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53 min ago | Goal.com

Messi, Ronaldo or Suarez: Who tops readers' poll for best forward?

All three of the star forwards shone for their teams last season but who have Goal readers picked as the standout individual? Cristiano Ronaldo has dominated the vote in Goal 's poll of the best forwards in the 2013-14 season, picking up 14,247 of the 34,870 votes tallied.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Soccer Players, Luis Suarez, Thomas Muller

2 hrs ago | Goal.com

'Mathieu is Abidal's spiritual successor at Barcelona'

Former Camp Nou man Ludovic Giuly thinks that the defender's arrival will be good for the team and insists that the club will return to winning ways next term Ludovic Giuly has hailed the arrival of Jeremy Mathieu at Barcelona and believes he will be the spiritual successor to Eric Abidal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Abidal, Eric Abidal, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona, Jeremy Mathieu, Valencia

7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Bojan Krkic ready to return to his Barcelona best after picking old shirt number at Stoke

Stoke City's former Barcelona whizzkid Bojan Krkic has reclaimed the No27 shirt he wore when tipped to be the next Lionel Messi.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Monitor

How Madrid and Barcelona could line up

World beaters. James RodrA guez's A 63million arrival at BernabA©u ensures that both Spanish clubs will be equipped with the most formidable forward lines next season, writes Rob Bagchi of the Daily Telegraph In 2001 when Real Madrid president Florentino PA©rez began the second summer of his GalA ctico revolution with the signing of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Real Madrid, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Soccer Players, Victor Valdes, Carles Puyol, Barcelona, Xabi Alonso

Marin Independent Journal

Real Madrid, Atletico bring Spanish soccer to Bay Area

Soccer rivals Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid can't get away from each other. Teams that divide loyalties in the Spanish capital play on consecutive days this weekend in the Bay Area.

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Related Topix: Lionel Messi, Summer Olympic, Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Soccer Players

Metro

NEWWatch Deco score two beauties plus Lionel Messi and Samuel Eto'o strikes in reunion

He's still got it! Watch Deco score two beauties plus Lionel Messi and Samuel Eto'o strikes in Barcelona Porto reunion match The Estadio do Dragao played host to an exhibition of football as Deco reunited his former team-mates for a thrilling friendly match.

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Daily Mail

Lionel Messi stars in Deco's testimonial as Porto's Class of 2004...

Lionel Messi stars in Deco's testimonial as Barcelona's 2006 side draw 4-4 with Porto's Class of 2004... But QPR target Samuel Eto'o steals the show with cheeky finish and pre match messing around Former Chelsea striker Eto'o waits with the ball on the goalline before knocking it in as defender comes to clear Two Champions League-winning sides came ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Paulo Ferreira, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea

IcNetwork

Premier League v La Liga: Is Gareth Bale right to say Spanish competition is so much better?

Ian Carbis assesses Wales star Gareth Bale's claims La Liga is the best league in the world, not the Premier League Gareth Bale courted controversy this week when he said Real Madrid's signing of James Rodriguez meant Spain's La Liga had taken over from the Premier League as the best league in the world.

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Related Topix: Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Soccer Players, Luis Suarez, World Soccer, More Sports, Bayern Munich, Franck Ribery, Fernando Torres

Sky Sports

Iniesta hails Suarez quality

BarceIona midfielder Andres Iniesta has hailed Luis Suarez as 'one of the best strikers in the world' and hopes his ban is reduced.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andres Iniesta, Soccer Players, Luis Suarez, Xavi Hernandez, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona

DNA India

Barca need to play like they did in 2008: Andres Iniesta

Barcelona are looking to recapture the kind of form they hit when former coach Pep Guardiola, the club's most successful manager, took over in 2008, midfielder Andres Iniesta said on Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andres Iniesta, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona, Luis Suarez

News24

Sport24.co.za | Neymar's brain 'on auto-pilot'

Brazilian superstar Neymar's brain activity while dancing past opponents is less than 10 percent the level of amateur players, suggesting he plays as if on auto-pilot, according to Japanese neurologists.

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Related Topix: Soccer Players, Cristiano Ronaldo

Goal.com

Who was the best forward of the season?

Ahead of the Goal 50 announcement next week, we want to know who you think deserves to be named as the greatest forward in the world for their performances in 2013-14 As we build up to Monday's big Goal 50 announcement, we want to know who you think was the best attacker of the past 12 months.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Argentina World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Diego Costa, Daniel Sturridge, Cristiano Ronaldo, Thomas Muller

Goal.com

Maradona: Messi played better for me than Sabella

The iconic No.10 has called for the Albiceleste boss to be sacked and replaced by Cesar Luis Menotti for failing to get the best out of the Barcelona attacker Former Argentina boss Diego Maradona has claimed that Lionel Messi played "five times better" for him than current national team coach Alejandro Sabella .

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Business News

I want to be Manchester United's Iniesta, says A 30m midfield star

Manchester United 's new midfield star Ander Herrera lit up the game against LA Galaxy, voted as the club's Man of the Match.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andres Iniesta, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona

SFGate

The E-Reader: Reviews of E-books, July 27

"A sad fact of human existence is that an average life seldom contains more than twenty World Cups - our games are tragically numbered," writes Aleksandar Hemon in his essay "Happy Days Are Here Again."

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Business News

La Liga expert on Messi to Arsenal story, Khedira and Casillas

Three big stories concerning players from two of Spain's top clubs and Arsenal have all been quashed by La Liga expert Guillem Balague.

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Daily Mail

Lionel Messi's girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo exposes toned tum on Capri holiday

Lionel Messi's girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo exposes her toned tum as they kick back on a yacht during family holiday in Capri But soccer star Lionel Messi - whose national team was defeated by Germany 1-0 in the nail-biting final earlier this month - showed no sign of his recent woes as he enjoyed a well-deserved break with his girlfriend ... (more)

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BleacherReport

La Liga Schedule 2014-15: Official List of Fixtures for Primera Division Season

Luis Suarez completes his four-month ban for biting, offering him an outside chance of making the most dramatic of Barcelona debuts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Real Madrid, World Soccer, More Sports, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos, Diego Costa, Diego Godin

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Lionel Messi considered move to Arsenal: reports

Madrid: A leading Spanish website has claimed that Lionel Messi was interested in a transfer to English Premier League club Arsenal before the Argentine star signed an extension with Barcelona in May. The 27-year-old was locked in contract extension talks with the Catalan giants and reportedly bonus payments was a cause for concern for both ... (more)

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Daily Mail

Neymar raises the stakes after World Cup heartache by posting selfie playing poker

Louis is losing it! Angry boss rips into Manchester United players during training in LA as he finally shows them his tough side Wayne's doing well though... watch moment Van Gaal hugs Rooney after he scores from a corner during training session This USA tour is a 'commercial activity' and we won't go far in pre-season again when I'm in charge, ... (more)

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