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The road to Brazil begins in Georgia: Del Bosque


September 10th, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 10 (IANS) Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has warned his players that the defence of the World Cup that they won in South Africa in 2010 begins ... Read more...

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Denmark held to a goalless draw by Czechs


September 9th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Sep 9 (IANS) The Danish national football team drew 0-0 with the Czech Republic in the first round of the qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014, at ... Read more...

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Russia labour to beat Northern Ireland


September 8th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia beat Northern Ireland 2-0 in their World Cup qualifier here under coach Fabio Capello, in his first competitive game in-charge.Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland team ... Read more...

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Goal-line technology lined-up for Premier League


July 7th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Goal-line technology will be used in the English Premier League "as soon as is practically possible" after it was approved by the body that sets ... Read more...

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Draw for 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifiers final round


March 9th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, March 9 (IANS) The draw for the final round of 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifiers was unveiled in the Asian Football Federation headquarters in Kuala Lumpur Friday.Ten ... Read more...

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Pele warns Brazil 2014 World Cup organisers over slow progress


February 19th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Rio de janeiro, Feb 19 (ANI): Pele has warned organisers over the little amount of progress that has been made towards hosting the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.Brazil must be ready by ... Read more...

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Winning 2014 World Cup now absolute necessity: Brazilian star


July 11th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Johannesburg, July 11 (IANS) Legendary Brazilian footballer Romario feels the pressure will be huge on the home team when his country hosts the 2014 World Cup after the early exit ... Read more...

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Lula rules out rain disturbing World Cup, Olympics


April 9th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 9 (DPA) Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva ruled out Tuesday that rain-related problems may jeopardize the Brazil 2014 football World Cup and the 2016 Olympics in ... Read more...

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IOC to assess impact of heavy rain on Rio 2016 Olympics


April 8th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 8 (DPA) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is set to meet soon with officials of the organising committee of the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Games, to discuss the ... Read more...

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I want to have a cup of coffee with Obama: Pele


March 3rd, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 3 (EFE) Pele, the Brazilian considered by most soccer fans the world's greatest player ever, has said that he is collecting a government pension, and added that he'd ... Read more...

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