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4:33 PM ET Associated Press Christian Pulisic has resumed training with Chelsea ahead of a weekend match at winless Newcastle, the English Premier League club said Thursday. The 23-year-old Pulisic has not featured since Aug. 14, when he scored in Chelsea’s 3-0 win over Crystal Palace to open the league season. – Don’t have ESPN?
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7:31 AM ET Several Premier League clubs have been sounded out over their interest in signing Real Madrid‘s Eden Hazard in January, sources have told ESPN. Chelsea and Newcastle United are among a number of clubs to have been alerted to the possibility although it is unclear at this stage what level of interest there
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5:08 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona president Joan Laporta will hold talks with Xavi Hernandez on Thursday over the managerial vacancy at Camp Nou following the dismissal of Ronald Koeman, sources have confirmed to ESPN. Koeman was fired after Wednesday’s 1-0 defeat to Rayo Vallecano, which left Barca ninth in LaLiga following three
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4:44 PM ET Borussia Monchengladbach sensationally struck three times in the opening 21 minutes to demolish German champions Bayern Munich 5-0 on Wednesday and dump them out of the German Cup second round. Gladbach’s dream start yielded two goals from Ramy Bensebaini and one from Kouadio Kone to put them in the driving seat before
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6:16 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have fired coach Ronald Koeman following Wednesday’s 1-0 LaLiga defeat to Rayo Vallecano as the club suffered their third loss in their last four league games. Koeman’s position had been seriously weakened after poor results before the October international break, with back-to-back defeats against Real Madrid and
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12:35 PM ET Reports in Italian media have said 62 player transfers between 2019 and 2021 have been investigated. Photo by Andrea Staccioli/LightRocket via Getty Images A federal investigation has opened in Italy into a number of transfers in Serie A, with Juventus under increased scrutiny, an Italian Football Federation official told Reuters. A report by
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5:13 AM ET Associated Press The owners of Kansas City NWSL announced on Tuesday they plan to build the first stadium in the U.S. specifically for a women’s soccer team, costing $70 million. Owners Angie Long, Chris Long and Brittany Matthews announced the 11,000-seat stadium will be built along the Missouri River close to downtown
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12:54 AM ET Brian Rodriguez and Latif Blessing each scored first-half goals Tuesday as LAFC used a fast start to help their playoff chances with a 3-0 victory over the visiting Seattle Sounders. Cristian Arango added a second-half goal as LAFC (12-12-8, 44 points) moved into seventh place in the Western Conference to move into
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7:58 AM ET Bayern Munich have said they support the vaccination of their players to protect against COVID-19 but it is not mandatory, amid a furore caused by Joshua Kimmich‘s announcement he was not vaccinated. The Germany international said on Saturday he was not vaccinated because of concerns he had over long-term effects of the
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7:11 AM ET Rob Dawson Mark Ogden Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is being allowed to continue as Manchester United manager but has been told his job is still very much under threat, sources told ESPN, amid disagreements at board level over the potential hire of Antonio Conte. Solskjaer was involved in discussions with executive vice-chairman Ed
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