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  1. St Etienne on course for top threeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Sky Sports

    St Etienne boosted their hopes of a top-three finish in Ligue 1 with a 1-0 victory over Montpellier on Sunday. The result kept Christophe Galtier's side firmly in the hunt for a place in next season's Champions League qualification rounds.

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  2. Chelsea draw to close on titleRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Sky Sports

    Chelsea remain on course for a fourth Premier League title after a goalless draw with closest rivals Arsenal all-but ended the Gunners' chances of catching the league leaders. Referee Michael Oliver proved to be the influential figure in a pulsating first half at the Emirates Stadium as he turned down no more than four penalty claims between the two sides.

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  3. Metro: Reds eye Schalke aceRead the original story

    24 min ago | Liverpool FC

    This story has been reproduced from today's media. It does not necessarily represent the position of Liverpool Football Club.

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  4. Arsenal goalkeeper gets away with brutal tackleRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | USA Today

    Chelsea and Arsenal met Sunday at the Emirates for the most anticipated Premier League game of the week, but the story of the match in a first half filled with controversy was referee Michael Oliver. Chelsea was denied three appeals for penalty kicks in the opening half hour of the game, and Arsenal may have been fortunate to keep 11 players on the field after a collision between goalkeeper David Ospina and Oscar in the penalty area.

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  5. Kane named in PFA Team of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

    The accolades continue to flood in for Harry Kane after the Tottenham Hotspur star was voted by his peers into the PFA's Premier League Team of the Year. Kane, 21, has been voted into the PFA team by his peers - along with six Chelsea players - after hitting 20 Premier League goals in his breakthrough campaign.

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  6. 'Ronaldo is defining a period in football history' - AlvarezRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Goal.com

    The 28-year-old shot-stopper feels the Portuguese, who averages over a goal a game for Real Madrid, must be regarded as one of the greatest forwards ever Celta Vigo goalkeeper Sergio Alvarez is well aware that he will have a serious job on his hands trying to keep out Cristiano Ronaldo at Balaidos on Sunday, admitting that the Real Madrid ace is defining an entire era with his remarkable goalscoring exploits. Ronaldo, who has won the last two Ballon d'Or awards, has netted a staggering 302 times in just 292 games in all competitions since joining Los Blancos from Manchester United in 2009.

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  7. Allegri: Juventus didn't deserve to lose to TorinoRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Goal.com

    The Bianconeri coach felt more than a little hard done by after the Serie A leaders suffered a 2-1 defeat after hitting the woodwork three times Massimiliano Allegri claimed that Juventus did not deserve to lose Sunday's Serie A derby with Torino, arguing that his players had performed better at the Stadio Olimpico than in their victory over their city rivals earlier in the season. The Bianconeri had gone into the game unbeaten in their last 17 meetings with the Granata, with their last loss in the fixture coming all the way back in April 1995.

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  8. Arsenal 0-0 Chelsea: Mourinho's men edge closer to title with Emirates stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Goal.com

    The Blues are now six points away from Premier League glory after a match full of controversial refereeing calls, with the Portuguese's record against Arsene Wenger intact Leaders Chelsea and title rivals Arsenal played out a feisty goalless Premier League draw at the Emirates Stadium, with much of the discussion centring on four penalty shouts all turned down. The most prominent involved David Ospina's clumsy first-half collision with Oscar in a keenly contested stalemate that saw Cesc Fabregas booed on his return to his former club and Jose Mourinho maintain his unbeaten record against Arsene Wenger.

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  9. Almeria beats Eibar 2-0 to boost chances of staying upRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Daily Herald

    Malaga was held to a 1-1 draw at home by Deportivo La Coruna Sunday as both failed to end winless streaks in the Spanish league. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  10. Bayern Munich crowned Bundesliga championsRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Goal.com

    Wolfsburg's slip-up against Borussia Monchengladbach on Sunday saw Pep Guardiola's men claim the German title with four rounds remaining Bayern Munich have been crowned Bundesliga champions for the third time in a row. Pep Guardiola's men beat Hertha Berlin 1-0 on Saturday to move 15 points ahead of Wolfsburg, who were beaten at Borussia Monchengladbach 24 hours later, thus leaving the Bavarians with an unassailable lead with four rounds of the season remaining.

