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FIFA
Workers Cup brings construction staff together in DohaIt is fantastic to see the passion of the workers. I want to take this opportun
Workers Cup brings construction staff together in Doha
FIFA / Posted 54 minutes ago
It is fantastic to see the passion of the workers. I want to take this opportunity to pay my respect and gratitude to the workers helping shape the FIFA World Cup.” Learn more about this innovative and inspiring event by watching the above... Read more
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Soccer Way
Niersbach handed one-year ban over World Cup corruption all football activities for one year by FIFA's independent Ethics Committee ove
Niersbach handed one-year ban over World Cup corruption
Soccer Way / Posted 12 hours ago
all football activities for one year by FIFA's independent Ethics Committee over "misconduct concerning the awarding of the FIFA World Cup". Niersbach resigned as president of the German Football Association (DFB) in November after... Read more
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FIFA
Neymar among galaxy of stars at Rio 2016sides, with 216 players selected for the 12 women’s sides. A tournament steeped
Neymar among galaxy of stars at Rio 2016
FIFA / Posted 13 hours ago
sides, with 216 players selected for the 12 women’s sides. A tournament steeped in history - the men’s edition predates the FIFA World Cup™ by two decades - the class of 2016 will look to follow in the footsteps of innumerable famous gold medal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amavubi's Midfielder Buteera Delighted After Signing New Deal With APRme and are there for me." Buteera joined APR in 2012 as an 18-year- old, who w
Amavubi's Midfielder Buteera Delighted After Signing New Deal With APR
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
me and are there for me." Buteera joined APR in 2012 as an 18-year- old, who was part of Rwanda's U-17 that took part in the FIFA World Cup held in Mexico in 2011. He started his career with Uganda's Proline FC. APR have also signed five new... Read more
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Super Sport
I can take Nigeria to Russia - Saintfiethas told supersport.com that he is convinced that he has the quality to "take N
I can take Nigeria to Russia - Saintfiet
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
has told supersport.com that he is convinced that he has the quality to "take Nigeria to Russia" where the 2018 edition of the Fifa World Cup will hold. Nigeria have been drawn in a difficult qualification group alongside Algeria, Cameroon and... Read more
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FIFA
The Clubbeen 50 years since the 1966 FIFA World Cup™ where hosts England managed to bec
The Club
FIFA / Posted 2 days ago
been 50 years since the 1966 FIFA World Cup™ where hosts England managed to become only the third team to both host and win the FIFA World Cup! To celebrate the anniversary of England 1966, FIFA.com has prepared some exclusive interviews,... Read more
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FIFA
World champions search for No9 on road to Russia2016, but behind him there were few striking options for Low to call upon. Some
World champions search for No9 on road to Russia
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
2016, but behind him there were few striking options for Low to call upon. Some were too inexperienced or did not fit into the FIFA World Cup™ winners’ philosophy, and the void left by record goalscorer Miroslav Klose after that 2014 triumph in Rio... Read more
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insidefutbol
Borussia Dortmund Complete Signing of Andre SchurrleThe capture means that Dortmund have signed the creator of the goal that won Ge
Borussia Dortmund Complete Signing of Andre Schurrle
insidefutbol / Posted 3 days ago
The capture means that Dortmund have signed the creator of the goal that won Germany the FIFA World Cup 2014 just days after signing the man who scored that goal – Mario Gotze – from Bayern Munich for a €26m fee. Schurrle made 29 Bundesliga... Read more
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The World Game
Borussia Dortmund sign Schurrle on five-year dealwith Borussia Dortmund and I want to start training to convince the people that
Borussia Dortmund sign Schurrle on five-year deal
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
with Borussia Dortmund and I want to start training to convince the people that it was right to sign me." Schurrle won the FIFA World Cup with Germany in 2014 and was part of Joachim Low's squad at EURO 2016, meaning he will join up with his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NFF - We Are Working On Immortalizing Amodu, Keshilongest-serving captain of the team who also coached the team to win the Africa
NFF - We Are Working On Immortalizing Amodu, Keshi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
longest-serving captain of the team who also coached the team to win the Africa Cup of Nations and reach the Round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup, passed on three days earlier. "The NFF is liaising with the Government through the Federal Ministry of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NFF Working to Immortalising Amodu, Keshilongest-serving captain of the team who also coached the team to win the Africa
NFF Working to Immortalising Amodu, Keshi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
longest-serving captain of the team who also coached the team to win the Africa Cup of Nations and reach the Round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup, passed on three days earlier. "The NFF is liasing with the government through the Federal Ministry of... Read more
