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News on Olympic Football continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Business News

Darren Fletcher heaps praise on Manchester United newboy

Darren Fletcher believes new signing Ander Herrera has the potential to be an influential player for Manchester United next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Darren Fletcher, Michael Carrick, Ander Herrera, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, World Soccer, More Sports, Athletic Bilbao

2 hrs ago | HotelChatter

Manchester: Expect To 'Eat. Drink. Sleep. Football' at The Hotel Football in Manchester

The World Cup may be over but now, excitement is building, literally, for the opening later this year of Hotel Football .

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Ryan Giggs, Olympics, Summer Olympics, World Soccer, More Sports, Manchester United, Soccer Players, Gary Neville

4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

GolfAdvisor.com Doubles Its Course Reviews to 34,000

GolfAdvisor.com, the most complete online source for golf course ratings, reviews and recommendations by golfers, for golfers, recently more than doubled the number of courses featured on the site since it officially launched in January.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Neymar, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Soccer

8 hrs ago | Newsday

Campaign remembers murder victims

The campaign has been started to coincide with the anniversaries of the deaths of murder victims Anthony Walker and Michael Causer The two-week project was planned by Merseyside's Police Commissioner Jane Kennedy, who said: "This strategy is about raising awareness of this insidious and damaging crime.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Luis Suarez, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Maxwell

8 hrs ago | Business News

West London latest: Redknapp favourite leaves QPR door open, Mitroglou tipped to leave Fulham

Rafael van der Vaart says there has been any contact between him and Harry Redknapp - but has left the door open to the possibility of a QPR move.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Brede Hangeland, World Soccer, More Sports, Fulham, Steven Caulker, Olympics, Summer Olympics

10 hrs ago | Sporting Life

Frank Lampard: Could he be heading to Man City on loan?

A loan switch to Melbourne City is 6/4, with QPR and Chelsea available at 8/1 and 12/1 respectively.

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Related Topix: Sports, Frank Lampard, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Manchester City, Chelsea, Edinson Cavani, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Manchester United

11 hrs ago | Business News

Could Raheem Sterling play as a false nine for Liverpool?

At the same time, however, Liverpool fans are crying out for another striker to be brought to Anfield after the failed move for Queens Park Rangers forward Loic Remy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Raheem Sterling, Soccer Players, Jordan Henderson, More Sports, Liverpool, Summer Olympic, Daniel Sturridge, Olympics, Summer Olympics

11 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

Canada must perform well at U20 women's World Cup

For some, the memories will linger a lifetime. Robin Van Persie's gravity defying-flying header, James Rodriguez' sublime volley, Brazil's inexplicable meltdown, and Mario Goetze's defining moment in football history.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Christine Sinclair, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

13 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Lamorinda What's Happening: Orinda Adult Drop-in Soccer

To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email ccnsports@bayareanewsgroup.com to request a form.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Hospital patients starstruck by soccer playersHospital patients...

Hospital patients starstruck by soccer players Sky Blue FC players signed photos and chatted with patients at K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital.

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Related Topix: Sports, Christie Rampone, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Yahoo!

Football - Paper Round: Liverpool key to United's a

Manchester United will need help from an unlikely source if they are to complete the signing of Mats Hummels; Louis van Gaal is 'spying' on his players; and Liverpool are closing in on two more signings - the main stories making headlines into today's newspapers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andy Carroll, Soccer Players, Luis Suarez, World Soccer, More Sports, Liverpool, Ryan Giggs, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

WNY Flash lose in Abby's returnWNY Flash lose in Abby's...

WNY Flash lose in Abby's return Thursday's 1-0 loss to Sky Blue FC puts damper on NWSL playoff hopes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kelley O'Hara, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Carli Lloyd

Mirror.co.uk

10 reasons Arsenal fans can ignore Gerrard and be glad they didn't sign Luis Suarez

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has had the first dig of the season at title rivals Arsenal by insisting Luis Suarez was too good the Gunners.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jack Wilshere, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Arsenal, Luis Suarez, Steven Gerrard, Liverpool, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Daily Mail

Mick Jagger,71, keeps up with 15-year-old look-a-like son Lucas during football in the park

He's got the moves like Jagger! Mick,71, keeps up with 15-year-old look-a-like son Lucas during kickabout in the park His father is well-known for being a football fan and even headed to Brazil for this year's World Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lucas, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Gabriel

Mirror.co.uk

The world's most famous kidnaps - from John Paul Getty III to Princess Anne

In November, the kidnappers sent a lock of JPG III's hair and his severed ear with a demand for $3million - and threats to send the rest of him back to the family piece by piece.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Washington Blade

Soccer star to guest-edit Blade

The Washington Blade announced this week it has named lesbian soccer star Megan Rapinoe as the guest editor of its second annual Sports Issue scheduled to be published on Aug. 22. Rapinoe is a midfielder for the Seattle Reign in the National Women's Soccer League and a member of the U.S. women's national team.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympics, Megan Rapinoe, Sports, Olympics

Channelnewsasia.com

Football: Cavani 'staying' at PSG despite transfer speculation

Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani on Thursday claimed that he would not be leaving the French champions this summer, despite ongoing speculation about his future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Edinson Cavani, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Napoli

BleacherReport

Power Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours

Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you with a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Marquinhos, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players, Fabio Borini, David Luiz, World Soccer, More Sports, Chelsea, Carl Jenkinson

Daily Mail

Second woman claims to have slept with Jamie O'Hara... as Danielle...

Days after the news broke of Jamie O'Hara's alleged affair, a second woman has now come forward to claim she also bedded the footballer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Darien News-Review

Its extended days and humid nights are spent traveling leisurely, as well as training.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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