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Apologetic Adriano receives warning


September 5th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 5 (IANS) Troubled striker Adriano has been forced to make a public apology after missing a compulsory training session just two weeks after signing a new ... Read more...

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Real Madrid defeat 10-man Barca to win Spanish Supercup


August 30th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Aug 30 (IANS) Real Madrid defeated FC Barcelona 2-1 to win the Spanish Supercup on away goals.First half goals from Gonzalo Higuain and Cristiano Ronaldo Wednesday put Real Madrid ... Read more...

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Real Madrid, AC Milan chiefs meet to decide Kaka’s future


August 7th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 7 (IANS) The immediate future of Brazilian star Kaka will reportedly be decided at a meeting between Real Madrid president Florentino Perez and AC Milan ... Read more...

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Corinthians settle legal battle with Adriano


June 3rd, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 3 (IANS) Former Brazil striker Adriano has won a $900,000 payout from Brazilian club Corinthians, ending a bitter legal battle with his old employer.The 30-year-old had ... Read more...

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Flamengo to re-sign Adriano, says coach


May 2nd, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, May 2 (Xinhua) Flamengo football coach Joel Santana hinted that the club in on the verge of re-signing former Inter Milan and Roma striker Adriano.The 30-year-old Adriano had ... Read more...

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Guardiola dedicates Getafe win to Eric Abidal


April 11th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 11 (IANS) Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola dedicated his side's 4-0 win over Getafe Tuesday night to French defender Eric Abidal.Abidal underwent a liver transplant Tuesday and the thoughts ... Read more...

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Corinthians hid true salary of Adriano from fans


March 31st, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 31 (IANS) Brazilian club Corinthians' administration was caught lying to its faithful fans. The club told the fans that it was paying striker Adriano roughly $210,000 ... Read more...

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Valencia defender Alba signs agreement to join Barcelona


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 22 (IANS) Valencia's left-back Jordi Alba has agreed to join Spanish giants FC Barcelona, according to reports in Spain.Alba, who is out of contract with Valencia at the ... Read more...

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Corinthians release Adriano


March 13th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 13 (IANS) Corinthians' director Roberto de Andrade officially announced the football club's decision to release striker Adriano on grounds of repeated disciplinary problems.Adriano was with Corinthians ... Read more...

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Tite continues suspension of Adriano


March 10th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 10 (IANS) Despite Adriano's achievement of losing 100 kilos, Corinthians coach Tite demonstrated his dissatisfaction with the striker, barring him from upcoming matches.According to Tite, Adriano ... Read more...

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Real Madrid, Barcelona win easy in La Liga


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 23 (IANS) Real Madrid retained their five point lead at the top of the Spanish La Liga football with a 4-1 home win over Athletic Club Bilbao. Barcelona ... Read more...

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Corinthians fine defiant Adriano $40,000


January 20th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janeiro, Jan 20 (IANS) Corinthians fined striker Adriano $40,000 for not training with the Brazilian club.Adriano has missed several practice sessions and the club's president Roberto de Andrade ... Read more...

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Brazilian striker Adriano accidentally shoots woman


December 25th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 25 (IANS) Former Inter Milan and Brazilian forward Adriano, accidentally shot a woman in his car while fooling around with his bodyguard's gun.Adriene Pinto, aged 20, ... Read more...

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Tevez is money-seeker, says Seedorf


December 12th, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Dec 12 (IANS) AC Milan veteran midfielder Clarence Seedorf has labelled Carlos Tevez as a money-seeker who "will go where they can promise him the most money".The striker ... Read more...

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Corinthians win 2011 Brazilian Championship


December 5th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio De Janiero, Dec 5 (IANS) On the same day that one of the country's greatest players Socrates passed away, his former club Corinthians won the 2011 Brazilian Championship by ... Read more...

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Corinthians maintain lead in Brazilian championship


November 21st, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janerio, Nov 21 (IANS) Corinthians were able to hold onto first place in the Brazilian Football Championship after 36 rounds.With their 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Atletico-MG, Corinthians improve ... Read more...

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Guardiola refuses to blame Spain for Pique’s injury


October 16th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 16 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Pep Guaridola has refused to blame Spain's national football squad for defender Gerard Pique's muscle injury that sidelined him for the next two ... Read more...

