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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Tuesday kickaround

A unique retirement in NWSL, International Champions Cup update, UEFA Champions League TV, D.C. United TV, Roberto Baggio, FootGolf.

By Steven Goff  |  09:46 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, italy, manchester united, NWSL, uefa champions league, washington spirit

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 01/19/2014

Video: Samuel Eto’o hat trick for Chelsea

Samuel Eto’o scores three goals in the first 45 minutes in Chelsea’s 3-1 victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.

By Steven Goff  |  01:38 PM ET, 01/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chelsea, manchester united, Premier League

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Wednesday kickaround

Sir Alex Ferguson to retire as Manchester United manager. D.C. United in action tonight. Americans abroad. MLS matches. NWSL update. Kei Kamara's burrito video.

By Steven Goff  |  08:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Americans abroad, D.C. United, manchester united, MLS, NWSL, Roundup

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 04/23/2013

Tuesday kickaround

Washington Spirit players living in a retirement community. Abby Wambach update. D.C. United stadium update. Matt Reis' father-in-law. Manchester United champions. UEFA Champions League. Sunil Gulati. Bob the reader.

By Steven Goff  |  09:29 AM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fifa, manchester united, MLS, Roundup, uefa champions league, washington spirit

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 08/30/2012

UEFA Champions League draw results

In the group stage, Premier League champion Manchester City will face Real Madrid, Ajax and Borussia Dortmund

By Steven Goff  |  01:42 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Juventus, PSG

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 05/31/2012

U.S. vs. Brazil friendly at FedEx Field ranks third in attendance in Washington area, first for a national team match

The U.S.-Brazil friendly at FedEx Field was the third-largest crowd in Washington soccer history.

By Steven Goff  |  02:01 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. national team, FedEx Field, RFK Stadium, Brazil, Manchester United, Barcelona, World Cup, Olympics

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 05/13/2012

‘Manchester Is Blue’: City scores two late goals to win English Premier League soccer title for first since 1968

Manchester City scores twice in waning moments to win the English Premier League title for first time in 44 years.

By Steven Goff  |  03:34 PM ET, 05/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Premier League, Manchester City, Manchester United

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 05/09/2012

TV schedule set for final day of English Premier League season Sunday

The English Premier League season will conclude Sunday with all 10 matches kicking off at the same time.

By Steven Goff  |  05:26 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  English Premier League, Manchester City, Manchester United, TV listings

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 04/26/2012

Weekend soccer TV & online listings: Manchester City vs. Manchester United, Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Eredivisie, Scotland, MLS, NASL, USL, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil

Manchester City vs. Manchester United, Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Eredivisie, Scotland, MLS, NASL, USL, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil

By Steven Goff  |  03:03 PM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Manchester City, MLS, D.C. United

Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 02/06/2012

Video: Manchester United 3, Chelsea 3

Manchester United comes from three goals down in the second half to draw at Chelsea, 3-3.

By Steven Goff  |  08:04 AM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, Chelsea, Premier League

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 09/15/2011

Weekend soccer TV and online listings: Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, MLS, Mexico, U.S. women’s friendly

68 soccer matches, including Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United, are available in the United States this weekend

By Steven Goff  |  01:18 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, MLS, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid, U.S. women

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Weekend soccer TV and online listings: Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, MLS, Mexico, NCAA, Beach World Cup

68 matches are available on TV and online this weekend, including the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and MLS.

By Steven Goff  |  12:39 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, MLS, Manchester United, Barcelona, Real Madrid

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 09/01/2011

Thursday kickaround: Americans abroad, U.S. national soccer team news & notes, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Manchester United on Super Bowl Sunday

American goalkeeper Diego Restepo starts in Colombia. U.S. national team news & notes. Manchester United on Super Bowl Sunday.

By Steven Goff  |  09:35 AM ET, 09/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, U.S. national team, D.C. United, MLS, Super Bowl

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Kobe Bryant of Los Angeles Lakers displays soccer skills at halftime of Barcelona-Manchester United friendly at FedEx Field

NBA superstar Kobe Bryant shows off his soccer skills during halftime of FC Barcelona friendly against Manchester United at FedEx Field.

By Steven Goff  |  08:22 AM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kobe Bryant, Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 11:44 PM ET, 07/30/2011

Manchester United defeats FC Barcelona, 2-1, at FedEx Field

The friendly between Manchester United and Barcelona on Saturday night at FedEx Field was never going to match the passion and intensity of a Champions League final. But that’s never what it was about.

