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  • Mourinho wants fair deal from ref in League Cup final

    Jose Mourinho turned the spotlight on League Cup final opponents Tottenham Hotspur on Friday by suggesting some of Mauricio Pochettino's side are guilty of simulation. Chelsea manager Mourinho has been infuriated by a succession of refereeing decisions this season, prompting him to claim there has…

    AFP
  • Qatar loses key pre-World Cup tournament because of oppressive summer heat

    The 2021 Confederations Cup will not be held in...

    Business Insider
  • Who has the edge in Premier League's race for the top four?

    The schedule favors a team from North London, and a Man United star is under pressure to regain his scoring form.

    FC Yahoo
  • Injury worries as Schalke, Dortmund prepare for 'top derby'

    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has compared it to an orgasm, Marco Reus says losing it is forbidden, but Schalke's Marco Hoeger simply believes Saturday's clash at Borussia Dortmund is Germany's biggest derby. "In Germany, there is simply nothing bigger," Schalke midfielder Hoeger told Bundesliga.de.…

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  • Transfer Talk | Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain?

    Get a round-up of all the transfer news and rumours - With Barcelona's Neymar linked with a big money move to French champions PSG, Juventus starlet Paul Pogba again linked with Real Madrid and Martin Ødegaard set for a loan move to La Liga's Villarreal CF.

    The Football Daily
  • Soccer-Ligue 1 top scorers

    Feb 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Ligue 1 on Friday 21 Alexandre Lacazette (Olympique Lyon) 15 Andre-Pierre Gignac (Olympique Marseille) 11 Claudio Beauvue (En Avant Guingamp) Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Paris St Germain) 9 Nabil Fekir (Olympique Lyon) 8 Mathieu Duhamel (Evian Thonon Gaillard…

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  • Ex-England captain brings Becks appeal to Qatar Open

    One surprise spectator at the Qatar Open on Friday was footballer David Beckham and Victoria Azarenka admitted it was great to have him watching in the crowd. Beckham was constantly shown on the big screen in his VIP seat at the Khalifa International Complex, Doha, each time bringing loud cheers…

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  • Soccer-La Liga top scorers

    Feb 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the La Liga on Friday 29 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 26 Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 17 Neymar (Barcelona) 14 Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) Carlos Bacca (Sevilla) 13 Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) 12 Mario Mandzukic (Atletico Madrid) 11 Luciano Vietto…

    Reuters
  • Soccer-English premier league fixtures

    Feb 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the English premier league matches on Friday Saturday, February 28 (GMT)West Ham United v Crystal Palace (1245) Burnley v Swansea City (1500) Manchester United v Sunderland (1500) Newcastle United v Aston Villa (1500) Stoke City v Hull City (1500) West…

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  • Soccer-Luis Enrique backs Alves ahead of contract decision

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has given strong public backing to fullback Dani Alves, suggesting he wants the Brazil international to remain at the club beyond the end of this season. Alves is yet to agree an extension to his contract, which expires in June, raising the possibility the 31-year-old…

    Reuters
  • Cypriot soccer referee targeted in bomb attack

    Cypriot police say a pipe bomb caused extensive damage to a car belonging to the wife of a soccer referee. Last month, referees boycotted all soccer matches for a week in retaliation to a midnight bomb attack at the home of a colleague's mother.

    The Associated Press
  • Honduran soccer field to be named after former Georgia coach Vince Dooley

    Dooley has been helping troubled youth in Honduras and was integral in the design of the field.

    Dr. Saturday
  • Everton-Arsenal Preview

    Arsenal return to Premier League action against Everton on Sunday after suffering a disappointing mid-week defeat in Europe. The Gunners (14-6-6) are going well in the Premier League and have moved up to third place after winning five of their last six matches. Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud, who…

    The Associated Press
  • Soccer-Tottenham's Kane has two big fans in Chelsea's defence

    By Martyn Herman LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Chelsea's John Terry and Gary Cahill will be determined to keep Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane quiet in Sunday's League Cup final but have already seen enough of the young striker to back him for an England call-up. The central defensive duo got a close…

    Reuters
  • Jihadi John at 10: I'll Be Soccer Player When I Grow Up

    The man who is the global face of ISIS said as a boy that he wanted to be a soccer player. Masked executioner Jihadi John, was a sports-obsessed 10-year-old who liked British soccer team Manchester United, PlayStation game Duke Nukem and listening to teen pop bands. Mohammed Emwazi, who has…

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  • Manchester City-Liverpool Preview

    Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool (13-6-7) have been in sparkling form in the league, winning five of their last six to extend an unbeaten league run that stretches back to December 14. Liverpool are sixth going into Sunday's game, but just two points behind fourth-place Manchester United in the highly…

    The Associated Press
  • Celtic search for fans after latest firework incident

    Celtic have responded to their latest UEFA charge by appealing to their fans for help identify those responsible for setting off fireworks at Inter Milan's San Siro stadium. The Scottish champions received the charge from European football's governing body for the incident in Milan two days after…

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