Category Archives: Soccer

Soccer Update: Manchester City Duo Test Positive for Coronavirus

LONDON, U.K. (AP) – Manchester City players Riyad Mahrez and Aymeric Laporte have tested positive for the coronavirus. The players have not displayed any symptoms and are in self-isolation. City says “everyone at the club wishes Riyad and Aymeric a speedy recovery ahead of their return to training and the new season.” City starts its…

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Orlando City Claws Out a 1-1 Draw Against Rival Atlanta United

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – Orlando City SC and nearby rival Atlanta United got physical at Exploria Stadium Saturday night. Both teams fought for the ball, mainly on Atlanta’s half of the field, with several players tumbling, many of which were Orlando players (including Sebas Mendez, Chris Mueller, and Mauricio Pereyra). Orlando City’s Benji Michel…

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PREVIEW: Orlando City Returns Home to Face Atlanta United

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – Source: Orlando City Soccer Club // Orlando City SC (4-2-3, 15 points) returns to The City Beautiful to face Atlanta United FC (3-4-1, 10 points) on Saturday, Sept. 5 at Exploria Stadium. Kickoff is slated for 8 p.m. ET. The match will be nationally televised on FOX and FOX Deportes…

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Orlando Pride Statement in Response to COVID-19

ORLANDO, Fla. (March 12, 2020) – Orlando City SC and the Orlando Pride are committed to ensuring the safety of players, staff and fans, and fully support the precautionary measures put in place by the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) in lieu of the recent COVID-19 outbreak. At the current moment, all regular season NWSL matches…

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Breaking: Major League Soccer Suspends Season for 30 Days

NEW YORK, N.Y. (FNN SPORTS) – Source: MLS // Major League Soccer has suspended match play for 30 days, effective immediately, as the league continues to assess the impact of COVID-19 with its medical task force and public health officials. At the appropriate time, the league and clubs will communicate plans for the continuation of the 2020…

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