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  • 'Mountain goat' Blatter keeps going and going

    BERNE (Reuters) - Sepp Blatter, who is expected to be re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term on Friday, likened himself to a Swiss mountain goat on Sunday, famed for their stubborn endurance. ...

    May 25, 2015, 2:37 am
  • Drogba to leave Chelsea for second time

    LONDON (Reuters) - Didier Drogba is leaving Chelsea for the second time and will play his last game for the Premier League champions against Sunderland on Sunday. The Ivory Coast strike...

    May 25, 2015, 12:45 am
  • No contract extension for Janko at Syd FC

    A-League club Sydney FC have not offered their Golden Boot winner and marquee player Marc Janko a new contract.

    May 24, 2015, 11:44 pm
  • No contract extension for Janko at Syd FC

    A-League club Sydney FC have not offered their Golden Boot winner and marquee player Marc Janko a new contract.

    May 24, 2015, 11:11 pm
  • Carver aims to lift Newcastle ahead of relegation decider

    Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) - John Carver will use the painful memories of Newcastle's most recent relegation from the Premier League as motivation for his players as they approach what he has described as the club's biggest game for six years.

    May 24, 2015, 8:34 pm
  • Man United won't take it easy on Bruce's Hull, says van Gaal

    Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Louis van Gaal has assured Newcastle that Manchester United won't take it easy on Hull in the final day showdown that will play a major role in deciding the relegation battle.

    May 24, 2015, 8:31 pm
  • Wenger insists FA Cup final is no distraction for Arsenal

    Arsene Wenger says the FA Cup final won't distract Arsenal from ending their Premier League season on a high against West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.

    May 24, 2015, 8:30 pm
  • Rodgers pleads with Liverpool fans to lay off Sterling

    Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Brendan Rodgers has urged Liverpool supporters not to abuse Raheem Sterling at Stoke on Sunday as the Reds boss slammed the player's agent for a tumultuous week of speculation about his future.

    May 24, 2015, 8:29 pm
  • Defiant Pellegrini says second place isn't failure for City

    Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Manuel Pellegrini claims Manchester City's second place finish in the Premier League does not represent a failure for the deposed champions.

    May 24, 2015, 8:27 pm