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French international striker Karim Benzema of Real Madrid made its debut on the lawn of Etihad Stadium, home of Manchester City
2016-04-29, The Times of India
MADRID: Real Madrid will be without Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema for Saturday's trip to Real Sociedad in La Liga but coach Zinedine Zidane is hopeful of having...
Patrice Evra
2016-04-29, The Times of India
MILAN: Juventus left-back Patrice Evra said he could leave the Serie A giants at the end of the season after hailing "incredible" Massimiliano Allegri one of the best...
FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, center, is congratulated by his teammate Luis Suares, right, and Neymar, right, against Granada during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Granada, at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016.
2016-04-29, The Times of India
Madrid, April 29, 2016 (AFP) - Barcelona hold the slightest of advantages in a thrilling three-way La Liga title race with just three games remaining ahead of their trip...
Atletico's Antoine Griezmann, bottom, celebrates with teammates after scoring during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid
2016-04-28, Dawn
MADRID: An early goal by youngster Saul Niguez gave Atletico Madrid a gritty 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal on...
Real Madrid’s Danilo from Brazil is congratulated by teammates after scoring during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between RC Celta and Real Madrid
2016-04-28, Indian Express
Cristiano Ronaldo watched Manchester City 0-0 draw from the bench after failing a physical just before the game. (Source: Reuters) Real Madrid has been keeping quiet...
An Indian football fan painting in the front-yard of a house painted with graffiti of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014, in Kolkata on June 28, 2014. Football fans in the eastern Indian city are decorating their clubs and locality with football-related paraphernalia to celebrate the World Cup
2016-04-27, LA Daily News
Looking forward to watching Barcelona star Neymar play for Brazil at this year’s U.S.-hosted Copa America? Forget it. Brazil’s captain skips the tournament...
Atletico's coach Diego Simeone is seen before the Champions League group C soccer match between Benfica and Atletico Madrid at the Luz stadium in Lisbon, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015.
2016-04-27, The Guardian
Coach punished after extra ball was thrown on against Málaga...
The flags of Greece, right, Brazil left, and Olympics wave as spectators wait for the handover ceremony at Panathinean stadium in Athens
2016-04-27, CNN
(CNN)If Olympic opening ceremonies should capture the atmosphere in a host nation, then Rio 2016's curtain-raiser should be interesting. With 100 days until the Games...
Xinhua: BERLIN, April 29 (Xinhua) -- German researchers have developed self-propelled tiny microbots that can remove lead or organic pollution from contaminated water, said the Max Planck InstituteStuttgart on Friday. Working with colleagues in Barcelona and...
FourFourTwo: Oscar Tabarez will finalise Uruguay's Copa AmericaCentenario squad by May 20, with the tournament to kick-off in the USA on June 3. Luis Suarez will play his first major tournament since his infamous biting incident at the 2014 World Cup after being named in...
Public Technologies: (Source: FCB - Fútbol Club Barcelona) Terms and conditionsInformation about SpanishAct 15/1999 on the protection of personal data (Articles 5, 6 and 11) and Spanish Law 34/2002 of 11 July, services of information society and electronic commerce. Personal...
Public Technologies: (Source: FEI - Fédération Equestre Internationale) There were huge celebrations when Team Mexico broke a 26-year Nations Cup drought to win the third leg of the Furusiyya FEI Nations CupJumping 2016 series on home ground at the Coapexpan EquestrianClub in...
Public Technologies: (Source: UK Department for Culture, Media and Sport) From this weekend British consumers are better off in Europe as mobile phone roaming charges across the EU are slashed to nearly zero, in preparation for full abolition next year. The changes come after...
Scotsman: It is pleasing to discover that Albert Kidd does not take himself, or his status as 
villain to some and hero to others, too seriously. When he decided to apply for permanent residency in Australia it wasn’t because he was being pursued by a pack...
FourFourTwo: Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says he would be dishonest to say he will always remain at Liverpool and wants to replicate Luis Suarez. Daniel Sturridge has fuelled speculation over his future by refusing to commit to Liverpool for the long-term and...
FourFourTwo: Brazil will face Ecuador, Haiti and Peru at the Copa AmericaCentenario, which gets under way on June 3 in the United States. Dunga was ruthless in his selection for the upcoming Copa America Centenario, with star defenders David Luiz, Thiago Silva and Marcelo...
Boston Herald: GIJON, SpainJonathan Rodriguez scored one goal and set up another to help Sporting Gijon beat Eibar 2-0 on Friday, provisionally lifting it out of the Spanish league's relegation zone with the season reaching its close. Sporting rebounded from...
Boston Herald: MADRID — Real Madrid forwards Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will miss Saturday's league match as they try to recover from injuries in time to face Manchester City in the return leg of their Champions League semifinal. CoachZinedine Zidane said...
Boston Herald: LAUSANNE, SwitzerlandMichel Platini will discover by May 9 if he has overturned a six-year ban from FIFA over a $2 million payment approved by Sepp Blatter. After failing to persuade two FIFA tribunals of his innocence, Michel Platini spent eight hours in a...
The Daily Mail: Irina Shayk's beau Bradley Cooper, 41, might just be tempted to take their relationship to the next stage after the model dazzled in a lace wedding dress on the final day of Barcelona Bridal Week......
Public Technologies: (Source: FCB - Fútbol Club Barcelona) Terms and conditionsInformation about SpanishAct 15/1999 on the protection of personal data (Articles 5, 6 and 11) and Spanish Law 34/2002 of 11 July, services of information society and electronic commerce. Personal...
Public Technologies: (Source: FCB - Fútbol Club Barcelona) Terms and conditionsInformation about SpanishAct 15/1999 on the protection of personal data (Articles 5, 6 and 11) and Spanish Law 34/2002 of 11 July, services of information society and electronic commerce. Personal...