Geneva

AFP

Goffin out of ATP event in Geneva ahead of French Open

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Lausanne (AFP) – Belgian world number 10 David Goffin will miss the ATP event in Geneva, which starts on Saturday, organisers announced Wednesday.

The 27-year-old would have been the top seed in Switzerland, which is the final tournament before the start of the French Open on May 27, and is currently playing at the Italian Open.

Goffin out of ATP event in Geneva ahead of French Open

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Lausanne (AFP) – Belgian world number 10 David Goffin will miss the ATP event in Geneva, which starts on Saturday, organisers announced Wednesday.

The 27-year-old would have been the top seed in Switzerland, which is the final tournament before the start of the French Open on May 27, and is currently playing at the Italian Open.

Dutch give Koeman first win by cruising past Portugal

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Geneva (AFP) – Ronald Koeman claimed his first win in charge of the Netherlands national team as the Dutch cruised to a comfortable 3-0 friendly victory over an uninspired Portugal in Geneva on Monday.

The three-time World Cup runners-up have failed to qualify for this year’s finals in Russia, but Koeman’s second game at the helm saw goals from Memphis Depay, Ryan Babel and Virgil van Dijk seal an impressive win.

UEFA call on European leaders to help regulate transfer market

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Geneva (AFP) – UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has called for greater support from Europe’s political leaders to help introduce measures to regulate the transfer market on the continent.

“I have heard some very prominent politicians, such as the German Chancellor Angela Merkel just a few days ago, condemning financial developments in football and calling for greater sporting balance,” Ceferin said in a speech to open the UEFA Congress in Geneva on Wednesday.

Training Camp

Eclipse Select alumna Scofield named to U.S. U-23 WNT roster

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Eclipse Select and U.S. Soccer Communications

CHICAGO -- Eclipse Select Soccer Club alumna and Notre Dame freshman defender/midfielder Sammy Scofield (Geneva, Ill./Geneva) was one of 24 players named to the U.S. U-23 Women's National Team for a Jan. 15-22 training camp in Sarasota, Fla.

Scofield unites with newly-named U.

Six Eclipse Select players invited to U.S. Club Soccer id2 Camp in N.J.

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Eclipse Select Communications

CHICAGO -- Six players from the Eclipse Select Soccer Club have been invited to participate in this weekend's U.S. Club Soccer id2 Camp this weekend in New Jersey.

Eclipse Select U-15 midfielder Ann Marie Niro (Barrington, Ill.), and from the U-14s Eclipse Select midfielder Marissa Bosco (St.

suiça

Jogo 0572/2011 - Amistoso - Costa do Marfim 4x3 Israel

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Mais um jogo amistoso, foi disputado no dia 10/08/2011, na cidade de Geneva-SUI, onde jogaram as seleções da Costa do Marfim (15º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção de Israel (32º no ranking da FIFA).

Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:

2008Tel Aviv 19/11/2008 ISR2:2 (2:1)CIV
O árbitro desse jogo, foi: Jerome Laperriere-SUI

O primeiro gol do jogo, foi de Didier Ya Konan, aos 49 minutos do primeiro tempo, sendo seu quarto gol pela seleção nacional.

Jogo 0787/2010 - Amistoso - Suiça 2x2 Ucrânia

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Mais um amistoso, foi realizado no dia 17/11/2010, na cidade de Geneva-SUI, no Stade de Geneve, jogaram as seleções da Suiça (23º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção da Ucrânia (35º no ranking da FIFA).


Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
2006Cologne 26/06/2006 SUI0:0 a.

Chicago Red Stars

Three Red Stars earn All-WPSL First Team accolades for 2011 campaign

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The Women's Premier Soccer League announced Friday that Chicago Red Stars forward Michele Weissenhofer (Naperville, Ill.), midfielder Amanda Cinalli (Cleveland, Ohio) and defender Jackie Santacaterina (Geneva, Ill.

Red Stars' Weissenhofer named WPSL Midwest Co-Player of Year

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By Chicago Red Stars and WPSL Communications

Chicago Red Stars forward Michele Weissenhofer (Naperville, Ill.) was named the Women's Premier Soccer League Midwest Co-Player of the Year, and Red Stars Head Coach Rory Dames was named WPSL Midwest Coach of the Year after guiding Chicago to a runner-up finish in the 2011 WPSL National Championship on July 31 at Benedictine University.

Red Stars' Cinalli earns WPSL honors

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CHICAGO -- Chicago Red Stars midfielder Amanda Cinalli (Cleveland, Ohio) was named Co-Women's Premier Soccer League Player of the Week along with FC Dallas' Teresa Eamma. Cinalli had five goals over the team's four-game stretch from June 29 to July 3, scoring in three of those matches to help catapult Chicago into first place in the Midwest-North Division.

