Friday Kickoff: Liga MX, Oscar, Silva and more

Friday Kickoff: Liga MX, Oscar, Silva and more

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Friday Kickoff: Liga MX, Oscar, Silva and more


One of Liga MX’s top forwards is likely to miss the biggest game of the season, while Oscar finally sealed his record-breaking move to China.

Andre Pierre-Gignac is doubtful for the second leg of the Liga MX Apertura final after being stretchered off in Tigres’ 1-1 home draw with Club America. (REPORT)

Chelsea has confirmed Oscar’s move to Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG. (REPORT)

Thiago Silva signed a new deal with Paris Saint-Germain that will keep him at the club until 2020. (REPORT)

Jose Mourinho says that Morgan Schneiderlin has asked to leave Manchester United. (REPORT)

Michael Vorm became the latest Tottenham player to sign a new deal with the club. (REPORT)

RB Leipzig’s Emil Forsberg received a three-game ban for his red card foul on Phillip Lahm. (REPORT)

Stoke manager Mark Hughes says Jack Butland is set to miss up to three months due to an ankle injury. (REPORT)


Celtic is reportedly making progress in the club’s pursuit of Darlington Nagbe. (READ)

Real Monarchs have named Mike Petke as the club’s head coach. (READ)

The Seattle Sounders acquired Harry Shipp from the Montreal Impact. (READ)

Four selections were made in Thursday’s MLS Re-Entry Draft. (READ)

The USMNT remained at No. 28 in the latest FIFA rankings. (READ)

Ahead of January Camp, SBI takes a look at several uncapped players that could be called in by Bruce Arena. (READ)

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