El Salvador News

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Spain-El Salvador to play World Cup friendlies

Associated Press | February, 28 2014

NEW YORK -- Defending World Cup champion Spain will play an exhibition game against El Salvador on June 7 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., before heading to the World Cup in Brazil. Seven matches involving six World Cup teams were announced Frid...

World Cup: Spain, five countries to train in U.S.

ESPN staff | February, 4 2014

Defending champions Spain will prepare for the World Cup in the United States along with Greece, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ivory Coast, Nigeria and Honduras. Soccer United Marketing, an affiliate of Major League Soccer, says it will organise exhibitio...

FIFA bans 3 more El Salvador players for fixing

Associated Press | October, 22 2013

ZURICH -- FIFA has imposed worldwide bans on three more El Salvador national team players in a match-fixing case, bringing the total to 19. The players were not identified. FIFA says one player was banned for five years by the El Salvador soccer as...

El Salvador bans 14 for life for alleged fixing

ESPN Staff | September, 20 2013

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador -- El Salvador's soccer federation has banned 14 national-team players for life for their role in alleged match-fixing, including games against the United States and Mexico. Among those banned Friday from all soccer acti...

El Salvador bans 22 in match-fixing scandal

ESPN staff | August, 22 2013

The El Salvador Football Federation on Wednesday dealt one-month bans to 22 top-level international players for their alleged involvement in a match-fixing scandal that includes games against the United States and Mexico. El Salvador authorities rai...

Captain says El Salvador under 'fixing' specter

ESPN Staff | July, 24 2013

Based on comments El Salvador captain Victor Turcios made to ESPN Deportes on Sunday alleging match-fixing in his country, the El Salvador Football Federation (FESFUT, by its Spanish acronym) said it will request a meeting with Turcios. "Our team is ...

U.S. adds Gonzalez, Besler, drops Onyewu Video

Associated Press | July, 17 2013

MIAMI -- United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann has adjusted his roster for the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals. Defenders Omar Gonzalez and Matt Besler and forwards Alan Gordon and Eddie Johnson have been added to the team. Oguchi Onyewu, Her...

"Football war" neighbours meet, 40 years on

June, 9 2009

Neighbours Honduras and El Salvador meet in a World Cup qualifier on Wednesday, almost exactly 40 years after the so-called "Football War" flared between the two countries.

Beasley remembers past games in El Salvador

March, 27 2009

DaMarcus Beasley vividly remembers the first time he played a soccer match in El Salvador, in 1999 with the U.S. under-17 team.

U.S. names roster to face El Salvador

March, 20 2009

Landon Donovan and Michael Bradley headlined a 22-man roster announced Friday for the U.S. World Cup qualifiers at El Salvador on March 28 and against Trinidad and Tobago on April 1 in Nashville, Tenn.

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