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The Manila Times
Toni retires at end of ‘terrible’ Verona seasonwith Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing his retirement from fo
Toni retires at end of ‘terrible’ Verona season
The Manila Times / Posted 9 hours ago
with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing his retirement from football on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila). The 2006 World Cup winner has scored a total of 156 Serie A goals for eight different clubs throughout a storied career that... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Guus Hiddink Chelsea, Leicester, Claudio Ranieri win EPL bonus, Zinedine Zidane, Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madridboots after a final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after
Guus Hiddink Chelsea, Leicester, Claudio Ranieri win EPL bonus, Zinedine Zidane, Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
boots after a final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing his retirement from football. The 2006 World Cup winner has scored a total of 156 Serie A goals for eight different clubs throughout a storied career that... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ranieri’s canny bonus thanks to Hiddink bombshellboots after a final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after
Ranieri’s canny bonus thanks to Hiddink bombshell
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
boots after a final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing his retirement from football. The 2006 World Cup winner has scored a total of 156 Serie A goals for eight different clubs throughout a storied career that... Read more
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give me sport
Ronaldo has named the best player he’s ever played with- in the pantheon of all-time greats. The French star, whose career ended in d
Ronaldo has named the best player he’s ever played with
give me sport / Posted yesterday
- in the pantheon of all-time greats. The French star, whose career ended in disgrace following his infamous red card at the 2006 World Cup final, surely falls into the same category occupied by the likes of Johan Cruyff, Alfredo di Stefano and... Read more
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DW
Former Bayern Munich striker Luca Toni retires at 38 after Indian summer at Verona |top scorer in Italy’s top flight last season with 22 goals. He is the oldest pl
Former Bayern Munich striker Luca Toni retires at 38 after Indian summer at Verona |
DW / Posted yesterday
top scorer in Italy’s top flight last season with 22 goals. He is the oldest player to top the scoring charts and in total, the 2006 World Cup winner scored 156 Serie A goals for eight different clubs. He is best remembered in Germany for his... Read more
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soccernews
Toni to retire after Juventus clashGolden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season.
Toni to retire after Juventus clash
soccernews / Posted yesterday
Golden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season. He was named in the all-star team at the 2006 World Cup in Germany after helping Italy to win the trophy for the fourth time. When asked if he had any regrets,... Read more
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Super Sport
Toni retires after 'terrible' seasona final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing h
Toni retires after 'terrible' season
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
a final Serie A game with Verona against Juventus on Sunday, after announcing his retirement from football on Wednesday. The 2006 World Cup winner has scored a total of 156 Serie A goals for eight different clubs throughout a storied career that... Read more
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Soccer Way
Toni to retire after Juventus clash Golden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season.
Toni to retire after Juventus clash
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
Golden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season. He was named in the all-star team at the 2006 World Cup in Germany after helping Italy to win the trophy for the fourth time. When asked if he had any regrets,... Read more
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Goal.com
Luca Toni to retire after Juventus clashGolden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season.