By Paul Tenorio  |  11:44 PM ET, 07/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, FC Barcelona

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 07/30/2011

Saturday kickaround: Barcelona, Manchester United, Juergen Klinsmann, Guus Hiddink, MLS, Matt Taylor, Special Olympics

Barcelona, Manchester United, Juergen Klinsmann, Guus Hiddink, MLS, Matt Taylor, Special Olympics

By Steven Goff  |  01:29 PM ET, 07/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, Barcelona, U.S. national team, MLS

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 07/29/2011

Friday kickaround: Bob Bradley, Sunil Gulati, reader poll, Manchester United vs. Barcelona

Bob Bradley, Sunil Gulati, Michael Bradley, Manchester United, Barcelona.

By Steven Goff  |  09:55 AM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  USSF, U.S. national team, Manchester United, Barcelona

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 07/28/2011

Thursday kickaround: 2014 World Cup, Barcelona vs. Manchester United, FedEx Field, Alex Ferguson, Chicharito, Kobe Bryant, Juan Agudelo, TV listings

Manchester United, FC Barcelona, 2014 World Cup, Kobe Bryant, MLS, TV listings

By Steven Goff  |  11:19 AM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, Barcelona, MLS

Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 07/27/2011

MLS All-Star Game: Manchester United comes to Red Bull Arena

Wayne Rooney and English Premier League champion Manchester United visit Red Bull Arena to face David Beckham, Thierry Henry and the rest of the MLS all-stars.

By Steven Goff  |  06:58 PM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MLS, Manchester United

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 07/27/2011

Manchester United star Chicharito Hernandez sidelined with concussion

Manchester United star Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez won’t play against the MLS all-stars tonight and is doubtful to face FC Barcelona on Saturday after suffering a concussion.

By Steven Goff  |  03:19 PM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United

Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 07/27/2011

Wednesday kickaround: Chicharito, MLS All-Star Game, Manchester United, Barcelona, CONCACAF, MLS, FIFA rankings, Americans abroad, TV listings

Chicharito, MLS All-Star Game, Manchester United, Barcelona, CONCACAF, MLS, FIFA rankings, Americans abroad, TV listings

By Steven Goff  |  08:54 AM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, Barcelona, MLS

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 07/25/2011

Lionel Messi not included on FC Barcelona roster for friendly vs. Manchester United at FedEx Field

As expected, soccer superstar Lionel Messi was not included on FC Barcelona’s travel roster for the U.S. tour, which begins Saturday against Manchester United at FedEx Field.

By Steven Goff  |  05:01 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FC Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Manchester United

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 07/24/2011

FC Barcelona sets schedule for U.S. tour

European champion FC Barcelona will arrive in the United States on Thursday morning and embark on a full slate of events, including friendlies in Washington, Miami and Dallas.

By Steven Goff  |  11:27 AM ET, 07/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Manchester United, Redskins

Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 07/24/2011

MLS roundup: middle finger, hat trick, goal from midfield, announcing fail, RFK woes, sweet strikes

A wild night around MLS produced great goals, a middle finger, a hat trick, a goal from midfield, closer calls for Manchester United and Real Madrid, and another D.C. United letdown at RFK Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  01:57 AM ET, 07/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Manchester United, Real Madrid

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 07/21/2011

Weekend soccer TV listings: Copa America, MLS, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus, Manchester City, Everton, German Super Cup, Mexico, Brazil, WPS, USL

The Copa America final and Manchester United and Real Madrid friendlies in the United States are among the 28 matches available for live viewing.

By Steven Goff  |  03:41 PM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  TV listings, Copa America, Manchester United, Real Madrid, D.C. United, MLS, WPS

Posted at 01:18 AM ET, 07/21/2011

D.C. United rewind: 1-0 loss to Revolution

A recap of D.C. United’s 1-0 loss to the New England Revolution, with links and video, plus results of the other MLS matches.

By Steven Goff  |  01:18 AM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Manchester United

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 07/19/2011

With Argentina out of Copa America, will Lionel Messi and other Barcelona players from Argentina and Brazil come to Washington?

Lionel Messi, the world’s best soccer player, wasn’t expected to accompany FC Barcelona to Washington, but with Argentina out of Copa America, he now might come to D.C.

By Steven Goff  |  08:03 AM ET, 07/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lionel Messi, Barcelona, Manchester United, Copa America

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 07/14/2011

Thursday kickaround: Women’s World Cup, Manchester United, U.S. Open Cup, Charlie Davies, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins

U.S. Women’s World Cup team’s new identity, Manchester United’s U.S. tour, U.S. Open Cup’s final four, Charlie Davies’ status, D.C. United’s Hall of Tradition, Maryland’s departure

By Steven Goff  |  09:58 AM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's World Cup, Manchester United, MLS, D.C. United, Maryland Terrapins

Posted at 12:39 AM ET, 07/13/2011

Soccer TV listings: Women’s World Cup, Copa America, Manchester United, Liverpool

ESPN will show the Women’s World Cup semifinals, including the United States against France at noon. Manchester United begins its U.S. tour vs. the New England Revolution.

