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By Moises Llorens and Jeff Carlisle Relive the best moments from last night’s MLS Skills Challenge in Orlando. Former Atletico Madrid defender Juanfran Torres is in talks with MLS club Chicago Fire and Brazilian side Sao Paulo, according to ESPN FC sources. The Spaniard left Atleti at the end of last season and has received
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Stewart Robson and Steve Nicol assess what Harry Maguire would bring to Manchester United while Gab Marcotti isn’t convinced the deal will get done. ESPN FC’s Ian Darke and Stewart Robson share their thoughts on the likelihood Harry Maguire joins Manchester United this summer. Harry Maguire fears Leicester are pricing him out of a dream
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Steve Nicol and Brian McBride try to make sense over why Newcastle United signed Joelinton from Hoffenheim. Newcastle have signed former United States Under-20 midfielder Kyle Scott, the club announced on Monday. Scott, 21, had spent the past 12 years under contract at Chelsea, making his first-team Blues debut in February of 2018. He has
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Steve Nicol and the ESPN FC crew react to the Premier League’s announcement VAR won’t be used to check for goalkeeper encroachment on penalty kicks. Temporary dismissals, popularly known as “sin bins,” will be introduced across all levels of English grassroots football in the 2019-20 season, the Football Association (FA) said on Tuesday. The rule
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Patrice Evra won five Premier League titles with Manchester United. Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has retired from football aged 38, the player has announced. The former France international made 379 appearances for United, having arrived from Monaco in 2006, and won five Premier League titles whilst at Old Trafford, as well as the
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Oscar Perez called time on a storied career on Saturday. MEXICO CITY — Oscar “Conejo” Perez couldn’t contain the tears as the crowd inside Estadio Azteca sung his name ahead of his farewell ceremonial appearance on Saturday. The 46-year-old, 1.72-meter goalkeeper made his debut for La Maquina when UB40 was topping the Billboard charts back
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The FC crew discuss the six-week ban handed down to Daniel Sturridge for allegedly instructing his brother, Leon, to bet on a possible move by him to Sevilla. Daniel Sturridge has sent a video to ESPN appealing for any information regarding the theft of his pet Pomeranian Lucci in Los Angeles. Trabzonspor are in talks
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12:04 PM ET Mason Mount celebrates his opening goal for the Blues. Chelsea FC via Getty Images Chelsea came from behind to beat Championship side Reading 4-3 in a preseason friendly on Sunday thanks to goals from Ross Barkley, Kenedy and a brace from Mason Mount. The Blues started a strong team with Christian Pulisic in
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2:53 PM ET Ferran Torres scored either side of half-time to lead Spain to victory over Portugal in the UEFA Under-19 European Championship on Saturday night. Torres netted a lovely volley in the 34th minute and then pounced on a wayward cross in the Portugal penalty area shortly after half-time to secure the win for
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12:37 AM ET Jozy Altidore scored for the fourth consecutive game as Toronto FC held on for a 2-1 win over visiting FC Cincinnati on Saturday. In the 50th minute, Altidore launched a well-placed strike from outside the box that curled its way into the right side of Cincinnati’s net. Altidore’s recent hot streak has
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