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Tottenham Hotspur FC
From Burnley to the Bernabeu - Winksy's journey backtook on the challenge as he has all others, and relished every minute against M
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 12 hours ago
took on the challenge as he has all others, and relished every minute against Madrid’s midfield trio of Casemiro, Luka Modric and Toni Kroos, all starters when Los Blancos beat Juventus to become European champions for the 12th time in... Read more
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Football365
Champions League winners and losers21-year-old for a full 90 minutes away at Real Madrid, and yet he did not look
Football365 / Posted 12 hours ago
21-year-old for a full 90 minutes away at Real Madrid, and yet he did not look out of place in a midfield battle against Luka Modric and Toni Kroos. The only starters to record a higher passing accuracy on Tuesday were Kroos and Sergio... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Winks shines in Madrid03:23 - Tottenham Hotspur Harry Winks held his own against Luka Modric on Tues
Sport in a storm / Posted 21 hours ago
03:23 - Tottenham Hotspur Harry Winks held his own against Luka Modric on Tuesday night and says it was a special moment to face the Real Madrid star. Winks was only 12 when Modric joined Spurs in 2008 but, nine years later, the pair went... Read more
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soccernews
It was special to face role model Modric, says WinksTottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as “special” to play against Real
soccernews / Posted yesterday
Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as “special” to play against Real Madrid’s Luka Modric – a role model of his from the Croatian’s time at Spurs. England international Winks was a young prospect at White Hart Lane when Modric was turning... Read more
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HITC Sport
Sparkling stats vs Madrid suggest Tottenham ace justifying the hype the European champions are expected to control the midfield especially with the
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
the European champions are expected to control the midfield especially with the wealth of talent they have in Luka Modric, Casemiro and Toni Kroos. However, Winks was equally brilliant. He was tidy in possession, played long balls... Read more
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Soccer Way
It was special to face role model Modric, says Winks role model Modric, says Winks Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as
Soccer Way / Posted yesterday
role model Modric, says Winks Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as "special" to play against Real Madrid's Luka Modric – a role model of his from the Croatian's time at Spurs. England international Winks was a young prospect at... Read more
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Goal.com
It was special to face role model Modric, says WinksTottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as "special" to play against Real
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks described it as "special" to play against Real Madrid's Luka Modric – a role model of his from the Croatian's time at Spurs. England international Winks was a young prospect at White Hart Lane when Modric was turning... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'With oily flattery of Kane, Real Madrid begin latest transfer charm offensive'qualified it by saying he was “very happy” at Spurs and that is all he’s focusi
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
qualified it by saying he was “very happy” at Spurs and that is all he’s focusing on. But, as Spurs have learned with Luka Modric and Gareth Bale, Madrid have a habit of blurring a player’s focus, then switching it onto them.Tottenham know... Read more
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give me sport
Hugo Lloris reveals the 5 words he said to Harry Kane before Real Madrid v SpursLlorente, who dropped into a deeper position and allowed Cristian Eriksen, Harr
give me sport / Posted yesterday
Llorente, who dropped into a deeper position and allowed Cristian Eriksen, Harry Winks and Moussa Sissoko battling against Luka Modric and Toni Kroos in the heart of midfield. As well as getting your tactics spot on, you need a good motivational... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Winks opens up on what facing idols Kroos & Modric meant to himShare this Page Harry Winks admits he used to idolise Luka Modric – but the ap
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Harry Winks admits he used to idolise Luka Modric – but the apprentice can be proud after holding his own against the Croatian master as Tottenham drew 1-1 with Real Madrid. Winks was only 12 when Modric joined Spurs in 2008 but,... Read more
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Dear Mr Levy
Real HotspurI thought we lacked that first touch, that composed control. On second view I f
Dear Mr Levy / Posted yesterday
I thought we lacked that first touch, that composed control. On second view I factored just how relentless Madrid were. Luka Modric terrorising Christian Eriksen, an illustration of the task and difference in quality at hand. The Dane grew into... Read more
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Football365
