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World Cup: How America Watched the US vs. Germany Match

Wall Street Journal - 26 Jun 2014
Millions of Americans gathered in offices, parks, restaurants and bars to tune into Thursday's nail-biting World Cup match between U.S. and Germany. The U.S. lost 1-0 but advanced to the next round. Here, vignettes of avid soccer fans and excited new ...
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The Week In Team USA Results: Jan. 9-16 - 17 Jan 2018
Lindsey Vonn competes during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup on Jan. 21, 2017 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. Sign up to receive Team USA Sports Scene, a weekly digital newsletter that highlights standout performances of U.S. athletes and teams ...
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Editorial: Break out the Team USA gear — the World Cup is here

The Park Record - 09 Jan 2018
Less than a month out from the 2018 Winter Olympics, the buzz surrounding the Pyeongchang Games is building. But if you haven't yet caught Olympic fever — perhaps your sights are set instead on a certain upcoming film festival — this week offers a ...
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G-League Showcase is one-stop shopping for USA Basketball

USA TODAY - 13 Jan 2018
There was no reason for it. But now with FIBA's new World Cup qualifying system, which mirrors FIFA's months-long World Cup soccer qualifying process, competition segments fall during the NBA season, preventing NBA players from participating. So, USA ...
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U-17 WNT Defeats Venezuela 8-0 in First of Two Florida Games

U.S. Soccer (press release) (blog) - 17 Jan 2018
The USA will participate in the 2018 CONCACAF Women's Under-17 Championship being held in Nicaragua from April 19-29. The tournament will qualify three teams to the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay. Venezuela will participate in the 2018 ...
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Miller to serve on USA Basketball World Cup committee - 13 Jan 2018
Former Girard resident to help choose women's team. Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride among 29 players considered. Former Girard resident Curt Miller will help determine if an Erie County native is chosen for this year's USA World Cup women's ...
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USA opts for youth with no World Cup in sight

Yahoo Sports - 09 Jan 2018
Los Angeles (AFP) - Acting US national team coach Dave Sarachan opted for young prospects in calling upon 30 players on Monday for the Americans annual January training camp. The session is set to open Wednesday at Los Angeles with the culmination of ...
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World Cup ref banned by FIFA had 6-year match-fixing history

USA TODAY - 15 Jan 2018
GENEVA (AP) — A FIFA investigation linked a referee accused of match-fixing a World Cup qualifier in 2016 to "numerous publicly documented scandals" in the previous six years. FIFA investigators said Joseph Lamptey of Ghana had "a history of being ...
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Column: A World Cup fix & flaws in referee integrity checks

USA TODAY - 16 Jan 2018
A precedent has been set about replaying crooked soccer games, but there's still far too much uncertainty. During a World Cup qualifying campaign where the failures of Chile, Italy, the Netherlands and the United States were seismic, the ripples ...
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What They're Saying: Hassan Waberi

Soccer America - 18 Jan 2018
“In Africa, there's solidarity. So we feel insulted and not happy. Of course, it's not good for the Americans.” -- Hassan Waberi, the president of the Comoros soccer federation, on whether President Donald Trump's comments disparaging immigrants from ...
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Federica Brignone edges Lara Gut to win World Cup super-G

ESPN - 13 Jan 2018
BAD KLEINKIRCHHEIM, Austria -- After winning a women's World Cup super-G, Federica Brignone dedicated her victory to Italian teammate Elena Fanchini on Saturday. The 32-year-old Fanchini had to end her season because of a tumor, forcing her out of her ...
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Ronaldinho confirms retirement and plans farewell match

USA TODAY - 18 Jan 2018
SAO PAULO (AP) — World Cup and 2005 Ballon D'Or winner Ronaldinho confirmed on Wednesday his retirement from football. The 37-year-old's last professional football match was in 2015 for Brazil's Fluminense. The Brazilian's brother and agent announced ...
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Top sailors head to Miami for the first test in 2018

International Sailing Federation - 17 Jan 2018
Over 540 sailors, from 50 nations, will be competing in Miami, USA, for the second of four regattas in Sailing's 2018 World Cup Series. From 21-28 January, some of the best sailors, including Olympic medallists and World Champions, will be competing ...

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