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Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph
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Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph

Updated: May 25, 2017 03:50 IST     

Stockholm [Sweden], May 25 (ANI): Manchester United on Wednesday evening defeated Ajax 2-0 in Stockholm courtesy goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan to win the Europa League, thus confirming their qualification for the Champions League next season.
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India capable of competing against any team, says Constantine

Updated: May 25, 2017 01:43 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): India football coach Stephen Constantine has insisted that the current team is capable of competing against any team in the world.

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Madrid [Spain], May 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Spain sentenced Argentine and Barcelona FC football star Lionel Messi to serve a 21-month jail sentence and pay a fine of 2.09 million Euro (USD 2.25 million) for tax fraud on Wednesday.

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Chelsea's Antonio Conte bags LMA `Manager of the Year` award

Updated: May 23, 2017 14:57 IST      

London [U.K], May 23 (ANI): Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has been named manager of the year and Premier League manager of the year after guiding his side's to the title glory in his first year in charge.

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David Moyes steps down as Sunderland manager

Updated: May 23, 2017 01:19 IST      

Johannesburg [South Africa], May 23 (ANI): Sunderland manager David Moyes has resigned from his post following the club's relegation from the Premier League.

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National football team's preparatory camp kicks-off in Mumbai

Updated: May 23, 2017 00:07 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 23 (ANI): The National Team Camp in preparation for the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup qualifying match against Kyrgyz Republic has kicked-off in Mumbai with players for stage 1 having reported on Saturday.

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French football star Robert Pires to visit Pakistan in July

Updated: May 22, 2017 14:01 IST      

Karachi [Pakistan], May 22 (ANI): French football star and former Arsenal winger Robert Pires will visit Pakistan in July.

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London [UK], May 22 (ANI): Arsenal failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time since Arsene Wenger took over as manager in 1996 despite beating Everton 3-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday on the final day of the Premier League season.

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Champions Chelsea give perfect send-off to John Terry

Updated: May 22, 2017 02:31 IST      

London [UK], May 22 (ANI): Chelsea ended the Premier League season with a comfortable 5-1 win over bottom club Sunderland, thus giving a perfect farewell to their captain John Terry on Sunday.

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Real Madrid outclass Malaga to clinch La Liga title in 5 years

Updated: May 22, 2017 02:11 IST      

Malaga [Spain], May 22 (ANI): Real Madrid defeated Malaga 2-0 to secure their first LaLiga title since 2012 at La Rosaleda on Sunday evening, courtesy goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, thus making Barcelona's comeback victory against Eibar irrelevant.

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Bengaluru FC beat Mohun Bagan 2-0 to clinch Federation Cup trophy

Updated: May 22, 2017 00:42 IST      

Cuttack (Odisha) [India], May 22 (ANI): JSW Bengaluru FC were crowned champions of the 38th edition of the Federation Cup after the Blues defeated Mohun Bagan 2-0 at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha on Sunday.

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London [United Kingdom], May 21 (ANI): Curtains are coming down on Spain's main football tournament La Liga, and predictably both Real Madrid and Barcelona FC will be competing for silverware, though they have a match each to go before the finals.

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Mohun Bagan to take Bengaluru FC in Federation Cup final

Updated: May 21, 2017 08:33 IST      

Cuttack (Odisha) [India], May 21 (ANI): Mohun Bagan will take on JSW Bengaluru FC in the finals of the Hero Federation Cup football tournament here on Sunday.

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Nation lauds India U-17 football team after conquering Italy

Updated: May 20, 2017 16:26 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): Congratulatory messages are pouring in from every nook and corner of the country for the Indian FIFA U-17 World Cup football team who wrote a brand new chapter in the Indian football history by overpowering Italy U-17 national team 2-0 in a friendly match here on Friday.

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Defending champs Mohun Bagan confident ahead of Fed Cup final

Updated: May 20, 2017 15:20 IST      

Cuttack [India], May 20 (ANI): Defending Champions Mohun Bagan will face a final hurdle in their title defence when they face JSW Bengaluru FC in the final of the Hero Federation Cup on Sunday.

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India to play Nepal in international friendly on June 6

Updated: May 19, 2017 18:41 IST      

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): The Indian football team will be playing Nepal in an international friendly at the Andheri Sports Complex in Mumbai on June 6.

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Won't allow `special` Kane to leave, says Tottenham manager

Updated: May 19, 2017 16:54 IST      

Johannesburg [South Africa], May 19 (ANI): Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that there is no chance Harry Kane would be allowed to leave the club after the "special" striker displayed a fantastic performance during their Premier League clash against Leicester city.

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Would love Gerrard to succeed me at Liverpool: Klopp

Updated: May 19, 2017 14:16 IST      

London [UK], May 19 (ANI): Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he would love former England skipper Steven Gerrard to succeed him at the club.

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Four-goal Kane shines as Tottenham hammer Leicester in PL clash

Updated: May 19, 2017 09:56 IST      

London [U.K], May 19 (ANI): Star striker Harry Kane smashed four times as Tottenham once again produced a spectacular performance to sweep aside title holder Leicester City 6-1 in their penultimate Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium on Friday.

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Ronaldo's double puts Real on verge of La Liga title

Updated: May 18, 2017 12:47 IST      

Vigo [Spain], May 18 (ANI): Star striker Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as Real Madrid defeated Celta Vigo 4-1 at the Estadio Municipal de Balaidos on Wednesday night to move within a point of securing the league La Liga title.

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