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Daily Telegraph
Thousands of travellers hit as Austria's second largest airline ceases tradingin 2014 due to low demand, its only medium-haul route - to Abu Dhabi - was ditc
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2014 due to low demand, its only medium-haul route - to Abu Dhabi - was ditched in 2016, and services to Linz, Milan, Zurich fell by the wayside in 2017. A deal with Lufthansa would have seen Niki absorbed into its low-cost subsidiary... Read more
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International Business Times
Stone Age secrets trapped in oldest ice core ever drilled that is the size of Empire State building ice cores at the Guliya Ice Cap in Tibet, one of which was over 1,000ft long. R
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
ice cores at the Guliya Ice Cap in Tibet, one of which was over 1,000ft long. Researchers at the Swiss research center ETH Zurich dated the ice at the base of the core to be at least 600,000 years old, by measuring radioactive elements within the... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Sees Inflation Breaching Goal But Won't Rush to Raise Ratesand fuel a rally. The Swiss currency weakened, depreciating 0.3 percent versus
Swissinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
and fuel a rally. The Swiss currency weakened, depreciating 0.3 percent versus the euro to 1.16872 at 11:50 a.m. in Zurich. It also fell 0.3 percent against the dollar, its first decline in five days. Super Thursday The SNB announcement... Read more
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Swissinfo
Can low-cost ski passes help lure back visitors?a plethora of other winter activities, a strong franc and poor snow conditions,
Swissinfo / Posted 4 hours ago
a plethora of other winter activities, a strong franc and poor snow conditions, among other factors. At a press event in Zurich in early November, outgoing Switzerland Tourism boss Jürg Schmid tried to sound positive about the upcoming winter.... Read more
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Swissinfo
SNB Sees Inflation Breaching Goal in 2020 After Franc Dropcontinues to be important.” The franc weakened, depreciating 0.2 percent versu
Swissinfo / Posted 4 hours ago
continues to be important.” The franc weakened, depreciating 0.2 percent versus the euro to 1.16822 at 11:04 a.m. in Zurich. The currency also weakened 0.3 percent against the dollar, its first decline in five days. Still Fragile The SNB... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
'I couldn’t stop dribbling out of the side of my mouth': Robbie Williams tells of ‘very scary’ week spent in intensive carea week in intensive care after falling ill backstage. The pop star, 43, told T
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 hours ago
a week in intensive care after falling ill backstage. The pop star, 43, told The Sun that he became ill at a stadium in Zurich while on tour in September. “My left arm went numb and I couldn’t stop dribbling out of the side of my mouth. I had a... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH commission collaborates with German firm to clean-up Rizal Shrinealso donated a high pressure washer worth P800,000 to NCHP, which would be used
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
also donated a high pressure washer worth P800,000 to NCHP, which would be used in cleaning the monument. Zurich Fernandez, Karcher Country Manager, said his company hoped to clean and restore other monuments and national landmarks... Read more
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birminghammail
Robbie Williams reveals how scary illness left him in intensive carea week in intensive care after falling ill backstage. The pop star, 43, told T
birminghammail / Posted 6 hours ago
a week in intensive care after falling ill backstage. The pop star, 43, told The Sun that he became ill at a stadium in Zurich while on tour in September. "My left arm went numb and I couldn't stop dribbling out of the side of my mouth. I had a... Read more
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Digi Times
Google to open AI research centre in ChinaGoogle Cloud AI and Machine Learning. The research centre, which joins similar
Digi Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Google Cloud AI and Machine Learning. The research centre, which joins similar facilities in London, New York, Toronto and Zurich, will be run by a small team from its existing office in Beijing. Strict rules The tech giant operates two offices in... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Wealth Chief Zeltner Replaced by Blessing in Revampwill be Collardi’s successor at Julius Baer if his contract allows it," Andreas
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
will be Collardi’s successor at Julius Baer if his contract allows it," Andreas Brun, an analyst at Mirabaud Securities in Zurich, said by phone. Sergio Ermotti “won’t do the UBS CEO job for too much longer. Potentially Blessing could take over in... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Wealth Chief Zeltner to Be Replaced by Blessingcontact the reporters on this story: Eyk Henning in Frankfurt at ehenning1@bloo
Swissinfo / Posted 7 hours ago
