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2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales resumes on Thursday

Ticket sales for the world’s biggest football event, the 2018 FIFA World Cup, will resume on Thursday on a first-come first-served basis. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a total of 622,117 tickets were successfully allocated to subscribers,...

Italy crash out of Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup

Italy have failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958 after being shut out by Sweden at a sold-out San Siro. Trailing 1-0 on aggregate to a Jakob Johansson goal scored in Friday's first leg in Stockholm, Giampiero Ventura's...

England manager Southgate says Neymar worth £200m

World's most expensive footballer Neymar is the "one" player on the planet worth £200m, according to England manager Gareth Southgate. Southgate has warned his players of the threat posed by Neymar ahead of their game against Brazil at Wembley on...
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Benzema: Cristiano Ronaldo is more selfish than me

Yet another international break has arrived and Karim Benzema continues to be left out of Didier Deschamps' plans, and while domestically he and Cristiano Ronaldo continue to struggle for goals, the French forward has confessed that the Portuguese forward is more...
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Owen: I signed for Manchester United after Benzema chose Real Madrid

https://twitter.com/ManUtdChannel/status/930053063158763520 Michael Owen has admitted that he only signed for Manchester United in 2009 because Karim Benzema chose to go to Real Madrid ahead of them. In an interview with Canal Plus he explained that former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson had told...
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Bechler says Neymar regrets signing for PSG

Life in Paris is not exactly what Neymar expected and the forward is already beginning to regret his move to PSG, claims Marcelo Bechler. Bechler is the Brazilian journalist who reported on his desire to leave Barcelona in the summer and...
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Eniola Aluko disappointed by lack of support

Eniola Aluko says she has had no support from most of her England team-mates since her racial abuse case and questioned whether the squad's 'togetherness' was "just a hashtag on Twitter". After three inquiries, former England manager Mark Sampson was...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s absence takes pressure off Sweden

Zlatan Ibrahimovic thinks Sweden have less pressure on their shoulders since he decided to retire from international football. Italy travel to Sweden for the first leg of their World Cup play-off on Friday in Stockholm with the return leg in...
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Cristiano, Martens crowned The Best in London

In a glittering ceremony that saw a galaxy of footballing stars descend on a venue renowned for mixing British royalty with the bright lights of the entertainment industry, the new kings and queens of football were crowned at The...
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Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to FIFA Best Men’s player award

Cristiano Ronaldo has been named Best FIFA Men's Player ahead of Lionel Messi for the second successive year. The Real Madrid forward received 43.16 per cent of the total votes and was presented with the 2017 award by Diego Maradona...