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  1. Argentina - Croatia Preview: Tevez set for international returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    Fresh from his brilliant performance in Juventus' 7-0 thrashing of Parma, the 30-year-old is poised for his first Albiceleste appearance in three years on Wednesday Carlos Tevez will make his long-awaited return for Argentina in their friendly against Croatia on Wednesday. The Juventus star is set to make his first international appearance since 2011 after being selected by coach Gerardo Martino.

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  2. Argentina-Croatia Preview: Tevez set for international returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Goal.com

    Fresh from his brilliant performance in Juventus' 7-0 thrashing of Parma, the 30-year-old is poised for his first Albiceleste appearance in three years on Wednesday The Juventus star is set to make his first international appearance since 2011 after being selected by coach Gerardo Martino. The 30-year-old has scored eight Serie A goals this season, equal most in the league, and netted twice against Parma on Sunday.

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  3. Donetsk's exiles: How the war in Ukraine has left Shakhtar homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Goal.com

    ANALYSIS: The Ukrainians are in a good position to qualify for the Champions League knockouts, but the future of the club looks bleak given the political turmoil in the country Champions League nights have come to represent normality for Shakhtar Donetsk in recent years. The reigning Ukrainian champions, making their ninth group-stage appearance in 11 seasons, are certainly used to the rigours of European competition.

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  4. Wanderers' historic Champions League win marredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Western Sydney Wanderers are the first Australian side to take out the Asian Champions League in a scoreless draw with Al Hilal where tensions boiled over in the final minutes. A headbutt, deliberate spitting and dubious refereeing decisions have marred Western Sydney Wanderers' historic Asian Champions League victory against Saudi Arabian giants Al-Hilal.

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  5. Wanderers' historic Asia win marredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Western Sydney Wanderers are the first Australian side to take out the Asian Champions League in a scoreless draw with Al Hilal where tensions boiled over in the final minutes. A headbutt, deliberate spitting and dubious refereeing decisions have marred Western Sydney Wanderers' historic Asian Champions League victory against Saudi Arabian giants Al-Hilal.

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  6. West Brom to talk with Nicolas Anelka as 'anti-Semitic' goal celebration row escalatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | IcTamworth

    Albion will hold further talks with Nicolas Anelka on Monday as the Football Association investigate the gesture he made during Saturday's game at West Ham. The 34-year-old is subject to a major FA probe over his goal celebration - he made a 'Quenelle' gesture which he claimed was made in support of his friend and comedian Dieudonne.

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  7. Modric the best in the world in his position, says BilicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Goal.com

    The Besiktas boss has voiced his anger with Fifa and France Football's decision to snub the gifted midfielder for the Ballon d'Or Former Croatia boss Slaven Bilic believes Real Madrid 's Luka Modric is arguably the best midfielder in the world and deserved a Fifa Ballon d'Or nomination following his fine performances in 2014. The 29-year-old has been one of Madrid's best performers this calendar year as they won the Copa del Rey and Champions League, yet was somewhat surprisingly omitted from the 23-man shortlist for the prestigious individual award.

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  8. Why Lionel Messi is playing at the Boleyn Ground next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business News

    Barcelona superstar will be competing inside West Ham United 's stadium due to the club hosting an international fixture between Argentina and Croatia. One of the consensus greatest players in modern football could end up gracing the East End of London with his presence as Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi , a three-time Champions League winner, may well end up being one of the Argentine players at the Boleyn Ground as the South American giants take on Croatia in an international friendly.

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

    Oct 19, 2014 | 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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  10. Does this young Spurs star have a future at the club?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  11. Netherlands, Italy, Belgium all struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  12. Croatia demolish Azerbaijan in Euro qualifierRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | 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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  13. Euro 2016: Wales continue their unbeaten run; Iceland stun DutchRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | 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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  14. Powerhouses struggle as Croatia soars in Euro 2016 qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  15. Netherlands, Italy and Belgium all struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  16. Soccer news, Oct. Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  17. Euro 2016 Qualifying: Italy edge lowly Malta; Croatia remain perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  18. Dutch beaten by Iceland, Italy scrapes winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  19. Euro round-up: Netherlands freeze in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  20. Netherlands, Italy and Belgium all...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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