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2:39 PM ET Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski has won FIFA The Best Men’s Player of the Year for 2020, beating Barcelona‘s Lionel Messi and Juventus‘ Cristiano Ronaldo to the award. – Goal of the Year! Son, Suarez, WSL stars up for FIFA Puskas Award– ESPN FC 100: Liverpool, City dominate Lewandowski joins Luka Modric
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12:04 PM ET Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski has been nominated for FIFA The Best Men’s Player of the Year for 2020 alongside Barcelona‘s Lionel Messi and Juventus‘ Cristiano Ronaldo. The women’s award will be contested between Manchester City defender Lucy Bronze, Chelsea forward Pernille Harder and Lyon defender Wendie Renard. – Goal of the
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2:54 PM ET Associated Press Men’s Olympic soccer qualifying in North and Central America and the Caribbean was rescheduled Thursday for March 18-30 in Guadalajara, Mexico where the tournament originally was set to be played last spring. The United States, which failed to qualify for the 2012 and 2016 Olympics, is in Group A of
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11:38 AM ET Kathleen McNamee USWNT prospect and former Stanford midfielder Catarina Macario has signed a two-and-a-half year deal with Lyon, the club announced on Tuesday. Macario announced on Friday that she would forego the final year with Stanford in favour of turning professional. – Stream FC Daily on ESPN+– Macario ready for a new
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4:02 PM ET LAFC has acquired United States forward Corey Baird from Real Salt Lake, as well South Korea international defender Kim Moon-Hwan from K League side Busan IPark, the teams announced on Monday. Baird, 24, moves to Los Angeles for $500,000 in general allocation money, a 2021 international roster spot and future considerations to
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10:45 AM ET Kathleen McNamee Lyon lead the race for USWNT prospect Catarina Macario with a contract on the table for the former Stanford player, sources have told ESPN. The Brazilian-born midfielder announced on Friday that she was going to forgo her senior season for a professional career. – Stream FC Daily on ESPN+– Macario
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6:48 PM ET Associated Press Stanford’s Catarina Macario, a promising prospect for the United States women’s national soccer team, has announced she will forgo her senior season for a professional career. The Brazilian-born midfielder is currently on the roster for the national team’s January camp, which starts Saturday in Florida. In a statement posted to
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9:31 AM ET United States men’s national team and Philadelphia Union defender Mark McKenzie has signed with Belgian side Genk, the Union announced on Thursday. While the exact terms of the deal were not disclosed, the transfer fee is reportedly $6 million which, when combined with performance based incentives, could make the transfer the highest
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Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd and Mallory Pugh headline the roster for this month’s training camp for the U.S. women’s national team. All told, U.S manager Vlatko Andonovksi named 27 players to the group that will gather in Orlando, Fla. from Jan. 9-22. The camp will conclude with two games against Colombia on Jan. 18 and
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2:04 PM ET Chelsea are prepared to give Frank Lampard time to turn around the club’s poor form despite mounting speculation over his future, sources have told ESPN. The Blues were comprehensively beaten 3-1 at Manchester City on Sunday to slip to their fourth defeat in six Premier League matches, a run which has seen
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12:06 PM ET Marta is considered one of the greatest women’s players ever. Photo by Fred Lee/Getty Images Brazil legend Marta announced her engagement to her Orlando Pride teammate Toni Pressley on social media on Monday. Marta, who was the first player in either the men’s or women’s game to score at five World Cup tournaments,
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1:57 PM ET Bayern Munich returned from the two-week long Christmas break looking rusty before they fired on all cylinders as they fought back from two goals down to beat second-bottom Mainz 5-2 in a rip-roaring Bundesliga contest on Sunday. The result left Bayern on 33 points from 14 games, two more than second-placed RB
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