1. Thierry Henry Leaves Barcelona For MLS New York Red Bulls

    Thierry Henry has secured his move from Barcelona to the Big Apple, by signing with a Major League Soccer team—the New York Red Bulls...

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  2. South Africa To Make Bid For 2020 Olympic Games After World Cup Glory

    South Africa is hoping to follow up its World Cup hosting by making a bid to stage the Olympics after confirming the country's plans to bid for the 2020 Games...

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  3. World Cup 2010: Paul the Psychic Octopus Retires After Final Prediction

    Paul the psychic octopus was given a replica World Cup yesterday as he predicted the final result correctly and revealed that he is retiring from punditry. The internet sensation, born in England, picked the winners in eight games, including the final...

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  4. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Holland Coach Criticises Cup Final Ref Howard Webb

    Netherlands coach, Bert van Marwijk, has criticised English referee Howard Webb who was in charge of the Final, after his side was beaten 1-0 by Spain...

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  5. World Cup 2010: Uruguay Want to Beat Germany & Paul the Psychic Octopus

    "It's not just about beating Germany, we have to beat the octopus as well." The famous psychic octopus, Paul, has got many countries scared. He has correctly predicted most games in the past, so what he says could well be true...

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  6. Chelsea To Offer £30 Million For Liverpool's Fernando Torres

    Chelsea will start this summers' bidding for Fernando Torres with a cut-price offer of £30m. Chelsea are hoping they can tempt the world cup finalist with a contract worth £120,000 a week...

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  7. Manchester City Make a £20 Million Bid For Chelsea's Didier Drogba

    Manchetser City are lining up a £20million bid for Chelsea striker Didier Drogba. City boss, Roberto Mancini, has been an admirer of the striker for a long time and wants to make a move for him...

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  8. 2010 World Cup Final: Paul the Octopus Predicts Spain as World Champions

    Paul the famous psychic octopus has predicted that Spain will win the final of the 2010 World Cup. If Paul predicts it, it will probably be right...

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  9. World Cup 2010: Paul the Octopus one of the Small Stars In South Africa?

    The World Cup always delivers drama and excitement, but this one has brought with it some cult heroes who have made South Africa 2010 special. Before the World Cup started, we were thinking the tournament's stars would be Ronaldo, Rooney, Torres etc...

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  10. Record-Breaker Nicolas Mahut Wins in Just 83 Minutes on Return to Action

    Record-breaker Nicolas Mahut showed that he has recovered from his marathon match at Wimbledon by beating Alejandro Falla on his court comeback. Mahut beat Falla in the second round of the Hall of Fame Championships in Rhode Island...

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  11. Barcelona Takes Out Loan To Pay Players' Wages, But Can Still Buy Players

    Barcelona failed to pay their players at the end of June, and have needed to take out a loan to do so. Club president Sandro Rosell, who succeeded Joan Laportalast week, said a loan ...

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  12. World Cup 2010: Paul The Psychic Octopus Death Threat From Angry Germans

    Angry and sad German fans are blaming an octopus for their World Cup exit and are threatening to EAT HIM. Paul is not a normal octopus. He is a psychic one. He has managed to predict every Germany game correctly throughout this year's tournament...

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  13. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Paul, The Famous Psychic Octopus, Predicts a Spain Win

    The World Cup may be all over for Germany if it is up to Paul...the psychic octopus. Paul is famous in Germany for predicting most of Germany's results right. He has predicted five games correct so far for them on their World Cup path...

    Daniel Gooch Written by Daniel Gooch about over 4 years ago 10,155 reads 8 comments

  14. Wimbledon 2010: Will Andy Murray or Rafael Nadal Make It To the Final?

    The tension and excitement is building ahead of today's semi-final, which could see Andy Murray confirming a place in the Wimbledon final for the first time. There is only one thing standing in his way, the small problem of world No...

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  15. World Cup 2010: Sepp Blatter Apologizes; FIFA Discusses Goal Line Technology

    FIFA president Sepp Blatter has apologized to the FA for Frank Lampard's disallowed "goal." England was denied an obvious equalizer in their last game against Germany in the World Cup...

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  16. World Cup 2010: After England's Dismal Finish, Who Will Want To Manage Next?

    After England's dismal performance at the World Cup, who will actually want to be their manager? Fabio Capello was once thought of as the man who can do no wrong. However, in the last few weeks there's not much he has done right...

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  17. FIFA World Cup 2010: 11That Won't Appear for England at 2014 World Cup

    England vs. Germany was men against boys. But the men of England are turning into the old men. By the time the 2014 World Cup in Brazil comes around, many of the players will be 'past it' and may not get chosen for the team...

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  18. World Cup 2010 England vs Germany: Frank Lampard's 'Goal' Was NOT In

    There is no need for FIFA to debate whether they should introduce video technology. The controversial shot from Frank Lampard against England, obviously did not go in...

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  19. FIFA World Cup 2010: England and Mexico Suffer Without Video Technology

    There has been uproar in the football world as England and Mexico suffered from bad referee decisions in the 2010 FIFA World Cup Round of 16 that could easily have been spotted by a video ref...

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  20. England vs. Germany FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany Knocks Out England In 4-1 Win

    England bowed out of the World Cup in the last 16 in humiliating fashion as they were thrashed 4-1 by a youthful German team...

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  21. England vs. Germany FIFA World Cup: "Psychic" Octopus Predicts German Victory

    A "psychic" octopus has predicted that Germany will knock England out of the World Cup later today. When asked to choose, Paul the octopus chose a mussel from the jar with the German flag on it, rather than one the similar jar showing the St George cross.

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  22. FIFA World Cup 2010: Portugal vs. Brazil Preview...Cristiano Ronaldo Fired Up

    The World Cup group games have been leading to this game. When the draw was first made, all eyes were on this game. Brazil are through to the last 16, but Portugal's future in the tournament is not certain...

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  23. FIFA World Cup 2010: England vs. Germany...Shut Up, Franz Beckenbauer

    Franz Beckenbauer, the famous German World Cup winner, has hit out at the England players about their fitness and the way they play. England's failure to top Group C means they will have to meet Group D winners Germany in the the last 16 match...

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  24. World Cup 2010: Italy Out As They Lose 3-2 and End Up Bottom of Group

    Italy has been knocked out of the World Cup in the group stages. They were beaten 3-2 in their last group game and finish bottom of the table. Italy was one of the favorites to go till the end...

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  25. England vs. Germany FIFA World Cup 2010: History and Preview of Old Rivalry

    Two World Wars and one World Cup England will play Germany at a World Cup for the first time since that unforgettable semi-final performance at Italia '90. It's been 20 years since millions watched Paul Gascoigne's tears roll down his face...

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