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  1. Bad start dooms Revs to fifth straight loss

    Brian O'Connell | Special to

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Soccer can be the cruelest of games, and for evidence of that, look no further than Saturday's match between the Revolution and Fire. In match dominated by the hosts, who put together nearly 500 passes, fired 23 shots and gath...

    Blog | July 13, 2014
  2. Three MLS coaches on the hot seat

    Jason Davis

    The chances that an MLS coach might be fired during the season turn on a combination of expectations, results and the track record of the organization. Luckily for most coaches, the league is rarely the place for hotheaded dismissals in the middl...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  3. Prem: Swansea City 4-1 Aston Villa

    ESPN Staff

    A wonder goal from Jonjo Shelvey fired Swansea on their way to a comfortable win over Aston Villa that all but secures their Premier League place for next season. The midfielder lobbed Brad Guzan with a stunning 45-yard volley that sent the Libert...

    Blog | April 26, 2014
  4. La Liga not over yet for Barcelona

    Francesc Tomas

    Barcelona had reached a critical point in the season after losing three games in three different competitions that made every chance of success virtually impossible. Huge criticism was fired from every corner of the world, evenly directed at the boar...

    Blog | April 21, 2014
  5. Thrilling Liverpool can see the finish line

    David Usher

    "We go to Norwich. Exactly the same!" bellowed a fired-up Steven Gerrard after the Reds' heart-stopping 3-2 victory over Manchester City a week earlier. His teammates took his inspirational words a little too literally, as Kopite nerves were once aga...

    Blog | April 20, 2014
  6. espnW -- U.S women beat China 3-0 on heels of Tom Sermanni firing...

    The U.S. women's national team beat China 3-0 in San Diego on Thursday in their first game since the firing of former head coach Tom Sermanni.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2014
  7. Should U.S. Soccer Have Fired Tom Sermanni?

    Things were starting to look up for the U.S. women's national team (USWNT) on Sunday after a solid 2-0 victory against China PR. But a few hours after the game ended, U.S. Soccer of head coach Tom Sermanni. Sermanni started coac...

    Blog | April 07, 2014
  8. Megan Rapinoe, Lauren Holiday score as U.S. blanks China

    The thunder rumbled near the stadium and pelting sleet began to fall, sending the U.S. players scurrying for cover.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2014
  9. Schuerrle shines as Chelsea maintain title charge

    Mark Worrall

    Hat trick hero Andre Schuerrle, aided and abetted by the scintillating Eden Hazard, fired Premier League leaders Chelsea to victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage as Jose Mourinho's players came alive in the second half after a turgid and goalless ope...

    Blog | March 01, 2014
  10. Another weekend of progress for Ronaldo-less Madrid

    Nicholas Rigg

    For a while it looked like Real Madrid could top La Liga at the end of Jornada for the first time this season, and in the end it still wasn't so bad. The roar was not just constrained to the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium when Alberto Moreno fired ...

    Blog | February 09, 2014
  11. Carroll ready to ravage boy-hood club Newcastle

    Lee Ryder

    Andy Carroll would be fired up this weekend even if West Ham were playing Barnet reserves. But in keeping with the theme of former players coming back to haunt Newcastle United (and there have been a few) Carroll will be revved up to the maximum goin...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  12. Fired up Milan earn draw against Roma

    Sumeet Paul

    Prior to kick-off, there was a general sense that Milan's clash with Roma at San Siro on Monday night would be an entertaining encounter. The game didn't disappoint as both sides pushed for all three points throughout, but ultimately had to settle fo...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  13. Bayern survive physical Augsburg to reach last eight

    Susie Schaaf

    Arjen Robben fired the opening salvo, but would be stretchered off the pitch minutes later. His replacement, Thomas Mueller, scored the double in the second half for Bayern Munich as they beat derby "rivals" FC Augsburg, 0-2, to progress to the DFB P...

    Blog | December 04, 2013
  14. The only game in town

    Uli Hesse

    Derbies have been in the news a lot lately over here, in Germany. Often for the wrong reasons, such as when visiting Dortmund fans hurled flares onto the pitch and even fired some into the home stands before the Ruhr derby away at Schalke. Similar...

    Blog | November 11, 2013
  15. Narrow win over Plzen assures progression

    Susie Schaaf

    The narrative was much different from the last time these two sides met at the Allianz Arena, with Bayern Munich coming out on top, 5-0. One goal, by substitute Mario Mandzukic, made the difference as Bayern fired themselves into the Champions League...

    Blog | November 05, 2013
  16. MLS coaching changes coming thick and fast

    Jeff Carlisle

    The MLS coaching carousel has turned into a tilt-a-whirl. Since Sept. 1, four MLS coaches have been fired. A fifth, Montreal Impact manager Marco Schallibaum, is reported to be walking the plank, soon to be replaced by legendary defender Alessand...

    Blog | November 05, 2013