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  11. Europe or bust? Guardiola deserves credit for Bayern's Bundesliga brillianceRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Goal.com

    COMMENT: Pep Guardiola does not get the credit he deserves for taking Bayern Munich to yet another domestic title, but all the signs are there for Champions League success By Peter Staunton By dint of Wolfsburg's last-gasp defeat to Borussia Monchengladbach, Bayern Munich are champions of Germany for the 25th time. Big deal.

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  12. Oscar Injury: Updates on Chelsea Star's Possible Concussion and ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | BleacherReport

    The Brazilian suffered the injury after a collision with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina, which was documented in images shared on the Chelsea Twitter account: The midfielder was examined by the team's medical staff and was ruled okay to continue, via Chelsea . However, after halftime, Oscar was substituted , Didier Drogba taking his place.

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  13. Lazio denied by ChievoRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Sky Sports

    Chievo striker Alberto Paloschi equalised 15 minutes from time to deny second-placed Lazio an important home win on Sunday in their push for Champions League football next season. Miroslav Klose gave the hosts the lead on the stroke of half-time and they had chances to double their advantage after the restart but Chievo goalkeeper Albano Bizarri kept them at bay with some good saves.

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  14. Toni at the double for VeronaRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Sky Sports

    Luca Toni struck twice in the second half to fire 10-man Hellas Verona to a 3-2 home Serie A triumph over Sassuolo on Sunday. Hellas lost goalkeeper Rafael to a red card in the 17th minute for handling the ball outside the area, but took a 30th-minute lead through Juanito Gomez.

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  15. Torino win derby against Juventus for first time in 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Fox Sports

    Torino put the brakes on Juventus ' charge towards the Serie A title by winning the Turin derby for the first time in 20 years. Three points from their rivals at the Stadio Olimpico, coupled with a negative result for nearest challengers Lazio , could have seen Juve open up an 18-point lead with only two games remaining.

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  16. Chelsea's referee 'campaign' continues as Cesc Fabregas and Oscar...Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Daily Mail

    The 'campaign' continues against Chelsea when it comes to penalties - although in a first half with four penalty appeals it was clear that referee, Michael Oliver was only going to award what he felt was a stonewall spot kick and there was only one of those. The Blues had a good shout for an early penalty when Oscar was clipped by Bellerin but I agreed with Oliver that the contact was accidental and minimal - a penalty would have been very harsh.

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  17. Cesc Fabregas shines on Arsenal return and Wenger fails to crack...Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Daily Mail

    'Boring, boring Chelsea': Emirates crowd vent their anger as Mourinho's men avoid title slip-up in stalemate One year after Grim Reaper spelled the end for Moyes, Van Gaal watches another Goodison horror show as McCarthy, Stones and Mirallas punish Manchester United Van Gaal: I could tell my players' attitude was not right in the warm-up... our motivation, inspiration and aggression were not good enough The battle for Bale: Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City in three-way fight for A 75m deal as Real eye sale to free up space for Reus PFA TEAM OF THE YEAR: Kane beats Aguero, Giroud and more to lead line while Cahill is one of SIX Chelsea stars picked I'll fight Fury next... in England! Klitschko reveals Tyson will get his big chance after heavyweight champion struggles to beat Jennings Mayweather is the 'thug king' of boxing who claims to be The Best Ever... dislike Mr Money ... (more)

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  18. Argyle player-of-the-year Luke McCormick thanks the Green Army...Read the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Plymouth Evening Herald

    GOALKEEPER Luke McCormick described it as 'a huge honour' to be voted as Plymouth Argyle's player-of-the-year for 2014/15. The 31-year-old came top of The Herald's poll by a wide margin, from runner-up Anthony O'Connor and Carl McHugh in third place.

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  19. Eden Hazard, left, and John Terry were among six Chelsea players in the PFA team of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    Jose Mourinho's men are on the brink of a first title since 2010 and their dominance over the past nine months was highlighted by a cluster of blue shirts in the XI announced by the PFA on Sunday. Manchester United's David de Gea was selected in goal, behind a back four who were all on Chelsea's books at the start of the season.

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  20. Vilhete says match-winning double came from the training groundRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Times-series.co.uk

    Just 24 hours after passing his driving test Mauro Vilhete drove Barnet into the Football League once, scoring twice as the Bees defeated Gateshead to win the Conference. Bristol Rovers had beaten Alfreton Town 7-0 but it mattered not a jot as Barnet had known all week a victory against the Heed would secure promotion regardless of what the second-placed Gas did.

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