contact the reporters on this story: Eyk Henning in Frankfurt at ehenning1@bloomberg.net, Jan-Henrik Förster in Zurich at jforster20@bloomberg.net, Patrick Winters in Zurich at pwinters3@bloomberg.net, Ambereen Choudhury in London at... Read more
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iafrica.com
All work and no play leads to burnoutfinding that failure to do so can lead to exhaustion. Carried out by Ariane We
iafrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
finding that failure to do so can lead to exhaustion. Carried out by Ariane Wepfer and colleagues from the University of Zurich in Switzerland, the study looked at 1,916 employees from a broad range of sectors in German-speaking countries. Most... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PSL coaches embrace tablet systembetween game officials and coaches, the FIVB introduced the tablet system in th
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
between game officials and coaches, the FIVB introduced the tablet system in the FIVB Women’s Club World Championship in Zurich in 2015. Sportshub ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Local fans, however, first saw the tablet system... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore Airlines' new A380 arrives at Changi AirportCEO Tom Enders. SIA's new A380 will make its first flight on the Singapore to
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
CEO Tom Enders. SIA's new A380 will make its first flight on the Singapore to Sydney route next Monday. The A380s will also fly to Auckland, Beijing, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Melbourne, Mumbai, New Delhi, New York, Paris, Shanghai and Zur... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Google opens AI Research Center in Beijingan AI China Center to focus on basic research. Ms. Fei-Gei Li, who is Chief Sci
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 9 hours ago
an AI China Center to focus on basic research. Ms. Fei-Gei Li, who is Chief Scientist AI/ML at Google, notes that many of the world's top experts in AI are Chinese. Google also has AI research groups located in New York, Toronto, London and Zu... Read more
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International Business Times
Robbie Williams spent 7 days in ICU after 'abnormalities' in his brain were detected Williams has revealed that he was admitted to the intensive care unit after bec
International Business Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Williams has revealed that he was admitted to the intensive care unit after becoming ill while backstage at a stadium in Zurich on 2 September. Williams performed after a doctor cleared him and despite knowing he was ill, he was prepared to go... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cold shooting Dragons lose at Glenwoodteams are in the tournament field including No. 1 seed Springfield Lanphier, No
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 11 hours ago
teams are in the tournament field including No. 1 seed Springfield Lanphier, No. 2 seed Peoria Richwoods, No. 3 seed Lake Zurich and No. 4 seed Moline. Steve Stein can be reached at stevestein21@yahoo.com. Follow him on Twitter @Sp... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cold shooting Dragons lose at Glenwoodteams are in the tournament field including No. 1 seed Springfield Lanphier, No
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 12 hours ago
teams are in the tournament field including No. 1 seed Springfield Lanphier, No. 2 seed Peoria Richwoods, No. 3 seed Lake Zurich and No. 4 seed Moline. Steve Stein can be reached at stevestein21@yahoo.com. Follow him on Twitter @Sp... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Robbie Williams reveals his secret health battle as brain abnormalities left him in intensive carehealth battle after brain abnormalities put him in intensive care for a week.
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
health battle after brain abnormalities put him in intensive care for a week. The 43-year-old singer said he fell ill in Zurich in September and had to call a doctor backstage when his arm went numb and he began suffering from a headache. He... Read more
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BBC News
Silenced Swiss bells can ring againa local couple complained about clangs between 22:00 and 07:00. The 250-year-o
BBC News / Posted 14 hours ago
a local couple complained about clangs between 22:00 and 07:00. The 250-year-old Protestant church in Wädenswil, near Zurich, agreed to stop ringing the bells every 15 minutes. But more than 2,000 residents campaigned against the decision,... Read more
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metro
Robbie Williams had to axe Russian gigs because of 'brain abnormalities'that’s where I found myself.’ Rob said he first started to feel something was
metro / Posted 14 hours ago
that’s where I found myself.’ Rob said he first started to feel something was wrong when he was about to go on stage in Zurich at the beginning of September when he lost the feeling in his left arm and ‘couldn’t stop dribbling out of the side of... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Wealth Chief Zeltner Is Said to Be Close to Stepping Downa separate wealth management unit in the Americas overseeing $1.25 trillion. W
