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Los Angeles Times
U.S. looking for Copa America consolation in third-place gameKlinsmann would beg to differ. In his final appearance as coach of the German n
U.S. looking for Copa America consolation in third-place game
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Klinsmann would beg to differ. In his final appearance as coach of the German national team, in the third-place game of the 2006 World Cup, Germany erased a crushing loss in the tournament semifinals by beating Portugal. It was a victory that... Read more
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give me sport
Liverpool star feared injured after leaving England training with ankle strap [Pictures]chance. At international level, you can't afford to carry people,' said Yorke,
Liverpool star feared injured after leaving England training with ankle strap [Pictures]
give me sport / Posted 15 hours ago
chance. At international level, you can't afford to carry people,' said Yorke, who faced England for Trinidad & Tobago at the 2006 World Cup. "He hasn't really succeeded at Liverpool yet he walks into Roy Hodgson's team. It's bizarre. What has he... Read more
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RTE News
Roy Keane: Let's hope the pressure gets to Franceto reach the last-16 of the European Championship was just rewards for their lo
Roy Keane: Let's hope the pressure gets to France
RTE News / Posted 21 hours ago
to reach the last-16 of the European Championship was just rewards for their loyal supporters. Martin O’Neill’s side upset the 2006 World Cup winners in Lille, with Robbie Brady’s late header ensuring their passage to a tie with hosts France in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rooney: Quarter-finals are not enough… we want to win Euro 2016see the work he does on and off the ball. He’s an important and very good playe
Rooney: Quarter-finals are not enough… we want to win Euro 2016
Evening Standard / Posted 23 hours ago
see the work he does on and off the ball. He’s an important and very good player for us.” Rooney’s own low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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Goal.com
Rooney wants to end England's 'disappointing' tournament recordcompeted in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his
Rooney wants to end England's 'disappointing' tournament record
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
competed in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his only knockout win came against Ecuador at the 2006 World Cup, and the Manchester United skipper is out to end their disappointing cycle. "You don't play for the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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soccernews
Rooney wants to end ´disappointing´ tournament record for Englandcompeted in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his
Rooney wants to end ´disappointing´ tournament record for England
soccernews / Posted yesterday
competed in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his only knockout win came against Ecuador at the 2006 World Cup, and the Manchester United skipper is out to end their disappointing cycle. “You don’t play for the... Read more
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Soccer Way
Rooney wants to end ´disappointing´ tournament record for England competed in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his
Rooney wants to end ´disappointing´ tournament record for England
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
competed in six tournaments for England since making his debut in 2003, but his only knockout win came against Ecuador at the 2006 World Cup, and the Manchester United skipper is out to end their disappointing cycle. "You don't play for the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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Salon.com
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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First Coast News
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best a
Maturing Rooney no longer carrying burden for England
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
18-year-old, injuries and poor form have stopped Rooney from playing his best at tournaments. The low points came at the 2006 World Cup, when he was sent off against Portugal, and at the 2010 World Cup, when he sarcastically sneered into a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rooney eyes Euros glory and says he's sick of England being a quarter-final teamas they had at the World Cup in South Africa two years earlier A David Beckham
Rooney eyes Euros glory and says he's sick of England being a quarter-final team
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
as they had at the World Cup in South Africa two years earlier A David Beckham goal beat Ecuador in the last 16 of the 2006 World Cup... Tom Jenkins...but Rooney was sent off as Portugal beat England on penalties in the next... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lallana 'wouldn't get past me now' claims 44-old Yorkechance. At international level, you can't afford to carry people,' said Yorke,
Lallana 'wouldn't get past me now' claims 44-old Yorke
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
chance. At international level, you can't afford to carry people,' said Yorke, who faced England for Trinidad & Tobago at the 2006 World Cup. Dwight Yorke believes he would be able to mark Adam Lallana out of a game, even at the age of... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Klinsmann for the Saints jobThe German who led the USA to a CONCACAF Gold Cup victory in 2013 and guided hi
