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3 min ago | Yahoo!
Cameroon's four-time African player of the year Samuel Eto'o confirmed on Wednesday that he was calling time on his international career just days after he was stripped of the captaincy of the national side.
4 hrs ago | USA Today
Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso, one of the key figures in Spain's dominant era that included two European championships and a World Cup title, says he is retiring from international football.
5 hrs ago | Yeovil Express
England manager Roy Hodgson will name his squad for the upcoming matches against Norway and Switzerland at a noon press conference, and he is also expected to announce who will succeed Steven Gerrard as captain.
8 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet
The need for reinforcements at Old Trafford was laid bare in the most humiliating fashion on Tuesday night as United were dumped out of the Capital One Cup with a 4-0 defeat to MK Dons.
11 hrs ago | Football365
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert says Joe Cole has lost none of his appetite for the game and still has 'so much to offer'.
MK Dons' Antony Kay, left, tussles with Manchester United's Javier Hernandez during the League Cup Second Round match at Stadium:mk, Milton Keynes, England, Tuesday Aug. 26, 2014.
Landon Donovan of the U.S. is embraced by teammate Joe Corona after scoring a goal during the second half of their CONCACAF Gold Cup quarter-final match against El Salvador in Baltimore, Maryland July 21, 2013.
The 33-year-old striker was released by Chelsea at the end of last season and had been linked with Everton's Merseyside rivals Liverpool before they sealed a surprise deal for Mario Balotelli.
Chelsea's Samuel Eto'o celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against FC Schalke 04 during their Champions League soccer match at Stamford Bridge in London November 6, 2013.
Ronaldinho could be headed to Palmeiras, and the Brazilian club is hoping to make the deal official on Tuesday as part of its centennial celebrations.
Eto'o was already left out of coach Volker Finke's initial squad for the final round of African Cup of Nations qualifiers starting next month.
The 36-year-old former Chelsea man, who recently joined Manchester City on loan from New York City FC, scored 29 goals for his country.
Argentina winger Angel di Maria has arrived at Manchester United's Carrington training complex to complete a British record 59.7million transfer from Real Madrid.
The pain in Italy began with the Italian Cup final in May, which was overshadowed by the shooting and later death of Napoli fan Ciro Esposito.
Lionel Messi endured some testing times with Barcelona last season, but he was back smiling in scoring two against Elche.
Netizens are trying to get soccer ace Lionel Messi to honor a four year-old boy, who was killed by a missile fired by Hamas.
The world-governing body of football, FIFA, has handed a match-fixing allegation levelled against Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi back to the Association to handle.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 05:07 pm
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