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The girls of U.S.A. will face Japan in the Olympic gold medal game, a rematch from the 2011 World Cup. Japan won the shoot-out, 3-1, after the score was tied 2-2. The match is set for Thursday, August 9, at 2:45 PM ET.
Associated Press LONDON — A report by soccer authorities says Liverpool’s Luis Suarez called Manchester United’s Patrice Evra a “Negro” seven times in the incident that led to Suarez’s ban for eight matches. The report by an independent commission from the English Football Association was published Saturday [...]
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3:45 p.m. today marks a showdown in Madrid, between familiar foes Real Madrid and Olympique Lyonnais. The two sides drew 1-1 at Stade Gerland in Lyon a few weeks ago, but it’s the aggregate result that really matters. What does this mean? Lyon (OL) must score at least one goal in this game, because away goals are the first tiebreaker [...]
Lyon, France- The Lyon-born and raised Karim Benzema couldn’t even muster a celebration after scoring the 1st goal to put Real Madrid ahead against his former club, Lyon. Benzema came onto the field to a standing ovation as a replacement, and scored just minutes later. OL looked to be sunk, when they came on with great last-minute att [...]
Wednesday includes a full slate of top-notch international soccer friendlies. Headlining the list includes: France vs. Brazil Germany vs. Italy Argentina vs. Portugal Poland vs. Norway Netherlands vs. Austria Spain vs. Colombia Additionally, the legend Zinedine Zidane was spotted at Stade de France in Paris.