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Goal.com
Can Ronaldo overtake Platini when Portugal take on Poland?Just one goal behind Michel Platini in the list of all-time European Championsh
Can Ronaldo overtake Platini when Portugal take on Poland?
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
Just one goal behind Michel Platini in the list of all-time European Championship top scorers, Cristiano Ronaldo will need to be at his best to equal the Frenchman’s total of nine when Portugal take on Poland in Thursday’s Euro 2016... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish fans honoured by Paris mayor for sportsmanship in Euro 2016the first honour for Irish fans. On the back of their ambassadorial performanc
Irish fans honoured by Paris mayor for sportsmanship in Euro 2016
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the first honour for Irish fans. On the back of their ambassadorial performances in Poland four years ago, Uefa president Michel Platini announced a special award to Irish fans to recognise their great behaviour and contribution to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Euro 2016 race for the Golden Boot: Who's leading the way in France?the European Championship's top scorer has generally been won by a haul of five
Euro 2016 race for the Golden Boot: Who's leading the way in France?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
the European Championship's top scorer has generally been won by a haul of five goals or fewer. Only in 1984, when Michel Platini banked nine, has there been a bigger number recorded. In 2012, Fernando Torres took the title with just... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish fans honoured by Paris mayor for sportsmanship in Euro 2016the first honour for Irish fans. On the back of their ambassadorial performanc
Irish fans honoured by Paris mayor for sportsmanship in Euro 2016
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the first honour for Irish fans. On the back of their ambassadorial performances in Poland four years ago, Uefa president Michel Platini announced a special award to Irish fans to recognise their great behaviour and contribution to the... Read more
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Evening Standard
The transformation of Boris Johnson into a Prime Minister in waitingduring a photocall at London Bridge Underground station on March 28, 2011 in Lo
The transformation of Boris Johnson into a Prime Minister in waiting
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
during a photocall at London Bridge Underground station on March 28, 2011 in London, England Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Michel Platini hands over the UEFA Champions League Trophy to the Mayor of London Boris Johnson at the Guildhall on April 20,... Read more
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Goal.com
Conte shows Spain value of a top coach - but no elite managers want Del Bosque's jobwant a Spanish coach, but federation chief Angel Maria Villar has been standing
Conte shows Spain value of a top coach - but no elite managers want Del Bosque's job
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
want a Spanish coach, but federation chief Angel Maria Villar has been standing in as acting president for the suspended Michel Platini at Euro 2016 and has his mind on the top job at Uefa. In the meantime, the favourites to succeed Del Bosque... Read more
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Super Sport
Pogba yet to live up to expectationsoff, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked
Pogba yet to live up to expectations
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
off, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked by pictures of France's all-time greats Michel Platini and Zinedine Zidane. It was the French sports daily's way of illustrating just how much the host nation was... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
International retirement won't tarnish Messi's legacyutterly ridiculous to judge an individual player based on such merits. Forget a
International retirement won't tarnish Messi's legacy
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
utterly ridiculous to judge an individual player based on such merits. Forget about how some of the game’s biggest icons (Michel Platini, Johan Cruyff and Ferenc Puskas) never won a World Cup, and that some never even played at the World Cup... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Germany, Nordic group in 2024 European Championship bid racebidder, after it was edged by France for the hosting rights to Euro 2016 and de
Germany, Nordic group in 2024 European Championship bid race
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
bidder, after it was edged by France for the hosting rights to Euro 2016 and declined an invitation from UEFA President Michel Platini to bid to host Euro 2020 alone. "Now, I don't know if Turkey will like to come back and give it a go,"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pogba yet to live up to France's expectationsoff, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked
Pogba yet to live up to France's expectations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
off, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked by pictures of France's all-time greats Michel Platini and Zinedine Zidane. It was the French sports daily's way of illustrating just how much the host nation was... Read more
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The Star
Pogba yet to live up to France's expectationsoff, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked
Pogba yet to live up to France's expectations
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
off, Paul Pogba's youthful face featured on the front page of L'Equipe, flanked by pictures of France's all-time greats Michel Platini and Zinedine Zidane. It was the French sports daily's way of illustrating just how much the host nation was... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Euro 2016 Continues For Bale & Ronaldooff a stunning save to deny Ronaldo his ninth-goal in European Championship foo
Euro 2016 Continues For Bale & Ronaldo
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
off a stunning save to deny Ronaldo his ninth-goal in European Championship football (to draw level with the record of Michel Platini) but the follow up was turned in from two-yards by Ricardo Quaresma. Ronaldo and Pepe got the upper hand on... Read more
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Goal.com
Transfer Comment: Paul Pogba's early struggles at Euro 2016 show he's not ready for Madridstill playing with Bordeaux and his greatest honour was the Intertoto Cup. Fra
Transfer Comment: Paul Pogba's early struggles at Euro 2016 show he's not ready for Madrid
Goal.com / Posted 5 days ago
still playing with Bordeaux and his greatest honour was the Intertoto Cup. France's other great No.10 of the modern era, Michel Platini? He was still at Nancy and was forging a promising career with France at that age but his biggest prize was... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra timeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra time
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra timeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra time
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra timeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Portugal beats Croatia 1-0 in extra time