Swissinfo / Posted 14 hours ago
a separate wealth management unit in the Americas overseeing $1.25 trillion. Wealth management is a key profit driver at Zurich-based UBS: The division’s third-quarter earnings before tax rose more than 16 percent from a year earlier, beating... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Professor Willy Zwaenepoel appointed Dean of Engineering and ITindustry funding, including a Microsoft gift totalling 9 million Swiss francs (
University of Sydney News / Posted 14 hours ago
industry funding, including a Microsoft gift totalling 9 million Swiss francs (around AUD$12 million) to EPFL and ETH Zurich. He continues to advise several start-ups and is as a member of the board of ICTSwitzerland. “I am excited about the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Robbie Williams had 'blood' on his BRAIN in mystery illnessand scared' when he couldn't stop dribbling, his left arm went numb and he stru
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
and scared' when he couldn't stop dribbling, his left arm went numb and he struggled to breathe backstage before his Zurich gig. Ordeal: Robbie Williams has revealed doctors found what looked like blood on his brain, forcing him to cancel... Read more
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Swissinfo
UBS Unit Thrived as Strategist Was Fired, Ex-Group Head Saysand colleagues to get him to write bullish assessments of CMBS and recast his o
Swissinfo / Posted 16 hours ago
and colleagues to get him to write bullish assessments of CMBS and recast his opinions based on UBS’s own holdings. The Zurich-based bank says the conduct Murray alleges never took place and that he isn’t a whistle-blower. Instead, UBS says,... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Democrats vying for 6th Congressional seat discuss health care, tax reformdistrict chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
district chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake County trustee Amanda Howland of Lake Zurich, who lost to Roskam in the November 2016 general election; regulatory attorney and Clarendon Hills resident Jennifer... Read more
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Warrenville Press
Democrats vying for 6th Congressional seat discuss health care, tax reformdistrict chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake
Warrenville Press / Posted 18 hours ago
district chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Naperville; College of Lake County trustee Amanda Howland of Lake Zurich, who lost to Roskam in the November 2016 general election; regulatory attorney and Clarendon Hills resident Jennifer... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google opens AI centre in China as competition heats upwill join Google's other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub,
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
will join Google's other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich. Google's search engine and many of its services are blocked by China's Great Firewall, but internet regulators have... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mixing business with pleasure is bad for your healthWhy people who blur the lines suffer more stress, anxiety and physical health w
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
Why people who blur the lines suffer more stress, anxiety and physical health woes A study from the University of Zurich in Switzerland showed those who bring work home with them suffer from exhaustion and a lower sense of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Google taps China talent, opens AI center in Beijingwill join Google’s other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub,
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
will join Google’s other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich. Google’s search engine and many of its services are blocked by China’s Great Firewall, but internet regulators have... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss church bells ring out after dark as court upholds nighttime chimingZURICH: A Swiss church can let its bells ring out in celebration after the coun
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 hours ago
ZURICH: A Swiss church can let its bells ring out in celebration after the country's highest court overturned a restriction on its peeling chimes demanded by a local couple. More than 2,000 residents campaigned against the limits on the 250-year-old... Read more
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CNET
Google to open AI lab in Chinabased out of its existing offices in Beijing. The company has similar developme
CNET / Posted 22 hours ago
based out of its existing offices in Beijing. The company has similar development labs in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich, according to the blog post. AI is one of the hottest and most competitive technology fields today as companies like... Read more
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Swissinfo
Uber to stop offering budget service in Baselservice in the city of Basel from June 1, 2018, as it is not profitable enough.
