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I can help Anzhi win titles: Diarra


September 10th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) New Anzhi signing Lassana Diarra says the experience he brings to the Russian side means silverware is achievable this season.The 27-year-old French international was officially ... Read more...

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Dempo bag I-League title for record fifth time (With Images)


April 20th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 20 (IANS) Dempo made history in Indian football here Friday as they won the I-League crown for a record fifth time with a goalless draw against East Bengal ... Read more...

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Arrows hope to end 22-match winless streak in I-League


April 18th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) Winless in 22 matches so far, Pailan Arrows will host Goan heavyweights Churchill Brothers Sports Club in an I-League encounter at the Salt Lake Stadium here ... Read more...

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Cole, Fortune tip Manchester United to win EPL


April 11th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi, April 11 (IANS) Former Manchester United star striker Andy Cole and midfielder Quinton Fortune have tipped their former side to bag a record 20th English League crown at ... Read more...

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Crunch time for Asian Champions League hopefuls


February 17th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 17 (IANS) Three-time Asian champions Pohang Steelers and first round winners Esteghal are in the hunt for the three remaining places in the group stage of the AFC ... Read more...

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Kashmir has talent but no infrastructure: Footballer Ishfaq Ahmed


October 23rd, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) The presence of star Kashmiri footballer Ishfaq Ahmed in the Salgaocar football club will see the valley rooting for the Goan giants, which will be ... Read more...

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Dhoni’s record as India’s captain remarkable: Atherton


July 17th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Atherton is moved by India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership qualities.Atherton in his column in The Times said the "defining cricketing image ... Read more...

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Fergie not to play Rooney against Schalke in order to destroy Chelsea


May 4th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United boss is all set to rest Wayne Rooney for Champions League semi-final second leg against Schalke in order to keep striker fresh to face Chelsea. ... Read more...

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Chelsea not Arsenal biggest threat to Man U’s Premier League title hopes: Ferguson


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:18 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 23 (ANI): Chelsea not Arsenal will be the biggest threat to Manchester United's bid to land a record 19th Premier League crown, feels coach Alex Ferguson."I said a few ... Read more...

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‘Benitez-built weak and short on talent Liverpool squad’


April 6th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): Liverpool owner John W Henry has blamed former coach Rafa Benitez for weakening the club's playing squad he inherited from his predecessors.Henry, frontman for the Fenway Sports ... Read more...

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Terry adamant that Premier League crown is not yet Man U’s


February 24th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.24 (ANI): Chelsea skipper John Terry has said that his team is ready to test Manchester United and refused to concede the Premier League crown.Terry is adamant that Chelsea ... Read more...

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Arsenal-Wolves clash more important than face-off with Barca: Wenger


February 12th, 2011 - 8:25 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb.12 (ANI): Arsenal's clash with the Wolves on Saturday is being seen as more important than their Champions League showdown with Barcelona, according to club coach Arsene Wenger.The three Premier ... Read more...

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Beckham to get BBC Lifetime Achievement award


December 18th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Ace midfielder David Beckham has been selected for the BBC Sports Personality Lifetime Achievement award.The lifetime honour is one of several awards, which will be presented during ... Read more...

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Coach Rafa Benitez future at Inter ‘on the line’


November 18th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.18 (ANI): Inter boss Rafa Benitez's future is "on the line" according to reports in Italy.According to The Sun, Benitez was called to an emergency meeting and club sources ... Read more...

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Man U can win Premier League crown back from Chelsea: Ferguson


August 9th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): After lifting the Community Shield, Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has given out a Premier League title warning to Chelsea.He believes his Wembley triumph shows ... Read more...

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Chelsea’s ‘double-winning squad’ can repeat last year’s fantastic season: Ancelotti


August 7th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7(ANI): Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti reckons that his double-winning squad can deliver another trophy-laden season despite no new signings so far.Ancelotti said that he is going to take it ... Read more...

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Chelsea aims to finally win Champions League this season: Anelka


August 7th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7(ANI): Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka insists that Champions League glory has become the No. 1 priority at Stamford Bridge."Our aim this season is to finally win the Champions League. ... Read more...

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Ancelotti to face Abramovich inquest even if Chelsea wins double


May 5th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich will want to know from coach Carlo Ancelotti why his side fared so badly in the Champions League, even if the Blues ... Read more...

