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  1. Real Madrid Slam Michel Platini over Cristiano Ronaldo Ballon d'Or RejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | BleacherReport

    Real Madrid have leapt to the defence of their prized superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, in reaction to comments made by UEFA president Michel Platini regarding who should win the 2014 Ballon d'Or. Speaking to German news agency SID , Platini proclaimed it should be a German that wins the award after their World Cup triumph in Brazil.

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  2. Where Has It All Gone Wrong for Costa Rica Star Joel Campbell at Arsenal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    The Joel Campbell hype train was placed on its tracks during the World Cup and bolted out of the station like a bullet train after he had played a couple games. He only scored one goal during the entire tournament: a powerful equalizer against Uruguay in Costa Rica's first game that sprung his country's remarkable progression to the quarter-finals.

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  3. Suarez scores in 3-3 draw against Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Peninsula

    MONTEVIDEO: Luis Suarez scored an equaliser and was just wide with what could have been a spectacular winner as Uruguay were held to a 3-3 draw by Costa Rica in a friendly on Thursday. The Costa Ricans, who stunned Uruguay 3-1 in their World Cup opener in Brazil in June, levelled match at the Centenario through substitute Johan Venegas in the final minute.

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  4. Former Manchester City hero Paulo Wanchope passes Uruguay test with Costa RicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business News

    Paulo Wanchope did he chances of remaining Costa Rica manager the world of good after seeing off a Uruguay side that welcomed back Luis Suarez. A Manchester City player for four years, during which time he netted 27 goals in 64 appearances for the Sky Blues, Paulo Wanchope has moved into the world of football management in recent months and it's a case of so far, so good for the 38-year-old.

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  5. Suarez shines for UruguayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Luis Suarez scored an equaliser and was just wide with what could have been a spectacular winner as Uruguay were held to a 3-3 draw by Costa Rica in a friendly. The Costa Ricans, who stunned Uruguay 3-1 in their World Cup opener in Brazil in June, levelled Thursday's match at the Centenario through substitute Johan Venegas in the final minute.

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  6. Scouting Report: Edinson Cavani - could wayward finishing scupper Premier League move?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Goal.com

    The former Napoli man has been linked with the top English clubs and put in a typical performance against Costa Rica, scoring once after missing some clear-cut chances By Tom Maston Though Sergio Aguero, Alexis Sanchez and Diego Costa have thrived this season, it has been noted that the Premier League is not the same showcase of the world's best attacking talent as it used to be. One man who could boost the goal count in the top tier of English football is Edinson Cavani, with the Paris Saint-Germain forward in the prime of his career and routinely linked with a move to a number of Premier League sides.

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  7. Uruguay 3-3 Costa Rica (6-7 on penalties): Suarez & Cavani strikes not enough for CelesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Goal.com

    Oscar Tabarez's side looked set for victory after a second-half comeback but were pegged back in the shoot-out Johan Venegas came off the bench and scored a dramatic 91st-minute equaliser as Costa Rica sent the friendly to a penalty shoot-out with the score locked at 3-3 in Montevideo. And Cristian Gamboa netted the match-winning penalty from the spot after Uruguay substitute Guzman Pereira sent his shot too high at the Estadio Centenario.

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  8. International friendlies - Suarez on target but Uruguay aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Yahoo!

    International friendly, Estadio Centenario - Uruguay 3 Costa Rica 3 Luis Suarez scored but Uruguay conceded a late equaliser as they were held to a 3-3 draw before losing on penalties to Costa Rica in an entertaining international friendly in Montevideo. Suarez also found the net in the shoot-out but he could not prevent Costa Rica securing a 7-6 victory as the hosts failed to gain revenge for their shock World Cup defeat to the Central American side last summer.

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  9. Uruguay vs. Costa Rica: Winners and Losers from International FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Cristian Gamboa scored the winning spot-kick as Costa Rica came from behind to beat Uruguay on penalties following a 3-3 draw in Montevideo on Thursday. Alvaro Saborio opened the scoring for the Ticos against the run of play in the 42nd minute.

