Galicia, Spain Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Xavi quits Barca for Qatar after 17 glittering seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Rediff.com

    The 35-year-old former Spain international, who signed up with Barca's academy in 1991 aged 11 and has won 23 trophies with the first team, formally announced his departure at a press conference after the news had leaked out earlier this week. Al Sadd simultaneously confirmed on their Twitter feed that an agreement had been sealed on a two-year contract with an option for a further year.

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  2. Carlos Nunez On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | National Public Radio

    Carlos NuA ez makes his first visit to Mountain Stage , recorded live on the campus of West Virginia University. A writer for the Los Angeles Times once wrote, "If it's possible to become a pop star playing traditional music on bagpipes and recorder, NuA ez could be the man."

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  3. Relegation battle comes down to last day of Spanish leagueRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Times

    While the title fight is over, there is still plenty to play for on the final day of the Spanish league season Saturday, when 11 teams play for either for berths in European competition or to avoid relegation. Six days after Barcelona clinched its 23rd league crown at dethroned champion Atletico Madrid, Luis Enrique's side will host a Deportivo La Coruna in danger of the drop.

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  4. Xavi quits Barcelona for Al SaddRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Nation

    The 35-year-old former Spain international, who signed up with Barca's academy in 1991 aged 11 and has won 23 trophies with the first team, formally announced his departure at a press conference after the news had leaked out earlier this week. Al Sadd simultaneously confirmed on their Twitter feed that an agreement had been sealed on a two-year contract with an option for a further year.

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  5. Venezuela's no. 2 targeted in U.S. drug probe has faced slew of corruption allegationsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Fox News

    The man at the center of a major U.S. drug-trafficking investigation involving top members of the Venezuelan government is the Speaker of the National Assembly and the country's second most powerful man, 53-year-old Diosdado Cabello RondA3n. A longtime ally of late President Hugo Chavez, whom he met while in the Military Academy back in the 80s, Cabello is known these days as ChavismoA s main bully and has repeatedly been accused of corruption.

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  6. Storylines to Follow in La Liga This Weekend: Relegation and Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | BleacherReport

    The league title might be sewn up in Barcelona's favour, but the teams in La Liga still have plenty to fight for heading into the final day of the season. Our usual roundup of the weekend matches this time focuses on the battles which have yet to be decided: Champions League and Europa League qualification, top-half finishes and, of course, the huge fight to avoid relegation.

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  7. Atletico looking to secure Champions League berthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    MADRID: Atletico Madrid have been unable to repeat the magnificent achievements of last season in this campaign but can congratulate themselves on a job well done if they secure a lucrative Champions League berth on Saturday. Barcelona clinched the La Liga title last weekend thanks to a 1-0 win at third-placed Atletico and the season concludes with the Madrid club playing at relegation-threatened Granada and looking to protect a three-point lead over Valencia in fourth.

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  8. Xavi to announce Barca exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Iol.co.za

    Barcelona midfielder Xavi will announce on Thursday he is leaving the club he joined as an 11-year-old to sign a lucrative three-year deal with Qatari side Al Sadd, his agent told Reuters. Now 35 and Barca's appearance record holder and club captain, Xavi is set to follow in the footsteps of former Spain team mate Raul, who played for Al Sadd between 2012-14.

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  9. Atleti the Difference in Barca's Title WinRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Soccer America

    It was all about Atletico Madrid as Barcelona won its 26th La Liga title on Sunday. Nearly one year after Atleti went to Barca and won the league, Barca headed to Atleti on the penultimate day of the season and took it back, thanks to another moment of genius from Lionel Messi .

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  10. Another City That Gets Motorcycles: Vigo, SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Motorbiker.org

    , Spain. Voted by the Via: Asociacion Mutua Motera ( the Spanish association that looks after motorcycle rights ) as the safest city in Spain.

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  11. What U.S. can learn from European train safety systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | CNN

    As U.S. politicians trade blows over issues of funding and accountability , they could also look at what they can learn from railway safety systems in Europe. Most countries across Europe have their own rail safety measures, according to Chris Jackson, editor of Railway Gazette International, but there are three basic systems in place.

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  12. Birmingham City: What are Wigan Athletic's plans for Rob Kiernan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | IcWalsall

    Birmingham City could face a fight to secure the permanent signing of Rob Kiernan after Wigan claimed they want to keep the defender. Latics chairman David Sharpe predicted Kiernan and three others loaned out under previous manager Malky Mackay will be 'big players for us next season'.

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  13. With strike off, Barcelona can clinch title at AtleticoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Daily Herald

    With the Champions League and Copa de Rey still to come, Barcelona can wrap up the Spanish league title on Sunday. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  14. Newcastle United's Fabricio Coloccini slammed as 'garden-grabbing footballer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Mail

    Neighbours have slammed a Premier League star as an 'itinerant, garden-grabbing footballer' over his plans to build a new 500,000 home. Newcastle United defender Fabricio Coloccini is planning on building a new three-bedroom house in the grounds of his 1million property near a beauty spot in the city.

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  15. Storylines to Follow in La Liga This Weekend: Strike Action or Title Resolution?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BleacherReport

    La Liga has just two rounds of fixtures to get through before the 2014-15 season comes to a close - but even those games are in danger of not being fulfilled. At this point in the week, we usually round up the biggest headline-makers, games to watch out for and potential table changes in Spain's top flight, but this time around we only have one place to start: the impending strike, whether it is lifted and, therefore, if it allows the rest of the key elements of the penultimate weekend of the season to take place.

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  16. Luis Enrique dreaming of Euro gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Salisbury Journal

    Barcelona coach Luis Enrique was in ecstatic mood as his side reached the Champions League final after ousting Bayern Munich from the competition. Luis Enrique, whose team remains on course for a treble-winning campaign, led his side to a 5-3 aggregate win, despite losing Tuesday's second leg 3-2 in Munich.

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  17. Sid Lowe's Notes from Spain: for Barcelona every game is now a final - literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | World Soccer

    In the space of a week Barcelona's prospects of winning the treble have improved dramatically. Meanhwile, all eyes are on the TV dispute which could bring the season in Spain to a premature halt.

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  18. The 2015 Independent Handbag Designer Awards: Vote For Your FavoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | InStyle

    Now we need your help choosing the best of the lot. Click through the gallery, then vote for your fave design .

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  19. How to Make Galician EmpanadasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Serious Eats

    I've had Galician food on my mind this past week, ever since Kenji wrote about how to cook pimientos de PadrA3n . I spent some time several years ago working on a farm in Galicia, Spain, where those peppers come from, and I have such great memories of the food there.

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  20. Deportivo La Coruna thank travelling fans, with gift of 1000 free ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Business News

    When your side is losing away at a difficult venue like San Mames, where few teams escape with points against Athletic Club Bilbao, travelling supporters might be forgiven for losing faith, when their side is trailing. Athletic had the lead through powerful striker, Aritz Aduriz, who rocketed a header beyond the reach of Depor 'keeper Fabricio, in the 14th minute of Saturday's encounter.

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