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#Global Football

# global-football - Friday 28 November, 2014

Real Madrid aren't happy with Michel Platini's latest Ballon d'Or comments
# Ballon D'Or
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# Ballon D'Or

Real Madrid aren't happy with Michel Platini's latest Ballon d'Or comments

Nov 28th 2014, 3:00 PM 6,714 Views 2 Comments

Platini wants one of Germany’s World Cup heroes to win the big prize next January.

# global-football - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Brendan Rodgers pleased despite Ludogorets late show
# Mr Brightside
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# Mr Brightside

Brendan Rodgers pleased despite Ludogorets late show

Nov 27th 2014, 12:01 AM 3,908 Views 16 Comments

“To go a goal behind in this competition so early, you need a team that is together and has spirit.”

# global-football - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

'To win 5-0 away in the Champions League is not normal' -- You said it, Jose
# Champions League
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# Champions League

'To win 5-0 away in the Champions League is not normal' -- You said it, Jose

Nov 26th 2014, 6:15 AM 3,839 Views 3 Comments

Jose Mourinho hailed another “complete” performance by Chelsea after they thrashed Schalke 5-0.

# global-football - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Klinsmann: The USA have to be 'nastier' to win
# Get Stuck In
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# Get Stuck In

Klinsmann: The USA have to be 'nastier' to win

Nov 19th 2014, 12:40 PM 2,865 Views 1 Comment

United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann called on his team to get stuck in more after last night’s loss.

# global-football - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

McGoldrick stars on debut as Ireland outclass USA
# Friendly Fire
From The42
# Friendly Fire

McGoldrick stars on debut as Ireland outclass USA

Nov 18th 2014, 10:24 PM 6,230 Views 10 Comments

The Ipswich Town forward set up the opening two goals for the hosts.

# global-football - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Michael O'Neill still upbeat despite Bucharest defeat
# The North
From The42
# The North

Michael O'Neill still upbeat despite Bucharest defeat

Nov 15th 2014, 12:12 PM 1,803 Views 0 Comments

After opening their campaign with three straight victories, the North lost last night.

Gordon Strachan was delighted to win 'epic duel' with Celtic cousins
# Foxy Beard Derby
From The42
# Foxy Beard Derby

Gordon Strachan was delighted to win 'epic duel' with Celtic cousins

Nov 15th 2014, 10:57 AM 3,049 Views 10 Comments

A fine strike from Shaun Maloney gave the home side a vital 1-0 victory over their fierce rivals at Celtic Park on Friday night, much to the 57-year-old’s delight.

# global-football - Friday 7 November, 2014

Coleman: Moyes should grasp Sociedad chance
# Pinxtos
From The42
# Pinxtos

Coleman: Moyes should grasp Sociedad chance

Nov 7th 2014, 8:40 AM 6,315 Views 5 Comments

San Sebastian isn’t a bad spot to winter, Moysey.

# global-football - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Hazard penalty miss gives Maribor a point from Chelsea clash
# Group G
From The42
# Group G

Hazard penalty miss gives Maribor a point from Chelsea clash

Nov 5th 2014, 10:39 PM 2,935 Views 4 Comments

Plus, Nani was on the score-sheet as Sporting fired four past Schalke.

# global-football - Sunday 26 October, 2014

CSKA coach knocked unconscious by a snowball in Sofia derby
# Snow Joke
From The42
# Snow Joke

CSKA coach knocked unconscious by a snowball in Sofia derby

Oct 26th 2014, 11:33 AM 7,518 Views 7 Comments

Bulgaria’s biggest fixture was marred by trouble yesterday.

# global-football - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Irish benefited from naive Germans - Löw
# Extremely Disappointed
From The42
# Extremely Disappointed

Irish benefited from naive Germans - Löw

Oct 15th 2014, 10:18 AM 6,798 Views 16 Comments

Germany coach Joachim Low felt his team showed naivety to let the Republic of Ireland leave Gelsenkirchen with a 1-1 draw.

Strachan content with Scots' point in Poland
# What's Next
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# What's Next

Strachan content with Scots' point in Poland

Oct 15th 2014, 10:00 AM 2,625 Views 0 Comments

Martin O’Neill will bring the Boys in Green to Glasgow next month.

# global-football - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Tardelli scores twice as Brazil beat Argentina in Superclasico de las Americas
# Selecao
From The42
# Selecao

Tardelli scores twice as Brazil beat Argentina in Superclasico de las Americas

Oct 11th 2014, 4:08 PM 5,683 Views 0 Comments

The old rivals met in Beijing earlier.

