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  • Real Madrid fire coach Ancelotti - president

    Real Madrid fired their coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday, club president Florentino Perez said, making the popular Italian pay for a disappointing season without a major trophy. "The board of directors has taken the decision this afternoon to relieve Carlo Ancelotti of his duties as coach of Real…

  • Soccer-Blatter misled us all, says Platini

    FIFA president Sepp Blatter misled the world of football by reneging on a commitment to step down in 2015, UEFA president Michel Platini said on Monday. Platini backed him in the 2011 election on that basis but is angry that Blatter, 79, is seeking re-election on Friday for a further term. "I am…

  • Sterling axed after week of speculation over Liverpool future

    Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling was dropped to the bench for Sunday's clash at Stoke after his contract dispute with the Premier League club turned ugly this week. Sterling rejected a contract offer worth a reported £100,000-a-week earlier this season and…

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    Chelsea celebrates Premier League title (15 photos)

    The Blues beat Sunderland 3-1 on the Premier League's final day, then raised the trophy before the home fans.

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  • Departing Falcao thanks Man United fans

    London (AFP) - Radamel Falcao thanked Manchester United's supporters on Monday, a day after the club announced that his disappointing loan spell from Monaco will not be extended.

  • Schweinsteiger coy on Man Utd rumours

    Bastian Schweinsteiger was coy about rumours Manchester United are set to bid for him with a year left on his contract as Bayern Munich celebrated their Bundesliga title on Sunday. Schweinsteiger took part in Bayern's title celebrations in Munich's Marienplatz on Sunday as the team displayed the…

  • Soccer-Angry Guangzhou plot Seongnam revenge

    Fabio Cannavaro expects his angry Guangzhou Evergrande players to overturn a first leg deficit against South Korean outfit Seongnam and book a place in the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League on Wednesday. The Chinese champions side conceded a 96th minute penalty from Kim Do-heon to lose 2-1…

  • Team News - Week 38

    All the starting XI's, benches and lineup changes for Week 38 in the Premier League are here.

  • Mourinho hails departing legend Drogba

    Jose Mourinho believes Didier Drogba's influence will continue to be felt at Chelsea even though the Ivory Coast forward has called time on his second spell with the Premier League champions. Drogba announced his intention to leave Stamford Bridge before the 3-1 victory over Sunderland on Sunday…

  • Player dies in second-division match in Argentina

    Cristian Gomez, a player with Argentine club Atletico Parana, died on Sunday after collapsing during a second-division match. The Argentine Football Association match supervisor for the game, Ramon Gomez, said the 27-year-old defender collapsed on the field in the first half of the match against…

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  • Japan to play Afghans, Syria on neutral soil

    Japan will play their away 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Afghanistan and Syria on neutral territory later this year due to security concerns in the strife-torn countries. Japanese officials said Monday that the September 8 game against Afghanistan would be switched to Tehran, while the Blue…

  • “If you are single and over 45, this is addicting”

    No games. Just real women looking for a faithful guy. Click to see pics of local women.

  • Soccer-Santos Laguna to meet Queretaro in Mexican final

    By Carlos Calvo MEXICO CITY, May 25 (Reuters) - Santos Laguna, who had scraped into the Mexican Clausura championship title playoffs on goal difference, have upset Guadalajara 3-0 away at the Omnilife to reach the final. Santos, who played out a goalless draw in the first leg, will be looking for…

  • United cause storm by pulling out of youth tournament

    Manchester United have triggered a furious backlash in Northern Ireland after they withdrew from a prestigious youth tournament. United have been regulars at the Milk Cup event over the past 25 years, but the club have confirmed they will not take part this year. "After a thorough assessment of the…

  • Soccer-Ukrainian championship results and standings

    May 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Ukrainian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 24 Metalist Kharkiv 3 Illichevets Mariupol 1 Metalurg Zaporizhya 0 Zarja Lugansk 1 Karpaty Lviv 0 Dynamo Kiev 1 Vorskla Poltava 2 Chernomorets Odessa 0 Saturday, May 23 Dnipro…

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    Team of the week - gameweek 38

    Our Premier League team of the week for gameweek 38

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  • Palestinians to push forth with bid to oust Israel from FIFA

    RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The head of the Palestine Football Association says he is pressing forth with his bid to oust Israel from FIFA despite efforts from its president to diffuse the crisis.

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  • Soccer-Swedish championship results and standings

    May 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Swedish championship matches on Sunday Sunday, May 24 Atvidabergs FF 1 Elfsborg Boras 2 Halmstad 1 IFK Gothenburg 2 Kalmar 2 Malmo 1 Orebro 1 Gefle 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 IFK Gothenburg 10 8 1 1 17 5 25 -------------------------2…