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  1. Odds of an upset? Don't bet against pair of HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE looming League Cup semi-final between Celtic and Rangers early next year means any opportunity to compare and contrast the two will always be quickly seized upon. THE looming League Cup semi-final between Celtic and Rangers early next year means any opportunity to compare and contrast the two will always be quickly seized upon.

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  2. 'I'm the luckiest guy in the world,' says CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Tommy Craig continues to face more flak than a Lancaster bomber but the St Mirren manager yesterday declared that he is the "luckiest man in the world" and insisted that the fury of the fans must not be directed at his players. Having watched his struggling side rack up just eight points from their opening 14 matches in the Scottish Premiership, Craig is hoping tomorrow's William Hill Scottish Cup encounter with Inverness Caledonian Thistle can offer a much-needed change of scene from the drudgery of the league campaign and provide the catalyst for an upturn in fortunes.

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  3. Martinez and Lukaku calmly tame the WolfRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    EVERTON are through to the Europa League knockout rounds as Group H winners with one game to spare after pulling off a fine 2-0 away victory over Wolfsburg. EVERTON are through to the Europa League knockout rounds as Group H winners with one game to spare after pulling off a fine 2-0 away victory over Wolfsburg.

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  4. Tottenham Hotspur's Win over Partizan Belgrade Is a Microcosm of Season so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Tottenham secured passage through the group stage of the Europa League for the third consecutive season with a 1-0 home win over Serbian runners-up The victory and its determination of Spurs' progress should have been met with positivity from the fans, although it was seen as something of a formality. In truth, Spurs have struggled with seemingly easy home games, and this match was representative of those home struggles and Tottenham's season more broadly.

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  5. Wolfsburg vs. Everton: Lessons Learned from Europa League GameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Roberto Martinez's side started slowly and had to endure some heavy pressure from their hosts, before eventually taking the lead on 43 minutes via a counter-attack. A draw between Lille and FC Krasnodar ensured the Toffees had already qualified from Group H, and this win puts them on 11 points - four points ahead of While this was far from the kind of pass-heavy, controlled performance Martinez preaches, Everton's counter-attacking display was effective.

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  6. Arsenal Cannot Afford to Plan Around Injury-Prone WilshereRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Arsenal know they have an injury crisis on their hands, and they know they've had it for quite some time. But that doesn't mean they haven't been proactive in addressing the epidemic, even if they're unsure whether it's been caused by past practices, a possession-based system that invites heavy tackling or simply the type of players they've signed.

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  7. Europa League round-up: Spurs and Everton through but holders Sevilla on the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Feyenoord's goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer loses the ball as he jumps with Sevilla's Alejandro Arribas, rear, and Feyenoord's Sven van Beek, right. Photo: AP Feyenoord's Karim El Ahmadi scored a superb goal to help them into the Europa League last 32 with a 2-0 win over Sevilla on Thursday that left the holders facing a winner-takes-all final game to stay in the competition.

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  8. Jack Wilshere has suffered yet another injury blowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bicester Advertiser

    Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has been ruled out for around three months after successfully undergoing surgery on his left ankle, the Gunners have announced. The England international was substituted during the second half of Saturday's defeat to Manchester United after damaging ankle ligaments and was subsequently sent to a specialist to be assessed.

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  9. Piscu seals River win in action-packed Supercl sicoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    A solitary goal from Leonardo Pisculichi was enough for River Plate to claim a hard-fought Superclsico victory over eternal rivals Boca Juniors, as the Millionaires took a 1-0 win that secured their passage into the final of the South American Cup. Having suffered a serious blow to their title challenge on Sunday with defeat against Racing, River needed a positive result to put their double dreams back on track.

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  10. 5 things we learned from Ludogorets drawRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Liverpool FC

    LFC Xtra contributor Andrew Beasley picks up five key facts we learned from Liverpool's 2-2 draw away to Ludogorets in Bulgaria on Wednesday night. Back in the summer of 2012, when Brendan Rodgers first took charge at Anfield, one of his first signings was Joe Allen.

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  11. Ander Herrera Will Have to Fight for His Place at Manchester UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    United fans have seen enough warm-up games to know not to read too much into it. However, there was reason to be optimistic about Wayne Rooney , Ashley Young and Reece James all scored twice.

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  12. Football: Mourinho in search of Sunderland revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The last time Chelsea and Sunderland met was in April when the latter - then rooted at the foot of the Premier League table - pulled off a shock win at Stamford Bridge. The last time the two clubs met was in April when Gus Poyet's Sunderland's side - then rooted at the foot of the table - pulled off a shock win at Stamford Bridge.

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  13. Wanderers now a big scalp, says CovicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Western Sydney goalkeeper Ante Covic admits the Asian champions are still getting to grips with being a big scalp for A-League opponents. The Wanderers are searching for their first win of the season and host bitter rivals Sydney FC on Saturday night for a sell-out clash at Pirtek Stadium.

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  14. Partizan win a start but Tottenham need to improve - StambouliRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The French midfielder scored the only goal on Thursday night but should have had more as Spurs missed several opportunities while confirming their Europa League progress Tottenham midfielder Benjamin Stambouli acknowledges that his side need to improve despite the morale boost of qualifying for the Europa League knockout stages. Spurs were lacklustre in a 1-0 Group C win over already-eliminated Partizan on Thursday - Stambouli scoring the game's only goal in the 49th minute.

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  15. Prandelli parts company with GalatasarayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    After elimination from Europe on Wednesday, Galatasaray have confirmed coach Cesare Prandelli has left the club following four straight Champions League losses. Club vice-president Abdurrahim Albayrak announced that the board have decided to dismiss the 57-year-old Italian coach on Thursday evening.

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  16. Arsenal's Wilshere out for three monthsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    English club Arsenal confirmed on Thursday that their midfielder Jack Wilshere is set to be out of action for three months after he underwent ankle surgery. The England midfielder sustained ligament damage to his left ankle in Saturday's home Premier League loss to Manchester United and had a successful operation on Thursday.

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  17. Report: Wolfsburg 0-2 EvertonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Everton FC

    Attempt missed. Ivica Olic right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

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  18. Ramsey - This could be a turning pointRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arsenal FC

    Aaron Ramsey believes that Arsenal's Champions League victory over Borussia Dortmund can spark an upturn in their domestic form. and Alexis Sanchez secured a morale-boosting result at Emirates Stadium as the Gunners returned to winning ways following two successive defeats.

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  19. Football: Everton, Spurs through to Europa League knockout stageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Everton secured their place in the last 32 as winners of Group H with an impressive 2-0 victory away to Bundesliga high-fliers VfL Wolfsburg in Germany. Lille's Marko Basa and Krasnodar's Ari fight for the ball during their UEFA Europa League football match in Krasnodar.

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  20. Lenny Pidgeley determined to reclaim his placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South Wales Argus

    GOALKEEPER Lenny Pidgeley is determined to reclaim his position as undisputed number one for Newport County AFC after Joe Day returned to Peterborough United. The former Chelsea stopper has endured a frustrating three months on the sidelines as manager Justin Edinburgh brought in loan signing Day to take his place.

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