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  1. Sir Alex Ferguson: U.S. soccer on the rise

    Soccernet staff

    Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes football is beginning to take hold in the United States ahead of his side's pre-season tour.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2010
  2. 2010 World Cup: Xavi relishing prospect of final

    Soccernet staff

    Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez is determined to enjoy the World Cup final, and admitted he is relishing the prospect of playing against "a great" Netherlands team "playing great football".

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2010
  3. Italian clubs angry over restriction

    Soccernet staff

    The Italian football federation (FIGC) has limited the number of non-EU players Italian clubs can sign to one per season.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2010
  4. Nakamura retires from internationals

    Soccernet staff

    Japan midfielder Shunsuke Nakamura has retired from international football after spending most of the World Cup on the bench.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2010
  5. Diego Maradona purrs over four-star Argentina

    Soccernet staff

    Diego Maradona lavished praise on his players after a potent display of attacking football earned them a 4-1 win over South Korea at Soccer City.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2010
  6. USA still bidding for 2018

    Soccernet staff

    Despite widespread reports the 2018 World Cup is almost certainly heading to Europe, the United States Soccer Federation (USFF) still harbours hopes of hosting the tournament.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2010
  7. SAFA hit back over Pele concerns

    Soccernet staff

    The South African Football Association (SAFA) have hit back at concerns from Brazilian World Cup legend Pele over security at this year's event.

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2010
  8. Soccernet's memories

    Soccernet staff

    It's been a decade of excitement and intrigue and a lot has changed over the past ten years. Here, ESPN Soccernet's columnists relive their best memories from the world of football.

    Story | Conversation | January 01, 2010
  9. Donovan close to January loan deal at Everton

    Soccernet staff

    Everton are expected to sign USA international Landon Donovan on a three-month loan deal in January.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2009
  10. Asian football chief signs billion dollar rights deal

    Soccernet staff

    Asian soccer chief Mohamed Bin Hammam signed a $1 billion dollar rights deal with the World Sports Group (WSG) on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | November 24, 2009
  11. Premier League chief warns against Asian salary cap

    Soccernet staff

    English Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore has warned Asian clubs that a salary cap would have a detrimental effect on their game.

    Story | Conversation | November 24, 2009
  12. Iraq facing FIFA expulsion

    Soccernet staff

    Iraq faces being kicked out of world soccer after its football association was disbanded, the sport's governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2009
  13. FIFA confirm Jermaine Jones USA allegiance switch

    Soccernet staff

    Schalke midfielder Jermaine Jones has been cleared to play international football for the USA after FIFA approved his switch from Germany.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2009
  14. FIFA reveal Puskas Award for 'most beautiful goal'

    Soccernet staff

    FIFA will reward the player who scores the "most beautiful goal of the year" in world football with the newly-created Puskas Award - named after Hungarian soccer great Ferenc Puskas - president Sepp Blatter has announced.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2009