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Man Utd manager David Moyes will only sign ‘the right players’, Arsenal fans nod knowingly

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Manchester United manager David Moyes says he would rather rely on the club's young players than buy players for the sake of it this summer. Offering United fans a unique insight into life as an Arsenal fan, Moyes said he would only be spending if the right players were available at the right price. Asked [.

Arsenal Officially Confirm Olivier Giroud Signing

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Arsenal have officially confirmed the signing of France international Olivier Giroud from Montpellier for a reported £13million.

The 25-year old striker completed a medical before agreeing terms at Arsemal's training ground on Monday evening. The completion of the transfer is now just the subject of formal processes.

Arsenal Officially Confirm Olivier Giroud Signing

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Arsenal have officially confirmed the signing of France international Olivier Giroud from Montpellier for a reported £13million.

The 25-year old striker completed a medical before agreeing terms at Arsemal's training ground on Monday evening. The completion of the transfer is now just the subject of formal processes.

Olympics

Olympics 2012 Soccer – Barcelona accepts Olympic dilemma, unlike others

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Just like with Lionel Messi four years ago, Barcelona is faced with another Olympic dilemma. Jordi Alba, a recently signed Barcelona defender who helped Spain win the European Championship on July 1, is heading to London to represent his country at the Olympics.

David Beckham campaigns again for Olympic team‎

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On July 1, Becks will find out if he is part of the team from Great Britain this summer in London. Great Britain hasn't even qualified for Olympic soccer since 1960 but the host nation gets an automatic bid. A soccer team can only carry three players older than 23 on its roster, and Beckham is hoping to be one of them.

Euro 2012

Spain vs Italy Euro 2012 Final Highlights 4-0 July 1 Silva Jordi Alba Torres Mata Goals Video

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UEFA Euro 2012 Match Predictions – 1 July 2012

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Below are predictions for all the Euro 2012 matches on July 1, 2012. Times listed are CET or local (Ukraine/Poland) time.

Spain v Italy, 20:45 Spain wins 3-1

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Euro 2012: Balotelli braces sees Italy knock off Germany, advance to finals

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Mario Balotelli silenced some of his critics on Thursday, scoring a pair of goals that booked Italy's place in the Euro 2012 final while defeating tournament favorites Germany.

Italy upset the Germans, 2-1, on Thursday courtesy of a first-half Balotelli brace. Balotelli thundered home a header in the 20th minute following some poor defending, and he scored the eventual winner 16 minutes later in spectacular fashion.

Liverpool star still close with Torres

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Fernando Torres may have become a villain among Liverpool fans following his move to Chelsea at the beginning of last year but goalkeeper Pepe Reina maintains a close friendship with his former Reds teammate.

Reina is currently alongside Torres as Spain prepare for the Euro 2012 final and while it is only natural for the pair to be on cordial terms during such an important international tournament, the stopper has revealed that the striker is perhaps his closest Spanish teammate at the moment.

Former Gunner feeling “so emotional”

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Spain midfielder Cesc Fabregas admits that the unparalleled success of his national team in recent years has left him feeling overwhelmed with emotion.

Fabregas, who most recently won the Copa Del Rey with Barcelona after going without a single club trophy for six seasons with Arsenal, is on the verge of another major tournament win ahead of Sunday's Euro 2012 final.

England star: Expectations not exceeded

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Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker is unsure if England players should even listed to suggestions that they have exceeded what was expected of them in Euro 2012.

The Three Lions unquestionably arrived with very low expectations as new manager Roy Hodgson was criticized for his squad selection and the absence of injured stars such as Frank Lampard and Gareth Barry had to be of concern.

OTP’s Howard The Psychic Duck predicts… Ukraine v England

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He's back! After successfully foreseeing England's squeaky-bum victory over Sweden on Friday night, amphibious soothsayer Howard makes his triumphant return for Roy's Boys'final group game against the co-hosts. While his predicting powers are not in question indeed, several major sports bookmakers are said to have put a price on his head not so [.

Kicking Off Euro 2012!

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We're belatedly kicking off our Euro 2012 coverage belated since the tournament is kicking off later today (in a few minutes actually). Â We've got a few preview posts up to help you get ready for the next 3+ weeks of international European football 31 matches* in 8 cities in two countries (Poland & Ukraine) over the next 23 days starting with Poland-Greece and Russia-Czech today (6pmCET/12pmET in Warsaw and 8:45pmCET/2:45pmET in Wroclaw, respectively)Â and continuing until the final in Kiev on July 1.

Who will win Euro 2012?

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Euro 2012 kicks off on Friday, with Poland playing Greece and Russia facing the Czech Republic in the opening matches of the highly anticipated tournament.

None of the four are favored to be crowned European champions, though, as that distinction largely belongs to defending European and World Cup champion Spain and prime contenders Germany and Netherlands, while France is also a popular selection to complete a return to glory.

UEFA Euro 2012: The journey begins

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After a four-year wait, the European Championship returns with perhaps more interest level and excitement than ever before. The defending champion Spain is tipped to go all the way once again but there are 15 competitors ready to give the Spaniards a run for their money.

One of the brilliant aspects of Euro 2012 is the balance within each of the four groups that will battle it out from today (June 8) to the tournament final in Kiev on July 1.

Kicking Off Euro 2012, Part 1: Fixtures & Calendars

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We're gearing up for Euro 2012 kicking off later today with two matches in Poland, and continuing until the final on July 1 in Kiev. Â To help you plan the rest of your month, see below for links to a couple nice interactive calendars and below them, the full fixture list. Â (And see also our Part 2, consisting of links to tournament previews and continuing coverage.

