Monthly Archives: June 2014

Germany Leave it Late
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Heartbreak has been the order of the day for the non-traditional soccer powers in the Round of 16 here in Brazil. Chile, Mexico and,  Nigeria earlier today against France, put a scare into countries with bigger reputations. Then in Monday’s … Continue reading

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NWSL Round Up Week 12: Portland Thorns Fall with Double Loss
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FC Kansas City and Sky Blue FC Upset Portland Thorns The Blues have been slowly rising in the ranks over the past few weeks, adding another win Saturday at Durwood Stadium in Kansas City, MO 1-0 over the Portland Thorns. … Continue reading

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Dutch fightback stuns Mexico
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Both of Sunday’s games ended in dramatic fashion, with CONCACAF taking center stage. For Mexico, it was a late surge by the Netherlands that eliminated the Mexicans 2-1, while Costa Rica advanced to the World Cup semifinals when they beat … Continue reading

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Rodriguez Double sets up Brazil Showdown
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It was South America Day at the World Cup today, a day that saw Chile take the home nation to penalty kicks, before Neymar saved Brazil’s blushes. Chile were a team that many thought could give Brazil some problems and … Continue reading

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Belgium to face U.S. in Final 16
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Despite going a man down because of a red card served to Steven Defour in first half injury time Belgium beat South Korea 1-0 to top Group H and set up a Round of 16 matchup Tuesday afternoon with the … Continue reading

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U.S. Advance from Group of Death to reach Final 16
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The United States advanced to the knockout rounds of the World Cup despite losing 1-0 to Germany in rain soaked Recife, Thursday afternoon. With the streets of the Brazilian city awash in waist deep flood waters, somehow the field at … Continue reading

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6th Annual Utah Youth Soccer Golf Tournament
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Suarez handed record ban for biting Chiellini
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The 2014 World Cup is over for Luis Suarez with FIFA announcing that it has suspended the three time offender for his attack on Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini during Uruguay’s 1-0 win in Natal on Tuesday. This is the third … Continue reading

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Ghana Send Home Boateng and Muntari
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Just hours before taking on Portugal in a crucial World Cup match Ghana have sent home two of their top players, midfielders Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng. The Ghana Football Association released a separate statement regarding each player on their … Continue reading

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Messi Shares the Spotlight
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Groups E and F wrapped up today with France and Switzerland moving on to the knockout rounds from Group E while Argentina and Nigeria advanced from F. A scoreless draw with France wasn’t good enough for Ecuador, who shot themselves … Continue reading

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U.S. Face Germany With World Cup Survival on the Line
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It may seem like old home week for Jurgen Klinsmann and the five German-American players on the U.S. team this Thursday when the U.S and Germany meet in their final Group G match, but there’s too much at stake for … Continue reading

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Fort Worth Vaqueros Reach Out to the Community
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Community. If there is a single word that describes the direction the new Fort Worth Vaqueros soccer team is taking, it would certainly be community. Before the new National Premier Soccer League club even had a name, its goal was … Continue reading

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OSA 3rd Annual Goalkeeper Boot Camp
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Oklahoma Soccer Association will hold its 3rd annual OSA Goalkeeper Boot Camp in Oklahoma City July 28-31 and in Tulsa Aug. 4-7. The camp is for boys and girls ages 9-19 and players will be grouped by ability/gender. Multiple techniques will … Continue reading

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FIFA open disciplinary procedures over Suarez ‘bite’
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FIFA has announced that disciplinary proceedings have been opened against Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez, in the alleged biting incident that took place in Uruguay’s match with Italy on Tuesday afternoon. The FIFA statement cited article 48 and/or article 57 of … Continue reading

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