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There was an additional police presence around Dortmund’s Signal Iduna Park Saturday but the match against Eintracht Frankfurt–the second to be played in the stadium in the five days following the bomb attack on the players’ bus last Tuesday–went off with several positives for the host. If the big question was how the team would …

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Jose Mourinho was always expected to have a big say in the Premier League title race, but perhaps not like this. Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-0 Sunday thanks to a tactical masterclass from the coach. This was United’s best performance of the season, and you were left wondering why it had taken until game 32 …

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Because of the holiday weekend, Week 7 in Major League Soccer seemed more jam-packed than usual. Not only did we have the maximum 11 games take place, but the league managed to squeeze them all in on Friday and Saturday (not to mention the news of a three-game suspension for Tim Howard and the announcement …

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Heading into Sunday, it had been a while since U.S. national team striker Sydney Leroux was playing games, let alone scoring goals. In fact, it had been 656 days since Leroux had surgery on her ankle and then extended her hiatus to have a baby. So when Leroux was in the starting lineup for FC Kansas City’s …

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When Isco scored against Sporting Gijon this weekend for a big 3-2 away win, he debuted a goal celebration we’ve never seen before: He put both his hands out with his thumbs, index fingers and pinkies up — he did the hand signs for, “I love you.” In case you forgot, his celebration looked like …

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Share this: Roberto Firmino’s first-half header saw Liverpool consolidate their position in the Premier League’s top four with a 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday afternoon. Firmino — back in the Reds’ starting line-up along with Philippe Coutinho — converted James Milner’s free-kick, via a flick-on from Lucas Leiva, in stoppage time at …

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Easter Sunday proved a special day, on every level, for the Special One. Every tactical trick José Mourinho tried paid off as Manchester United beat Chelsea 2-0. He took revenge on the fans who called him “Judas” at Stamford Bridge earlier this season and on the Chelsea players who failed to perform for him last season. He also managed …

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