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New-look Italy face challenge to qualify for a World Cup they can win

Italy has a rejuvenated team that is strong enough to be real World Cup contenders in 2018. The problem is that the Azzurri might not even get to Russia... One of the most talked about national teams in the world...
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Argentina and Leo Messi facing World Cup oblivion in Bolivia

Despite a victory over Chile in World Cup qualifying, no-one in Argentina can ignore the fact that Leo Messi and his men are regressing under Edgardo Bauza A victory over Copa America champions Chile, a ‘brilliant’ performance that manager Edgardo...
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Heading for the CONMEBOL video: Brazil on their way to Russia 2018, but who...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P0BWm0i46zw&feature=youtu.be Brazil's march to Russia 2018 is unstoppable, and behind them, Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, and Chile are all fighting for the remaining spots. Who will be at the 2018 World Cup?
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Does Tite’s Brazil have enough to be best in the world?

Tite's Brazil is now dominating South America after another dominant performance against Uruguay. But is it enough to win another World Cup title in 2018? Brazil’s renaissance under newly appointed manager Tite has surpassed expectations. The former Corinthians boss has...
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Netherlands look for new coach after another Blind alley

With the Dutch in danger of missing another major championship, Danny Blind is gone with a dream ticket being lined up as replacement  After just 17 games in charge, Danny Blind has been sacked as manager of the Dutch national...
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Netherlands still looking to Arjen Robben on road to Russia 2018

The Netherlands are looking to some familiar faces to get the Oranje to the World Cup in Russia after failing to turn up for Euro 2016 After failing to qualify for last summer’s European Championships, the Netherlands are in severe...
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Bad language and brawls – the sad state of youth football in Spain

Why crowd trouble at a youth game has sparked a debate on role of parents, media and fans in Spanish football in bad behavior on and off the pitch Last Sunday, a hard tackle in a match between Alaró and...
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England shines under Southgate despite Germany defeat

Wednesday's friendly with Germany may have ended in defeat for Gareth Southgate's England but there were positives to be taken from a decisive display It started with a massive scandal and with the uncertainty that goes with the role of...
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Uruguay face key World Cup clashes for Russia 2018

A top of the table match-off against Brazil faces Uruguay as the country looks to put one foot in the World Cup qualification places With just one-third of the qualifying campaign in South America remaining for the World Cup in...
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Can Brazil book their place at World Cup 2018 in Conmebol cracker?

It's a clash of the titans on Thursday as Brazil and Uruguay go head-to-head in a game that could book the visitors their place in Russia Brazil and Uruguay have shared memorable moments throughout history, and their football rivalry is...
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A bad weekend in Argentina for the ‘grandes’

A defeat for Boca Juniors and more pressure piling on coach Diego Aguirre at San Lorenzo in a weekend when Argentina's lesser lights took to the limelight If gambling is a mug’s game then God knows what having a flutter...
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La Liga – Barca and Madrid keep on keeping on in title race

Double delight but a hard fight for the top two in La Liga as Sevilla's season starts to slow down with Atletico Madrid agony  Madrid compensates its lack of flair with huge effectiveness Real Madrid keeps cruising towards the La Liga...
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Video opinion: Barcelona-Valencia, Messi keeps La Liga hopes alive

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLPhxCrN_Gc A Lionel Messi brace gave Barcelona the edge over Valencia as the Blaugrana climbed up to just two points behind Real Madrid and continue to believe in their chances to win La Liga.
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Cricket Soccer’s Big Champions League predictions

Two potential finals and two less prestigious yet potentially more entertaining games. This, in a nutshell, is the result of the Champions League quarter-final draw, leaving us with our excitement rising for almost a month as we wait for...
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Ezequiel Lavezzi: Still world class or simply class clown?

The topic of Ezequiel Lavezzi continues to be a hot one in Argentina with the controversial call-up of a footballer who is barely kicking a ball  While the vast majority of Argentina’s number one FIFA-ranked squad are battling for honors...
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Can Vinicius Junior become Brazil’s latest teen sensation?

The conveyor belt of young striking talent in Brazil has just produces another fine footballer - but should Vinicius Junior stay in Brazil to learn his trade? Vinicius Junior is the name of the new sensation in Brazilian football. After...
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Why Ronald Koeman could be perfect fit for Barcelona boss

With Jorge Sampaoli now rejected as the possible next Barcelona manager, the Catalan club might be looking to go Dutch for their next big decision After Luis Enrique announced that he will be leaving Barcelona at the end of the...
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Why Leicester City could go all the way in the Champions League

After making history last year with an incredible Premier League win, Leicester City are looking to repeat the feat in the Champions League. But how far can they go? It all started with a “Dilly Ding, Dilly Dong”, when Claudio...
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La Liga leads the way again in Champions League elite

Once again, leaving the Premier League in its wake, La Liga is dominating the Champions League with three big hitters in the final stages “After the dust was settled, Spain once again had gotten the upper hand”. It’s become quite...
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Feyenoord edge closer to famous Eredivisie win under Barca’s Gio

The Dutch league has reached the business end and a former Barcelona man is trying to push his Feyenoord side over the finish line We are coming to the business end of the season and in the Netherlands, there’s...

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