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  • Liverpool 2-1 Manchester City: Pair of Reds stunners stupefy City

    Philippe Coutinho once again stunned Manchester City with a late winner to peg back their title hopes.

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  • Brown red card not mistaken identity - referee

    Sunderland defender Wes Brown's dismissal during his side's 2-0 loss at Manchester United on Saturday was not a case of mistaken identity, according to referee Roger East. Brown was shown a straight red card in the 64th minute at Old Trafford after Radamel Falcao went down inside the Sunderland…

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  • Keshi says Nigeria offered him 'slave contract'

    Coach Stephen Keshi has said a new deal offered to him by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)amounts to a "slave contract". A debate has raged whether 52-year-old Keshi should be given a new contract after he failed to qualify the Super Eagles for the recent Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial…

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  • Soccer-La Liga top scorers

    March 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the La Liga on Sunday 29 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 27 Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 17 Neymar (Barcelona) 14 Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) Carlos Bacca (Sevilla) 13 Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) 12 Mario Mandzukic (Atletico Madrid) Alberto Bueno…

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  • Blatter concerned by Russian soccer racism before World Cup

    HOLYWOOD, Northern Ireland (AP) — FIFA President Sepp Blatter is concerned by a study that highlighted the scale of Russian soccer's racism problem ahead of the 2018 World Cup, warning there "must be some sanctions" if the extremism is not eradicated.

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  • Soccer-Serie A results and standings

    March 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Serie A matches on Sunday Sunday, March 1Cagliari 1 Verona 2 Genoa Parma Postponed Saturday, February 28Chievo Verona 0 AC Milan 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Juventus 24 17 6 1 51 13 57 2 AS Roma 24 13 9 2 37 18 48…

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  • Police warn of terrorist attack ahead of Bundesliga match

    Security will be tightened around Werder Bremen's home Bundesliga clash with second-placed VfL Wolfsburg on Sunday after police warned of a possible terrorist attack in the Hanseatic City. Local police have stepped up their presence in Bremen's central areas due to a warning of possible Islamic…

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  • Soccer-Slovak championship results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Slovak championship matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28AS Trencin 2 Dukla Banska Bystrica 0 Ruzomberok 2 FK Senica 1 Podbrezova 1 MFK Kosice 1 Spartak Trnava 5 Spartak Myjava 1 Friday, February 27Slovan Bratislava 0 Zilina 2…

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  • Clock ticking as MLS and union face crunch talks

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Major League Soccer and its players face showdown talks on Sunday in a last-ditch bid to avoid a strike and a delay to the start of its 20th season next week. The MLS Players Union (MLSPU) and the league are negotiating a new Collective Bargaining Agreement after…

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  • Soccer-Bundesliga top scorers

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Bundesliga on Saturday 17 Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich) 16 Alexander Meier (Eintracht Frankfurt) 11 Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) Bas Dost (VfL Wolfsburg) 10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund) Franco Di Santo (Werder Bremen) 9 Karim…

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  • Soccer-Paraguayan championship results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Paraguayan championship matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28General Diaz 0 Deportivo Capiata 2 Sportivo San Lorenzo 1 Nacional A. 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Libertad 5 3 1 1 6 3 10 -------------------------2 Guarani 4 3 0 1 11 8 9…

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  • Soccer-Ligue 1 summaries

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Summaries from the Ligue 1 matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28Girondins Bordeaux 1 Isaac Thelin 18 Stade de Reims 1 Gaetan Charbonnier 32 Halftime: 1-1; Attendance: 19,212- - -Toulouse 1 Jean-Daniel Akpa Akpro 88 St Etienne 1 Max Gradel 45pen Halftime: 0-1;…

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  • Soccer-Austrian championship results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Austrian championship matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28Rapid Vienna 1 Sturm Graz 0 SC Wiener Neustadt 1 Austria Vienna 0 Altach 1 Wolfsberger AC 0 SV Ried 2 FC Admira Wacker Moedling 2 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Salzburg 21 13 3 5…

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  • Soccer-Ecuador championship results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Ecuador championship matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28El Nacional 1 Independiente del Valle 2 LDU de Quito 2 Emelec 1 River Ecuador 2 Mushuc Runa 0 Friday, February 27LDU de Loja 1 Deportivo Cuenca 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1…

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  • Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland: Rooney nets double to seal easy win

    Man United overcame a sluggish first half as Wayne Rooney converted a penalty and added a second to finish off 10-man Sunderland.

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  • Soccer-Bulgarian championship preliminary round results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Bulgarian championship Preliminary Round matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28Beroe Stara Zagora 3 Lokomotiv Plovdiv 0 Litex Lovech 1 Ludogorets 0 Friday, February 27Cherno More Varna 2 Slavia Sofia 0 Levski Sofia 8 Haskovo 0 Standings…

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  • Soccer-Late Dortmund goal flurry earns fourth successive victory

    Fast-improving Borussia Dortmund notched their fourth straight Bundesliga win after scoring three times in eight minutes late on to earn a 3-0 home victory over Ruhr Valley rivals Schalke 04 on Saturday. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put them ahead in the 78th minute after last season's runners-up…

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  • Soccer-English premier league results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the English premier league matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28Burnley 0 Swansea City 1 Manchester United 2 Sunderland 0 Newcastle United 1 Aston Villa 0 Stoke City 1 Hull City 0 West Bromwich Albion 1 Southampton 0 West Ham United 1…

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  • Mourinho says English game damaged by Barnes controversy

    Jose Mourinho believes the credibility of English football has been damaged by the handling of the Nemanja Matic and Ashley Barnes incident. Blues midfielder Matic will miss Sunday's League Cup final against Tottenham after his sending off in last weekend's Premier League clash with Burnley, when…

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  • Soccer-Portuguese championship results and standings

    Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Portuguese championship matches on Saturday Saturday, February 28Benfica 6 Estoril 0 Gil Vicente 1 Boavista 1 Rio Ave 0 Braga 2 Friday, February 27Vitoria Guimaraes 1 Maritimo 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Benfica 23 19 2 2 57 10 59 2…

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