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Times of Malta
Across Europe in 30 daysbike in 30 days in aid of a school in Nepal that exchanges education for a few
Across Europe in 30 days
Times of Malta / Posted 10 minutes ago
bike in 30 days in aid of a school in Nepal that exchanges education for a few days of work. Ian Cremona will leave from Nantes in France next month and cycle eastward across the continent towards Constanta in Bulgaria. He will be guided along... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Championship transfer gossip: Reading move for Man Utd defendercaptain Lewis Dunk, though they have been rejected.Blackburn Rovers' Shane Duff
Championship transfer gossip: Reading move for Man Utd defender
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 hours ago
captain Lewis Dunk, though they have been rejected.Blackburn Rovers' Shane Duffy Toulouse are in pole position to sign Nantes striker Yacine Bammou, despite interest from no fewer than four English Championship clubs in the shape of Aston... Read more
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Evening Standard
Froome celebrates 'beautiful' Tour de France win with beer and a babycyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for
Froome celebrates 'beautiful' Tour de France win with beer and a baby
Evening Standard / Posted 12 hours ago
cyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for the racing cyclists during the 3rd stage Nantes-Bordeaux of the 26th Tour de Franc Belgian cyclist Jef Demuysere during the 3rd stage of the 26th Tour de France... Read more
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birminghammail
Xia hints Villa will say farewell to unwanted players this weeknames in his tweet. Gabby Agbonlahor, Joleon Lescott and Micah Richards were m
Xia hints Villa will say farewell to unwanted players this week
birminghammail / Posted 12 hours ago
names in his tweet. Gabby Agbonlahor, Joleon Lescott and Micah Richards were missing from yesterday's friendly win over Nantes, although the trio were said to be carrying injuries. Scott Sinclair has been heavily linked with a move to... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Villa Take Nantes WinWhat's being said in the forum now? Villa's pre season unbeaten run continues
Villa Take Nantes Win
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 14 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Villa's pre season unbeaten run continues following the one nil victory over FC Nantes last night at the Stade Leo Lagrange. For all intents and purposes for those watching the live stream on AVTV, well the game... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa ready to re-open debate about safe-standing at Villa Parkthe big screen scoreboard, where the Holte End meets the Trinity Road stand, fo
Villa ready to re-open debate about safe-standing at Villa Park
birminghammail / Posted 16 hours ago
the big screen scoreboard, where the Holte End meets the Trinity Road stand, for a standing ‘test area’.A flavour of Nantes 0 Villa 1 Villa held discussions with the Football Supporters’ Federation and began to research ‘rail seats’, which... Read more
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birminghammail
Ex-Solihull schoolboy could unlock Villa's attacking potentialwho is gearing up for another big week ahead. On Tuesday, Green turns 18, a hu
Ex-Solihull schoolboy could unlock Villa's attacking potential
birminghammail / Posted 17 hours ago
who is gearing up for another big week ahead. On Tuesday, Green turns 18, a huge day in any teenager’s life. A flavour of Nantes 0 Villa 1 His birthday happens to fall on the same day that Villa take on Cambridge and judging by recent... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa auditions to find Tommy's defensive partner are hotting uphave also shown great promise in the U21 set-up and will be pushing the seniors
Villa auditions to find Tommy's defensive partner are hotting up
birminghammail / Posted 17 hours ago
have also shown great promise in the U21 set-up and will be pushing the seniors all the way this term. A flavour of Nantes 0 Villa 1 If Roberto Di Matteo’s pre-season team selection’s are anything to go by, Baker is winning the race to... Read more
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birminghammail
Villa fans pepper-sprayed by French police after Nantes friendlywere also thought to have been caught up in the action and were pepper-sprayed,
Villa fans pepper-sprayed by French police after Nantes friendly
birminghammail / Posted 18 hours ago
were also thought to have been caught up in the action and were pepper-sprayed, too. French police pepper spray fans in Nantes after Aston Villa match Following the trouble in the country during Euro 2016, police adopted a zero-tolerance policy... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Njie deal revealed as player passes medicalaccording to La Provence. N'Koudou, 21, scored ten goals in his debut season f
Njie deal revealed as player passes medical
Sport in a storm / Posted 19 hours ago
according to La Provence. N'Koudou, 21, scored ten goals in his debut season for Marseille after a £1m move from Nantes, but the cash-strapped French giants have agreed to make a quick profit after agreeing a £10.8m sale with Spurs. Njie... Read more
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insidefutbol
