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soccernews
Georgia v Scotland: Tbilisi trip has must-win feel for RobertsonScotland defender Andrew Robertson says their Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia
Georgia v Scotland: Tbilisi trip has must-win feel for Robertson
soccernews / Posted 44 minutes ago
Scotland defender Andrew Robertson says their Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia has the air of a must-win fixture as the race for a place at the tournament heats up. Gordon Strachan’s men head to Tbilisi on Friday sat third in Group D with 11 points,... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe with Le Meridien BatumiLe Méridien Brand to Debut in the Republic of Georgia’s Spectacular Resort Dest
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe with Le Meridien Batumi
Hospitality Net / Posted an hour ago
Le Méridien Brand to Debut in the Republic of Georgia’s Spectacular Resort Destination in 2018, Unlocking the City’s Rich Cultural Heritage, Modern Architecture &... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
International review: Ayew on targetJordan Ayew was the hero as Ghana beat Congo 3-2 in an international friendly.
International review: Ayew on target
Aston Villa FC / Posted 2 hours ago
Jordan Ayew was the hero as Ghana beat Congo 3-2 in an international friendly. Ayew netted an injury time winner to give Ghana an entertaining victory as Congo christened their new Kintelle Stadium in Brazzaville. Kick-off in the match at the new... Read more
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Business Wire
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe with Le Meridien BatumiSTAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NY
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe with Le Meridien Batumi
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), in partnership with Red-Co Ltd, today announced that its Paris-born Le Méridien brand will open in Batumi, the brand’s first location in the Republic of Georgia.... Read more
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International Business Times
BitFury stamps its footprint on future of green Bitcoin mining with ASIC chip Bitcoin mining giant BitFury is stamping its zero-carbon footprint intentions o
BitFury stamps its footprint on future of green Bitcoin mining with ASIC chip
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Bitcoin mining giant BitFury is stamping its zero-carbon footprint intentions on the Bitcoin network with the design completion and tape-out of its 16nm transaction processing ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit). Green Bitcoin mining is... Read more
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Civil Georgia
New Foreign Minister Lays Out PrioritiesForeign Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili addresses Georgian diplomats at an annual
New Foreign Minister Lays Out Priorities
Civil Georgia / Posted 6 hours ago
Foreign Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili addresses Georgian diplomats at an annual ambassadorial meeting in Tbilisi, September 2, 2015. Photo: Georgian MFA Making full use of Georgia’s potential in east-west transit route is “vitally” important to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Marshall: My pal Maloney can fire us to Euro 2016 now he's cut out the commuteSpeaking at his old school, St Thomas' Primary in Riddrie as he supported Tesco
Marshall: My pal Maloney can fire us to Euro 2016 now he's cut out the commute
heraldscotland / Posted 8 hours ago
Speaking at his old school, St Thomas' Primary in Riddrie as he supported Tesco Bank's Football Challenge, Marshall said: “He’s been brilliant. “He’s played really well and scored some great goals. The goal in Ireland in the summer was massive for... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Marshall: My pal Maloney will be flying now he's cut out the commuteDavid Marshall is confident that Scotland won’t be caught napping in Tbilisi –
Marshall: My pal Maloney will be flying now he's cut out the commute
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 hours ago
David Marshall is confident that Scotland won’t be caught napping in Tbilisi – especially now that star man Shaun Maloney has returned home. Maloney has been a pivotal figure in the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign so far despite the strain of a... Read more
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Scotsman
James Morrison: Playing for Scotland my greatest test James Morrison at Mar Hall, Bishopton. Picture: SNS JAMES Morrison has spent
James Morrison: Playing for Scotland my greatest test