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Lampard says Chelsea have got their swagger back


May 4th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Skipper Frank Lampard reckons recapturing their King's Road swagger has been key to Chelsea's imminent third Premier League crown."There's a real lot of talent in this squad, ... Read more...

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Gerrard vows to beat Chelsea to give rivals Man U title boost


April 27th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard has vowed to give bitter rivals Manchester United a massive Premier League title boost by beating Chelsea on Sunday.Gerrard said Liverpool will not ... Read more...

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Everton Saha would “love it” if Man U wins Premier League crown


February 12th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 12 (ANI): Everton forward Lois Saha "would love it" if his twin goals which sank Chelsea on Wednesday help Manchester United win the Premier League crown.Although the French ... Read more...

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Man U can kick on and win Premier League title: Rooney


February 2nd, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2(ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney, who is now in the form of his life, believes that his club can overhaul Chelsea at the top and hold onto their ... Read more...

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City’s Vieira vows to deny Man U Premier League crown


January 9th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Manchester City's latest recruit Patrick Vieira has vowed to deny rivals United from winning a record fourth consecutive English Premier League crown.The French midfielder did it three ... Read more...

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Man U will win fourth Premier League crown in a row: Ferdinand


November 28th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Ace defender Rio Ferdinand believes that Manchester United will see off the challenge of arch-rivals Chelsea to win a fourth Premier League crown in a row.The Blues ... Read more...

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Chelsea boss Ancelotti rules out Liverpool’s title chances


November 7th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7 (ANI): Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has increased pressure on Rafa Benitez by ruling out Liverpool's title chances.Ancelotti reckons Manchester United and Arsenal are Blues' only serious rivals ... Read more...

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Chelsea is Man U’s biggest Premier League title threat: Ferguson


November 4th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.4 (ANI): Manager Sir Alex Ferguson sees Chelsea as the major threat to Manchester United's hopes of a fourth straight Premier League crown and a record 19th title in all.United ... Read more...

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Wenger warns Premier League crown can be won or lost in December


November 4th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.4 (ANI): Coach Arsene Wenger has warned his Arsenal team that the Premier League crown could be won next month... or thrown away.According to The Sun, he believes December ... Read more...

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Torres says Liverpool needs a striker like Rooney


July 29th, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): England and Liverpool striker Fernando Torres has told club boss Rafa Benitez that there is a need for a player like Wayne Rooney.Torres is convinced Rooney was ... Read more...

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Guardiola dedicates Champions League crown to Maldini


May 28th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Rome, May 28 (DPA) Pep Guardiola dedicated Barcelona's 2-0 victory over Manchester United in the final of the Champions League Wednesday to Italian football legend Paolo Maldini. Maldini played his last match ... Read more...

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Ferguson plotting to depose Liverpool from list of all time greats


May 17th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Sir Alex Ferguson has set his sights on establishing Manchester United as the most successful team in the history of English football after winning 18 titles -- ... Read more...

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Manchester United win third straight Premier League title


May 17th, 2009 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (DPA) Manchester United clinched their third consecutive Premier League title with a 0-0 draw against Arsenal Saturday. The point gave United an unassailable seven-point lead over Liverpool at the ... Read more...

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Fergie challenges Man U stars to make history


May 6th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 6 (ANI): Coach Alex Ferguson has challenged his Manchester United heroes to make history in Rome by retaining their Champions League crown.Fergie said: "We have the quality, the ... Read more...

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Man U says it is ready for a scrap with Porto


April 14th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.14 (ANI): Manchester United has warned Porto that they are ready for a scrap and won't loosen their grip on the Champions League crown.United go into tomorrow's quarter-final second ... Read more...

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Coach Capello’s snub of Owen a warning to all England soccer stars: Ferdinand


April 1st, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.1 (ANI): England football star Rio Ferdinand has said that the ruthless manner in which Fabio Capello has discarded Michael Owen has taught England's stars that any cap they win may ... Read more...

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Liverpool grins as title favourites Man U turns blue!


March 23rd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.23 (ANI): Liverpool FC''s exploits on the field in the past eight days has left Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson with just one option -- to put on his thinking ... Read more...

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