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2 hrs ago | Canada.com
Lionel Messi set another scoring record by netting a hat trick to pace Barcelona's 7-0 rout of Osasuna in the Spanish league on Sunday, ensuring the defending champions stayed in striking distance of leader Real Madrid before their critical "clasico" match next Sunday.
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6 hrs ago | Sunday Herald
Arsenal completed a smash-and-grab raid to win the north London derby 1-0 and drag themselves back into the Barclays Premier League title race.
7 hrs ago | Suria
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard declared his side "genuine contenders" for the Premier League title after scoring two penalties in a 3-0 victory at Manchester United on Sunday.
8 hrs ago | SFGate
Both teams were on 34 points heading into the game and the hosts broke the deadlock in the 36th minute when Carlos Carmona volleyed German Denis' flick on into the bottom corner.
12 hrs ago | Boston Herald
Celta Vigo earned an entertaining 1-0 win at Levante on Saturday to end a two-game losing run in the Spanish league.
The Baggies upset the odds at the Liberty Stadium to come from behind and earn a 2-1 win which saw them move three points clear of the Barclays Premier League relegation zone.
While most of the attention was on Michael Bradley in his debut with Toronto FC, Jermain Defoe gave a reminder he can still be an elite striker.
Sebastien Le Toux scored in the 31st minute, lifting the Philadelphia Union to a 1-0 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday.
Fulham's bid for Premier League survival received a timely boost with a 1-0 victory over Newcastle, whose banned manager Alan Pardew watched on helplessly from a west London hotel.
Raffael put 'Gladbach ahead in the 31st minute and Max Kruse broke his goal drought in 2014 to make it 2-0 in the 40th.
Manchester City shrugged off the 10th minute sending-off of captain Vincent Kompany as they dredged up a 2-0 win at Hull to keep the pressure on leaders Chelsea at the top of the Barclays Premier League.
The Brisbane Roar maintained a nine-point lead in the A-League with four rounds remaining after a 1-1 draw with Sydney FC despite playing with 10 men for the entire second half.
Italy and Napoli fullback Christian Maggio has been hospitalized with a collapsed lung after getting hit in the chest earlier this week in training.
Reims and Marseille drew 1-1 on Friday night in a result that did neither side's European qualification aspirations any good.
The pressure on Tim Sherwood and Tottenham cranked up a gear as their hopes of reaching the Europa League quarter-finals were made remote by Benfica's comprehensive victory in north London.
Christian Karembeu knows what it takes to win the World Cup -- and the former France midfielder is tipping today's generation to shine brightly in Brazil's football showpiece this year.
Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa will be sidelined for nearly two months by a knee injury, putting the Spain international's participation at the World Cup in jeopardy.