Aston Villa, Brighton, Leeds and Wolves Chase Morocco Striker But He Prefers Toulouse– he was born in Paris – with minnows FC Gobelins. He turned professional at Bo
Aston Villa, Brighton, Leeds and Wolves Chase Morocco Striker But He Prefers Toulouse
insidefutbol / Posted 21 hours ago
– he was born in Paris – with minnows FC Gobelins. He turned professional at Boulogne-Billancourt before joining Evry FC. Nantes signed Bammou in 2013. Last season he scored only five goals in all competitions for the club from 36 app... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
LUFC Leeds United Transfer Rumours - Week Eleventhis week. Flamini is a free agent after being released by Arsenal at the end o
LUFC Leeds United Transfer Rumours - Week Eleven
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 22 hours ago
this week. Flamini is a free agent after being released by Arsenal at the end of last season. Leeds are being linked with Nantes forward Yacine Bammou along with Brighton and Hove Albion and Wolverhampton Wanderers from the... Read more
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birminghammail
Nantes 0 Villa 1: Bumper round up of the football and the fansRoberto Di Matteo took his squad to play a friendly against FC Nantes and emerg
Nantes 0 Villa 1: Bumper round up of the football and the fans
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Roberto Di Matteo took his squad to play a friendly against FC Nantes and emerged with a 1-0 victory thanks to Rudy Gestede's winner. Our Vlilla man Gregg Evans was there to report on the football and the fan experience. In case you missed any of... Read more
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HITC Sport
Aston Villa fans react on Twitter to Jack Grealish's performance v NantesAston Villa continued their pre-season preparations with a narrow 1-0 victory o
Aston Villa fans react on Twitter to Jack Grealish's performance v Nantes
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
Aston Villa continued their pre-season preparations with a narrow 1-0 victory over French side Nantes in a friendly on Saturday. A relatively dull affair came to life on 71 minutes when Rudy Gestede stroked home a cushioned header from Nathan Baker,... Read more
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birminghammail
This unpopular player is trying to win over his Villa criticsthe vociferous hounding from the stands. And he showed flashes of promise in a
This unpopular player is trying to win over his Villa critics
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
the vociferous hounding from the stands. And he showed flashes of promise in a wide right role today. A flavour of Nantes 0 Villa 1 Boss Roberto Di Matteo handed him a 60-minute showing here in Saint Nazaire and he tried to make a... Read more
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birminghammail
Rumour: Aston Villa teenager monitored by Premier League clubin the 2-0 defeat to Spurs at Villa Park in March when he caught the eye of Mau
Rumour: Aston Villa teenager monitored by Premier League club
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
in the 2-0 defeat to Spurs at Villa Park in March when he caught the eye of Mauricio Pochettino. Read More A flavour of Nantes 0 Villa 1 Green, who was given his chance by former Villa boss Remi Garde, also played in the 1-0 loss at Swansea... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa analysis: Five things we learned against NantesAston Villa’s unbeaten record in pre-season remains intact after a 1-0 win over
Aston Villa analysis: Five things we learned against Nantes
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Aston Villa’s unbeaten record in pre-season remains intact after a 1-0 win over FC Nantes here in France. Rudy Gestede scored the winning goal in Saint Nazaire to send the 250 travelling fans home happy. Resilient backline Villa no longer look... Read more
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birminghammail
Nantes 0 Aston Villa 1 - reportjust isn’t that cutting edge. As the sun blazed down here in Saint Nazaire the
Nantes 0 Aston Villa 1 - report
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
just isn’t that cutting edge. As the sun blazed down here in Saint Nazaire the visitors couldn’t turn up the heat on FC Nantes. Even Jordan Veretout failed to make a difference as he lined up against the club he signed from last summer. Like... Read more
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birminghammail
Pierluigi Gollini has shades of Fabian Barthezcompleting a £4.1m move from Hellas Verona. The young shot-stopper produced an
Pierluigi Gollini has shades of Fabian Barthez
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
completing a £4.1m move from Hellas Verona. The young shot-stopper produced another quietly effective performance against Nantes and demonstrated his ability to command his area with some dominance. That enthusiasm and influence will be needed in... Read more
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birminghammail
Jordan Veretout flops on big chance to impressJordan Veretout failed to impress on his big return to France against former cl
Jordan Veretout flops on big chance to impress
