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Di Natale hits magic 200-goal mark
2014-11-27 10:16:00
Antonio Di Natale scored his 200th Italian Serie An objective on what was his 400th league appearance on Sunday when he gave Udinese a single-0 half-time lead against Chievo. Di Natale last season went back on his decision to retire and started this campaign determined to enhance the 205-goal tally of Italian great Roberto Baggio, who's sixth on Serie A's all-time report on top scorers. The pre...
Racing around second, San Lorenzo climb
2014-11-21 09:47:00
Racing Club moved level on points with Argentinian Apertura leaders River Plate after having a 1-0 win at rock-bottom Quilmes in the feisty encounter that saw both teams finish with ten men. The visitors' hopes of victory appeared slim when Yonathan Cabral was presented with his walking papers with quarter-hour remaining, nevertheless the sides were evened up when Alan Alegre was sent off in the ...
Dortmund's Papastathopoulos out for a few weeks
2014-11-14 10:00:00
Borussia Dortmund is going to be without their Greek defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos for just a fortnight, even though he broke his fibula in Sunday's 1-0 conquer Borussia Monchengladbach. Papastathopoulos was taken to hospital straight after Sunday's win after limping out from the encounter inside 83rd minute. X-rays were executed plus they revealed some slack of his fibula how the club ...
New Buffon deal a "formality'
2014-11-12 15:39:00
Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta believes Gianluigi Buffon's contract extension is simply a "formality". The long-serving goalkeeper's current deal with the Turin giants expires next summer, but reports inside Italian press are convinced that Buffon is determined to extend his stay until 2017."Regarding Buffon, we've always declared that he could be an established, a critical person a...
Postecoglou offers up final Asian Cup audition
2014-11-07 14:15:00
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou makes four changes to his squad with the upcoming international against Japan, that is the Socceroos final match before hosting the AFC Asian Cup. Postecoglou summoned A-League midfielders Terry Antonis, Mitch Nichols, Matt McKay and Aaron Mooy, while using the quartet missing the matches against United Arab Emirates and Qatar last month. Omitted are Adam Federi...
Calf injury rules Mathieu out
2014-11-04 14:00:00
Barcelona's disastrous weekend continued while using the news French international defender Jeremy Mathieu will probably be out for 3 weeks caused by a calf injury. Mathieu suffered the injury from the Catalans' shock 1-0 home defeat to Celta Vigo on Saturday and may certainly miss the visits to Ajax and Almeria over the following week. The 31-year-old also are a serious doubt for France's f...
Emblem launch Reside on FIFA.com
2014-10-31 14:29:00
With four years to travel until the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia?, your next major milestone will be reached on Tuesday 28 October because Official Emblem is unveiled in Moscow. FIFA President Joseph Blatter and Secretary General Jér?me Valcke will reveal the emblem over the Evening Urgant talk show in Russia’s capital city on Tuesday night, together with Vitaly Mutko, Chairman from the Local Organ...
Impressive Falcons lead charge to Canada
2014-10-28 14:34:00
Few countries on the globe dominate continental football up to Nigeria's women's national team. The Super Falcons have represented Africa at each FIFA Women’s World Cup and the've now won seven continental titles after beating Cameroon 2-0 inside final from the CAF African Women's Championship on Saturday. There was consolation for Les Lionnes Indomptables when they acquired Africa's second ticket...
Colombia to manage USA at Craven Cottage
2014-10-24 15:55:00
Colombia, sparked by Manchester United forward Radamel Falcao and Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez, will face USA inside a friendly on 14 November at Craven Cottage london. The match at Fulham's home ground announced on Wednesday because of the U . s . Soccer Federation should come four days prior to the Americans complete their 2014 campaign against Republic of Ireland at Dublin. Colombi...
Atleti cruise to Espanyol win
2014-10-21 16:28:00
Atletico Madrid got their Spanish La Liga season back on track with a 2-0 victory over Espanyol on Sunday. Atletico lost 3-1 at Valencia before the international break to leave the defending Primera Division champions in fifth place, but goals from Tiago and Mario Suarez ensured they returned to winning ways. The victory saw Atletico move up to fourth with 17 points from eight La Liga games, whil...