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  • Chelsea boss Hiddink pleads for Friday night Euro relief

    Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink pleaded with the Premier League to introduce Friday night football in an effort to maximise his side's chances of Champions League success. Hiddink's team face Paris Saint-Germain in the French capital on Tuesday in a tough last-16, first-leg match-up having played on…

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  • Juventus beats Napoli to lead Serie A, Man U loses again

    Juventus got a late goal to beat Napoli 1-0 and snatch the lead of Italy's Serie A from its southern rival on Saturday.

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  • PSG warm up for Chelsea clash with Lille draw

    A much-changed Paris Saint-Germain warmed up for their Champions League showdown with Chelsea with a low-key goalless draw at home to struggling Lille at the Parc des Princes on Saturday. Edinson Cavani had the best chance for the runaway Ligue 1 leaders but somehow missed the target with the goal…

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  • Terry a doubt for Chelsea's PSG return

    John Terry is a doubt for Chelsea's Champions League game at Paris Saint-Germain after being forced off by injury during his side's 5-1 win over Newcastle United on Saturday. The Chelsea captain, who has announced that he will leave the club at the end of the season, left the fray in the 38th…

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  • 'Too risky' for Verratti to start against Chelsea - Blanc

    Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has admitted it would be too big a risk to start Marco Verratti in Tuesday's Champions League showdown with Chelsea at the Parc des Princes. The supremely talented Italy midfielder is a vital member of the PSG side but has not started a game in a month due…

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  • Rampant Chelsea finally enjoy home comforts

    Chelsea ended their wait for a first home Premier League win under Guus Hiddink with a 5-1 demolition of struggling Newcastle on Saturday. Hiddink's side had drawn all four of their league fixtures at Stamford Bridge since the Dutchman replaced the sacked Jose Mourinho as interim manager in…

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  • Late Fitness Check GW26

    Injury aficionado Ben Dinnery returns once again to provide you with all of the latest news on player availability within the British Premier League ahead of the early kick off at the Stadium of Light in game week twenty-six.

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  • Man racially abused by Chelsea fans to attend PSG rematch

    One year after he was racially abused by Chelsea fans at a Paris metro station, Souleymane Sylla has been invited to attend the Champions League rematch between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain next Tuesday. Sylla will likely attend the Champions League last 16, first leg tie in Parc des Princes…

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  • Untimely Lille clash hinders PSG's Euro hopes

    PSG were frustrated in their attempts to rework a congested fixture list as league officials rejected the club's request to reschedule this weekend's encounter, leaving Laurent Blanc's men just two full days to prepare for Tuesday's first leg. Reaching the last four of Europe's premier club…

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  • PSG forward Lavezzi close to China move

    Paris Saint-Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi looks set to become the latest footballer to swap Europe for China after the French champions said talks with Hebei China Fortune were progressing. "The talks are going very well, but nothing will be finalised for a few days," said PSG, while French…

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  • Blanc extends PSG contract until 2018

    Paris St-Germain said Thursday that coach Laurent Blanc has extended his contract until 2018, giving him a free rein for the tough Champions League campaign ahead. Blanc's current deal runs out at the end of the season and the club's wealthy Qatari owners moved to tie in the 50-year-old to a new…

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  • Ibrahimovic sends PSG into French Cup quarters

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice as holders Paris Saint-Germain eased past Lyon 3-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the French Cup on Wednesday, extending the capital club's winning run to 16 matches. Ibrahimovic bundled in the opening goal just past the hour at the Parc des Princes, and the Swede…

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  • Ibrahimovic scores 2 as PSG beats Lyon 3-0 in French Cup

    Paris Saint-Germain beat Lyon 3-0 to reach the French Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday and remain on course to repeat its domestic treble of last season. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who scored two second-half goals, will be out of contract at the end of the season and was waiting on a new deal despite…

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  • Chelsea, PSG owners eye Beckham MLS buy-in: report

    Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, Paris Saint Germain's Qatari owners and a Chinese group are among investors looking at purchasing a majority stake in David Beckham's Major League Soccer team, the Miami Herald reported. Citing an unnamed source close to the negotiations, the newspaper said Beckham…

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  • Sochaux dump Monaco out of French Cup

    Paris (AFP) - French second-division strugglers Sochaux stunned Monaco 2-1 in the last 16 of the French Cup on Tuesday, while Gazelec Ajaccio avoided an upset at amateurs Saint-Malo.

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  • Racially abused commuter to attend PSG vs Chelsea match

    The commuter who was prevented by a group of Chelsea fans from boarding a metro train last year because he is black has accepted an invitation from Paris Saint-Germain to attend the French team's next Champions League game against the London club. Souleymane Sylla's lawyer told The Associated…

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  • Leicester and Riyad Mahrez lead AP Global Football 10

    LONDON (AP) -- Leicester and its playmaker Riyad Mahrez took leading honors in the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday after two Premier League wins in a week against Liverpool and Manchester City.

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