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MLS considers allowing 62% of teams into playoffs

Major League Soccer is considering some interesting changes to its playoffs and the number of teams involved. The 2023 season set to start in just a few weeks. Despite this, the league does not have a playoff structure currently set in stone. One of the alterations that could be coming to MLS is 18 teams […]
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Exclusive interview: Alan Shearer on promotion and relegation

World Soccer Talk sat down with English soccer legend Alan Shearer to hear his thoughts on promotion and relegation, and the role it plays in world soccer. Legendary English footballer Alan Shearer has seen it all. From being the all-time Premier League goalscorer, as well as his playing career with Southampton, Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle […]
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Aubameyang is being targeted by LAFC

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could soon be heading Stateside with LAFC among the suitors. The Gabon international's future is currently in the air after falling down the pecking order at Chelsea. Blues boss Graham Potter recently left Aubameyang off of his Champions League roster. This means that the 33-year-old forward will not feature in the competition for […]
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Christian Atsu pulled from rubble after Turkey earthquake

Responders found Ghana international Christian Atsu alive and rescued him from rubble after a massive earthquake in Turkey. The former Chelsea and Newcastle winger now plays with Hatayspor. Officials reported Atsu missing after a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Turkey and parts of Syria on Monday. Thousands of buildings in the two countries collapsed, killing over […]
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The Wrexham AFC story: America's new fascination

Wrexham AFC, a Welsh club in the fifth tier of the English league system, has vaulted into the consciousness of the soccer world over the past two years. To help tell their story, we spoke with soccer commentator (and lifelong Wrexham supporter) Bryn Law to learn more about the Wrexham AFC story. After being purchased […]
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Where to find Sheffield United vs. Wrexham on US TV

Here are all of the details of where you can watch Sheffield United vs. Wrexham AFC on US television and via legal streaming: WHO Sheffield United vs. Wrexham AFC WHAT FA Cup Fourth Round Replay WHEN 2:45pm ET / 11:45am PT • Tuesday, February 7, 2023 WHERE ESPN2, ESPN+, fuboTV, DirecTV Stream, Sling Orange STREAM […]
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Where to find Flamengo vs. Al-Hilal on US TV

Here are all of the details of where you can watch Flamengo vs. Al-Hilal on US television and via legal streaming: WHO Flamengo vs. Al-Hilal WHAT FIFA Club World Cup WHEN 2:00pm ET / 11:00am PT • Tuesday, February 7, 2023 WHERE FS2, FOX Deportes, DirecTV Stream, and fuboTV FREE TRIAL WATCH NOW With […]
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MLS Season Pass FAQ: Answering your questions

In the 2023 campaign, Major League Soccer has moved its entire streaming output to Apple. As a result, games are now on Apple's MLS Season Pass. To explain how it all works, we've written this detailed MLS Season Pass. MLS Season Pass covers every single game, both regular season and postseason, for the Major League […]
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Leeds sack Jesse Marsch after only 2 league wins in 6 months

Leeds United relieved manager Jesse Marsch of his role on Monday. The American only took over at Elland Road on Feb. 28 in 2022. After escaping relegation a season ago, Leeds is back towards the bottom of the table after 21 games played. Leeds released a statement on the sacking. Leeds sits in 17th, only […]
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What is promotion and relegation?

Promotion and relegation is one of the key mechanics across much of the global sport called soccer. But what is pro/rel, as it's commonly abbreviated? If you're a new fan, especially coming from American sports, you might be completely unfamiliar with the concept. What is promotion and relegation? At the most basic level, promotion and […]
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How to get MLS Season Pass

The 2023 Major League Soccer season welcomes the launch of MLS Season Pass from Apple. This is the one-stop hub for everything related to MLS. Team-specific coverage, press conferences, highlights, studio shows and, most importantly, games. Every single game during the Major League Soccer campaign, regular season and postseason, is available on MLS Season Pass. […]
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Pep Guardiola could quit City if club lied to him about finances

Pep Guardiola could quit at Manchester City if he follows through on his words given the latest accusations that the club broke financial rules. The news broke Monday morning that the Premier League accused Manchester City of exaggerating the value of its sponsorship deals. If true, the club brought in money directly through United Arab […]
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Man City allegedly broke financial rules more than 100 times

The Premier League has charged Manchester City with breaking the financial rules set in place more than 100 times. The five-year investigation reviewed breaches that occurred over a time span from 2009/10 to 2017/18. According to the Premier League, Manchester City broke the rules in the sense that the club failed to provide the league […]
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Why soccer fans prefer promotion and relegation

Promotion and relegation is a system used throughout most of the soccer world. Clubs move up and down their country's standings based on their relative strength via results on the field from season to season. And soccer fans all over the world overwhelmingly prefer it to the alternative. The alternative is the franchise system. One […]
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Kyle Martino interview: Back behind the desk for the USMNT

Coverage of the United States Men's National Team kicked off on HBO Max and TNT in January. On it, there was a familiar face in Kyle Martino. The former USMNT player had a long run as an analyst on NBC and its Premier League coverage. Martino is one of the most talented analysts available on […]
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Where to find Blackburn vs. Wigan on US TV

Here are all of the details of where you can watch Blackburn Rovers vs. Wigan Athletic on US television and via legal streaming: WHO Blackburn Rovers vs. Wigan Athletic WHAT EFL Championship WHEN 3:00pm ET / 12:00pm PT • Monday, February 6, 2023 WHERE ESPN+ STREAM WATCH NOW With ESPN+, you can watch Blackburn Rovers […]
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Inter win derby to go second in Serie A

Lautaro Martinez’s deflected header in the first half gave Inter the Derby della Madonnina bragging rights as they beat cross-city rivals AC Milan by 1-0 at the San Siro on Sunday evening. The Nerazzurri were on top of the reigning Champions throughout the match and dominated every blade of grass on the pitch as they […]
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Barcelona thrash Sevilla to go eight points clear in La Liga

A fantastic second-half performance saw Barcelona score three goals as they beat Sevilla at the Camp Nou on Sunday evening. The result sees Xavi's side take full advantage of Real Madrid's shock loss at Mallorca earlier in the day as the Catalans stretched their lead to eight points at the summit of the La Liga […]
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Record-breaking Kane goal dents City’s title hopes

Harry Kane’s record-breaking 267th goal for Tottenham Hotspur gave them a much-deserved victory over reigning Premier League Champions Manchester City on Sunday evening. It was the English striker’s 200th league goal and the result sees the London club move within a point of a Champions League berth. Conte missing for Spurs Tottenham came into this […]
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Last chance to save $20 on Peacock Premium annual plan

If you're a soccer fan and have been looking into getting Peacock, now is a good time. You can score a $20 Peacock discount with a limited time offer now through Tuesday, February 7. NBC's streaming service is home to the Premier League, with multiple matches shown each weekend. It's also the Spanish-language home of […]