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1. NBC Sports and the Premier League will hold the first two-day “Premier League Mornings Live” March 30-31 in Boston. The Saturday-Sunday fan festival will take place at the Cask ‘n Flagon sports bar across the street from Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox. Lansdowne Street will be closed to vehicle traffic and open to fans, serving as a special outdoor viewing venue with EPL-themed activities, giveaways and food.

2. Sebastian Soto scored his 14th goal in 20 games for Hannover 96's U-19s in a 2-1 loss to St. Pauli in the Germany's U19 Bundesliga. Soto, the top scorer in the 2017-18 Development Academy's U-18/19 age group for Real Salt Lake, recently trained with Hannover 96's first team. The club is facing relegation to the German second division and has been looking at young players. Fellow U.S. U-20 Chris Gloster, who has been playing with Hannover 96's U-23s, also trained with the first team last week.

3. Four Vancouver Whitecaps players are in the Canada roster for the decisive Concacaf Nations League qualifier against French Guiana March 24 at Vancouver's BC Place Stadium. Maxime Crepeau, Derek Cornelius, Doneil Henry and Russell Teibert will be joined by 18-year-old Alphonso Davies in his first game back since joining Bayern Munich from the 'Caps. Three other teenagers are in the Canada team: Jonathan Davies (Gent), Liam Millar (Kilmarnock) and Ballou Tabla (Albacete). The top 10 teams in Nations League qualifying will play in this year's Gold Cup, and the competition will seed Concacaf teams for the tiers of the Nations League, which begins in September.
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