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France, Germany book ticket to quarterfinals
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France, Germany book ticket to quarterfinals

France ran riot over Canada and joins their German hosts in the quarterfinals.

Women’s World Cup: Group A round-up
Featured / Women's World Cup

Women’s World Cup: Group A round-up

France sneaks by Nigeria and WPS star Christine Sinclair scores the first goal on Germany since World Cup 2003.

Women’s World Cup preview
Featured / Women's World Cup

Women’s World Cup preview

PSP’s Allison Frank previews the Women’s World Cup, where the USWNT faces tough Group C competition from Korea, Colombia and Sweden.

Blue sweaters, Kuyt love, PPL FAQs: Read the roundup!
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Blue sweaters, Kuyt love, PPL FAQs: Read the roundup!

Dutch and German news ahead of today’s semifinal, Spain sticking with Torres, who wants a Dirk Kuyt made of gold, Wayne Rooney: Forever After, and MULTIPLE RANTS!

Nigerian national team suspended
Africa / FIFA / World / World Cup - International

Nigerian national team suspended

The President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, has suspended the national soccer team for two years as punishment for their dismal performance.

Group B – Messi is all that… but is Argentina?
Featured / World Cup - International

Group B – Messi is all that… but is Argentina?

What’s Group B looking like? Argentinian firepower, a bus with Greek license plates, Nigerian oomph, and South Korea verve.

Africa

Ghana-Nigeria: A look at yesterday's west African face-off

“But the Nigerians, also featuring several under-20s due to headaches of their own- chiefly a hamstrung Joseph Yobo and suspended Onyekachi Apam- proved one- dimensional in too many attacks on net, with Martins often left alone to contend with a blanket of twin defenders before running into the keeper.”

Africa

African Nations Cup Update

Two games yesterday in Angola saw all of Group C in action. Group D takes center stage today with an exciting Cameroon squad taking on Gabon before Zambia and Tunisia take the field. Mozambique and Benin tied 2-2 with most of the action occurring in the first half hour. Egypt […]