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Richard Farley

  1. Amnesty International report yet another reminder that Qatar can be horrible, horrible place

    Nov 17, 2013, 5:14 PM EDT

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    Among other abuses, 90 percent of Qatar’s 1.35 million foreign workers have their passports withheld by employers.

  2. Real Madrid set to receive $3.4 million compensation after Sami Khedira injury

    Nov 17, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT

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    FIFA’s about to cut the Merengues a huge check to offset their star midfielder’s absence.

  3. Christian Eriksen injures ankle in friendly, could miss six weeks

    Nov 15, 2013, 11:23 PM EDT

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    The 21-year-old playmaker could be out until Boxing Day with an injury picked up on international duty.

  4. Deschamps: Ukraine’s commitment, physicality undid France

    Nov 15, 2013, 10:38 PM EDT

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    Kiev is only “step one,” France’s boss reminded all post-match.

  5. Miguel Herrera staying focused, saying all the right things ahead of Mexico’s second leg with New Zealand

    Nov 15, 2013, 9:48 PM EDT

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    Mexico’s interim coach refused to look forward to Club América’s upcoming Liguilla challenge.

  6. Ronaldo: Portugal’s chances still ’50/50′ after Friday win

    Nov 15, 2013, 8:36 PM EDT

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    Portugal captain realizes playoff with Sweden is “not done yet.”

  7. First E.J., now Obafemi Martins? What’s going on at forward for the Sounders?

    Nov 15, 2013, 7:27 PM EDT

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    The former Inter Milan man wants to be reunited with Roberto Mancini at Galatasaray.

  8. European World Cup playoff roundup: France on the brink of first failed qualifying campaign since 1994

    Nov 15, 2013, 5:56 PM EDT

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    Greece, Portugal, Ukraine with leads, while Croatia takes 0-0 back to Zagreb.

  9. Portugal 1, Sweden 0: Cristiano Ronaldo wins battle of titans (that wasn’t)

    Nov 15, 2013, 4:52 PM EDT

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    A late goal from Portugal’s captain gives the Seleccao a 1-0 edge ahead of new week’s second leg.

  10. Cap casualty? Eddie Johnson may have already played his last game for Seattle

    Nov 13, 2013, 10:33 PM EDT

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    Seattle is shopping their U.S. international, and there is no shortage of teams that could use an upgrade at forward.

  11. Clint Dempsey on loan: British tabloid gets jump start on speculation

    Nov 13, 2013, 8:01 PM EDT

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    Spurs, Fulham, Everton, Villa linked with U.S. captain.

  12. Michael Carrick nears new two-year deal, is out for four-to-six weeks

    Nov 13, 2013, 7:44 PM EDT

    Limited but talented, Michael Carrick's virtues are the subject of a constant debate around Manchester United's midfield. The England international, however, is less of a problem than the players who have been chosen to play around him. (Photo: Getty Images)

    News of midfielders new offer comes as Achilles injury set to sideline him until Christmas.

  13. The discussion’s inevitable, but World Cup playoff routs don’t change the allocation debate

    Nov 13, 2013, 6:44 PM EDT

    Edinson Cavani of Uruguay fights for the ball with Adnan Adous of Jordan during their World Cup qualifying playoff first leg soccer match at Amman International stadium

    World Cup isn’t about having the 32 best teams. It’s about finding the best representation.

  14. Club America-heavy Mexico throttle New Zealand, take four-goal lead in World Cup playoff

    Nov 13, 2013, 5:34 PM EDT

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    Seven Aguilas were in Miguel Herrera’s starting lineup as El Tri took a huge step toward Brazil 2014

  15. Mourinho steers former assistant away from Crystal Palace, to Middlesbrough

    Nov 13, 2013, 4:12 PM EDT

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    Aitor Karanka turns his back on the Eagles to move to the Riverside Stadium.

  16. What We Learned from Real Salt Lake’s dismantling of the Portland Timbers

    Nov 11, 2013, 12:58 AM EDT

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    Javi Morales is no Clint Dempsey, Chris Schuler has broken out, and Portland still has no solution for Real Salt Lake.

  17. Four-goal night leaves Real Salt Lake up two on Portland after West’s first leg

    Nov 10, 2013, 11:20 PM EDT

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    For the second time this year, Portland gave up four. And for the second time this year, it came at RSL.

  18. MLS Playoff Focus: Notes on the Portland Timbers ahead of Sunday’s visit to RSL

    Nov 10, 2013, 8:01 PM EDT

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    The must-knows about the Portland Timbers ahead of tomorrow’s Western Conference final opener in Utah:

  19. MLS Playoff Focus: Notes on Real Salt Lake ahead of Sunday’s visit from Portland

    Nov 10, 2013, 7:32 PM EDT

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    The must-knows about Real Salt Lake ahead of the first leg of their Western Conference semifinal.

  20. MLS Playoff Preview: Portland Timbers at Real Salt Lake

    Nov 10, 2013, 7:02 PM EDT

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    Real Salt Lake is 2-0-2 against Portland this year. Does all that go out the window in the Western Conference final?

  21. Quick Six: Top stories from the Premier League weekend

    Nov 10, 2013, 5:20 PM EDT

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    Red Devils within five; Europe takes its toll; Newcastle upsets, again; and bottom feeders come good.

  22. Champions League rights shift hands in Britain, triple in value

    Nov 10, 2013, 12:02 AM EDT

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    BT Sport has blown Sky out of the water to get Champions League rights in Britain.

  23. Houston-Kansas City Man of the Match: Sporting’s Aurélien Collin

    Nov 9, 2013, 5:22 PM EDT

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    At times commanding, Aurelien Collin was key to Kansas City’s preserving a clean sheet in leg one.

  24. What We Learned from Portland’s Thursday night win over Seattle

    Nov 8, 2013, 4:04 AM EDT

    Caleb Porter (right), seen here with Timbers owner/president Merritt Paulson, see Seattle's use as a midfield diamond as helpful, given his team's lack of preparation time for Real Salt Lake. (Photo: AP.)

    Portland still has a Plan A, and Sigi Schmid did himself few favors against Portland.

  25. Portland Timbers Man of the Match: Diego Valeri

    Nov 8, 2013, 2:53 AM EDT

    Diego Valeri's 44th minute goal proved the series-winner as Portland advanced to MLS's Western Conference finals. (Source: AP.)

    Will Johnson and Rodney Wallace each have their claims, but Portland’s playmaker claims our MotM.

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