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Films Directed by The Mundo Sisters, Filmmakers on Nine for IX Short: Rowdy Ronda Rousey; Three Soccer-themed Shorts Will Debut in Advance of 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup
This summer, espnW will launch a new original series, What Makes Us, comprised of five documentary shorts featuring some of the world’s greatest female athletes and their journeys to become sports icons. The series is produced in collaboration with the sibling directing team, the Mundo Sisters, who previously directed the popular espnW Original Nine for IX Short: Rowdy Ronda Rousey.
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Iconic Soccer Commentator Andrés Cantor Heads Stellar NBC Deportes Team; Experienced Sports Journalist and Commentator Copán Álvarez to Join NBC Deportes; Former Mexican Women’s National Team Player Andrea Rodebaugh to Provide Analysis and Commentary for FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015™
NBC Deportes announced the roster of on-air talent that will deliver to soccer fans the thrills, passion and emotions from each of the FIFA events that TELEMUNDO Network, NBC UNIVERSO and NBCDeportes.com will broadcast in 2015, including the upcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand and FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada™.
Award-winning and iconic soccer narrator Andrés Cantor will... Read the rest of the article »
At the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup, Group A features hosts New Zealand. Their challenge to reach the knockout stages seems plausible.
Group A – a case of minnows
New Zealand’s tournament record is bad. They failed to qualify for any of the 14 editions of the U-20 World Cup between 1979 and 2005. Since then, they have made slight progress to book three participations – all of which saw them suffer a group stage exit in 2007, 2011 and 2013. This time, they have qualified as hosts.
Half of the job might... Read the rest of the article »
Here are TV listings to know when and where to watch USWNT vs Mexico on 17 May 2015 and USWNT vs Korea Republic on 30 May 2015.
It's time for the USWNT to regroup and take to the field, a week after beating Ireland. Abby Wambach scored a brace as the Americans inflicted a 3-0 defeat upon the Irish in front of 18,000 spectators at the Avaya Stadium.
The USWNT's preparations for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup continue with two matches this month: First it's USA vs Mexico on May 17th then USA vs Korea Republic on May 30th.
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Not much has changed between the April 2015 FIFA Ranking and the May 2015 edition. Have a look at the Top 50 nations this month.
The biggest move by points was made by Russia (+47) while Suriname made the biggest move by ranks by going 14 points up. There is bad news for Montenegro who have suffered the biggest drop by points (-34) and Mauritania (9 places down).
There are no moves in and out of the Top 10 and FIFA has taken only three matches into account. Those were all friendlies:
- USA 2-0 Mexico
- Suriname... Read the rest of the article »
This was the eighth "dos a cero" win for the U.S. since 2000. The game was almost canceled due to poor field conditions.
It is nothing new by now that the United States beat Mexico at San Antonio in the Alamodome on Wednesday night. Mexico not only lost on the scoreboead, but it got humilliated by fans on Social Media who are starting to get used to a "dos a cero" scoreline.
This was the eight time since the year 2000 that the USMNT beats its southern rival in the battle for CONCACAF bragging rights.... Read the rest of the article »
El Tri visits the USMNT to try and find enough players for their upcoming competitions. Check out the live streaming, radio & TV info for USA vs Mexico.
The U.S. Men's National Team continues their Gold Cup workout with this re-edition of their historic rivalry against Mexico. Jurgen Klinsmann's squad will have a few veterans ready to face Miguel Herrera's Tri one more time, with San Antonio's Alamodome being the venue for this exciting friendly match.
If this game needed any more elements to make it interesting, two players from Liga MX will... Read the rest of the article »
The April 2015 edition of the FIFA World Ranking for Men's Football was released on Thursday morning. There's good news for many well-known countries
Jurgen Klinsmann and the USMNT can be proud of themselves! They've gone five places up and are closing the gap on CONCACAF leaders Costa Rica. However, Mexico maintain its position above USA with 937 points and a spot in the Top 20 of the overall FIFA Rankings.
However, the biggest news has to be Belgium's breakthrough among the world's Top 3 nations. Deserved? Meanwhile, Harry Kane's England... Read the rest of the article »
El video ya tiene miles de visitas en YouTube. Han pasado casi 30 años de aquella Mano de Dios en el Estadio Azteca.
La “Mano de Dios”que se hizo famosa en el mundial de México 1986 por Diego Armando Maradona ahora ayuda a que la leyenda Argentina pueda mantenerse en forma. En un video que circula en las redes, aparece Maradona practicando el boxeo con la mano que lo llevo a cometer "El Gol del Siglo".
No se sabe bien porque razón lo hace. Mientras algunos consideran que... Read the rest of the article »
U.S.A. has been outscored 1-11 in the second half since the World Cup. Switzerland is ranked 12th, the U.S. is back in 32nd.
There is no much time for the United States National Team to grief their loss against Denmark. Now they return to camp in Zurich to face Switzerland, an opponent that on paper looks even stronger.
The game will be played at Stadion Letzigrund on Tuesday, March 31. There were plenty of lessons learned from the 3-2 loss, which can be applied by Jurgen Klinsmann to prepare the upcoming match.
