Monthly Archives: March 2014

2014 Kohl’s American Cup Schedule
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It’s a brand new year for the Kohl’s US Youth Soccer American Cup and this month the 2014 national tour schedule was released, revealing 46 locations for the nation’s largest recreational soccer tournament. The largest recreational soccer tournament in the … Continue reading

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U.S. MNT Entice Bayern Munich Prospect Julian Green
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U.S. Soccer announced tonight (Tuesday) that 18 year old Bayern Munich forward Julian Green has applied to FIFA for a one time change, thereby committing his international career to the United States. Green’s commitment to the United States is a … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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All eyes were on Seattle and Major League Soccer’s Battle of the Superstars, and none shone more brightly than Toronto’s Jermain Defoe. So that is where we begin this week’s MLS – Big 5. 1) Players with point to prove … Continue reading

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EPL Week 30 – Previews and Predictions
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NEWS Sturridge and Allardyce scoop awards Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge and West Ham boss Sam Allardyce have won the EPL monthly awards for February. Sturridge picks up the award for the second time this season, having already won the player … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT End Algarve Cup with Win Against Korea DPR
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The U.S. WNT ended the 2014 Algarve Cup on a sweet note today, shutting out Korea DPR 3-0 in Parchal, Portugal to claim 7th place overall. Forward Abby Wambach opened scoring, heading in a nice cross from Ali Krieger in … Continue reading

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Morgan Announces that there is no Timeline for her Return
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The Monday blues: we’ve all been there. But, for the U.S. WNT it hit hard this week, starting with a historic 5-3 loss to Denmark in the 2014 Algarve Cup that booted the No. 1 FIFA ranked team to the … Continue reading

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MLS Season Opening Big – 5
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Welcome back Major League Soccer, and an exciting opening weekend it was. 1) MLS Locks out the referees The games took place under the guidance of replacement officials, with the league having locked out the its union officials. Contract negotiations … Continue reading

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Western Conference Preview
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While Toronto FC dominated Major League Soccer headlines in the Eastern Conference with their high priced player signings, the off-season action out west featured the league’s purchase of the troubled Chivas USA franchise and the saga of Camilo Sanvezzo and … Continue reading

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Denmark stun U.S. in Algarve Cup
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Denmark defeated a desperate U.S. WNT 5-3 today in Albufeira, Portugal in a close game that put the U.S. in last place for Group B of the 2014 Algarve Cup. It was a disappointing finish for the U.S., who was … Continue reading

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EPL Week 29 – FA Cup Quarters, Moyes Thankful, Wilshere blow and more
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NEWS Moyes thanks loyal fans Manchester United manager David Moyes has thanked the club’s fans for their loyalty during his first season in charge. The 50-year-old succeeded fellow scot Alex Ferguson, who ended his 26-year tenure with the club by … Continue reading

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2014 Algarve Cup: U.S. WNT Trumped by Sweden
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The U.S. WNT 42 game unbeaten streak has come to an end after today’s match in Albufeira, Portugal, where Sweden beat them 1-0 in the 2014 Algarve Cup Group B play. Hopes were high for the Americans following a sub … Continue reading

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2014 Algarve Cup: U.S. WNT vs. Sweden Preview
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After Wednesday’s draw with Japan to kick off the 2014 Algarve Cup Group B play, the U.S. WNT are gearing up to take on Sweden tomorrow in Albufeira, Portugal. Plain and simple- after Wednesday’s results, to stay on track for … Continue reading

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MLS East Preview
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This weekend season 19 for Major League Soccer will get underway with 18 teams seeing action. The one team in the 19 team league that will not be in action is the team that everyone is most anxious to see, … Continue reading

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U.S. MNT Struggle against Ukraine
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Famed Sportscaster Howard Cosell used to refer to sports as the “toy department of human life,” in other words a break from the more serious stresses of the day. There are, of course, times when the real world intrudes on … Continue reading

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