Real Madrid identify abusive fans, suspend one individual

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Real Madrid has identified the three individuals who shouted abuse and attacked player’s cars during the early morning hours today.

The club says they plan to pass information to the Spanish National Anti-Violence Commission on two men who were seen on video. Madrid has also identified the other individual seen in the images as a “Real Madrid member”, and the club is beginning the process of having that man …

Bidding for La Liga US TV rights to begin shortly for 2015-18 deal

liga bbva 600x329 Bidding for La Liga US TV rights to begin shortly for 2015 18 deal

Discussions will begin to take place this week to determine who will be the next rights holder in the United States for La Liga, Spain’s top flight soccer league.

The current US TV rights deal for La Liga expires at the end of the 2014/15 season in late May. Representatives from La Liga were in Miami last week to begin preliminary talks.

The current rights holder, beIN SPORTS, who acquired

Soccer Morning (3.23.15) Robert Andrew Powell and Charlie Boehm

Jason kicks off today’s show with Charles Boehm (SoccerWire) as they look back at the weekend’s Major League Soccer headlines and results. Author Robert Andrew Powell then comes on the show to discuss his Howler Magazine piece on Marcelo Claure and David Beckham’s efforts to bring a Major League Soccer franchise back to Miami.

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I won’t criticize Steven Gerrard, says Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers

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Brendan Rodgers refused to criticize Steven Gerrard despite his senseless dismissal in Liverpool's 2-1 defeat to Manchester United.

Gerrard ensured his final meeting against United would be remembered for all the wrong reasons as he was sent off just 43 seconds after his half-time introduction from the substitutes' bench.

Already 1-0 down thanks to Juan Mata's opener, Liverpool's chances of a comeback receded when their captain stamped on Ander …

Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel charged with violent conduct by FA

martin skrtel Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel charged with violent conduct by FA

The Football Association has charged Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel with violent conduct following his clash with Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea during Sunday's Barclays Premier League match.

Skrtel appeared to step on the Spaniard in the 95th minute of the match at Anfield, which Liverpool lost 2-1.

The FA said in a statement the incident was not seen by the officials, but was caught on video.

The Slovakian …