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China signs football deal with Germany

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Berlin (AFP) China and Germany signed a deal Friday to boost cooperation in football, as the Asian giant sets its sights on becoming a superpower in the sport.

The five-year deal comes after football talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping, both fans of the game.

China signs football deal with Germany

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Berlin (AFP) China and Germany signed a deal Friday to boost cooperation in football, as the Asian giant sets its sights on becoming a superpower in the sport.

The five-year deal comes after football talks between Chancellor Angela Merkel and Chinese President Xi Jinping, both fans of the game.

Major League Soccer

Five Things From Olympic Qualifying

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By J Hutcherson - WASHINGTON, DC (Mar 27, 2012) US Soccer Players -- With the United States exiting the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament at the group stage, here are five things to consider from what we saw in Group A. Timing United States Under-23 National Team coach Caleb Porter had more time with various versions of his squad than most coaches in the competition.

UPDATE: MLS Reschedules East Coast Games

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Update: DC - Portland has been postponed, with the League yet to announce the makeup date. Due to the impending arrival of Hurricane Irene on the East Coast, Major League Soccer adjusted the weekend schedule. "With the safety of our fans and clubs top of mind, and thanks to the cooperation of our clubs and broadcast partners, Major League Soccer has rescheduled two games that were originally set for this weekend," MLS executive vice-president of.

Hurricane Irene prompts postponement of Sunday's NYRB-Galaxy game

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The sold-out, nationally televised game in New York was rescheduled to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4.

Also postponed: Sunday's Philadelphia Union-New England Revolution until Sept. 7, while Saturday's D.C. United-Portland contest was brought forward to 2 p.m. from 7 p.m.

"With the safety of our fans and clubs top of mind, and thanks to the cooperation of our clubs and broadcast partners, Major League Soccer has rescheduled two games that were originally set for this weekend," said Nelson Rodriguez, Executive Vice President of Competition and Game Operations.

Rapids bound for Hawaii tourney

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The Colorado Rapids are in the middle of the MLS season, but they are already making plans for a postseason trip to the islands.

The Rapids announced today that the team will participate in the first annual Hawaiian Islands Invitational, a four-team international tournament taking place in February.

Spurs and LA Galaxy plan strategic alliance

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LONDON, England Premier League Tottenham Hotspur and David Beckham's Los Angeles Galaxy are planning closer ties that could lead to players crossing the Atlantic in both directions. Tim Leiweke, president of the American sports and entertainment giant AEG that owns the Galaxy and is bidding in partnership with Spurs to take over the London [.

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Breakers Exploring WPSL or W-League for ’12

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In the wake of decision to suspend the 2012 WPS season, the Boston Breakers announced that they exploring "other options"  for fielding a team this year.

On Monday, the team issued a statement on its home page that while the organization remains committed to restarting WPS, they would not rule out the possibility of entering the team into the Women's Premier Soccer League of the USL-sponsored W-League for 2012.

D.C. United reserves to play Maryland and Virginia

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Washington, D.C. (April 5, 2011) - D.C. United announced today that the club's reserves will be taking part in truncated exhibition matches against local NCAA Division I institutions, University of Maryland and University of Virginia on Sunday, April 10 on the University of Maryland's campus in College Park, Md.

Bundesliga

"systematically professionalized the manner in which these academies work"

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Bundesliga (DFL) and the German Football Association (DFB) extend their cooperation with Double PASS One of the Bundesliga's key success factors...

Hoffenheim Apologise For Deliberately Drowning Out Dortmund Fans With Strange Siren (Video)

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By Chris Wright

Bundesliga side Hoffenheim have reprimanded one of their employees after he allegedly rigged up a loud speaker under the away stand to drown out Borussia Dortmund fan's derogatory chants about the club's money man, Deitmar Hopp, with a high-pitched siren.

English Premier League

Liverpool Keen On Uruguayan Talent Gaston Ramirez

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Sources in Italy have confirmed that Liverpool is interested in Bologna's attacking midfielder Gaston Ramirez.
Indeed, the Reds are thought to have indicated that they would pay €10M to take the 20-year-old to Anfield, though Bologna's cooperation in the matter cannot be assumed.
Ramirez has impressed in Serie A since landing at Bologna last summer, being brought to the Rossoblu from Uruguayan outfit Penarol.

Liverpool Keen On Uruguayan Talent Gaston Ramirez

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Sources in Italy have confirmed that Liverpool is interested in Bologna's attacking midfielder Gaston Ramirez.
Indeed, the Reds are thought to have indicated that they would pay €10M to take the 20-year-old to Anfield, though Bologna's cooperation in the matter cannot be assumed.
Ramirez has impressed in Serie A since landing at Bologna last summer, being brought to the Rossoblu from Uruguayan outfit Penarol.

Spurs and LA Galaxy plan partnership

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Premier League Tottenham Hotspur and David Beckham's Los Angeles Galaxy are planning closer ties that could lead to players crossing the Atlantic in both directions.

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[Media Information] Change of venue for International friendly against Hong Kong

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For Immediate Release

Change of venue for International friendly against Hong Kong

Pioneer MRT Station is just 5 minutes away...SINGAPORE, 12 August 2012: The International friendly between Singapore and Hong Kong will now be played at Jurong West Stadium instead of the originally scheduled venue, Bishan Stadium.

Lionel Messi Confirms He Is Expecting A Son With Partner, Antonella

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We told you a few weeks ago that Lionel Messi is expecting a son with his girlfriend, Antonella Roccuzzo. On Saturday, the Argentinean confirmed the reports and celebrated his goal against Ecuador by placing the "ball under the jersey" the customary Latin American "Mi hijo está llegando¡" move.

Serie A Sister : Lazio Emerge Kings Of Rome Derby

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The Derby della Capitale (or Rome derby, for you Anglophiles!) would not be possible without the flare throwing, elaborately painted banners, fan violence and the complete cooperation of the Roma and Lazio Ultras!

Following their 2-1 win over AS Roma last night, it appears that the Biancocelesti are starting a new trend in these derby games.

Timbers-AIK cooperation explained

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Timbers-AIK cooperation explained

AIK Media interviews Gavin Wilkinson and gives the run down on how the teams came together. The other interview about the partnership in Swedish was very revealing (such as a Portland to Stockholm trip is not as likely, but a return of AIK is more likely). I'll have to write up about it.

Plenty Of Interest In NB52. . .

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Some rumours were going around that the interest wasn't high in featured Nicklas Bendtner but that was swiftly rebuffed by Nicklas' agent/father, Thomas Bendtner. There has been alot of approaches from all different clubs, and Nicklas can pick and choose his future with a suitable club in the near future.

Aris Announces Sergio Koke is Leaving to Continue Career in MLS

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Well Dynamo fans, nothing official on our end yet, but this was just posted on the official Aris website and it's very interesting:

Termination of collaboration with Sergio Koke

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ARIS FC announces the termination of cooperation with the footballer Sergio Koke to continue his career in MLS.

Major League Baseball Gets Serious About Concussions

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The NFL has taken steps to learn about the danger of concussions and protect its players. We've also seen NBA and NHL teams become more serious about concussions. Now baseball is getting into the act. On Tuesday, Major League Baseball announced a new disabled list solely for the use of players dealing with a concussion.