Champions League Tuesday and Wednesday

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The first leg of the knockout round continues Tuesday and Wednesday and the match ups this week are irresistable. TUESDAY 13:30 – Manchester City v Barcelona – Fox Sports 1 (PREVIEW) 13:30 – Juventus vs. Borussia Dortmund – Fox Sports 2 / ESPN Deportes (PREVIEW) A year on from Manchester City FC’s last-16 exit to […]

ForzaSpezia! Kristo Signs with AC Spezia

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Via the Spezia Calcio website – The attack of the Eagles here Robert Kristo First US player to wear the white jersey, the attacker arrives in the Gulf of Poets after scoring over 40 networks with the shirt of Saint Louis University The Spezia Calcio announces that it has reached an agreement with the striker […]

Robert Kristo To Sign With Spezia Calcio

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Via CittadellaSpezia.com – The giant of Croatian descent convinced Manager Nenand Bjelica and staff in the three-week trial. Expects the “player passport” from the US to formalize the signing of striker who goes to rimpolare rose. The feeling that the 21 year old Bosnian Croat origin is a rough diamond on which to invest convinced […]

Soccer on TV – Liverpool Derby, USWNT and USMNT

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The big TV news is the National Team double-header on Sunday. The US Women’s National Team will face France in their first game of this World Cup year, in France. Game time is 10:50 am on ESPN2. Both Lori Chalupny and Becky Sauerbrunn are on the roster. The US is currently ranked #2 in the […]

Tim Ream and Wanderers Face Liverpool in FA Cup

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SLU Billiken alum Tim Ream and his Bolton Wanderer teammates have reached the Fourth Round of the Football Association (FA) Cup tournament. For their success in reaching this level, they will face a newly resurgent Liverpool squad. The game is being broadcast live on Fox Sports 2 Saturday! What: FA Cup 4th Round match, Bolton […]

Real Madrid Sign 16 y.o. Martin Odegaard

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At last we have one of them… He is Norway’s youngest ever debutant and goalscorer, has three caps and a national TV channel cheered “at last we have one of them” – them being Messi or Maradona, Zlatan or Laudrup. Ronny Deila, the Celtic coach who gave Odegaard a league debut, describes him as special […]

New Years Day EPL Action

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New Year’s Day coverage begins at 6 am CT on NBCSN with Premier League Live followed by Stoke City facing third-place Manchester United and forward Robin van Persie at 6:45 am CT. The first-ever Premier League Breakaway, a special two-hour show featuring RedZone-like live look-ins on the best action from all eight Premier League matches […]

Robby Kristo Signs with Italian Serie B

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American Soccer Now is reporting that Robby Kristo of St. Louis University (and Parkway North) has signed with a Serie B team in Italy. Top Prospect Robbie Kristo Bypasses MLS for Italy – Kristo is a three-time All-American striker at Saint Louis University, where he just finished his senior year, a six-foot-four power forward with […]

Holiday Soccer on TV

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Games resume on Boxing Day (Friday) with a full slate of EPL games. Prior to that beIN Sports is offering a full slate of highlights. On Christmas Eve (Wednesday) it’s their Goals Fiesta, featuring 18 games between 7am until 10pm. Christmas Day is the Messi vs Ronaldo marathon that starts at 5am with the Clasico […]

Champions League Round of 16 Draw

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There will be a number of reunions in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 following the draw in Nyon, with three of the ties having been played in last season’s competition. FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF saw off Manchester City FC and FC Schalke 04 respectively at this stage in 2013/14 and will […]