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Cristiano Ronaldo leads Real Madrid's comeback win over Barcelona

...Bundesliga:Borussia Dortmund slumped to its fourth straight league loss as Hannover beat Juergen Klopp's side 1-0.Japan midfielder Hiroshi Kiyotake struck a free kick over the wall and inside the corner in the 61st minute against the 2011 and 2012 league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-25/cristiano-ronaldo-le
Four months after biting player in World Cup, Luis Suarez is set to return to action

...in 2010 after the club sold Suarez to Liverpool, when the Uruguayan was banned for seven matches for biting PSV Eindhoven midfielder Otman Bakkal in the shoulder.In 2011, during his second season with Liverpool, Suarez received an eight-match ban and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-22/four-months-after-bi
Goalies want a red card issued for new soccer ball

NEW YORK - Strikers and midfielders love it. Goalkeepers hate it. The ball that will be used at...very good touch," Red Bulls and former French national team midfielder Youri Djorkaeff said. "I don't know if a perfect ball exists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/31/oth_83532.shtml
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Overtime

...was left level at three points with Macedonia and Ukraine after they both rebounded from losses in their first matches.? Midfielder Julian Green will miss the United States' exhibition games against Ecuador and Honduras because of a rib injury.The 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-09/overtime
Midfielder makes move to join U.S.

NEW YORK --- Midfielder Jermaine Jones could join the U.S. national team later this year...team. He was loaned to AC Milan last winter and the 34-year-old midfielder is to rejoin Los Angeles for its July 16 match at the New York Red...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/03/oth_529746.shtml
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Rooney scores, but is ejected from Manchester United win

...near the end to cap the lopsided win.Bundesliga: First-place Bayern Munich won 2-0 win at Cologne. Former Dortmund midfielder Mario Goetze put Bayern (4-0-2) in front in the 19th minute, and forced an own goal from Daniel Halfar in the 66th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-27/rooney-scores-ejecte
Americans hope forwards will step up in World Cup

...Americans advance to the quarterfinals in their best showing since 1930. The U.S. has eight goals since then, seven by midfielders Landon Donovan, Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley, plus an own-goal against Italy."I didn't realize that," Chris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-18/americans-hope-forwa
Germany concerned about roughness of Brazil

PORTO SEGURO, Brazil - Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger thinks Brazil has crossed the line with...will try to win the title for Neymar."The Bayern Munich midfielder thinks Brazil's coaching staff of Luiz Felipe Scolari and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-06/germany-concerned-ab
US names preliminary World Cup squad

...Jurgen Klinsmann on his 30-man preliminary World Cup squad.Midfielder Julian Green, who made his national team debut last month...left off Monday were defenders Michael Orozco and Tim Ream; midfielders Sacha Kljestan, Brek Shea, Jose Torres and Daniel Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-12/us-names-preliminary
New soccer fans' questions are answered

...For example, the 4-4-2 is made up of four defenders, four midfielders and two forwards (goalie not listed). The United States' most important player is probably midfielder Michael Bradley. He's the son of 2010 World Cup coach Bob Bradley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-11/new-soccer-fans-questions-are-ans