Klinsmann for the Saints job
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
The German who led the USA to a CONCACAF Gold Cup victory in 2013 and guided his home nation to third place as they hosted the 2006 World Cup is known more for his managerial experience at international level than that at club level. Klinsmann... Read more
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CTV News
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England againlost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portuga
Curse of the penalty shootout hangs over England again
CTV News / Posted yesterday
lost on penalties to Argentina in the last 16 of the 1998 World Cup, to Portugal in the quarterfinals of both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, and then to Italy in the quarterfinals of Euro 2012. Rooney scored his against Italy, but Ashley Young... Read more
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express
Next Southampton manager: Odds plummet on Jurgen Klinsmannand successful stint at Tottenham during his playing days, managed Bayern Munic
Next Southampton manager: Odds plummet on Jurgen Klinsmann
express / Posted yesterday
and successful stint at Tottenham during his playing days, managed Bayern Munich for one year after leading Germany to the 2006 World Cup. He was sacked partway through his first season in charge of the Bundesliga club when they were knocked... Read more
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Nottingham Post
It's Ward v Vaughan in last 16 as Forest pair progressnight it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty sh
It's Ward v Vaughan in last 16 as Forest pair progress
Nottingham Post / Posted yesterday
night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty shoot-out nemeses at both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup. But perhaps Roy Hodgson's men should be more worried about their actual opponents, Iceland, who booked... Read more
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Norwich City FC
A look at what awaits Norwich City's players in the last 16 of Euro 2016weekend. Ireland will now face competition hosts France on Sunday (2pm) in Lyo
A look at what awaits Norwich City's players in the last 16 of Euro 2016
Norwich City FC / Posted yesterday
weekend. Ireland will now face competition hosts France on Sunday (2pm) in Lyon, buoyed by their historic triumph over the 2006 World Cup winners. The remaining Canaries representative at the Finals, Martin Olsson, saw his tournament come to... Read more
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Scotsman
Rangers sign Niko Kranjcar on two-year dealthroughout this process. It has been a pleasure to deal with them.” Born in Za
Rangers sign Niko Kranjcar on two-year deal
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
throughout this process. It has been a pleasure to deal with them.” Born in Zagreb, Kranjcar played for Croatia at the 2006 World Cup and at Euro 2008 and Euro 2012. He began his career with Dinamo where he won three Croatian Cups and a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Klinsmann should succeed Hodgsonbehind the scenes. When he walked away from the job, handing over the reins to
Klinsmann should succeed Hodgson
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
behind the scenes. When he walked away from the job, handing over the reins to Joachim Low after guiding the Germans to the 2006 World Cup semi-finals, he had sparked the renaissance of the nation's football team by placing his faith in the... Read more
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dna
Cristiano Ronaldo channels frustration into attacking masterclass against Hungaryhow adversity drives Cristiano Ronaldo one would have to go back 10 years, when
Cristiano Ronaldo channels frustration into attacking masterclass against Hungary
dna / Posted yesterday
how adversity drives Cristiano Ronaldo one would have to go back 10 years, when England got knocked out by Portugal in the 2006 World Cup on penalties, in a match when Wayne Rooney was sent off for stamping on Ricardo Carvalho’s family jewels... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Who do England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic play next at Euro 2016?night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty sh
Who do England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic play next at Euro 2016?
Football.co.uk / Posted yesterday
night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty shoot-out nemeses at both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup. But perhaps Roy Hodgson's men should be more worried about their actual opponents, Iceland, who booked... Read more
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Daily Mail
Roy Hodgson snubs the media after Slovakia blunderapproach being employed by the squad as well as their families. The one vetera
Roy Hodgson snubs the media after Slovakia blunder
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
approach being employed by the squad as well as their families. The one veteran of the chaos that surrounded the WAGs at the 2006 World Cup, Rooney is wise to the unwelcome distraction the players’ partners can become during a major tournament.... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Euro 2016 last-16 ties: When, where and who?night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty sh
Euro 2016 last-16 ties: When, where and who?