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
James Morrison at Mar Hall, Bishopton. Picture: SNS JAMES Morrison has spent the best part of the last decade earning his living in the self-styled “greatest league in the world”, managing to... Read more
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Scotsman
Germany on hold as Greer only has eyes for Georgia Gordon Greer expects a tough test against Georgia on Friday. Picture: SNS DON
Germany on hold as Greer only has eyes for Georgia
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
Gordon Greer expects a tough test against Georgia on Friday. Picture: SNS DON’T mention the Germans. This is Gordon Greer’s attitude as he prepares for Scotland’s epic three days. The world... Read more
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heraldscotland
Morrison eyes Georgian goal to cement his status as Scotland's star signing“I should probably have a bit more but I often find that opportunities to score
Morrison eyes Georgian goal to cement his status as Scotland's star signing
heraldscotland / Posted 18 hours ago
“I should probably have a bit more but I often find that opportunities to score are quite hard to come by,” said Morrison. “The games are always quite close. I play a different role for Scotland than I do for West Brom - we have two midfielders who... Read more
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heraldscotland
Marshall: My pal Maloney can fire us to Euro 2016Speaking at his old school, St Thomas' Primary in Riddrie as he supported Tesco
Marshall: My pal Maloney can fire us to Euro 2016
heraldscotland / Posted 18 hours ago
Speaking at his old school, St Thomas' Primary in Riddrie as he supported Tesco Bank's Football Challenge, Marshall said: “He’s been brilliant. “He’s played really well and scored some great goals. The goal in Ireland in the summer was massive for... Read more
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JTA
For aliyah promoters, Ukraine’s troubles provide a boostRabbi Shlomo Neeman, left, founder of the Kiev-based Zionist Seminary, and staf
For aliyah promoters, Ukraine’s troubles provide a boost
JTA / Posted 20 hours ago
Rabbi Shlomo Neeman, left, founder of the Kiev-based Zionist Seminary, and staff at the Tchelet summer camp in the Republic of Georgia, Aug. 19, 2015. (Eliyahu Yurovsky) TBILISI, Georgia (JTA) — Until April of last year, Julia Podinovskaya felt like... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Canada makes nine changes to roster ahead of World Cup warmup against GeorgiaTORONTO - Coach Kieran Crowley has made nine changes to his lineup for Canada's
Canada makes nine changes to roster ahead of World Cup warmup against Georgia
Brandon Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
TORONTO - Coach Kieran Crowley has made nine changes to his lineup for Canada's penultimate Rugby World Cup warmup against Georgia on Wednesday in the London suburb of Esher. The Canadian men are coming off a 19-12 win over the Glasgow Warriors in... Read more
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Mississauga News
Canada makes changes for Georgia matchTORONTO - Coach Kieran Crowley has made nine changes to his lineup for Canada's
Canada makes changes for Georgia match
Mississauga News / Posted 20 hours ago
TORONTO - Coach Kieran Crowley has made nine changes to his lineup for Canada's penultimate Rugby World Cup warmup against Georgia on Wednesday in the London suburb of Esher. The Canadian men are coming off a 19-12 win over the Glasgow Warriors in... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Georgia On His MindThe first time former U.S. REp. Sam Gejdenson arrived in Georgia, sent as part
Georgia On His Mind
New Haven Independent / Posted 23 hours ago
The first time former U.S. REp. Sam Gejdenson arrived in Georgia, sent as part of a National Democratic Institute delegation with John McCain and Strobe Talbott in 2002, the country struck him as having far more surprises than he had planned... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia Finalizes Deal on Nenskra Hydropower ProjectThe Georgian government, South Korea’s K-Water and Italian builder Salini Impre
Georgia Finalizes Deal on Nenskra Hydropower Project
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
The Georgian government, South Korea’s K-Water and Italian builder Salini Impregilo signed series of contracts in Tbilisi on August 31 paving the way for the launch of construction of 280MW Nenskra hydro power plant in the mountainous region of... Read more
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Aston Villa FC
International preview: Seven on dutyVilla have seven players away on international duty over these next two weeks.
