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US coach Tab Ramos reveals his plan for 2016 Olympic qualifying as he gathers his first camp

CARSON, Calif. – Tab Ramos has Brazil on his mind, and it's not all about this summer's World Cup. The Rio de Janeiro Olympics are just two years away, so Ramos this week is running US Soccer's first men's under-21 national team camp at StubHub Center, the first step toward qualifying for the 2016 Summer Games. Read More

Lyon duck continues with stalemate in Toulouse

Lyon's nine-year drought away to Toulouse remains in place after Rémi Garde's men were held to a 0-0 draw at the Stadium on Wednesday, Toulouse handing the Coupe de la Ligue runners-up a nervy night with a feisty display.

Matuidi late show rescues Paris

A stoppage-time strike from substitute Blaise Matuidi was enough for Paris Saint-Germain to win out 1-0 at home to a tough-defending Evian side and remain ten points clear of second-placed Monaco.

Scots eye 2020 bid as rivals pull out

Poland and Czech Republic withdraw bids as Scotland prepare to propose Glasgow as a Euro 2020 Finals venue.

Nigel de Jong: Suspended

Nigel de Jong: The Dutch midfielder is one of the top players who will face a suspension for this weekend's Serie A matches, Football Italia reports. Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.

Late Matuidi goal gives PSG victory, Lyon draw

Paris Saint-Germain are on the brink of winning the 2013/14 French Ligue 1 title thanks to midfielder Blaise Matuidi's 89th minute strike against Evian, while Lyon and Toulouse played to a goalless draw.

Van Gaal a top manager says Vorm

Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal would be an ideal choice as Manchester United manager says Swansea City keeper Michel Vorm

Silverware offers Castro chance of redemption

Cruz Azul and Toluca will play for a spot at the FIFA Club World Cup Morocco 2014 in the CONCACAF Champions League final. For Alejandro Castro, it will also be the next step on his personal path to redemption.

Can you name the former players?

Can you name the former players in this video who are expertly guiding the UEFA Champions League trophy around Lisbon en route to the official handover ceremony?

World Cup: Bloomberg projects Brazil-Spain final, USMNT to fail to advance from Group of Death

Prepare for a Brazil vs. Spain World Cup final on July 13. That's the word from Bloomberg Sports, who project the defending World Cup champions and the host country will face off to decide the winner of the 2014 World Cup (for the record, they are predicting Brazil will win 1-0). Read More

Chelsea aim to build on Atlético stalemate

Chelsea FC have lost four of the six previous UEFA Champions League semi-finals they have contested but a goalless draw in Spain has left them well placed to overcome Club Atlético de Madrid.

Januzaj elects to play for Belgium

Manchester United's teenage winger Adnan Januzaj commits his international future to the Belgium national side.

Sporting KC's Erik Palmer-Brown preparing for first-team debut: "I'm ready for it"

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With his development suddenly on a fast track, Erik Palmer-Brown still is keeping an even keel. “I'm ready for it,” Sporting Kansas City's Homegrown center back told MLSsoccer.com on Tuesday. “Whatever I have to do for the team. I feel like it's a great opportunity for me, and I'm just here for the team.” Read More

Sporting KC's Erik Palmer-Brown preparing for first team debut: "I'm ready for it"

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With his development suddenly on a fast track, Erik Palmer-Brown still is keeping an even keel. “I'm ready for it,” Sporting Kansas City's Homegrown center back told MLSsoccer.com on Tuesday. “Whatever I have to do for the team. I feel like it's a great opportunity for me, and I'm just here for the team.” Read More

FIFA 11 For Health reaching out to 4,000 children in Brazil

Visiting Cuiaba with the Brazilian Minister of Sport and Ronaldo on Wednesday, FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke saw how football is helping to raise health awareness among youngsters.

Recent transfer news

  1.    
    (K) Oscar Ustari
    From: Almeria
    To:Sunderland
    Ownership
  2.    
    (S) Lacina Traore
    From: Monaco
    To:Everton
    Loan
  3.    
    (D) Santiago Vergini
    From: Estudiantes
    To:Sunderland
    Loan
  4.    
    (S) Ji Dong-won
    From: Sunderland
    To:FC Augsburg
    Loan
  5.    
    (S) Rubén Rochina
    From: Blackburn Rovers
    To:Rayo Vallecano
    Loan
  6.    
    (D) Alvaro Pereira
    From: Internazionale
    To:São Paulo
    Loan
  7.    
    (S) Juan Agudelo
    From: Stoke City
    To:Utrecht
    Loan
  8.    
    (M) Michel Bastos
    From: Al Ain
    To:Roma
    Loan to Buy
  9.    
    (M) Dominik Furman
    From: Legia Warsaw
    To:Toulouse
    Ownership
  10.    
    (D) Jan Kirchhoff
    From: Bayern Munich
    To:Schalke 04
    Loan
  11.    
    (M) Ondrej Petrak
    From: Slavia Prague
    To:FC Nuremberg
    Ownership
  12.    
    (D) Tiago Ilori
    From: Liverpool
    To:Granada
    Loan
  13.    
    (M) Magnus Wolff Eikrem
    From: Heerenveen
    To:Cardiff City
    Ownership
  14.    
    (M) Mats Moller Daehli
    From: Molde
    To:Cardiff City
    Ownership
  15.    
    (M) Kevin De Bruyne
    From: Chelsea
    To:VfL Wolfsburg
    Ownership

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