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2022 Brazil World Cup kits released in the wild

The 2022 Brazil World Cup kits have been released, and they are stunners. If someone told you they both had “jaguar spots” on them, you might be bracing yourself for something over the top and tacky – but you’d be wrong. Look at that collar and button! Reviewing the Brazil 2022 home kit It’s the classic Brazil look – a …

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Jonathan Tomkinson makes Norwich City debut in EFL Cup win

Jonathan Tomkinson’s dream of making his Norwich City debut became a reality on Tuesday night with the American defender going the distance in the Canaries’ EFL Cup victory over Birmingham City. Tomkinson started and logged 90 minutes in Norwich City’s 4-2 penalty shootout win over the Blues, after the EFL Championship clubs were level 2-2 after 90 minutes. The Texas …

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Real Madrid vs Frankfurt coverage plans

In the United States, you can watch the UEFA Super Cup on TV. Real Madrid, the now-14-time Champions League winners, take on Europa League champions Eintracht Frankfurt from Helsinki. You can watch the game on both Paramount+ and CBS Sports Network. As part of its coverage to broadcast the entirety of the UEFA continental club competitions, CBS has full coverage …

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LaLiga season preview with ESPN’s Mark Donaldson

On this edition of the World Soccer Talk podcast, episode 1438, Kyle Fansler interviews Mark Donaldson. The pair preview the upcoming LaLiga season, notably the changes at Barcelona and the defending league and Champions League winners, Real Madrid. Donaldson, one of ESPN’s commentators for LaLiga, discusses the top teams in LaLiga. However, he is most fascinated to learn about how …

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West Ham eye PSG duo Abdou Diallo and Thilo Kehrer

West Ham’s injury issues at the back and the seeming departure of Issa Diop surely means that at least one centre-back is set to arrive, and it means they’re being linked with everyone going at this stage. PSG defender Thilo Kehrer has been one of the players who’s been heavy-linked in recent days, but it now appears that his teammate …

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Benfica, Kyiv, Eindhoven and Rangers into Champions League play-offs

Paris (AFP) – Two-time former champions Benfica will play Ukraine’s Dynamo Kyiv while Ruud van Nistelrooy’s PSV Eindhoven will face Glasgow Rangers after they all qualified for the final Champions League qualifying play-off round on Tuesday. Luuk De Jong claimed an 109th-minute winner as PSV Eindhoven edged Monaco 3-2 in extra-time in the Netherlands, to go through 4-3 on aggregate. …

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How Man United could line up with Gakpo, Milinkovic-Savic and Rabiot

If ever you needed proof that pre-season results and performances mean absolutely nothing, then Brighton playing Man United off the park on Sunday has to be exhibit A. Everything we saw and heard about a collective approach, playing from the back and playing with intensity and pressure went out the window as the team went missing again, and it appears …

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Malik Tillman scores winning goal as Rangers advance in UCL qualifying

Scottish Premiership club Rangers had it all to do in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League qualifying second leg vs. Union St. Gilloise, but Malik Tillman’s first goal for the club proved to be the deciding finish at Ibrox Stadium. Tillman started and scored the winning goal in Rangers’ 3-0 second leg win in Glasgow, propelling the Premiership club into the final …

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Spurs close in on Destiny Udogie transfer from Udinese

It can be worrying if a manager only signs players from one country, but it also makes sense for them to bring in players who they’re familiar with and who they know will fit into their style. Antonio Conte has made a few signings from Italy with Perisic, Romero and Kulusevki among those who’ve made the move to Spurs, and …

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“Why Guardiola, Conte and others ask and get while Allegri doesn’t” -Juvefc.com

On Sunday, Juventus appeared to be in shambles while Diego Simeone’s men were tearing them apart at their own training ground in Continassa. Atletico Madrid won the friendly with four unanswered goals, including a personal hattrick for the all-too-familiar Alvaro Morata. For Giovanni Galeone, this defeat should serve as a wake up call for the Bianconeri management, who must add …

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