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Quaresma scores for Portugal in extra timeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Quaresma scores for Portugal in extra time
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftimeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftime
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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The Mercury News
The Latest: Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftimeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
The Latest: Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftime
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftimeattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Portugal and Croatia are tied 0-0 at halftime
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Perisic sports new hair at Euro 2016attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Perisic sports new hair at Euro 2016
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Perisic sports new hair at Euro 2016attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Perisic sports new hair at Euro 2016
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Ireland ready for a possible penalty shootoutattack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would m
Ireland ready for a possible penalty shootout
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
attack as he seeks a ninth career goal at European Championships, which would match the all-time mark set by France great Michel Platini. He plays alongside Nani, who is making his 100th international appearance. Portugal made four changes,... Read more
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soccernews
Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge missionhave no desire to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repres
Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge mission
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
have no desire to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or a captain, or indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as indeed to people’s mentalities. “I have this role and responsibility. I try to give 100... Read more
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HITC Sport
Poland hold nerve after Switzerland’s Granit Xhaka blazes penalty wideSaint Etienne loves making history. Beyond Hervé Revelli, Michel Platini and Le
Poland hold nerve after Switzerland’s Granit Xhaka blazes penalty wide
HITC Sport / Posted 5 days ago
Saint Etienne loves making history. Beyond Hervé Revelli, Michel Platini and Les Verts’ European Cup heroics of the 1970s, this atmospheric corner of the Loire valley has carved itself a reputation in internationals. Eighteen years after Argentina... Read more
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Soccer Way
Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge mission have no desire to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repres
Lloris tempers talk of Ireland revenge mission
Soccer Way / Posted 5 days ago
have no desire to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or a captain, or indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as indeed to people's mentalities. "I have this role and responsibility. I try to give 100... Read more
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Football.co.uk
France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris: Republic not motivated by revengeno desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repr
France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris: Republic not motivated by revenge
Football.co.uk / Posted 5 days ago
no desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or captain, nor indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as do people's mentalities." When asked about the feat, Deschamps joked: "Maybe. He could... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jonathan Walters and Stephen Ward train for Irelandno desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repr
Jonathan Walters and Stephen Ward train for Ireland
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
no desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or captain, nor indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as do people's mentalities." When asked about the feat, Deschamps joked: "Maybe. He could... Read more
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Football365
Lloris: Irish revenge? Everybody wants to beat usno desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repr
Lloris: Irish revenge? Everybody wants to beat us
Football365 / Posted 5 days ago
no desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or captain, nor indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as do people’s mentalities.” When asked about the feat, Deschamps joked: “Maybe. He could... Read more
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RTE News
Lloris: More at stake than Irish revenge in Lyonno desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repr
Lloris: More at stake than Irish revenge in Lyon
RTE News / Posted 5 days ago
no desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or captain, nor indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as do people's mentalities." When asked about the feat, Deschamps joked: "Maybe. He could... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris: Republic not motivated by revengeno desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have repr
France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris: Republic not motivated by revenge
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
no desire at all to compare myself to Didier Deschamps, what he might have represented as a player or captain, nor indeed Michel Platini. Football evolves, as do people's mentalities." When asked about the feat, Deschamps joked: "Maybe. He could... Read more
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International Business Times
Portugal vs Croatia, Euro 2016: Where to watch live, preview, prediction, betting odds and possible XI top gear and will be a tricky opponent to face at this stage of the competition
Portugal vs Croatia, Euro 2016: Where to watch live, preview, prediction, betting odds and possible XI
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
top gear and will be a tricky opponent to face at this stage of the competition.Cristiano Ronaldo needs one goal to level Michel Platini as all-time leading Euro scorer following his brace against HungaryGetty Fernando Santos' side came through... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sir Ian Botham and David Gower to leave Sky Sports' cricket coveragetiming of Greg Dyke's comments about Roy Hodgson Thierry Henry has performed b
Sir Ian Botham and David Gower to leave Sky Sports' cricket coverage
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
timing of Greg Dyke's comments about Roy Hodgson Thierry Henry has performed better as a pundit on BBC rather than Sky Michel Platini has continued to stay away from Euro 2016 despite invite Sir Ian Botham’s position as the stellar name among... Read more
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walesonline
What time does Wales v Northern Ireland kick off?Ireland in this one. The Galactico has shown his quality by scoring in all thr
What time does Wales v Northern Ireland kick off?