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FIFA
Memories retold, half a century onThe FIFA World Cup™ has proven over the past 86 years that it has the ability t
Memories retold, half a century on
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
The FIFA World Cup™ has proven over the past 86 years that it has the ability to create moments and legacies that become huge cultural milestones not only for the teams themselves, but entire countries. Half a century on, 1966 very much holds that... Read more
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The World Game
Falvo believes Newcastle is the tip of China's A-League investmentsign of Australian investment by China since their governmental decree to devel
Falvo believes Newcastle is the tip of China's A-League investment
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
sign of Australian investment by China since their governmental decree to develop the sport to the point where they can win the FIFA World Cup by the middle of this century. While the A-League has experienced mixed success with foreign owners so... Read more
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soccerisma
Not Pogba – Mourinho Ready to Seal $72million Star Signing for Man Uniteda huge offer of 65 million euros ($72 million). The 25-year-old star who won t
Not Pogba – Mourinho Ready to Seal $72million Star Signing for Man United
soccerisma / Posted 4 days ago
a huge offer of 65 million euros ($72 million). The 25-year-old star who won the Golden Boot after scoring 6 goals in the FIFA World Cup 2014 finds himself in a complex scenario at Real Madrid. He only started 17 league games last season and a... Read more
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FIFA
Brazil flying high with 'Little Bird' Garrinchawere able to shrug aside the absence of their injured No10. 'Battle of Santiag
Brazil flying high with 'Little Bird' Garrincha
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
were able to shrug aside the absence of their injured No10. 'Battle of Santiago' Chile had won the right to host the FIFA World Cup ahead of neighbours Argentina. Despite the host country having suffered the century's biggest earthquake... Read more
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FIFA
Al Jassam: Asian football has developed a lotSaudi Arabia midfielder Taiseer Al Jassam does not have especially fond memorie
Al Jassam: Asian football has developed a lot
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
Saudi Arabia midfielder Taiseer Al Jassam does not have especially fond memories of his country’s last appearance at the FIFA World Cup™, which came at Germany 2006. There were two reasons for that. Firstly, the Saudis collected just the one point in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Remembering Nelson Mandelain the success of international football, especially in his home state , the wo
Remembering Nelson Mandela
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
in the success of international football, especially in his home state , the world celebrates the natal anniversary of former South African president Nelson Rolihlala Mandela. The FIFA World Cup, in its Twitter account, shared a post on #Mandela... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa/Lesotho: Amajita Ready for Lesotho in Second Legwill qualify for the CAF Youth championships in Zambia next year with the best
South Africa/Lesotho: Amajita Ready for Lesotho in Second Leg
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
will qualify for the CAF Youth championships in Zambia next year with the best three teams on the continent qualifying for the FIFA World Cup in South Korea later in 2017. "We are all excited about the progress and the idea of qualifying for the... Read more
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New Kerala
Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup - newkerala.com #92295our team of Commercial Affiliates for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as the first-ever
Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup - newkerala.com #92295
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
our team of Commercial Affiliates for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as the first-ever European Regional Supporter. The staging of the FIFA World Cup and the FIFA Confederations Cup requires many banking services, not just for the fans but also for the... Read more
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Super Sport
Hull hand test games to Osazereleased by Stoke City at the end of last season and has been without a club si
Hull hand test games to Osaze
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
released by Stoke City at the end of last season and has been without a club since then. He was part of Nigeria’s squad at the Fifa World Cup two years ago in Brazil and scored Nigeria’s goal in a 1-0 win over Bosnia and Herzegovina in a group... Read more
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Super Sport
Hull hand test games to Odemwingiereleased by Stoke City at the end of last season and has been without a club si
Hull hand test games to Odemwingie
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
released by Stoke City at the end of last season and has been without a club since then. He was part of Nigeria’s squad at the Fifa World Cup two years ago in Brazil and scored Nigeria’s goal in a 1-0 win over Bosnia and Herzegovina in a group... Read more
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FIFA
First round of visits to Russia 2018 stadiums for monitoring working conditions completedsaid FIFA’s Head of Sustainability, Federico Addiechi. "This marks an important
