Anything to do with Soccer

6fbf27ec08c2f7663e39dc017353475e Josiah @Josiah - 4 months ago
Who Decides What a Champion Should Wear?
Policing women’s bodies via dress code is nothing new in sports. The difference is now women are doing something about it.
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 4 months ago
Soccer-Misfiring U.S. held by Australia but reach knockouts - Reuters
The United States women's soccer team were less than convincing in their goalless draw with Australia on Tuesday but did enough to reach the Olympic tournament knockout stage behind Group G winners Sweden who stayed perfect by beating New Zealand 2-0.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 4 months ago
Factbox: Soccer-Italy's road to the Euro 2020 final - Reuters
The following is Italy's road to the European Championship final where they will face England at Wembley on Sunday.
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24f317f89bef5f8cefa430eec1cd2f6d Nestor @Nestor - 4 months ago
Soccer-Dutch women's team suffer setback as Spitse injured - Reuters
Netherlands international Sherida Spitse has had to withdraw from the Olympic Games after suffering a knee injury during training on Monday in a major setback to Dutch hopes of gold in the women's football tournament.
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - 4 months ago
Soccer-Kane the best player I've played with: Grealish - Reuters
England midfielder Jack Grealish said captain Harry Kane is the best player he has ever played with and tipped the Tottenham Hotspur forward to break the Premier League scoring record.
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6232f8a636fcadbbec0b89d4f6ded6e2 Ericka @Ericka - 4 months ago
US women's national soccer team players appeal equal pay lawsuit decision
Players from the United States women's national soccer team filed an appeal Friday to overturn a 2020 decision against their equal pay lawsuit, saying last year's decision "defies reality."
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6ede9b368e706f8b5e5082140d4d45d9 Moises @Moises - 4 months ago
German, British ministers bet beer on soccer clash - Reuters
Taking time out of high-level diplomacy, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas bet his British counterpart Dominic Raab a crate of beer over the result of Tuesday's Euro 2020 Round of 16 game between the two nations.
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2cb2f1cf49e001b23749fba977acd24a Casper @Casper - 4 months ago
LeBron James is coming to Fortnite this week
Two Fortnite skins based off LeBron James, including one modeled after his Space Jam role, are coming to Fortnite on July 14th.
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6fbf27ec08c2f7663e39dc017353475e Josiah @Josiah - 4 months ago
Soccer-Japanese lead Asian challenge with eyes on podium - Reuters
Fifty-three years since winning their first and so far only Olympic medal, Japan's male footballers have their sights set on making history on home soil under Hajime Moriyasu.
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Eb0f1753654cff1630386503eeba7c5d Bobby @Bobby - 4 months ago
Women's soccer is coming to 'Football Manager,' but it will take a while
Football Manager developer Sports Interactive has a history of inclusive gameplay, and that now extends to women. The company has revealed that it's adding women's soccer (aka football) to its management sim. This will likely be a "multi-year" project, SI war…
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - 4 months ago
This Is England
England, the country, is represented and reflected by its national soccer team: diverse and modern, progressive and compassionate. But there is another, darker England, too.
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 4 months ago
How to watch the Tokyo Olympics
After a year-long delay due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the games of the XXXII Olympiad are scheduled to begin in Tokyo this week. Despite Japan’s struggles to contain the virus and athletes testing positive inside the Olympic Village, the event is s…
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 4 months ago
FOCUS ON-Soccer at the Tokyo Olympics - Reuters
* There are 16 nations competiting in the men's tournament and 12 in the women's. Japan has qualified for both competitions as host nation.
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1a914154cd263fa68f1b8d6529ef63dd Sandrine @Sandrine - 4 months ago
Italy erupts in celebration after Euro soccer triumph - Reuters
Italians poured into streets and squares in massive numbers on Sunday as the national soccer team beat England to win Euro 2020, celebrating a success widely seen as a rebound from the heartbreak failure of not qualifying for the last World Cup.
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Eaf5ad4012b7eb20009963fdaea7d2c9 Cynthia @Cynthia - 4 months ago
Soccer-Ronaldo's personal interests difficult to manage, says Sarri - Reuters
Maurizio Sarri says he found Cristiano Ronaldo difficult to manage during his time in charge of Juventus, as he had to consider the “personal interests” of the Portugal striker.
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C0c3cfe5664cc7e6deb04e9e150ccd98 Devin @Devin - 4 months ago
Just by Playing, These Goalies Made Crucial Saves
Covid-19 protocols sometimes left teams without a traditional goaltender, meaning another player had to put on a lacrosse helmet or soccer gloves to keep the games going.
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7caeec7c88c24f5d4f9a4c169eb9f70c Maureen @Maureen - 5 months ago
Soccer crowds are driving Europe COVID cases: WHO - Reuters
Crowds at Euro 2020 soccer stadiums and in pubs and bars in host cities are driving the current rise in coronavirus infections in Europe, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday. Soraya Ali reports.
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24f317f89bef5f8cefa430eec1cd2f6d Nestor @Nestor - 5 months ago
Soccer-Turkey coach blames many factors for 'unacceptable performance' - Reuters
Turkey coach Senol Gunes blamed a number of factors for the "unacceptable performance" of his team at Euro 2020 but he is not planning to resign amid growing pressure back home.
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151d593186e8e56663df3ed32962360f Dayton @Dayton - 5 months ago
UK's Queen Elizabeth wishes England soccer team good luck ahead of Euro soccer final - Reuters
Britain's Queen Elizabeth has sent a message to the England soccer manager to wish the team luck ahead of the country's most anticipated game since the 1966 World Cup final.
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151d593186e8e56663df3ed32962360f Dayton @Dayton - 5 months ago
Is Thor: Love and Thunder the Craziest Thing Taika Waititi's Ever Done?
Taika Waititi is a Hollywood golden boy. He’s riding high on his Oscar win for his film Jojo Rabbit and on to his following projects, Soccer film Next Goal Wins and Thor: Love and Thunder.Read more...
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3fb9059c39d0a39c0a9f0cf17b7858fc Priscilla @Priscilla - 5 months ago
Why Do English Soccer Fans Sing ‘Sweet Caroline’?
At Wembley Stadium, where London has been following in the footsteps of Belfast and Boston, good times never seemed so good (so good, so good, so good).
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725ac8c62bcc32f06195cf20b372a31a Muriel @Muriel - 5 months ago
Brazil’s Top Clubs Are Planning a Breakaway League
Weary of scandal and neglect from the country’s soccer federation, Brazil’s biggest teams are plotting an independent future that they argue will unleash billions in revenue.
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147dc0c27c3cd291f5eab25bef76237a Americo @Americo - 5 months ago
Soccer-Hungary's late meltdown against Portugal disappointing, says coach - Reuters
Hungary hoped to surprise holders Portugal at Euro 2020 and held out for more than 80 minutes before a late collapse resulted in a 3-0 defeat which left coach Marco Rossi disappointed and accepting the blame for substitutions that did not work.
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Bcc328421e41493288f095ab9a711673 Roger @Roger - 5 months ago
Soccer-Bolivia striker faces sanction after criticizing organizers - Reuters
The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) has opened disciplinary proceedings against Bolivian striker Marcelo Martins after he criticized the organization for hosting the Copa America amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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036a71cbab8d3106d8fc0389f9b4ef6f Eleanora @Eleanora - 5 months ago
At Euro 2020, a Riot of Color After a Protest Is Barred
When Euro 2020 organizers blocked a Pride display at a soccer stadium in Munich, arenas in other cities silently rallied to the cause.
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