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Red Hot Ronaldo Could Face Twelve Game Ban

Ronaldo To Learn Punishment For Red Card? 2014 Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo received a red card at Saturday’s La Liga match vs. Cordoba after kicking and punching defender Edimar. The break in discipline is rare for Ronaldo who has only

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New “Hope” for U.S. Soccer After Charges Dropped Against Hope Solo

Domestic Abuse Charges Dismissed Against Hope Solo The U.S. Women’s Soccer Team can breathe a sigh of relief now that domestic abuse charges have been dropped against goalie Hope Solo. If a Washington judge had not dropped the charges,

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UCF Women’s Soccer Advances to NCAA Sweet 16

For the fifth time in school history, and the second in four years, the UCF Women’s Soccer team is heading to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Women’s College Cup Tournament, thanks to a 3-2 victory over 4th-seeded and

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Diego Simeone’s passion could make or break Atletico Madrid’s season

Last season, when Atletico Madrid was challenging for the title in Spain and Europe, it was Diego Simeone who stood out as the heart and soul of the team. There were others who left a lasting impression, Diego Costa,

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Italian striker Mario Balotelli set to join Liverpool

At this point is there anything that Italian striker Mario Balotelli could do that would truly be a surprise? The controversial 24-year-old has had incidents involving everything from fireworks, to physical confrontations with former manager at Manchester City Roberto

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The saga of Tony Pulis and Crystal Palace

If you are a casual soccer fan you might have heard of Crystal Palace. A small club stationed in London that has awesome colors and a blue-collar feel that can only be matched by the NFL’s Green Bay Packers.

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World Cup record breaker, Miroslav Klose, retires from international soccer

How do you quantify who the greatest of all time is in sports? What are the defining factors of one of the most consistently nagging questions in sports? Should more weight be placed on statistics? Is it about stepping

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Arsenal’s Community Shield win could be springboard for future success

Played before the beginning of each English soccer season between the reigning Premier League and FA Cup winners, the Community Shield is nothing more than a glorified friendly. With many of the top players rested by both sides, it

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Tottenham favorites to land Seattle Sounders defender Deandre Yedlin

When it became clear this week that Seattle Sounders defender Deandre Yedlin would likely sign for Tottenham in the Premier League, it wasn’t just the American Spurs fans that were smiling. U.S. Men’s National Team coach Jurgen Klinsmann has

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Landon Donovan Announces He Will Retire

L.A. Galaxy star Landon Donovan has announced that he will retire at the end of the 2014 season. In a letter posted on the Galaxy’s website, Donovan expresses his appreciation for fans and what he plans to do after