First round of visits to Russia 2018 stadiums for monitoring working conditions completed
FIFA / Posted 7 days ago
said FIFA’s Head of Sustainability, Federico Addiechi. "This marks an important step in our Sustainability Strategy for the FIFA World Cup in Russia and also demonstrates our commitment to taking our responsibility on human rights issues... Read more
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FIFA
Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup™our team of Commercial Affiliates for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as the first-ever
Alfa-Bank unveiled as first-ever Regional Supporter for the FIFA World Cup™
FIFA / Posted 7 days ago
our team of Commercial Affiliates for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as the first-ever European Regional Supporter. The staging of the FIFA World Cup and the FIFA Confederations Cup requires many banking services, not just for the fans but also for the... Read more
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FIFA
Unconventional road to the top for Aussie ace Ikonomidisan international cap before featuring in a single professional match. Equally,
Unconventional road to the top for Aussie ace Ikonomidis
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
an international cap before featuring in a single professional match. Equally, few can point to having been mentored by the FIFA World Cup™'s all-time leading goalscorer. Both are the case for Ikonomidis. Moving to Italy as a teenager from his... Read more
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FIFA
Brazil back on top in football's final frontierbaseball and American football and it came as a surprise to many when the count
Brazil back on top in football's final frontier
FIFA / Posted 8 days ago
baseball and American football and it came as a surprise to many when the country was granted the honour of hosting the FIFA World Cup. In choosing the USA, however, FIFA President Joao Havelange was bidding to conquer football's final... Read more
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The Courier
LETTERS TO THE EDITORof jobs and Melbourne will continue to be seriously considered when it comes to
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
of jobs and Melbourne will continue to be seriously considered when it comes to hosting global sporting events like the FIFA World Cup and the Olympics; events that bring billions of dollars into the Australian economy and inspire people to... Read more
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FIFA
Rajevac: Algeria are the best in Africathe credentials the FAF were looking for in Gourcuff’s successor was previous e
Rajevac: Algeria are the best in Africa
FIFA / Posted 10 days ago
the credentials the FAF were looking for in Gourcuff’s successor was previous experience in African football and the FIFA World Cup, both of which were criteria that Milovan Rajevac fulfilled, having reached the last eight with Ghana at... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Size the prize for new debut at UK airshowand check and analyse their biometrics." SportsJet is still awaiting certificat
Size the prize for new debut at UK airshow
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 10 days ago
and check and analyse their biometrics." SportsJet is still awaiting certification. But its expected to be in time for the FIFA World Cup tournament, hosted by Russia in 2018. Two years ahead of the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Press CTRL+C... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Beitbridge Hotel Up for Grabswas pegged at US$3 million. The hotel was scheduled to be commissioned in 2010
Beitbridge Hotel Up for Grabs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
was pegged at US$3 million. The hotel was scheduled to be commissioned in 2010 as Nssa anticipated spill-over benefits of the Fifa World Cup in neighbouring South Africa. Speculation is rife in the construction, hotel and leisure sectors of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Why isn’t football No 1 at Games?to rival its cash cow — the World Cup. The world governing body of the game kno
Why isn’t football No 1 at Games?
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
to rival its cash cow — the World Cup. The world governing body of the game knows well that Olympic football will upstage the Fifa World Cup in all aspects if it is made an open tournament. That’s why Fifa has zealously been guarding its right to... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Notts firm helps build IMG Worlds of Adventure in Dubaiacross the UAE related to heating and cooling products. As the UAE gears up to
Notts firm helps build IMG Worlds of Adventure in Dubai
Nottingham Post / Posted 12 days ago
across the UAE related to heating and cooling products. As the UAE gears up to host the World Expo in 2020 in Dubai and the FIFA World Cup in 2022 in Qatar, the region has high growth potential. She said: "The ink is barely dry on our agreement... Read more
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The World Game
Low commits to Germany's World Cup campaignon Tuesday Low will see out his deal, which expires in 2018, and he will now co
Low commits to Germany's World Cup campaign
The World Game / Posted 13 days ago
on Tuesday Low will see out his deal, which expires in 2018, and he will now concentrate on leading the holders to the FIFA World Cup finals in Russia. Low said: "The end of a tournament is a good time to pause. "We were all disappointed... Read more
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FIFA
Portugal lead chorus of redemption songsthe country's fans something to cheer about after a long history of heartbreak.
