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Loew: MLS schedule helps US with World Cup fitness
Germany coach Joachim Loew isn’t sure his team’s extra day of rest this week makes up for the months-long scheduling advantage his friend, Jurgen Klinsmann, has had with the U.S. team.
Bosnia beats Iran 3-1 in Group F at World Cup
Bosnia-Herzegovina ended Iran’s hopes of advancing to the knockout stages with a 3-1 victory in Group F on Wednesday, registering its first World Cup win in the process.
Argentina beats Nigeria 3-2 as both teams advance
Argentina beat Nigeria 3-2 in their last World Cup group match on Wednesday, with Lionel Messi and Ahmed Musa scoring two goals each before Marcos Rojo kneed in the winner.
Soccer’s bad boy bites opponent at World Cup
Biting opponents, racist comments — all that looked to be behind Luis Suarez, as soccer’s bad boy was maturing into a star for his club and country. Then, the old habit that most people leave behind in nursery school cropped up again in front of an audience of millions.
The American soccer moment is upon us
The game of soccer is played for 90 minutes.
But it only takes a split second for it to all change.
Greece scores late to advance at World Cup
Greece doesn’t score often at the World Cup, but its goals certainly come at the right time.
Colombia tops World Cup group by beating Japan 4-1
James Rodriguez delivered a brilliant cameo performance off the bench to inspire Colombia to a 4-1 victory over Japan at the World Cup on Tuesday, helping secure top spot for his team in Group C and eliminating the Asian champions.
Bradley faces high expectations at World Cup
Michael Bradley stopped at a post, put a hand on each cheek and closed his eyes in shock, as if he had seen a ghost. It’s been that type of World Cup for the U.S midfielder.
Uruguay edges Italy 1-0 to advance at World Cup
Captain Diego Godin scored in the 81st minute as Uruguay edged 10-man Italy 1-0 Tuesday to reach the second round of the World Cup, although the victory was overshadowed by a biting incident involving the South American side’s star forward Luis Suarez.
Costa Rica tops group after scoreless draw with England
Costa Rica finished first in what many considered the World Cup’s toughest group after a dour 0-0 draw against a second-string England side Tuesday.
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