2012 Summer Olympics

Men’s Olympic soccer: Medal games recap
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Men’s Olympic soccer: Medal games recap

After a great tournament, Mexico is the worthy gold medalist.

Men’s Olympic soccer: Semifinals recap
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Men’s Olympic soccer: Semifinals recap

Japan and South Korea both looked strong early on but both were soon worn down by Mexico and Brazil, setting up the gold medal match many had predicted at the start of the men’s Olympic tournament.

Olympic Men’s Soccer: Quarterfinals
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Olympic Men’s Soccer: Quarterfinals

After a rather staid third matchday to finish the group stages, the quarterfinal round of the men’s Olympic tournament had a surplus of excitement.

Olympic quarterfinal match report: USWNT 2-0 New Zealand
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Olympic quarterfinal match report: USWNT 2-0 New Zealand

Sydney Leroux scored late to put the match away as the US defeated New Zealand 2-0 to advance to the Olympic semifinals.

USWNT Olympics review & quarterfinals preview
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USWNT Olympics review & quarterfinals preview

Comfortably atop their group with three wins, the American women are preparing to face New Zealand in the quarterfinals. PSP reviews the USWNT efforts so far and previews the quarterfinals match ups.

Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 3
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Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 3

The final group games in the men’s tournament at the Olympics were mostly anticlimactic. PSP recaps the results and looks ahead to Saturday’s quarterfinal match ups.

Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 2
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Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 2

Spain is out, dos Santos and Neymar shine in Matchday 2 of the men’s tournament at the Olympics

Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 1
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Men’s Olympic soccer: Matchday 1

Plenty of action in an exciting opening day in the men’s Olympic tournament that saw Japan’s shock upset of Spain.