Winks tried to treat Real Madrid 'like any normal game'Share this Page Harry Winks used to idolise Luka Modric but the apprentice hel
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Harry Winks used to idolise Luka Modric but the apprentice held his own against the Croatian master as Tottenham drew 1-1 with Real Madrid. Winks was only 12 when Modric joined Spurs in 2008 but, nine years later, the pair went... Read more
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guardian-series
Apprentice Winks matches master Modric in Madrid drawHarry Winks used to idolise Luka Modric but the apprentice held his own against
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
Harry Winks used to idolise Luka Modric but the apprentice held his own against the Croatian master as Tottenham drew 1-1 with Real Madrid. Winks was only 12 when Modric joined Spurs in 2008 but, nine years later, the pair went head-to-head on the... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Hugo: "We can be proud"Harry Kane ina 3-5-2 system. Harry’s fellow Academy graduate Harry Winks, just
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted yesterday
Harry Kane ina 3-5-2 system. Harry’s fellow Academy graduate Harry Winks, just 21, relished the midfield battle against Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and Casemiro - the midfield trio that started the Champions League final in June as Madrid clinched... Read more
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give me sport
Journalist's tweet has summed up the big difference between Pochettino and Conteand Dele Alli. The 21-year-old has since revealed how he produced a performanc
give me sport / Posted yesterday
and Dele Alli. The 21-year-old has since revealed how he produced a performance far beyond his years against Madrid duo Luka Modric and Toni Kroos. “Modric was always someone I looked up to when I was coming through the academy as a young... Read more
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give me sport
Video of Harry Winks' highlights v Real Madrid emerges - it's seriously impressiveEuropean champions at the Bernabeu, up against one of the most successful midfi
give me sport / Posted yesterday
European champions at the Bernabeu, up against one of the most successful midfield trios of recent years in the form of Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and Casemiro, the youngster performed remarkably well. Winks didn’t look overawed by the occasion... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Jealous Gooners may say otherwise but Spurs belong in the Champions League'since January. Harry Winks, alongside Eric Dier, looked set to be passed to de
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
since January. Harry Winks, alongside Eric Dier, looked set to be passed to death up against a midfield of Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Isco. Genuine hugh-class ballers. The Hemel Hempstead Iniesta came out with so much credit you wonder how he... Read more
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caughtoffside
Real Madrid consider swoop for Manchester United star who’s impressed Cristiano Ronaldoin January anyway, according to the Daily Mirror. Gareth Bale and Benzema may b
caughtoffside / Posted yesterday
in January anyway, according to the Daily Mirror. Gareth Bale and Benzema may be part of an initial bid in the new year but Luka Modric may be offered as well if the club’s £179m asking price was not met. Rashford has caught many eyes within Europe... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Fantastic Navas earns 9/10 vs. Spurs€30 million move to Manchester City and the Brazilian's impact there. Zidane ro
ESPN.co.uk / Posted yesterday
€30 million move to Manchester City and the Brazilian's impact there. Zidane rode his luck with Getafe, but resting Luka Modric and Casemiro proved the right call. Player ratings (1-10; 10 = best. Players introduced after 70 minutes get no... Read more
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soccersouls
Brilliant Harry Kane – The Best And The Worst Rated Tottenham Player From The 1-1 Draw vs Real Madridpenalty. He was responsible for Spurs’ goal, to an extent.Christian Eriksen – 7
soccersouls / Posted yesterday
penalty. He was responsible for Spurs’ goal, to an extent.Christian Eriksen – 7/10 Eriksen was overshadowed by Luka Modric for major parts in the game but he did have his creative moments now and then.Harry Kane – 8.5/10 Harry Kane was... Read more
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The Courier Mail
$250m plot, Kane mark Ronaldo can’t matchcountry as Ronaldo but in fewer games, sparking rumours Real could try to poach
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
country as Ronaldo but in fewer games, sparking rumours Real could try to poach another rising star from Spurs after taking Luka Modric and Gareth Bale to the Bernabeu in recent years. “I don’t know what will be of Kane’s future, but I can talk... Read more
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Perth Now
$250m plot, Kane mark Ronaldo can’t matchcountry as Ronaldo but in fewer games, sparking rumours Real could try to poach
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
country as Ronaldo but in fewer games, sparking rumours Real could try to poach another rising star from Spurs after taking Luka Modric and Gareth Bale to the Bernabeu in recent years. “I don’t know what will be of Kane’s future, but I can talk... Read more
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Perth Now
