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Gulf News
German body to elect new chief on April 15Treasurer Grindel looks set to take over as president Berlin: The German footb
German body to elect new chief on April 15
Gulf News / Posted 2 hours ago
Treasurer Grindel looks set to take over as president Berlin: The German football federation will elect a new president on April 15 with its treasurer Reinhard Grindel all but certain to take the position. The DFB says its board members agreed... Read more
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The Sport Bible
An Unlikely Footballer Left Wayne Rooney Starstruck This SeasonManchester United forward Wayne Rooney is rarely fazed by any occasion but the
An Unlikely Footballer Left Wayne Rooney Starstruck This Season
The Sport Bible / Posted 21 hours ago
Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney is rarely fazed by any occasion but the England captain has revealed that a certain teammate left him starstruck after he joined the club last September. German World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger arrived... Read more
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express
Cologne mass sex attack 'was organised and plotted on social media' says police chief COLOGNE'S new chief of police says the mass sexual frenzy that took place in
Cologne mass sex attack 'was organised and plotted on social media' says police chief
express / Posted yesterday
COLOGNE'S new chief of police says the mass sexual frenzy that took place in his city on New Year's Eve was organised on social media and not by hardened... Read more
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DW
Bundesliga clubs plan reforms amid concerns of Premier League dominance |German football's leading clubs are planning a wholesale revolution of the Germ
Bundesliga clubs plan reforms amid concerns of Premier League dominance |
DW / Posted yesterday
German football's leading clubs are planning a wholesale revolution of the German Cup and the distribution of TV revenue, with the aim of remaining competitive in international competition. Germany's top football clubs are looking over their... Read more
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DW
DFL throws support behind Reinhard Grindel and introduction of video replays |Following a management board meeting in Frankfurt on Thursday, the Deutsche Fus
DFL throws support behind Reinhard Grindel and introduction of video replays |
DW / Posted yesterday
Following a management board meeting in Frankfurt on Thursday, the Deutsche Fussball Liga (DFL), the organization that operates the Bundesliga, agreed to throw its support behind the German FA's (DFB) treasurer, Reinhard Grindel (pictured above), to... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Former Chelsea Player Recalls Horror Challenge On Cristiano RonaldoDuring his career plenty of opposition players have struggled to stop Cristiano
Former Chelsea Player Recalls Horror Challenge On Cristiano Ronaldo
The Sport Bible / Posted 2 days ago
During his career plenty of opposition players have struggled to stop Cristiano Ronaldo doing what he does. But that doesn't mean you should stoop to trying to injure him... At the 2006 World Cup that's pretty much what Khalid Boulahrouz attempted... Read more
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DW
Radmann: no bribery, just a contract to keep quiet |Radmann, (pictured above, right) who was part of the Beckenbauer-led committee
Radmann: no bribery, just a contract to keep quiet |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Radmann, (pictured above, right) who was part of the Beckenbauer-led committee that secured the 2006 World Cup for Germany, said in comments published in Thursday's edition of the Hamburg-based newspaper "Die Welt," that Germany had paid no... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Latest football gossip: Will Ferrell MLS Los Angeles Football Club co-owner, Raymond Domenech says Zinedine Zidane not a nice guy, Ronaldo beats Cristiano Jr, Aubameyang wins African Player of the Year, Vardy for FIFA 17 coverWILL Ferrell buys into a new MLS club, Zidane is ‘not a nice guy’, Ronaldo teac
Latest football gossip: Will Ferrell MLS Los Angeles Football Club co-owner, Raymond Domenech says Zinedine Zidane not a nice guy, Ronaldo beats Cristiano Jr, Aubameyang wins African Player of the Year, Vardy for FIFA 17 cover
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
WILL Ferrell buys into a new MLS club, Zidane is ‘not a nice guy’, Ronaldo teaches his son a footballing lesson and will Jamie Vardy become the face of FIFA 17? That, and more, in your Friday Paper Talk. ANCHORMAN INVESTS IN MLS New MLS club Los... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Roma great Totti likes look of De SilvaITALIAN legend Francesco Totti has given new AS Roma signing Daniel De Silva hi
Roma great Totti likes look of De Silva
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
ITALIAN legend Francesco Totti has given new AS Roma signing Daniel De Silva his stamp of approval, saying the Aussie whiz kid is “a great prospect” with a “good nose for goal”. The Perth Glory product linked with his new Serie A teammates for the... Read more
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Soccer Way
Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - Zidane Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - Zidane Real Madrid coach Zinedine Z
Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - Zidane
Soccer Way / Posted 3 days ago
Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - Zidane Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has reiterated his view that Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's best footballer, adding his rivalry with Lionel Messi is good for the sport. The Madrid and Barcelona... Read more
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soccernews
Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - ZidaneReal Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has reiterated his view that Cristiano Ronald
Ronaldo, Messi rivalry good for football - Zidane
soccernews / Posted 3 days ago
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has reiterated his view that Cristiano Ronaldo is the world’s best footballer, adding his rivalry with Lionel Messi is good for the sport. The Madrid and Barcelona stars have shared the Ballon d’Or for the last... Read more
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Turkish Football
Tomas Rosicky reveals secret behind Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s success The Czech Republic international has stated that the ‘best thing’ about Ozil
Tomas Rosicky reveals secret behind Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s success
Turkish Football / Posted 3 days ago
The Czech Republic international has stated that the ‘best thing’ about Ozil is the patience he shows before delivering the final ball. “We all know he has a great final ball but... Read more
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The Oklahoman
How the Super Bowl can empty an officeIt’s not just the players who suffer the punishing effects of football. The peo
How the Super Bowl can empty an office
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
It’s not just the players who suffer the punishing effects of football. The people watching at home have a rough time of it, too. At least that's what it looks like, given the number of people who phone in sick the day after the Super Bowl. Citing... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
How the Super Bowl can empty an officeIt’s not just the players who suffer the punishing effects of football. The peo
How the Super Bowl can empty an office
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
It’s not just the players who suffer the punishing effects of football. The people watching at home have a rough time of it, too. At least that's what it looks like, given the number of people who phone in sick the day after the Super... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Buffon shares the highs and lows of his careerOne of the most respected players in today’s game, Juventus and Italian captain
Buffon shares the highs and lows of his career
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 4 days ago
One of the most respected players in today’s game, Juventus and Italian captain, Gianluigi Buffon believes that his current side is one of the most unique in Juventus history, and said that when he retires, he will be satisfied with his... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
German FA send bill for €6.7 million to ex-official Published: 9 February 2016 9:59 PM Theo Zwanziger (centre) former president
German FA send bill for €6.7 million to ex-official
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 9 February 2016 9:59 PM Theo Zwanziger (centre) former president of the German football association (DFB) and former member of the FIFA's executive body, arrives with his lawyer... Read more
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DW
Report: DFB demands 6.7 million euros from Radmann |According to a report published by the German mass-circulation newspaper "Bild"
Report: DFB demands 6.7 million euros from Radmann |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
According to a report published by the German mass-circulation newspaper "Bild" on Tuesday, the German football association (DFB) has demanded that Fedor Radmann pay it 6.7 million euros ($7.4 million) within 20 days. Radmann was a vice president of... Read more
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Deseret News
How the Super Bowl can empty an officeCiting a 2008 study, Time magazine estimated that more than 1.5 million workers
How the Super Bowl can empty an office
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
Citing a 2008 study, Time magazine estimated that more than 1.5 million workers stayed home Monday and millions more showed up to work late, not because of the bruisings they took as spectators, but because of what they consumed, which included 325... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Latest Nike Tiempo boots: Andrea Pirlo, Alessandro Florenzi, Mario Gotze, Andres Iniesta, Raphael Varane, Sergio RamosSOME footballers make headlines for their flashy goals or dazzling speed. Othe
Latest Nike Tiempo boots: Andrea Pirlo, Alessandro Florenzi, Mario Gotze, Andres Iniesta, Raphael Varane, Sergio Ramos
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
