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Minnesota drafts Elk Grove soccer star Nabi Kibunguchy

Minnesota drafts Elk Grove soccer star Nabi Kibunguchy

7 hours ago   |   KCRA

Elk Grove native Nabi Kibunguchy has been selected by the Minnesota United FC as the 18th overall pick in the 2021 MLS Super Draft.
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Secret to U.S. women's soccer team's success? Intense internal competition

7 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

As the U.S. women's soccer team prepares to play Colombia again, the players know their toughest competition almost always comes from their teammates.
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International Women's Cup Is Latest Reminder That The Business Of Global Women's Soccer Is Booming

13 hours ago   |   Forbes

Those asking whether the National Women's Soccer League or, say, FA WSL will prevail as the one true league are asking the wrong question. From Catarina Macario to Trinity...
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FIFA says players who participate in European super league would be ineligible for World Cup

14 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

FIFA and the six global soccer federations are against an elite breakaway plan
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Moisés Caicedo and the Perils of Too Much Interest

19 hours ago   |   NY Times

It did not take long for the performances of a 19-year-old in Ecuador to catch the eyes of Europe's biggest clubs. In soccer's cutthroat transfer market, they were not the only...
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With an Adele song as its battle cry, a lowly English soccer club looks to rewrite history

22 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Chorley FC, which plays in the sixth tier of English soccer and has adopted the Adele tearjerker "Someone Like You" as its victory anthem, is aiming for its most improbable...
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Video: Vanderbilt Kicker Sarah Fuller Introduces Kamala Harris at Inauguration

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Vanderbilt soccer goaltender Sarah Fuller became the first woman to play in a Power Five football game when she filled in at kicker for the Commodores this fall, and on...
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Ronaldo, Morata score, USMNT star McKennie claims first Juventus trophy

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

McKennie, the reigning U.S. Soccer Male Player of the Year, had yet to win club honors at a senior level between Schalke and Juventus.
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Cristiano Ronaldo Passes Josef Bican as Soccer's All-Time Leading Goal Scorer

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

In the longstanding debate between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to determine the better of the two stars, Ronaldo added a pretty impressive achievement to his resume...
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How Good Is A Soccer Coach? Can We Really Ever Know?

2 days ago   |   Forbes

“Sack the boss”, easily the most common refrain of soccer fans up and down the land, and likely across the world, too. Can we really know who is the best and worst head coaches...
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Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

AP source: Cavaliers trading Porter to Rockets for pick

AP source: Cavaliers trading Porter to Rockets for pick

CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Cavaliers are finalizing a trade to send troubled forward Kevin Porter Jr. to the Houston Rockets for a future draft pick, a person familiar with the... Read more ...

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Packers' Super Bowl architect Ted Thompson dead at 68

Packers' Super Bowl architect Ted Thompson dead at 68

Former Packers general manager Ted Thompson died Wednesday night, coach Matt LaFleur confirmed. He was 68. Thompson spent 21 of his 26 years in an NFL front office with the... Read more ...

Nasrat Haqparast intends to show Arman Tsarukyan is 'human' at UFC 257

Nasrat Haqparast intends to show Arman Tsarukyan is 'human' at UFC 257

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Bama hires ex-Texans coach O'Brien as offensive coordinator

Bama hires ex-Texans coach O'Brien as offensive coordinator

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Japan ‘privately' agrees to cancel Tokyo Olympics due to coronavirus - reports

Japan ‘privately' agrees to cancel Tokyo Olympics due to coronavirus - reports

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Michigan man charged with beating DC cop with hockey stick during Capitol riot

Michigan man charged with beating DC cop with hockey stick during Capitol riot

A Michigan man accused of beating a police officer with a hockey stick during the riot at the US Capitol was arrested by the FBI Thursday. Michael Joseph Foy, 29, was charged... Read more ...

Ted Thompson, 68, GM when Packers won last Super Bowl, dies

Ted Thompson, 68, GM when Packers won last Super Bowl, dies

Ted Thompson, whose 13-year run as Green Bay Packers general manager included their 2010 Super Bowl championship season, has died. He was 68. Read more ...