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Soccer: Players must keep taking a knee to highlight BLM, says ex-QPR defender Onuoha – TheChronicleHerald.ca
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Soccer: Players must keep taking a knee to highlight BLM, says ex-QPR defender Onuoha – TheChronicleHerald.ca

(Reuters) – Players kneeling before games in support of the Black Lives Matter movement will ensure that it remains a topic of conversation and help bring about change, said former Queens Park Rangers (QPR) defender Nedum Onuoha. Former England striker Les Ferdinand said last week that taking a knee had become nothing short of a…

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Soccer: Players must keep taking a knee to highlight BLM, says ex-QPR defender Onuoha – The Telegram
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Soccer: Players must keep taking a knee to highlight BLM, says ex-QPR defender Onuoha – The Telegram

(Reuters) – Players kneeling before games in support of the Black Lives Matter movement will ensure that it remains a topic of conversation and help bring about change, said former Queens Park Rangers (QPR) defender Nedum Onuoha. Former England striker Les Ferdinand said last week that taking a knee had become nothing short of a…

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Women’s Soccer World Cup Could Be Held Every Two Years, FIFA President Says – NPR
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Women’s Soccer World Cup Could Be Held Every Two Years, FIFA President Says – NPR

Events preceding the Women’s World Cup final soccer match between the United States and the Netherlands in Decines, France, in 2019. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has suggested that the FIFA Women’s World Cup could be held every two years instead of every four years. Francois Mori/AP hide caption toggle caption Francois Mori/AP Events preceding the…

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Coronavirus: Soccer team fields 7 players, refuses to go near opponent – Insider – INSIDER
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Coronavirus: Soccer team fields 7 players, refuses to go near opponent – Insider – INSIDER

An amateur soccer team in Germany lost a match 37-0 on Sunday after only fielding seven players in an attempt to maintain social distancing and avoid catching the coronavirus.  SG Ripdorf/Molzen II was concerned that its opponent had been in contact with an infected player during the previous round of games. Ripdorf co-chair Patrick Ristow…

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Soccer on TV: Paris Saint-Germain, French league, MLS in midweek spotlight – The Philadelphia Inquirer
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Soccer on TV: Paris Saint-Germain, French league, MLS in midweek spotlight – The Philadelphia Inquirer

France’s Ligue 1 is the only major European league playing midweek games this week, while MLS has a few games Wednesday night. Here’s your viewer’s guide to the top action to watch. Tuesday, 3 p.m. (beIN Sports, beIN Sports Español) While Lyon’s Memphis Depay waits for a move to Barcelona, he’s playing for his current…

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Soccer Xtra – Neymar is back with the PSG squad – beIN SPORTS USA

Soccer Xtra – Neymar is back with the PSG squad – YouTube

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U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan joins Tottenham Women for WSL season – CBC.ca
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U.S. soccer star Alex Morgan joins Tottenham Women for WSL season – CBC.ca

In a summer of high-profile acquisitions in the Women’s Super League, Tottenham secured the biggest one yet, signing United States international and twice World Cup winner Alex Morgan to a season-long deal, the club said in a statement Saturday.American forward Alex Morgan has signed on with the Tottenham Hotspur Women. The two-time World Cup champion…

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What soccer to watch on television: La Liga and the Premier League kick off – Los Angeles Times
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What soccer to watch on television: La Liga and the Premier League kick off – Los Angeles Times

After the shortest offseason in recent memory, Spain’s La Liga and England’s Premier League will kick off their 2020-21 seasons in empty stadiums this weekend, joining France’s Ligue 1, which began play last month. However the most compelling televised game from Europe this weekend may be in Paris, where a COVID-weakened Paris Saint-Germain faces Marseille…

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Canadian soccer player Quinn comes out publicly as transgender – TSN
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Canadian soccer player Quinn comes out publicly as transgender – TSN

Canadian international soccer player Quinn came out publicly as transgender in an Instagram post on Tuesday. In a post encouraging both inclusion and visibility, Quinn explained steps that cisgender people can follow to become better allies to trans, queer and non-binary people. “Coming out is HARD ( and kinda bs). I know for me it’s…

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Watch: Soccer Aid World XI beat England on penalties to retain their title | Soccer Aid – ITV News
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Watch: Soccer Aid World XI beat England on penalties to retain their title | Soccer Aid – ITV News

Monday 7 September 10.19amYouTube star Chunkz missed the decisive penalty as the Rest of the World XI claimed victory over England in Soccer Aid 2020.Despite Robbie Williams’ notable absence, the game kicked off in novel fashion for Soccer Aid, with all players taking the knee in an empty Old Trafford stadium.Although the goals were not…

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Soccer Aid: Olly Murs and Olivia Colman star in funny sketch – Daily Mail
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Soccer Aid: Olly Murs and Olivia Colman star in funny sketch – Daily Mail

Olly Murs was left disappointed as Olivia Colman declined his offer to join the England football team for annual charity game Soccer Aid against the Rest of the World at Old Trafford in Manchester on Sunday.Speaking via a video call, the captain, 36, attempted to persuade the award-winning actress, 46, to play in the match, but…

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Maya Jama delights Soccer Aid viewers in a crop top and mini skirt as she plays football pundit for the night – The Sun
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Maya Jama delights Soccer Aid viewers in a crop top and mini skirt as she plays football pundit for the night – The Sun

MAYA Jama delighted Soccer Aid viewers in a crop top and mini skirt as she played a football pundit for the night. Soccer Aid returned in style on ITV tonight thanks to Maya, 26, showing off her curves in the sizzling outfit. 7Maya Jama delights Soccer Aid viewers in a crop top and mini skirt…

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Soccer Lionel Messi returned to rehearsals and praised Barcelona: “It’s the membership I like” – Pledge Times
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Soccer Lionel Messi returned to rehearsals and praised Barcelona: “It’s the membership I like” – Pledge Times

The sale worth of the truthful from Barcelona is about 700 million euros. Lionel Mess ended the switch circus that revolved round him final week when he introduced he would begin the season in Barcelona. On Monday, Messi arrived at a coaching heart in Barcelona, ​​the place he was greeted by quite a lot of…

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Soccer Aid 2020 starting lineups confirmed as England take on World XI in charity match – Mirror Online
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Soccer Aid 2020 starting lineups confirmed as England take on World XI in charity match – Mirror Online

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Soccer Aid raises £11,552,577 as the World XI beats England XI on penalties – RadioTimes
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Soccer Aid raises £11,552,577 as the World XI beats England XI on penalties – RadioTimes

The annual Soccer Aid charity match raised a record total of £11,552,577 as the World XI beat an England XI on penalties in a hard-fought match son ITV on Sunday night. England put in a much-improved performance in the second half after former Irish captain Robbie Keane opened the scoring early in the second half…

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