SOME footballers make headlines for their flashy goals or dazzling speed. Others contribute just as much in other ways, often starting attacks from their own half of the pitch. Here’s a look at a half dozen men moving and shaking the world game... Read more
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Medical News Today
Flu risk: cover your cough at Superbowl celebrationsHaving a local team in the Super Bowl means a greater risk of death from influe
Flu risk: cover your cough at Superbowl celebrations
Medical News Today / Posted 7 days ago
Having a local team in the Super Bowl means a greater risk of death from influenza among those aged over 65 years, according to research published in the American Journal of Health Economics. Sharing food can encourage flu virus transmission,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
German FA launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFA Published: 6 February 2016 8:30 AM Franz Beckenbauer insists no bribery was
German FA launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFA
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Published: 6 February 2016 8:30 AM Franz Beckenbauer insists no bribery was involved in the bidding process for the 2006 World Cup. – Reuters pic, February 6, 2016.German football chiefs... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
German FA launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFACOLOGNE (GERMANY) - German football chiefs Friday launched a lawsuit involving
German FA launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFA
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
COLOGNE (GERMANY) - German football chiefs Friday launched a lawsuit involving Franz Beckenbauer, world governing body FIFA, two former German federation (DFB) presidents as well as the former head of Adidas as part of the 2006 World Cup... Read more
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Super Sport
DFB launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, Fifa German football chiefs on Friday launched a lawsuit involving Franz Beckenbau
DFB launch proceedings against Beckenbauer, Fifa
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
German football chiefs on Friday launched a lawsuit involving Franz Beckenbauer, world governing body Fifa, two former German federation (DFB) presidents as well as the former head of Adidas as part... Read more
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DW
DFB launches legal proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFA |The German Football Federation (DFB) confirmed reports that appeared in the dai
DFB launches legal proceedings against Beckenbauer, FIFA |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
The German Football Federation (DFB) confirmed reports that appeared in the daily "Süddeutsche Zeitung," as well as public broadcasters NDR and WDR on Friday, that it will launch proceedings against the 2006 World Cup Organizing Committee, which... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Documentary helps Josip Simunic continue his fight to clear his name after FIFA banJosip Simunic is fighting to clear his name. Photo: Jay Cronan They were three
Documentary helps Josip Simunic continue his fight to clear his name after FIFA ban
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Josip Simunic is fighting to clear his name. Photo: Jay Cronan They were three small words that were "interpreted the worst way possible", linking him to Croatian fascists and Nazi Germany. Three words that effectively ended his international... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rosicky injury may end Arsenal careerTomas Rosicky's latest injury setback, a torn thigh tendon, leaves him in a rac
Rosicky injury may end Arsenal career
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Tomas Rosicky's latest injury setback, a torn thigh tendon, leaves him in a race against time if he is to play for Arsenal again with his Gunners contract due to expire in June. The 35-year-old missed the first half of the current campaign with a... Read more
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Super Sport
Rosicky injury may end Arsenal career Tomas Rosicky's latest injury setback, a torn thigh tendon, leaves him in a r
Rosicky injury may end Arsenal career
Super Sport / Posted 8 days ago
Tomas Rosicky's latest injury setback, a torn thigh tendon, leaves him in a race against time if he is to play for Arsenal again with his Gunners contract due to expire in June. The 35-year-old missed the first... Read more
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Canberra Times
Documentary helps Josip Simunic continue his fight to clear his name after FIFA banJosip Simunic is fighting to clear his name. Photo: Jay Cronan They were three
Documentary helps Josip Simunic continue his fight to clear his name after FIFA ban
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
Josip Simunic is fighting to clear his name. Photo: Jay Cronan They were three small words that were "interpreted the worst way possible", linking him to Croatian fascists and Nazi Germany. Three words that effectively ended his international... Read more
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The Christian Post
Does 'Super Bowl Culture' Really Increase Sex Trafficking?An anti-sexual exploitation group recently stated that "Super Bowl Culture" hel
Does 'Super Bowl Culture' Really Increase Sex Trafficking?