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Barcelona sign Mascherano, poised to sell Ibrahimovic


August 27th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Aug 27 (DPA) Spanish football champions Barcelona announced Friday that they had reached an agreement with Liverpool "for the transfer of Javier Mascherano." Mascherano, 26, will fly into the Catalan capital ... Read more...

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Barcelona buy Adriano from Sevilla


July 16th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 16 (DPA) Spanish football champions Barcelona have bought Adriano from Sevilla, according to media reports on Friday. These reports claimed that Sevilla have agreed to accept 10 million euros (12.83 million ... Read more...

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Becks may play on after FIFA World Cup in S. Africa


January 17th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan. 17 (ANI): David Beckham is expected to continue playing for England after this summer's World Cup.The former England captain, who turns 35 next month, has said he wants to ... Read more...

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Potential cancer drug being tested for asthma treatment


December 10th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): British scientists are testing a cancer treatment drug to find if it can be useful in helping asthma patients.Researchers at the University of Edinburgh discovered that R-Roscovitine kills ... Read more...

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Beckham all set for AC Milan return


October 27th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27(ANI): David Beckham's return on loan to AC Milan has edged one step closer with Milan CEO Adriano Galliani saying that the star will return to San Siro in ... Read more...

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Sevilla beat Real Madrid and join them in second place


October 5th, 2009 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 5 (DPA) Real Madrid suffered their first defeat Sunday, 2-1 away to spirited Sevilla, who now share second place with them. Jesus Navas gave Sevilla the lead, Pepe levelled for Real ... Read more...

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Kaka wins Golden Ball as Confederations Cup best player


June 29th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 29 (DPA) Brazilian midfielder Kaka was awarded the Golden Ball as best player of the Confederations Cup tournament Sunday. Kaka garnered most votes in a poll of accredited journalists organized ... Read more...

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Shakhtar Donetsk win UEFA Cup (Lead)


May 21st, 2009 - 5:43 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, May 21 (DPA) Shakhtar Donetsk made history Wednesday by becoming the first-ever Ukrainian side to win a European club competition as they beat German Bundesliga side Werder Bremen 2-1 after extra ... Read more...

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Shakhtar Donetsk win UEFA Cup


May 21st, 2009 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, May 21 (DPA) Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk beat German Bundesliga side Werder Bremen 2-1 after extra time in the UEFA Cup final Wednesday at the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium in Istanbul.Brazilian Luiz ... Read more...

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Shakhtar win in UEFA Cup


April 10th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), April 10 (DPA) Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk will take a two-goal lead to France next week after winning their first leg UEFA Cup quarter-final game against Olympique Marseille 2-0. Czech Tomas ... Read more...

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Soon, HIV drug that may help patients not responding to treatment


April 1st, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 1 (ANI): A potential new HIV drug may one day treat patients who are not responding to Anti-Retroviral Therapy, suggests a new study.Researchers, from Imperial College London, the National Cancer ... Read more...

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Manchester United dominate Inter Milan in goalless draw


February 25th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, Feb 25 (DPA) The first half was a nightmare for Inter Milan fans who had believed in Jose Mourinho's optimism that his side was going to have the better of Manchester ... Read more...

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Inter Milan leave Juventus three points behind


January 26th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Jan 26 (DPA) A goal from Brazilian Adriano helped Inter Milan move three points clear of Juventus atop the Italian Serie A football tournament through a 1-0 late win over Sampdoria.Adriano ... Read more...

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Valencia beat Sevilla; Barcelona reserves held by Espanyol


January 22nd, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 22 (DPA) The quarter-finals of the Spanish King's Cup produced two contrasting first-leg clashes, an epic 3-2 win for Valencia over Sevilla, followed by a drab goalless draw between crosstown ... Read more...

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Manchester Citys world record 175million pound offer for Kaka


January 14th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Manchester City has offered a sensational 175million pounds in a bid to land AC Milan superstar Kaka.City chief executive Garry Cook and deal broker Kia Joorabchian ... Read more...

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AC Milan seeking to rope in Becks


October 22nd, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.22 (ANI): Italian football club AC Milan has confirmed that it is trying to sign up former England football captain David Beckham on loan from the Los Angeles Galaxy. Milan ... Read more...

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