Luca Toni to retire after Juventus clash
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
Golden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-06 season. He was named in the all-star team at the 2006 World Cup in Germany after helping Italy to win the trophy for the fourth time. When asked if he had any regrets,... Read more
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The World Game
World Cup winner Toni to retire after Juventus clashGolden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-2006 seaso
World Cup winner Toni to retire after Juventus clash
The World Game / Posted yesterday
Golden Shoe after scoring 31 league goals for the latter in the 2005-2006 season. He was named in the all-star team at the 2006 World Cup in Germany after helping Italy to win the trophy for the fourth time. When asked if he had any regrets,... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Boruc triggers one year option clausehis career he has made over 300 club appearances and he has 58 international ca
Boruc triggers one year option clause
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
his career he has made over 300 club appearances and he has 58 international caps to his name, representing Poland at the 2006 World Cup and 2008 European Championships. Under former Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino, Boruc was a... Read more
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Faster Louder
12 great indie albums from 2006 that you need to revisit in 2016– Tower Of Love Another to benefit from an ad tie-in, Adidas’ use of ‘Eanie Me
12 great indie albums from 2006 that you need to revisit in 2016
Faster Louder / Posted yesterday
– Tower Of Love Another to benefit from an ad tie-in, Adidas’ use of ‘Eanie Meanie’ in their marketing in the run-up to the 2006 World Cup offered Noir a turn in the spotlight (and a supply of free promotional footballs). A regrouping of his... Read more
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The World Game
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Josip Skokofelt I should devote more time to my family. “So I told Graham Arnold, who had
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Josip Skoko
The World Game / Posted yesterday
felt I should devote more time to my family. “So I told Graham Arnold, who had briefly taken over the Socceroos team after the 2006 World Cup, that that was it for me but I would be available to help out the new generation if needed. “I got to... Read more
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Daily Mail
FA old guard kick Greg Dyke's reforms into the long grasswho has resigned from the German Football Association following the allegation,
FA old guard kick Greg Dyke's reforms into the long grass
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
who has resigned from the German Football Association following the allegation, still under investigation, that they bought the 2006 World Cup - continues to sit on the executive committees of both the world and European football ruling bodies.... Read more
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Squawka
Montella willing to replace Chelsea-bound Serie A winnerfrom his role with the Azzurri in the summer once Italy’s endeavours in the Eur
Montella willing to replace Chelsea-bound Serie A winner
Squawka / Posted 4 days ago
from his role with the Azzurri in the summer once Italy’s endeavours in the European Championships come to an end, leaving the 2006 World Cup winners in search of a new boss. A whole host of names have been mooted with the likes of Roberto... Read more
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express
What have the Nazis ever done for us? How Hitler’s legacy still lives on in Germanyapartments. And, of course, Colin looks at the stadium built for the 1936 Olym
What have the Nazis ever done for us? How Hitler’s legacy still lives on in Germany
express / Posted 5 days ago
apartments. And, of course, Colin looks at the stadium built for the 1936 Olympic Games, which became a football venue for the 2006 World Cup. He said: “On one hand it was a massive Nazi exercise, on the other it was the venue where black American... Read more
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SportsFan
Thompson ends 11-year Victory A-League careerfor most goals in an international match when he scored 13 against American Sam
Thompson ends 11-year Victory A-League career
SportsFan / Posted 5 days ago
for most goals in an international match when he scored 13 against American Samoa. He was part of Australia's squad at the 2006 World Cup in Germany, before helping the Socceroos qualify for the 2010 and 2014 tournaments. He has earned 54 caps... Read more
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sportwitness ning
Will of €25m man could decide Leeds transfer business this summerhas still managed to scored 9 times in the league, and at the age of 33 years h
Will of €25m man could decide Leeds transfer business this summer
sportwitness ning / Posted 6 days ago
has still managed to scored 9 times in the league, and at the age of 33 years has shown he can still provide goals. The 2006 World Cup winner had three seasons at Parma at the start of his career, scoring 56 goals in 116 games. Another... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
League grand final, Bruce Djite, Adelaide United, Western Sydney Wandererscareer. Just weeks after the Socceroos were knocked out of their suffered thei
League grand final, Bruce Djite, Adelaide United, Western Sydney Wanderers
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
career. Just weeks after the Socceroos were knocked out of their suffered their heartbreaking loss to Italy in the 2006 World Cup, Djite made his unofficial debut for Adelaide in a scoreless draw with Central Coast in the preseason... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bruce’s long road to glorycareer. Just weeks after the Socceroos were knocked out of their suffered thei
Bruce’s long road to glory
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
career. Just weeks after the Socceroos were knocked out of their suffered their heartbreaking loss to Italy in the 2006 World Cup, Djite made his unofficial debut for Adelaide in a scoreless draw with Central Coast in the preseason... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA EURO 2016The attacking midfielder eventually reversed his decision, however, and finally
UEFA EURO 2016
UEFA News / Posted 6 days ago
The attacking midfielder eventually reversed his decision, however, and finally bid farewell to the national team at the 2006 World Cup. Though never rewarded with silverware, Figo was certainly a worthy talisman for his country's 'Golden... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
After a Dozen Years At Zifa, It's Over for Mashingaidzein the saga that leads to the suspension, and eventual ban, of seven councilors
After a Dozen Years At Zifa, It's Over for Mashingaidze
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
in the saga that leads to the suspension, and eventual ban, of seven councilors including Francis Zimunya. He is sucked in the 2006 world cup ticket scam, where tickets for the global football showcase end up being sold, at grossly inflated prices... Read more
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Investopedia
Do Big Soccer Tournaments Boost Market Performance?Some economists forecast $9 billion in extra activity for the 2002 World Cup in
Do Big Soccer Tournaments Boost Market Performance?