By Steven Goff  |  12:39 AM ET, 07/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Women's World Cup, Copa America, Manchester United, Liverpool, TV listings

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 07/09/2011

Manchester United roster for U.S. tour

Manchester United has announced its roster for five matches during a U.S. tour this month, capped by an UEFA Champions League final rematch with Barcelona at FedEx Field.

By Steven Goff  |  12:57 PM ET, 07/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United

Posted at 02:19 AM ET, 05/29/2011

Video of UEFA Champions League goals: Barcelona 3, Manchester United 1

Highlights from Barcelona’s resounding victory over Manchester United in the UEFA Champions League final at Wembley Stadium.

By Steven Goff  |  02:19 AM ET, 05/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 05/28/2011

Manchester United vs. Barcelona in Champions League final

In one of the most eagerly-anticipated UEFA Champions League finals in years, Lionel Messi leads Barcelona into Wembley Stadium in London to clash with Manchester United in Saturday’s title match.

By Matt Brooks  |  12:00 PM ET, 05/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 11:19 PM ET, 05/26/2011

Who will win the UEFA Champions League title: Manchester United or Barcelona?

Who will win the European championship Saturday at Wembley, Manchester United or Barcelona? Here’s your chance to have a say. Bonus videos, too.

By Steven Goff  |  11:19 PM ET, 05/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 08:55 PM ET, 05/24/2011

TV information for UEFA Champions League final between Manchester United and Barcelona on Saturday

The Champions League final between Barcelona and Manchester United will appear on the main Fox network Saturday afternoon, with extended pregame shows and a Friday special on Fox Soccer Channel.

By Steven Goff  |  08:55 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, TV listings, Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 05/24/2011

Washington Redskins executive looks ahead to Manchester United-Barcelona friendly in July at FedEx Field

While the English and Spanish champions prepare to meet this Saturday for the European title, the Washington Redskins are preparing to welcome the clubs to FedEx Field in July for a high-profile friendly.

By Steven Goff  |  02:37 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Washington Redskins, FC Barcelona, Manchester United

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 05/11/2011

Wednesday kickaround: Manchester United vs. Barcelona tickets, D.C. United player ratings, WPS attendance, Americans abroad, MLS schedule

Tickets for the July 30 friendly pitting Manchester United vs. Barcelona at FedEx Field are essentially sold out, although tickets can still be had through D.C. United’s prorated season ticket package or through StubHub.

By Steven Goff  |  09:13 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Manchester United, Washington Redskins, D.C. United, MLS, WPS

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 05/04/2011

Wednesday kickaround: D.C. United vs. Seattle Sounders, Pachuca’s purge, Manchester United vs. Schalke

D.C. United begins a three-game homestand tonight against the Seattle Sounders. Manchester United looks to secure passage to the UEFA Champions League final.

By Steven Goff  |  09:25 AM ET, 05/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. United, MLS, Manchester United

Posted at 08:35 PM ET, 04/20/2011

Tickets for Barcelona vs. Manchester United friendly at FedEx Field go on sale Thursday

Tickets for the July 30 friendly at FedEx Field go on sale Thursday. Prices starts at $40.

By Steven Goff  |  08:35 PM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barcelona, Manchester United, Redskins

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 04/20/2011

Manchester United remains soccer’s wealthiest club at $1.86 billion

The English soccer titans are the world’s wealthiest club for the seventh consecutive year, valued at $1.86 billion

By Steven Goff  |  06:00 PM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 04/20/2011

Wednesday kickaround: Barcelona vs. Manchester United, Real Salt Lake in CONCACAF, Americans abroad, TV listings

Barcelona vs. Manchester United tickets, Real Salt Lake in CONCACAF Champions League, Americans abroad, TV listings

By Steven Goff  |  08:48 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manchester United, Barcelona, CONCACAF, Americans abroad

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 04/13/2011

UEFA Champions League semifinals: Real Madrid vs. Barcelona, Manchester United vs. Schalke

Real Madrid and Schalke join Manchester United and Barcelona in the Champions League semifinals.

By Steven Goff  |  04:30 PM ET, 04/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  UEFA Champions League, Real Madrid, Barcelona, Schalke, Manchester United

Posted at 08:38 PM ET, 04/07/2011

Tickets for Manchester United vs. Barcelona at FedEx Field on sale April 21

Tickets for the July 30 friendly at FedEx Field between the European superpowers will go on sale April 21

By Steven Goff  |  08:38 PM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Manchester United, Barcelona

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 03/19/2011

Video: Stuart Holden injured

American midfielder Stuart Holden was injured in English Premier League match against Manchester United.

By Steven Goff  |  01:03 PM ET, 03/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Stuart Holden, Americans abroad, Manchester United