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U.S. Must Dig Deep to Stop Argentina’s Lionel Messi

HOUSTON — Venezuela had a plan. It was a tactical approach, designed specifically to take Lionel Messi and the other dangerous Argentine attackers out of the game by applying forward pressure and forcing Argentina to make long, hopeful passes. And it worked for about seven minutes. But in the eighth …

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Soccer and song: The Euro 2016 anthem

No soccer tournament would be complete without the right anthem. The Euro 2016’s official song by David Guetta and Zara Larsson is up against plenty of competition. So what does a song need to become a Euro soccer hit?  

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Russian fans attacks on England fans in Marseille

A Russian hooligan has filmed chilling attacks on England fans ahead of their Euro 2016 clash in Marseille last weekend. The video, taken by a hi-tech camera attached to the ultra’s waist, shows a large group of hooligans charging England fans using chairs, bottles and sticks as weapons. A number …

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Ramsey: Wenger believes in us

Aaron Ramsey has revealed Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger fancies Wales to surprise a few people at Euro 2016. Ramsey and Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale are expected to spearhead the Welsh challenge in France as the Dragons contest their first major tournament in almost 60 years. Chris Coleman’s side open …

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Jose Mourinho settles with Eva Carneiro at employment tribunal

Chelsea and Jose Mourinho have reached a settlement with former team doctor Eva Carneiro over claims she was constructively dismissed by the club and discriminated against by its former manager. Manchester United manager Mourinho – who had not been expected to attend until he was due to give evidence next Monday …

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Can Suarez finally change his world reputation ?

Two years ago in Brazil, Luis Suarez created the scandal of the 2014 World Cup when he sank his teeth into the shoulder of Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini. The Uruguayan striker was immediately shown a red card and handed a lengthy ban in the days after Since then, Suarez has …

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