the 2006 World Cup

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FIFA
Williams: Soca Warriors ready to bounce backTobago Football Association to turn to Lawrence to steady the ship. A member of
FIFA / Posted yesterday
Tobago Football Association to turn to Lawrence to steady the ship. A member of the Soca Warriors side that qualified for the 2006 World Cup in Germany, Lawrence’s knowledge of trying to qualify from CONCACAF has been invaluable to Williams and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Paulinho to Barcelona and 10 of the most bizarre transfers of all timeblue, with Premier League fans suddenly waking up and realising that West Ham h
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
blue, with Premier League fans suddenly waking up and realising that West Ham had gone out and signed two of the stars of the 2006 World Cup overnight. If there was something that seemed dodgy about the transfer that's because there was something... Read more
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HITC Sport
Photo: Former Japan international at Leeds United as he begins new roleUtrecht. He earned 23 international caps for Japan, scoring three goals, which
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Utrecht. He earned 23 international caps for Japan, scoring three goals, which included one which helped them qualify for the 2006 World Cup. One of the goals came in the 1995 Umbro Cup at Nottingham Forest's City Ground, a 2-2 draw against a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
'Penalty specialist' Simon Mignolet reveals his standout moment at Liverpoolon April 8, 2017 The Belgium international also told of his respect for legend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 6 days ago
on April 8, 2017 The Belgium international also told of his respect for legendary Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon. The 2006 World Cup winner was part of the Juventus side that finished runners-up to Real Madrid in last season's Champions... Read more
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NZCity
Wilkshire home for starting A-League rolewith Sky Blues coach Graham Arnold, a Socceroos assistant in the early days of
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
with Sky Blues coach Graham Arnold, a Socceroos assistant in the early days of his international career, including at the 2006 World Cup. Wilkshire is set to step in at right back at Sydney FC for Rhyan Grant, who suffered an ACL injury in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wilkshire after starting role at Sky Blueswith Sky Blues coach Graham Arnold, a Socceroos assistant in the early days of
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
with Sky Blues coach Graham Arnold, a Socceroos assistant in the early days of his international career, including at the 2006 World Cup. Wilkshire is set to step in at right back at Sydney FC for Rhyan Grant, who suffered an ACL injury in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
The Totally Football Show might just have started a sports podcast revolutionthree or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and su
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
three or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and suddenly it’s all over Twitter.” Italy lift the 2006 World Cup (Cathal McNaughton/PA) Football Weekly has been going since the 2006 World Cup, and won last year’s... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Totally Football Show might just have started a sports podcast revolutionthree or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and su
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
three or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and suddenly it’s all over Twitter.” Italy lift the 2006 World Cup (Cathal McNaughton/PA) Football Weekly has been going since the 2006 World Cup, and won last year’s... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The Totally Football Show might just have started a sports podcast revolutionthree or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and su
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
three or four years ago nobody would have noticed, but it’s happened now and suddenly it’s all over Twitter.” Italy lift the 2006 World Cup – (Cathal McNaughton/PA) Football Weekly has been going since the 2006 World Cup, and won last year’s... Read more
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Football365
James Richardson on Football Italia, podcasts and the futurea little bit in terms of TV football. So how did it feel when Sean Ingle at the
Football365 / Posted 12 days ago
a little bit in terms of TV football. So how did it feel when Sean Ingle at the Guardian asked you to do a podcast during the 2006 World Cup? I was writing for the Guardian anyway and I knew Sean really well, so when he suggested they were going... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Tottenham captain Lloris: Buffon an absolute legendthe most respected goalkeepers of all time, winning eight consecutive Serie A t
tribalfootball.com / Posted 13 days ago
the most respected goalkeepers of all time, winning eight consecutive Serie A titles, four Italian Cups, the UEFA Cup and the 2006 World Cup. And Lloris has lauded Buffon before their respective sides meet on Saturday. "There is something... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Buffon 'inspired' me as a teenager - Lloris39, has enjoyed an illustrious career, winning eight Serie A titles, four Coppa
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 13 days ago
39, has enjoyed an illustrious career, winning eight Serie A titles, four Coppa Italia trophies, the UEFA Cup and the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The Juve captain, who joined from Parma in 2001, is still at the peak of his powers, helping... Read more
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Goal.com
