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Perhaps it’s not fair to make definitive judgments just yet. After all, since he first took over a club with a realistic chance of winning a league title, Porto in 2002, it’s been on his second season that Jose Mourinho has always won the league. It’s true that he also won it in his first …

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When Orlando was given an MLS expansion team, it came with a healthy dose of skepticism. After all, Florida had two MLS teams before, and both folded. The state was supposed to be a no fly zone for top flight professional soccer, but Orlando City SC has erased any questions about Florida’s love for the …

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For decades, AC Milan against Inter Milan was one of the highlights of the entire footballing world. The two Milan clubs are two of the most historically successful teams in history, traditionally amongst the cream of the crop in one of Europe’s most prestigious leagues. Each year’s meeting used to be highly anticipated around Serie …

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You read the headline: English club Billericay Town prepared for the Isthmian League Cup final by singing R. Kelly’s “The World’s Greatest” together in unison in the locker room. It’s one of the most incredible things I have ever seen. And they won the trophy! I don’t even know what league they’re in, but that is …

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Crowd disorder delayed the start of Lyon’s match against Besiktas in the Europa League quarterfinals, as fans spilled out onto the pitch in the fracas. According to Lyon, “Projectiles and firecrackers thrown from the top of the stands forced fans to take refuge on the lawn …” Fans from both sides fought earlier in the …

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan opened the scoring for Manchester United vs. Anderlecht in the first leg of the Europa League quarterfinals with a vital away goal in Belgium on Thursday. Antonio Valencia’s cross for Marcus Rashford was turned in toward goal and saved, but it was parried right to the doorstep, where Mkhitaryan tucked it in by the …

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The start of Lyon and Besiktas’ quarterfinal matchup in the UEFA Europa League was disrupted on Thursday by fighting, projectiles, and general chaos caused by fans at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.  An tweet from Olympique Lyon’s official account indicated that projectiles and fireworks launched from the upper level of the stadium forced fans on the lower …

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