
Lego Tank Fires Soccer Ball Cannon
Back in the 20th century, Lego Technic was a popular toy designed to teach kids about mechanical technology, and be a lot of fun to boot. Motors and pneumatics were available, but by and large you had to move your …read more
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B4a2c9b63fd68a080a47d2a35293e167 Webster @Webster - 12 months ago
Soccer-Colombia youth international Perea cleared to play for US - Reuters
Orlando City midfielder Andres Perea has been given approval by FIFA to switch allegiance from Colombia to the United States, the U.S. Soccer Federation said on Tuesday.
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B1adb7ec7ad84fbf0007aae5b870eb61 Alan @Alan - 12 months ago
Soccer-TV rights for France's top two leagues yet to be decided due to low offers - Reuters
France's LFP soccer body said on Monday the television rights for the country's top two domestic leagues had not been allocated as no bidder offered the expected price.
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54935a891902e2aabfc16d0ef9ab31da Americo @Americo - 12 months ago
MLS, players' union reach agreement on new CBA - Reuters
Major League Soccer and its players' union have reached a tentative agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA), the league said on Friday.
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Eac8a1ccc60323b8c8f2660965836fef Immanuel @Immanuel - 12 months ago
Players discuss online abuse with UK government ministers - Reuters UK
Top English soccer players including Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson and former women's international Karen Carney discussed online abuse and discrimination with government ministers on Monday.
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F8a6248ab1c5ce893cb03b8d7e3ab08b Cyril @Cyril - 12 months ago
Soccer-Benfica report 17 COVID-19 cases, discuss postponing games - Reuters
Portuguese soccer club Benfica reported a mass COVID-19 outbreak on Tuesday, announcing that 17 people from their playing squad, coaching staff and general staff had tested positive.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 12 months ago
Europe Mines an Emerging Market for Soccer Talent: the U.S.
All the big clubs know Christian Pulisic, Weston McKennie and Gio Reyna. More recently, the callers have asked about Bryan Reynolds, Brenden Aaronson and others like them.
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222d8c41bd81f4a6d7b47e2341f0ffca Jarod @Jarod - 12 months ago
Qatar World Cup games will play to full stadiums, FIFA boss says - Reuters
World Cup matches will play to full stadiums in Qatar next year, global soccer body FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday.
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0a3d7829480267a63997ae3c91bb2ebe Adelia @Adelia - 12 months ago
Jordanian soccer players with dwarfism aim for world stage - Reuters
A soccer team that comprises players with dwarfism train hard in preparation for an international soccer tournament, being the first Jordanian team with players of short stature to compete internationally.
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0cefff9aac729a36835c46e07795e1e7 Mariano @Mariano - 12 months ago
See protesters storm soccer team training ground
Supporters of the Marseille football club in France marched onto the team's training ground in protest. A fire broke out and forced the club to postpone a match. CNN's Don Riddell has more.
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C0decc0c6b5bd408c22c456fa130a368 Marie @Marie - 12 months ago
'Fortnite' gets a 'GI Joe' character with a matching action figure
It’s no longer rare to see action figures for video game characters, but an action figure designed to accompany the character is relatively rare — and Epic Games wants to give it a try. The developer has released a Fortnite outfit for GI Joe’s Snake Eyes alon…
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10f64d8d0be1cc890068d55fc752e9ee Alexandro @Alexandro - 12 months ago
Soccer-Juventus's Ronaldo under investigation over trip to Alps - Reuters
Police are investigating a potential breach of Italy’s COVID-19 regulations by Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo after he allegedly travelled between the regions of Piedmont and Valle d’Aosta.
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C1e15b7459468dc79542fc656b7a9fa2 Madalyn @Madalyn - 12 months ago
Factbox: Soccer-Former Chelsea manager Frank Lampard - Reuters
Factbox on Frank Lampard, who was sacked as Chelsea manager on Monday.
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