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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Soccerball

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The real reason Americans call it 'soccer' is all England's fault
So don’t blame them when they use the word.
Hate football? 16 pubs in Cork and Dublin NOT showing the World Cup
N-olé, n-olé, n-olé, n-olé…
9 Americanisms that have invaded the sports we love
From sponsored goal highlights, half-time interviews and cutting to commercials midway through a match.
Keane looked lively for LA last night
Robbie Keane played 82 minutes of the LA Galaxy’s MLS Western Conference sem-eye-final last night.
Watch: Robbie Keane scores his first goal for LA Galaxy
Robbie Keane made a debut to remember for LA Galaxy, latching on to a sublime David Beckham pass to score in a 2-0 win over San Jose Earthquakes.
John Rooney, brother of Wayne, drafted into MLS
John Rooney is plucked from relative obscurity at Macclesfield Town to play with the New York Red Bulls.