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John Osborn is currently writing a novel where soccer is a plot device. He blogs at about music, books, and TV.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: “Defender” Schweinsteiger retires, MLS Cup odds, Altidore injured (again)

Plus, Steel play tonight, Mike Petke was paid to play youth players, must-win game for Canada vs. USA, more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: Aaronson to get USMNT call-up, NYCFC may trade one baseball field for another, Klinsmann calls CONCACAF “a waste”

Plus, Jamiro Monteiro article, Sky Blue’s Erica Skroski’s jersey retired, Democratic presidential candidates play 4-3-3, more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: MLS lifts Iron Front ban; FIFA may take one agents; oh my gawd, Messi’s hurt!

Plus, news regarding tonight’s Union match vs. Earthquakes, is LAFC fixable, JP Dellacamera spoke with Alex Morgan, more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: Steel vs. Loudon tonight, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on MLS ban, NPSL to split season

Plus local college men’s results, Mike Petke suing RSL, France’s success, more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: USMNT draw Uruguay, expansion/departure tracker, Iranian fan sets self on fire

Plus, Argentina drubs Mexico, a video game gets players to rethink Brexit, local high school and soccer scores, more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: USWNT beat Portugal, ’22 World Cup logo revealed, Sky Blue news, more

Plus, lower-division soccer and the climate crisis, Jack Mac doing well in NISA, Joel Embiid’s soccer skills, and more.

Daily news roundups

News roundup: St. Louis gets MLS franchise, Union sign Homegrown, Inter Miami’s arsenic soil

Plus, Carli Lloyd’s field goal, Ronaldo paid $375K to settle rape allegation, FourFourTwo’s work environment, more.

Daily news roundups

News Roundup: Union get Houston coach fired, Mike Petke speaks, Man City avoids transfer ban, more

Plus, avoiding Freddy Adu curse, DaMarcus Beasley for pro/reg, first female ref, more.

KYW Philly Soccer Show / Podcasts

Philly Soccer Show: Bedoya’s statement, D.C. United recap and Houston preview

KYW Newsradio’s Greg Orlandini and PSP’s Mike Servedio talk about Bedoya’s on-field statement, the big win against D.C., and the match against Houston this Sunday.

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Daily news roundups

News roundup: Ale the media darling, Rooney trades one DC for another, Atlanta advance in Open Cup

Plus Inter Miami signs 3 highly coveted teenagers, Disney to bundle ESPN+, D.C. trade for the midfielder you love to hate: Felipe Martins.