World Soccer Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Sevilla's Carlos Bacca celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wharfedale Observer

    Colombian hitman Carlos Bacca claimed a double as Sevilla made Europa League history by seeing off Dnipro to win the competition for a record fourth time. The 28-year-old struck either half of time to secure a 3-2 victory at Warsaw's Narodowy Stadium and hand the Spaniards back-to-back triumphs in the competition in its current format and its previous incarnation as the UEFA Cup.

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  2. Europa talking pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Carlos Bacca scored twice as Sevilla came from behind to retain the Europa League trophy with a 3-2 victory over Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in Warsaw. Nikola Kalinic had given the Ukrainian underdogs the lead inside seven minutes but two goals in three first-half minutes from Grzegorz Krychowiak and Bacca gave Unai Emery's side the lead.

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  3. 'Pressure is on Bengaluru FC'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta: Doubting Thomases called him slow, raising questions on his fitness. But with the season coming to an end and Mohun Bagan just a draw away from winning the I-League, a lot of credit should go to Pierre Boya.

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  4. Hustler of the week: Saad Abdul-Salaam, Sporting Kansas CityRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Hustle Belt

    Sporting Kansas City defender Saad Abdul-Salaam tries to split between Seattle Sounders FC midfielder Gonzalo Pineda and defender Dylan Remick during the second half at CenturyLink Field. - Jennifer Buchanan-USA TODAY Sports He may not have impressed as much as some of his other Zips this week, but Saad Abdul-Salaam gets the nod this week for making his MLS debut and breaking into the Sporting KC first team.

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  5. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Real legend Iker Casillas insists he would welcome the Manchester United goalkeeper to the Bernabeu, even though it could signal the end of his own career. De Gea is stalling on a new United deal worth 200,000 a week and was spotted in Madrid yesterday with his pop star girlfriend.

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  6. Kop legend Steven Gerrard vows to return to Liverpool one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Gerrard has been tipped as a potential future manager of the club after playing his final game for the club on Sunday. Despite scoring, it wasn't the end the Kop legend wanted as Liverpool crashed to their heaviest defeat in 52 years - a 6-1 defeat at Stoke.

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  7. Rangers legend Barry Ferguson backs Dean Shiels to shine in play-offRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Ferguson, who is managing Clyde in the Scottish League Two, says Shiels has impressed the country with his outstanding comeback, while Rangers have gone up every season since being condemned to the third division, in 2012.

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  8. 'Xavi the best midfielder of all time' - VillaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The prolific striker hopes that the Qatar-bound player is able to enjoy the next chapter in his career after a legendary spell at Camp Nou Xavi announced last week that he will leave the Blaugrana at the end of the season to link up with Qatari outfit Al-Saad, thus bringing the curtain down on a 24-year association with his boyhood club. The playmaker lifted 23 titles during his 17 years as a professional at Camp Nou, as well as two European Championships and one World Cup with Spain.

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  9. Dnipro 2-3 Sevilla: Bacca double sees Rojiblancos retain Europa League titleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Goal.com

    Nikola Kalinic opened the scoring but the Rojiblancos replied through Grzegorz Krychowiak and Bacca, and although Ruslan Rotan levelled, the Colombian had the final word Sevilla became the first side to win European football's second-tier competition on four occasions with a pulsating 3-2 victory over Dnipro in Wednesday's Europa League final. The Andalusian club lifted the trophy in 2006 and 2007 - under its former guise as the Uefa Cup - and they have now made it back-to-back crowns for a second time, as Carlos Bacca scored twice to prove the hero.

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  10. Charges against FIFA mark sad day, but also a hopeful catalyst for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    On a day when FIFA's corruption was under the spotlight, soccer fans felt optimism at changes that might final The U.S. Department of Justice unsealed a 47-count indictment on Wednesday, charging world soccer officials with crimes ranging from racketeering to money laundering and corruption. It brought a glaring spotlight to the rampant corruption within FIFA, world soccer's governing body.

