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OJornal News
Midfielder Veloso back for Portugal against France, Albania Portugal's Miguel Veloso, left, and Denmark's Nicklas Bendtner jump for the b
Midfielder Veloso back for Portugal against France, Albania
OJornal News / Posted 2 days ago
Portugal's Miguel Veloso, left, and Denmark's Nicklas Bendtner jump for the ball during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group B match between Denmark and Portugal in Lviv, Ukraine,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Barcelona heads 32-team draw for Champions League groupsGENEVA — The Champions League season takes shape Thursday when UEFA draws 32 el
Barcelona heads 32-team draw for Champions League groups
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
GENEVA — The Champions League season takes shape Thursday when UEFA draws 32 elite teams into groups in Monaco. The most coveted prize in club football promises the world's best players performing at arguably their highest level. Barcelona and... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Champions League draw: Who can we get?Shakhtar Donetsk were 2012 group stage opposition when they had Willian in thei
Champions League draw: Who can we get?
Chelsea FC / Posted 4 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk were 2012 group stage opposition when they had Willian in their ranks. They continue to play their home games in Lviv, in the west of the country close to the Polish border, because of the ongoing problems in Eastern Ukraine. CSKA... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia and Nato have had 66 close military encountersWAR could have broken out 66 times in last 18 months, experts say: Fears over d
Russia and Nato have had 66 close military encounters
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
WAR could have broken out 66 times in last 18 months, experts say: Fears over dozens of serious 'close military encounters' between Russia and Nato forces Russia and NATO told 'agree to rules on military exercises to avoid war' Large-scale... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Valencia, Shakhtar, Maccabi, Dinamo throughValencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia,
Valencia, Shakhtar, Maccabi, Dinamo through
TEAMTalk / Posted 5 days ago
Valencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Shakhtar Donetsk and Dinamo Zagreb joined Malmo in the Champions League group stage on Tuesday night. Valencia survived a scare to book their spot in... Read more
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soccernews
Lucescu calls for Shakhtar improvement in group stageShakhtar Donetsk qualified for the UEFA Champions League group stage but coach
Lucescu calls for Shakhtar improvement in group stage
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk qualified for the UEFA Champions League group stage but coach Mircea Lucescu was less than impressed with his team’s performance on Tuesday. Lucescu and Co. played out a nervy 2-2 draw at home to Rapid Vienna, a result just enough... Read more
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soccernews
UEFA Champions League Review: Valencia make history for Spain, Celtic dumped outValencia ensured Spain became the first country to have five teams in the UEFA
UEFA Champions League Review: Valencia make history for Spain, Celtic dumped out
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
Valencia ensured Spain became the first country to have five teams in the UEFA Champions League group stage in a single season despite losing 2-1 to Monaco in their play-off round second leg clash. Nuno’s men held a 3-1 lead from the first leg at... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Valencia, Shakhtar, Skenderbeu through - UEFA Competitions | Champions League NewsValencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia,
Valencia, Shakhtar, Skenderbeu through - UEFA Competitions | Champions League News
TEAMTalk / Posted 5 days ago
Valencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Shakhtar Donetsk and Albanian outfit Skenderbeu joined Malmo in the Champions League group stage on Tuesday night. Valencia survived a scare to book... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Valencia, Shakhtar, Skenderbeu throughValencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia,
Valencia, Shakhtar, Skenderbeu through
TEAMTalk / Posted 5 days ago
Valencia: Celebrate progressing to the Champions League group stages Valencia, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Shakhtar Donetsk and Albanian outfit Skenderbeu joined Malmo in the Champions League group stage on Tuesday night. Valencia survived a scare to book... Read more
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The World Game
Malmo dumps Scottish champion Celtic out of UCLThe result handed Age Hareide's team a 4-3 aggregate victory - a reward for the
Malmo dumps Scottish champion Celtic out of UCL
The World Game / Posted 5 days ago
The result handed Age Hareide's team a 4-3 aggregate victory - a reward for the attacking intent it showed throughout the tie. Experienced striker Markus Rosenberg handed it a first-half advantage before Nir Bitton had a goal harshly ruled out for... Read more
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UEFA News
