Copa America Opens

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Chile are determined to build on their World Cup showing and progress deep into the Copa America on home soil, according to captain Claudio Bravo. Jorge Sampaoli and Co. host the 44th edition of the Copa America and open the tournament against Group A rivals Ecuador in Santiago on Thursday. What: Copa America Opener – […]

Sepp Blatter Stepping Down, Calls for New Election

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Via The Guardian: Sepp Blatter is to resign. He continues: “I will organise extraordinary congress for a replacement for me as president. I will not stand. I am now free from the constraints of an election. I will be in a position to focus on profound reforms. For many years we have called for reforms. […]

USWNT Final Friendly, Four Cups and more

April 4, 2015:  Hope Solo (1) of the USA during the International friendly between the USA Women's National Team and New Zealand at Busch Stadium in St. Louis Missouri. Team USA wins 4 - 0. (Photo: Danny Reise/SoccerSTL.net)

The U.S. Women’s National Team will conclude its three-game Send-Off Series leading into the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup when it takes on Korea Republic today at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. The match is almost sold out for what will be the U.S. WNT’s final game before departing to Canada to begin […]

FIFA Officials Arrested, Face Extradition to USA

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Via the New York Times – Swiss authorities began an extraordinary early-morning operation here Wednesday to arrest several top soccer officials and extradite them to the United States on federal corruption charges. As leaders of FIFA, soccer’s global governing body, gathered for their annual meeting, Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced at the Baur au […]

English Premier League Sunday Finale Relegation Battles

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NBC/Universal presents a blockbuster “Championship Sunday,” with all 10 matches presented live simultaneously on 10 different NBC/Universal television networks this Sunday, May 24 at 9 a.m. CT. NBC and TELEMUNDO host coverage of Hull City v. Manchester United, with 2014-15 Champions Chelsea v. Sunderland on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO. In addition, all 10 matches will […]

Will it be Barca vs Juve in the Champions League Final?

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The 2nd leg of the UEFA Champions League semifinals will be played Tuesday and Wednesday this week, leading up the the Final on Saturday June 6th (Amsterdam Tavern will be packed!) Find some time to catch these matches as they often exceed the Final. If the post-match mood was any kind of guide, then FC […]

Tim Ream Named Bolton Wanderers Player of the Year

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Tim Ream has been named as Bolton Wanderers’ Player of the Season for a second consecutive year. The American international, who has featured on 48 occasions for the Whites during the course of the current campaign, scooped the accolade with 24 percent of votes submitted by the club’s supporters. Academy graduate Josh Vela finished in […]

International Champions Cup Schedule Announced

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Vacation planning can now commence… Relevent Sports, today announced the matchups, venues and dates of the 2015 International Champions Cup North America Presented by Guinness Beer. This year’s tournament will be broadcast live on FOX, FOX Sports 1 or FOX Sports 2 and run from July 11 – August 5. The 2015 International Champions Cup […]

Tim Ream Named Bolton Wanderers Player of the Year

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Tim Ream has been crowned the Bolton Wanderers Supporters Association Player of the Year for the second successive year. The annual accolade was handed out at the BWSA’s end of season social evening held at Macron Stadium on Thursday. Each member of the BWSA were entitled to one vote, with Ream topping the pile. Darren […]

Bourn’s of Belleville Cheering For New Zealand Ferns

New Zealand Ferns training in advance of USWNT Match April 4th

Thursday evening, in between rain bursts, a group of a dozen young girls waited patiently to meet the Ferns, the National women’s soccer team of New Zealand (the men are the All-Whites). Member’s of the O’Fallon Kixx, the girls learned about the Fern’s as early as they did the US Women’s National team. That’s because […]