Portugal lead chorus of redemption songs
FIFA / Posted 13 days ago
the country's fans something to cheer about after a long history of heartbreak. Two of their most painful defeats came in the FIFA World Cup™, with the Portuguese losing semi-finals in 1966 and 2006, and they also suffered last-four exits at the... Read more
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Rappler
Will Brazil's Olympic hosting legacy suffer same fate as World Cup?GHOST STADIUM? A photo shows the Arena da Amazonia stadium in Manaus before the
Will Brazil's Olympic hosting legacy suffer same fate as World Cup?
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
GHOST STADIUM? A photo shows the Arena da Amazonia stadium in Manaus before the FIFA World Cup in 2014. The much touted stadium – where England lost to Italy – now hosts just a handful of matches a year. File Photo by RAIMUNDO VALENTIM/EPA RIO DE... Read more
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Football Australia
A-League transfer news: Sydney FC sign Aussie Josh Brillante from Italian cluband was voted Player of the Year for season 2013/14, earning a call up to the p
A-League transfer news: Sydney FC sign Aussie Josh Brillante from Italian club
Football Australia / Posted 13 days ago
and was voted Player of the Year for season 2013/14, earning a call up to the provisional 30-man Socceroos squad ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2014. Brillante said he was thrilled with the move and said he can’t wait for the new season to kick off... Read more
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FIFA
Fabiano: Centre-forward role has changedoff at Porto and Sevilla. There is a lot of responsibility on the new generati
Fabiano: Centre-forward role has changed
FIFA / Posted 13 days ago
off at Porto and Sevilla. There is a lot of responsibility on the new generation of Brazilian players, especially with the FIFA World Cup™ coming up here in two years. Do you think they have the time to develop and be ready for the tournament?... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fire extinguishers, fireworks and faces: Walker one of many 'stupid' off-field injuriesNY Giants tweet: Jason Pierre-Paul Rejoins Giants!Bryan Robson External Link:
Fire extinguishers, fireworks and faces: Walker one of many 'stupid' off-field injuries
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
NY Giants tweet: Jason Pierre-Paul Rejoins Giants!Bryan Robson External Link: Bryan Robson's embarrassing broken toe The FIFA World Cup is the pinnacle for a football team and England gets as into the quadrennial spectacle as any country, but... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fire extinguishers, fireworks and faces: Walker one of many 'stupid' off-field injuriesNY Giants tweet: Jason Pierre-Paul Rejoins Giants!Bryan Robson External Link:
Fire extinguishers, fireworks and faces: Walker one of many 'stupid' off-field injuries
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
NY Giants tweet: Jason Pierre-Paul Rejoins Giants!Bryan Robson External Link: Bryan Robson's embarrassing broken toe The FIFA World Cup is the pinnacle for a football team and England gets as into the quadrennial spectacle as any country, but... Read more
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FIFA
Relive the summer fairy tale from ten years agotime to bring the events of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ to life all over a
Relive the summer fairy tale from ten years ago
FIFA / Posted 16 days ago
time to bring the events of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ to life all over again. Il Capitano Fabio Cannavaro lifted the FIFA World Cup Trophy into the night sky above Berlin’s Olympiastadion exactly ten years ago today, confirming Italy’s... Read more
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FIFA
Giresse: Mali can make it this timeKeita, Frederic Kanoute, Mohamed Sissoko and Mahamadou Diarra were, however, th
Giresse: Mali can make it this time
FIFA / Posted 17 days ago
Keita, Frederic Kanoute, Mohamed Sissoko and Mahamadou Diarra were, however, they were unable to take their country to the FIFA World Cup™ finals or win the CAF Africa Cup of Nations. The closest they came to the second of those goals was in... Read more
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FIFA
Ji: World Cup lessons really motivated menot only by strong resistance from her father, but a dearth of opportunities. S
Ji: World Cup lessons really motivated me
FIFA / Posted 17 days ago
not only by strong resistance from her father, but a dearth of opportunities. She had, though, been inspired at age 11 by the FIFA World Cup™’s arrival in Korea Republic in 2002, spending the tournament “glued to the television, watching every... Read more
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The World Game
