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World Cup Paper Review: Liverpool Give Barca Suarez Nod as Sanchez Race Starts

BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 28:  Alexis Sanchez of Chile celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil round of 16 match between Brazil and Chile at Estadio Mineirao on June 28, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.  (Photo by Francois Xavier Marit - Pool/Getty Images)
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BR-UK StaffAnalyst IIIJuly 2, 2014

At least one of Thursday's newspaper back pages continues the streak of Luis Suarez-related headlines. What are we at now, 10 days in a row?

The media remains adamant that Suarez is heading inexorably toward Barcelona, with Alexis Sanchez a likely casualty of the Uruguayan's arrival. Where he will be going, however, remains up for debate.

Read on for some of the best football-related back pages in Britain:

The Independent, meanwhile, go for a round-up of the various social media responses to Tim Howard's performance for the United States against Belgium, along with a story about Argentina doubling down on their reliance on Lionel Messi:

Most of the newspapers, meanwhile, leave football off the back page entirely. For that, we have Andy Murray to thank. For the sake of completion, here are the spreads that react to his surprise quarter-final exit at Wimbledon:

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