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  11. Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria included in Argentina's 23-man Copa America squadRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The Manchester-based pair have experienced different fortunes in the Premier League but will team up with Lionel Messi and co. for the tournament in Chile Angel Di Maria is one of six Premier League players included in Gerardo Martino's Argentina squad for the upcoming Copa America. The 59.7million midfielder endured a difficult debut season following his British record transfer to Manchester United, but is included in the Albiceleste's 23-man squad for the tournament in Chile.

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  12. Triple S: Stunned Upon ImpactRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Big D Soccer

    FC Dallas turned on the shakers and peppered Bush's goal for the final 15 minutes of the match, but it was too little too late for the Hoops as they fell at Stade Saputo 2-1. "Here we go, Blas" "What a save!" "This is it, Mauro!" "Wow, how did that not go in?" "Yesssssss, oh my wow.

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  13. Yevhen Konoplyanka only displays glimpses of flair and skill on his ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Yevhen Konoplyanka has been courted by Liverpool, Tottenham and Stoke across the last 18 months and with his contract at Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk expiring at the end of the season, Wednesday's Europa League final was his big Premier League audition. The 25-year-old Ukraine international winger has been pivotal to Dnipro's run to the final of the Europa League, held at the National Stadium in Warsaw, Poland, and he appeared determined to bring the curtain down on his time at the club by winning silverware.

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  14. Five players who could leave Tottenham this summer, including big-money midfielderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business News

    It could be another busy summer of transfer activity at White Hart Lane as head coach Mauricio Pochettino looks to reshape his squad going forward. The Argentine led Tottenham Hotspur to a fifth-place finish in the Premier League and an appearance in the League Cup final this season, but some will say that this isn't really a Mauricio Pochettino team just yet.

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  15. Former MLS star backs ex-Reading and Wolves teammate for stateside successRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business News

    The 31-year-old Irish striker made his debut for the Colorado Rapids in Saturday's 1-0 win over Vancouver. Former Seattle Sounders goalkeeper Marcus Hahnemann is backing ex- Reading and Wolverhampton Wanderers teammate Kevin Doyle to make a major impact in MLS following his move to the Colorado Rapids.

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  16. Rain puts Dynamo-Manchester City match in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    The storm that pounded Houston on Wednesday morning has prompted Dynamo officials to consider postponing Thursday night's match against English Premier League giants Manchester City in the Dynamo Charities Cup. "We're going to make a decision on whether or not Man City travels in," Dynamo president Chris Canetti said.

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  17. Report: Manchester City to battle Manchester United for A 8m valued defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business News

    A report from Tuttosport in Italy claimed that Manchester United were also keen on the player, as they aim to bolster their defensive ranks this summer. Glik has a contract at Torino until the summer of 2017, so he is certain to cost a fair amount.

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  18. Christian Benteke is a beast on the pitch but a big pussycat off...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Christian Benteke may play the archetypal hard man on the pitch but away from the game Aston Villa's beast is really a sentimental soul, according to his close friend Leandro Bacuna. The pair used to live next door to each other, before Dutchman Bacuna recently moved to the city centre, and would spend time together with their partners and baby children, who are each around nine months old.

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  19. Ex-footballer reveals how he ended up in jail after gambling problem led to cocaine gangRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    New start: Former NUFC youth team player Andy Ferrell has turned his life around after he was jailed for drug-dealing A former footballer has revealed how he went from living his dream as a soccer star to finding himself in prison. Ex-Newcastle United player Andy Ferrell was once tipped for great things after signing his first professional contract with the club under the great manager Sir Bobby Robson.

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  20. Doncaster Rovers' Keepmoat Stadium suite set for revampRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The club has not said how much will be spent on the revamp but confirmed the suite, currently named 'Premier Club', will be re-branded as the 'Legends Club'.

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