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  • Translating the revolutionary features of the new Premier League/Serie A/La Liga ball

    Nike has unveiled the Ordem — the ball that will be used in the Premier League, Serie A and La Liga for the 2014/15 season that sounds like it might also be a time travel device. This isn't just any old ball, though. It has features. And several of them are brand new innovations to the exciting…

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  • Benfica keeper Oblak heads for Atletico Madrid

    Slovenian international goalkeeper Jan Oblak has agreed a six-year deal with Atletico Madrid, the La Liga champions confirmed on Wednesday. Portuguese champions Benfica said in a statement that the Spanish side paid them the amount specified in the release clause of Oblak's contract: 16 million…

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  • Neymar arrives to raise spirits at Brazil camp

    Teresópolis (Brazil) (AFP) - Injured star Neymar returned to Brazil's training camp in Teresopolis on Thursday for the first time since breaking a vertebrae in his back which ended his World Cup. Neymar was able to walk unaided to greet his teammates, who were training at the time of his arrival,…

    AFP
  • Deportivo sack coach Vazquez

    Promoted Deportivo La Coruna have sacked coach Fernando Vazquez just weeks before the La Liga season gets underway, the Spanish club confirmed on Tuesday. Vazquez, 59, had expressed his dissatisfaction with the club's recent transfer dealings after leading them back to the top flight in his first…

    AFP
  • Portuguese coach Nuno gets Valencia job

    Spanish top flight club Valencia have appointed former Portuguese goalkeeper Nuno as their new coach, the La Liga side confirmed. "Valencia Football Club have reached agreement with Nuno Espirito Santo for a contract until June 30, 2015 with an option for a further season depending on results,"…

    AFP
  • Patience pays for willing Griezmann

    France may have failed to find the net in Wednesday's 0-0 draw against Ecuador, but the game provided further proof of Antoine Griezmann's growing importance to his national side. Nominally the left-sided attacked in Didier Deschamps's 4-3-3, the Real Sociedad forward was allowed to roam across…

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  • Belgium seems ideal outsider for this World Cup

    Every World Cup has one of them: an outsider that you cannot help but like as it overachieves, often right into the semifinals. This time, what is there not to like about young Belgium? The Red Devils have reached their first World Cup since 2002, but has a team full of players that have already…

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  • Beaten Atletico face tough task to stay at top

    By Tim and Hanlon BARCELONA,(Reuters) - It took Atletico Madrid 40 years to reach a second European Cup final and it might be a similarly long wait for a third appearance with wealthy clubs set to poach the La Liga champions' key assets. A week after Diego Godin headed the goal against Barcelona…

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  • Tiago says Atletico players are willing to jump off a bridge for 'godlike' Diego Simeone

    With the realization that they've actually won La Liga still setting in and on the eve of a chance to become champions of Europe for the first time, midfielder Tiago explains how Simeone is now making cult leaders jealous.

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  • Ronaldo fit for Champs League; Benzema, Pepe doubt

    Cristiano Ronaldo seems certain to be fit to lead Real Madrid's attack against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final on Saturday. However, Real coach Carlo Ancelotti has lingering fitness doubts about Ronaldo's strike partner Karim Benzema and defender Pepe. ''Cristiano doesn't have any…

    The Associated Press
  • Lionel Messi left out of La Liga team of the season because we're all spoiled by his brilliance

    The same day Lionel Messi signed a new contract that reportedly makes him the highest paid player in the world, he was left out of the Liga BBVA team of the season. This is pretty much a perfect encapsulation of a season in which the numbers were there for Messi, but the recognition wasn't.

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  • Xavi Hernandez hurt ahead of Spain training camp

    Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez suffered a slight back injury as his side missed out on the La Liga title with a 1-1 draw at home to Atletico Madrid on Saturday. The 34-year-old, who has been included by Spain manager Vicente del Bosque in his preliminary 30-man squad for the World…

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  • Leon manager demonstrates the size of the balls his players needed to have during Liga MX final

    Leon scored in extra time to beat Pachuca 2-0 in the second leg of the Liga MX clausura final and win 4-3 on aggregate. In the final minutes of the match, Leon manager Gustavo Matosas showed his players just how big their testicles had to be in order to hold on and win their second title in as many…

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  • Atletico Madrid win La Liga after nervy showdown with Barcelona

    The last time Atletico Madrid won the Spanish Primera, Diego Simeone was in the team. On Saturday, the Argentinean led the Rojiblancos to the league title by upsetting the reigning champions Barcelona at the Camp Nou.

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  • Barcelona vs. Atletico Madrid - One match for La Liga title

    Defending champion Barcelona plays host to the team with the most points this season, Atletico Madrid, in a 90-minute contest that will determine the Spanish league champion.

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  • Xavi: Barca has a historic opportunity

    After it appeared the Catalan giants would miss out on the Liga title, they've been handed a lifeline which Xavi says they must take advantage of.

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  • CONCACAF Player of the Week: Luis Montes

    Luis Montes has been prodding Leon back to life in the Apertura, and his goal and assist to lit the team to the Liga MX final earned him this week's award.

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  • Tom Marshall: Pachuca youth movement breaking through

    The venerable old club will be led by its young stars in the Liga MX final, reward for investment in a robust youth program.

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  • Pep gets drenched, Zanetti says farewell and Man City clinches title - Defining moments of the weekend

    Check out the best photos from the latest round of matches throughout the footballing world, featuring the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and more.

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  • Pep gets drenched, Zanetti says farewell and Man City clinch title - Defining moments of the weekend

    Check out the best photos from the latest round of matches throughout the footballing world, featuring the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and more ...

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