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serie a

Sulley Muntari Reinstated After Being Banned For Protesting Racism in Seria A

The reversal marks a victory in a dispute that many say should not have happened in the first place.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.5.17
fifa

FIFA Lifts Messi's Four-Match Ban for Insulting a Referee

Messi would have missed three other qualifiers, and would have only returned for their final qualifier against Ecuador in October.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.5.17
International Olympic Committee

Official at Both FIFA and IOC Resigns From Soccer-Related Roles Amidst Bribery Claims

The DOJ has indicted or accepted guilty pleas from more than 40 people since it opened its investigation on FIFA in 2015. That tally could soon jump significantly.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.30.17
Sports

Match Officials Trick Leyton Orient F.C. Protestors Into Leaving "Abandoned" Match, Only to Start it Back Up Again

Needless to say, Orient fans deserve better.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.29.17
La Liga

Cristiano Ronaldo Heads In 367th Goal to Become Top Scorer in Europe's Top Six Leagues

It's an impressive tally, and I'm sure we won't hear the end of it—from him—for a long time.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.29.17
Sports

Ronaldinho Administers Filthy No-Look Assist in Geriatric El Classico

Keep doing whatever it is you're doing, Ronaldinho, and let's hit the club the next time you're stateside.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.28.17
FA cup

Dele Alli Capitalizes On a Gorgeous Ball in Actually Exciting FA Cup Match

Thank you, FA Cup. You are doing wonders today.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.22.17
Bundesliga

Dortmund Bombing Suspect Arrested, Police Believe Stock Speculation Was Behind Attack

The 28-year-old suspect would have stood to gain as much as $4.2 million if Dortmund's stock fell in the wake of the attack.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.21.17
cum dog

Soccer Player Turned Wrestler Named 'Cum Dog' Stars in Most Scottish Video Ever

Madonna is prominently involved, too.
Mike Piellucci
4.18.17
arabe unido

Panama National Team Player Amílcar Henríquez Shot And Killed Outside of His House

Panama's president Juan Carlos Varela spoke out against Henriquez's murder on Twitter.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.16.17
LAS VEGAS

Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly Paid Out $375,000 to Alleged Rape Victim

There's a constellation of loose parts that string together something of a complete narrative of the alleged incident and a connection to Ronaldo, but there is no direct evidence of the rape and the hush money payment.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.15.17
Bundesliga

Dortmund's Marc Bartra Speaks Out About Bus Attack, "The Longest and Hardest 15 Minutes of My Life"

"I think of what damage they wanted to do to us, and all that happened was this.​"
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.14.17
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