South Africa’s biggest sporting events in 2015


We’re already well into 2015 and there have been some spectacular sporting highlights so far. But one country that is becoming increasingly visible on the sporting scene is South Africa.

So here we’re taking a look ahead to what’s going to be the big-hitting sporting events in the Rainbow Nation this year.

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Chicago Fire lack spark on offense in young season


It was the home opener for the Chicago Fire (0-1-0) on Saturday night, as they hosted the Vancouver Whitecaps (0-1-0) at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, IL. The Fire were coming off of a loss to the defending champs, Los Angeles Galaxy, where they didn’t put a shot on goal. The Whitecaps were also held scoreless in their opening game of the season so this one had a 0–0 score written all over it before a ball was even kicked.

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Everton transfer rumors: Tom Cleverley, Ross Barkley, Samuel Umtiti


Here are the latest Everton transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Goodison Park.

Hey, it’s never too early to talk about the summer window! In this edition, we’ll talk Barkley and Cleverley.

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Crucial discretion between the big winners and the close losers

Just only a small 5% of the most elite group successfully makes use the best techniques and strategies to make some serious amount of money out of it online through marathon bet UK. Have you got used to the frustration of close losses in betting in UK tournaments and events? Lost a lot of money already? Don’t fret! It is high time you got to learn something or the other with what you can soon be able to make up for all your losses at one shot. Yes, it can just be one single complete sweep to pull back all your money. In fact, it is not just redeeming what you lost, but it is all about making some whooping profits at the end of the day. It is quite easy as a matter of fact.

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VIDEO: Alex Morgan kicks off World Cup countdown


Alex Morgan is back! Yes, the face of U.S. Women’s soccer stars in a promo for the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada. The video below does sound quite a bit like a promo for a Bruce Willis action flick, but it’s still pretty awesome.

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Jurgen Klinsmann the favorite to take Aston Villa job


Aston Villa may have to pay Paul Lambert a staggering £10 million in compensation after sacking him last night claims the Daily Mirror. The same publication names Jurgen Klinsmann as a leading candidate to succeed Lambert.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche and former Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood are also among the contenders.

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Hull City boss Steve Bruce on hot seat

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Hull City’s 3-0 defeat to Newcastle United leaves their manager Steve Bruce walking a tightrope, and although he has some credit in the bank with the club’s board, he could well be facing the sack if on-the-field fortunes do not pick up soon.

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VIDEO: Chicago Fire GK Sean Johnson wins a Lamborghini


Chicago Fire goalkeeper Sean Johnson beat out Chivas USA’s longest serving player, goalkeeper and team captain Dan Kennedy, in the final of “What’cha Got” driving contest, and now he’s got a new Lamborghini for the next year. This is kind of a big deal. Sean Johnson’s salary in 2012 was $90,000. The most “affordable” of Lamborghini’s, the Gallardo, runs about $200,000.

Here’s the YouTube

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Everton transfer rumors: Coleman, Barkley, Depay, Montoya, Embolo


It’s time to talk Everton transfer rumors. Enjoy:

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Hull City to train Chicago Fire keeper Sean Johnson


Goalkeeper Sean Johnson of the Major League Soccer side Chicago Fire will train with English Premier League team Hull City from Oct. 30 through Nov. 9.

 “This is a good chance for Sean to continue to train in a Premiership environment during the offseason,” said Chicago Fire head coach Frank Yallop. “He’s had similar training experiences in the past as a result of the relationships that we have abroad, and it’s a good opportunity for him to stay sharp as we turn our sights to the 2015 season.”

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Nadal takes on the world and then Ronaldo

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We all know sport stars like to play a few rounds of cards in their down time. From on the team bus to in the changing room, the likes of Teddy Sheringham, Shane Warne, and Boris Becker all enjoy calling a bluff, but two men have taken it beyond the casual game and moved on to something a little more serious. Sporting legends Rafael Nadal and Ronaldo are all set to go head-to-head in ‘The Duel’ next month in what promises to be a thrilling encounter in the heart of London.

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U.S. does not apologize for Hope Solo glorification


In 2011, America fell in love with their starting goalkeeper. Hope Solo became a national hero during the USA run to the women’s World Cup title game. But by late 2012, the secret was out about Hope Solo. Her descent towards being a Tonya Harding like villain was nearly complete.

And with the domestic abuse charges, where she called a family member a pussy before allegedly beating him up, she may be even more unfavorable and unlikable than Tonya Harding.

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