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Jordan Veretout failed to impress on his big return to France against former club FC Nantes. The midfielder was hooked at half-time after a disappointing first-half performance here in Saint Nazaire. Veretout, who has been linked with a move away... Read more
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Evening Standard
British rider Chris Froome set to win third Tour de France titlecyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for
British rider Chris Froome set to win third Tour de France title
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
cyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for the racing cyclists during the 3rd stage Nantes-Bordeaux of the 26th Tour de Franc Belgian cyclist Jef Demuysere during the 3rd stage of the 26th Tour de France... Read more
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birminghammail
Gabby Agbonlahor's absence from Aston Villa friendlies explainedGabby Agbonlahor missed today’s friendly with Nantes with a niggling injury. A
Gabby Agbonlahor's absence from Aston Villa friendlies explained
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Gabby Agbonlahor missed today’s friendly with Nantes with a niggling injury. Aston Villa’s longest-serving player didn’t travel with the group to France after struggling with a strain. He was left out of the 1-1 draw with Bristol Rovers in midweek... Read more
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birminghammail
Gabby Agbonlahor is missing from Aston Villa's squad againGabby Agbonlahor's name was again conspicuous by its absence when Aston Villa's
Gabby Agbonlahor is missing from Aston Villa's squad again
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Gabby Agbonlahor's name was again conspicuous by its absence when Aston Villa's squad to face Nantes was named today. Agbonlahor played in last weekend's 5-1 victory over Worcester City at Stourport Swifts, but was not involved in the midweek draw... Read more
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birminghammail
Nantes v Villa LIVE: Join us for team news, analysis and reactionNantes v Aston Villa If Aston Villa are playing, there will be a claret and bl
Nantes v Villa LIVE: Join us for team news, analysis and reaction
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Nantes v Aston Villa If Aston Villa are playing, there will be a claret and blue following. Stourport. Bristol. Nantes. Sheffield Wednesday at £42 quid a pop. Great support. Joe Bennett is looking forward to the game. It’s been a chance for him to... Read more
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UEFA News
Under-19 - News – UEFA.comPaulo is thoughtful and mature, and it's great for us to have a keeper like him
Under-19 - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted yesterday
Paulo is thoughtful and mature, and it's great for us to have a keeper like him to rely on. Quentin Braat (goalkeeper, Nantes)He's got a bright future. He's very similar to Paulo, in that they're both large, imposing figures. It's not easy to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Saturday pre-season friendlies LIVE0, Scunthorpe 0 Hull 0, Portsmouth 1 Bournemouth 0 3.30pm: Lokeren vs Newcastl
Saturday pre-season friendlies LIVE
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
0, Scunthorpe 0 Hull 0, Portsmouth 1 Bournemouth 0 3.30pm: Lokeren vs Newcastle 4pm: Karlsruher vs West Ham 6pm: Nantes vs Aston Villa, Zwolle vs Southampton Sam Morshead Host commentator GOAL! Bradford 0 Burnley 2 (Gray 17) GOAL!... Read more
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Daily Star
Crazed knifeman 'stabbed two because he saw man scratch his crotch in front of wife'his frenzied attack on Tuesday morning. The family’s youngest daughter, aged e
Crazed knifeman 'stabbed two because he saw man scratch his crotch in front of wife'
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
his frenzied attack on Tuesday morning. The family’s youngest daughter, aged eight, had to be rushed to hospital in Nantes, western France, for surgery after suffering a punctured lung. The accused man appeared in court yesterday, where... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Millennial habits rubbing off on Greatest GenerationKloc, president of Alliance Française de Jacksonville, and Joanne Davis, head o
Millennial habits rubbing off on Greatest Generation
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Kloc, president of Alliance Française de Jacksonville, and Joanne Davis, head of the Jacksonville Sister Cities Association Nantes Committee. Owner JJ Vigoureux prepared a traditional French dinner starting with assorted pates, and entree choices of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Family stabbed in Alps attackyoungest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in
Family stabbed in Alps attack
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
youngest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in the attack with all four victims, from the Nantes area in western France, now out of hospital. The man has since appeared in court with Grenoble’s deputy prosecutor... Read more
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Vavel
Stade Rennais 2016/17 Season Preview: Gourcuff's guile the key to Europe?now 19-year old scored 12 goals in 27 matches in all competitions - most notabl
Stade Rennais 2016/17 Season Preview: Gourcuff's guile the key to Europe?