While... Read the rest of the article »
Lord Bendtner and Lord Altidore both made their way onto the score sheet in Denmark's thrilling 3-2 win over USA. Watch!
Rarely does the world of football get to witness two Lords of the beautiful game scoring in single match. This occurrence alone is something that can send social media into meltdown, if not the whole universe itself.
On Wednesday, this once-in-a-blue-moon event happened when both Nicklas Bendtner and Jozy Altidore scored in a friendly between Denmark and USA.
The two nations collided... Read the rest of the article »
Without Donnovan, Bradley is one of the new leaders on the team. He has played 93 games with the national team
The United States face an exciting year and Michael Bradley knows it. This Wednesday in Aarhus, Denmark, they kick off a European tour in which a game against Switzerland is also scheduled. The Gold Cup is the biggest tournament in store this year
Bradley, who used to be under his father's wing for many years, U.S. National Team former coach Bob Bradley, is now the most experienced played... Read the rest of the article »
Includes Coverage of Denmark vs. USA, France vs. Brazil, and UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifying Matches
ESPN networks will combine to televise 21 matches in this month’s FIFA International match dates beginning March 25 through March 31, highlighted by Denmark vs. USA on Wednesday, March 25 at 3 p.m. ET (kickoff at 3:15 p.m.) on ESPN and WatchESPN from NRGi Park in Aarhus, Denmark.
Eleven of the 23 players from U.S. Men’s National Team’s 2014 FIFA World Cup roster in... Read the rest of the article »
Denmark won their last game 3-1 at home in 2009. 11 of the players from the U.S played in the World Cup.
Denmark and the United states will face each other in Aahus, Denmark for a friendly match. These teams have met six times in previous years and the European side holds a 3-1-2 advantage over Jurgen Kinsmann’s team.
The U.S.A is not taking this one lightly and called 11 of the players that participated in the recent World Cup. He has called the best players available including Jozy... Read the rest of the article »
The road to the 2015 Gold Cup will go through Philadelphia.
CONCACAF on Thursday announced the complete groups and match schedule for the biennial championship for national teams in the North, Central American and Caribbean region and selected Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field as the host for the Gold Cup final (July 26). PPL Park, home of MLS club Philadelphia Union, will be the site for the third-place match (July 25).
Tickets for the event... Read the rest of the article »
Premier League weekend features top-tier Sunday matches: Chelsea vs Southampton at 9:30am ET and Manchester United vs Tottenham at noon ET on NBCSN
Third-Place Arsenal v. West Ham United Saturday at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN; Everton Manager Roberto Martinez Profiled on New Premier League Download Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
NBC Sports Group’s Premier League action this weekend is highlighted by top-tier matches on Sunday, Mar. 15, when first-place Chelsea host seventh-place Southampton... Read the rest of the article »
Midweek Premier League match slate highlighted by first-placed Chelsea visiting West Ham United this Wednesday at 2:45pm ET on NBCSN
Coverage Kicks Off With Premier League Live Tomorrow at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN Followed by Aston Villa v. West Bromwich Albion; Queens Park Rangers v. Tottenham Saturday at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN; THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Tonight at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
NBC Sports Group presents 10 mid-week Premier League matches, highlighted by first-place Chelsea visiting... Read the rest of the article »
Second-place Manchester City visit sixth-place Liverpool this Sunday, Mar. 1, at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC UNIVERSO, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s weekend Premier League coverage.
With a 10-match unbeaten streak in league play, Liverpool have the best record in the league since New Year’s Day. The Reds shut-out fifth-place Southampton last Sunday 2-0. Liverpool face a tough contest this weekend against Manchester City, which come off a 5-0 victory against Newcastle.
Man City’s Sergio Aguero is tied with Chelsea’s Diego Costa with a league-leading 17... Read the rest of the article »
While the exhilarating Patriots-Seahawks Super Bowl telecast on NBC recorded the largest audience in U.S. television history, NBC’s Premier League coverage also scored with American viewers on Super Bowl weekend.
Saturday’s Chelsea-Manchester City Match Averaged 1.35 Million Viewers -- Third Most-Watched Live Premier League Game Ever in U.S.; 8.6 Million Watched 2:30pm ET Half-Hour of Super Bowl XLIX Pre-game Show Which Included Premier League Highlights & Men in Blazers Vignette; Chelsea-Manchester City Most Streamed Weekend Premier League Game on NBC Sports Live Extra; Coverage Continues with “Double... Read the rest of the article »
According to the Barcelona president, Los Blancos hierarchy played a role in spurring the Blaugrana's ongoing legal troubles.
Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has hinted that Liga BBVA rivals Real Madrid may have played a role in the Catalan giants' ongoing tax fraud case, claiming that there is resentment towards both the club and Neymar over the player's decision to snub Los Blancos for the Blaugrana.
Initially denied to be involved in the tax evasion conspiracy regarding the 22-year-old Selecao star's Camp Nou... Read the rest of the article »