1. Mexico vs. Israel: Live Player Ratings for El Tri

    Mexico defeated Israel, 3-0, in the first of four pre-World Cup friendlies. The first part of the match focused on Cuauhtemoc Blanco's farewell to the national team, but once he left the pitch in the 39th minute, El Tri needed a spark in attack...

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  2. Mexico vs. Israel: International Friendly Live Score, Highlights, Report

    Mexico 3-0 Israel Goals: Miguel Layun (MEX) 43', 62'; Marco Fabian (MEX) 85' Mexico: Corona (Ochoa 72'); Aguilar, Reyes, Rodriguez, Salcido, Layun (Pulido 72'), Brizuela ...

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  3. USA vs. Azerbaijan: Live Player Ratings for USMNT

    The United States defeated Azerbaijan, 2-0, at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. Mix Diskerud and Aron Johannsson came off the bench to score goals in the second half, both of which were created by set pieces...

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  4. USA vs. Azerbaijan: International Friendly Live Score, Highlights, Report

    United States 2-0 Azerbaijan Goals: Mix Diskerud (USA) 75'; Aron Johannsson (USA) 83' United States: Howard (GK); Johnson (Yedlin 62'), Cameron (Gonzalez 46'), Besler, ...

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  5. MLS Player Power Rankings: Donovan, Keane, Higuain Fly Up Chart After Week 12

    The Major League Soccer weekend caught a ton of attention for the performance of Landon Donovan, but there were plenty of other players who shined throughout Week 12 as well...

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  6. MLS Team of the Week: Donovan Dominates the Headlines

    Whether you like it or not, the last week in American soccer belonged to Landon Donovan. Donovan caught headlines for being left off the United States' 23-man World Cup roster on ...

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  7. Indy 500 Results 2014: Live Analysis, Standings and Highlights

    Ryan Hunter-Reay became the first American since 2006 to take home the Indianapolis 500 title, and he did it in dramatic fashion...

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  8. 5 Best Ways for Jurgen Klinsmann to Make USA a Strong Attacking Force

    For the United States to have any chance of advancing past the group stage at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, it must assert itself on the attacking part of the game immediately...

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  9. Landon Donovan's World Cup Exclusion Is Good for LA Galaxy, Bad for Rest of MLS

    Landon Donovan 's exclusion was easily the biggest story after Thursday's release of the United States' 23-man World Cup roster...

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  10. USMNT World Cup Roster Hands Youth Unexpected Vote of Confidence

    Let's all be honest here, the exclusion of Landon Donovan was the biggest story when the United States 23-man World Cup roster was released on Thursday...

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  11. NASCAR at Charlotte 2014 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard Updates

    The fast-paced fury of group qualifying produced plenty of thrills in the chase for the Coca-Cola 600 pole. After the third session, which latest just five minutes, Jimmie Johnson earned the pole with a time of 27...

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  12. What Happened to America's Pele? The Rise and Fall of Freddy Adu

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil was supposed to mark the international coming-out party for one of America's biggest soccer stars. Instead, Freddy Adu , 24, will be watching the World Cup from his home without any attachment to a club team...

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  13. Villanova Basketball: Wildcats' Biggest Reasons for Optimism in 2014-15

    The Villanova Wildcats will enter the 2014-15 season as the defending champions of the Big East Conference and as the favorites to win it again thanks to a strong group of returnees...

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  14. MLS Player Power Rankings: Players on Hot Teams Thrive in Latest Poll

    After Week 11 in Major League Soccer, it is clear that two teams are in a class of their own in their respective conferences...

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  15. Why Jurgen Klinsmann Was Right to Leave Eddie Johnson Out of his World Cup Squad

    When United States manager Jurgen Klinsmann called up 30 players to the preliminary squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, almost everyone expected Eddie Johnson 's name to be on the list...

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  16. Winners and Losers from MLS Week 11: World Cup Snubs, New England and More

    Welcome to our latest look at the biggest winners and losers from the last week of action in Major League Soccer. In Week 11, plenty of individuals made some costly mistakes, while one debutant made an instant impact on his club's result...

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  17. 8 Things We Learned from MLS Week 11: World Cup Duty Affects Play of Many Clubs

    The 11th week of play in Major League Soccer was different than any of the previous 10 because of the departures of many players due to international duty...

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  18. MLS Team of the Week: Martins, Higuain, Hagglund Headline List of League's Best

    With some of the stars of Major League Soccer away from their clubs due to international duty, Week 11 presented some players with a chance to step up and show their worth...

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  19. Why a Successful World Cup Can Change US Soccer Forever

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup comes at a critical juncture of the game's popularity in the United States, and with a successful campaign in Brazil, the Yanks could take the game to new heights at home...

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  20. NASCAR Sprint Showdown 2014 Qualifying Results: Live Leaderboard, Updates

    The mad dash to earn a spot in the Sprint All-Star Race began on Friday afternoon with qualifying for the Sprint Showdown. Austin Dillon and A.J...

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  21. 5 Surprise Omissions from the USA World Cup Squad

    On Monday, United States manager Jurgen Klinsmann unveiled his preliminary roster of 30 for the 2014 FIFA World Cup...

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  22. Will Julian Green See Any Playing Time at the World Cup?

    Julian Green is one of the best young talents in American soccer, but his role at the 2014 FIFA World Cup is unknown at the moment because of the experienced players in front of him on the depth chart...

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  23. Villanova Basketball: The Best Wildcats at Every Position in the Last Decade

    Over the last decade, Villanova has seen some terrific players suit up for the program. At a school where guards are valued highly in head coach Jay Wright's system, it is no surprise ...

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  24. MLS Player Power Rankings: BWP, Morales Surpass Dempsey in Race for Top Spot

    The 10th week of play in Major League Soccer saw plenty of electrifying individual displays. Three players scored hat-tricks, while four others found the back of the net on two occasions in a week that saw 39 goals fly in...

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  25. Winners and Losers from MLS Week 10: Multi-Goal Scorers, Davis, Warner and More

    Welcome to our weekly look at the winners and losers from the latest week of play in Major League Soccer. This week, a pair of managers once again find their way on to the list for ...

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