Red Stars move into 1st in Mid-North

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Julie Ewing -- Chicago Red StarsChicago Red Stars Communications

LISLE, Ill. -- The Chicago Red Stars moved into first place in the Women's Premier Soccer League's Midwest-North Division with a 5-0 victory over the Iowa Rush on Saturday at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex.

Four more join Red Stars for 2011; team's WPSL schedule finalized

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The 2011 Red Stars huddle up Wednesday.CHICAGO (May 27, 2011) -- The Chicago Red Stars of the Women's Premier Soccer League announce the additions of goalkeeper Jamie Forbes (St. Charles, Ill.) and defenders Shannon McDonnell (Orland Park, Ill.), Kecia Morway (Lake Villa, Ill.) and Sammy Scofield (Geneva, Ill.

Argentina

Jogo 0127/2011 - Amistoso - Portugal 1x2 Argentina

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Mais um jogo amistoso, foi realizado no dia 09/02/2011, na cidade de Geneva-SUI, no Stade de Geneve, onde jogaram as seleções de Portugal (8º no ranking da FIFA) e Argentina (5º no ranking da FIFA).


Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram:
Amistosos
1972Rio De Janeiro 29/06/1972 POR3:1ARG Second stage1964Rio De Janeiro 31/05/1964 POR0:2ARG 1961Lisbon 04/06/1961 POR0:2ARG 1954Lisbon 28/11/1954 POR1:3ARG 1952Lisbon 14/12/1952 POR1:3ARG 1928Lisbon 01/04/1928 POR0:0ARG
Mundial Sub-20
1995Doha 17/04/1995 ARG0:1 (0:0)POR First stage1991Lisbon 17/06/1991 POR3:0 (0:0)ARG First stage



Mundial Sub-17

1995Cuenca 04/08/1995 ARG3:0 (2:0)POR First stage1989Edinburgh 17/06/1989 POR2:1 (1:1)ARG Second stage

Olímpiadas

1996Athens, Ga 30/07/1996 ARG2:0 (0:0)POR Semi-finals1996Washington Dc 22/07/1996 ARG1:1 (1:0)POR First stage

O árbitro desse jogo, foi: Massimo Bussacca-SUI

O primeiro gol do jogo, foi de Angel Di Maria, aos 14 minutos do primeiro tempo, ele que é jogador do Real Madrid-ESP, que marcou seu sexto gol pela seleção da Argentina.

Messi Clinches Victory

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It was billed as Lionel Messi v Cristiano Ronaldo and both men stepped up to the plate to prove that yes these two are most definitely the best player's in the World by a Country mile right now, but it was Messi who clinched it for Argentina at the death when he rolled his spot-kick past the Portugal keeper to give the Argentines a famous 2-1 win in Geneva.

Argentina vs Portugal starting lineups

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With Argentina's friendly against Portugal in Geneva just a few hours away, HEGS readers have a wide choice of previews. First, if you'd like to remind yourself of the main players in the Argentine side, you can get yourself over ... Continue reading →

Portuguese national side: a bluffer’s guide

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With Argentina taking on Portugal in Geneva on Wednesday afternoon/evening, and the world's press (and especially, it would seem, the Argentina, Portuguese and Spanish media) pushing the fixture as a battle between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, I thought it ... Continue reading →

Bento names squad for Argentina Friendly

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Paulo Bento has named his squad for the friendly next week against Argentina in Geneva. Some notable call-ups are Paulo Machado, Hugo Ventura, and yes Ricardo Quaresma. Other than those, no real surprises, and a really fit Portuguese national team, other than the injured Pepe, that is ready [read more]

World Cup

Argentina Drop Tevez

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Carlos Tevez was been dropped from Argentina team to play against Portugal in Geneva tonight over a question of attitude, according to Argentine Football Association president Julio Grondona.

"I think Tevez's absence is because of an attitude he had when he didn't come to play (against Brazil in November) and then did so for his club.

Postcard from Singapore (Airport)

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Soraya Soemadiredja, writing not from Singapore, but Manila

A month before the World Cup, Africa and African footballing culture—at least, as dictated by FIFA—has taken over a little area of Southeast Asia in the FIFA Official Store. Not in Geneva, not in Johannesburg, but in Singapore.

Italy

Italy News: World Cup friendly roundup: Italy, Switzerland, USA, Australia – stv.tv

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The Guardian World Cup friendly roundup: Italy , Switzerland, USA, Australia stv.tv World Cup holders Italy continued their preparations for the defence of their title with a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in Geneva on Saturday. ... US faces Australia in final warm-up Boston Globe all 723 news articles

Switzerland 1-1 Italy International Friendly Highlights (Video)

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Italy continued their less than perfect pre World Cup form with an average display in Geneva.