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  10. Uruguay vs. Costa Rica: Score and Report from International FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Luis Suarez scored in the second half, but Uruguay lost to Costa Rica in a penalty shootout following a 3-3 draw in a thrilling international friendly Thursday evening at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, Uruguay. Suarez slammed in a high finish in the 50th minute, pulling Uruguay level after Alvaro Saborio had given Costa Rica a surprising lead three minutes before the break.

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  11. Uruguay 3-3 Costa Rica: Luis Suarez leads second-half comeback, but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Daily Mail

    'It is a corrupt, diseased body... no wonder the monsters of FIFA always get away with it!' MARTIN SAMUEL'S damning verdict on the latest World Cup farce after governing body's corruption report Sir Alex told me to take Sociedad job! Moyes received career advice from Ferguson for second time - despite failing at Old Trafford Liverpool raise stakes over Origi! Reds ready to increase fee in bid to bring A 10m striker back in January ...and former Liverpool striker says he's surprised by Ballon d'Or snub as he admits: I don't understand it Ennis-Hill will ask for her name to be removed from Bramall Lane if convicted rapist Evans is offered deal ADAM LALLANA: It's been a great year for me but Liverpool results MUST improve... I want to end the season with a trophy FIFA farce: England bid team could be punished over 2018 World Cup efforts... but Qatar are cleared to host 2022 event! Beckham, ... (more)

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  12. Uruguay vs. Costa Rica: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | BleacherReport

    It may only be a friendly match, but after Costa Rica humbled Uruguay on South American soil at the summer's World Cup, this game has developed into an opportunity for revenge for Luis Suarez and company. Costa Rica shocked the watching world with their 3-1 win over Uruguay, earning them a host of plaudits and new fans.

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  13. Bulls Abroad: Miller, Miazga and Castano get November call-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Once A Metro

    Call-ups for Roy Miller, Matt Miazga and Santiago Castano bring the total number of Red Bulls on on international duty in November to five. It will be the first time the teams have met since Los Ticos opened their World Cup group stage with a memorable 3-1 win over La Celeste .

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  14. Jaguars postcard from England: Went to Craven Cottage to see Shad Khan's other teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Went to check out Shad Khan's other professional sports team on a clear , but cool Wednesday night at Craven Cottage. In the 24-team second division of English football, it was the 21st-place team against the last-place team .

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  15. Jaguars postcard from England: Went to Craven Cottage to see Shad Khan's other teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Went to check out Shad Khan's other professional sports team on a clear , but cool Wednesday night at Craven Cottage. In the 24-team second division of English football, it was the 21st-place team against the last-place team .

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  16. Jaguars postcard from England: Went to Craven Cottage to see Shad Khan's other teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Went to check out Shad Khan's other professional sports team on a clear , but cool Wednesday night at Craven Cottage. In the 24-team second division of English football, it was the 21st-place team against the last-place team .

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  17. Bulls Abroad: wins for Oyongo & Miller; losses for Cahill & MiazgaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Once A Metro

    The New York Red Bulls had four players involved in the most recent round of international matches, of whom the most successful was arguably Ambroise Oyongo. Oyongo sat out Cameroon's first match of the October international window - a 0-0 draw against Sierra Leone on October 11 - but was restored to the starting lineup for the Indomitable Lions' second game of this month's FIFA-mandated international break against the same opponent.

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  18. Fulham may finally lose World Cup playmaker in January, agent hopes for deal - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Business News

    The agent of Fulham playmaker Bryan Ruiz says he hopes his client will finally sign for Werder Bremen in January. Fulham are still yet to name their new manager, despite speculation linking caretaker manager Kit Symons with the full-time position at Craven Cottage.

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  19. Korea Loses to Costa Rica in FriendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korea lost to world No. 15 Costa Rica 3-1 in a friendly match at the Seoul World Cup Stadium on Tuesday.

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  20. South Korea 1-3 Costa Rica: Borges inspires Costa Rica winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Goal.com

    Celso Borges scored twice as Costa Rica consigned South Korea to a 3-1 friendly defeat at the Seoul World Cup Stadium on Tuesday. The AIK midfielder struck in each half with two fine finishes to ensure the World Cup quarter-finalists made it five games without defeat under interim coach Paulo Wanchope.

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