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3 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Atletico beats Earthquakes in Candlestick finale

Guillherme Siqueira, Gabi and Mario Suarez also scored for Atletico in the tiebreaker.


Related Topix: Sports, Mario Suarez, Raul Garcia, World Soccer, More Sports, Atletico Madrid, US Soccer, San Jose Earthquakes, Sam Cronin, Shaun Francis

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Valeri leads Timbers past Impact 3-2

Diego Valeri's late strike gave the Portland Timbers a 3-2 victory over the Impact at Saputo Stadium on Sunday, extending Montreal's losing streak to five games.


Related Topix: Sports, Diego Valeri, Mamadou Danso, Donovan Ricketts, Troy Perkins, Justin Mapp, Jack McInerney


Premier League - Wilshere to 'accept smoking consequences'

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has expressed regret after being photographed smoking while on holiday in Las Vegas, admitting it was "unacceptable".


Related Topix: Sports, Jack Wilshere, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal

Andover Advertiser

Pair set to leave Saints

Southampton duo Dejan Lovren and Calum Chambers are expected to be announced as Liverpool and Arsenal players respectively on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Dejan Lovren, World Soccer, More Sports, Southampton, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Theo Walcott, Arsenal

Cool FM

Martinez Hopeful Of Lukaku Deal

Belgium striker Lukaku spent last season on loan at Goodison Park from Chelsea, quickly winning the affection of the fans, scoring 15 Premier League goals in 31 appearances.


Related Topix: Sports, Romelu Lukaku, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

Gunners swoop for goalkeeper Ospina

The 25-year-old, who impressed as Colombia reached the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Brazil, has moved to the Emirates Stadium for an undisclosed fee.


Related Topix: Sports, Lukasz Fabianski, Wojciech Szczesny, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal, David Ospina, Nice, Atletico Nacional

Richmond and Twickenham Times

House of Payne: Dons victory proves Chelsea just want to win everything

Born winner: Chelsea captain John Terry after Matt Bloomfield's testimonial at Wycome Wanderers earlier this month Picture: Anita Ross Marshall AFC Wimbledon did themselves proud in their pre-season friendly with Chelsea even if they eventually ran out of steam in their 3-2 defeat, writes John Payne.


Related Topix: Sports, John Terry, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

Sat Jul 26, 2014

10-man Sporting Kansas City beats Toronto FC 2-1

The former Toronto midfielder took advantage of the hosts' inability to clear a deflected cross and poked the ball past goalkeeper Joe Bendik, just minutes after Kansas City captain Matt Besler was sent off in the 76th minute for a second yellow card.


Related Topix: Sports, Jacob Peterson, Matt Besler, Joe Bendik, Jackson, Graham Zusi, US Soccer, Sporting Kansas City

The Washington Post

Crew hand Revoltion their 8th straight loss, 2-1

Ethan Finlay scored in the 84th minute and the Columbus Crew beat New England 2-1 on Saturday night to extend the Revolution's losing streak to eight games.


Related Topix: Sports, Kelyn Rowe, A.J. Soares, Columbus Crew, US Soccer

Northern Michigan News

Wright-Phillips lifts Red Bulls past Arsenal

Bradley Wright-Phillips scored in the 32nd minute to help Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls beat England's Arsenal FC 1-0 on Saturday in the New York Cup.


Related Topix: Sports, Thierry Henry, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal, Bradley Wright-Phillips, US Soccer, New York Red Bulls, Ibrahim Sekagya

Sporting Life

Juan Mata: Impressed by new boss

The Dutchman has reminded his players they must fulfil their media duties and has told the United board that next year's pre-season tour must be shorter.


Related Topix: Sports, Juan Mata

Manchester United plays AS Roma in Denver

The Red Devils will face AS Roma in the Guinness International Champions Cup at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Saturday at 2 p.m. World Cup veterans Wayne Rooney, David De Gea and Juan Mata are among those who will be playing for Manchester in the exhibition game under new manager Louis van Gaal.


Related Topix: Sports, Wayne Rooney, World Soccer, More Sports, David De Gea, Manchester United

Salisbury Journal

Van Gaal keeps counsel over Mou

Louis van Gaal looks set to speak to Jose Mourinho over his claim that signing Luke Shaw would have "killed" Chelsea.


Related Topix: Sports, Didier Drogba, Chris Smalling, Rafael, Cesc Fabregas

Julio Cesar's loan to Toronto FC officially ends

Toronto FC officially parted ways with on-loan goalkeeper Julio Cesar on Friday, saying the Brazilian international had returned to Queens Park Rangers.


Related Topix: Sports, Julio Cesar, Joe Bendik, Chris Konopka, England World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Rapids cruise to 3-0 win over Chivas USA

Nick LaBrocca, Drew Moor and Gabriel Torres scored in the Colorado Rapids' 3-0 victory over Chivas USA on Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Nick LaBrocca, US Soccer, Chivas USA, Drew Moor, Gabriel Torres, Dillon Powers

Inside Bay Area

Real Madrid, Atletico bring Spanish soccer to Bay Area

Soccer rivals Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid can't get away from each other. Teams that divide loyalties in the Spanish capital play on consecutive days this weekend in the Bay Area.


Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic

Official: Juventus sign Pereyra on loan

The Scudetto holders, who paid a A 1.2 million fee for the 23-year-old, have the option to sign the Argentine from Udinese at the end of 2014-15 Juventus have completed a loan move for Udinese winger Roberto Pereyra with an option to sign him next summer for 14 million .


Related Topix: Sports, Roberto Pereyra, World Soccer, More Sports, Udinese

Brandon Sun

CAS says ruling on Luis Suarez's appeal of biting ban 'likely' before Spanish season starts

The Court of Arbitration for Sport could rule on Luis Suarez's appeal against his biting ban before the Spanish league season starts.


Related Topix: Sports, Luis Suarez

Salisbury Journal

Cech prepared for Courtois battle

Petr Cech is determined to fight for his place as his decade-long reign as Chelsea's preferred goalkeeper comes under threat for the first time.


Related Topix: Sports, Petr Cech, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, Thibaut Courtois, Atletico Madrid

Fox Sports

Mourinho considering bringing Drogba back to Stamford Bridge

Reports in recent days have linked the Ivory Coast striker, a free agent after leaving Galatasaray, with a return to Stamford Bridge.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Romelu Lukaku, Victor Moses, Chelsea