# global-football - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Luiz hopes thrilling win over Barca win can kickstart PSG's season
# Turned A Corner
From The42
# Turned A Corner

Luiz hopes thrilling win over Barca win can kickstart PSG's season

Oct 1st 2014, 12:05 AM 3,761 Views 3 Comments

The Brazilian defender was a goalscorer as they overcame the Catalan giants at the Parc des Princes.

# global-football - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Chelsea's on-loan Brazilian Lucas Piazon with a stunning 90th-minute free-kick
# Pick It Out
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# Pick It Out

Chelsea's on-loan Brazilian Lucas Piazon with a stunning 90th-minute free-kick

Sep 28th 2014, 8:30 PM 5,871 Views 2 Comments

If the 20-year-old is trying to catch Jose Mourinho’s attention, he is going about it the right way.

# global-football - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

James Milner not afraid of big bad Bayern
# Furchtlos
From The42
# Furchtlos

James Milner not afraid of big bad Bayern

Sep 16th 2014, 9:11 AM 2,346 Views 3 Comments

After four meetings in three years, the former Villa midfielder is confident ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Germany.

# global-football - Monday 15 September, 2014

'Ronaldo is fed up at Real Madrid' - Ramon Calderon
# On His Way?
From The42
# On His Way?

'Ronaldo is fed up at Real Madrid' - Ramon Calderon

Sep 15th 2014, 3:31 PM 13,651 Views 35 Comments

The former president has fanned the flames of speculation regarding the attacker leaving the club.

# global-football - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Shaqiri reveals failed Liverpool bid
# The X Factor
From The42
# The X Factor

Shaqiri reveals failed Liverpool bid

Sep 6th 2014, 2:13 PM 9,000 Views 13 Comments

Bayern Munich refused to sell the Swiss international before the World Cup.

# global-football - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Expect fireworks on Merseyside this season as Mario Balotelli set for Anfield switch
# Why Always Him?
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# Why Always Him?

Expect fireworks on Merseyside this season as Mario Balotelli set for Anfield switch

Aug 21st 2014, 11:46 AM 11,588 Views 66 Comments

Super Mario could make his debut against old club Man City on Monday night.

# global-football - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Thomas Muller: I turned down a move to Manchester United
# Doubting Thomas
From The42
# Doubting Thomas

Thomas Muller: I turned down a move to Manchester United

Aug 20th 2014, 5:12 PM 8,964 Views 18 Comments

Marco Reus also reportedly turned down lucrative deal.

James on the scoresheet but Real Madrid held by Atleti in Supercopa
# Derby
From The42
# Derby

James on the scoresheet but Real Madrid held by Atleti in Supercopa

Aug 20th 2014, 8:52 AM 5,954 Views 3 Comments

We’re back to business in Spain.

# global-football - Monday 18 August, 2014

'I don't need to leave': Blind coy on United link
# Blindfolded
From The42
# Blindfolded

'I don't need to leave': Blind coy on United link

Aug 18th 2014, 12:02 AM 6,936 Views 9 Comments

The Ajax defender says he has had no contact from any interested club.

# global-football - Friday 15 August, 2014

Mulgrew: Celtic must not be embarrassed about second chance
# Hail Hail
From The42
# Hail Hail

Mulgrew: Celtic must not be embarrassed about second chance

Aug 15th 2014, 3:49 PM 3,790 Views 27 Comments

The Scottish Premiership champions are set to play Slovenia’s Maribor on Wednesday.

"I'm paying for a mistake I made" - Luis Suarez
# Pretty In Pink
From The42
# Pretty In Pink

"I'm paying for a mistake I made" - Luis Suarez

Aug 15th 2014, 3:29 PM 4,530 Views 12 Comments

He’s back!

# global-football - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Klopp: United target Hummels is going nowhere
# Ze Germans
From The42
# Ze Germans

Klopp: United target Hummels is going nowhere

Aug 12th 2014, 6:26 PM 4,589 Views 4 Comments

Hands off, Louis.

# global-football - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Vermaelen confident he can handle Barcelona pressures
# Nou Guy
From The42
# Nou Guy

Vermaelen confident he can handle Barcelona pressures

Aug 10th 2014, 12:03 PM 4,913 Views 5 Comments

The Belgian chose the Nou camp ahead of Old Trafford.

