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Tevez to brush up his English with help from Eminem


August 29th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29(ANI): Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has renewed his attempt to learn English by listening to rapper Eminem's latest album Recovery.Tevez has struggled to pick up the language since his ... Read more...

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Tevez says winning Europa league equals Man U’s Champions League triumph


August 19th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): Argentine striker Carlos Tevez, who has been appointed Manchester City captain for the season, has said that winning the Europa League with City would match his Champions League ... Read more...

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‘Unhappy’ Tevez looking forward to leaving Europe


August 13th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has said that he is looking forward to leaving Europe as his love for football has dipped after Argentina's World Cup disappointment.Tevez admitted ... Read more...

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Bellamy accuses Man City coach of ‘cold-shouldering’ players since February


August 11th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.11 (ANI): Welsh striker Craig Bellamy has accused Manchester City's Italian boss Roberto Mancini of cold-shouldering some of the team's players since both had a furious row back in February.Bellamy, 31, ... Read more...

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Tevez humiliated at team being ‘herded like chickens’ on flight following WC exit


August 1st, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez, who scored 29 goals in his first season at the club, has said that he is struggling to motivate himself for the new ... Read more...

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Man City striker Tevez dating ‘Ugly Duckling’


July 29th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 29 (ANI): Ace striker Carlos Tevez is dating one of the stars of Ugly Betty's Argentinean version.Actress Brenda Asnicar, 18, has wowed Argentina with her role in Patito Feo, ... Read more...

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Tevez reveals he met number one fan Noel Gallagheri n his birthday suit


July 28th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Manchester City star Carlos Tevez has revealed he met his No 1 fan Noel Gallagher in his birthday suit.The former OASIS guitarist, 43, was invited into the Argentina ... Read more...

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Tevez urges Torres to join Man City


July 28th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 28 (ANI): Ace striker Carlos Tevez has urged Fernando Torres to join him at Manchester City, after coach Roberto Mancini admitted that he wants to sign the Liverpool striker. ... Read more...

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England were better opponents than Argentina: Lahm


July 5th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 5 (ANI): German skipper Philipp Lahm has provided some comfort to England fans by saying that the Three Lions were better opponent than Argentina.Asked if England should be considered better ... Read more...

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‘Oasis’ couldn’t save Messi’s Argentina from WC defeat


July 5th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): The Argentina football team can blame Lionel Messi and rock-band Oasis for their dismal 4-0 loss in the World Cup quarter-final.Messi tried to psych up his teammates for ... Read more...

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Ali Bacher bats for video technology in football


July 4th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 4 (IANS) Former South African cricketer and administrator Ali Bacher is the latest to support the introduction of new technology in football, following a spate of referring errors during the ... Read more...

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Maradona’s Argentina crushed by Germany 4-0(Night Lead)


July 4th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 3 (DPA) Germany's young guns Saturday humbled Argentina 4-0 with a display of incisive football in the Green Point Stadium here to book a berth in the World ... Read more...

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Young German side humbles Maradona’s Argentina 4-0(Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 3 (DPA) Germany's young guns Saturday humbled Argentina 4-0 with a display of incisive football in the Green Point Stadium here to book a berth in the World ... Read more...

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Argentina will seek revenge against Germany


July 1st, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 1 (DPA) Germany and Argentina have dazzled South Africa with attacking verve, raising expectations of a classic quarter-final encounter in Cape Town Saturday as the South Americans seek ... Read more...

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World Cup over for refs Rosetti, Larrionda


June 30th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 29 (DPA) Referees Jorge Larrionda and Roberto Rosetti have been dropped by football world governing body FIFA for the rest of the World Cup following blunders in their Round of ... Read more...

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Apologetic Blatter opens door for video technology


June 29th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Johannesburg, June 29 (IANS) With both Mexico and England suffering due to refereeing errors, FIFA president Sepp Blatter Tuesday said the world soccer body will reopen the debate on introducing ... Read more...

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FIFA President finally apologises for Lampard ‘goal’, vows technology review


June 29th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, June 29(ANI): FIFA President Sepp Blatter has apologized to the Football Association over England midfielder Frank Lampard's disallowed 'goal', and said that the governing body would look again at goal-line technology.Lampard's ... Read more...

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Portugal boss calls for new technology in football


June 28th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, June 28 (DPA) Footballing authorities should consider introducing new technologies to help match officials, Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz said Monday in the wake of the latest refereeing blunders at the ... Read more...

