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South sudan clubs to play in caf inter-clubs competition

The newest Member Association of The Confederation of African Football (CAF), South Sudan will be fielding two clubs in the 2014 CAF inter-clubs competition.South...

FIFA launches official football app

©, the most-visited football website in the world, today announced the launch of the official FIFA app. The launch of the application coincides...
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Juve confirm knee ligament damage for Pirlo

Juventus veteran Andrea Pirlo faces missing the rest of 2013 and perhaps the start of next year after the Serie A leaders confirmed on Monday he has suffered knee ligament damage. Coach Antonio Conte admitted to fears over Pirlo on Sunday after the…
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Lion Phillips signs for Racing-Metro

British and Irish Lions and Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips has signed for Racing-Metro, the French Top 14 club said on Monday. Earlier in the day, club president Jacky Lorenzetti had announced the 31-year-old was close to penning a deal. But the club…
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France winger Clerc aiming for comeback before end of 2013

France international winger Vincent Clerc is aiming to return to the pitch before the end of 2013 after suffering a ruptured cruciate knee ligament in April. The 32-year-old was injured in a match against Clermont on April 20 and underwent reconstructive…
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Work resumes at Brazil World Cup arena hit by deaths

Construction work resumed on Monday at a Sao Paulo stadium that will host next year's World Cup opener, five days after an accident left two dead. Two workers were killed on Wednesday when a crane collapsed at the stadium, raising fresh doubts about…
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Berahino signs new West Brom deal

Rising West Bromwich Albion star Saido Berahino has signed a new contract that commits him to the Premier League club until 2017, the Midlands side announced Monday. The 20-year-old Berahino, who has made his name with six goals in 10 matches for Albion…
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Defender Alaba extends Bayern deal to 2018

Bayern Munich's Austrian defender David Alaba has agreed a deal to extend his contract with the European champions until 2018, the Bundesliga club announced on Monday. The 21-year-old international left-back joined Bayern at the age of 16 and is regarded…
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Goalkeepers shortlisted for FIFPro team of year

Five goalkeepers were shortlisted on Monday for the FIFPro world team of the year for 2013, voted for by 50,000 members of the international players' union. The five goalkeepers in the running for the award are Gianluigi Buffon (Juventus/Italy), Iker…
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England’s Foden set to miss Six Nations start

England full-back cum wing Ben Foden is set to miss the start of the Six Nations after suffering a knee injury while playing for Premiership side Northampton. The 28-year-old Foden suffered the setback in the Saints' 18-0 win over Newcastle last month…