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Morning Kickaround

*Argentina's Olympic roster is set. Looks a bit like the national team, eh?
GKs: Oscar Ustari (Getafe), Sergio Romero (AZ Alkmaar). Ds: Pablo Zabaleta (Espanyol), Luciano Monzon (Boca Juniors), Ezequiel Garay (Real Madrid), Nicolas Burdisso* (Inter Milan), Federico Fazio (Sevilla), Lautaro Acosta (Sevilla). MFs: Fernando Gago (Real Madrid), Juan Roman Riquelme* (Boca Juniors), Ever Banega (Valencia), Javier Mascherano* (Liverpool), Jose Sosa (Bayern Munich). Fs: Diego Buonanotte (River Plate), Sergio Aguero (Atletico Madrid), Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Ezequiel Lavezzi (Napoli), Angel Di Maria (Benfica). [*overage]

The USA roster is still a couple weeks from being finalized.

*More on the USA women's 4-0 victory at Norway in an Olympic tuneup.

*Defender Eduardo Dominguez's move from Argentine club Huracan to the Los Angeles Galaxy is set, according to several Latin American media outlets. Dominguez has reached an 18-month deal and is scheduled to be introduced in the coming weeks.

*Last but not least, LDU gives Ecuador its first Copa Libertadores championship with a penalty kick victory over Fluminense at Maracana. The Brazilians won the game, 3-1, to even the series, 5-5, before falling on PKs. (Away goals are not factored in the finals.)


By Steve Goff  |  July 3, 2008; 8:54 AM ET
 
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