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Argentina Slips Past Nigeria 3-2 in Day 13 of FIFA World Cup

Source: Sport Balla | Jun 26 2014, 2:32am CDT | by Poch de la Rosa

Argentina Slips Past Nigeria 3-2 in Day 13 of FIFA World Cup
Argentina beat Nigeria, 3-2, in Day 13 of the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 25.
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Six Players Who Should’ve Been Nominated for FIFA Ballon d’Or 2014 Short-List Including Arsenal Star, Luis Suarez & World Cup Winner

Oct 28 2014 6:32am CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will no doubt vie for the top award but here are six players who somehow didn't make it onto the 23 man short-list. FIFA announced it's 23 man 'short-list' for the 2014 Ballon d'Or and whilst the usual suspects got a nod there were a fair few who were seemingly snubbed. Read more: SEE ALSO: best Premier League players 2014/15 Find out who are the richest footballers in th ...
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MLS Cup Playoffs: A beginner's guide

Oct 27 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: SBNation

Playoffs? We're talking about playoffs?! The MLS Cup Playoffs. What is MLS? Well, you didn't call it 'the MLS', which is a good start. Major League Soccer is a 19-year-old professional soccer league featuring teams from the United States and Canada. Creating the league was a requirement for the U.S. hosting the 1994 World Cup, and despite some bumps (two clubs folded back in 2001) the league wil ...
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Billiards: Bhaskar shocks Gilchrist, joins Advani in semis
Leeds, Oct 28 (IANS) For long the bridesmaid in Indian billiards, Balachandra Bhaskar, the 43-year-old from Bangalore, authored a big upset when he knocked out defending champion Peter Gilchrist 797-586 to enter the semi-finals of the IBSF World Billiards championship (timed format) here Tuesday. | by IANS
Russia's preparation for 2018 World Cup ahead of schedule: FIFA
Moscow, Oct 28 (IANS) Russia's preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup are ahead ofthe schedule, FIFA president Sepp Blatter said Tuesday. | by IANS
IPTL names team coaches
Dubai, Oct 28 (IANS) Organisers of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) Tuesday appointed Joshua Eagle and John Laffnie de Jager as coaches of Singapore Slammers and UAE Royals respectively. Fabrice Santoro and Treat Huey will be player-coaches for the Indian Aces and Manila Mavericks. | by IANS

Southampton loan star Toby Alderweireld admits surprise they are doing so well

Oct 26 2014 5:30pm CDT | Source: Mirror Football

Belgian who played in last season's European Cup Final and faced Messi at the World Cup has helped Saints overcome summer exodus in s ...
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Barcelona Transfer News: Retaining Pedro Must Be a Priority Until Summer

Oct 26 2014 12:20pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Luis Enrique's arrival at Barcelona has been treated positively by many within the Blaugrana squad, but Pedro wouldn't appear to be among that number after reports arose stating the winger is unhappy at the club. According to (h/t Metro), Arsenal are interested in luring the Spaniard to north London this winter, having learned their target is frustrated with the competition in Catalan country: Arsene Wenger has remained a fan of the player though, ...
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Barcelona: Toothless Catalans Lacked Necessary Bite to Triumph in El Clasico

Oct 26 2014 6:37am CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Real Madrid hosted eternal rivals Barcelona for the 229th edition of El Clasico and while it didn't quite live up to all of the pre-match hype, there were enough talking points to keep everyone happy. The first of those came even before the whistle had blown with the news that Luis Suarez would start the game. His presence in the line up wasn't a surprise but given fitness concerns, utilising the Uruguayan as an impact substitution may have been a preferable option. As ...
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Manchester United v Chelsea Combined XI: Embarrassingly Few Red Devils Make The Cut

Oct 25 2014 5:02pm CDT | Source: CaughtOffside

What a gulf in class! Only one Red Devil makes it into combined Chelsea & Manchester United XI... Manchester United have been in erratic form recently, while Chelsea have been the dominant force in the Premier League. It's no surprise therefore that a combined XI is entirely dominated by the London side with just one Red Devil making it into the team. SEE MORE: Best El Clasicos: Top ten El Clasicos ever: Barcelona's Lionel Messi & Real Madrid's Gareth Bale feature ...
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Real Madrid vs. Barcelona live stream: How to watch El Clásico online

Oct 25 2014 8:13am CDT | Source: SBNation

The biggest club game of the fall is here, and Real Madrid will want to make up ground on Barcelona in El Clásico. Here's how to watch. For the first time this season, Real Madrid and Barcelona meet in El Clásico on Saturday (12 p.m. ET, beIN Sports). They enter the game high up in the table, looking like the two favorites to win La Liga again, but both have had some stumbles to start their campaigns. ...
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Real Madrid vs. Barcelona: Live Score, Highlights from El Clasico

Oct 25 2014 7:03am CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

La Liga—Estadio Santiago Bernabeu   Real Madrid vs. Barcelona (kick-off 5 p.m. BST / 12 p.m. ET) Referee: Jesus Gil   The first Clasico of the season is upon us, and Bleacher Report’s Sam Tighe and Ryan Bailey break down the tactical matchup while Alex Diamond looks at the rivalry’s all-time greatest players.   Projected Line-Ups Real Madrid: Iker Casillas, Dani Carvajal, Pepe, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos, Isco, James Rodriguez, Karim Benzema, ...
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