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
Ireland in this one. The Galactico has shown his quality by scoring in all three of Wales' Euro 2016 matches, tying Michel Platini and Thomas Hassler's record of converted direct free kicks in a single European Championship tournament. His... Read more
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UEFA News
How Bale can follow Shearer and Co with Golden Bootnext for Bale and Wales? If some of his predecessors are anything to go by, he
How Bale can follow Shearer and Co with Golden Boot
UEFA News / Posted 6 days ago
next for Bale and Wales? If some of his predecessors are anything to go by, he could be picking up the Golden Boot. Michel Platini, 1984France's midfield maestro left it late to break the deadlock in the tournament's opening game against... Read more
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RTE News
One night in November: Henry's handballto the World Cup finals. We were cheated tonight." Robbie Keane: "They are all
One night in November: Henry's handball
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
to the World Cup finals. We were cheated tonight." Robbie Keane: "They are all probably clapping hands, [UEFA President Michel] Platini sitting up there on the phone to [FIFA President] Sepp Blatter, probably texting each other, delighted with... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Pjanic explains quitting Roma for Juventusnot putting pressure on myself. I'm aware of the players who have gone before m
Pjanic explains quitting Roma for Juventus
tribalfootball.com / Posted 7 days ago
not putting pressure on myself. I'm aware of the players who have gone before me like [Andrea] Pirlo, [Zinedine] Zidane or [Michel] Platini - extraordinary players for a historic club. “I want to repay the directors' confidence in me, because they... Read more
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soccernews
´Nice will forever be in my heart´ - How France legend Just Fontaine kickstarted his career on the Cof a new hero. There’s Zinedine Zidane, who played a key role in Les Bleus’ 19
´Nice will forever be in my heart´ - How France legend Just Fontaine kickstarted his career on the C
soccernews / Posted 7 days ago
of a new hero. There’s Zinedine Zidane, who played a key role in Les Bleus’ 1998 World Cup and Euro 2000 wins. There’s Michel Platini, the hero of the 1984 European championship. And then there’s Just Fontaine, the man who scored 13 goals at... Read more
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Soccer Way
´Nice will forever be in my heart´ - How France legend Just Fontaine kickstarted his career on the C of a new hero. There's Zinedine Zidane, who played a key role in Les Bleus' 19
´Nice will forever be in my heart´ - How France legend Just Fontaine kickstarted his career on the C
Soccer Way / Posted 7 days ago
of a new hero. There's Zinedine Zidane, who played a key role in Les Bleus' 1998 World Cup and Euro 2000 wins. There's Michel Platini, the hero of the 1984 European championship. And then there's Just Fontaine, the man who scored 13 goals at... Read more
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walesonline
Why Wales can beat Northern Ireland and become Euro 2016 quarter-finalistshad at least one world-class player. Spain had Fernando Torres at the height o
Why Wales can beat Northern Ireland and become Euro 2016 quarter-finalists
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
had at least one world-class player. Spain had Fernando Torres at the height of his powers; France had Zinedine Zidane and Michel Platini; even Denmark had the best goalkeeper in the world in Peter Schmeichel. Wales have Gareth Bale, the joint top... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Republic of Ireland to face France seven years on from Thierry Henry's handballWorld Cup finals. We were cheated tonight." Captain Robbie Keane: "They are al
Republic of Ireland to face France seven years on from Thierry Henry's handball
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
World Cup finals. We were cheated tonight." Captain Robbie Keane: "They are all probably clapping hands, [UEFA President Michel] Platini sitting up there on the phone to [FIFA President] Sepp Blatter, probably texting each other, delighted with... Read more
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chroniclelive
Euro 2016 review: Who are teams of the tournament - and players to buy? Our writers have their saygame. The official behind the goal could not have had a better view of it, yet
Euro 2016 review: Who are teams of the tournament - and players to buy? Our writers have their say
chroniclelive / Posted 7 days ago
game. The official behind the goal could not have had a better view of it, yet no action was taken. Hopefully now Michel Platini is off the scene Uefa can finally abandon these utterly useless extra officials. Anyone that NUFC (or SAFC)... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dramatic end to group stages has silenced critics of Euro 2016 formatThings have certainly perked up. So much for the battalion of moaners — and I w
Dramatic end to group stages has silenced critics of Euro 2016 format
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Things have certainly perked up. So much for the battalion of moaners — and I was among them — who, when Michel Platini confirmed UEFA’s expansion of the tournament to 24 countries with 16 qualifying for the knockout stages, forecast a group stage... Read more
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FIFA
Iceland and Republic of Ireland make history in dramatic finalein four UEFA EURO competitions. The Portuguese has now scored eight goals in th
Iceland and Republic of Ireland make history in dramatic finale
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
in four UEFA EURO competitions. The Portuguese has now scored eight goals in the competition in total, just one behind Michel Platini, the tournament’s all-time leading goalscorer. “To come here and do this with my best friends is just... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Albania bows out of Euro 2016seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Albania bows out of Euro 2016
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Conte still surprised by Italy facing Spainseven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Conte still surprised by Italy facing Spain
Warren Times Observer / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italyseven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italy
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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11 News Houston
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italyseven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italy
11 News Houston / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italyseven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italy
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italyseven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for s
Belgium beats Sweden, Ireland beats Italy
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
seven career goals at European Championships ties Alan Shearer of England for second on the all-time list. Michel Platini scored nine when he captained host France to the title in 1984. Later Wednesday, Zlatan Ibrahimovic can also... Read more
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