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LIVE: Spain vs Croatia – UEFA Euro 2024

Spain vs Croatia

Three-time champions Spain take on Croatia in an exciting Group B clash at the UEFA European Football Championship 2024. The match, held at the historic Olympiastadion in Berlin, kicks off at 6pm local time (16:00 GMT). Euro 2024 marks the return of a major football tournament to Germany, the first …

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Luton Learns the Power of Premier League Status

As the announcement trilled out over Kenilworth Road, the jumble of rusted metal and peeling paint that Luton Town F.C. calls home, the tone started to shift. At the start of the sentence, it was little more than the traditional polite welcome to the stadium for that evening’s visiting team, …

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FIFA Said to Be Close to TV Deal With Apple for New Tournament

FIFA, soccer’s global governing body, is close to an agreement with Apple that would give the tech company worldwide television rights for a major new tournament, a monthlong, World Cup-style competition for top teams that will be played for the first time in the United States next summer. The agreement …

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Paris F.C. Set Tickets To $0. Should Others Do the Same?

Neither Paris F.C. nor St.-Étienne will have much reason to remember the game fondly. There was, really, precious little to remember at all: no goals, few shots, little drama — a drab, rain-sodden stalemate between the French capital’s third-most successful soccer team and the country’s sleepiest giant. That was on …

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Where’s the Next Generation of Great Coaches?

[ad_1] But the level to which the true elite have pushed the game may be just as relevant. As the very best teams have become impossibly intricate tactical masterpieces, so, too, have they become more vulnerable to systemic failure: If a certain gambit does not work, or is exposed by …

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