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Sporting KC working to bring Aurelien Collin back, but Peter Vermes warns, "he could become a cap casualty"

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Sporting Kansas City remain in talks with Aurelien Collin and his agent, hoping their big French center back will stay in the city where he has put down roots in both soccer and his burgeoning men's fashion design business. Even so, they still have to consider the possibility that the three-time MLS All-Star and 2013 MLS Cup MVP will move on after four seasons at Sporting Park. Read More

American Exports: Sacha Kljestan comes off bench to set up goal in Anderlecht's Champions League win

AMSTERDAM – Sacha Kljestan came on late to help set up the insurance tally as Anderlecht clinched third place in Champions League Group D with a 2-0 home victory over Galatasaray on Wednesday night. The former Chivas USA ace entered with six minutes remaining, completing 10 of 11 passes as the Mauves ran down the clock. Kljestan's biggest contribution came in the 86th minute, when Galatasaray netminder Fernando Muslera could only parry his free kick as far as the waiting boot of Chancel Mbemba. Read More

Tottenham Hotspur v Partizan Belgrade

Preview followed by live coverage of Thursday's Europa League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Partizan Belgrade.

VIDEO: "FIFA 15" predicts Conference Championship leaders will move on to MLS Cup | SIDELINE

The FIFA 15 simulations are back, just in time for the biggest games so far in the 2014 MLS season. Read More

Kekuta Manneh, Omar Salgado, Eriq Zavaleta, David Bingham graduate from Generation adidas program

Four players have officially graduated from the Generation adidas program ahead of the 2015 season. Read More

Man City trio on Uefa shortlist

Three Manchester City players and two from Chelsea are included on the shortlist for Uefa's 2014 Team of the Year.

Counting down the top 5 playoff heartbreaks in New York Red Bulls history

Postseason heartbreak and the New York Red Bulls go together like a Northeastern winter and snow. Read More

Rodgers has three weeks - Grobbelaar

Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar criticises Simon Mignolet and says Brendan Rodgers has "three weeks" to save his job.

Celtic ready for Salzburg's intensity

Scotland's top-flight prepares Celtic well for Salzburg's aggressive style in the Europa League, says Ronny Deila.

New England Revolution winger Teal Bunbury is showing why he fits on the wing

Teal Bunbury's 17th-minute strike surprised just about everyone. His left-footed bender to the back post put the New England Revolution up 1-0 in the first leg of the Eastern Conference Championship, paving the way to an eventual 2-1 win. Read More

VfL Wolfsburg v Everton

Arouna Kone could be set to play for Everton for the first over a year after being included in the squad to face Wolfsburg.

Possible UK criminal probe for Fifa

The Serious Fraud Office is appealing for information relating to alleged corruption in the World Cup 2018 & 2022 bidding process.

Nasri: Only Cristiano better than Aguero

Samir Nasri claims only Cristiano Ronaldo is better than in-form Manchester City team-mate Sergio Aguero, who scored a match-winning hat-trick against Bayern Munich to keep the Citizens in the UEFA Champions League.

'Weak Mignolet has been exposed'

Former Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar says Simon Mignolet's " is the main reason the Reds are struggling this season.

Nani: Active Day Against NK Maribor

Luis Carlos: Nani scored a goal and assisted on another in Tuesday's 3-1 Champions League victory over NK Maribor. He was Sporting Lisbon's most active attacker with seven shot attempts and two on target. Visit for more analysis on this update.

Recent transfer news

    (S) Robert Lewandowski
    From: Borussia Dortmund
    To:Bayern Munich
    (S) Adrian Ramos
    From: Hertha Berlin
    To:Borussia Dortmund
    (S) Josip Drmic
    From: FC Nuremberg
    To:Bayer Leverkusen
    (S) Marko Livaja
    From: Atalanta
    To:Rubin Kazan
    (K) Oscar Ustari
    From: Almeria
    (S) Lacina Traore
    From: Monaco
    (D) Santiago Vergini
    From: Estudiantes
    (S) Ji Dong-won
    From: Sunderland
    To:FC Augsburg
    (S) Rubén Rochina
    From: Blackburn Rovers
    To:Rayo Vallecano
    (D) Alvaro Pereira
    From: Internazionale
    To:São Paulo
    (S) Juan Agudelo
    From: Stoke City
    (M) Michel Bastos
    From: Al Ain
    Loan to Buy
    (M) Dominik Furman
    From: Legia Warsaw
    (D) Jan Kirchhoff
    From: Bayern Munich
    To:Schalke 04
    (M) Ondrej Petrak
    From: Slavia Prague
    To:FC Nuremberg

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