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Fight for coveted German Cup gears back up this week with Bayern, Dortmund circling

The 2014 version of the DFB Pokal, or German Cup, involves three former champions and one team still looking for its first title as the semifinals approach this week. German Bundesliga teams Borussia Dortmund and Wolfsburg meet in the first semifinal on Tuesday at Signal Iduna Park. On Wednesday, top-flight champs and DFB Pokal Cup…

Manchester City v Liverpool - Premier League
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Manchester City, Liverpool to battle Sunday in title-defining tilt

They are two neighboring cities steeped in a history of industry, shipping and culture. They are tough, hard-working citizenries known for their rich sporting legacy.  They are Liverpool and Manchester, two fiercely competitive communities whose hopes of soccer glory rest on a result this weekend. On Sunday, a new chapter in the rivalry between Liverpool…

USA V COLOMBIA
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USA has away with winning

As soccer fans across the country eagerly await unveiling of the new USA away jersey from Nike, which will be worn at some pretty important away matches this summer, SOCCER.COM is taking a look back at the Stars and Stripes’ greatest triumphs in away shirts. The US Men’s National Team has had some important wins…

Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League
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Suarez sets Liverpool single-season EPL goals record

Luis Suarez scores when he wants, week in and week out in his adidas F50 adizeros. With a goal in the 25th minute of Liverpool’s 4-0 route of Tottenham on Sunday, Suarez reached 29 successful strikes for the season, which breaks the single English Premier League season team scoring record previously held by Robbie Fowler. Club…

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World-class derby Boca Juniors vs River Plate renews Sunday

On Sunday at 5:15 p.m. EST, everything will grind to a halt not just in Buenos Aires, but in the whole of Argentina. That is kick-off time for another Superclasico between local rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate. Not only do these two soccer giants share a city, they also share a history of success…

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Chivas, Club America to battle Sunday in El Súper Clásico

When Chivas de Guadalajara hosts Club América in El Súper Clásico on Sunday (9pm EST) at the Omnilife Stadium, bragging rights will be at stake, but just as important will be the three points that go to the winner. With only five games left in the season, América and Guadalajara are clinging to play-off spots. Earning valuable points this…

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Bayern Munich claim Bundesliga crown

Bayern Munich claimed a record 24th Bundesliga crown with a 3-1 victory over Hertha Berlin on Tuesday, clinching the Bundesliga title earlier than any other team in league history.  A German champion had never before been crowned in March. You can shop for the same shirt the victorious Munich men wore in celebration here. Bayern…

Manchester City v Sunderland - Capital One Final
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Manchester City claims Capitol One Cup crown, glory

Manchester City earned the first of what fans hope will be three domestic trophies Sunday with a thrilling come-from-behind 3-1 victory against Sunderland to claim the Capital One Cup crown. After losing shockingly against underdog Wigan in last year’s FA Cup final, the Sky Blues had everything to win and everything to lose against English…

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Bundesliga is back, Bayern to take on Gladbach

How did you spend your Christmas vacation? While English Premier League teams were playing two and three games a week during the cold and wet of December and January, German Bundesliga teams were training in the warm sunshine of Turkey, Spain and Qatar. With some warm-up friendlies under their belts, teams are ready to start…

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Dual citizens play huge role in USMNT success

Jurgen Klinsmann named his squad for the last two games of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil qualifying on Sunday with 17 of the 20 players returning from the team that clinched a trip to Brazil with last month’s victory against Mexico. Of those returning for the final two Hexagonal matches—a home contest with Jamaica and…

DC United v Real Salt Lake - 2013 U.S. Open Cup Final
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D.C. United grabs shock victory in Open Cup Final

  Coming from a city known for big celebrations, D.C. United enjoyed a huge one last night: a stunning upset victory against Real Salt Lake in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final. D.C. United ended the most improbable Open Cup run with a 1-0 victory over home team and Western Conference leaders Real Salt…

Manchester City v South China - Barclays Asia Trophy: Semi Final
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Manchester City’s Clichy fancies future MLS move

Major League Soccer enjoyed major headlines when Clint Dempsey, an iconic player still in his prime, decided to come home from the English Premier League and continue his career with the Seattle Sounders. Clint Dempsey joined other talented players who stared in Europe and believe in the MLS product. Word is spreading. This week Manchester…

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Manchester City starts strong, defeats Newcastle

New Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini guided his men to a flying start to the English Premier League season Monday, a 4-0 thrashing of Newcastle. Here’s how it all broke down: The goals: David Silva, Manchester City, Predator LZ, 6th minute Silva took advantage of a poor attempt by Steven Taylor at clearing the ball…