International preview: Seven on duty
Aston Villa FC / Posted yesterday
Villa have seven players away on international duty over these next two weeks. They take part in a range of games, including African Cup of Nations qualifiers, Euro 2016 qualifiers and friendlies. Jordan Ayew is away with Ghana for two... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill (pictured) has begun preparations
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill (pictured) has begun preparations for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill... Read more
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Football.co.uk
McGhee focuses on the action as Scotland seek to secure Euro 2016 qualification Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
McGhee focuses on the action as Scotland seek to secure Euro 2016 qualification
Football.co.uk / Posted yesterday
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Govt Reshuffle Involving Economy, Foreign MinistersGiorgi Kvirikashvili, who held Economy Minister’s post since late 2012, has bee
Govt Reshuffle Involving Economy, Foreign Ministers
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who held Economy Minister’s post since late 2012, has been appointed as new Foreign Minister, replacing Tamar Beruchashvili. Kvirikashvili will retain his position of Deputy PM, said PM Irakli Garibashvili while announcing... Read more
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BBC Football
Marshall focussed on task at handDavid Marshall: Scotland & Cardiff keeper on West Brom speculation Euro 2016 q
Marshall focussed on task at hand
BBC Football / Posted yesterday
David Marshall: Scotland & Cardiff keeper on West Brom speculation Euro 2016 qualifying Group D: Georgia v Scotland Venue: Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena, Tbilisi Date: Friday 4 September Kick-off: 17:00 BST Coverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
McCall: No chances taken over Brown ahead of Georgia clashSTUART McCALL has revealed no chances will be taken over the fitness of Scotlan
McCall: No chances taken over Brown ahead of Georgia clash
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
STUART McCALL has revealed no chances will be taken over the fitness of Scotland captain Scott Brown ahead of Friday night in Georgia. The Celtic skipper went off with an impact injury during the Parkhead club’s 3-1 victory over St Johnstone on... Read more
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Scotsman
Mark McGhee: Scotland can’t do without Scott Brown Brown sits out training yesterday, but is fully expected to play in the vital
Mark McGhee: Scotland can’t do without Scott Brown
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Brown sits out training yesterday, but is fully expected to play in the vital European qualifier. Picture: SNS SCOTLAND assistant manager Mark McGhee admits to drawing a sharp intake of breath when... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Celtic set to strengthen with signings of Ryan Christie and Jozo Simunovic before window closesCELTIC are set to strengthen their squad with the signing of Ryan Christie and
Celtic set to strengthen with signings of Ryan Christie and Jozo Simunovic before window closes
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
CELTIC are set to strengthen their squad with the signing of Ryan Christie and Jozo Simunovic before the summer transfer window closes today after agreeing fees totalling just under £5 million with Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Dinamo Zagreb... Read more
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heraldscotland
Maloney has Georgia on his mind as Scotland go back to the futureBURIED deep in a cupboard, drawer or cardboard box amongst sundry other keepsak
Maloney has Georgia on his mind as Scotland go back to the future
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
BURIED deep in a cupboard, drawer or cardboard box amongst sundry other keepsakes from a career at the sharp end of football is the ill-fated maroon third jersey which Shaun Maloney wore in Tbilisi in October 2007. The 32-year-old’s memories of that... Read more
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heraldscotland
Celtic set to strengthen with signings of Ryan Christie and Jozo Simunovic before window closesHowever, the Glasgow club had last night still to agree a transfer fee with Sou
Celtic set to strengthen with signings of Ryan Christie and Jozo Simunovic before window closes
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
However, the Glasgow club had last night still to agree a transfer fee with Southampton for their Dutch centre half Virgil van Dijk - they are holding out for at least £10 million for the 24-year-old defender. Meanwhile, Stefan Scepovic, the Serbian... Read more
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heraldscotland
Regan: Managers should lay off Scotland's referees“It’s difficult to comment on what could be live cases, so I can’t go into the
Regan: Managers should lay off Scotland's referees
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
“It’s difficult to comment on what could be live cases, so I can’t go into the specifics of the two instances in the weekend just past,” he said. “But what I would say, in the case of Andrew Dallas for example, is that he’s done 11 Premiership... Read more
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heraldscotland
Stephen McManus tells Graham Spiers that Strachan is 'best-ever' boss“Secondly, he is a very hands-on coach. At some clubs the manager does very lit
Stephen McManus tells Graham Spiers that Strachan is 'best-ever' boss
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