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Report – UEFA.comMarlos and Olexandr Gladkiy strikes enough to send Shakhtar through Louis Scha
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Report – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 5 days ago
Marlos and Olexandr Gladkiy strikes enough to send Shakhtar through Louis Schaub and Steffen Hofmann had Rapid ahead on away goals by 22nd minute Philipp Prosenik hits post in added time for visitors Pitmen into group stage for sixth successive... Read more
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Sporting Life
Valencia see off Monaco; Basel out A review of Tuesday night's Champions League qualification action as Valencia
Valencia see off Monaco; Basel out
Sporting Life / Posted 5 days ago
A review of Tuesday night's Champions League qualification action as Valencia scraped through on aggregate against Monaco. Champions League. Click here to bet. Valencia survived a scare to book their spot in the... Read more
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UEFA News
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Report – UEFA.comMarlos and Olexandr Gladkiy goals enough to send Shakhtar through Louis Schaub
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Report – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 5 days ago
Marlos and Olexandr Gladkiy goals enough to send Shakhtar through Louis Schaub and Steffen Hofmann had Rapid ahead on away goals by the 22nd minute Philipp Prosenik hits post in added time for visitors Pitmen into group stage for sixth successive... Read more
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EuroNews
Taking the sacred into the street – Serhiy Radkevych,A graffiti artist at work in a warehouse is a common-enough scene, but 27 year
Taking the sacred into the street – Serhiy Radkevych,
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
A graffiti artist at work in a warehouse is a common-enough scene, but 27 year old Ukrainian painter, Serhiy Radkevych , or Tek as he prefers to be known, paints street art of an almost entirely religious nature. The Lviv Arts Academy graduate... Read more
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livesoccertv
Shakhtar Donetsk vs Rapid Wien live streaming info, TV listings - Aug 25, 2015 UCL Playoff Ukrainian powerhouse Shakhtar Donetsk will welcome Austrian side Rapid Wien f
Shakhtar Donetsk vs Rapid Wien live streaming info, TV listings - Aug 25, 2015 UCL Playoff
livesoccertv / Posted 6 days ago
Ukrainian powerhouse Shakhtar Donetsk will welcome Austrian side Rapid Wien for the second leg of their Champions League Playoff on Tuesday, August 25th. Here... Read more
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Super Sport
Celtic, Monaco face test of UCL nerves Celtic and Monaco face testing Champions League missions on Tuesday with thei
Celtic, Monaco face test of UCL nerves
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
Celtic and Monaco face testing Champions League missions on Tuesday with their hopes of reaching the money-spinning group stages on a knife-edge. Ronny Deila's Celtic take a 3-2 lead to Malmo in the second leg... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Sentsov Case Highlights Plight of Ukrainian Prisoners in Russian JailsOleg Sentsov, a Ukrainian film director accused of masterminding terrorist atta
Sentsov Case Highlights Plight of Ukrainian Prisoners in Russian Jails
The Moscow Times / Posted 6 days ago
Oleg Sentsov, a Ukrainian film director accused of masterminding terrorist attacks in Crimea, is expected to be sentenced to a long prison term Tuesday after a high-profile and controversial trial — but the case has focused attention on an entire... Read more
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Daily Mail
Secrets of Ukraine's shameful 'holocaust of bullets' killing centre'Blood oozed through the soil at grave sites. You could see the pits move, some
Secrets of Ukraine's shameful 'holocaust of bullets' killing centre
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
'Blood oozed through the soil at grave sites. You could see the pits move, some of them were still alive': The secrets of Ukraine's shameful 'Holocaust of Bullets' killing centre where 1.6million Jews were executed WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Jews... Read more
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FIFA
Celtic, Monaco face test of Champions League nerves© Getty Images "We are very irritated with the last thing that happened in the
Celtic, Monaco face test of Champions League nerves
FIFA / Posted 7 days ago
© Getty Images "We are very irritated with the last thing that happened in the game. But we have to move on and know that we are ahead and we are going to do this in Malmo," said Deila. "We are one goal ahead and they have to beat us in Malmo. It... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Fort Wayne man's search finally leads to long-lost relative's resting placeThe story begins on July 12, 1915, jumps forward to 2012, then comes full circl
Fort Wayne man's search finally leads to long-lost relative's resting place
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
The story begins on July 12, 1915, jumps forward to 2012, then comes full circle on July 12, 2015, 100 years later after a bullet to the head, a chance meeting, official involvement and a long drive to the border of Poland and Ukraine. A century... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