Kicking Off Euro 2012, Part 1: Calendars & Fixtures

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We're belatedly kicking off our Euro 2012 coverage with the tournament kicking off later today with two matches in Poland, and continuing until the final on July 1 in Kiev. Â To help you get ready for the next next 3+ weeks of international European football, we've got a few posts coming up this morning, ahead of Poland-Greece kicking off at noon ET in Warsaw.

Get Ready for Euro 2012, Part 1: Fixtures & Calendars

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We're gearing up for Euro 2012 kicking off later today with two matches in Poland, and continuing until the final on July 1 in Kiev. Â To help you plan the rest of your month, see below for links to a couple nice interactive calendars and below them, the full fixture list. Â (And see also our Part 2, consisting of links to tournament previews and continuing coverage.

ESPN EURO 2012 Broadcast Schedule – TV and Web

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ESPN networks will combine to televise more than 200 hours of live coverage of the UEFA European Football Championship 2012â„¢ (EURO 2012) beginning Friday, June 8, through Sunday, July 1,...

Sneijder: ‘It’ll Be A Spain vs Netherlands Euro 2012 Final’

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TweetHolland midfielder Wesley Sneijder's crystal ball has told him that the Netherlands and Spain will meet in the Euro 2012 final in a repeat of the 2010 World Cup final. With the tournament mere days away the Dutch ace foresees a Spain vs Netherlands final come July 1 in Kiev in what will be a [..

Euro 2012 Host Cities and Stadia

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The fourteenth European Championship runs June 8 through July 1, and will be played across Poland and Ukraine in Eastern Europe. Sixteen teams will compete to try to become the best nation in Europe. It's the first time that either ...

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Destination Kyiv : The EURO 2012 Final Venue

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One week ago, Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich addressed the media at the newly-built Olympic stadium in Kiev. This stadium is set to host the final match of the Euro 2012 on July 1, 2012. So who will face off here? / via Reuters

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Starting Lineup

Off the field: A message, a date, and a place

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Three thoughts on Philadelphia Union:

Hackworth sends a message

If you didn't like the Union's starting lineup Saturday, then you haven't been paying enough attention.

John Hackworth's choice to start Jack McInerney for the suspended Lio Pajoy was a bold move that signaled a sharp break with Hackworth's predecessor, Peter Nowak.

Fire Notes: Grazzini negotiations continue, Friedrich nears return & more

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Chicago Fire playmaker Sebastian Grazzini is currently in ongoing contract negotiations with the club, and the 31-year-old Argentine is getting a bit anxious to see the next step of his career resolved.

World Cup

Forget the transfer stories for a few weeks

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Everywhere you look at the moment, people are fretting over transfers. Will van Persie still be here next season? What about Walcott's contract? Or Song's? Will M'Vila arrive, or Giroud, or maybe some other stars that we so desperately need? And what about the clearout? We still haven't got rid of anyone from that long list, surely we need to be getting on with it?

Arrival North of the Border

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The U.S. Men's National Team is in Canada! The team arrived in Toronto after the short flight from D.C., following regeneration this morning and some general relaxation in the team hotel. It's another quick turnaround from the game against Brazil, and the team will refocus ahead of the final preparation game before the big start of World Cup Qualifying.

US Soccer Introduce New Uniforms

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U.S. Soccer and Nike unveiled the new home jersey for both the U.S. Men's and Women's National Teams. The U.S. Men and Women will debut the latest Nike jersey when they play their next domestic matches in late May.

For the first time, Nike has taken a unified approach with the USA's home kits, creating jerseys that feature the same design and concept for both teams.

The Rest

Southampton boss Pochettino unveils transfer shopping list: Victor Wanyama, Leandro Damiao and Ever Banega

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Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino has gone public with his summer transfer window shopping list. He identified Celtic's Victor Wanyama, Valencia's Ever Banega and Internacional's Brazil star Leandro Damiao as transfer targets, while also confirming that he only wants to bring in two or three players.

Manchester United’s players can expect to do some pre-season vomiting

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David Moyes is set to make his first mark on Manchester United by implementing a gruelling pre-season boot camp. Everton players will testify to Moyes' tough fitness regime, including his infamous 'Horseshoe Runs'. The intensive sprint sessions often leave players retching and barely able to stand by the time they've finished.

The Kickaround: PDL-NPSL rankings

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I'm not exactly sure what to make of this, but for the first time I have come across national rankings for teams in the USL Premier Development League and National Premier Soccer League.

The July 1 rankings are from U.S. Soccer Report, a Twitter account that launched June 30. I sent an email to the address listed on the account to try to get a little more information, but I haven't gotten a response.

FC Wisconsin Eclipse new ECNL entry

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FC Milwaukee, a charter member of the Elite Clubs National League, is withdrawing from the league July 1.

But the Nationals will continue to have a close connection to the country's top girls club competition.

The newly formed FC Wisconsin Eclipse, a club created by FC Milwaukee coach and ECNL president Christian Lavers, has acquired the ECNL program from the Nationals and will operate it starting with the 2012-13 season.

Job Opening: Ferrum College - Assistant Women's Soccer Coach

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Job Opening: Ferrum College - Assistant Women's Soccer Coach

Ferrum College seeks an Assistant Women's Soccer Coach. The selected candidate will assist the head coach in the recruitment of new student athletes, retention of current players, aid in the implementation of a practice plan and weekly game plan, work with video editing software, comply with all NCAA Division III rules as well as the USA South Athletic Conference and institutional policies & procedures, and other duties assigned by the Head Coach and/or the Director of Athletics.

Galaxy to host Hermosa Beach sand soccer tournament

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The club will host the inaugural LA Galaxy Sand Soccer Showcase from June 29 to July 1 in what it says is the first beach soccer tournament of its kind to be held in the South Bay city. All the five-a-side games will be played in accordance with official