Gary Neville, Maradona & the Top 10 worst managers of all time- Stiliyan Petrov was one of two captains to quit the team after a row with the
Goal.com / Posted 14 days ago
- Stiliyan Petrov was one of two captains to quit the team after a row with the coach. After failing to qualify for both the 2006 World Cup and Euro 2008, he resigned as coach. Subsequent spells at Celta Vigo, Mamelodi Sundowns, Litex Lovech and... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Is London football losing its soul?architects Herzog & De Meuron in January, looks pretty similar to their Bayern
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
architects Herzog & De Meuron in January, looks pretty similar to their Bayern Munich Allianz Arena project (built for the 2006 World Cup), in being a closed structure with stands at a steep angle. The grandness of Chelsea's plans mean their... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher trade insults in hilarious penalty challengeto speak of during his career, while Carragher took a couple of penalties in sh
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
to speak of during his career, while Carragher took a couple of penalties in shootouts, famously missing one for England at the 2006 World Cup and scoring for Liverpool in the 2001 League Cup final. And the insults flew between the pair, with... Read more
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Football365
Exclusive: James Richardson to leave Guardian Football Weeklynews will come as a blow to the Guardian, who have hosted the podcast since its
Football365 / Posted 16 days ago
news will come as a blow to the Guardian, who have hosted the podcast since its founding as a daily show during the 2006 World Cup. Football Weekly is the current holder of the Football Supporters’ Federation Podcast of the Year... Read more
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express
FRANCE V ITALY: Macron ally desperately tries to defend shipyard policy as Rome furiousa cartoon compared Mr Macron to Zinedine Zidane - the French footballer who hea
express / Posted 16 days ago
a cartoon compared Mr Macron to Zinedine Zidane - the French footballer who head-butted an Italian defender during the 2006 World Cup final. Ferruccio De Bortoli, the former editor of Corriere, suggested that Mr Macron was acting like a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Murray a fan's favourite who made Australia fall in love with footballvoice from a welcoming face, with the most welcoming of words. Australia was a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
voice from a welcoming face, with the most welcoming of words. Australia was about to play Japan in its first game of the 2006 World Cup, and Les Murray was there to greet us. And so he would be from then on. Whenever Australia's Socceroos... Read more
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ESPN FC
U.S. captain Michael Bradley enjoying a resurgence under Bruce Arenaonce. And it was Arena who actually gave Bradley his first cap, a late cameo in
ESPN FC / Posted 19 days ago
once. And it was Arena who actually gave Bradley his first cap, a late cameo in a friendly against Venezuela just prior to the 2006 World Cup when Bradley wasn't even a member of the World Cup squad. "I probably saw him the week he was born,"... Read more
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Football365
Robinson retires after 375 PL appearancesClarets boss Dyche added. As an international, Robinson went to Euro 2004 and
Football365 / Posted 19 days ago
Clarets boss Dyche added. As an international, Robinson went to Euro 2004 and was England’s first-choice goalkeeper at the 2006 World Cup, but he was dropped for the crucial qualifier against Croatia at Wembley in 2007 which the Three Lions... Read more
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Goal.com
Juventus keeper Gianluigi Buffon on retirement: This could be my final seasonhelp Juve repeat the achievements we’ve done in the past.” Despite a storied c
Goal.com / Posted 20 days ago
help Juve repeat the achievements we’ve done in the past.” Despite a storied career that includes eight Serie A titles and the 2006 World Cup, the Champions League trophy continues to elude the goalkeeper, who is insistent his career will not be... Read more
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The World Game
Sydney FC link has Wilkshire pondering A-League stintwatch some baseball!" The right-back, whose technical qualities were first har
The World Game / Posted 20 days ago
watch some baseball!" The right-back, whose technical qualities were first harnessed by Guus Hiddink in the build up to the 2006 World Cup, was cut at the eleventh hour by Ange Postecoglou on the eve the 2014 World Cup. He has quietly continued... Read more
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Football Australia
Stories of Australia's World Cup qualification: 2005The campaign for the 2006 World Cup began in Adelaide in May 2004 with the OFC
Football Australia / Posted 23 days ago
The campaign for the 2006 World Cup began in Adelaide in May 2004 with the OFC Nations Cup, which doubled as Oceania's World Cup qualification. Australia defeated New Zealand, Fiji, Tahiti and Vanuatu but suffered a shock 3-3 draw with Solomon... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sure you want it, Alvaro? The very weird recent history of Chelsea's No. 9 shirtWEIRDKhalid Boulahrouz - 2006/07Just utter madness (Image: Birmingham Post and
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
WEIRDKhalid Boulahrouz - 2006/07Just utter madness (Image: Birmingham Post and Mail) An £8.5m signing from Hamburg after the 2006 World Cup, the Dutch CENTRE-BACK had the cheek to inexplicably take the No. 9 shirt simply because it was... Read more
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Chelsea FC
Blues in the newsplayed for French Guiana even though he is, well, French. Yes, our winger Malou
Chelsea FC / Posted 26 days ago
