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Christian Eriksen is stable following a cardiac event.

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Christian Eriksen was nearly gone forever after a cardiac event in Denmark’s opening Euros match against Finland, and the big media covering the event — at least in the US — blew it. The incident showed yet another example of the absolute inhumanity with which athletes are treated. It wasn’t good enough. Other things happened over the weekend, but nothing anywhere close to the importance of that series of events.


A good look at some of the major themes from the opening run of games. Ten Seattle Sounders storylines from opening two months of 2021 MLS season | Seattle Sounders FC

Look, I have to admit that I read this headline three times before I realized the subject is an ‘apple detective’ and not an ‘Apple detective’ and it made a lot more sense after that. An Apple Detective Rediscovered 7 Kinds Of Apples Thought To Be Extinct | KNKX

Another consecutive loss for Defiance as they play, once again, in temperatures hotter than hot. Solo Asante, Ben Lundt lead Phoenix Rising to clean sheet win over Tacoma

Nicole Momiki got in on the fun again as Japan gave Mexico the work. International friendly match recap: Nadeshiko Japan 5, México 1 - FMF State Of Mind


The Loons’ utility player has emerged in the last year as an important part of his team, and a role model for those that look up to him. Hassani Dotson continues push to improve on & off the field – The Athletic

Providence Park is getting another temporary attendant. Oregon State football headed to Providence Park to play Montana State for 2022 game -

On-loan LAFC striker scores penalty to earn a point for Lights FC. Cal’s world: Las Vegas Lights 1, San Antonio FC 1 - Angels on Parade

OCSC finish double-game week with a victory. Finding form: Orange County SC 1, Oakland Roots 0 - Angels on Parade

RBNY have at least until the end of the season to figure out their forward situation. Don’t worry, Fábio is sticking around...for now - Once A Metro

Nashville appear set to add a 23 year-old forward from LigaMX. Aké Loba would leave Rays and go to the MLS

Montreal are losing one of their best players in Luis Binks. Luis Binks loan has been terminated | CF Montréal


It’s going to be crucial that KC NWSL Soccer Team get their name right as the town takes a second swing at being home to an NWSL team. KC NWSL soccer team confronts branding, name choices | The Kansas City Star

Players from Brazil’s women’s team protested against sexual harassment on Friday, days after the president of the national federation was suspended for allegations of the same thing. Brazil women’s soccer team protests harassment amid probe


I don’t know what more information you need beyond this headline. NBC's Ultimate Slip 'N Slide shuts down amid explosive diarrhea outbreak |

The United States national team could be headed to Allianz Field in Saint Paul for the November CONCACAF World Cup qualifier against Mexico. Source: Allianz Field a potential destination for United States v. Mexico

Commentator gives peek behind process ahead of Olympics. Danielle Slaton on preparation, approach, goals in calling soccer games - Center Line Soccer


The latest iterations of Wieden + Kennedy’s Play New campaign see the brand examine issues such as toxic masculinity and gender equality in sport. Nike challenges sporting stereotypes in new series of ads

The Liverpool men’s team seems set to make their home field advantage even better. Anfield Road Closed In Anticipation Of £60m Stadium Expansion Construction - The Liverpool Offside

Portugal has been pretty fertile ground for big-time teams looking for upcoming talent in recent years. Rumour Mongering: FC Porto Youngster Could Be Swapped for Marko Grujić - The Liverpool Offside

Turns out it’s beneficial beyond the box score to have really talented players on your team. The value of forward movement: What Mason Greenwood, Anthony Martial, and Marcus Rashford can learn from Edinson Cavani - The Busby Babe

The love and support for Christian Eriksen has continued to flow following the incident on Saturday. Son Heung-Min dedicates winning goal for Korea to Christian Eriksen - Cartilage Free Captain

It should go without saying, but especially in such a serious circumstance it is deeply irresponsible to speculate about a person’s health based on what you saw on TV. Taylor Twellman took to Twitter to respond to criticism of his Christian Eriksen commentary

You never know when you might find yourself in a similar situation. Christian Eriksen’s Medical Emergency is a Good Reminder to Learn CPR - Cartilage Free Captain

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Tottenham’s former manager went to Roma, so Roma’s former manager came on board. Paulo Fonseca agrees to become the new manager of Tottenham | Tottenham Hotspur | The Guardian

What’s on TV today?

6:00 AM - Scotland vs Czech Republic (Euro 2020) - ESPN, ESPN+

9:00 AM - Poland vs Slovakia (Euro 2020) - ESPN, ESPN+

12:00 PM - Spain vs Sweden (Euro 2020) - ESPN, ESPN+

2:00 PM - Argentina vs Chile (Copa America) - FS1

5:00 PM - Paraguay vs Bolivia (Copa America) - FS1

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