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
Some economists forecast $9 billion in extra activity for the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea. Estimates for the 2006 World Cup in Germany reached $12 billion. Smaller figures, around $5 billion, were used for South Africa in... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Theo Walcott Strongly Linked With Potential Swap Deal After Shock Transfer Details EmergeArsenal Football Club for almost 10 years. It seems like only yesterday when a
Theo Walcott Strongly Linked With Potential Swap Deal After Shock Transfer Details Emerge
The Sport Bible / Posted 8 days ago
Arsenal Football Club for almost 10 years. It seems like only yesterday when a young, fresh faced teenager made history at the 2006 World Cup with England as Sven-Goran Eriksson bravely named 18-year-old Walcott in the 23-man squad all those years... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dele Alli cannot let his temper get the better of England at Euro 201623-man squad and is highly likely to start England’s first game against Russia
Dele Alli cannot let his temper get the better of England at Euro 2016
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
23-man squad and is highly likely to start England’s first game against Russia on 11 June. Rooney was expected to take the 2006 World Cup by storm but instead he was sent off as England crashed out in the quarter-finals after provocation from,... Read more
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Football365
Five players who moved from striker to midfielderthen-33-year-old was utilised in central defensive midfield. He captained Trini
Five players who moved from striker to midfielder
Football365 / Posted 8 days ago
then-33-year-old was utilised in central defensive midfield. He captained Trinidad and Tobago and flourished in the role at the 2006 World Cup, then returned to these shores under Roy Keane at Sunderland the same year. The gloriously besuited... Read more
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HITC Sport
Carragher explains why this Tottenham star is easy target like young Rooneyhis early days for Everton, Manchester United, and England, as displayed by inc
Carragher explains why this Tottenham star is easy target like young Rooney
HITC Sport / Posted 8 days ago
his early days for Everton, Manchester United, and England, as displayed by incidents such as the one against Portugal at the 2006 World Cup when he was sent off for kicking out at then-teammate Cristiano Ronaldo. The defender-turned pundit said... Read more
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give me sport
Jamie Carragher compares Dele Alli to a young Wayne Rooney after Claudio Yacob punchup."Alli punches YacobRooney's infamous red vs. Portugal Rooney was infamously
Jamie Carragher compares Dele Alli to a young Wayne Rooney after Claudio Yacob punch
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
up."Alli punches YacobRooney's infamous red vs. Portugal Rooney was infamously sent off for England against Portugal at the 2006 World Cup. The Manchester United man was only 20-years-old when he arrived in Germany as England’s leading man. But... Read more
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Squawka
Carragher: Why this Tottenham star reminds me of Wayne Rooney boiled over. Meanwhile, Rooney’s most high-profile displays of anger on the fi
Carragher: Why this Tottenham star reminds me of Wayne Rooney
Squawka / Posted 9 days ago
boiled over. Meanwhile, Rooney’s most high-profile displays of anger on the field include a stamp on Ricardo Carvalho at the 2006 World Cup with England, which led to his dismissal, and more recently his kick out at Stewart Downing during a... Read more
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New Kerala
Coach Ranieri denies Roma icon Totti moving to Leicester - newkerala.com #54223Totti is and will continue to be very useful to Roma." Ranieri worked with Tot
Coach Ranieri denies Roma icon Totti moving to Leicester - newkerala.com #54223
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Totti is and will continue to be very useful to Roma." Ranieri worked with Totti when he was the coach of Roma. Totti, the 2006 World Cup winner, is playing for Roma since 1992. This season, he has struggled to become a regular starter. He has... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA EURO 2016on penalties, and the UEFA EURO 2000 final, which Italy lost to France's golden
UEFA EURO 2016
UEFA News / Posted 10 days ago
on penalties, and the UEFA EURO 2000 final, which Italy lost to France's golden goal. It was ironic that Italy should win the 2006 World Cup without their talisman, but Maldini won EURO Team of the Tournament places in 1996 and 2000 not to mention... Read more
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The Peoples Person
Why Euro 2016 is a step too far for Marcus Rashfordcall-ups can be detrimental to a player’s development. Theo Walcott is a prime