played for French Guiana even though he is, well, French. Yes, our winger Malouda, the player who won the penalty in the 2006 World Cup final - for France - and played another 79 times for… France, turned out for the South American country of... Read more
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Vavel
The A-Z of forgotten football heroes: C - Grégory Coupetto make his mark at international level. He deputised well, and was regularly
Vavel / Posted 27 days ago
to make his mark at international level. He deputised well, and was regularly rotated with Barthez in the lead-up to the 2006 World Cup as Domenech kept his cards close to his chest on who would get the nod. Despite a - not unreasonable -... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Dr Hannibal Najjar — lifelong learnerand hope for the local game several years later as the Soca Warriors, studded w
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
and hope for the local game several years later as the Soca Warriors, studded with a number of his former players went to the 2006 World Cup in Germany. He remembers, “I think what we had at the time is players that came from a developmental path.... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich City on tour: One surefire way to annoy Daniel FarkeEredivisie club Groningen have been recent neighbours. Portugal’s national side
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
Eredivisie club Groningen have been recent neighbours. Portugal’s national side, no less, used it as their base for the 2006 World Cup. Farke himself played no part in the choice of venue but the City head coach is very much the focal... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich City on tour: One surefire way to annoy Daniel FarkeEredivisie club Groningen have been recent neighbours. Portugal’s national side
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 28 days ago
Eredivisie club Groningen have been recent neighbours. Portugal’s national side, no less, used it as their base for the 2006 World Cup. Farke himself played no part in the choice of venue but the City head coach is very much the focal... Read more
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ESPN FC
Germany great Franz Beckenbauer questioned in corruption probesoccer great Franz Beckenbauer has been questioned in a Swiss federal investiga
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
soccer great Franz Beckenbauer has been questioned in a Swiss federal investigation of suspected corruption linked to the 2006 World Cup. Criminal proceedings against Beckenbauer and three other German members of the 2006 tournament... Read more
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ESPN FC
Andres Guardado has unfinished business to settle in La Ligaa name that is not new in La Liga. His arrival to Deportivo was applauded, and
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
a name that is not new in La Liga. His arrival to Deportivo was applauded, and it didn't take him long to showcase why in the 2006 World Cup, when then-Mexico manager Ricardo La Volpe put him in El Tri's starting XI against Argentina in the round... Read more
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ESPN FC
FIFA's Garcia report: Bribes, paintings and gifts galore in World Cup bidsGerman. Beckenbauer is currently under investigation by FIFA's Ethics Committee
ESPN FC / Posted 29 days ago
German. Beckenbauer is currently under investigation by FIFA's Ethics Committee and in a separate Swiss investigation into the 2006 World Cup. Japanese bearing gifts The Japan 2022 bid provided Garcia with a list of all the gifts they had given... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Roma legend Francesco Totti confirms club director role after retirementTotti played 786 matches for Roma in total after joining as a schoolboy in 1989
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total after joining as a schoolboy in 1989, scoring a club-record 307 goals, and won the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The former attacking midfielder will work alongside new Roma sporting director Monchi, who... Read more
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soccernews
World Cup winner Zaccardo looking for new club... on LinkedInprofessional soccer player and strong!!!” Zaccardo earned 17 international cap
soccernews / Posted 29 days ago
professional soccer player and strong!!!” Zaccardo earned 17 international caps for Italy, three of those coming at the 2006 World Cup. During his career, Zaccardo has also played for Bologna, Palermo, Wolfsburg – where he won the... Read more
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Soccer Way
World Cup winner Zaccardo looking for new club... on LinkedIn professional soccer player and strong!!!" Zaccardo earned 17 international cap
Soccer Way / Posted 29 days ago
professional soccer player and strong!!!" Zaccardo earned 17 international caps for Italy, three of those coming at the 2006 World Cup. During his career, Zaccardo has also played for Bologna, Palermo, Wolfsburg – where he won the... Read more
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The World Game
World Cup winner Zaccardo looking for new club on LinkedInprofessional soccer player and strong!!!" Zaccardo earned 17 international cap
The World Game / Posted 29 days ago
professional soccer player and strong!!!" Zaccardo earned 17 international caps for Italy, three of those coming at the 2006 World Cup. During his career, Zaccardo has also played for Bologna, Palermo, Wolfsburg – where he won the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Euro Deals: Totti’s Roma return, $95m Barca linkson, I’m turning over a new leaf.” Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total,
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
on, I’m turning over a new leaf.” Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total, scoring a club-record 307 goals, and won the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The former attacking midfielder will work alongside new Roma sporting director Monchi and... Read more