Gilardino joins Empoli on two-year dealseason as they battled successfully against relegation from Serie A. The forme
Gilardino joins Empoli on two-year deal
The World Game / Posted 17 days ago
season as they battled successfully against relegation from Serie A. The former AC Milan and Fiorentina striker, who won the FIFA World Cup with Italy in 2006, has now agreed a deal to join Empoli for an undisclosed fee. "Empoli announces it has... Read more
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Breitbart
Rio: Brazilian Health Minister Claims ‘Practically Zero’ Chance of Zika Outbreakto the Senate on Wednesday, Barros compared the rates of infection of dengue in
Rio: Brazilian Health Minister Claims ‘Practically Zero’ Chance of Zika Outbreak
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
to the Senate on Wednesday, Barros compared the rates of infection of dengue in 2014, when the nation hosted the FIFA World Cup, to Zika infections he estimated would occur during the Olympics. In 2014, Brazil hosted one million... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Outa vows to show evidence of corruption at SAAon May 25, 2010 at the Johannesburg O.R Tambo International airport in Johannes
Outa vows to show evidence of corruption at SAA
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
on May 25, 2010 at the Johannesburg O.R Tambo International airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. South Africa will host the FIFA World Cup 2010 from the 11th of June to the 11 of July. Picture: AFP JOHANNESBURG – Civil society organisation Outa... Read more
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The World Game
Klinsmann targeting semi-finals for USA at 2018 World Cupof asking in 2013, defeating traditional rivals Mexico in the final, but saw US
Klinsmann targeting semi-finals for USA at 2018 World Cup
The World Game / Posted 18 days ago
of asking in 2013, defeating traditional rivals Mexico in the final, but saw USA knocked out in the last 16 by Belgium at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil two years ago. However, after hosts USA went on to reach the semi-finals of last month's Copa... Read more
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The World Game
Former Barcelona goalkeeper Valdes joins Middlesbroughcrowns in 12 seasons as a first-team regular at Camp Nou. Valdes earned 20 Spa
Former Barcelona goalkeeper Valdes joins Middlesbrough
The World Game / Posted 18 days ago
crowns in 12 seasons as a first-team regular at Camp Nou. Valdes earned 20 Spain caps between 2010 and 2014, winning the FIFA World Cup in South Africa and EURO 2012 without playing a match in either tournament. The arrival of Valdes means... Read more
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FIFA
The ClubThe FIFA World Cup Facebook page is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the
The Club
FIFA / Posted 18 days ago
The FIFA World Cup Facebook page is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™! Starting 1 July and running to 9 July, FIFA.com will be bringing you exclusive content focused on the 2006 edition. We have exclusive... Read more
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livesoccertv
Germany’s Thomas Muller not bothered by goal drought in Euro 2016in the European Championship in France. Muller is yet to find a goal in this to
Germany’s Thomas Muller not bothered by goal drought in Euro 2016
livesoccertv / Posted 18 days ago
in the European Championship in France. Muller is yet to find a goal in this tournament after emerging the top scorer in the FIFA World Cup in South Africa six years ago when he scored five goals for Die Mannschaft. Despite having had an... Read more
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Vavel
Pogba set for Manchester United talkscould be set to rejoin the club he left in 2012 (photo:getty) Pogba captained
Pogba set for Manchester United talks
Vavel / Posted 18 days ago
could be set to rejoin the club he left in 2012 (photo:getty) Pogba captained the France U-20 side to in lifting the FIFA World Cup in 2013, in which he took home the best player of the tournament award. Born in Lagny-sur-Marne, Pogba... Read more
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The World Game
Deschamps urges France to create their own historyDeschamps was France captain when they won the FIFA World Cup in 1998 on home s
Deschamps urges France to create their own history
The World Game / Posted 19 days ago
Deschamps was France captain when they won the FIFA World Cup in 1998 on home soil and EURO 2000 in Netherlands and Belgium two years later. Prior to that, their only success on the international stage was at EURO 1984, when Michel Platini inspired... Read more
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