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
An anti-sexual exploitation group recently stated that "Super Bowl Culture" helps to enable sex trafficking, pointing to the recent detaining of a Denver Broncos player for his connection to a prostitution sting. Days before Super Bowl 50, Broncos... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Gianluigi Buffon: 20 years of loyalty, skill and successJuventus and Italy legend Gianluigi Buffon turns 38 on Thursday January 28th, O
Gianluigi Buffon: 20 years of loyalty, skill and success
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 9 days ago
Juventus and Italy legend Gianluigi Buffon turns 38 on Thursday January 28th, Oscar La-Gambina looks back at an astonishing career to date for ‘Gigi’. Italian football has been graced with the quality of Gianluigi Buffon for over 20 years. He began... Read more
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WA Today
Adidas show double standards over handling of Manchester United's style and FIFA sagaIt was a run of just one win in nine games and, let's face it, some pretty unin
Adidas show double standards over handling of Manchester United's style and FIFA saga
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
It was a run of just one win in nine games and, let's face it, some pretty uninspiring football from Manchester United that convinced Herbert Hainer enough was enough and, as chief executive of the club's £750 million ($1553 million) kit supplier... Read more
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Squawka
From Touré to Martial: How Monaco could line up if they hadn't sold their star playersDue to Paris Saint-Germain’s recent dominance Monaco have became part of the la
From Touré to Martial: How Monaco could line up if they hadn't sold their star players
Squawka / Posted 10 days ago
Due to Paris Saint-Germain’s recent dominance Monaco have became part of the large group fighting for that coveted second place spot in Ligue 1. And they’re doing a good job. The club, now managed managed by Leonardo Jardim have been on a... Read more
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The Age
Former German soccer boss Theo Zwanziger OK to call Qatar a 'cancer'Former FIFA executive member Theo Zwanziger. Photo: Getty Images The former pr
Former German soccer boss Theo Zwanziger OK to call Qatar a 'cancer'
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
Former FIFA executive member Theo Zwanziger. Photo: Getty Images The former president of the German soccer federation can continue to refer to Qatar as a "cancerous growth of world football" - at least until a final ruling by a German court. A... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Sex FumbleSex trafficking has become a major focus of Bay Area law-enforcement agencies i
Sex Fumble
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 10 days ago
Sex trafficking has become a major focus of Bay Area law-enforcement agencies in recent months. They've been especially fretful leading up to the Super Bowl at Santa Clara's Levi's Stadium this weekend. The marquee event and human trafficking are... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Socceroos v England friendly in May, plus Socceroos beat England 2003, line-ups, who played? When is Australia’s 2016 friendly with England?To Australia, it meant so much more. But who took the park that night at Upton
Socceroos v England friendly in May, plus Socceroos beat England 2003, line-ups, who played? When is Australia’s 2016 friendly with England?
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
To Australia, it meant so much more. But who took the park that night at Upton Park, when Frank Farina’s side prevailed 3-1 courtesy of goals from Tony Popovic, Harry Kewell and Brett Emerton? A look back at Australia’s squad is a pointed reminder... Read more
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Daily Mail
The spy next door: My neighbour Alexander LitvinenkoThe spy next door: The Mail's Nicole Lampert on a vodka-fuelled dinner with her
The spy next door: My neighbour Alexander Litvinenko
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The spy next door: The Mail's Nicole Lampert on a vodka-fuelled dinner with her friendly neighbour Alexander Litvinenko - and the terrifying events that followed Daily Mail's Nicole Lampert lived next door to Alexander Litvinenko From vodka-fuelled... Read more
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Evening Standard
Wenger targets 'lost generation' of lower league playersAustin - lining up for Arsenal's opponents Southampton on Tuesday - earned a £4
Wenger targets 'lost generation' of lower league players
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Austin - lining up for Arsenal's opponents Southampton on Tuesday - earned a £4 million January move from QPR having worked his way through the lower divisions, and scored with his first touch for the Saints in an away win at Manchester United on... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former German soccer president wins preliminary court rulingDUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) - The former president of the German soccer federatio
Former German soccer president wins preliminary court ruling
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) - The former president of the German soccer federation can continue to refer to Qatar as a "cancerous growth on world football" - at least until a final ruling by a German court. A Duesseldorf court ruled Tuesday that Theo... Read more
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Evening Standard
Charlie Austin still the role model for Theo Walcott’s Arsenal plans’s ongoing search for validation as a centre-forward began at a young age. Afte
Charlie Austin still the role model for Theo Walcott’s Arsenal plans
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
’s ongoing search for validation as a centre-forward began at a young age. After catching the eye in a number of small-sided junior games, a 10-year-old Walcott was invited for a trial as one of 100 boys selected by the Newbury and District Primary... Read more
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The World Game
Les Murray: Double Dutch on talent developmentIn the wake of Australia’s failure to qualify for the Rio Olympic football tour
Les Murray: Double Dutch on talent development
The World Game / Posted 11 days ago
In the wake of Australia’s failure to qualify for the Rio Olympic football tournament there has been some loud criticism of the country’s talent development program and the quality of players our system is producing. Some sections of the media... Read more
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soccernews
Carrick linked with Manchester United exitThe thirty-four year old’s contract expires in five months time and is consider
Carrick linked with Manchester United exit
soccernews / Posted 12 days ago
The thirty-four year old’s contract expires in five months time and is considering his options, with sides in England and the MLS monitoring the situation. Carrick is currently in his tenth season at Old Trafford and recently made his four hundredth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia/Rwanda: Value of Blending Old, New PlayersNot only does a veteran provide leadership for younger players and bring the te
Zambia/Rwanda: Value of Blending Old, New Players
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Not only does a veteran provide leadership for younger players and bring the team together, he also prepares other players to assume his role in future. It is easy for younger players to listen to a more experienced teammate and do what they are... Read more
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Football365
If not Teixeira for Liverpool, then who?Share this Page Send your mails to theeditor@football365.com Clamour for Teix
If not Teixeira for Liverpool, then who?