“Secondly, he is a very hands-on coach. At some clubs the manager does very little on the training ground, but Gordon wants to oversee everything with his players. And there is a purpose to everything he does. Nothing is over-complicated: he is a... Read more
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express
Mark McGhee believes Scotland game will be perfect for Celtic players THE Celtic players in Scotland’s squad can use their week with the national t
Mark McGhee believes Scotland game will be perfect for Celtic players
express / Posted yesterday
THE Celtic players in Scotland’s squad can use their week with the national team to wipe away some of their Champions League embarrassment, according to assistant manager Mark... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Mark McGhee focuses on the action as Scotland seek to secure Euro 2016 qualificationMark McGhee insists the Scotland camp will not waste their time trying to work
Mark McGhee focuses on the action as Scotland seek to secure Euro 2016 qualification
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Mark McGhee insists the Scotland camp will not waste their time trying to work out Euro 2016 qualification prospects ahead of the double-header against Georgia and Germany. After six Group D fixtures the Scots are in third place with 11 points, two... Read more
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heraldscotland
Stephen McManus: Strachan is the best boss I ever worked for“Secondly, he is a very hands-on coach. At some clubs the manager does very lit
Stephen McManus: Strachan is the best boss I ever worked for
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
“Secondly, he is a very hands-on coach. At some clubs the manager does very little on the training ground, but Gordon wants to oversee everything with his players. And there is a purpose to everything he does. Nothing is over-complicated: he is a... Read more
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Scotsman
Shaun Maloney looks to make amends against GeorgiaSHAUN Maloney is going into Scotland’s clash with Georgia as confident as he ha
Shaun Maloney looks to make amends against Georgia
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
SHAUN Maloney is going into Scotland’s clash with Georgia as confident as he has been in his international career as he looks to make amends for one of his biggest international disappointments. Maloney was in the Scotland team that lost 2-0 in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Shaun Maloney in confident mood ahead of Scotland's qualifying fixturesShaun Maloney is going into Scotland's clash with Georgia as confident as he ha
Shaun Maloney in confident mood ahead of Scotland's qualifying fixtures
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Shaun Maloney is going into Scotland's clash with Georgia as confident as he has been in his international career as he looks to make amends for one of his biggest international disappointments. Maloney was in the Scotland team that lost 2-0 in... Read more
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Football.co.uk
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet Le
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty
Football.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
Barclays Premier League Sky Bet Championship Sky Bet League One Sky Bet League Two Scottish Premiership Scottish Championship Scottish Division 1 Scottish Division... Read more
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BBC Football
Scots anticipate tough Georgia gameScotland preparing for tough Georgia challenge - Mark McGhee Scotland assistan
Scots anticipate tough Georgia game
BBC Football / Posted 2 days ago
Scotland preparing for tough Georgia challenge - Mark McGhee Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee says the players will be prepared for the best Georgia can offer on Friday. Georgia have only three points from six Euro 2016 qualifying group games... Read more
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Irish Examiner
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty | Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 03:10 PM Republic of Ireland bo
O'Neill accepts transfers may mean he releases players from Ireland duty
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 03:10 PM Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill will not... Read more
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Irish Examiner
O'Neill accepts transfer may mean he releases players from Ireland duty | Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 03:10 PM Republic of Ireland bo
O'Neill accepts transfer may mean he releases players from Ireland duty
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 31, 2015 - 03:10 PM Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill will not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bulgarian weightlifters' bans upheld by CASSOFIA: Bulgarian weightlifters banned over doping violations will not compete a
Bulgarian weightlifters' bans upheld by CAS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SOFIA: Bulgarian weightlifters banned over doping violations will not compete at the world championships after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upheld the punishments imposed by the sport's international governing body (IWF). "CAS confirmed... Read more
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Civil Georgia
GD Names Candidates for MP By-ElectionsGeorgian Dream ruling coalition named on Monday its majoritarian MP candidates
GD Names Candidates for MP By-Elections
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 days ago
