World Cup

Offside: U.S. Travel Ban Would Damage 2026 World Cup Bid

 02/27/2017 - 04:46
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Aleksander Ceferin, the president of UEFA, has said the United States bid to host the 2026 World Cup could be hampered by travel restrictions put in place by the Trump administration, as reported in The NY Times.

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Monday, February 27, 2017 - 4:32am
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U.S. Travel Restrictions Would Damage 2026 World Cup Bid, UEFA President Says.
Tottenham played against KAA Gent at Wembley stadium, London, on February 23, as part of the European Champions League.  EFE/SEAN DEMPSEY

Mexican national soccer team launches campaign to promote tolerance

 03/31/2016 - 14:25
Screenshot of the "Abrazados por el Fútbol" campaign video

The campaign in Mexico calls on fans to recognize their participation in a “large soccer family” and calls on them to be respectful of all who love the game.

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Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 2:19pm
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El Mundial de Filadelfia: El plan de Kenney para unir a una ciudad

 03/16/2016 - 16:22

El gobierno de Filadelfia está planeando llevar a cabo un torneo de fútbol este año donde las diferentes culturas de la ciudad estarán representadas en la cancha. La misión es unir a las comunidades de inmigrantes a través del juego bonito.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 2:56pm
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The Philadelphia World Cup: Kenney's plan to unite a city

 03/16/2016 - 15:55

The city is planning a city-wide soccer tournament where the city's different cultures will be represented on the field. The mission: to unite the immigrant communities through "The Beautiful Game."

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 2:56pm
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El árbitro asistente con video revolucionará el fútbol

 03/09/2016 - 12:21
Photo: Aleksandr Osipov via Flickr (under license CC BY-SA 2.0)
 

Los aficionados al fútbol no tienen por qué preocuparse pensando que el VAR va a desacelerar el juego ya que habrá paradas continuas en el desarrollo del partido.

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Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 12:08pm
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Photo: Aleksandr Osipov via Flickr (under license CC BY-SA 2.0)

 

Los pesos pesados de la Copa América jugarán en el Linc

 02/24/2016 - 09:53
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Philly tendrá la oportunidad de presenciar un poco del mejor fútbol del mundo.

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Monday, February 22, 2016 - 9:56am
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Heavy hitters coming to the Linc for Copa America

 02/22/2016 - 10:20
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Philly will get to see some world-class soccer.

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Monday, February 22, 2016 - 9:56am
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Who better to describe FIFA corruption than John Oliver?

 05/27/2015 - 16:47

It’s true that before this week’s FIFA corruption scandal many had spoken out against the organization’s lack of transparency and poor ethics. But no one had managed to describe the despicable inner workings of soccer’s governing body quite like comedian John Oliver.

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 4:43pm
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