Monthly Archives: June 2014

Brazil 2014 – U.S. Snatch Late Win over Ghana
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Sometimes the logic of tactics and game plans can get pushed aside by emotions and guts. And so it was tonight in Natal, when the United States finally beat Ghana in a World Cup game 2-1. The Americans got off … Continue reading

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Brazil 2014 – Muller’s Delight as Pepe sees Red
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Germany opened Group G play with a thorough 4-0 dismantling of Cristiano Ronaldo led Portugal. With a hattrick Thomas Muller was the German hero, while red card recipient Pepe was Portugal’s villain. Germany, the second ranked team in the FIFA … Continue reading

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NWSL Round Up Week 10: A Weekend for First Time Goals
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Silva Leads FC Kansas City to Victory with a Late Strike FC Kansas City took on the Houston Dash Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, cutting their win streak with a 2-1 finish. The game kept fans at the … Continue reading

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Brazil 2014 – USA Face Nemesis Ghana in World Cup Opener
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Game day is finally here for the United States Men’s National Team. The Americans have been looking forward to taking the field in the World Cup since clinching qualification with a 2-0 win over Mexico in Columbus, Ohio on September … Continue reading

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Brazil 2014 – Messi’s Magic Leads Argentina to Victory
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Day four of the 2014 World Cup has come and gone and still no ties. Fans have been treated to goals galore and today was no exception with all the day’s teams, except for Honduras, making their mark on the … Continue reading

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Brazil 2014 – Campbell leads Underdogs to Historic Victory
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Soccer minnows Costa Rica looked like cannon fodder in the Group D Champions Group, featuring former World Cup winners Italy, England and Uruguay. But the Ticos weren’t interested in playing that role, coming back from a 1-0 deficit with two … Continue reading

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Leroux Leads the U.S. to Victory
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The U.S. WNT managed to clinch a 1-0 win over No. 4 ranked France tonight at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL , with forward Sydney Leroux scoring an early goal that held throughout. France gave the U.S. ladies a … Continue reading

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Brazil 2014 – High Five for Holland
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With yesterday’s penalty debacle still fresh in our minds it looked as if the officials would again be the story of the day. First the officials twice wrongly denied the Mexicans goals on incorrect offside calls as day two of … Continue reading

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U.S. WNT Prepare to Face France
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The U.S. WNT are ramping up for a two game series against No. 4 France with the first match kicking off tomorrow evening at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL and then at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT on … Continue reading

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Neymar Nets Double
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Neymar scored two goals to lead Brazil to a 3-1 World Cup opening win over Croatia, but it might have been a different story if not for a controversial 70th minute penalty call that went Brazil’s way. Following months of … Continue reading

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NWSL Mid Week Round Up: Houston Dash Extend Win Streak
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Houston Dash Continues to Turn Out Victories Look out, here comes Houston Dash! They nabbed their third consecutive win yesterday, 2-1 against WNY Flash at home in Houston. Forward Tiffany McCarty has been on fire for the Dash recently, almost … Continue reading

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Ronaldo Returns to Help Portugal Thrash Ireland
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East Rutherford, New Jersey – Cristiano Ronaldo did not want to talk about his troublesome knee last night. Nor did the Ballon d’Or winner wish to discuss his tender thigh. We know this because, after keeping both U.S. and Portuguese … Continue reading

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MLS – Big 5
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1) MLS Takes a Break Major League Soccer completed a busy weekend leading into a two week World Cup break that begins Wednesday June 11, the day before the World Cup gets underway in Brazil. Teams will be back in … Continue reading

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NWSL Round Up Week 9: Flash End Winless Streak with 5 Goal Shut out
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Flash End Winless Streak with Five Goal Shut Out On Saturday night, WNY Flash decided enough was enough, ending a five game winless streak by shutting out the Thorns 5-0 at home in Portland, OR. Flash showed that their style … Continue reading

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