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CCL 2013-14 Qualifiers: End of the Road

Monterrey’s 2012 Club World Cup run will finish just like their previous one: in a consolation match against North African opposition. Such an assertion admittedly overlooks the clear improvement in the rayados’ performance over last year. Yes, Chelsea threatened to play them off the field in the first 20 minutes; …


CCL 2011-12 Qualifiers: Finalists Decided, But Miss Out on Grand Prize

El Salvador’s semifinals finished half an hour ago – I would have posted earlier, but the Tempete-Caledonia match in Haiti’s going into extra time as I write. Alianza drew against Luis Angel Firpo 1-1, tying the series at 2-2 and moving on to the Final based on regular-season record. In …