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Football: Real slump to third straight loss despite ending record goal drought

Real Madrid's miserable run of results continued on Saturday as they fell to a 2-1 defeat at home to Levante, their third successive loss in all competitions which piles more pressure on coach Julen Lopetegui. Susana Vera, Reuters MADRID—Real Madrid's ...

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Football: Sterling shines as England blow Spain away

England's Raheem Sterling scores their third goal past Spain's David De Gea. Action Images via Carl Recine, Reuters Raheem Sterling scored twice as England delivered one of their finest victories of the modern era by beating Spain 3-2 in Seville ...

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Football: Azkals escape with draw vs Oman in friendly

The Philippines men's national football team secured a 1-1 draw with Oman in a friendly held in Doha, Saturday night (Qatar time). HT: Oman 1-1 Philippines. A goal from Oman at the 9th minute was cancelled out by a Javier ...

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Football: Brazil make heavy work of beating Saudi Arabia in friendly

Brazil's Gabriel Jesus in action with Saudi Arabia's Ali Al-Bulayhi REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser Brazil struggled to a 2-0 win over hosts Saudi Arabia in a stuttering performance on a muggy night in Riyadh in a friendly international on Friday.  Manchester ...

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Football: AFC allows fourth substitution in extra-time at 2019 Asian Cup

Teams will be allowed to make a fourth substitution if their matches go into extra-time during next year's Asian Cup finals, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Friday. Football's lawmaking body, International Football Association Board (IFAB), earlier this year ...

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Football: Usain Bolt fires two goals in Australian league trial

Usain Bolt in action for the Central Coast Mariners in August. On Friday, Bolt scored two goals in his first start for the Central Coast Mariners in a trial match that he hopes could pave the way for a professional ...

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Football: Ronaldo left out of Portugal squad again

Cristiano Ronaldo will not take part in Portugal's next four internationals, the national coach said on Thursday, refusing to give any reasons. Alberto Lingria, Reuters Cristiano Ronaldo will not take part in Portugal's next four internationals, the national coach Fernando ...

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Football: S+A to broadcast EPL match featuring Azkals’ Neil Etheridge, Cardiff club

Filipino football fans are in for a treat this week, as S+A will be airing live European club matches, highlighted by the Cardiff City-Burnley fixture featuring Azkals goalkeeper Neil Etheridge (pictured) in the English Premier League over the weekend. File/Carl ...

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Football: Juve's Ronaldo sent off against Valencia

Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after being sent off. Heino Kalis, Reuters Cristiano Ronaldo's first Champions League appearance for Juventus lasted 29 minutes as the competition's record scorer was sent off against Valencia in Group G on Wednesday. The Portuguese forward, ...

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Football: Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona thrash PSV

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their first goal. Albert Gea, Reuters Lionel Messi pictures the Champions League ending with him hoisting the trophy and it began with him scoring a hat-trick on Tuesday as Barcelona put four goals past PSV ...

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