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James and Toni Kroos are great, but what about Isco?

It is not often a player get universally praised as the future of an entire countries soccer hopes, let alone one as historically successful as Spain. But that is the talent of Real Madrid attacking midfielder Isco. His ability

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New era of Los Galacticos set to be just as risky as the first

Back in the year 2000 when the reign of Florentino Perez began as Real Madrid’s president, so began arguably the most famous collective of talent in soccer history. Known as Los Galacticos, Madrid signed superstars Luis Figo, Zinedine Zidane,

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Germany Midfielder Toni Kroos set to Join Real Madrid

As the World Cup wraps up, and the chaos that is the transfer window kicks into high gear, the world’s biggest clubs have started to make big ticket moves. Barcelona has already signed Luis Suarez, Chelsea have signed Diego

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Germany Poised to Dominate International Soccer Following World Cup Win

It’s fitting that as the era of Spanish dominance in international soccer is seemingly coming to a close, we are witness to the birth of the next king. This World Cup has been about the rise of Germany from

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Argentina’s Tournament Run Has Been About Defense, Not Lionel Messi

Sometimes the media gets so worked up about a story that no matter what happens to the contrary, the original story is the only logical explanation. When it comes to the 2014 World Cup, that story has been Lionel

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Fair or Not, David Luiz Will Shoulder Blame for Brazil Defeat

Emotion can be a funny thing in sports. There is little else that can place a player more at the forefront of his sport than wearing his or her emotion on the sleeve. Arguably even more than talent, an

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German Quality Outshines Brazilian Emotion

Rewind to May 1, 2013. Bayern Munich had just finished a 3-0 thrashing of Barcelona at Camp Nou to complete a 7-0 aggregate victory and advance to a Champions League Final match against Borussia Dortmund, who had similarly beaten

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Reports: American Defender Deandre Yedlin Set for Move to Roma

After the performance by the U.S. Men’s National Team in the World Cup this summer, it was only a matter of time before some players were looked at by larger clubs in hopes of gaining their services. It seems

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Brazil Beats Colombia 2-1, Loses Neymar for Tournament

Sometimes victory can come with a great cost. When it comes to Brazil’s 2-1 win against Colombia, that launches the home country into the semifinal, great doesn’t begin to cover it. In the quarterfinal match the Brazilians came at

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Reports: Barcelona Close to Completing Move for Luis Suarez

Often when a soccer team struggles offensively and is unable to produce goals you will hear pundits call it “toothless.” A phrase of a bygone era, where a toothless animal is much less of a threat than one with