Why Euro 2016 is a step too far for Marcus Rashford
The Peoples Person / Posted 13 days ago
call-ups can be detrimental to a player’s development. Theo Walcott is a prime example. At 17, he was a shock pick for the 2006 World Cup squad. Sven-Göran Eriksson argued that being part of the tournament would prove valuable experience for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ginguba "Coordinates Basketball At Petro Clubde Luanda in the 2006/2007 season, won the Afrobasket2007 and worked in the 197
Ginguba "Coordinates Basketball At Petro Club
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
de Luanda in the 2006/2007 season, won the Afrobasket2007 and worked in the 1970s, with young group of Benfica de Luanda. He also chaired the national team in the 2006 world cup in Japan, where Angola reached 10th place, best ranking of the coun... Read more
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SportsFan
Blatter, Beckenbauer silent on WC06 bidFIFA president Sepp Blatter says he and Franz Beckenbauer have agreed not to co
Blatter, Beckenbauer silent on WC06 bid
SportsFan / Posted 13 days ago
FIFA president Sepp Blatter says he and Franz Beckenbauer have agreed not to communicate in the affair over the awarding of the 2006 World Cup in Germany. Blatter, now banned from football for six years, says he and the German football great will... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dele Alli would be a terrific rugby player, says England coach Jonessaw him meet perhaps an even more respected coach in his homeland in Hiddink, w
Dele Alli would be a terrific rugby player, says England coach Jones
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
saw him meet perhaps an even more respected coach in his homeland in Hiddink, who coached Australia to the second round of the 2006 World Cup. Dylan Hartley of England lifts the RBS Six Nations trophy after England won the Grand Slam. Pascal... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shearer signs new contract as BBC Match of the Day pundit until 2020has become a familiar face on the corporation's coverage of the Barclays Premie
Shearer signs new contract as BBC Match of the Day pundit until 2020
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
has become a familiar face on the corporation's coverage of the Barclays Premier League, FA Cup and major tournaments since the 2006 World Cup. He is a regular on Saturday and Sunday evening Match of the Day highlights programmes and will be part... Read more
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Vavel
Oddo dismisses Lazio links in favour of Pescara stayhimself from the Lazio job saying "Simone Inzaghi deserves it, I hope to be Coa
Oddo dismisses Lazio links in favour of Pescara stay
Vavel / Posted 15 days ago
himself from the Lazio job saying "Simone Inzaghi deserves it, I hope to be Coach here next year" he told Sky Italia. The 2006 World Cup winner admitted that he'd "never wished back luck on anyone in my life because I’m not envious." Oddo... Read more
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Daily Mail
West Ham hoping to parade ex-players in final game at Upton ParkFA are not organising a trip to Euro 2016 for the players’ wives and girlfriend
West Ham hoping to parade ex-players in final game at Upton Park
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
FA are not organising a trip to Euro 2016 for the players’ wives and girlfriends despite France being nearer than the 2006 World Cup in Germany, where partners were billeted in a top hotel in Baden-Baden near the England camp. Still... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish Cup semi-final weekend winners and losersbut he’s not the only player in the world to duff it up. Zinedine Zidane came a
Scottish Cup semi-final weekend winners and losers
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
but he’s not the only player in the world to duff it up. Zinedine Zidane came awfully close to doing exactly the same in the 2006 World Cup final as the ball struck the underside of the crossbar and barely crossed the line. Funnily enough, there... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former German FA boss cleared over Qatar 'cancer' commentprosecutor is also formally investigating Zwanziger and other former football o
Former German FA boss cleared over Qatar 'cancer' comment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
prosecutor is also formally investigating Zwanziger and other former football officials for suspected tax fraud in relation to a payment to FIFA ahead of to the 2006 World Cup in Germany. (Reporting by Karolos Grohmann. Editing by Patrick John... Read more
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The Star
Former German FA boss cleared over Qatar 'cancer' commentprosecutor is also formally investigating Zwanziger and other former football o
Former German FA boss cleared over Qatar 'cancer' comment
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
