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Major Link Soccer: Conte interested in Manchester United, Zidane is not.

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If the Manchester side moves on from OGS, there are not a ton of options available right now, but two big names have shared their interest.

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Seattle

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe touched by ‘special’ mural in St. Paul – Twin Cities

It was a little over a year ago that Canadian midfielder Quinn made the brave decision to come out publicly as transgender. They spoke about the difficulties of being a public figure and not having the world know who they were. Now, the world knows. Quinn reflects on a whirlwind year on and off the pitch - TSN.ca

On this week’s pod, Jo and Tina chat with OL Reign forward and former NWSL Rookie of the Year Bethany Balcer. Episode 29: Bethany Balcer by Two Washups One Pro

MLS/USL

Week 32 of the 2021 MLS season is a wrap, and there’s plenty left to be decided regarding the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs picture in each conference. 27 Takeaways: One observation on every MLS team after Week 32 | MLSSoccer.com

The Philadelphia Union’s home of Subaru Park has achieved zero landfill status, becoming the first soccer-specific stadium in MLS to reach the milestone, the club announced Monday. Philadelphia Union's Subaru Park achieves unique environmental milestone | MLSSoccer.com

The teenager apparently has a lot of options come January. Rating Ricardo Pepi’s winter transfer options - Stars and Stripes FC

In front of 9,236 fans at Wild Horse Pass — the most ever in attendance in club history — PRFC rescued a point from Sac Republic at 1-1. Draw keeps Rising's home unbeaten streak, regular-season title hopes alive

NWSL

Is this the right time for a homegrown rule? What American women’s soccer can learn from the development of Portland Thorns goalkeeper Bella Bixby – The Athletic

The NWSL side has recently been unable to use the MLS team’s training facility as it has all year beforehand. Washington Spirit training at local high school amid dispute with D.C. United over facility use – The Athletic

USA

“She’s shown up in some of the biggest games that women’s soccer has to offer,” Becky Sauerbrunn said of Lloyd, the player who’s been in more major tournament games than any in U.S. history. Carli Lloyd's USWNT final game: Becky Sauerbrunn, Lindsey Horan, Alex Morgan pay tribute

After Carli leaves, Lindsey becomes the new #10 Carli Lloyd passes #10 jersey to Lindsey Horan - Stars and Stripes FC

'Together unbreakable': One player's journey from the Afghan women's soccer team to UC Davis - Davis Enterprise

World

Initial reports suggested Haaland would be out until December, but it may be even longer. Erling Haaland’s Injury Worse than First Feared, Could be Out for the Rest of the Year - Fear The Wall

Shocking scenes after Sunday’s match. WATCH: Barcelona fans attack Koeman’s car after Clasico defeat - Barca Blaugranes

Former Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is not interested in managing Manchester United, sources have told ESPN. Ex-Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane won't seek Manchester United job - sources

An American businessman is looking to rescue English second-tier club Derby from bankruptcy protection, which is coached by Wayne Rooney. U.S. businessman eyes rescue of Wayne Rooney-led Derby from bankruptcy

AFC Wimbledon have employed a substitution coach to help players prepare technically, mentally and physically before entering the field. 'One of these guys could be your match-winner' - is a substitution coach the future in football? - BBC Sport

Police say no further action will be taken after a banner displayed by Crystal Palace fans targeted the Saudi Arabian-led takeover of Newcastle United. Newcastle takeover: No police action on Crystal Palace fans' banner - BBC Sport

Councillor Fabian Breckels said the Bristol Rovers’ boss’s comments were “appalling”. Bristol Rovers boss Joey Barton 'should consider future' after Holocaust analogy - BBC News

Antonio Conte would be open to talks about taking over at Manchester United if Ole Gunnar Solskjær is sacked, as it emerged that players lack belief in the Norwegian. Conte keen on Manchester United job as players doubt Solskjær’s capability | Manchester United | The Guardian

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