North Jersey Ukrainians pitch in for wounded countrymenIhor Hordiychuk sat in a wheelchair in the physical therapy section of the Walt
North Jersey Ukrainians pitch in for wounded countrymen
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Ihor Hordiychuk sat in a wheelchair in the physical therapy section of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., last week. Carefully, he unstrapped a soft blue helmet to reveal a divot in the back of his head where he was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Celtic, Monaco face test of Champions League nervesPARIS - Celtic and Monaco face testing Champions League missions on Tuesday wit
Celtic, Monaco face test of Champions League nerves
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
PARIS - Celtic and Monaco face testing Champions League missions on Tuesday with their hopes of reaching the money-spinning group stages on a knife-edge. Malmo's Markus Rosenberg celebrates scoring a goal during an UEFA Champions League qualifying... Read more
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SportsFan
Celtic, Monaco face stern ECL test Photo Source: PAA Celtic and Valencia will be hoping their in-form Socceroos
Celtic, Monaco face stern ECL test
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
Photo Source: PAA Celtic and Valencia will be hoping their in-form Socceroos deliver stellar performances to take them into the group stage of the lucrative Champions League competition on Tuesday. With Tom Rogic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
After Shoreham, a look at the death toll from previous airshow disastersThe world’s worst air show disaster happened when a jet exploded and cartwheele
After Shoreham, a look at the death toll from previous airshow disasters
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
The world’s worst air show disaster happened when a jet exploded and cartwheeled into the crowd, killing 77 spectators including 28 children. The Ukrainian Sukhoi SU-27 had been performing a roll in front of 10,000 onlookers at Lviv in July,... Read more
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Yahoo News
Farewell Crimea: Ukraine holidaymakers flock to Odessa Odessa (Ukraine) (AFP) - Irina Chapravska has just snapped up the last room o
Farewell Crimea: Ukraine holidaymakers flock to Odessa
Yahoo News / Posted 8 days ago
Odessa (Ukraine) (AFP) - Irina Chapravska has just snapped up the last room of a luxury hotel that costs 300 euros ($335) a night and offers a panoramic view of Ukraine's serene Black Sea... Read more
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UEFA News
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Background – UEFA.comShakhtar Donetsk have one foot in the UEFA Champions League group stage as they
Shakhtar Donetsk-Rapid Wien Background – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 10 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk have one foot in the UEFA Champions League group stage as they welcome Rapid Wien, with the Ukrainian side a goal to the good in the play-off tie. Form guide• Shakhtar have won both of their previous home games against Austrian... Read more
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SportsFan
Stepanenko discharged after ECL head clashShakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taras Stepanenko has been released from hospital an
Stepanenko discharged after ECL head clash
SportsFan / Posted 11 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taras Stepanenko has been released from hospital and is travelling back to Ukraine with his team, a day after hurting his head in a Champions League playoff game at Rapid Vienna. Shakhtar said Stepanenko escaped serious... Read more
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Daily Herald
Shakhtar's Stepanenko out of hospital following head injuryVIENNA -- Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taras Stepanenko has been released from h
Shakhtar's Stepanenko out of hospital following head injury
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
VIENNA -- Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Taras Stepanenko has been released from hospital and was traveling back to Ukraine with his team on Thursday, a day after hurting his head in a Champions League playoff game at Rapid Vienna. Shakhtar said... Read more
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Goal.com
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu hails important UEFA Champions League victory - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Shakhtar boss Lucescu hails imp
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu hails important UEFA Champions League victory
Goal.com / Posted 11 days ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe Shakhtar boss Lucescu hails important victory The veteran coach was delighted to secure a vital away goal on Wednesday,... Read more
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soccernews
Shakhtar boss Lucescu hails important victoryShakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu was relieved to leave Austria with a 1-0
Shakhtar boss Lucescu hails important victory
