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  1. Soccer - Keys for Manchester United to contend in 2014-15

    Adrian Melville

    Can Manchester United turn things around in 2014-15? Adrian Melville outlines tactical adjustments, lineup modifications and potential transfer additions that are key to United becoming Premier League contenders.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2014
  2. Honduras breaks drought, level 1-1 at halftime

    Honduras breaks drought, level 1-1 at halftime

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | June 20, 2014
  3. Valencia injury a massive loss for Colombia

    Carl Worswick

    Jose Pekerman cut straight to the point. "I have some bad news," the Colombia coach began, his fingers wrestling nervously on the desk in front of him. The press conference had only just started but the cameras were already clicking furiously. "Unfor...

    Blog | May 31, 2014
  4. Mexico a familiar foe for many in Ecuador squad

    Nick Dorrington

    On Monday, the Ecuador squad bade farewell to their fellow countrymen in Quito's historic Plaza Grande in the midst of a sea of yellow, blue and red and chants of "Yes you can, yes you can." Afterwards, they dined with president Rafael Correa and mem...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  5. Netherlands 1-1 Ecuador: What we learned

    Nick Dorrington

    Ecuador began their World Cup preparations with a credible 1-1 draw to Netherlands in Amsterdam on Saturday evening. Jefferson Montero gave them an early lead, only for Robin van Persie to volley home a superbly taken equaliser just before halftime. ...

    Blog | May 18, 2014
  6. Draw versus Holland a good sign for Ecuador

    Tim Vickery

    Switzerland, Honduras and France will surely have taken note -- their Group E World Cup opponents Ecuador cannot be dismissed as mere altitude specialists. They came down from the mountain on Saturday to start their preparation for Brazil 2014 with a...

    Blog | May 17, 2014
  7. No lack of excitement in Leon-Pachuca final

    Cesar Hernandez

    It could easily be argued that the Clausura regular season this year was underwhelming. At least for me it was. Weekend after weekend there were countless draws on my television screen, and the lack of goals became somewhat of an expectation for most...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  8. South America's weakest hoping to spring a surprise

    Nick Dorrington

    Realism is the name of the game for Ecuador coming into this summer's World Cup. They did brilliantly to finish fourth in the CONMEBOL qualifying group but without the altitude of Quito on their side, they are arguably the weakest of the six South Am...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  9. Five things to watch for in the Liguilla semis

    Cesar Hernandez

    I'll be honest. I was only 1-for-4 when it came to semifinal predictions. There was, of course, the "curse" that surrounded Cruz Azul, but I thought they would have easily dealt with Leon. I'm sure La Maquina would have much rather gone up against...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  10. La Liga heats up, sad scenes in Italy and Spain, more

    Gabriele Marcotti

    Ladies and gentlemen, La Liga just got a whole lot tighter. Going into the weekend, Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Real Madrid had, among them, won 78 of 94 games against the other 17 teams in La Liga, or 83 percent of matches. But this past mat...

    Blog | May 05, 2014
  11. Three Things: Levante vs. Atletico Madrid

    Dermot Corrigan

    VALENCIA, Spain -- An early Filipe Luis own goal set the tone for Levante's 2-0 win over Atletico Madrid, a result that has added further intrigue to La Liga's title race. There were also reports of yet more racial abuse. Here are three things from S...

    Blog | May 04, 2014
  12. Khedira return timely ahead of Lisbon final

    Nicholas Rigg

    They say when one door shuts another one opens and that might hold true for Real Madrid. The sooner-than-expected return to action of midfielder Sami Khedira could be timely given Xabi Alonso's probable suspension for the Champions League final. ...

    Blog | May 03, 2014
  13. Sevilla-Valencia drama is why we watch football

    Sid Lowe

    There was a moment when Stephane Mbia could not go on. Tears came to his eyes, but words would no longer come to his mind. His Spanish deserted him, and the only thing he managed to say was: "Unbelievable ... sorry" in English. Sometimes no comme...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  14. Tactics Board: A pair of Chelsea buses, Giggs' attacking intent

    Richard Jolly

    LIVERPOOL 0-2 CHELSEA Brendan Rodgers accused Chelsea of parking "two buses" in their 2-0 win at Anfield. What he meant, perhaps, was that they had two defensive blocks: a back four shielded by a central midfield trio. Both stayed deep, the defen...

    Blog | April 28, 2014
  15. Three Things: Valencia vs. Atletico Madrid

    Dermot Corrigan

    With a Champions League semifinal second leg just days away, Atletico Madrid kept themselves in control of La Liga's title race with a 1-0 win at Valencia. Here are three quick things from Sunday's clash at the Mestalla: 1. Atletico not creating t...

    Blog | April 27, 2014
  16. Valencia president's claims show disrespect

    Sid Lowe

    "The Italian Job," declared the banner at the Sanchez Pizjuan, which depicted cartoon Minis roaring up through Spain, across the Alps and into Juventus' stadium. They will have to head to Turin via the Turia, the river that runs through Valencia 430 ...

    Blog | April 25, 2014