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Watch Switzerland Vs Italy Online

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Switzerland Vs Italy Live Streaming & Match Preview
International Friendly – Switzerland Vs Italy Live Online Click Here
Saturday, June 5th 2010
Kick Off : 19:45 BST
Venue : Stade de Genève, Genève – Switzerland

The international friendly between Switzerland and Italy will take place at the Stade de Genève on Saturday 5th June 2010; the kick-off is set for 7:45 PM.

Europe spurns Turkish delight

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Sacre Bleu! Euro 2016 will take place in France following today's vote in Geneva.The 13-man UEFA Executive Committee chose the home of its President Michel Platini as venue for the tournament after Turkey lost 7-6 in the final round of voting, Italy having been eliminated after finishing third in order of preference in the first stage of votes.

As expected, Italy doesn’t get Euro 2016

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After missing out on Euro 2012, the FIGC decided to put in a bid for Euro 2016, the first European Championship that will have 24 teams instead of the usual 16. The bid included new stadiums in many cities across Italy (and some simply being renovated) and many saw Italy hosting Euro 2016 as the only way we'd see some new stadiums around the peninsula.

Djourou out for 6 months after secret knee operation

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Johan Djourou is facing up to six months on the sidelines after undergoing a knee operation.

The Arsenal defender went under the knife in Geneva on Friday, with the Swiss football federation confirming the procedure had been carried out on their official website.

The 22-year-old had been hoping to push for a regular starting berth with the Gunners this season, following the summer sale of Kolo Toure to Manchester City.

Kaka

Footy Couple Style-Off: Lehmanns, Zidanes, Figos

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Time to pit a few footy couples against each other in a fashion parade.

Are you in?

We've got:

The always entertaining Jens Lehmann and his wife Conny at the BOSS Black show in Berlin (above);

The of little hair but high of hotness Zizou and his wife Veronique at the IWC Schaffhausen Private Dinner and expensive watch shilling event in Geneva; and

The impressively stacked Luis Figo and wifey Helen Svedin, also at the IWC Schaffhausen event.

Footy Couple Style-Off: Lehmanns, Zidanes, Figos

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Image via Getty/Zimbio

Time to pit a few footy couples against each other in a fashion parade.

Are you in?

We've got:

The always entertaining Jens Lehmann and his wife Conny at the BOSS Black show in Berlin (above);

The of little hair but high of hotness Zizou and his wife Veronique at the IWC Schaffhausen Private Dinner and expensive watch shilling event in Geneva; and

The impressively stacked Luis Figo and wifey Helen Svedin, also at the IWC Schaffhausen event.

The Rest

Football Box: Like a sandbox, but better

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The 40th International Exhibition of Inventions is underway in Geneva and Venezuelan Jose Pires Tavares has already won it on the very first day. Now, I don't know if an international exhibition of inventions is something that can be won, but that doesn't matter.

Tavares' invention is the Football Box, which according to Getty is "an invention for children which allows them to play in a miniature-sized football arena.

Evian

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Full Name: Evian Thonon Gaillard Football Club
City: Thonon-les-Bains
Founded: 2003 (1924)
Stadium: Parc des Sports (15,600)
Colors: Red, White

If you're looking for a football club with a convoluted history you've come to the right place.

2 Lions and a Viking

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Meaningless international football is usually akin to watching WWF... totally pointless! Not tonight my little furry gooner friends (and enemies)

Jack takes centre stage for England, and with Theo providing width for the team, we get to see a game with real Arsenal presence. Wait, better yet, we get to see old big head Nikki B taking centre stage for the opposition on his home turf.

OMFG I'm a prophet

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Earlier today, me, narcissistically posting in Pitch Invasion's Sweeper, which was awesome enough to link to me three times, and oh, yeah, had a bit about the depressing match fixing revelations coming out of Europe:

Anyway, Declan Hill is working on his "told you so" blog entry right now.

“Baby Champions League” for Youth Teams?

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Not sure is this is an actual story yet, or still just a rumour, but Italian website Datasport is claiming that we're about to see a "Baby Champions League" where European youth teams would play for a trophy. According to their report (translated version here) the European Clubs Association met in Geneva and agreed to get [.

From the Press: Arsenal’s Djourou out for six months

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Arsenal's Djourou out for six months
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GENEVA — Arsenal defender and Switzerland international Johan Djourou will be out of action for about six months after he underwent an operation on his left knee, the Swiss football federation said Saturday.