soccernews / Posted 11 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu was relieved to leave Austria with a 1-0 victory after coming up against a physical Rapid Vienna outfit on Wednesday. Marlos netted the all-important away goal a minute before the break as Shakhtar edged in... Read more
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UEFA News
Rapid Wien-Shakhtar Donetsk Report – UEFA.comMarlos's shot finds the bottom corner in the 44th minute to give Shakhtar the w
Rapid Wien-Shakhtar Donetsk Report – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 11 days ago
Marlos's shot finds the bottom corner in the 44th minute to give Shakhtar the win Clincher comes moments after Andriy Pyatov's outstanding save from Louis Schaub Rapid have an uphill task if they are to end a nine-year group stage absence Second... Read more
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UEFA News
Rapid Wien-Shakhtar Donetsk Report – UEFA.comMarlos's shot finds the bottom corner in the 44th minute to give Shakhtar the w
Rapid Wien-Shakhtar Donetsk Report – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 11 days ago
Marlos's shot finds the bottom corner in the 44th minute to give Shakhtar the win Clincher comes moments after Andriy Pyatov's outstanding save from Louis Schaub Rapid have an uphill task if they are to end a nine-year group stage absence Second... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.comValencia secure 3-1 win against Monaco as last five play-off first legs complet
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 11 days ago
Valencia secure 3-1 win against Monaco as last five play-off first legs completed Shakhtar secure away success at Rapid Wien while Celtic beat Malmö 3-2 Added-time away goals give Dinamo Zagreb victory and Maccabi Tel-Aviv draw. Follow the links... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Salt Lake the best Winter Olympic host choiceThe International Olympic Committee’s latest indulgence to wretched excess ende
Salt Lake the best Winter Olympic host choice
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
The International Olympic Committee’s latest indulgence to wretched excess ended Sunday with the closing ceremony of the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi, Russia. The IOC sat idly by while Russia passed anti-gay legislation that mocked the Olympic Charter;... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Horn passes his toughest testBRISBANE schoolteacher Jeff Horn survived a badly cut left eye to pass the toug
Horn passes his toughest test
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
BRISBANE schoolteacher Jeff Horn survived a badly cut left eye to pass the toughest exam of his life, outpointing Ukraine master boxer Viktor Plotnikov by technical decision after seven bloody rounds in Invercargill, New Zealand on Saturday... Read more
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Times News
Ukrainian festival provides food, cultureThe smell of kielbasy, holubki and potato pancakes filled the air this weekend
Ukrainian festival provides food, culture
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
The smell of kielbasy, holubki and potato pancakes filled the air this weekend at the Ukrainian Homestead in Lehighton. Almost 1,000 people turned out over a two-day period for the 23rd annual Ukrainian Folk Festival. Each year, the festival... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Beyond The Pale: Jewish Ukraine (Part II)The Chassidic movement got its start in Ukraine and put on the Jewish map towns
Beyond The Pale: Jewish Ukraine (Part II)
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
The Chassidic movement got its start in Ukraine and put on the Jewish map towns such as Medzibuzh, Berdichev, Hanipoli, Chernobyl, Breslov and Uman. Ukraine was also home to one of the founders of Yiddish literature, Shalom Aleichem, the modern... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss gear up for possible 2026 Winter Games bidIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Swiss gear up for possible 2026 Winter Games bid
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Times News
Food, entertainment delight Ukrainian Festival visitorsThe smell of kielbasy, holubki and potato pancakes filled the air this weekend
Food, entertainment delight Ukrainian Festival visitors
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
The smell of kielbasy, holubki and potato pancakes filled the air this weekend at the Ukrainian Homestead in Lehighton. Almost 1,000 people turned out over a two-day period for the 23rd annual Ukrainian Folk Festival. Each year, the festival... Read more
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Times News
Ukrainian festival to continue SundayThe annual Ukrainian Folk Festival will continue Sunday at the Ukrainian Homest
Ukrainian festival to continue Sunday
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
The annual Ukrainian Folk Festival will continue Sunday at the Ukrainian Homestead of ODWU Inc. 1230 Beaver Run Drive, Lehighton. The festival gates open at noon with free parking. An array of Ukrainian foods will be available including pirohi,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Man United get Bruges in Champions League playoffNYON, Switzerland — Manchester United must beat Bruges in a playoff to advance
Man United get Bruges in Champions League playoff
