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Saturday Apr 12 | Big News Network.com

Brazil soccer fan has been wearing the teams colors for the past 20 years

CAMPINAS, Brazil -- One Brazilian soccer fan claims he is so passionate about his country's national team that he only wears green, yellow, white and blue -- and that he's been doing it for 20 years.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Miami Herald

Referee Mark Geiger: Jersey guy at the World Cup

Mark Geiger and Jurgen Klinsmann are in similar spots as they prepare for the World Cup.

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Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Germany World Cup, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players, Oscar

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Washington Times

Brazil ready to play for World Cup title at home

While organizers race against the clock to get the country ready to host the tournament, the national team is counting the days until the June 12 opener against Croatia .

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Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Brazil World Cup, Sports, Summer Olympic, Neymar, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Soccer Players, Daniel Alves, Thiago Silva, Maicon

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Daily Star

Chelsea star Frank Lampard believes Eden Hazard and Oscar can help the Blues Ko PSG

THEY ARE FANTASTIC: Frank Lampard believes Eden Hazard and Oscar can help Chelsea turning things around in their Champions League quarter-final second leg [ACTION IMAGES] The Blues must overturn a 3-1 first - leg deficit against the French on Tuesday at Stamford Bridge to get through to the Champions League semifinals.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

BleacherReport

Is Fred Worth His Place in the Brazil Team for the World Cup?

Whilst Brazil's World Cup squad arguably still has a couple of vacancies, coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's starting XI is as good as set in stone.

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Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Brazil World Cup, Sports, World Soccer, More Sports, Corinthians, Summer Olympic, Neymar, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Leandro Damiao

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Bradenton.com

Barcelona, Messi stay top of AP global soccer poll

Manchester City's Yaya Toure runs in to score his second penalty against Fulham during their English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday March 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andres Iniesta, Soccer Players, Lionel Messi, World Soccer, More Sports, Barcelona, Angel di Maria, Summer Olympic, Yaya Toure, Olympics, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Missy Franklin Will Attend Laureus World Sports Academy Awards Ceremony

KUALA LUMPUR, March 23. AMERICAN teenager Missy Franklin, the first woman swimmer in history to win six gold medals at a single World Championships, at the age of just 18, is the latest global sports star to confirm attendance at the Laureus World Sports Awards, the premier honours event on the international sporting calendar.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Missy Franklin, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Olympic Football, Juan, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics, Yelena Isinbayeva

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Downey Patriot

Spanish composer loves Downey Symphony

Oscar Navarro loves the Downey Symphony. The Spanish composer first heard the orchestra while he was studying at USC.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
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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