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Happy New Year From World Soccer Talk

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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On behalf of everyone at World Soccer Talk, we’d like to wish you a happy and prosperous 2014. Thanks for your support and loyalty in 2013, and we hope you and your loved ones have a wonderful 2014! Don’t stay … Continue reading

Manchester United Must Continue Its Road Success In Order To Defy Recent Premier League Trends

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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As most football managers will tell you: “You need to win your home games in order to have any chance of success in the league.” Recent statistics would show that this view does have validity. In the Premier League era … Continue reading

Liverpool Face-Off Against Manchester City In Boxing Day’s Marquee Match

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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(For US Viewers – Manchester City v. Liverpool will be shown LIVE on Thursday December 26th at 12:30ppm EST on NBC Sports Network) Boxing Day’s final match features two teams in brilliant form: league leading Liverpool and third place Manchester … Continue reading

Boxing Day’s Early Kick-Off: Manchester United Look To Breach Hull City’s Superior Home Defense

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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(For US Viewers – Hull City v. Manchester United will be shown LIVE on Thursday December 26th at 7:45am EST on NBC Sports Network) Boxing Day’s early kick-off will see David Moyes lead a resurgent Manchester United into the KC … Continue reading

You Can Hate Luis Suarez, But You Must Also Appreciate His Genius

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Luis Suarez is just one of those players who opposing fans just can’t stand. The mere mention of his name sends a wave of negative feelings through people’s bodies. The Uruguayan striker’s well documented controversies and flashpoints haven’t helped his public perception. Even his … Continue reading

Referee Overturns Her Initial Decision And Awards Ghost Goal to Wrexham [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the Conference Premier match between Kidderminster and Wrexham this weekend, Wrexham scored a ghost goal when the shot went into the corner of the net, but the referee awarded a goal kick instead of a goal to Wrexham. The … Continue reading

Inaugural London Sports Writing Festival Illuminates Lords Cricket Ground

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Lords Cricket Ground, one of Great Britain’s most iconic sporting venues, hosted the inaugural London Sports Writing Festival this weekend. The event saw some of the most talented sports writers around combine with a host of Britain’s most popular sporting … Continue reading

11 Ways Playing Soccer Changes The Way You View The Beautiful Game

Posted on by Dean Stell
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I didn’t play soccer as a child. I’m one of those American soccer fans who came to the sport as an adult. I wasn’t one of you.  I’m new(er) but found that I could inhale a LOT of soccer knowledge … Continue reading

Your Guide to World Cup Qualifiers: Preview & TV Guide for October 11-15

Posted on by Abe Asher
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We’re getting right down to it. We’re under two months away from the FIFA World Cup draw in Brazil, and during these next two months, the field for the greatest sporting spectacle on the planet will be finalized. For some … Continue reading

Support Your Favorite Team With Soccer Bracelets Featuring Your Club Colors

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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As fans of The Beautiful Game, we all want to show off our team colors — whether it’s wearing one of our club shirts, buying a scarf to wear around our neck, or finding another unique way to share our … Continue reading

Write For World Soccer Talk; Seeking New Writers Who Are Passionate About the Beautiful Game

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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World Soccer Talk is currently looking for new writers. If you’re interested in writing about your favorite passion, and getting your articles in front of an audience of 1 million visitors per month, visit our get published page to learn … Continue reading

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UEFA Champions League Tuesday, Gameweek 1: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The UEFA Champions League has returned, and there are eight matches to choose from — all of which are kicking off at the same time. It’s time to enjoy the lovely, familiar tune of the UEFA Champions League theme song: … Continue reading

Watch a Brilliant Lionel Messi Animation With Commentary By Ray Hudson and Phil Schoen [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The skills of Lionel Messi are captured in a brilliant new animation by artist Etoilec-1. Using a flip book to draw Messi in action during some of his most memorable goals, the artist flips through the book and captures all … Continue reading

Tottenham Hotspur Now Have the Players to Break Into the Top Four

Posted on by Nicholas Kariuki
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So the Gareth Bale saga that became that annoying buzzing sound in the background of your entire summer is finally over. Tottenham can see the move as a huge success for them having earned a debatably high £85.3 million for … Continue reading

Turkish Footballer Walks Off The Pitch In Tears After Abuse From Crowd [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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During a recent Turkish soccer match, a footballer walked off the pitch in tears after being on the receiving end of verbal abuse from a small set of supporters of his own team. The incident happened during last week’s match … Continue reading

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid, Everton vs Stevenage and AC Milan vs PSV: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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There are plenty of world soccer matches in store this afternoon with your choice of UEFA Champions League play-off matches, Capital One Cup and Spanish Supercopa. For viewers in the United States, Everton against Stevenage kicks off at 2:45pm ET … Continue reading

Real Madrid Tops The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams, Says Forbes: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Real Madrid has surpassed Manchester United as the world’s most valuable sports team. Los Blancos, who are worth $3.3 billion according to Forbes, have the highest revenues of any team in sports ($650 million during the 2011-12 season), while Madrid’s … Continue reading

Happy 4th of July to World Soccer Talk Readers

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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My kids got up early this morning to design the above image on the computer to celebrate American Independence Day. As a British citizen and American citizen, it’s one of those surreal days on the calendar today. But I still … Continue reading