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USA, Jamaica set up semifinal clash

Weston McKennie scored in the first half as the USA dodged a bullet by edging upstart Curacao 1-0 on Sunday to reach the semifinals of the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/1 17:58:40

Mexico advance to Gold Cup semifinals, Haiti shock former champs Canada

Goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa saved a sudden-death penalty as Mexico edged Costa Rica 5-4 on penalties to reach the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals in Houston, Texas on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/30 18:13:39

Benin wait goes on after Guinea-Bissau stalemate

Benin's long wait for a first win at the Africa Cup of Nations was extended Saturday by Guinea-Bissau following an attritional goalless draw in Ismailia, the tournament's third in a row.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/30 18:08:40

Sweden end German hoodoo

Stina Blackstenius scored the winner as Sweden came from behind to stun old rivals Germany on Saturday and set up a women's World Cup semifinal against the Netherlands, who reached the last four for the first time.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/30 18:08:40

Uruguay crash out of Copa

Luis Suarez broke down in tears after his shootout miss saw Uruguay dumped out of the Copa America by unfancied Peru on Saturday, the 15-time champions losing 5-4 on penalties after having three goals ruled out in a scoreless draw.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/30 18:08:39

Lampard will succeed as Chelsea manager: Terry

Frank Lampard can be a successful manager of Chelsea due to his work ethic and ability to thrive under pressure, says close friend and fellow club legend John Terry.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/27 18:38:41

Trump slams Rapinoe for spurning potential White House invite

US President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to criticize US women's soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe for saying she would not visit the White House if the team won the World Cup.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/27 17:58:42

Rooney scores stunning goal from own half

Wayne Rooney grabbed the headlines in Major League Soccer (MLS) on Wednesday when he scored an incredible goal for DC United with a strike from inside his own half for the second time in his career.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/27 17:58:41

Armani wary of pacey Venezuela

Argentina goalkeeper Franco Armani warned his teammates on Wednesday not to be caught out by minnows Venezuela when the sides meet in the Copa America quarterfinals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/27 17:58:41

Egypt into last 16

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah scored his first goal of this year's Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to help the hosts to a 2-0 win over Democratic Republic of the Congo on Wednesday which guaranteed them a place in the round of 16.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/27 17:53:41

Hometown heroes

There's nothing for a football fan that is quite like the feeling of seeing a local lad come through and make it in the first team. Depending on their talent and ambition fitting with that of the club, they might even stay forever to become one-club men. That's the dream but no matter how long they stay, they fuel the fans' dreams and the hopes of the players coming behind them. Here are the ­players doing just that in the Premier League.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/6/27 16:17:18


Fearless and ferocious, Megan Rapinoe finds herself facing battles on and off the field as US co-captain at the women's World Cup.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/27 16:13:40

Copa organizers 'satisfied' with use of VAR

Copa America organizers CONMEBOL defended the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 seconds per intervention, nearly double the time taken at the 2018 World Cup.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/26 19:13:40

Real Madrid reveal plans for women's soccer team

Real Madrid announced they will form a women's team for the first time after purchasing local side CD Tacon, subject to approval by club members.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/26 19:13:40

Cameroon begin title defense with victory

Stephane Bahoken scored two minutes after coming off the bench to seal a 2-0 win for defending champions Cameroon over Guinea-Bissau Tuesday in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/26 19:08:41

China bow out of World Cup

Europeans are dominating the FIFA Women's World Cup in France as neither China nor Japan survived their last-16 encounters on Tuesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/6/26 19:08:40

Superstar Salah seeks first goal at AFCON

Superstar Mohamed Salah gets a second chance to score his first goal at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) when hosts Egypt face the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Group A on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/25 19:53:40

Norwich sign Swiss striker Josip Drmic

Norwich City have signed Switzerland striker Josip Drmic on a free transfer from Borussia Moenchengladbach as they prepare for life back in the Premier League after earning promotion as Championship winners.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/25 19:43:40