Watch: Lloris inspires Spurs’ momentous Real pointlabelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
labelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the game, fuelling speculation he could follow Luka Modric and Gareth Bale’s lead in making a move to Madrid in the future. “A point at the Bernabeu, you’d take that every... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Hugo Lloris' heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Spurs earn their draw at Real Madridoff the post and Benzema guilty of failing to score from the rebound. A lovely
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
off the post and Benzema guilty of failing to score from the rebound. A lovely exchange between the hugely influential Luka Modric and Benzema then opened a shooting chance for the Portugal captain, who shot just wide of the far post. But... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Lloris inspires Spurs’ momentous Real pointlabelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
labelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the game, fuelling speculation he could follow Luka Modric and Gareth Bale’s lead in making a move to Madrid in the future. “A point at the Bernabeu, you’d take that every... Read more
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The News and Star
Hugo Lloris' heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Hugo Lloris' heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
Whitehaven News / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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Goal.com
Spurs show Ronaldo & Real are not back to their best... yet!for Spurs in the closing stages when Keylor Navas pushed his shot just around t
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
for Spurs in the closing stages when Keylor Navas pushed his shot just around the post. For all their quality, especially Luka Modric and Toni Kroos in midfield, and also young right-back Achraf Hakimi, Madrid were not quite their clinical selves... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Hugo Lloris’ heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridfingertips of Navas. Ratings Real Madrid: Keylor Navas 8, Achraf Hakimi 7, Se
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
fingertips of Navas. Ratings Real Madrid: Keylor Navas 8, Achraf Hakimi 7, Sergio Ramos 6, Raphael Varane 5, Marcelo 6, Luka Modric 7, Toni Kroos 7, Casemiro 6, Isco 7, Cristiano Ronaldo 7, Karim Benzema 4. Substitutions: Marco Asensio (for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hugo Lloris helps Spurs to hold Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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News.com.au
Spurs’ momentous Real result as Lloris inspireslabelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
labelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the game, fuelling speculation he could follow Luka Modric and Gareth Bale’s lead in making a move to Madrid in the future. “A point at the Bernabeu, you’d take that every... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Watch: Lloris inspires Spurs’ momentous Real pointlabelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
labelled a “complete player” by Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on the eve of the game, fuelling speculation he could follow Luka Modric and Gareth Bale’s lead in making a move to Madrid in the future. “A point at the Bernabeu, you’d take that every... Read more
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Gazette
Hugo Lloris’ heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridfingertips of Navas. Ratings Real Madrid: Keylor Navas 8, Achraf Hakimi 7, Se
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
fingertips of Navas. Ratings Real Madrid: Keylor Navas 8, Achraf Hakimi 7, Sergio Ramos 6, Raphael Varane 5, Marcelo 6, Luka Modric 7, Toni Kroos 7, Casemiro 6, Isco 7, Cristiano Ronaldo 7, Karim Benzema 4. Substitutions: Marco Asensio (for... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Hugo Lloris' heroics help Tottenham secure draw at Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Tottenham earn crucial point after holding Real Madridit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
TEAMTalk / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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guardian-series
Superb Spurs secure Real drawit was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
it was only his second start for the club. Madrid had Navas back in goal while Isco came into the starting line-up and Luka Modric lined up against his former club. Gareth Bale was unavailable with a calf injury. Not even five minutes had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Real Madrid 1-1 Tottenham: Spurs withstand pressure to earn a pointHad they taken their chances, they could have been comfortable – Benzema the wo
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Had they taken their chances, they could have been comfortable – Benzema the worst culprit missing a header from a Luka Modric cross after 37 minutes that should have wiped out Tottenham's advantage sooner. Lloris tipped round from Isco and... Read more
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Football365
F365 says: Pochettino shows Mourinho a real masterclass...all things Tottenham while getting a crick in his neck at West Brom or Burnley.
