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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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Internacional rejects Tottenham bid for Damiao


August 28th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janerio, Aug 28 (IANS) Tottenham Hotspur target Leandro Damiao will not be sold until at least the end of the year, Brazilian Serie A soccer club Internacional said.Internacional ... Read more...

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Adriano cleared to resume training


August 21st, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 21 (IANS) Former Brazil striker Adriano could make his long-awaited return to football within a month after being cleared by doctors to resume training.Adriano underwent surgery ... Read more...

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Flamengo sacks coach Santana


July 24th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 24 (IANS) Brazil's football powerhouse Flamengo have sacked coach Joel Santana following the team's poor results.Flamengo's football director Zinho confirmed Monday that the 63-year-old had been ... Read more...

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Swedish striker Ibrahimovic joins Paris Saint-Germain


July 18th, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 18 (IANS) French top league club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has reportedly signed Italy-based striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the second main face recruited after the Brazilian defender Thiago Silva.Citing Leonardo, ... Read more...

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Shebby Singh appointed Blackburn’s football director


June 19th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Former Malaysian defender and football pundit Shebby Singh has been appointed director of football by English club Blackburn Rovers.Blackburn's Indian owners Venky's decided to appoint Singh ... Read more...

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Wild brawl ends with 12 red cards


June 12th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 12 (IANS) A Brazilian sports tribunal has begun investigating a wild brawl in a second-division state league match that ended with 12 red cards.Votuporanguense was awarded ... Read more...

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Corinthians interested in signing Uruguayan striker Forlan


April 19th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 19 (IANS) Brazilian clubs Corinthians and Atletico-MG are reportedly interested in signing Inter Milan and Uruguay striker Diego Forlan.The Italian serie A outfit has responded by ... Read more...

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`I’m not taking North Korea to World Cup, says Sven-Goran Eriksson


October 15th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.15 (ANI): Former England football manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has denied that he is planning to lead North Korea into the 2010 World Cup finals.Sky Sports quoted the current Notts County football ... Read more...

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Meet Five, the elephant, who knows how to play harmonica!


August 13th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): An elephant in West Midlands Safari Park knows how to play the harmonica.Five, an African elephant, took up the hobby after a silver harmonica was accidentally left on ... Read more...

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Eriksson is Notts County’s new football director


July 23rd, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Former England and Mexico manager Sven Goran Eriksson is the new director of football at League Two club Notts County. The 61-year-old Swede, who had a brief stay at ... Read more...

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Man U legend Charlton terms Ronaldo’s 80-mn pound price tag as vulgar


June 19th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Football great Bobby Charlton has branded the 80 million pound price tag for Manchester United winger Cristiano Ronaldo as "vulgar".Spanish giants Real Madrid have agreed to ... Read more...

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Barcelona sets 72-hour deadline to trade off Ronaldinho


July 15th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Madrid/Barcelona, July 15 (DPA) Barcelona has set a 72-hour deadline to trade off out-of-form superstar Ronaldinho, the player's brother and agent Roberto de Assis said after meeting with club officials. Ronaldinho currently ... Read more...

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