Football365 / Posted 14 days ago
Share this Page Send your mails to theeditor@football365.com Clamour for Teixeira I read Daniel’s piece regarding LFC fans demands for Teixeira – even though seemingly knowing nothing about him just over two weeks ago. I personally agree with the... Read more
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The Age
Little-loved Lodge to reopen for Malcolm Turnbull after makeoverBob and Hazel Hawke on their first day in The Lodge. Photo: Fairfax Archives B
Little-loved Lodge to reopen for Malcolm Turnbull after makeover
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
Bob and Hazel Hawke on their first day in The Lodge. Photo: Fairfax Archives Bob Hawke enjoyed sunbaking naked on the lawn by his putting green; Paul Keating famously lost a furious fight with the heritage guardians when he wanted to install a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Little-loved Lodge to reopen for Malcolm Turnbull after makeoverBob and Hazel Hawke on their first day in The Lodge. Photo: Fairfax Archives B
Little-loved Lodge to reopen for Malcolm Turnbull after makeover
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Bob and Hazel Hawke on their first day in The Lodge. Photo: Fairfax Archives Bob Hawke enjoyed sunbaking naked on the lawn by his putting green; Paul Keating famously lost a furious fight with the heritage guardians when he wanted to install a... Read more
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Vavel
Nemanja Vidic: One of the league's greatest, his connection with the fans is unmatchable29-01-2016 As the Serbian defender retires, his attributes and persona are miss
Nemanja Vidic: One of the league's greatest, his connection with the fans is unmatchable
Vavel / Posted 14 days ago
29-01-2016 As the Serbian defender retires, his attributes and persona are missing at Manchester United. Vidic waves to the United fans in his last home game |... Read more
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Daily Mail
Transfer news LATEST: Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United news plus more from the Premier League and rest of Europe The transfer window will
Transfer news LATEST: Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United news
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
plus more from the Premier League and rest of Europe The transfer window will close on Monday for the rest of the season Striker Loic Remy could depart Chelsea before the end of... Read more
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TSN
Report on '06 World Cup bribery allegations expected March 4BERLIN - The German football federation (DFB) says the findings of an internal
Report on '06 World Cup bribery allegations expected March 4
TSN / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN - The German football federation (DFB) says the findings of an internal investigation into bribery allegations concerning the awarding of the 2006 World Cup will be published on March 4. The DFB says in a statement that law firm Freshfields... Read more
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Squawka
10 Players Who Retired From Int'l Football Too EarlyIt’s become increasingly common for players to retire from international footba
10 Players Who Retired From Int'l Football Too Early
Squawka / Posted 16 days ago
It’s become increasingly common for players to retire from international football in order to add a few extra years to their club careers. Due to the demands of top flight football, many believe that they’re better off away from the international... Read more
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The Age
Gianluigi Buffon to quit after 2018 World CupROME: Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is planning to retire after the 2018 Wo
Gianluigi Buffon to quit after 2018 World Cup
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
ROME: Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is planning to retire after the 2018 World Cup, Italian media reported on Monday. Buffon has played 154 times for his country, a national record, and if he plays in the next World Cup it would be his sixth... Read more
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