TEAMTalk / Posted 2 days ago
night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty shoot-out nemeses at both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup. But perhaps Roy Hodgson’s men should be more worried about their actual opponents, Iceland, who booked... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Who plays who in the final 16night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty sh
Who plays who in the final 16
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
night it looked like England would be pitted against Portugal, their penalty shoot-out nemeses at both Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup. But perhaps Roy Hodgson's men should be more worried about their actual opponents, Iceland, who booked... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Statistically speaking...England after Slovakiahim create seven chances with this equalising the highest since 1980. This equa
Statistically speaking...England after Slovakia
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
him create seven chances with this equalising the highest since 1980. This equalled David Beckham against Trinidad at the 2006 World Cup. Much has been made about the 'failure' to beat Slovakia and how finishing second has left a 'much... Read more
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express
Cristiano Ronaldo throws ALMIGHTY strop as Portugal miss out on England matchcame as a sweet victory to England fans. The ex-Manchester United star earned
Cristiano Ronaldo throws ALMIGHTY strop as Portugal miss out on England match
express / Posted 2 days ago
came as a sweet victory to England fans. The ex-Manchester United star earned the wrath of the nation after winking in the 2006 World Cup after England star Wayne Rooney was sent off. Three Lions fans celebrated as their team avoided Portugal... Read more
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Scotsman
Six superstars who failed to produce at a major finals Ronaldinho failed to perform at the 2006 World Cup. Picture: Getty The below
Six superstars who failed to produce at a major finals
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Ronaldinho failed to perform at the 2006 World Cup. Picture: Getty The below par play of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Thomas Muller and, at the time of writing, Cristiano Ronaldo at these European... Read more
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Rappler
Frustrated Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone in a lakeF will face England in Nice on Monday - England will hope it is not Portugal, w
Frustrated Ronaldo throws reporter's microphone in a lake
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
F will face England in Nice on Monday - England will hope it is not Portugal, who beat them on penalties at Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup. But England could instead be about to face Hungary and their 40-year-old goalkeeper Gabor Kiraly, who... Read more
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dna
Check out Lionel Messi's mind-boggling stats as he becomes Argentina's leading goal-scorerminute after coming on as a substitute for elbowing an opponent who had pulled
Check out Lionel Messi's mind-boggling stats as he becomes Argentina's leading goal-scorer
dna / Posted 2 days ago
minute after coming on as a substitute for elbowing an opponent who had pulled his shirt. * Played only a bit-part role at the 2006 World Cup. Argentina were knocked out in the quarter-finals by hosts Germany after a penalty shootout. * Led... Read more
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Evening Standard
Who would England rather face in Euro 2016 last 16?England have struggled to deal with. This Portugal side are a shadow of the te
Who would England rather face in Euro 2016 last 16?
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
England have struggled to deal with. This Portugal side are a shadow of the team that knocked England out of Euro 2004 and the 2006 World Cup, but those defeats will be a psychological barrier for England to overcome. Cristiano Ronaldo is not in... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Why Wales ace Bale is upstaging Real Madrid mate Ronaldo at Euro2016the Portuguese in Nice on Monday. Now wouldn't that attract fireworks! Think
Why Wales ace Bale is upstaging Real Madrid mate Ronaldo at Euro2016
tribalfootball.com / Posted 2 days ago
the Portuguese in Nice on Monday. Now wouldn't that attract fireworks! Think penalty wins by Portugal at Euro2004 and the 2006 World Cup. Think Rooney's red and Ronaldo's wink… The fact of the matter is, Bale simply wants it more than... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ronaldo unlikely to win an international tournamentthe final of Euro 2004 to Greece, a slip-up that they have never fully made up
Ronaldo unlikely to win an international tournament
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
the final of Euro 2004 to Greece, a slip-up that they have never fully made up for. Portugal went out at the semi-finals of the 2006 World Cup and of Euro 2012, a match when Ronaldo missed chances to knock Spain out before not taking one of... Read more
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The Star
Profile of Lionel Messiminute after coming on as a substitute for elbowing an opponent who had pulled
Profile of Lionel Messi
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
minute after coming on as a substitute for elbowing an opponent who had pulled his shirt. * Played only a bit-part role at the 2006 World Cup. Argentina were knocked out in the quarter-finals by hosts Germany after a penalty shootout. * Led... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Messi breaks Argentina scoring recordappearance, a 3-2 defeat against Croatia, again in a friendly match. His first
Messi breaks Argentina scoring record
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 days ago
appearance, a 3-2 defeat against Croatia, again in a friendly match. His first competitive goal came soon after during the 2006 World Cup as Argentina thrashed Serbia and Montenegro 6-0 but he had to wait until cap No. 68 for his first hat... Read more
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Herald.ie
'Dark clouds' gone for Gigifeels that this current squad is on a par with any panel he's been involved wit
'Dark clouds' gone for Gigi
Herald.ie / Posted 3 days ago
feels that this current squad is on a par with any panel he's been involved with in eight major tournaments, including the 2006 World Cup finals which the Italians of course won. 'Gigi' Buffon will be rested for tonight's game against Ireland,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Tufan gives Turkey 2-0 lead over Czechson Tuesday. The 34-year-old Plasil was a mainstay of the team. He played at fo
Tufan gives Turkey 2-0 lead over Czechs
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
on Tuesday. The 34-year-old Plasil was a mainstay of the team. He played at four European Championships, starting in 2004, the 2006 World Cup and made a total of 103 appearances, scoring seven goals. The 35-year-old Lafata played 41... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Tufan gives Turkey 2-0 lead over Czechson Tuesday. The 34-year-old Plasil was a mainstay of the team. He played at fo
Tufan gives Turkey 2-0 lead over Czechs
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
on Tuesday. The 34-year-old Plasil was a mainstay of the team. He played at four European Championships, starting in 2004, the 2006 World Cup and made a total of 103 appearances, scoring seven goals. The 35-year-old Lafata played 41... Read more
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