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  1. Arsenal Target Marcelo Brozovic: Is He Good Enough for the Gunners?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | BleacherReport

    Dinamo Zagreb's Marcelo Brozovic has become a regular for Croatia's national team and is reportedly on Arsene Wenger's radar - but is the 21-year-old midfielder what Arsenal really need? According to Goal.com's Hrvoje Tironi , "several English teams" are interested in acquiring Brozovic's services, which has reportedly been confirmed by the player's agent, Miroslav Bicanic. "Yes, I can confirm Arsenal are one of them," Bicanic said after revealing he plans to negotiate his protege's future next month in London, where Croatia will play an international friendly against USA at Craven Cottage.

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  2. Does this young Spurs star have a future at the club?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Business News

    Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Tom Carroll is one of England 's brightest prospects, but will he find a place in the Spurs side when he returns to the club? Tom Carroll has been with Tottenham Hotspur for six years now, but since signing his first professional contract in 2010, the talented midfielder has only made seven league appearances for the club. The arrival of Mauricio Pochettino looked like it could be the appointment that would see Carroll rise up, given Pochettino's excellent record of working with young Englishmen, but instead the 22-year-old was loaned out to Swansea for the season.

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  3. Netherlands, Italy, Belgium all struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Umupira

    The Netherlands fell to another surprising loss and fellow continental powers Italy and Belgium also struggled in European Championship qualifying on Monday, while Croatia showed off their goal-scoring credentials. Meanwhile, Wales stayed atop Group B with a 2-1 win over Cyprus and are on course to qualify for their first major championship, with the 2016 tournament in France expanded to 24 teams for the first time.

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  4. Croatia demolish Azerbaijan in Euro qualifierRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Newkerala.com

    Croatian national football team was in brilliant form in front of the sellout crowd at Gradski vrt Stadium here, beating Azerbaijan 6-0 in their third match of the Euro 2016 qualifying. Wolfsburg winger Ivan Perisic scored twice, while Andrej Kramaric, Marcelo Brozovic and Luka Modric had one each, as well as an own goal from Azerbaijan captain Rashad Sadygov Monday night, reports Xinhua.

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  5. Euro 2016: Wales continue their unbeaten run; Iceland stun DutchRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Rediff.com

    Wales' Gareth Bale, right, challenges for an aerial ball with Cyprus' Giorgos Merkis during their Euro 2016 Group B qualifying match at Cardiff City . Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters ales continued their unbeaten start to the Euro 2016 campaign as a nervy 2-1 triumph over Cyprus, after they had been reduced to 10 men, bolstered the nation's dream of qualifying for a major championship finals for only the second time.

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  6. Powerhouses struggle as Croatia soars in Euro 2016 qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Globe and Mail

    Wales' Hal Robson-Kanu, left, scores during a UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying group B football match between Wales and Cyprus in Cardiff, Wales, on October 13, 2014. Wales' Hal Robson-Kanu, left, scores during a UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying group B football match between Wales and Cyprus in Cardiff, Wales, on October 13, 2014.

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  7. Netherlands, Italy and Belgium all struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | USA Today

    The Netherlands fell to another surprising loss and fellow continental powers Italy and Belgium also struggled in European Championship qualifying Monday, while Croatia showed off its goal-scoring credentials. Meanwhile, Wales stayed atop Group B with a 2-1 win over Cyprus and is on course to qualify for its first major championship, with the 2016 tournament in France expanded to 24 teams for the first time.

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  8. Soccer news, Oct. Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | SFGate

    The Netherlands lost again and fellow continental powers Italy and Belgium also struggled in European Championship qualifying Monday. Meanwhile, Croatia showed off its goal-scoring credentials.

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  9. Euro 2016 Qualifying: Italy edge lowly Malta; Croatia remain perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Fox Sports

    Italy labored to a 1-0 win at tiny Malta and Croatia crushed Azerbaijan 6-0 Monday as both squads remained perfect atop Group H of European Championship qualifying. Southampton forward Graziano Pelle scored on his international debut with Italy, taking advantage of a loose ball inside the box following a corner in the 23rd minute.

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  10. Dutch beaten by Iceland, Italy scrapes winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Age

    World Cup semi-finalists the Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for Euro 2016 have taken another blow as a Gylfi Sigurdsson double gave Iceland a 2-0 win over the European giants. Iceland - which only just missed out on a place at its first ever World Cup finals this year - now tops Group A alongside the Czech Republic with a perfect nine points from three games while the Dutch, who lost to the Czechs in their opening qualifier, are six points adrift in third place.

