1. Vasili Berezutski: Will His Absence Affect Russia's Chances in Euro 2012?

    Vasily Berezutski will be absent from the Euro 2012 competition due to a thigh injury. The news was reported and published in the UEFA website ...

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  2. Russia Euro 2012: Will Poland Produce an Upset in Group Match?

    Russia and Poland are expected to face each other on their second Group A Euro 2012 match. The date of the match is on June 12, 2012. It will be a date to remember for both countries as they face each other in Euro 2012...

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  3. Chelsea FC: Why Didier Drogba Deserves Recognition and Retirement After Win

    Chelsea FC defeated FC Bayern Munich on their home base on the basis of penalties. The victory gave Chelsea the 2011-2012 UEFA Champions League ( UCL ) trophy...

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  4. Russia Euro 2012: Predicting the Match Against the Czech Republic

    The Euro 2012 Tournament is expected to begin on June 8, 2012 in Poland and the Ukraine. The first match for Russia will be against the Czech Republic. Russia and the Czech Republic belong to Group A in the Euro 2012 along with Poland and Greece...

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  5. Russia Euro 2012 Roster: Latest on Team's Starting 11 and More

    The time is ripe to present another slideshow of the Russian starting 11 for Euro 2012 . The decision was made for another slideshow in spite of no definite announcement of a permanent squad from Russia for Euro 2012...

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  6. Euro 2012: Predicting Russia's Starting 11 for Its Squad

    In anticipation of the 2012 UEFA European Championship, here is my prediction for who will be the starting 11 men for the Russian squad at Euro 2012 . While it is expected that Russia may have some faces from Euro 2008, new faces will be present...

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  7. FC Barcelona: Dani Alves out of Copa Del Rey with Fractured Clavicle

    Dani Alves will miss the Copa Del Rey final between FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao next week after fracturing his clavicle (or collarbone) during a training session, according to the club's official website...

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  8. Joan Laporta: Tito Vilanova's Election as FC Barcelona Manager Was Rushed

    The former FC Barcelona President Joan Laporta stated that the decision to elect Tito Vilanova as manager was a hurried one . Laporta continued to say that Sandro Rosell, the current Barca president, was the one who rushed into the decision...

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  9. Jose Mourinho Insults Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo?

    Jose Mourinho , the manager of Real Madrid , recently insulted FC Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. Mourinho stated that Messi's goals count for nothing since Barca did not win La Liga BBVA and the UEFA Champions League...

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  10. FC Lokomotiv Moscow: Why Slaven Bilic as Manager Is a Win-Win Solution for Both

    The UEFA webpage announced that Slaven Bilic (who is the coach of the Croatian National Football team) will become manager of FC Lokomotiv Moscow . Bilic is expected to take the reins of FC Lokomotov Moscow after the end of Euro 2012...

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  11. Euro 2012: 3 Reasons Why Boycotts of Sporting Events Fail

    Introduction The content of this article is my sole opinion based on personal experience and is not that of Bleacher Report...

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  12. Euro 2012: 5 Players Crucial for Russia's Victory

    Russia is competing in the UEFA Euro 2012 match in Group A with Poland, the Czech Republic and Greece. While they are heavily expected to win in their group, victory is not guaranteed for Russia or any other team...

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  13. Javi Martinez: Why He Should Sign with FC Barcelona This Summer

    FC Barcelona expressed an interest in Club Atletico Bilbao midfielder Javi Martinez. The news was reported in El Mundo Deportivo with a h/t to Goal ...

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  14. Euro 2012: Top 5 WAGs of Russia and Belarus

    Russia is also participating in Euro 2012 and the team has its WAGs (Wives and Girlfriends) as well. While Irina Shayk is the WAG of Cristiano Ronaldo , who will represent Portugal, ...

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  15. FC Barcelona: Lionel Messi/Royston Drenthe Racial Slur Issue Needs Closure Now

    Lionel Messi has been accused by Royston Drenthe of Real Madrid/ Everton of using racial language on his person. The news was published by Nu...

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  16. Euro 2012: 5 Top WAGs of Spain

    The Euro 2012 tournament is not only for players from different areas of Europe to compete. It is a place to see and be seen when it comes to WAGS. What is a WAGS? WAGS are the acronym for wives and girlfriends of athletes and football has a lot...

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  17. Euro 2012: Why Carles Puyol's Injury Will Not Affect Spain's Chances

    According to an article by Simon Rice of The Independent , Carles Puyol (who is the defender for Spain and FC Barcelona ) may not participate in Euro 2012 ...

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  18. Euro 2012: 10 People and 2 Factors Crucial for Spain's Victory

    Vicente De Bosque, the manager of the Spanish National football team was interviewed by UEFA . The subject was about the possibilities of Spain in Euro 2012 . In the interview, Del Bosque warned that Spain should not be dormant during the match...

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  19. David Luiz: Why Chelsea Defender Should Not Go to FC Barcelona

    The Daily Mirror recently reported that FC Barcelona are interested in signing Chelsea defender David Luiz. Outgoing manager Pep Guardiola was understood to be interested in the defender while he was coach of Barcelona, according to the report...

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  20. Euro 2012: Why Russia's Igor Semshov Should Not Be Overconfident

    Russia's midfielder Igor Semshov stated that he is looking forward to the Euro 2012 matches in Poland and the Ukraine. Semshov made his comments in an article published on the UEFA Euro 2012 website...

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  21. Roy Hodgson Appointed England's Manager: Why Rio Ferdinand Should Be Captain

    The English National Football team under Roy Hodgson is preparing for Euro 2012. The current topic for discussion is who will wear the captain's armband for Euro 2012. Rio Ferdinand deserves to wear the captain's armband for England in Euro 2012...

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  22. ACF Fiorentina: Why Delio Rossi Deserved to Be Fired as Manager

    The football (and sports) world recoiled in horror when Delio Rossi physically attacked forward Adem Ljajic after the two were involved in an argument...

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  23. Didier Drogba: Will Chelsea Striker End His Career at Barcelona?

    The Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo (with a h/t to Sports Witness ) reported that Didier Drogba wants to end his career at La Blaugrana ...

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  24. Roy Hodgson as England's Manager: Why He Will Be a Success

    The Football Association ( FA ) announced the appointment of Roy Hodgson as England's manager. Hodgson signed a four-year contract after a meeting with FA representatives at Wembley...

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  25. FC Barcelona: Will Dani Alves Move to Anzhi Makhachkala?

    Dani Alves could be the next man to leave FC Barcelona after Pep Guardiola, according to Radio Marca (h/t Goal.com ). Big-spending Russian oufit Anzhi Makhachkala are understood to be preparing an offer to sign the Brazilian this summer...

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