Vavel / Posted 2 days ago
now 19-year old scored 12 goals in 27 matches in all competitions - most notably a hat-trick in the derby match at home to Nantes. Ousmane Dembélé has left for pastures new | Photo: 101greatgoals Unfortunately for Gourcuff, he will be without... Read more
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birminghammail
This is how Roberto Di Matteo wants Aston Villa to playformula that suits us and is one that will bring us the most success.” Di Matt
This is how Roberto Di Matteo wants Aston Villa to play
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
formula that suits us and is one that will bring us the most success.” Di Matteo hopes the forthcoming friendlies against Nantes, Cambridge and Middlesbrough will help his side get used to the new-look approach. In previous pre-season clashes the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Family stabbed in Alps attackyoungest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in
Family stabbed in Alps attack
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
youngest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in the attack with all four victims, from the Nantes area in western France, now out of hospital. The man has since appeared in court with Grenoble’s deputy prosecutor... Read more
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International Business Times
Did crotch scratching spark French holiday horror stabbing attack on mother and three daughters? a person in full mental health or devoid of any ideological intent". It emerge
Did crotch scratching spark French holiday horror stabbing attack on mother and three daughters?
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
a person in full mental health or devoid of any ideological intent". It emerged the victims, identified only as being from Nantes in north west France, had met the attacker with his wife and two children while staying in the neighbouring apartment... Read more
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News.com.au
Family stabbed in Alps attackyoungest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in
Family stabbed in Alps attack
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
youngest was flown to hospital for surgery after suffering a punctured lung in the attack with all four victims, from the Nantes area in western France, now out of hospital. The man has since appeared in court with Grenoble’s deputy prosecutor... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: A restaurant worthy of Netflix and chillpartly because he is in such a remote setting. His two Michelin stars draws din
Going out: A restaurant worthy of Netflix and chill
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
partly because he is in such a remote setting. His two Michelin stars draws diners the five hours from Paris west of Nantes and over the bridge linking Noirmoutier to the mainland. But a whole new audience will be making the journey after the... Read more
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Daily Record
Man 'stabbed mum and 3 daughters at French resort because dad scratched crotch'angry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the
Man 'stabbed mum and 3 daughters at French resort because dad scratched crotch'
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
angry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the attack It is understood the family live in Nantes in north west France. The attacker was named locally as Mohamed Boufarkouch, 37 from Paris, who was also on holiday... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: A French restaurant worthy of Netflix and chillpartly because he is in such a remote setting. His two Michelin stars draws din
Going out: A French restaurant worthy of Netflix and chill
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
partly because he is in such a remote setting. His two Michelin stars draws diners the five hours from Paris west of Nantes and over the bridge linking Noirmoutier to the mainland. But a whole new audience will be making the journey after the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Suspect may have stabbed French family after the dad 'scratched his crotch'angry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the
Suspect may have stabbed French family after the dad 'scratched his crotch'
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
angry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the attack It is understood the family live in Nantes in north west France. The attacker was named locally as Mohamed Boufarkouch, 37 from Paris, who was also on holiday... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Championship transfer rumours: Have Wolves missed out on Lukaku?for the 27-year-old enforcer. Meanwhile, reports in France say Leeds, Wolves a
Championship transfer rumours: Have Wolves missed out on Lukaku?
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
for the 27-year-old enforcer. Meanwhile, reports in France say Leeds, Wolves and Brighton have joined the race to sign Nantes striker Yacine Bammou. The French side are said to be willing to listen to offers, but the Championship clubs face... Read more
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livesoccertv
Nantes vs Aston Villa Live Streaming and TV Listings, Live Scores, News, Videos - July 23, 2016We endeavor to provide as accurate and detailed broadcast information as possib
Nantes vs Aston Villa Live Streaming and TV Listings, Live Scores, News, Videos - July 23, 2016
livesoccertv / Posted 3 days ago
We endeavor to provide as accurate and detailed broadcast information as possible. However, broadcast schedules are subject to change at any time. If you find incorrect or missing information, please let us know Nantes vs Aston Villa Fan Discu... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Unique Evil Of The Leftwith the guillotine, but the revolutionaries concocted still other forms of exe
The Unique Evil Of The Left
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
with the guillotine, but the revolutionaries concocted still other forms of execution as well, like the Drownings at Nantes, designed to humiliate and terrorize their victims. Given that the left has sought the complete transformation of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Man Utd to cut Pogba deal, says player's barberFrance midfielder Paul Pogba's hair taken during the friendly between France an
Man Utd to cut Pogba deal, says player's barber
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
France midfielder Paul Pogba's hair taken during the friendly between France and Cameroon at the Beaujoire Stadium in Nantes, western France on May 30, 2016 Pogba's return to the club he left for free in 2012 was placed under doubt on... Read more
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birminghammail
Aston Villa injury update: Which players are struggling for fitness?Lazio man is facing an uncertain future. The 27-year-old will be assessed befo
Aston Villa injury update: Which players are struggling for fitness?