prosecutor is also formally investigating Zwanziger and other former football officials for suspected tax fraud in relation to a payment to FIFA ahead of to the 2006 World Cup in Germany. (Reporting by Karolos Grohmann. Editing by Patrick John... Read more
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The Economic Times
As coach, Zizou's tamed his demonshow to approach them.I'm continuing to learn." There have been no signs of the
As coach, Zizou's tamed his demons
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
how to approach them.I'm continuing to learn." There have been no signs of the Zidane who lost his calm in the final of the 2006 World Cup against Italy, slamming his head into the chest of defender Marco Materazzi in an outburst that shocked... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Delivering with colour and prideof the general public." Socceroos players celebrate as John Aloisi scores the
Delivering with colour and pride
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
of the general public." Socceroos players celebrate as John Aloisi scores the winner against Uruguay to qualify for the 2006 World Cup. Photo: Tim Clayton But by 1913, when commenting on rugby league attracting 20,000 crowds regularly, the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next dealI've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he sa
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next deal
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
I've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he said. "In 2006, a penalty shootout to get to the 2006 World Cup; 2010, one of the toughest but we did enough to get through and in the last one, we scraped through ... we... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sam Allardyce set to quit as Sunderland boss if they get relegatedguiding Bolton into Europe, he was short-listed for the England job when Sven G
Sam Allardyce set to quit as Sunderland boss if they get relegated
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
guiding Bolton into Europe, he was short-listed for the England job when Sven Goran Erikkson stepped down after the 2006 World Cup, only to lose out to Steve McClaren after making the final short-list of two. Both North-East giants... Read more
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The Age
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next dealI've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he sa
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next deal
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
I've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he said. "In 2006, a penalty shootout to get to the 2006 World Cup; 2010, one of the toughest but we did enough to get through and in the last one, we scraped through ... we... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next dealI've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he sa
Tim Cahill says son Kyah's acting and singing career could decide next deal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
I've played in each of the last three World Cup qualification campaigns," he said. "In 2006, a penalty shootout to get to the 2006 World Cup; 2010, one of the toughest but we did enough to get through and in the last one, we scraped through ... we... Read more
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express
Euro 2016 squad: The Man Utd, Arsenal and Liverpool strikers who Roy Hodgson could pickthe age of 27, Walcott has 43 caps for England, a number less impressive when y
Euro 2016 squad: The Man Utd, Arsenal and Liverpool strikers who Roy Hodgson could pick
express / Posted 20 days ago
the age of 27, Walcott has 43 caps for England, a number less impressive when you consider Sven Goran Eriksson took him the 2006 World Cup before he'd even played in the Premier League. Fitness is again an issue but for raw pace, there are few... Read more
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soccernews
Grindel voted new DFB presidentsucceeding Wolfgang Niersbach. Niersbach resigned his position in November ami
Grindel voted new DFB president
soccernews / Posted 20 days ago
succeeding Wolfgang Niersbach. Niersbach resigned his position in November amid controversy over the awarding of the 2006 World Cup. Politician Grindel – a member of Germany’s parliament – subsequently earned the majority of votes from... Read more
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Soccer Way
Grindel voted new DFB president succeeding Wolfgang Niersbach. Niersbach resigned his position in November ami
Grindel voted new DFB president
Soccer Way / Posted 20 days ago
succeeding Wolfgang Niersbach. Niersbach resigned his position in November amid controversy over the awarding of the 2006 World Cup. Politician Grindel - a member of Germany's parliament - subsequently earned the majority of votes from... Read more
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