1. Goals from Brazil: Adriano scores as Flamengo edge Corinthians

    Flamengo 1 - Corinthians 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 9, 2009) Adriano scored the winner at Maracana stadium with a left-footed strike from inside the area, picking up the ball near the penalty spot and firing a low shot into the far corner...

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  2. The Punch-up: Penarol vs Newells Old Boys

    Yet another friendly match which was anything but. Saturday in Montevideo saw Uruguayan powerhouse Penarol take on Argentine outfit Newells Old Boys, but the game only lasted for 38 ...

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  3. Goals on Sunday

    Gladbach began the new Bundesliga season in style at Bochum, Juan Arango toe-poking the visitors into a 19th minute lead before Israeli international Roberto Colautti added in the 26th minute...

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  4. Community Shield: Chelsea beat Manchester United on penalties (video)

    Manchester United 2 - Chelsea 2* (Pens. 1-4) (Community Shield, August 9, 2009) United took 10th minute lead against the Blues as Luis Nani received the ball in an inside-left position, shifted ...

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  5. Soccer Saturday: Are Newcastle United A Joke?

    “No new owner. No Alan Shearer. No manager in fact. No Michael Owen. No Obafemi Martins. No Mark Viduka. No Sebastien Bassong. No Habib Beye… [so is] Steven Taylor right that Newcastle are a joke?” - Jeff Stelling...

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  6. The Football League returns: Derby down plucky Posh; Beckford brace leads Leeds

    Derby 2 - Peterborough 1 (Championship, August 8, 2009) Miles Addison put the Ram into a fourth minute lead. The Posh looked to have claimed a point when Shaun Batt equalised the penalty spot six minutes from time...

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  7. Ligue 1 goals: Marseille begin with a win; Lyon & PSG held to opening day draws

    Grenoble 0 - Marseille 2 (Ligue 1, August 8, 2009) The goal scorers for OM were Mamadou Niang and Benoit Cheyrou. Le Mans 2 - Lyon 2 (Ligue 1, August 8, 2009) Modibo Maiga put the home side in front, Mathieu Bodmer equalised six minutes later...

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  8. Goals from Brazil

    Botafogo 0 - Atletico Paranaense 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 8, 2009) Patrick’s 68th minute winner downed Botafogo. Nautico 2 - Santo Andre 1 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 8, 2009) A Carlinhos Bala brace steered Nautico to victory...

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  9. Betting Match Preview: DC United v. Real Madrid (Pre-Season Friendly)

    DC United v Real Madrid, pre-season friendly, August 9, 2009 DC United 5/1; Draw 11/4; Real Madrid 4/9 DC United will be inspired by history when preparing themselves for Real Madrid on Sunday night...

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  10. Betting Match Preview: Bordeaux v. Lens (Ligue 1)

    Bordeaux v Lens, Ligue 1, August 8, 2009 Bordeaux 2/5; Draw 11/4; Lens 6/1 Laurent Blanc’s reigning champions Bordeaux close out the opening weekend of the new Ligue 1 by taking on newly promoted Lens at the Stade Chaban Delmas on Sunday night...

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  11. Video Evidence: Leandro Fernandez (Liverpool, Arsenal & Everton)

    After impressing for Dynamo Moscow in the Russia side’s Champions League exit against Celtic this week, hype that defender Leandro Fernandez is peddled into overdrive this Friday with The ...

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  12. Aston Villa Bid For Real Madrid's Wesley Sneijder: Reviewing the Video Evidence

    Reports confirm that Martin O’Neill is interested in bringing Real Madrid central midfielder Wesley Sneijder to Aston Villa...

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  13. Sir Alex Ferguson Angrily Snubs A Dumb TalkSport Question (video)

    Ask a stupid question…and Sir Alex walks out on an interview. The fiery Scot, notorious for his short temper with dumb or obnoxious questions farted out by hacks, lost his rag ...

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  14. Betting Match Preview: Tottenham v. Olympiakos (Pre-Season Friendly)

    Tottenham v Olympiakos, pre-season friendly, August 9, 2009 Tottenham 8/11; Draw 23/10; Olympiakos 16/5 Spurs take on the Greek double winners at White Hart Lane on Sunday in the Lillywhites ...

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  15. Betting Match Preview: Chelsea v. Manchester United (FA Community Shield)

    Chelsea v Manchester United, FA Community Shield, August 9, 2009 Chelsea 7/5; Draw 2/1; Manchester United 17/10 If Sir Alex Ferguson is to be believed, the two teams most likely to win the Premier ...

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  16. Betting Match Preview: Inter Milan v. Lazio (Italian Super Cup)

    Inter Milan v Lazio, Italian Super Cup, August 8, 2009 Inter Milan 4/6; Draw 23/10; Lazio 7/2 The 2009/2010 Italian season kicks off with the 22nd annual Italian Super Cup match between Inter Milan and Lazio...

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  17. Goals from Brazil: Nautico sink Corinthians; Wins for Goias and Sao Paulo

    Nautico 1 - Corinthians 0 (Campeonato Brasileiro, August 5, 2009) Gilmar’s 42nd minute penalty was enough to sink Corinthians...

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  18. Copa Sudamericana: Union Espanola draw with La Equidad; Emelec down Zamora

    Zamora FC 0 - Emelec 1 (Copa Sudamericana, August 5, 2009) In Venezuela Mario Quiroz missed a 10th minute penalty for Emelec, but substitute Franco Mendoza headed home from a corner in the final minute to give the Ecuadorian club a valuable away victory..

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  19. Betting Match Preview: Middlesbrough v. Sheffield United (Championship)

    Middlesbrough v Sheffield United, Championship, August 7, 2009 Middlesbrough EVS; Draw 11/5; Sheffield United 11/5 When Boro fans were left in tears after their Premier League relegation, ...

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  20. Championship 2009/2010 Preview

    The biggest league in Europe in terms of number of teams and one that attracts bigger crowds than Serie A, returns this weekend with no shortage of big names...

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  21. Amid angry protests, Argentina's football season is suspended due to debts

    Symbolic of the financial downturn affecting most corners of the globe, the kick-off to the Argentine football season was put on hold indefinitely on Tuesday as the Argentina Football ...

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  22. Vote for the July's Goal of the Month and win “Why England Lose”

    As the new seasons creeps ever closer we are happy to reintroduce our Goal of the Month competition, and this month we have a special prize to give away—a copy of “Why England Lose,” by Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski...

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  23. Book Review: Why England Lose

    Why England Lose: and Other Curious Phenomena Explained, By Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski. During this period of transfer window gossip and rumour, it is encouraging that there are ...

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  24. Shaq Attack: O'Neal challenges David Beckham on Twitter & YouTube

    It’s never nice to see grown men grovel, but man-mountain Shaquille O’Neal has somewhat shrunk to that level by goading David Beckham to appear on his new reality TV show, the aptly named “Shaq vs show...

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  25. Betting Match Preview: Kilmarnock v Burnley (Pre-Season Friendly)

    Kilmarnock v Burnley, pre-season friendly, August 5, 2009 Kilmarnock 9/5; Draw 12/5; Burnley 11/10 Without jumping the gun too much, Burnley’s start to life as a Premier League club has so far not been the best...

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