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Maradona sympathises with England


June 28th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) It is not everyday you will hear Diego Maradona express sympathy for England, but the Argentina coach was none too happy with the goal they should have been ... Read more...

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FIFA remain silent on refereeing controversy


June 28th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) The ruling football body FIFA Monday remained silent on the latest two blatant refereeing mistakes at the World Cup. FIFA spokesman Nicolas Maingot said he was not in a ... Read more...

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Only World Cup final place will satisfy Argentina: Tevez


June 28th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 28 (ANI): Ace striker Carlos Tevez, who delighted coach Diego Maradona with two goals in the last-16 win over Mexico, has said that only a World Cup final place will ... Read more...

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Tevez, referee send Argentina into quarter-finals


June 28th, 2010 - 5:14 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) Two-time champions Argentina profited from yet another officiating mistake at the 2010 World Cup to beat Mexico 3-1 Sunday and set up a quarter-final date with Germany. Carlos Tevez ... Read more...

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FIFA: Mistakes by referees sparks debate


June 28th, 2010 - 3:55 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) Another mistake by match officials created controversy and helped Argentina reach the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Johannesburg Sunday. After England had a goal not given earlier in ... Read more...

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Argentina’s Tevez named Man of the Match


June 28th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez was named FIFA Man of the Match after scoring a brace in Argentina's 3-1 win over Mexico in Johannesburg Sunday. His first goal should ... Read more...

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Argentina beat Mexico by 3-1, enter quarter-finals


June 28th, 2010 - 3:29 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) Two-time champions Argentina profited from yet another officiating mistake at the 2010 World Cup to beat Mexico 3-1 Sunday and set up a quarter-final date with Germany. Carlos Tevez ... Read more...

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Argentina-Mexico: It’s all or nothing and a rematch of 2006


June 26th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 26 (DPA) Argentina will be out to confirm their good World Cup football form Sunday when they face Mexico in a repeat of their Round of 16 encounter four years ... Read more...

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Argentina down Greece 2-0, top Group B (Lead)


June 23rd, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by IANS
Polokwane, June 23 (DPA) Argentina's reserve team easily downed Greece 2-0 at the World Cup Tuesday, courtesy of second-half goals from Martin Palermo and their most unlikely striker, defender Martin Demichelis. The result ... Read more...

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Lionel Messi wants feuding Oasis brothers back together for gig


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): Argentine footballer Lionel Messi has revealed that he is a big fan of British band Oasis, and that he would love it if the feuding bothers Noel and ... Read more...

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Not playing Messi will be a sin: Maradona


June 21st, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, June 21 (DPA) Argentine coach Diego Maradona said Monday that star striker Lionel Messi would play against Greece in the teams' third and last Group B match of the football World ... Read more...

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Higuain tricks as Argentina decimate South Korea 4-1 (Lead)


June 17th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 17 (DPA) Gonzalo Higuain scored a hat-trick, the first of the tournament, as Argentina Thursday took a giant step towards the World Cup knockout stage with a comfortable 4-1 ... Read more...

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Nigeria seek revenge against mighty Argentina


June 11th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Samm Audu Johannesburg, June 11 (DPA) Nigeria will be seeking revenge for two previous World Cup losses at the hands of star-studded Argentina Saturday at the Ellis Park Stadium here in ... Read more...

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Argentina president wants to clone Messi, Maradona


June 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 11 (DPA) Argentina President Cristina Kirchner has high hopes for her country's squad at the World Cup in South Africa and suggests that it would be a good idea ... Read more...

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Messi’s Big Chance to win over Argentine fans


June 10th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, June 10 (DPA) "I want to show the country that I can play as well for Argentina as I do for Barcelona" said Leo Messi ahead of his country's first match ... Read more...

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Tevez credits ‘walking around naked’ in room for sharp-shooting skills!


June 5th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, June 5(ANI): Argentina striker Carlos Tevez has been given his own hotel room at the national team's World Cup training camp in South Africa due to his habit of strutting ... Read more...

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Manchester City considering 65 million pound double swoop for Ibrahimovic, Toure


May 29th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): Eyeing the next season's Champions League, Manchester City are considering a 65 million pound double swoop for Barcelona pair Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Yaya Toure.The club's manager, Roberto Mancini, ... Read more...

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