Gold Cup 2019

Grp D: US and Panama square off in sold-out Kansas City

By Andrew Warshaw at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City

June 26 – The United States and Panama, two of Concacaf’s fiercest rivals, square off Wednesday for the right to win Group D at the Gold Cup and keep momentum going as they enter the business end of the tournament.

Apart from the occasional blip, the US has dominated matches between the pair with a 13-1-6 record but there is no doubting how much it must have hurt to see Panama strutting their stuff at the World Cup in Russia last summer after their own ignominious failure to qualify.

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Brown petition on British football team presented to Scottish Parliament

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MARCH 3 – A PETITION against a united British football team competing in the London 2012 Olympics organised by former Scotland manager Craig Brown was today presented to the Scottish Parliament.

 

Christine Grahame, a member of the Scottish Nationalist Party, presented the petition at Holyrood on behalf of Brown.

 

She said: “If we were to have a Team GB at the UK Olympics, you can say goodbye to a Scotland team playing internationally.

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