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Ajax's dream factory: Where selling De Jong is no big deal

Losing a superstar isn't a make-or-break moment for Ajax. In fact, it's by design. We go inside the club to see how the dream factory works.

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The key to the U.S. January camp? Crossword puzzles

It's the first camp for U.S. manager Gregg Berhalter, and his players aren't just being tested on the pitch. They're competing at meal times too.

Football Agents: Happy retirement, Joe Hart!

The Exploding Heads are back to work on deals in the January transfer window, like a shock move for Mark Noble and a new career for Andy Murray.


Major League Soccer

Behind the scenes with Rooney, Zlatan and more MLS stars in LA


Howard says he'll retire at end of '19 MLS season

As a decorated goalkeeper and member of three World Cup squads for the United States, Howard will go down as one of the country's all-time greats.

Ibrahimovic: I will win with LA in 2019


Schweinsteiger: I'm fine in defense for Chicago Fire


Waston's hopes for FC Cincinnati


Rooney remembers last-minute heroics vs. Orlando City


Hamid: I'm better than the goalkeepers in USMNT camp


Altidore: Playing for USMNT became a luxury for some players


Atlanta's Guzan talks Almiron's future, Martinez's extension


You Have To Answer: Tim Howard


Altidore: Pulisic is the start of a great beginning for U.S.



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January window closes on Jan. 31 (11 p.m. GMT)

Transfer Talk: Skriniar dismisses United move

Manchester United look set to miss out on one of their transfer targets, as the centre-back commits to stay at Inter. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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Is Frenkie de Jong worth the money for Barcelona?

With Frenkie de Jong's move from Ajax to Barcelona now official, ESPN FC's Julien Laurens gives his take on how he will fit in at the Camp Nou.


Rumour Rater: Arsenal to get Gelson Martins?

The transfer window is heating up! David Amoyal has the latest including Gelson Martins to Arsenal and PSG's boss looking to raid his former club.

Press scores as U.S. rebounds against Spain

Christen Press scored in the 53rd minute and keeper Alyssa Naeher earned her 22nd career shutout Tuesday as the U.S. national team bounced back from a rare loss on Saturday with a 1-0 win over Spain.

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Spain 0-1 United States: USWNT bounce back

Christen Press provided the lone goal as the United States defeated Spain 1-0 and claimed its first win of 2019.


USWNT rebound after 'demoralizing defeat' to France

Ian Darke and Julie Foudy talk about the importance of the United States' win over Spain to get the squad's 2019 back on track after a disappointing defeat to France.


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Extra Time: No football on Extra Time, Oscar snubs, winter weather


Higuain will score goals, but is that enough?


Nicol: De Jong good enough to play straight away


Is James Rodriguez on his way out of Bayern?


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