Georgian Dream ruling coalition named on Monday its majoritarian MP candidates for by-elections in two single-mandate constituencies, Martvili and Sagarejo, scheduled for late October. Soso Danelia, who has worked for the Georgian embassy in Italy,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scotland toast new deal with Tennent's as they kick off preparations for Euro 2016 double headerSCOTLAND are set to announce a lucrative £1 million deal with Tennent’s ahead o
Scotland toast new deal with Tennent's as they kick off preparations for Euro 2016 double header
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
SCOTLAND are set to announce a lucrative £1 million deal with Tennent’s ahead of their massive Euro 2016 double header with Georgia and Germany. Tennent’s will become the official beer partner of the national team in a three year agreement which... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland toast new deal with Tennent's as they kick off preparations for Euro 2016 double headerScotland is in third place in Group D behind only Poland and World Cup holders
Scotland toast new deal with Tennent's as they kick off preparations for Euro 2016 double header
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Scotland is in third place in Group D behind only Poland and World Cup holders Germany after six matches and has a chance to qualify automatically for the finals in France next year. Strachan’s side can take a huge step towards qualifying for their... Read more
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heraldscotland
Forget World Cup winners Germany, qualifier against Georgia is massive for Scotland's Euro 2016 hopesIt is a shrewd ploy which has clearly had the desired effect. The national team
Forget World Cup winners Germany, qualifier against Georgia is massive for Scotland's Euro 2016 hopes
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
It is a shrewd ploy which has clearly had the desired effect. The national team is in third place after six games and has a very real chance of progressing to the finals in France next year. Indeed, going through automatically is still not... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich City fan’s 4,400-mile round trip to see match in Georgia Jeremy Cameron is on his way to Georgia to watch Scotland play. Picture: Ian
Norwich City fan’s 4,400-mile round trip to see match in Georgia
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Jeremy Cameron is on his way to Georgia to watch Scotland play. Picture: Ian Burt Football supporters sing about following their team over land and sea, and for one Norwich City... Read more
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BBC Football
Armstrong likely to miss Scots tiesStuart Armstrong likely to miss Scotland's Euro qualifiers The 23-year-old mid
Armstrong likely to miss Scots ties
BBC Football / Posted 3 days ago
Stuart Armstrong likely to miss Scotland's Euro qualifiers The 23-year-old midfielder was the only uncapped player in Scotland manager Gordon Strachan's squad for the Euro qualifiers against Georgia and Germany. "I think he will be out for the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Georgia out for revenge against "lucky" ScotlandGIORGI Loria is not particularly well-known outside of Greece and his native Ge
Georgia out for revenge against "lucky" Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
GIORGI Loria is not particularly well-known outside of Greece and his native Georgia so if that status has changed by this time next week then there is every chance Scotland’s Euro 2016 aspirations have taken a dunt as a result. Loria has been the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Strachan: Scotland can still win the groupScotland’s form under Strachan lends itself to a positive outlook, although the
Strachan: Scotland can still win the group
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
Scotland’s form under Strachan lends itself to a positive outlook, although the Tartan Army could be forgiven for taking a more pessimistic view given the national team’s recent propensity for reaching promising positions only to eventually fall... Read more
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UEFA News
Futsal Cup - News – UEFA.comKremlin Bicêtre United, Hamburg Panthers and Nacional Zagreb all advanced to th
Futsal Cup - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 3 days ago
Kremlin Bicêtre United, Hamburg Panthers and Nacional Zagreb all advanced to the main round in style as preliminary round qualifying came to an end across Europe on Saturday. Main round groups (29 September to 4 October)(*Preliminary round... Read more
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BBC Football
Scotland place key to Maloney returnShaun Maloney: Scotland place big factor in return from US Shaun Maloney admit
Scotland place key to Maloney return
BBC Football / Posted 4 days ago
Shaun Maloney: Scotland place big factor in return from US Shaun Maloney admits guarding his place in the Scotland squad was a major factor in his decision to return to British football from Chicago Fire. The 32-year-old attacking midfielder has... Read more
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FOX News
Why Georgia's quest for Euro-Atlantic integration matters more than everSeven years after his invasion of the former Soviet Republic, Russian President
Why Georgia's quest for Euro-Atlantic integration matters more than ever
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Seven years after his invasion of the former Soviet Republic, Russian President Vladimir Putin is busy in Georgia again. Since early summer, Russian-backed security forces have been inching further into the country from the breakaway province of... Read more
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