Swissinfo / Posted 22 hours ago
service in the city of Basel from June 1, 2018, as it is not profitable enough. UberPop has already been discontinued in Zurich and Lausanne. According to the company, the decision was taken due to feedback from its partners, who wanted to earn... Read more
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FOX Business
Novartis generics arm says may sell or end some productsZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in th
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in the process of selling or closing some products in the United States, it said on Wednesday. "In response to high price pressure, we are optimizing our U.S. portfolio. This... Read more
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FOX Business
Novartis generics arm says may sell or end some productsZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in th
FOX Business / Posted 22 hours ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in the process of selling or closing some products in the United States, it said on Wednesday. Continue Reading Below "In response to high price pressure, we are optimizing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss church bells ring out after dark as court upholds nighttime chimingZURICH: A Swiss church can let its bells ring out in celebration after the coun
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
ZURICH: A Swiss church can let its bells ring out in celebration after the country's highest court overturned a restriction on its peeling chimes demanded by a local couple. More than 2,000 residents campaigned against the limits on the 250-year-old... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Novartis generics arm says may sell or end some productsZURICH: Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in the process o
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ZURICH: Swiss drugmaker Novartis's Sandoz generics business is in the process of selling or closing some products in the United States, it said on Wednesday. "In response to high price pressure, we are optimizing our U.S. portfolio. This includes... Read more
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Swissinfo
Court rules night-time church bells can continue in Swiss townThe Swiss Federal Court in Lausanne has ruled in favour of a church near Zurich
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
The Swiss Federal Court in Lausanne has ruled in favour of a church near Zurich that wants to continue ringing its bells throughout the night. The verdict overturns previous local rulings in favour of the complainants, a couple from the town. In a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Google is opening a new AI research centre in China (GOOG)wrote. "This Center joins other AI research groups we have all over the world,
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
wrote. "This Center joins other AI research groups we have all over the world, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich, all contributing towards the same goal of finding ways to make AI work better for everyone." Fei-Fei Li will run the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Google is opening a new AI research centre in China (GOOG)wrote. "This Center joins other AI research groups we have all over the world,
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
wrote. "This Center joins other AI research groups we have all over the world, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich, all contributing towards the same goal of finding ways to make AI work better for everyone." Fei-Fei Li will run the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss Gotthard road tunnel closed after fatal crashZURICH: The Gotthard road tunnel under the Alps in Switzerland is closed after
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ZURICH: The Gotthard road tunnel under the Alps in Switzerland is closed after a truck and a passenger car collided, damaging the key transit route's infrastructure, the TCS automobile club said on Wednesday. The Blick newspaper cited local police... Read more
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asianage
Google launching artificial intelligence research center in Chinatop cyber regulator, where he steered away from market access issues to discuss
asianage / Posted yesterday
top cyber regulator, where he steered away from market access issues to discuss the potential of AI. Google said the new Chinese AI research center will join a list of similar overseas centers operating in New York, Toronto, London a... Read more
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Swissinfo
The pioneers of Switzerland’s ‘Chocolate Revolution’Rudolf (1816-1897), and grandfather, David (1776-1862), had opened the original
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
Rudolf (1816-1897), and grandfather, David (1776-1862), had opened the original Sprüngli confectionery shop and café in Zurich in 1836, catering to the local high society. In 1892, Rudolf Jr inherited the family chocolate factory (his brother... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Google launching artificial intelligence research center in Chinatop cyber regulator, where he steered away from market access issues to discuss
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
top cyber regulator, where he steered away from market access issues to discuss the potential of AI. Google said the new Chinese AI research center will join a list of similar overseas centers operating in New York, Toronto, London a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nigeria docked points, World Cup qualification unaffectedan international friendly football match between Argentina and Nigeria in Krasn
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
an international friendly football match between Argentina and Nigeria in Krasnodar on 14 November 2017. Picture: AFP. ZURICH - Nigeria have been docked two points for fielding an ineligible player in a World Cup qualifier against Algeria but... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Blurring boundaries between business and pleasure leads to exhaustiontheir non-work life reported being more exhausted because they recovered less,"
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
their non-work life reported being more exhausted because they recovered less," said Ariane Wepfer, from the University of Zurich in Switzerland. "This lack of recovery activities furthermore explains why people who integrate their work into the... Read more
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BBC News
Google to open AI research centre in ChinaGoogle Cloud AI and Machine Learning. The research centre, which joins similar
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Google Cloud AI and Machine Learning. The research centre, which joins similar facilities in London, New York, Toronto and Zurich, will be run by a small team from its existing office in Beijing. The tech giant operates two offices in China, with... Read more
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TheBull
Google opens AI centre in China as competition heats upwill join Google's other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub,
TheBull / Posted yesterday
will join Google's other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich. Google's search engine and many of its services are blocked by China's Great Firewall, but internet regulators have... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Google opens AI centre in China as competition heats upwill join Google’s other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub,
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
will join Google’s other research facilities outside of its Silicon Valley hub, including in New York, Toronto, London and Zurich. Google’s search engine and many of its services are blocked by China’s Great Firewall, but internet regulators have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FIFA Sanctions Nigeria Over Use of Ineligible Playerat that period with a serious heart problem and so was not on emails and couldn
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
at that period with a serious heart problem and so was not on emails and couldn't have seen it was rejected by the men in Zurich. Two seasons ago, Real Madrid was thrown out of the Copa Del Rey and fined for fielding an ineligible player. Russia... Read more
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