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Neymar nominated for Golden Ball
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Neymar nominated for Golden Ball

Jun 30 2013, 3:10am CDT | by

Rio de Janeiro, June 30 (IANS) Brazil's Neymar has been included on a six-man shortlist for the FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball award.

Rio de Janeiro, June 30 — Brazil's Neymar has been included on a six-man shortlist for the FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball award. He will vie with Andrea Pirlo (Italy), Andres Iniesta (Spain),...

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Neymar nominated for Golden Ball

Jun 30 2013, 3:10am CDT | by

Rio de Janeiro, June 30 (IANS) Brazil's Neymar has been included on a six-man shortlist for the FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball award.

Rio de Janeiro, June 30 — Brazil's Neymar has been included on a six-man shortlist for the FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Ball award.

He will vie with Andrea Pirlo (Italy), Andres Iniesta (Spain), Luis Suarez (Uruguay), Paulinho (Brazil) and Sergio Ramos (Spain) for the tournament's most valuable player award, reports Xinhua.

The players were named Saturday by FIFA's technical study group who will announce the winner after Sunday's final between hosts Brazil and Spain at Rio's Maracana Stadium.

Brazil have dominated the award in the past with four of the six previous winners. Neymar and Paulinho have the chance to join countrymen Kaka (2009), Adriano (2005), Ronaldinho (1999) and Denilson (1997).

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Barcelona & Real Madrid to Enter Bidding War for Liverpool Teenager Raheem Sterling

Sep 27 2014 12:42pm CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

La Liga giants both keen on Anfield star. Real Madrid and Barcelona scouts were present for Saturday's Merseyside derby clash between Liverpool and Everton with both La Liga sides keeping a close eye on England international Raheem Sterling. Read more: Victor Valdes Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers wants former Barcelona custodian Mario Balotelli Car: Liverpool Striker Lets Young Fans Drive His Ferrari! (Pictures) A ...
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Things at Anfield don't look so bright anymore. It's fair to say that Liverpool have not been enjoying their football this season. From losing to two sides expected to struggle, to narrowly squeezing past a Bulgarian side making their debut in the Champions League, it's clear that something has been missing for Brendan Rodgers. Read more: Morgan Schneiderlin Tottenham: Spurs to attempt fourth bid for Saints s ...
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Liverpool To Offload £35m Trio In January To Fund Signing Of Real Madrid Striker Karim Benzema

Sep 27 2014 9:49am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

Reds plotting player sales to fund new striker move. Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is ready to offload three first-teamers in the upcoming January transfer window as he looks to raise funds for a £40m bid to sign Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema. SEE ALSO: Live Arsenal v Tottenham streaming - watch the North London derby Man Utd FIFA 15 best XI! Rory McIlroy Girlfriend: Is Golf Star Dating This Irish Stunner? The French international has recently emer ...
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Former Liverpool Captain Questions Club’s Summer Transfer Business

Sep 27 2014 8:55am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has slammed Brendan Rodgers and his transfer activity over the summer. Claiming the new faces at Anfield are not of the required quality. Former Liverpool star Jamie Carragher believes that Brendan Rodgers has failed to adequately replace Luis Suarez this summer, claiming in the DailyMail that he let his lead singer go and brought in backing singers in his place. SEE MORE: Liverpool Ever ...
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Ten Unbelievable Liverpool & Everton Merseyside Derby Facts

Sep 27 2014 7:49am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

Ten amazing facts about Liverpool and Everton ahead of the highly anticipated Merseyside derby...  With derby games having that something a little bit special about them, the Merseyside derby is one of the biggest. Here are ten interesting and shocking facts about Liverpool and Everton. SEE MORE: Liverpool v Everton Lineup: Liverpool v Everton Lineup confirmed: Youngster starts for Reds, big names benched for visitors. Liverpool Slams Balotell ...
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Barcelona vs. Granada live stream: How to watch La Liga online, TV schedule and more

Sep 27 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: SBNation

A poor performance against Málaga ended Barcelona's perfect start to the season, they'll look to rebound against Granada. Barcelona dropped out of first place for the first time this season after their scoreless draw against Málaga during the midweek. That result, combined with Valencia's 3-0 win over Córdoba, allowed Los Che to jump over the Blaugrana on goal differential. It's not the end of the world for Luis Enrique's team to have fina ...
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Barcelona Head Coach Speaks Out About Luis Suarez Being Chubby

Sep 27 2014 6:21am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

The former Liverpool forward appears to have put weight on. Reports have been doing the rounds on the Internet claiming that new FC Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has put weight on since being given a four month ban. SEE ALSO: Watch Luis Suarez first Barcelona goal. Luis Suarez diet after being accused of putting on weight. Live Ryder Cup streaming. Suarez signed for the Catalans from Liverpool this summer in a £75m deal, but can't make hi ...
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Liverpool Legend Says Lazy Mario Balotelli Is No Replacement For Luis Suarez

Sep 27 2014 5:32am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

Former Reds star slams summer signing for 'walking around'.Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has criticised the club's summer signing Mario Balotelli for his form for the club so far, the Daily Mirror reports. SEE ALSO: Victor Valdes Liverpool - Reds to sign goalkeeper Mario Balotelli Car: Liverpool Striker Lets Young Fans Drive His Ferrari! (Pictures) Amazing Ryder Cup WAGS In Al ...
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Liverpool News Roundup: Surprise £40m Bid For World-Class Striker, Current Player Is An Everton Fan And More Balotelli Antics

Sep 27 2014 5:04am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

The biggest stories on Saturday for the Reds. Liverpool preparing audacious £40m January bid for Karim Benzema The Reds are keeping tabs on the Real Madrid striker as a long-term replacement for the departed Luis Suarez, according to the Daily Star. Suarez joined FC Barcelona this summer in a £75m deal and Brendan Rodgers is now ready to battle Arsenal for Benzema. The France international is reported to be unsettled at the Estadio Santiago Berna ...
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Just 2 days after looking overweight, Luis Suarez looked significantly trimmed down at Barcelona training [Video]

Sep 27 2014 4:06am CDT | Source: 101 great goals

Has Luis Suarez gone cold turkey on the Atkins Diet in the last two days?Just two days after looking pretty over his ideal weight for Barcelona B, Suarez appeared significantly trimmed down at Friday’s training session.We weren’t sensationalizing or exaggerating: he did look badly out of shape on Wednesday, that’s undeniable, but whatever he did in the meatime – skipping in a shellsuit in a sauna? – it’s worked, as he looks to have shed a couple of pounds.It’s actually quite simple t ...
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