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Soccer Insider Archive: Copa Sudamericana

Video: Independiente's Facundo Parra scores with a volley from sitting position in the penalty area

In the Copa Sudamericana finals, won by Independiente, Facundo Parra of the Argentine club gives new definition to a sitter by stabbing the ball into the net after falling to the turf:...

By Steve Goff  | December 9, 2010; 9:08 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
Categories:  Argentina, Copa Sudamericana  | Tags:  Copa Sundamericana  
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CONCACAF Done With Sudamericana

Clubs from the CONCACAF region will no longer play in Copa Sudamericana, the second-tier South American competition. The governing body announced minutes ago that, after committing in 2005 to four years of participation, it will no longer send teams to Sudamericana. The main reason: a busier schedule caused by Champions...

By Steve Goff  | June 30, 2009; 1:06 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (36)
Categories:  CONCACAF, Copa Sudamericana  
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Early Wednesday Kickaround

*USA goalkeeper Brad Friedel's red card with Aston Villa over the weekend has been rescinded. *El Salvador's roster for Saturday's World Cup qualifier against the USA at Estadio Cuscatlan (9 p.m. ET, ESPN2, Telefutura): Goalkeepers: Juan Jose Gomez (Firpo), Luis Castro (FAS), Miguel Montes (Nejapa). Defenders: Manuel Salazar (Firpo), Marvin...

By Steve Goff  | March 25, 2009; 7:02 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (18)
Categories:  Copa Sudamericana, England, Freedom, Preps, U.S. men's national team  
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Thursday Kickaround

*A goal for USA defender Oguchi Onyewu in the UEFA Cup, a loss and an injury for compatriot Jay DeMerit in the Carling Cup, a hat trick for Carlos Tevez against former MLSer Ryan Nelsen and beleaguered Blackburn, and an exit from Sunderland for Roy Keane. Which prompts us to...

By Steve Goff  | December 4, 2008; 9:28 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (27)
Categories:  College Soccer, Copa Sudamericana, D.C. United, England, Italy, TV, U.S. men's national team, Women  
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Thanksgiving Video

Okay, now the MLS season is over. The Houston Dynamo claims the final berth in the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals with a 1-0 home victory over Firpo. They'll join Marathon, Cruz Azul, Atlante, Montreal, Pumas, Santos Laguna and Puerto Rico. The draw is Dec. 10. Down a man, Internacional converts...

By Steve Goff  | November 27, 2008; 9:31 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  CONCACAF, Copa Sudamericana  
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Estudiantes Advances

Estudiantes, captained by Juan Sebastian Veron, reaches the Copa Sudamericana finals by defeating Argentinos Juniors, 1-0, for a 2-1 aggregate victory. It will be Argentina (Estudiantes) vs. Brazil (Internacional) for the championship....

By Steve Goff  | November 21, 2008; 12:04 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
Categories:  Copa Sudamericana  
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Adios, Chivas, Steve Goff , November 20, 2008
Friday Kickaround, Steve Goff , November 14, 2008
Sudamericana Video, Steve Goff , November 13, 2008
 
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