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  • Future News: Cristiano Ronaldo to play for Manchester United in his mind

    Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to a deal that will allow him to mentally return to Manchester United while he continues to physically play for Real Madrid. Man United will pay the Spanish giants a £200 million fee in the first of its kind agreement, breaking the British transfer record they set…

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  • Tennis-Davis Cup final to be played in Lille - French federation

    This year's Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland from Nov. 21-23 will be played in Lille, the French tennis federation (FFT) said on Friday. The FFT said in a statement that the tie would be played at Ligue 1 club Lille's Pierre Mauroy stadium. France have yet to choose the surface.

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  • The next four away games could define our Premier League season

    September 21: Manchester City vs. ChelseaOctober 18: Crystal Palace vs. ChelseaOctober 26: Manchester United vs. ChelseaNovember 8: Liverpool vs. Chelsea Those are our next four away days in the Premier League and they could define our season.  

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  • Wayne Rooney has "privileges", says Van Gaal

    Ahead of Sunday's game against Leicester, Manchester United's manager has had come comforting words for his captain. It seems like only a few weeks ago that Manchester United were scrabbling around for players to fill an XI. Now, with the transfer window done and the injuries easing, Louis van Gaal…

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    Mesut Özil - A view from Germany

    Yahoo Sports man in Germany Klaus Bellstedt gives us his veiw on what is causing Mesut Özil's poor form at Arsenal. I want to be the best football player in the world.That's what Mesut Oezil said before the start of the World Cup.The truth is,not only

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  • Wembley to host Euro 2020 semifinals and final

    Wembley Stadium will host the semifinals and final of the first continent-wide European Championship in 2020, ending a run of bidding failures by England. England, which failed in the quest to host the 2006 and 2018 World Cups, was given the final by UEFA on Friday after Germany withdrew Munich's…

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  • Fill in the blank (logo)

    The new MLS logo offers more than first appears. Major League Soccer has spent untold thousands (millions?) of our hard-earned ticket money on artsy-pants New York design firms to come up with what?  An empty shield with a kickstand that someone forgot to erase?  Maybe the designer was too busy…

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  • Soccer-Masked Mandzukic to return in around 10 days

    * Croatia forward recovering from fractured nose * Will have to wear protective mask on return (Adds Simeone quotes) MADRID, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Atletico Madrid forward Mario Mandzukic should make his return from a fractured nose in around 10 days but will have to wear a protective mask, the La…

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  • Bayern Munich reportedly interested in bringing World Cup veteran out of retirement

    Is Daniel Van Buyten going to make a return to FC Bayern? Bayern Munich was hit with two devastating injuries to players capable of playing the centerback position at the beginning of the season. The club moved quickly to bring in Xabi Alonso and Mehdi Benatia to presumably end the transfer…

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  • Assou-Ekotto gets three-match ban for Anelka backing

    Tottenham Hotspur defender Benoit Assou-Ekotto was banned for three games and fined by the Football Association on Friday after sending Nicolas Anelka a message of support following his controversial "quenelle" gesture last season. Former France striker Anelka made the gesture -- widely regarded as…

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  • Platini criticizes FIFA over luxury watch probe

    UEFA President Michel Platini denounced FIFA's handling over a luxury gifts controversy on Friday and world football's governing body then disclosed it spent at least $140,000 on watches for officials at the World Cup. Platini was angered by FIFA publicly rebuking football officials who accepted…

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  • Celtic's Tonev charged with making racist remark

    The Scottish Football Association has charged on-loan Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev with "excessive misconduct" for allegedly using racist language toward an Aberdeen player during a league match. Aberdeen defender Shay Logan, who is black, complained to the referee during Saturday's Scottish…

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  • Sacramento's bid to win Major League Soccer franchise gets high marks

    By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept 19 (Reuters) - Sacramento's dark-horse bid to secure a Major League Soccer franchise won praise from league officials on Friday, who promised to continue serious negotiations with boosters led by mayor and former basketball star Kevin Johnson. League…

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  • Revolution-Crew Preview

    The New England Revolution are happy with their winning ways though they would like to not have to come from behind constantly. New England (13-12-3) has matched its longest win streak of the year though it has had to rally from a goal down in each of the past three contests, including last…

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  • Arsenal record £4.7 mln profit

    Arsenal on Friday announced a £4.7 million ($7.6 million) profit and reported increased turnover in their latest financial figures. The results, which covered the year ending May 31, 2014, also revealed the Premier League club had cash reserves of £173 million. The profit was down £2 million from…

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  • A memorable Aston Villa-Arsenal match from recent memory

    This weekend, Aston Villa take on Arsenal. Having beaten Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium earlier in the year, Aston Villa played hosts to the London club on Boxing Day 2008. In that first meeting, a 70th minute own goal and a 80th minute goal from Gabriel Agbonlahor put a huge dent on Arsenal's…

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