Thursday Kickoff: Tuchel, Argentina, Messi and more

Thursday Kickoff: Tuchel, Argentina, Messi and more


Thursday Kickoff: Tuchel, Argentina, Messi and more

In the wake of the bus explosion that rocked the club, Borussia Dortmund’s manager hit out at UEFA for what he saw as a “lousy” decision.

Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel ripped UEFA for the quick turnaround following the attack on the club’s bus that injured Marc Bartra. (REPORT)

Sevilla released a statement warning Argentina not to pursue hiring head coach Jorge Sampaoli, who has been linked with the job in recent weeks. (REPORT)

Lionel Messi is set to testify in the appeal against his four-match international ban, according to the president of Argentina’s Football Association. (REPORT)

After missing Bayern’s Champions League¬†loss to Real Madrid, Robert Lewandowski is expected to return for the second leg. (REPORT)

The English Championship is set to introduce goal-line technology starting with the upcoming promotion playoff. (REPORT)

Paulo Dybala officially signed a new deal with Juventus that will keep him at the club until 2022. (REPORT)

AC Milan’s sale to Chinese investors has been finalized. (REPORT)

West Ham’s Michail Antonio will miss the rest of the season with a hamstring injury. (REPORT)


FC Dallas remained atop the latest edition of the SBI MLS Power Rankings. (READ)

Didier Drogba signed with USL side Phoenix Rising as a player and co-owner. (READ)

Albert Rusnak and Jermaine Jones headline the SBI MLS Best XI. (READ)

U.S. Soccer announced pairing for the first two rounds of the U.S. Open Cup. (READ)

Bob Bradley said he is ‘angry’ with Swansea City ownership for what he perceives as an admission that his hiring was a mistake. (READ)

Chrsitian Pulisic and Cameron Carter-Vickers were named as nominees for the Golden Boy award. (READ)

Louisville City unveiled the club’s new stadium plan and renderings. (READ)

Cristiano Ronaldo lifted Real Madrid past Bayern Munich to headline Wednesday’s Champions League action. (READ)

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