Category Archives: Soccer

Euro 2016 Qualification in Final Stretch

At the end of today, only two matches remain for most of the teams in the qualification for next year’s Euro 2016 in France. Already # countries have successfully qualified, and several more have assured themselves of at least making … Continue reading

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Few Surprises in Women’s World Cup Group Stage

With the group stage over, the initial twenty-four teams in the World Cup has been whittled down to sixteen. There were no surprise early exits this time around, but there were a few upsets in individual matches during the group … Continue reading

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2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Kicks Off in Canada

Later this afternoon at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Canada, the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup will kick off. Hosts Canada will play China in what is bound to be an exciting start to the largest Women’s World Cup yet. Women’s … Continue reading

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The Dawn of Women’s Association Football: Dick, Kerr’s Ladies FC

Amid all the arrests of FIFA executives and allegations of corruption coming forth in the past week, the actual tournaments coming up can get lost in the shuffle. The FIFA Women’s World Cup begins next week on June 6 in … Continue reading

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Qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Kicks Off

On March 12, qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup officially began with the first leg for the first round of the Asian qualifiers. The kickoff of the nearly three year qualifying process marks the first time that all 209 … Continue reading

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2014 FIFA World Cup, Finals

The Maracaná in Rio de Janeiro was host to a fitting end for the 2014 World Cup on Sunday, as Germany continued their superb run and defeated Argentina to win their 4th World Cup, and the first ever as a … Continue reading

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2014 FIFA World Cup, Semifinals

The memorable moments of the 2014 World Cup keep on coming, as an eager world approaches the last weekend of the tournament. For Brazil, the semifinal was a nightmare. Lacking Neymar and Thiago Silva, the Brazilians were expected to face … Continue reading

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