1. Indian Super League Fan Shows Love for Nicklas Bendtner in Banner Form

    In their inaugural Indian Super League match, Alessandro Del Piero's Delhi Dynamos played out a 0-0 draw with David Trezeguet's Pune City...

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  2. German Fans Unveil 'Thank You' Tifo at Euro Qualifier

    Prior to Germany's Euro 2016 qualifier with the Republic of Ireland in Gelsenkirchen on Tuesday, the home fans showed their appreciation with a special "Danke" ("Thank you") tifo ...

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  3. Leandro Damiao and the Most Blatant Attempts at Cheating in Football

    Leandro Damiao made headlines this week thanks to his rather outrageous attempt to deceive the referee in a Brazilian league match. On Sunday, the Santos star tugged on his own shirt during a free kick in an attempt to win a penalty...

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  4. Gareth Bale Sets Up Wales Euro Qualifier Goal with Amazing Backheel Assist

    Wales climbed to the top of Euro 2016 qualification Group B on Monday evening following a hard-fought 2-1 win over Cyprus in Cardiff...

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  5. Norway's Martin Odegaard Becomes Youngest European to Play International Game

    While many 15-year-olds were completing their homework on Monday night, Martin Odegaard made an appearance in Norway's Euro 2016 qualifier with Bulgaria...

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  6. Non-League Match Halted by Hedgehog on the Pitch

    Over the years, plenty of games have been halted due to animal pitch invaders . However, this might just be the first instance of a hedgehog forcing a break in play...

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  7. Estonia Defender Resumes Military Service Immediately After Playing England

    Much has been made of Raheem Sterling's request not to start England's Euro qualifier in Estonia due to tiredness . Whichever way you look at it, the Liverpool star's plight has been put into unfavourable context by the efforts of Arthur Pikk ..

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  8. Thiago Alcantara Returns to Bayern Munich Training, Shows off His Skills

    It's been a torrid 12 months for Thiago Alcantara . This time last year, the Bayern Munich midfielder was put out of action with an ankle tear, and he hasn't played a game since March on account of a medial ligament issue...

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  9. Iceland Shock Netherlands with 2-0 Win in Euro 2016 Qualifier

    After coming agonisingly close to World Cup qualification, Iceland are in the kind of form that should ensure progress to the finals of Euro 2016...

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  10. Graziano Pelle Scores on His Italy Debut Against Malta in Euro Qualifier

    Italy took a 1-0 lead over Malta in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Monday thanks to a goal from debutant Graziano Pelle ...

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  11. Mesut Ozil Responds to Bayern Munich Transfer Rumours on Twitter

    Mesut Ozil 's future at Arsenal has been called into question as rumours circulate that he may return to his homeland in January...

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  12. The 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    In the absence of Europe's major domestic leagues, this weekend's golazo rankings have been sourced from some unexpected sources...

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  13. Roy Keane Shaves off His Epic Beard Before Ireland Euro Qualifier

    On the eve of their Euro 2016 qualifier clash with Gibraltar, a tragedy has befallen the Republic of Ireland. Roy Keane has shaved off his awe-inspiring beard...

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  14. Netherlands vs. Kazakhstan: Goals, Highlights from the Euro 2016 Qualifier

    In the opening movement of their Euro 2016 qualifier with Holland, Kazakhstan barely ventured into the Dutch half and enjoyed only a slither of the possession, but somehow they took ...

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  15. Dutch Students Told to Avoid Louis Van Gaal's 'Stereotypical' Accent

    It may not be immediately apparent to native English speakers, but Louis Van Gaal 's accent is viewed with dismay by linguists in the Netherlands...

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  16. 10 Great Argentina vs. Brazil Clashes Ahead of 2014 Superclasico De Las Americas

    On Saturday, Brazil will face Argentina in the Superclasico de las Americas, the third iteration of an annual single-game tournament between the fierce South American rivals...

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  17. Manchester United-Loving School Girl Refuses to Wear Uniform Because It's Blue

    Meet Lilly Rae Doyle, a three-year-old Manchester United fan who is incredibly unhappy about the prospect of starting at a new school in the coming weeks...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 1 month ago 11,372 reads 21 comments

  18. Slovakia Shock Spain with 2-1 Victory in European Qualifier

    Spain looked to have rescued a point in their Euro 2016 qualifier with Slovakia when Paco Alcacer bagged an equaliser in the 82nd minute...

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  19. England vs. San Marino: Goals, Highlights from the European Qualifier

    In their second Euro 2016 qualification match, England played host to lowly San Marino on Thursday night. Going into the game, the visitors boasted a record of 119 losses from 123 matches since 1990, winning only once, as per The Guardian ...

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  20. Diego Costa and Martin Skrtel Get Physical During Euro 2016 Qualifier

    Spain striker Diego Costa is used to bullying defences with his physical style, but Slovakia's Martin Skrtel let the Chelsea star know that he is willing to give as good as he is getting during Thursday evening's Euro 2016 qualifier...

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  21. Ghana's World Cup Ordeal and 10 Other Football Scenarios Worthy of a Movie

    Ghana's 2014 World Cup campaign descended into farce when the team refused to play without a $3 million bonus being sent to them in cash...

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  22. FIFA's Film Flop and the Worst Football Movies

    FIFA recently reinvested £16 million of the enormous profits they make from staging the World Cup in United Passions , a filmic retelling of the story of football's governing body...

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  23. Roy Keane and the 10 Most Illuminating Footballer Autobiography Quotes

    Roy Keane has taken time away from his Aston Villa and beard growth duties to put together The Second Half , the sequel to his 2002 autobiography...

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  24. Ranking the 10 Best Golazos from World Football This Weekend

    Italy has a decades-old reputation for beautiful football, and Serie A didn't fail to disappoint in the golazo department over the weekend. Milan, Fiorentina and Juventus all offered world-class calcio and some impressive goals...

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  25. Zlatan Ibrahimovic and 10 Other Players Who Deserve Their Own Movie

    It is an indisputable fact that Zlatan Ibrahimovic 's autobiography I Am Zlatan is the greatest thing ever committed to paper, so the news that it may be turned into a movie biopic is inevitable...

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