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  1. VIDEO: Ronaldo snubs Platini at Club World Cup presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Goal.com

    The Real Madrid forward remains on frosty terms with the Uefa president following the Frenchman's comment that he should be overlooked for the Ballon d'Or this year Cristiano Ronaldo remains less than impressed with Michel Platini's comments on the Ballon d'Or , if Saturday's scenes in Marrakech are anything by which to go. The Uefa president incensed Real Madrid in October when he went public with his views on why the Portugal star should not retain his prize in January.

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  2. AC Milan are on the right track - InzaghiRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Goal.com

    The Rossoneri coach thinks that Pablo Armero's red card was "excessive" but is proud of his side after they secured an important point in the battle for the top three AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi believes that four points from fixtures against Napoli and Roma are proof that his side are on the right track in Serie A. Milan secured a 0-0 draw with the second-placed Giallorossi at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday, despite playing the closing stages with 10 men as a result of Pablo Armero's 71st-minute red card. That draw followed an impressive 2-0 triumph over Napoli last time out and Milan head into the mid-season break seemingly well placed to challenge for a Champions League spot.

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  3. Minnesota State loses 13-0 in D-II title gameRead the original story

    56 min ago | Washington Times

    Minnesota State advanced farther this season than any team in school history, the Mavericks turning back every opponent that stepped onto the field with them. Chris Bonner threw for 191 yards and a touchdown, Cameron McDondle scampered for 113 yards and Colorado State-Pueblo relied on some stingy defense to knock off the Mavericks 13-0 in the Division II national championship game.

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  4. Real Madrid win Club World Cup football titleRead the original story

    59 min ago | Nerve News

    Spanish football club Real Madrid defeated San Lorenzo of Argentina 2-0 Saturday to win the Club World Cup and secure their fourth trophy of 2014. Real Madrid dominated the final with Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale getting on the scoresheet, Xinhua reported.

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  5. Cooper satisfied with the performance despite defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    TOWN boss Mark Cooper was satisfied with his side's performance in their 1-0 loss to Doncaster Rovers and thought his side should have got something out of the game. Michael Smith missed a penalty and Andy Williams fired wide when one-on-one as Theo Robinson's first half penalty was enough to end Town's five-game winning run.

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  6. Bayern's domination sparks 'boring Bundesliga' debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Bayern Munich will start 2015 with a record 11-point lead in the Bundesliga, sparking debate over how to stop Germany's top flight becoming boring. Mainz' Gonzalo Jara and Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben go head to head during the match in Mainz, Germany, on December 19, 2014 Pep Guardiola's Bayern have brushed off their domestic rivals with ease and are poised to become the first team to go through a Bundesliga campaign unbeaten on their way to what would be a third consecutive title.

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  7. Roma draw blank against 10-man AC Milan as they miss chances to...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    The world's best: Real Madrid make it 22 wins on the bounce and complete trophy sweep as Ramos and Bale see off San Lorenzo The return of El Nino? Torres in line for shock return to Liverpool... and Napoli give Balotelli a way out of Anfield We won't win the title like this! Angry Van Gaal lays into Manchester United following draw with Aston Villa Mr Bojan-goals! His whole family are flying in from Spain for Christmas, but the boy from Barcelona wants to show his family why the Potters have gone potty for him Mourinho turns up heat on ref ahead of Stoke clash... and hits out at anti-Chelsea bias after diving claims Manchester United's winning streak comes to an end after poor performance against 10-man Villa as Benteke and Falcao both net City go level on points with Chelsea at the top of the table as sublime Silva scores twice and Toure adds a third Southampton 3-0 Everton: Lukaku own ... (more)

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  8. Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho BLASTS voting process after manager of the month SNUBRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    The Chelsea boss feels there is a vendetta being waged against him after he has picked up just THREE awards during his TWO spells managing the London club. His side has been top of the table for most of this season but Mourinho claims that those who decide on the award "don't like me" and that is why he is constantly snubbed.

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  9. Inter Milan preparing bid for Tottenham winger Aaron LennonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    Lennon, the club's longest-serving player, is a target for Inter boss Roberto Mancini next month but he is also wanted by Hull City and QPR , who will make a loan move for him if they fail with a similar bid for Andros Townsend.