Football365 / Posted 2 days ago
all things Tottenham while getting a crick in his neck at West Brom or Burnley. Passing accuracy full-time update: Luka Modric: 87.7% Tottenham could take on the might of Real Madrid and draw 1-1 with nobody’s dream central midfield of... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Real Madrid 1 Tottenham Hotspur 1: Spurs hold their own in draw with Los MerenguesHeung-Min respectively. With Gareth Bale out injured, there was only one ex-To
The Ham&High Network / Posted 2 days ago
Heung-Min respectively. With Gareth Bale out injured, there was only one ex-Tottenham man in the Real starting XI, with Luka Modric lining up in central midfield. The north Londoners were fortunate not to fall behind in the fifth minute when... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Real Madrid fans deliver brutal Benzema verdict as Kane scoreschance against Spurs, while Kane went on to find the back of the net. And the n
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
chance against Spurs, while Kane went on to find the back of the net. And the notoriously difficult to please Real Madrid fans aren't impressed... Spurs fans, would you swap Harry Kane for Gareth Bale, Luka Modric and Karim Benzema?1000+ VOTES SO... Read more
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express
Real Madrid vs Tottenham LIVE: Team news and line-ups ahead of Champions League clashMADRID vs TOTTENHAM 18:25: So the good news is that Gareth Bale has been ruled
express / Posted 2 days ago
MADRID vs TOTTENHAM 18:25: So the good news is that Gareth Bale has been ruled out through injury, the bad news is Luka Modric will want to prove a point. Modric has blossomed into perhaps the finest midfield playmaker in the world since... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Italy draws Sweden in World Cup playoffEuro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play D
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
Euro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play Denmark. Croatia, lead by Real Madrid star Luka Modric, will breath easy after drawing 47th-ranked Greece. Switzerland, the highest rank team in these playoffs, can... Read more
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HITC Sport
Pochettino comparison sends firm message to Harry Kane suitors and country, form which has seen links to Real Madrid resurface. Madrid have p
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
and country, form which has seen links to Real Madrid resurface. Madrid have previously raided Tottenham for prised assets Luka Modric and Gareth Bale, but they might find it more difficult to lure Kane from his boyhood club. Show... Read more
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News 8000
Italy draws Sweden in World Cup playoffEuro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play D
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Euro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play Denmark. Croatia, lead by Real Madrid star Luka Modric, will breath easy after drawing 47th-ranked Greece. Switzerland, the highest rank team in these playoffs, can... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Italy draws Sweden in World Cup playoffEuro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play D
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Euro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play Denmark. Croatia, lead by Real Madrid star Luka Modric, will breath easy after drawing 47th-ranked Greece. Switzerland, the highest rank team in these playoffs, can... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Ranking the Best La Liga Players in 2017 Not on Ballon D'Or Listnominated for the Ballon d'Or shortlist are: Karim Benzema, Antoine Griezmann,
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
nominated for the Ballon d'Or shortlist are: Karim Benzema, Antoine Griezmann, Isco, Toni Kroos, Marcelo, Lionel Messi, Luka Modric, Jan Oblak, Sergio Ramos, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez. Honourable mentions, surprising omissions A whole... Read more
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The Boy Hotspur
Looks Like Kane ITK Was On The MarkMadrid in the Champions League on Tuesday, with two of their former heroes, Gar
The Boy Hotspur / Posted 2 days ago
Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday, with two of their former heroes, Gareth Bale, who is out with a calf injury, and Luka Modric, now in the colours of the opposition. But Pochettino believes Kane, who grew up in Walthamstow and came through... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Italy draws Sweden in World Cup playoffEuro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play D
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Euro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play Denmark. Croatia, lead by Real Madrid star Luka Modric, will breath easy after drawing 47th-ranked Greece. Switzerland, the highest rank team in these playoffs, can... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Italy draws Sweden in World Cup playoffEuro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play D
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
Euro 2016 semifinalists Wales to secure a spot in these playoffs -- will play Denmark. Croatia, lead by Real Madrid star Luka Modric, will breath easy after drawing 47th-ranked Greece. Switzerland, the highest rank team in these playoffs, can... Read more
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