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India’s football talent hunt to start Friday

June 14th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 14 (IANS) Bajaj Allianz has launched the selection process for its annual Junior Football Camp for the third consecutive year to unearth football talent in the country.The ... Read more...

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After cricket, Pepsi moves to football

March 1st, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) The last time around five prominent cricketers, including Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, promoted the "Youngistaani" concept during the 2011 World Cup. Building on ... Read more...

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I would’ve loved to be a footballer, says Ranbir (With Images)

February 29th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) If it had not have been showbiz for Ranbir Kapoor, it would definitely have been football, says the actor, who is endorsing a ... Read more...

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Prince William saves the day with late goal for pal’s football team

October 8th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 8 (ANI): Prince William showed his football skills recently when he scored a late goal for a pal's team, bringing the match to a draw.Wills, 28, had stunned the ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama shows off footie skills for health campaign

September 9th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Michelle Obama showed off her football skills in a school in Louisiana, highlighting her 'Let's Move' campaign against childhood obesity.She joined a host of American football stars and ... Read more...

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Delhi lad hopes his robots will bend it like Beckham

July 12th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Even as the World Cup held people in thrall, an 18-year-old Delhi boy is hoping his home-built robots would be able to show off their football skills ... Read more...

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Holding babies key to male bonding

June 20th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20 (ANI): Males have a better chance of bonding with each other when carrying an infant, suggests a new study.The research, carried out among Barbary macaque monkeys, revealed that baby's ... Read more...

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Cesc says no question of him leaving Arsenal for Barcelona

October 5th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.5 (ANI): Arsenal skipper Cesc Fabregas has said he is keen to stay on at the club and has ruled out a move to Barcelona, where he learnt his football ... Read more...

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Replacing `fantastic’ Ronaldo impossible: Fergie

August 5th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.5 (ANI): Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson does not see anyone of his present squad or in the near future matching the football skills of Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo.Fergie ... Read more...

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Becks and Andy’s battle against malaria

April 21st, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.21 (ANI): Soccer legend David Beckham and British tennis No1 Andy Murray took each other on at their rival sports at the home of English football yesterday to launch new ... Read more...

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Pakistani girls come to US with clear goal

April 16th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Anindita Ramaswamy Washington, April 16 (DPA) A group of 10 Pakistani girls and young women managed to convince their parents that it would be a good idea to come to the ... Read more...

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Son appears to be following in Beck’s footie steps

April 7th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.7 (ANI): England soccer star David Beckham's son, Brooklyn, appears to be following in his father footsteps by showing off his football skills at an Italian park. Brooklyn, 10, enjoyed ... Read more...

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UEFA expects unprecedented reach and ratings in India for 2008 European Football Championship

May 29th, 2008 - 10:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI/Business Wire India): The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), has marked India as an emerging TV market for UEFA EURO 2008-the second biggest sporting event globally ... Read more...

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Bollywood film stars pitch in for charity football match

March 5th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by admin
Pune, Mar 5 (ANI): Bollywood glitterati played with gusto in a charity football event to raise funds for cancer patients on Tuesday here. Several actors including Salman Khan, his brother Sohail Khan, comedian ... Read more...

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Romantic Roo pays for fiancee Coleens parachute lessons

December 7th, 2007 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec.7 (ANI): England striker Wayne Rooney is known for his football skills the world over, but the public would also be happy to know that he is a romantic at heart. ... Read more...

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