1. Steven Gerrard's England Captaincy Quandary

    Roy Hodgson has many big decisions to make over the next couple of months but none is bigger than choosing who will be England's captain for the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign...

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  2. Brazil vs. Chile Opens Knockout Stage at World Cup

    TERESOPOLIS, Brazil — The knockout stage of the World Cup begins Saturday with host Brazil playing Chile, the South American rival it has dominated over the years...

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  3. Coelho: Neymar Milestone in Perspective

    Neymar appears in all the national newspapers. The daily paper Marca has run with an article entitled: "A legend at 22 years of age," while La Gazzetta dello Sport talks about ...

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  4. Louis van Gaal's Holland turnaround

    With a sophisticated strategy tailored for each group stage match, Louis van Gaal has started the tournament in the best way possible...

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  5. Bacary Sagna Explains His Decision to Leave Arsenal for Manchester City

    Bacary Sagna has said that he decided to leave Arsenal for Manchester City because he 'needed a boost in his career'...

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  6. Red Bull Racing's Christian Horner Stands Behind Struggling Sebastian Vettel

    Christian Horner has backed Sebastian Vettel, amid suggestions the four-time world champion could be losing the support of the Red Bull team...

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  7. Renault's Formula One Engine Operation May Be for Sale

    The rumors surrounding troubled engine-supplier Renault continue to swirl. The French marque had a nightmare race weekend in Austria, beginning with paddock rumors of a split with Red ...

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  8. Coelho: Fernandinho Steps Forward for Brazil

    Brazil were a different team in the second half in their victory over Cameroon. Why? Many reasons, but a lot of it came down to Fernandinho...

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  9. Juninho Gives Brazil Backing

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  10. Arsenal and Manchester United Set to Compete for Alexis Sanchez

    Alexis Sanchez is at the centre of a tug-of-war between Manchester United and Arsenal . The Barcelona forward is set to leave Spain this summer, alerting Europe's big guns to his potential availability...

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  11. Chris Smalling Eyes Regular England and Manchester United Berth

    Defender Chris Smalling has said he wants to secure a regular centre-back place for both England and Manchester United after making his World Cup debut in the 0-0 draw with Costa Rica...

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  12. Mexico's Javier Hernández Happy to Meet Louis Van Gaal and Holland

    Mexico's next game against Holland has a special significance for Javier Hernández, who will not only be meeting up with his friend and club strike partner Robin van Persie but ...

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  13. Time for Arsenal's Jack Wilshere to Step Up with England

    There were 18 minutes remaining of England's brief World Cup campaign when Roy Hodgson decided to experiment. He opted to pair two promising central midfielders. You never know: it might just work...

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  14. Possible Starting LB for PSU Suffers Torn Achilles Tendon

    Going into the 2014 season the Penn State roster is still considered to be thin on depth, an effect of the NCAA sanctions levied against the program two summers ago. Now the concerns on defense seem to be a bit more serious...

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  15. Zidane Takes over as Castilla Coach

    Zinedine Zidane has been appointed coach of Spanish third division side Castilla, Real Madrid's feeder team...

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  16. Uruguay Captain Diego Lugan Accuses Giorgio Chiellini of 'Crying' over Bite

    Uruguay captain Diego Lugano has questioned Giorgio Chiellini's reaction to apparently being bitten on the shoulder by Luis Suarez , saying it was not in keeping with the traditions of Italian football...

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  17. Eagles' New Oregon Ducks Linemen: Joining Chip Kelly, Jerry Azzinaro

    PHILADELPHIA -- Longtime Oregon Ducks defensive line teammates Taylor Hart and Wade Keliikipi are the latest to make the 3,000 mile trek here from Eugene...

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  18. Freshmen Duck Football Players Arrive in Eugene, Ready to Start Classes

    EUGENE -- Oregon doesn't open fall camp for another six weeks but the newest Ducks are already getting their first taste of college football life...

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  19. Defensive Back Octavis Johnson Commits to South Carolina

    If you thought the South Carolina coaching staff would be satisfied with the bumper crop of defensive back talent in the 2014 class and spend 2015 addressing other needs, then you appear to have been mistaken...

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  20. Pac-12 Recruiting Roundup

    Things might slow down a bit in the coming weeks on the recruiting trail. Coaches are probably getting in their last-minute calls before the dead period goes into effect at the end of this month...

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  21. Ducks Offer Travis Waller, 4-Star QB Who Could Be Mariota's Successor

    The Oregon Ducks, looking for a potential class of 2015 signee to succeed Marcus Mariota, on Saturday offered a scholarship to Travis Waller...

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  22. Mark Helfrich Discusses 2015 Quarterbacks and Ducks' Recruiting

    EUGENE -- Despite its runner-up status for several high-profile quarterback commitments in the 2015 recruiting class, Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich believes the Ducks have nonetheless put themselves in position to fill that and other needs...

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  23. Arsenal's New Puma Kit Goes on Sale in Macau Ahead of Release Date

    Arsenal 's new kit appeared to have been leaked when a fan posted a picture of shirts already on sale in China, ahead of the official release date of the new strip...

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  24. Olivier Giroud Says Arsenal Boss Arsene Wenger Demands Improvement

    Olivier Giroud has told L'Equipe that Arsene Wenger wants him to confuse opposing defenders more and be less "honest and predictable" with his runs...

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  25. New Jerry Sandusky Report Due out Today

    If you thought all of the reports regarding the Jerry Sandusky scandal had been written, think again. A new report is due out today from Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane...

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