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Confederations Cup: Mexico recovers to beat New Zealand in fiery match

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:47:51 -0400

Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment.


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Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:34:40 -0400

Cristiano Ronaldo set aside his legal troubles to score the winning goal for Portugal on Wednesday in a 1-0 victory over hosts Russia in the Confederations Cup


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Chile says it will consider joint bid for 2026 World Cup

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:50:40 -0400

Chile says it will consider making a bid to host the 2026 World Cup with some of its South American neighbors


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Kenny Saief gets FIFA OK to change to US from Israel

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:44:35 -0400

Midfielder Kenny Saief gets OK to change national team affiliation to US from Israel



China to levy 100 percent tax on overseas soccer transfers

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:33:02 -0400

China to levy 100 percent tax on overseas soccer transfers, a move designed to encourage homegrown talent



Geiger, Marrufo, Villarreal picked as Gold Cup referees

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:29:23 -0400

American Mark Geiger is among 17 referees picked for next month's 12-nation CONCACAF Gold Cup in various U.S. cities


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Mainz signs former Germany 'keeper Adler on free transfer

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:26:07 -0400

Mainz signed former Germany goalkeeper Rene Adler on a free transfer



Germany mulls letting China under-20s play league soccer

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:00:24 -0400

The German soccer federation is mulling a proposal to allow China's under-20 team to play friendly matches in the fourth tier of its league system



Where Europe meets Asia, Kazan offers rich diversity

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:20:29 -0400

Exotic Kazan offers fans rich history, diverse culture, beautiful buildings _ and even a beach


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Schick completing transfer from Sampdoria to Juventus

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:55:09 -0400

Czech Republic forward Patrik Schick is undergoing medical exams with Juventus to complete a transfer from Sampdoria









China to levy 100% tax on overseas football transfers

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:59:02 -0400

China is rolling out a policy that effectively doubles the cost of buying foreign players in a move aimed at slowing the influx of pricey overseas stars and cultivating homegrown Chinese talent



McBean double puts Galaxy past Rapids

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:37:27 -0400

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Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:25:32 -0400

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Abu Danladi breaks tie, Minnesota beats Portland 3-2

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 02:22:16 -0400

Abu Danladi broke a tie in the 64th minute and expansion Minnesota United beat the Portland Timbers 3-2



McBean double puts Galaxy past Rapids

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 01:26:04 -0400

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Jack McBean scores twice, Galaxy beat Rapids 3-1

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:43:23 -0400

Jack McBean scored two goals to double his career total and the LA Galaxy beat the Colorado Rapids 3-1



Nyarko breaks tie, DC United beats Atlanta United 2-1

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:57:15 -0400

Patrick Nyarko scored his first goal of the season in the 60th minute and D.C. United rallied to beat expansion Atlanta United 2-1



Toronto, Montreal tie 1-1 in Canadian Championship 1st leg

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 21:47:17 -0400

Matteo Mancosu and Jozy Altidore traded goals in the first half and the Montreal Impact and Toronto FC played to a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the Canadian championship final



Portland Cascadia Cup match pushed to Sunday night

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 20:28:17 -0400

The start time for Sunday's match between the Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers has been pushed back to 7:30 p.m. because of high temperatures in the forecast



It's Rivalry Week in MLS! Red Bulls-NYCFC grabbing attention

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 20:23:31 -0400

It's Rivalry Week for Major League Soccer with three marquee matchups set for this weekend


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Dani Alves free to leave Juventus by 'mutual consent'

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:28:13 -0400

Dani Alves is free to leave Juventus and pursue a reported offer from Manchester City



FIFA opens case against Juventus over Paul Pogba transfer

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:09:52 -0400

FIFA says it has opened a disciplinary case against Juventus after investigating the Italian champion's world-record sale of Paul Pogba to Manchester United



Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:41:25 -0400

Angel Di Maria has agreed to a deal with Spain's state prosecutor in which the former Real Madrid forward admits to two counts of tax fraud of almost 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in exchange for a lighter sentence


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