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 24 days ago
NYON, Switzerland — Manchester United must beat Bruges in a playoff to advance to the Champions League group stage after a one-year absence. Two-time finalist Valencia was paired with Monaco, a quarterfinalist last season, in the playoff round draw... Read more
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Herald Sun
UEFA Champions League 2015: Celtic, Shakhtar Donetsk progress to final qualifying roundA STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Cel
UEFA Champions League 2015: Celtic, Shakhtar Donetsk progress to final qualifying round
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
A STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Celtic secure a 0-0 draw with Qarabag as they won their Champions League third qualifying round tie 1-0 on aggregate. Dedryck Boyata’s late goal in the first leg at Celtic... Read more
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soccernews
Lucescu defiant about playing FredShakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu declared he will keep playing Brazil inte
Lucescu defiant about playing Fred
soccernews / Posted 25 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu declared he will keep playing Brazil international Fred until the club receives “official documents” stating they are not allowed to. Fred played a full 90 minutes for Shakhtar in their 3-0 second-leg victory... Read more
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Perth Now
UCL Wrap: Celtic scrape through to final roundA STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Cel
UCL Wrap: Celtic scrape through to final round
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
A STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Celtic secure a 0-0 draw with Qarabag as they won their Champions League third qualifying round tie 1-0 on aggregate. Dedryck Boyata’s late goal in the first leg at Celtic... Read more
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The Courier Mail
UEFA Champions League 2015: Celtic, Shakhtar Donetsk progress to final qualifying roundA STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Cel
UEFA Champions League 2015: Celtic, Shakhtar Donetsk progress to final qualifying round
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A STOUT defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday saw Celtic secure a 0-0 draw with Qarabag as they won their Champions League third qualifying round tie 1-0 on aggregate. Dedryck Boyata’s late goal in the first leg at Celtic... Read more
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The World Game
Fenerbahce dumped out of UEFA Champions LeagueVan Persie arrived in Turkey to spearhead Vitor Pereira's new-look Fener squad
Fenerbahce dumped out of UEFA Champions League
The World Game / Posted 25 days ago
Van Persie arrived in Turkey to spearhead Vitor Pereira's new-look Fener squad but the Super Lig giant was beaten in the third-qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League at the Lviv Arena after the sides' goalless first leg. While Van Persie was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Celtic stand firm in Baku to progressPARIS: A stout defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday
Celtic stand firm in Baku to progress
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
PARIS: A stout defensive performance in the stifling heat of Baku on Wednesday (Aug 5) saw Celtic secure a 0-0 draw with Qarabag as they won their Champions League third qualifying round tie 1-0 on aggregate. Dedryck Boyata's late goal in the first... Read more
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sportsmole
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. FenerbahcePlease note that kickoff is at 6.45pm. 6.58pmSo, that's how the teams will be
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Fenerbahce
sportsmole / Posted 25 days ago
Please note that kickoff is at 6.45pm. 6.58pmSo, that's how the teams will be lining up tonight. Shakhtar have named Fred in their starting XI, despite protests from Fenerbahce about his inclusion last week. He is joined in the midfield by the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Uefa kick out Fenerbahce protest over Brazilian midfielderFenerbahce's protest over claims that Champions League opponents Shakhtar Donet
Uefa kick out Fenerbahce protest over Brazilian midfielder
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
Fenerbahce's protest over claims that Champions League opponents Shakhtar Donetsk fielded Brazilian midfielder Fred in last week's tie – despite allegations of a doping offence – have been booted out by Uefa. "The protest has been dismissed," a Uefa... Read more
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sportsmole
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. FenerbahceShakhtar Donetsk and Fenerbahce will do battle in Lviv on Wednesday in the seco
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Fenerbahce
sportsmole / Posted 26 days ago
Shakhtar Donetsk and Fenerbahce will do battle in Lviv on Wednesday in the second leg of their Champions League third-round qualifier. Shakhtar Donetsk Shakhtar welcome Fenerbahce to Ukraine on Wednesday having earned what could be a precious 0-0... Read more
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