Luton Town’s FA Cup Shocker a Spirit Lifter

Luton Town players celebrate after upsetting Norwich City to reach the FA Cup's fifth round.
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After a string of four FA Cup wins, and facing Premier League competition on the road, there was no way Luton Town could reach the fifth round. The only ones who did not believe that were the Conference Premier side’s […]

Euro 2020 Will Go to 13 Cities

UEFA president Michel Platini said the Euro 2020 tournament would be played in 13 cities. Photo from uefa.com

The 2016 European championships may be the final one localized within a country or neighboring countries, UEFA president Michel Platini said in announcing a plan to conduct the Euro 2020 event throughout Europe. Platini said Friday the 24-team tournament would […]

Southampton Bans Media from Outside St. Mary’s

A note left by former Southampton manager Nigel Adkins to his players after he was fired.
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Just when one thought matters would not get sillier in the aftermath of Southampton‘s shock firing of manager and fan favorite Nigel Adkins, the club , once again, shot itself in the foot by issuing its rath at the media. […]

Meet the Draftees: Columbus Crew

Ryan Finley speaks after he was selected by the Columbus Crew as the ninth pick in the MLS SuperDraft.
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The Columbus Crew began its training camp this week with the addition of five players the club selected in Major League Soccer‘s two drafts. Ryan Finley, who was selected ninth overall in the SuperDraft, recorded 56 career goals as he […]

Meet the Draftees: D.C. United

UCLA midfielder Evan Raynr was D.C. United's lone selection in Tuesday's MLS supplemental draft.
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  D.C. United was not that active during the recent Major League Soccer drafts because the club selected just two players. University of Maryland defender Taylor Kemp was taken with United’s first-round pick, 17th overall, during last week’s SuperDraft. On […]

Hazard’s Red Card Mars Swansea’s League Cup Glory

Eden Hazard is shown a red card by referee Chris Foy after kicking a ball boy.

Swansea fans rejoiced as their Swans reached the League Cup final, but Wednesday night’s match at the Liberty Stadium will be remembered for a freak incident. Chelsea‘s Eden Hazard was shown a red card with about 10 minutes remaining in […]

Ryan Nelsen Will Retire, Coach Toronto FC

Ryan Nelsen poses during Toronto FC's media day Tuesday. Photo from Toronto FC

Ryan Nelsen will end his playing career next week in order to take the reins as Toronto FC‘s new coach. Nelsen, a 35-year-old defender with Queens Park Rangers, has come to an agreement with the Premier League club that will […]

New York Red Bulls Select Six in MLS Supplemental Draft

Ryan Clark of Monmouth University was taken by the New York Red Bulls as the No. 1 overall selection in the MLS Supplemental Draft. Photo from gomuhawks.com

The New York Red Bulls stayed in New Jersey when the club selected Ryan Clark as with the first overall pick in the Major League Soccer supplemental draft. Clark, whose high school career was spent about 40 miles from Red […]

Who Will Lead New York Red Bulls?

Mike Petke serves as interim coach of the New York Red Bulls. Photo from mlssoccer.com

  The New York Red Bulls traveled to Florida on Tuesday, but who will manage the Major League Soccer club this season remains a mystery. In a media conference call, sporting director Andy Roxborough said while talks continue with candidates, […]

Will Frank Lampard Go to The Los Angeles Galaxy?

Frank Lampard celebrates after Chelsea won last season's UEFA Champions League.
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Frank Lampard could be on his way to the Los Angeles Galaxy, as the MLS club appears to have the edge in the pursuit of the Chelsea midfielder. Lampard was given permission by Chelsea officials to talk to foreign clubs […]

Tevez Declines Manchester City Extension

Carlos Tevez rejected an offer to extend his contract at Manchester City. Photo from sportinglife.co.uk

Carlos Tevez wants to return to his boyhood club after he rejected a contract extension with Manchester City. Tevez told the English media last week of his desire after spurring City’s offer of a two-year extension. The Argentine international said […]

Milan Wants Balotelli Pricetag Cut

Mario Balotelli and Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini will part ways as the striker will go to Milan.
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After its owner called him “a rotten apple,” an AC Milan official said the club is interested in returning Mario Balotelli to Serie A, but not at the price set by Manchester City. Milan vice president Adriano Galliani told the […]