Monthly Archives: August 2012

FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: U.S edge past a tough Korea DPR team to face Nigeria in Semis.
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The U.S squeezed past a tough Korea DPR side 2-1 to set up a semi-final encounter with Nigeria. An extra-time winner from substitute Chioma Ubogagu gave the U.S a good win over their tough opponents, and means they remain on … Continue reading

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FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Germany cruise past Norway to make semis
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Defending champions Germany moved into the semi-finals after easily disposing of opponents Norway in an eventful quarterfinal game. Three goals in 20 minutes ended any hopes Norway had of making it through to the semi-finals, and kept alive Germany’s dreams … Continue reading

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Man City face Real Madrid in Champions League
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English Premier League Champions Manchester City have been drawn into the group of death in the European Champions League. They face nine-time winners Real Madrid, Dutch powerhouse Ajax and Borussia Dortmund from Germany. All four teams won their respective premier … Continue reading

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The English Premier League is back reminding us once again that that the one predictable thing about it remains it’s unpredictability. Swansea is scoring goals for laughs, Manchester United, van Persie and all, fell to Everton in their opener, before … Continue reading

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FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Japan beat neighbors Korea Republic to advance to semis
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Japan kept their dreams alive of winning the U-20 on home soil by defeating rivals Korea Republic in an exciting affair in Tokyo. Buoyed on by the 24,000 strong partisan crowd, Japan got off to a superb start scoring after … Continue reading

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FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Nigeria overcome Mexico to advance to Semis
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Nigeria continued their impressive form at this summer’s U-20 Women World Cup defeating a well organized Mexico to become the first team to advance to the semi-finals. Mexico, who had 8 starters based in the USA, could have been ahead … Continue reading

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FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: USA through to Quarters despite defeat
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In another goal packed day at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, the USA made it through to the quarter-finals despite losing their first game of the tournament to defending champions Germany. The defeat, which was the USA’s worst-ever defeat … Continue reading

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FIFA U-20 Women’s Quarters Begin To Take Shape
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In an action-packed, goal-bonanza day at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, the quarter-finals began to take shape, as Korea Republic, Mexico, Nigeria, and hosts Japan booked their places in the last eight along with defending champions Germany. The US … Continue reading

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USA U20 Women close in on World Cup Quarter-Final spot
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USA needs a draw against a powerful German team in Japan next week to ensure a Quarter Final place in FIFA’s Under 20 Women’s Word Cup after being held 1-1 by a plucky China PR team in Hiroshima. It was … Continue reading

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