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  11. Euro round-up: Netherlands freeze in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | RTE.ie

    The expanded version of the next Championships mean they remain alive in their bid to qualify, but their form - on the back of a World Cup semi-final - suggests they will have a job on their hands to make up the gap. The night will go down in Icelandic football history and gives the clearest signal yet that they are ready for a major tournament after nearly going to the World Cup.

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  12. Netherlands, Italy and Belgium all...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | SFGate

    Italy's Graziano Pelle celebrates after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying soccer match between Malta and Italy, at the National Stadium Ta' Qali, in Valletta, Malta, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. Italy's Graziano Pelle, right, celebrates with his teammates Ciro Immobile, left, and Giorgio Chiellini after scoring during the Euro 2016 qualifying soccer match between Malta and Italy, at the National Stadium Ta' Qali, in Valletta, Malta, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.

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  13. Euro Qualifying: Iceland freezes out Dutch in Group ARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | CBC News

    Gylfi Sigurdsson, left, scored two goals for Iceland as they defeated the Netherlands for the first time ever in Euro 2016 qualifying in Reykjavik, Iceland. Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson scored both goals Monday as Iceland beat the Netherlands 2-0 in a European Championship qualifier to hand new coach Guus Hiddink his third loss in four matches since taking over after the World Cup.

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  14. Iceland 2-0 NetherlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | BBC News

    Two goals from Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson kept Iceland top of Group A, six points above the Dutch, who came third at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. In Wales' Group B, Bosnia-Hercegovina and Belgium drew 1-1, while Omer Damari scored a hat-trick as Israel beat Andorra 4-1.

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  15. Football: Sigurdsson dents Dutch Euro hopes, Pelle fires ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    World Cup semi-finalists the Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for Euro 2016 took another blow on Monday as a Gylfi Sigurdsson double gave Iceland a 2-0 win over the European giants. Iceland's midfielder Gylfi Thor Sigurdsson scores during the Euro 2016 Group A qualifying football match against the Netherlands in Reykjavik, Iceland.

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  16. Sigurdsson dents Dutch Euro hopes, Pelle fires ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Bangkok Post

    World Cup semi-finalists the Netherlands' hopes of qualifying for Euro 2016 took another blow on Monday as a Gylfi Sigurdsson double gave Iceland a 2-0 win over the European giants. Iceland's defender Ari Freyr Skulason and Netherlands' forward Arjen Robben vie for the ball during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match in Reykjavik on October 13, 2014 Iceland -- who only just missed out on a place at their first ever World Cup finals when they lost in the play-offs for this year's global showpiece -- top Group A alongside the Czech Republic with a perfect nine points from three games while the Dutch, who lost to the Czechs in their opening qualifier, are six points adrift in third place.

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  17. Scotland No.2 Mark McGhee: We stifled Mandzukic in Zagreb so we can...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Daily Record

    MARK McGHEE has backed Scotland's stoppers to snuff out Poland's Dortmund ace Robert Lewandowski when the two sides meet in a crucial Euro 2016 qualifier on Tuesday. MARK McGHEE insists Scotland don't fear Polish predator Robert Lewandowski - because our backline has already seen off his Bayern Munich predecessor.

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  18. Jelavic retires from international footballRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Newkerala.com

    The 29-year-old's announcement Saturday came just a day after Croatia beat Bulgaria 1-0 in Sofia in a qualifying match for Euro 2016, reports Xinhua. Jelavic spent entire 90 minutes of the match on the bench.

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  19. Hull striker Nikica Jelavic quits international football after Croatia drop himRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Daily Mail

    The Hull striker was left out of his country's starting line-up for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Bulgaria in Sofia on Friday. Croatia won 1-0 thanks to an own goal from Nikolay Bodurov, starting with Mario Mandzukic and Ivica Olic up front.

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  20. Euro 2016 - Belgium thrash Andorra to make flying startRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Yahoo!

    Belgium got their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign off to a flying start on Friday with a 6-0 victory over Andorra in a predictably one-sided match. In their first competitive encounter since their World Cup quarter-final loss to Argentina , Belgium struck the woodwork three times in 20 minutes, opened the scoring with a Kevin de Bruyne penalty on the half-hour mark and then ripped apart Andorra's defence.

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