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USA vs. Paraguay, Copa America 2016: Final score 1-0, United States advances to quarterfinals with win - Stars and Stripes FC: Man, Jurgen just failing upwards or something. The US plays Ecuador in the quarterfinals in Seattle on Thursday.
DCU Copa Watch: Steve Birnbaum has another game to play, while Alvaro Saborio may be hurt - Black And Red United: The header should hopefully be informative and in the long run, of little concern.
Report: D.C. United pushing to sign Va. talent Chris Durkin to Homegrown deal — Soccer Wire: Chuck Beezy throws in a nugget or two about this:
Luciano Acosta, DC United se adapta a la MLS - Noticias de Boca Juniors: Lucho talks about the MLS game and a bit of adjusting to it.
Landon Donovan set to become Swansea shareholder - sources - ESPN FC: While it remains to be seen what Lando will actually do with D.C. United owner Jason Levien while at Swansea City, I pass this along as a public service.
Washington Spirit play to an ugly 1-1 draw against the Boston Breakers - Black And Red United: The Spirit stay in second for the moment while allowing the Breakers to score their second goal of the season in their eighth game played.
19 changes that would make sports better | CSN Mid-Atlantic: Remember when CSN was a broadcast partner?
Soccer Teams Raise the Curtain on the Live Show in Stadium Tunnels - The New York Times: This is pretty neat.
Lastly, here's the FIFA trailer that dropped yesterday. Manager likenesses? Preordered for Klopp.