# global-football - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Copenhagen chief calls for Champions League for smaller nations... we're looking at you, Ireland
# Euro Vision
From The42
# Euro Vision

Copenhagen chief calls for Champions League for smaller nations... we're looking at you, Ireland

Aug 7th 2014, 12:51 PM 8,187 Views 21 Comments

The bigger boys have ruined it.

Luis Enrique: Sorry Liverpool, Dani Alves is staying right here
# LFC
From The42
# LFC

Luis Enrique: Sorry Liverpool, Dani Alves is staying right here

Aug 7th 2014, 11:57 AM 5,240 Views 8 Comments

The new Barca boss reckons the veteran full back still has a role to play.

Suarez 'no biting' clause does not exist, insists Barca president
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Suarez 'no biting' clause does not exist, insists Barca president

Aug 7th 2014, 10:33 AM 2,596 Views 10 Comments

“We didn’t rethink the decision (to sign him) and we told Luis after the bite. He knows he did wrong.”

Van Gaal 'has nothing to do with' Fellaini move, says Benitez
# Hair Today...
From The42
# Hair Today...

Van Gaal 'has nothing to do with' Fellaini move, says Benitez

Aug 7th 2014, 9:24 AM 8,860 Views 8 Comments

Napoli beat Barcelona in a friendly last night.

# global-football - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Claudio Bravo had a debut to forget as his howler costs Barca in Napoli friendly
# Tough First Day
From The42
# Tough First Day

Claudio Bravo had a debut to forget as his howler costs Barca in Napoli friendly

Aug 6th 2014, 9:46 PM 9,788 Views 7 Comments

The Chilean made a poor first impression this evening.

# global-football - Saturday 2 August, 2014

'You never know' - Ronaldo refuses to rule out United return
# Future
From The42
# Future

'You never know' - Ronaldo refuses to rule out United return

Aug 2nd 2014, 12:36 PM 6,995 Views 12 Comments

The Portuguese attacker was coy about his future with Real Madrid.

# global-football - Sunday 27 July, 2014

VIDEO: Jovetic at the double as Manchester City thrash Milan
# City Slickers
From The42
# City Slickers

VIDEO: Jovetic at the double as Manchester City thrash Milan

Jul 27th 2014, 11:49 PM 4,887 Views 4 Comments

Pippo Inzaghi would want to get his boots back on this season.

# global-football - Friday 25 July, 2014

Arturo Vidal: I'm not going to Manchester United
# Manchester United
From The42
# Manchester United

Arturo Vidal: I'm not going to Manchester United

Jul 25th 2014, 12:05 AM 10,762 Views 55 Comments

The Chile midfielder returned to Turin on Thursday following an extended post-World Cup break.

# global-football - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Star-studded Real want to win every trophy this season, says Bale
# WHITE GOLD
From The42
# WHITE GOLD

Star-studded Real want to win every trophy this season, says Bale

Jul 24th 2014, 11:35 AM 3,197 Views 5 Comments

“We enter six competitions and we want to win every one,” Bale said.

# global-football - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Klopp laughs off Hummels, Reus speculation
# WINDOW PAIN
From The42
# WINDOW PAIN

Klopp laughs off Hummels, Reus speculation

Jul 22nd 2014, 1:55 PM 8,948 Views 16 Comments

Back off, Premier League clubs.

# global-football - Monday 21 July, 2014

Is Fernando Torres heading back to Madrid? One Atleti player hopes so
# El Nino
From The42
# El Nino

Is Fernando Torres heading back to Madrid? One Atleti player hopes so

Jul 21st 2014, 5:48 PM 8,505 Views 4 Comments

Chelsea may be about to ship out the Spanish striker.

# global-football - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Marotta scotches Vidal rumours despite Manchester United links
# NOT FOR SALE
From The42
# NOT FOR SALE

Marotta scotches Vidal rumours despite Manchester United links

Jul 16th 2014, 4:02 PM 6,842 Views 9 Comments

The Juventus CEO says the Chilean is ‘happy’ in Turin.

# global-football - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Luis Suarez won't fit it in at Barcelona - Johan Cryuff
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Luis Suarez won't fit it in at Barcelona - Johan Cryuff

Jul 15th 2014, 11:48 PM 9,938 Views 12 Comments

“The style of play they developed under Frank Rijkaard and Pep Guardiola is being abandoned,” he added.

# global-football - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Maradona: 'Messi will define World Cup final'
# Legend On Legend
From The42
# Legend On Legend

Maradona: 'Messi will define World Cup final'

Jul 12th 2014, 3:14 PM 5,176 Views 12 Comments

The Argentine legend says his country ‘can’t allow’ a European team win the World Cup in South America.