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
Lazio man is facing an uncertain future. The 27-year-old will be assessed before the squad travel to France to take on FC Nantes on Saturday. Meanwhile, Jordan Amavi will not be risked as reported earlier this week. The left-back has been told... Read more
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birminghammail
Roberto Di Matteo is set for a crucial period in chargebe important for the season ahead. It’s not time to panic just yet but these w
Roberto Di Matteo is set for a crucial period in charge
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
be important for the season ahead. It’s not time to panic just yet but these warm-up games are quickly running out. After Nantes there’s a midweek trip to Cambridge before the final friendly against Middlesbrough on July 30. Then it’s the crunch... Read more
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birminghammail
Coverage of Bristol Rovers v Villa at The Memorial StadiumAston Villa LIVE! Rovers 1-1 Villa. No way back for Villa. They must do better
Coverage of Bristol Rovers v Villa at The Memorial Stadium
birminghammail / Posted 4 days ago
Aston Villa LIVE! Rovers 1-1 Villa. No way back for Villa. They must do better in Nantes on Saturday. That late effort from Gardner, which sailed all the way over the stand behind the goal, sums up the end to this encounter. Very... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Three Premier League teams, including West Ham, watched £10.95m Spurs-bound talentverge of completion. But according to a report today, Spurs were not the only
Report: Three Premier League teams, including West Ham, watched £10.95m Spurs-bound talent
HITC Sport / Posted 4 days ago
verge of completion. But according to a report today, Spurs were not the only ones who had been keeping tabs on the former Nantes player. The report claims that Spurs made the first move, and therefore beat the others to the punch. West Ham would... Read more
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insidefutbol
Clinton Njie Says ‘Yes’ To Marseille, Move From Spurs ImminentNEWS STORIES: The Stade Velodrome outfit have lost goalkeeper Steve Mandanda t
Clinton Njie Says ‘Yes’ To Marseille, Move From Spurs Imminent
insidefutbol / Posted 4 days ago
NEWS STORIES: The Stade Velodrome outfit have lost goalkeeper Steve Mandanda to Crystal Palace, while Michy Batshuayi has joined Chelsea for €40m. And highly rated winger N'Koudou, signed only last summer from Nantes, is join... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Suspect in French holiday stabbing shouts 'Allahu Akhbar' in prisonangry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the
Suspect in French holiday stabbing shouts 'Allahu Akhbar' in prison
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
angry at the group for being “scantily-dressed”.Police are at the scene of the attack It is understood the family live in Nantes in north west France. The attacker was named locally as Mohamed Boufarkouch, 37 from Paris, who was also on holiday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paul Le Guen Turns Down Super Eagles Jobsaid Le Guen will be assisted by Nigerian Salisu Yusuf, who takes the role of C
Paul Le Guen Turns Down Super Eagles Job
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
said Le Guen will be assisted by Nigerian Salisu Yusuf, who takes the role of Chief Coach. Le Guen, 52, played for Brest, Nantes and Paris Saint Germain and won 17 caps for France, before coaching Rennes, Lyon, PSG (in France) and Glasgow Rangers... Read more
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Evening Standard
Mark Cavendish exits Tour de France to concentrate on Olympicscyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for
Mark Cavendish exits Tour de France to concentrate on Olympics
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
cyclists pose before the first stage of the Tour de France Reporters wait for the racing cyclists during the 3rd stage Nantes-Bordeaux of the 26th Tour de Franc Belgian cyclist Jef Demuysere during the 3rd stage of the 26th Tour de France... Read more
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