1. Seattle Bounces Back in the Big Apple

    After the humiliating defeat to LA in week seven, Seattle was hoping for an easier ride this past weekend. On paper though, it was one of their toughest games of the season...

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  2. Defensive Reconstruction for Manchester City?

    After failing to secure the final Champions League place, Roberto Mancini has wasted little time in bolstering his defense for next season...

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  3. What More Does Bobby Zamora Need To Do For an England Call?

    As Fulham progressed to the semifinals of the Europa League tonight, their striker must be thinking to himself, "What do I need to do to get Fabio to notice?" Zamora, yet again, scored the winner as his side beat German Champions Wolfsburg...

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  4. Will Javier Hernandez Prove To Be Another Flop from the Americas?

    It was announced today that Manchester United had signed Mexican striker Javier Hernandez—commonly known as Chicharito—from Chivas de Guadalajara. The player will join on July 1, subject to a work permit being granted...

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  5. MLS Week Three Preview - Real Salt Lake vs. Seattle Sounders

    As the MLS turns into week three, two play-off contenders will meet in Salt Lake City. Seattle are the visitors to Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night. Both have had indifferent strats to the season, having won and lost one their opening two games..

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  6. Seattle Sounders Sign Pat Noonan

    Seattle Coach Sigi Schmid has bolstered his midfield with the acqusition of MLS veteran Pat Noonan. Although there has been no official announcement from the Sounders, many media sources are reporting the deal is done...

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  7. Petulant Arsene Wenger Should Learn to Shut Up

    The season is drawing to a close, and Arsene Wenger is beginning to sound more and more like a broken record. Not a week goes by when Wenger isn't moaning about something...

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  8. A Great Night for Tottenham, As Villa and Man City Drop Points

    As Harry Redknapp walked off the pitch, he would have had an eye on the results of Manchester City and Aston Villa. Tottenham were up against Fulham in an FA Cup replay–which they won 3-1–so they weren't in Premiership action...

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  9. Florent Malouda: Chelsea's Player of the Season

    When Chelsea have their annual awards, Didier Drogba will face competition for the Player of the Year award. Florent Malouda—he has been fantastic this season. He is finally showing the form that convinced Jose Mourinho to sign him from Lyon...

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  10. Why Serbia Is the Dark Horse for the 2010 World Cup

    Everybody is talking with the World Cup on the horizon, and people are giving their picks for the month-long tournament. The usual suspects are being mentioned: Spain, Brazil, Argentina, and all the other footballing superpowers...

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  11. New York Red Bulls Looking for Scandinavian Stability

    As the season approaches, there is a good feeling around the Red Bull Arena. The new stadium has finally arrived, they have a new manager in Hans Backe and astute additions, have lead ...

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  12. Joleon Lescott: Will Injury End the Manchester City Star's World Cup Dream?

    It's a sad day for Manchester City and England fans alike. Joleon Lescott has been ruled out for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury...

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  13. Administration Unites Portsmouth Football Club

    On the surface, Portsmouth FC is a club in crisis, where nothing is going right. Deep into administration, and with nine points deducted, there aren't many positives to take out of the current predicament...

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  14. City Ease Past Fulham In Race For Fourth

    Roberto Mancini's men won again away from home as they kept the pressure on Tottenham in the race for the Champions League position...

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  15. The Fallout After Super Sunday in Premier League Title Race

    The results are in, and after the two big games on Sunday there is one apparent factor. Chelsea are the big losers of the weekend. Manchester United 2 - 1 Liverpool Arsene Wenger would probably allow himself a rye smile after the two games had unfolded...

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  16. Two Premiership Managers Who Deserve More Recognition

    When people are discussing Premier League managers the names, Sir Alex Ferguson, Arsene Wenger and Rafa Benitez are the talking points. Rightly so, as they manage the bigger clubs and are in the media spotlight constantly...

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  17. Arsenal's Potential Striking Options in the Summer

    If Arsenal end up winning either the Champions League or the Premiership then this will seem an over the top piece. But Arsene Wenger's side are in desperate need of a high-class attacking player...

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  18. Have Your Say: Who Will Win The World Cup

    With the World Cup less than 100 days away tips, predictions and odds are floating around. So I thought it would be interesting to see what the Bleacher Report faithful think. Who do you think will be lifting the World Cup Trophy in South Africa...

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  19. World Cup 2010: Can the French Spring a Surprise?

    Any French football fan who reads this will think I'm crazy, the national team under current Coach Raymond Domenech is in terrible form...

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  20. Advantage Chelsea After Champions League Elimination

    As Chelsea fans woke this morning, they would probably struggle to see the upside of being knocked out of the Champions League last night. But if you take a closer look then you will see there is one...

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  21. Will Maradona Lead Argentina To World Cup Glory?

    With the World Cup less than 100 days away, every man and his dog are having their say on potential winners. So here is mine: Argentina. A surprising choice? Yes...

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  22. A Round-Up of Tonight's International Friendlies

    OK, lets take a quick look at some of tonight's friendly results. I have just focused on the teams expected to make an impression at this years World Cup...

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  23. Chelsea's Season Could Be Decided on One Thing, Michael Essien

    Cracks are beginning to appear in the Chelsea squad and at the wrong time. With only a couple of months of the season remaining and The Blues still challenging on three fronts they need something to pick them up and quickly...

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  24. Soccer: Five Young Midfielders To Watch in 2010

    Which of the following midfielders will step up to the next level in 2010 and become the one of the superstars of the world game. All of these players are aged 21 or under and have the talent to reach the top...

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  25. Is Wayne Rooney Now The Worlds Greatest?

    After scoring the winner in the League Cup Final yesterday, Wayne Rooney was today named England's Player of the Year for 2009. It has been a remarkable year for the 24 year old Croxteth native...

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