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February 16, 2017

Some eye-openers this week in the first games of the European Champions League knockout round: notably, Barcelona getting blown out,...

Nick Barbaro

February 9, 2017

Renowned dog lover Cristiano Ronaldo has responded to pleas from Cantinho da Lili, a dog rescue center in...

Nick Barbaro

February 2, 2017

The U.S. soccer community has come out vocally in opposition to President Donald Trump's travel ban, in strong statements from...

Nick Barbaro

January 26, 2017

San Antonio FC announced their six-game preseason schedule this week; it starts Feb. 11 and 18 with two very...

Nick Barbaro

January 12, 2017

U.S. Soccer's Board of Directors voted on Jan. 6 to grant provisional Division II status to both the North...

Nick Barbaro

December 29, 2016

1) A summer of tournaments: It wasn't quite World Cup Fever, but the congruence of Euro 2016 in France...

Nick Barbaro

December 22, 2016

If you have enough interest in soccer that you're reading this column, then you've probably seen a pitch to "participate...

Nick Barbaro

December 15, 2016

Seattle Sounders won their first-ever MLS Cup final Saturday night without managing a shot on goal over 120 minutes of...

Nick Barbaro

December 8, 2016

The 2016 soccer year is winding down on a lot of fronts. Here's a brief rundown: In what...

Nick Barbaro

December 1, 2016

Brazilian club Chapecoense has been a small-market success story in an often troubled league. On Monday night, on the...

Nick Barbaro

November 23, 2016

U.S.A. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann was fired on Monday, following the team's dismal start to the final round of World...

Nick Barbaro

November 17, 2016

The U.S. men had their worst week in memory, losing to Mexico at home, 2-1, and at Costa Rica,...

Nick Barbaro

November 10, 2016

One of the world's great soccer rivalries is revived this Fri., Nov. 11, in Columbus, Ohio, as the U.S. hosts...

Nick Barbaro

November 3, 2016

The Texas Longhorns' season ended with a disappointing loss at TCU last Friday; the Horns finished 8-9-1, and last in...

Nick Barbaro

October 27, 2016

The Texas Longhorns had their best weekend of the season, shutting out Texas Tech Friday night, 2-0, to move out...

Nick Barbaro

October 20, 2016

The Texas Longhorns play their final two home games of the season this weekend, facing Texas Tech at 7pm Friday,...

Nick Barbaro

October 13, 2016

The UT Longhorns broke a four-game winless streak with a 2-0 win over Kansas State last Friday. They're at Iowa...

Nick Barbaro

October 6, 2016

The U.S. men play a couple of friendlies this week: at Cuba at 3pm, Fri., Oct. 7, and hosting...

Nick Barbaro

September 29, 2016

The Texas Longhorns opened their Big 12 schedule last weekend with a tough pair of overtime games, on the road...

Nick Barbaro

September 22, 2016

The UT Longhorns won the last two games in the nonconference part of their schedule, without getting a goal from...

Nick Barbaro

September 15, 2016

The UT Longhorns split a pair of games in Ohio last week, losing a heartbreaker to 19th-ranked Ohio State, 2-1...

Nick Barbaro

September 8, 2016

Hard to say what was the better result for the UT Longhorns this past weekend: Friday's 7-0 pasting of...

Nick Barbaro

September 1, 2016

The UT Longhorns posted a pair of 3-1 wins last weekend, over the College of Charleston and Detroit. This...

Nick Barbaro

August 25, 2016

A summer full of dramatic international action hit a fitting climax with Brazil's emotional win on the last full day...

Nick Barbaro

August 18, 2016

The UT Longhorns beat Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 3-0 in a preseason exhibition last Friday; they got a pair of goals...

Nick Barbaro

August 11, 2016

The UT Longhorns open their season this Friday, Aug. 12, with a 7pm exhibition against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. The...

Nick Barbaro

August 4, 2016

The Brazil Olympics are under way, even before the opening ceremonies Friday night. The U.S. Women opened with New...

Nick Barbaro

July 28, 2016

The U.S. Women open the Brazil Olympics by playing New Zealand at 5pm, Wed., Aug. 3, two days before the...

Nick Barbaro

July 14, 2016

Portugal eked out a very late goal, against the run of play, to beat France 1-0 in the Euro...

Nick Barbaro

July 7, 2016

And so, we're down to the final two games in this crazy month of soccer: 83 top-level international games...

Nick Barbaro

June 30, 2016

Copa America Centenario In the rearview: The U.S. hosted a really good tournament – superior to the Euros in...

Nick Barbaro

June 23, 2016

Tournament month continues: The Copa America Centenario is down to the final weekend as the European Championships head into...

Nick Barbaro

June 16, 2016

Tournament month continues, with the European Championship in the mornings and early afternoons on ESPN, and Copa América Centenario...

Nick Barbaro

June 9, 2016

It's a crazy month for soccer fans, with the world's two major continental championships overlapping, yielding three to five games...

Nick Barbaro

June 2, 2016

Copa America is the championship of the Americas: national teams from all 10 nations in the South Ameri­can federation,...

Nick Barbaro

May 19, 2016

AS Roma legend Giuseppe Giannini, known as Il Principe in his playing days, will attend a meet and greet...

Nick Barbaro

May 12, 2016

It's "Championship Sunday" across all the NBC networks on May 15, as they show all 10 of the English...

Nick Barbaro

May 5, 2016

For the second time in three years, it'll be crosstown rivals Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid in the European...

Nick Barbaro

April 28, 2016

The long arm of justice: 27 years after the fact, an English jury found Tuesday that the 96 Liverpool...

Nick Barbaro

April 21, 2016

With barely a month to go in the European soccer season, there's new drama in a couple of races...

Nick Barbaro

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