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December 9, 2016 10:40 pm

Manchester City, who will be without Sergio Aguero and Fernandinho against Leicester City, but they may welcome back Raheem Sterling.

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December 9, 2016 10:37 pm

Chelsea are on a nine-game winning streak in the league and beat Manchester City 3-1 away last weekend.

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December 9, 2016 10:29 pm

Bhaichung Bhutia, former Indian football captain, felt that every club in India should get the opportunity to play at the highest level.

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December 9, 2016 10:17 pm

Cristiano Ronaldo has had a week to forget off the pitch as stories concerning his tax affairs have dominated the headlines.

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December 9, 2016 10:08 pm

Sepp Blatter said Infantino had dropped by his house once since he was elected and he had raised matters he thought should be dealt with.

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December 9, 2016 9:50 pm

Kerala's chances at hosting the U-17 World Cup has now been marred by reported hooliganism during their previous match against NorthEast.

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December 9, 2016 9:08 pm

Atletico Madrid will move from the Vicente Calderon, their home for the last 50 years, to the new 67,000 capacity ground.

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December 9, 2016 8:56 pm

Bournemouth is unable to start redevelopment work on their stadium and will hence start looking for a new one for the 2020-21 season.

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December 9, 2016 7:54 pm

Diego Forlan said it is the right time for India to focus primarily on young players as the country gets ready to host FIFA U-17 World Cup next year.

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December 9, 2016 7:48 pm

Alan Pardew will be looking for a new striker after Connor Wickham was declared to be out for the season.

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December 9, 2016 7:42 pm

Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema's exclusion means Madrid will be missing its first-choice forwards, with Gareth Bale recovering from a foot injury.

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December 9, 2016 7:40 pm

Sunderland are 18th in the Premier League table but have won three of their last four league games.

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December 9, 2016 7:07 pm

Jose Mourinho was left wholly enthused as the midfielder's performance in the Europa League win at Zorya Luhansk.

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December 9, 2016 7:01 pm

Sunday's Turin derby will have plenty of individual star quality.

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December 9, 2016 6:52 pm

Harrowing tales have emerged of abuse suffered by the former players, some of whom have broken down in tears in television interviews.

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December 9, 2016 6:41 pm

Atletico de Kolkata will start as underdogs when they clash against table toppers Mumbai City FC in the first semifinal at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium.

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December 9, 2016 4:45 pm

Sotke City have never won a match at Emirates stadium since getting promoted to the Premier League in 2008.

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December 9, 2016 3:52 pm

Southampton needed a win or a goalless draw to progress but were dumped out after a 1-1 draw to Hapoel Be'er Sheva.

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December 9, 2016 1:08 pm

Kasper Schmeichel's fitness would be assessed before Saturday's fixture against Manchester City but it maybe too early for him.

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December 9, 2016 12:05 pm

North Korea's wins in both U-20 and U-17 women's World Cups show the progress it is making as it takes on more foreign influence in coaching.

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December 9, 2016 12:01 pm

Seattle Sounders and Toronto FC have promised much in terms of attendance and ownership, but now they come good on the field too.

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December 9, 2016 11:30 am

Sepp Blatter lost his Court of Arbitration (CAS) appeal against a six-year ban for ethics violations, imposed after a massive corruption scandal.

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December 9, 2016 9:55 am

Henrikh Mkhitaryan dribbled through the heart of Zorya defence to score Manchester United's opener in the 2-0 Europa League win.

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December 9, 2016 9:35 am

Manchester United was second in the group to Fenerbahce, which beat Feyenoord 1-0 courtesy of a Moussa Sow bicycle-kick goal.

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December 9, 2016 12:13 am

The decision was taken at an emergency committee meeting wherein all the members unanimously agreed reinstating Churchill Brothers.

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December 9, 2016 12:03 am

Former SAFA president Kirsten Nematandani was found guilty of failing to report suspected corruption.

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December 8, 2016 11:56 pm

The Italian was punished for breaching agent rules over the sale of striker Ross McCormack to Championship rivals Fulham in 2014.

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December 8, 2016 11:29 pm

Jim McCafferty, 70, originally from Scotland but currently living in Belfast, was remanded in custody until January 5.

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December 8, 2016 11:26 pm

Jamie Vardy has only contributed two Premier League goals and managed a mere four shots on target.

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December 8, 2016 11:11 pm

Zidane, whose top-tier coaching experience had been limited to his stint as an assistant under Carlo Ancelotti, has now reached the half-century mark as head manager.

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December 8, 2016 10:48 pm

Bob Bradley said the Sunderland clash is the biggest game of his tenure so far. "We have to turn it around," he said.

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December 8, 2016 10:00 pm

Ronald Koeman said Bolasie's injury was an opportunity for other players in the squad to step up.

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December 8, 2016 9:36 pm

The revelations have raised fears that sexual predators had for years been using their roles at clubs to prey on young players.

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December 8, 2016 9:13 pm

Defeat at Liverpool on Sunday would probably plunge the club into the bottom three.

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December 8, 2016 8:00 pm

The friendly, called the Joan Gamper trophy, is used as Barcelona's traditional curtain raiser for the new season.

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December 8, 2016 7:37 pm

West Ham United, who are one place and one point above from the bottom three, face high-flying Liverpool on Sunday.