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  10. Man City set to beat Chelsea and Man Utd to Atletico Madrid star KokeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    City's sporting director and transfer-fixer Txiki Begiristain met his opposite number at Atletico, Jose Luis Caminero and the Madrid club's president Enrique Cerezo in Turin. Atletico's own golden boy has a 47million buy-out clause in his contract but is seen at City as a potential, eventual successor to Yaya Toure, 31. Koke, 22, who played for Spain at this summer's World Cup, has also been linked with Manchester United and Chelsea .

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  11. CSU-Pueblo Beats Minnesota St. 13-0 For D-II TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Chris Bonner threw for 191 yards and a touchdown, Cameron McDondle ran for 113 yards and Colorado State-Pueblo relied on its stingy defense to beat Minnesota State 13-0 on Saturday for its first Division II national championship. Paul Browning had five catches for 84 yards and the game's lone touchdown, and Greg O'Donnell bounced back from an early miss to connect on his next two field goals.

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  12. Williams named Connection's Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trinadad Express

    St Kitts and Nevis midfielder Gerard Williams was described by his coach Stuart Charles Fevrier as one of the best defensive midfielders in W Connection club history as well as in professional football in Trinidad and Tobago. Twenty-six year old Williams received the award for Senior 2013-14 season Player of the Year, when the defending professional football league champions held their 15th anniversary Awards Ceremony and Dinner on December 7 at the Poinet-a-Pierre Staff Club.

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  13. Late Messi goals put sheen on Barca winRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    FC Barcelona coach Luis Enrique commented in the press conference ahead of Saturday's BBVA Primera Liga game at home to struggling Cordoba that 2014 had been a great year for him and that returning to the club he represented as a player was like moving to 'Disneyland.' Although Barca's routine 5-0 win at home to struggling Cordoba was far from being a trip to the magic kingdom, it was, in the second half at least, an improvement on the Mickey Mouse display his side had produced in Getafe a week earlier and means they will end 2014 just one point behind Real Madrid all be it having played an extra game.

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  14. Real Madrid conquers the FIFA Club World Cup in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Isportsweb.com

    Real Madrid capped its dominance in the FIFA Club World Cup with a 2-0 win over San Lorenzo in Marrakech, adding just another title to the clubs long list of accolades. Madrid was simply too much for San Lorenzo, or for any other participant in this years competition for that matter.

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  15. Expo Milano 2015 on home stretchRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    MILAN, Italy, Dec. 20 - With only 132 days to go before the opening of Expo Milano 2015 on May 1, the world exposition's site is in ferment to keep the promise to provide for visitors the so-called "biggest restaurant of the world." In a press conference held in the Italian business capital at the end of this week, organizers said 80 percent of main works are complete and some of the 80 pavilions, of which 53 self-built, are almost ready.

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  16. Lamela wins it for SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Erik Lamela broke his 25-game Barclays Premier League goal drought to seal Tottenham's 2-1 victory over Burnley at White Hart Lane. Harry Kane headed Tottenham into the lead before Barnes levelled, George Boyd latching onto Lamela's misplaced pass in the build-up.

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  17. Rebecca Lowe shares her views on footballRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Lowe says passion for soccer is growing in the U.S., but it won't match NFL or NBA in her lifetime Since her debut as host of NBC's coverage of the English Premier League last year, London-born journalist Rebecca Lowe has earned a devout following among soccer fans in the U.S. And she'll be a constant presence during the holiday season, with NBC presenting 33 Premier League games between Sunday and New Year's Day. For Lowe, who attended her first Premier League game with her father when she was 9, that is the best gift she could have received.

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  18. Kuffour: I was treated like a king after Bayern's Club World Cup triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Sammy Kuffour was desperate to win the world clubs' title in 2001 and not just for himself, his team-mates and the Bayern Munich club he loved so much. He also wanted to "do something special" for his infant daughter, his wife and his mother, for the people of Ghana and, to top it all, for the Secretary-General of the United Nations.

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  19. Curtis Obeng returns to Swansea after Newport loanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    The 25-year-old made six appearances for Newport during his time at Rodney Parade, but has left the club despite an injury to Andrew Hughes who will be out for four months. "We were never likely to be able to do anything permanently with Curtis, in terms of the boy's wages," manager Justin Edinburgh told the club's website.

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  20. Cambridge likely to miss out on Kwesi AppiahRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    English Ligue Two side, Cambridge United have admitted that it would be difficult to keep Kwesi Appiah at the club. The 24-year-old is on-loan at Cambridge from Crystal Palace.

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