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Games to Watch: MLS, Euro 2016 qualifying, Africa Cup of Nations qualifying

Friday, September 5, 2014, 10:35 AM
Brazil vs. Colombia 8:55 p.m. Friday (beIN Sport) Union defender Carlos Valdés joins Real Madrid’s James Rodriguez and Manchester United’s Radamel Falcao on Colombia’s squad for this glamorous friendly at Sun Life Stadium outside Miami. Brazil’s squad is highlighted... Read more

Video highlights: MLS, CONCACAF Copa Centroamericana roundup

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 12:17 PM
By now, you have likely already read stories and seen highlights from the Union's 1-0 win over Toronto FC at PPL Park and the United States' 1-0 win over the Czech Republic in Prague. Here's a roundup of what you might have missed: two MLS games and a tripleheader to open CONCACAF's Copa Centroamericana... Read more

GolTV finally gets online streaming for Bundesliga, U.S. Open Cup final

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 12:01 PM
Updated September 4: The security patches I reported that KlowdTV was working on have been rolled out, and I've also been told that GolTV's Spanish feed will be available through the service by the middle of September. For over a year now, I have been trying to get a hold of people at GolTV to get... Read more

Games to Watch: NWSL title game, MLS, Serie A kickoff, EPL

Friday, August 29, 2014, 10:00 AM
Houston Dynamo at Sporting Kansas City 8:00 p.m. Friday (NBCSN) Thanks to three straight years of clashes in Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference playoffs, these teams have developed a healthy dislike for each other. The streak could end this year, though, as Houston is struggling. But with new... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League video highlights: Waterhouse, Olimpia win in blowouts

Friday, August 29, 2014, 9:52 AM
On some nights in the Champions League, you get teams from the U.S. and Mexico. On other nights, you get teams from Guyana, Jamaica and Panama. But while the teams in Thursday's games might not be household hames, they produced lots of entertainment. The three matchups produced a total of 12 goals... Read more

Jurgen Klinsmann goes young with first post-World Cup U.S. national team squad

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 4:38 PM
The start of a new World Cup cycle is an ideal time to start bringing new players into any national team. For the United States' first game after coming home from Brazil, head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has done just that. Of the 22 men in Klinsmann's squad to face the Czech Republic next Tuesday in Prague... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League: León held by Herediano, Pachuca blows out Municipal

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:14 AM
We almost got an almighty upset in the first game of Wednesday night's CONCACAF Champions League doubleheader. Herediano was two minutes (plus stoppage time) away from stunning Mexico's Club León on its own field, but Mauro Boselli rescused the home team with an 89th-minute equalizer. In the... Read more

CONCACAF Champions League video highlights: New York Red Bulls shut out FAS

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 8:09 AM
The CONCACAF Champions League came to North America's largest media market for the first time in five years on Tuesday, and just the second time in the entire existence of Major League Soccer's New York/New Jersey franchise. Before this week, the only previous time that the MetroStars and/or Red Bulls... Read more

Jim Curtin's candor refreshes Union's chase for the playoffs

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 7:29 PM
In the course of my travels this summer, a lot of people across Major League Soccer asked me whether I think interim Union manager Jim Curtin will get the job full-time. My answer on each occasion was the same as it is now: I don't know. And in all honesty, I don't know if the decision-makers at PPL... Read more

Games to Watch: MLS, NWSL playoffs, Spanish Super Cup, EPL

Friday, August 22, 2014, 8:57 AM
Real Madrid at Atlético Madrid 4:25 p.m. Friday (ESPN Deportes, ESPN3.com) The Spanish SuperCup is set for a wild finish after a 1-1 draw in the first leg at Real. Now the scene shifts across town. Real has the stars in Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodridguez. Atlético has an electric... Read more
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