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La Liga: Miracle Messi and Benzema leads line for Madrid

No superstars, no problem for Real Madrid in La Liga as Barcelona look to Leo Messi for another miraculous performance in the Camp Nou Real Madrid shine without Bale and Cristiano Real Madrid crushed its doubts and fears - and Eibar(1-4) in...
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Is Brazil boss looking to the past for his World Cup future?

Tite has reached for the past for his inspiration in the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, but has the Brazil boss missed the chance to look to the future? Brazil coach Tite has announced the squad for the next two World...
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Can Diego Godin lead Atletico Madrid to Champions League glory?

Atletico Madrid are on course for a third Champions League final in four years - but this time Diego Godin wants to go one further with a win After a couple of weeks absence due to injury, Diego Godín is...
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Argentina awaits football return after another false start

Argentinean league football is back, back, back. Or is it? A financial feud has not been solved throwing everything into turmoil All you need to get up-to-date with the Argentine football restart There is rarely a dull day in Argentine football...
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Barcelona machine chews out another coach with Luis Enrique

After a 6-1 win against Sporting, Luis Enrique announced the upcoming end of a three-year run that delivered but never won the fans’ hearts The announcement caught everyone off-guard. The night seemed quite placid, after an easy win with some extra...
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Why the time has come for Wenger to say au revoir to Arsenal

Over two decades have been and gone with Arsene Wenger at Arsenal, but the time has come for a separation to avoid a damaging football divorce Arsenal and Arsene Wenger are like a couple just about ready to end it...
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Nacional violence blights Uruguay’s exciting start

Despite a surprise package leading the way at the start of the season in Uruguay, Nacional grabbed the headlines for all the wrong reasons  Peñarol and Nacional usually rule the roost in Uruguay, but in recent times the gap between...
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Willy Caballero is shaking off number two tag at Man City

Finding a starting role at Manchester City sees Willy Cabellero having to make a tough decision on the final move of his career  The career of Willy Caballero has in large parts been played out in the shadows, being overlooked...
Rogerio Micale

Did Brazil make right move to sack Olympic hero Micale?

From hero of the Rio Olympics to a sacking after the South American Championships, the past few months have been up and down for Rogério Micale Rogério Micale made history last August by becoming the first manager to win gold for...
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Can Leo Messi lead comeback kings to win La Liga?

Both Barcelona and Real Madrid had to scrap this weekend, but the Blaugrana showed that with Leo Messi in their ranks, the La Liga race is alive and kicking Barcelona, one of the best teams in the world and one...
Paulo Dybala

Can Paulo Dybala become the man to take Leo Messi’s mantle?

An awful lot of players have been lauded as the 'New Messi', but Paulo Dybala at Juventus looks like the real deal for club and country “He will become like Messi,” was the headline in the Corriere dello Sport just...
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Weekend preview of European football

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqFf9qlMQ-s Cricketsoccer.com previews the weekend in European football, with the two games you simply cannot miss, Atletico Madrid v Barcelona and Inter v Roma. Can the Colchoneros or the Blaugrana close in on Real Madrid, and can Inter...
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Time to say all hail to King Cavani of PSG

The hottest striker in the world is not in the Bundesliga or at Bayern Munich, instead it's King Cavani who is leading the way for PSG  After three years playing in the significant shadow of Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Edinson...
Danilo Real Madrid

Is Danilo destined to be a Brazilian bust at Real Madrid?

For every Marcelo and Casemiro at Real Madrid, there's a Danilo - a Brazilian who has failed to deliver on Porto promise to become Bernabeu boo-boy When Real Madrid signed Porto’s Danilo Luiz with a price tag of over $30...
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‘Effing Valencia’ routs Real Madrid to relaunch La Liga

Valencia turned back time in Mestalla in a win against Real Madrid to become the dogged, decisive team that everyone else hates but respects  See, Valencia fans are quite easy to please. They are usually more than happy with a...
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Champions League goal-fest continues vintage year

Part two of the Champions League last-16 fixtures proved to be just as epic as last week with Man City and Monaco leading the way in thrills and spills An already vintage Champions League season did not fail to deliver...
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Will Dutch masters ever grace the Champions League again?

From Dutch masters to misfits, the Champions League is missing teams from a fallen giant, and it's not going to change anytime soon Dutch football has enjoyed some great moments in Europe in the far distant past. From PSV winning...
Diego Maradona

Can Diego Maradona save Argentinean football?

Argentinean football is in such disarray that a god to many and a liability to some, Diego Maradona, might be called in to clean up Everywhere Diego Maradona goes and every word he utters generates headlines. But while his genius...
Will Andreas Pereira become a main man for Jose Mourinho?

Will Andreas Pereira become a main man for Jose Mourinho?

On loan in La Liga, Andreas Pereira is a rising Brazilian star fighting for a place both with Manchester United and at the 2018 World Cup Andreas Pereira has proven himself as one of the best young talents in the...
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La Liga – Barca get lucky and Bale bounces back for Real Madrid

Another wild weekend in La Liga with Barcelona balancing on a tight-rope, Real Madrid being Real Madrid and Real Sociedad getting robbed Barça disappoints but agonizingly seizes the win FC Barcelona’s toughest week in months ended with a late win against...

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