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News.com.au
Euro Deals: Totti’s Roma return, $95m Barca linkson, I’m turning over a new leaf.” Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total,
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
on, I’m turning over a new leaf.” Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total, scoring a club-record 307 goals, and won the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The former attacking midfielder will work alongside new Roma sporting director Monchi and... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
‘Serious And Professional Soccer Player And Strong!!!’ – World Cup Winner Cristian Zaccardo Posts Job Plea On LinkedInA member of the Italian squad which lifted the 2006 World Cup, Crisitian Zaccar
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 29 days ago
A member of the Italian squad which lifted the 2006 World Cup, Crisitian Zaccardo has taken to LinkedIn in search of a new club. The wing-back appeared for Serie B side Vicenza last season, with the team ultimately relegated at the end of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Totti confirms retirement to take Roma roleon, I'm turning over a new leaf." Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total,
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
on, I'm turning over a new leaf." Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total, scoring a club-record 307 goals, and won the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The former attacking midfielder will work alongside new Roma sporting director Monchi and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Totti confirms retirement to take Roma roleon, I'm turning over a new leaf." Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
on, I'm turning over a new leaf." Totti played 786 matches for Roma in total, scoring a club-record 307 goals, and won the 2006 World Cup with Italy. The former attacking midfielder will work alongside new Roma sporting director Monchi and... Read more
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soccernews
Former England goalkeeper Robinson retiresretirement from football due to a back injury. Robinson won 41 caps for his co
soccernews / Posted 30 days ago
retirement from football due to a back injury. Robinson won 41 caps for his country and was first choice for England at the 2006 World Cup. He has been with Burnley since January 2016, making three Premier League starts last season. The... Read more
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Soccer Way
Former England goalkeeper Robinson retires retirement from football due to a back injury. Robinson won 41 caps for his co
Soccer Way / Posted 30 days ago
retirement from football due to a back injury. Robinson won 41 caps for his country and was first choice for England at the 2006 World Cup. He has been with Burnley since January 2016, making three Premier League starts last season. The... Read more
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Goal.com
Chelsea’s 15 worst signings of all timewas inconsistent in his first season, earning only 15 starts in an already stro
Goal.com / Posted 30 days ago
was inconsistent in his first season, earning only 15 starts in an already strong Chelsea side. He ended up missing out on the 2006 World Cup in Germany and he ultimately rejoined Manchester City for a fee thought to be around £8.5m. He made 125... Read more
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Island Packet
Miazga's late goal gives US 1st place in Gold Cup groupKlinsmann in November and returned for his second stint as coach. Arena tied Bo
Island Packet / Posted a month ago
Klinsmann in November and returned for his second stint as coach. Arena tied Bob Bradley (10-0-1), who replaced him after the 2006 World Cup, for the longest unbeaten streak at the start of an American coaching tenure. For the first-ever matchup... Read more
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DW
A star dies, a stinker comes |like a 140-million-euro football academy as well as for future costs incurred b
DW / Posted 1 months ago
like a 140-million-euro football academy as well as for future costs incurred by the scandal around the awarding of the 2006 World Cup, which took place on home turf. And, believe it or not, for amateur and youth football. After all,... Read more
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The Star
French Guiana fined, forfeit match for fielding Maloudaof FIFA. Malouda, who now plays his club football in India with Delhi Dynamos,
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
of FIFA. Malouda, who now plays his club football in India with Delhi Dynamos, made 80 appearances for France, including the 2006 World Cup final against Italy, which they lost on penalties. The former Chelsea and Olympique Lyon player, who did... Read more
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dna
French Guiana fined, forfeit match for fielding Maloudaof FIFA. Malouda, who now plays his club football in India with Delhi Dynamos,
dna / Posted 1 months ago
of FIFA. Malouda, who now plays his club football in India with Delhi Dynamos, made 80 appearances for France, including the 2006 World Cup final against Italy, which they lost on penalties. The former Chelsea and Olympique Lyon player, who did... Read more
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Goal.com
Whatever happened to Marco Materazzi? The World Cup winner who found glory in Indiawill not miss him. As everyone knows, the Italian was on the receiving end of
Goal.com / Posted 1 months ago
will not miss him. As everyone knows, the Italian was on the receiving end of Zinedine Zidane’s infamous headbutt in the 2006 World Cup final, but to only remember Materazzi for that and not his glittering club career would be doing him a... Read more

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