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    Shootout hero Bravo sends Chile into final

    Reuters | Updated at 09:31am on June 29, 2017

    Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo saved three successive penalties to give them a 3-0 shootout win over Portugal after their Confederations Cup semi-final had ended goalless...

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    Big names behaving badly in China

    Agence France-Presse . Shanghai | Updated at 12:05am on June 29, 2017

    Oscar is suspended for eight games after a brawl. Carlos Tevez riles fans with a trip to Disneyland while his club are playing. Ezequiel Lavezzi...

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    Penalty Kings Germany confident against Mexico

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 12:05am on June 29, 2017

    Germany are the kings of the penalty shoot-out -- but the world champions hope to see off Mexico in Thursday’s Confederations Cup semi-final without needing...

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    Messi’s wedding: what we know

    Agence France-Presse . Rosario | Updated at 12:05am on June 29, 2017

    Football and showbiz stars gather in northern Argentina on Friday for Latin America’s celebrity wedding bash of the decade when Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi marries...

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    FIFA discloses damaging Qatar WC bid report

    Agence France-Presse . Lausanne | Updated at 12:05am on June 29, 2017

    FIFA on Tuesday released a long-withheld report on alleged corruption in awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar after more leaks deepened the controversy surrounding...

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    ‘Passionate’ Pellegrino gets Saints job

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:55am on June 25, 2017

    English Premier League side Southampton named Argentinian coach Mauricio Pellegrino as their new manager on Friday to replace Claude Puel, who was sacked after just...

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    Goretzka brushes off Arsenal rumours

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 02:53am on June 25, 2017

    Germany’s rising star Leon Goretzka on Saturday brushed off reports that Arsenal are set to swoop for the midfielder who has impressed at the Confederations...

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    Low set to add to Germany’s strong record

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 02:50am on June 25, 2017

    Joachim Low can maintain his proud decade-long record of steering Germany to the semi-finals at major tournaments with a draw against Cameroon on Sunday enough...

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    From the Sidelines

    | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    Brazil and Barcelona football star Neymar gestures during a charity auction for the Neymar Jr Institute in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Thursday...

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    Low’s Confed Cup policy pays off for Stindl

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi | Updated at 12:05am on June 24, 2017

    Lars Stindl is undoubtedly the winner in regards to Joachim Low’s decision to leave Germany’s World Cup winning stars at home and blood fringe players...