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    Bonucci accepts being booed for Juve, but not Italy

    | Updated at 01:00am on November 21, 2018

    Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci said on Monday he had no problem with being jeered when he was playing for his club Juventus but ccould not...

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    Portugal coach ducks questions on Ronaldo’s international future

    Reuters . Lisbon | Updated at 01:00am on November 21, 2018

    Portugal coach Fernando Santos avoided directly commenting on Cristiano Ronaldo’s international future on Monday, saying only that the 33-year-old was ‘with the team’....

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    Van Dijk hails Dutch draw

    Agence France-Presse . Gelsenkirchen | Updated at 12:56am on November 21, 2018

    Virgil van Dijk hailed the Netherlands’ belief as his 91st-minute equaliser fired them into the semi-finals of the Nations League after their dramatic 2-2 draw...

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    Cahill makes emotional Australia swansong

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:55am on November 21, 2018

    Veteran Tim Cahill bid an emotional farewell Tuesday on his 108th and final appearance for Australia as Scottish striker Martin Boyle scored twice for his...

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    Women footballers to get salaries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on November 21, 2018

    Bangladesh’s women footballers are set to come under the salary structure from January next year after Bangladesh Football Federation struck a deal with Dhaka Bank...

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    Super-sub Sabuz propels Kings to final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on November 21, 2018

    Super-sub Towhidul Alam Sabuz scored an 118th minute winner as newcomers Bashundhra Kings booked their place in the final of the Federation Cup with a...

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    Ronaldo still very much part of Portugal team: coach

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Portugal coach Fernando Santos insisted Saturday that superstar Cristiano Ronaldo remains a key part of his national team despite being left out of his Nations...

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    Low looking to rebuild Germany after 2018 flop

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Germany coach Joachim Low said the team’s demise in 2018 was unexpected but part of a normal cycle in sport and he is now focussed...

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    Portugal in semis after stalemate

    Reuters . Milan | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Portugal became the first team to qualify for the Nations League semi-finals when they held Italy 0-0 on Saturday, the second time in a year...

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    England beat Croatia to qualify for semi-finals

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    England fought back to qualify for the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League as Harry Kane and Jesse Lingard scored late goals in a pulsating...