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Attorney General Loretta Lynch speaks at a packed news conference at the U.S. Attorneys Office of the Eastern District of New York following the early morning arrest of world soccer figures, including officials of FIFA, for racketeering, bribery, money laundering and fraud on May 27, 2015 in New York City. Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty News

FIFA Corruption Case: Why Should Americans Care?

What does the FIFA case mean to the casual American soccer fan?

05/27/2015

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Top 5 Twitter Reactions To FIFA Arrests

FIFA, the governing body for the World Cups and much of what goes on in the soccer world, has had multiple officials arrested on charges of alleged money laundering, corruption, bribery, and more.

05/27/2015

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Atlanta Selected To Host Semifinal Doubleheader Of The 2015 Gold Cup

ATLANTA (March 12, 2015) – The Confederation of North, Central America and the Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) has selected Atlanta to host the semifinal round of the 2015 Gold Cup Tournament. The Semifinal double-header will […]

92.9 The Game–03/12/2015

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5 Things To Watch As MLS Season Begins

The calendar has flipped to March which means our 5th professional sports league starts up.

03/03/2015

Indiana Pacers v Atlanta Hawks - Game Six

Randy Cross: “I have a simple solution for your withdrawals from all forms of American Football…”

We’ve all seen the symptoms before, wandering aimlessly through the house, going into a room and forgetting why you came in, living off your DVR supply of FB games, CFB and NFL, reading + rereading […]

92.9 The Game–02/17/2015

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CONCACAF Gold Cup Returns to Atlanta in 2015

Region’s marquee tournament to be played throughout North America from July 7-26 ATLANTA (Tuesday, December 16, 2014) – The City of Atlanta will once again welcome the Confederation of North, Central America and the Caribbean […]

92.9 The Game–12/16/2014

Ecuador v United States

End Of The Road

One last chance. That’s what Landon Donovan was granted on Friday evening vs. Ecuador after being controversially cut from the World Cup roster by Jurgen Klinsmann (current U.S. coach) back in May which would have […]

92.9 The Game–10/11/2014

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MLS Atlanta Announces Darren Eales As Club President

ATLANTA, Sept 10, 2014 – MLS Atlanta today announced the appointment of Darren Eales as President of Major League Soccer’s 22nd team.  He will join the club later this year, following a transition period with […]

92.9 The Game–09/10/2014

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Parents Growing More Concerned Over Potential For Concussions In Young Soccer Players

The lawsuit was filed Wednesday and seeks class action status on behalf of current and former soccer players who competed for teams governed by FIFA and several U.S.-based soccer organizations.

08/28/2014

Landon Donovan of the Los Angeles Galaxy announces his retirement following the 2014 MLS season during a news conference at the StubHub Center on August 7, 2014, in Carson, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

6 Post-Retirement Moves Landon Donovan Should Make

LA Galaxy forward and MLS legend Landon Donovan announced his retirement on Thursday. Although he’s calling it quits on the pitch, may we still see Donovan stay around the game (or not)?

08/08/2014

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