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  1. L'equipe releases its annual top 100 footballers list.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... 100 footballers of 2014. 1. Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich/Germany) 2. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal) 3. Lionel Messi (Barcelona/Argentina) 4. Arjen Robben (Bayern Munich/Ntherlands) 5. Phillip Lahm (Bayern Munich/Germany) The rest can be ...

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  2. Dunga: I voted for Ronaldo to win Ballon d'OrRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Real Madrid winger is the favourite to win the trophy for a third time ahead of four-time winner Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer, and has the backing of Brazil's coach Brazil boss Dunga has revealed he voted for Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo to win the 2014 Ballon d'Or. Ronaldo, who was handed the award in 2014, is the favourite to win the trophy for a third time but faces competition from Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

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  3. MailOnline Sport football quiz of the year 2014 - the answers to all 50 questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... a bit early, to cheat (take a long, hard look at yourself if that's you). The usual suspects and big names - Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho and the like - all put in an appearance while TOWIE and Ed Sheeran got a mention as we looked ...

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  4. MailOnline Sport football quiz of the year 2014: Round three - showbiz and showboatsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... refused to sign Robbie Savage because of his voicemail message. What was it that Savage said on his recording? Lionel Messi beat rival Ronaldo in the race to overtake Raul's Champions League goal record. How many has the Barcelona superstar scored? ...

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  5. No chance of Brazil return - Lucas MouraRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Goal.com

    ... year of statement." On Thursday Moura's agent claimed the player will soon be at the same level as Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo.

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  6. Brazil 2014 - a World Cup to cherishRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    ... a fourth world title, but, standing in the way of captain Philipp Lahm and his men, were Brazil's arch enemies, Lionel Messi's Argentina. The 2014 World Cup was a captivating carnival of football, rated by many as the best yet, with high drama on ...

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  7. Midfielder Andres Iniesta says Barcelona are perfect for NeymarRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox Sports

    ... and hopefully he'll keep on doing that because it would be good for the team." Iniesta also hopes to see Lionel Messi claim the Ballon d'Or next month as he feels it would be a great reflection of the team as a whole. "Hopefully Messi will win the ...

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  8. Record-breaker Messi to receive LFP tribute at Barcelona-Atletico clashRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Argentine broke Telmo Zarra's record of 251 goals in the Spanish top flight on November 22 and his achievement will be celebrated in his club's next home league game Javier Tebes has confirmed that the LFP will pay tribute to La Liga's all-time leading goalscorer, Lionel Messi , at Barcelona 's meeting with Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou on January 11. The Argentina international broke Telmo Zarra's record of 251 goals by netting a hat-trick in his club's 5-1 rout of Sevilla on November 22. Messi's achievement was set to be recognised at Barca's meeting with Eibar on December 20 but the LFP decided against doing so out of respect to the Deportivo fan who died as a result of injuries sustained during violent clashes among fans in Madrid earlier in the day.

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  9. A Progress Report on the Form of Barcelona's Javier MascheranoRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... reward. It was clear to anyone watching that El Jeficito was the player of the tournament, not his colleague Lionel Messi. Many of my @FIFAWorldCup journeys ended in the same place: Javier Mascherano. He just won't let me past. #GoldenBall ...

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  10. Messi, Di Mar a included in 2014's dream teamRead the original story

    Saturday | Buenos Aires Herald

    Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Manchester United's Angel Di Mara have been included in the dream team of 2014 by prestigious French magazine "L'quipe". The team, voted by L'quipe's staff members, also includes Xabi Alonso, Manuel Neuer, David Alaba and Philipp Lahm from Germany's Bayern Munich, Sergio Ramos, Cristiano Ronaldo and Toni Kroos from Spain's Real Madrid, Neymar from Spain's Barcelona and Mats Hummels from Germany's Borussia Dortmund.

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  11. Iniesta: Barcelona the perfect place for NeymarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Goal.com

    The midfielder hopes to see the Brazilian forge a memorable career at Camp Nou and believes Lionel Messi winning the Ballon d'Or would reflect well on the whole side Andres Iniesta believes Barcelona is the perfect place for Neymar to develop into one of the world's greatest players. After struggling for consistency following his move from Santos last season, the Brazil international has continued his exceptional form from the World Cup into the current campaign, scoring 11 goals in 13 Liga games so far.

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  12. FC Barcelona Release Beautiful Video of Club's Best Images of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BleacherReport

    ... The Catalan giants released a video with the beautiful images that dominated Barcelona's year, including (more) Lionel Messi records, signing Luis Suarez , a painful day at Vicente Calderon, triumphs by the club's youth sides and more.

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  13. Liga - Neymar: Hard to reach the level of Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel MessiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    Neymar has admitted that he doesn't know if he will ever reach the level of either Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in his career. Neymar has admitted that he doesn't know if he will ever reach the level of either Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in his career The Clasico pair continue to lay the benchmark in world football, with both players sharing the FIFA Ballon d'Or since 2008, and the Barcelona attacker conceded it may not be possible to replicate the unprecedented achievements of his peers.

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  14. Ex-Man United hero Cristiano Ronaldo's agent reveals star's future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Business News

    ... season and has netted a staggering 25 La Liga goals in 14 matches this season. He will be up against arch enemy Lionel Messi and World Cup winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in the race to claim the 2014 Ballon d'Or. I am a freelance football ...

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  15. How Can Luis Enrique Improve His Barcelona Squad Without Spending Any Money?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BleacherReport

    ... the ban is upheld he will not be able to. Several of the current team have been through La Masia; the likes of Lionel Messi, Gerard Pique and Sergio Busquets are all home-grown veterans in this team, while Rafinha Alcantara and Munir El Haddadi are ...

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  16. Why everybody wins if Gareth Bale joins Manchester United from Real MadridRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Yahoo!

    ... away support) are being rightly lauded. Cristiano Ronaldo is the top scorer in Spain and already 10 clear of Lionel Messi . He's the best player on the planet right now and will deservedly win the Ballon d'Or, but Madrid fans will remember the ...

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  17. Arsenal's victory over QPR was Arsene Wenger's 600th win as Arsenal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    ... League. For a brief period in 2011, they looked like that might not be too much of a problem. A year previously Lionel Messi had ripped Wenger's side apart at the Nou Camp, and when David Villa gave Barca the lead, it looked as though the European ...

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  18. Luis Suarez on the differences between playing for Liverpool and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Barca dressing room. In the interview he said he was finding it easy to play alongside established talents like Lionel Messi and Neymar. Suarez, who has the second-highest number of assists in the Barcelona squad, also said he was happy to work hard ...

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  19. Champions League enters knockout stage with last-16 draw on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... record. Cristiano Ronaldo, who scored a Champions League-record 17 goals last season, has five so far, allowing Lionel Messi to build a 75-72 lead in their ongoing duel for the all-time competition scoring record. In a season of heavy scoring and ...

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  20. Messi better than everyone, including Ronaldo - PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Goal.com

    The Spaniard is the latest Barcelona player to insist that his Argentine team-mate deserves the Ballon d'Or more than the Real Madrid attacker or Manuel Neuer Lionel Messi is better than any other player in the world and deserves to Ballon d'Or over Cristiano Ronaldo , according to Barcelona team-mate Pedro . The Argentine won the world's best player accolade - now awarded by Fifa - for four straight years until Ronaldo ended his Ballon d'Or rule by taking home the trophy for the second time for his efforts in 2013 last January.

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