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Football: Neil Etheridge makes history in Premier League debut

Cardiff City's Neil Etheridge saves a penalty from Bournemouth's Callum Wilson in Premier League action at Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth on Saturday. Matthew Childs, Reuters Cardiff City keeper Neil Etheridge in action in the Premier League at Vitality Stadium in ...

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Football: Azkals keeper Neil Etheridge on cusp of Premier League history

Four years ago, Azkals shot stopper Neil Etheridge, with both money and patience running out, was days away from booking a flight back to the Philippines and giving up on his dreams of a career in England.  Today, he is ...

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Football: Terry Butcher tells UK press he won't coach Azkals anymore

Terry Butcher, the former England captain tapped in June to coach the Philippine men's national football team, will no longer coach the Azkals, he has told the UK news agency Press Association. Former England captain Terry Butcher has told Press ...

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Asian Games: Iraq withdraws from football tournament

The 2018 Asian Games have seen 2 powerhouse men's national teams withdraw from competition — the Philippines in basketball and Iraq in football. File/Darren Whiteside, Reuters HONG KONG—Iraq has withdrawn from the football tournament of this month's Asian Games in ...

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Football: Higher stakes up as Manila’s 7-a-side league kicks off 2nd season

PH league eyes 7-a-side World Cup 2019 hosting The Super Eagles (green shirts) battle it out with Soccer Allies (neon green shirts) in Week 5 of the first season of Manila’s pioneering 7-a-side football league. The Eagles will be back ...

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Football: Ronaldo fined $3.7-M in tax evasion case

Cristiano Ronaldo will be fined 3.2 million euros ($ 3.7 million) and sentenced to 24 months in prison, a sentence he is unlikely to serve, after settling a tax evasion case with Spanish tax authorities, the prosecutor said on Friday. ...

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Football: World Cup champ Alphonse Areola, nakisaya sa London Barrio Fiesta

Sorpresang nakisaya sa London Barrio Fiesta ang French-Pinoy football player na si Alphonse Areola. Ikinuwento pa ng misis ng atleta kung gaano ka-proud sa pagiging Pinoy ang World Cup champion goalie. Nagpa-Patrol, Rose Eclarinal . TV Patrol, Martes, 24 Hulyo ...

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Football: France overpowers Croatia to win World Cup

France's Olivier Giroud lifts the trophy as they celebrate after winning the World Cup. Kai Pfaffenbach, Reuters MOSCOW — (UPDATED) France won the World Cup for the second time by ending battling Croatia's dream of a first title with a ...

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Football: Where it went wrong for Antonio Conte at Chelsea

Engaging in a petty feud with United manager Jose Mourinho only added to the perception that Antonio Conte (pictured) was unravelling as Chelsea failed to keep pace with City in the title race. File/David Klein, Reuters Despite winning the FA ...

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Thai cave boys, coach invited to Spain to see football ‘heroes’

Motorists pass a billboard with a photograph showing members of the Thai children’s football team “Wild Boar” and their coach with a message “welcome home brothers” displayed in Chiang Rai as the boys and their coach were all rescued in ...

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