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Chelsea draw, United, PSG win

18 October 2017, 23:28 Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won. Hazard headed in his second goal of the night from a Pedro Rodriguez cross …

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Big Match Feature: Real v Spurs

17 October 2017, 12:00 There is nothing between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur, with each having won their first two Group H games, scoring six goals and conceding one. The victors at the Santiago Bernabéu will take a firm grip on the section, and Madrid have history on their side …

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Valencia second after nine-goal thriller

15 October 2017, 22:56 Valencia withstood a late onslaught from Real Betis to move up to second with an enthralling 6-3 win at the Benito Villamarin on Sunday. The visitors looked to be cruising to a fifth win in eight games this season as Geoffrey Kondogbia, Goncalo Guedes, Rodrigo and …

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Liverpool to test Man Utd mettle

13 October 2017, 09:23 Jose Mourinho takes high-flying Manchester United to Liverpool for a searching test of their title credentials this weekend as the Premier League returns with a bang after the international break. Catch the match live from 12:30pm on Saturday, only on SuperSport… United are level with Manchester …

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Ronaldo, Messi make it safely to World Cup

11 October 2017, 14:34 The possibility of a World Cup without Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi turned out to be a false alarm, yet next year’s tournament will still have a major absentee after the United States’ extraordinary failure to qualify on Tuesday. Panama, meanwhile, showed it is perfectly possible …

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Poland going to Russia, Germany perfect

09 October 2017, 00:13 Robert Lewandowski scored a European qualifying record 16th goal as Poland defeated Montenegro 4-2 on Sunday to reach next year’s World Cup, while reigning champions Germany secured a 10th successive win. Bayern Munich striker Lewandowski struck again in what has been a remarkable qualifying campaign as …

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Ibrahimovic must not rush United return

03 October 2017, 06:57 Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been warned not to rush his Manchester United return by surgeon Freddie Fu Ho-keung, who operated on his knee in May. Ibrahimovic has not played since suffering a career-threatening knee ligament injury in United’s Europa League quarterfinal second leg match against Anderlecht at …

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De Bruyne rocket sinks Chelsea, United rout Palace

30 September 2017, 21:05 Manchester City underlined their title credentials as Kevin De Bruyne’s thunderbolt sealed an impressive 1-0 win at Chelsea, while Manchester United remain hot on their heels after a 4-0 rout of Crystal Palace on Saturday. Having lost the Premier League leadership to United earlier in the …

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PSG rampant, Blues win at death

27 September 2017, 23:56 Neymar starred as Paris Saint-Germain sent out a statement of intent with an impressive 3-0 Champions League victory over Bayern Munich on Wednesday, while Michy Batshuayi grabbed an injury-time winner as Chelsea won 2-1 at Atletico Madrid. It took PSG less than two minutes to break …

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Big Match Feature: Dortmund v Real

26 September 2017, 11:00 For the second season in a row, the Champions League group stage brings together Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid – and precedent suggests the holders could be in for a tough evening in Germany. Madrid have never won in Dortmund — and despite recent successes, have …

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