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Messi, Suarez, Neymar Score As Barcelona Pound Leganes

Barcelona superstars Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar were all on target as the champions returned to winning ways in La Liga with a 5-1 victory at newly-promoted Leganes on Saturday, Complete Sports Nigeria reports. Messi scored twice, while Suarez …

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Xavi: Mahrez Is Good Enough For Barcelona

Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi believes Riyad Mahrez is good enough to play for the Liga champions, Goal reports. After being named the PFA Player of the Year for 2015-16, the Algeria international was linked with a move to Camp Nou as …

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Brazil Has A New Captain!

Barcelona forward Neymar elected to relinquish the armband after leading the Selecao to gold at the Rio Olympics. Inter defender Miranda has been named as the new captain of Brazil after Neymar chose to step down, Goal reports. New coach Tite confirmed …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Wins UEFA Best Player In Europe Award

Real Madrid and Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the second time. Goal reports. Ronaldo, 31, claimed the prize ahead of his club team-mate Gareth Bale and Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann. The …

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Transfer Zone: Barcelona Sign €15m Cillessen From Ajax

Spanish champions Barcelona have signed Jasper Cillessen as replacement for Manchester City-bound goalkeeper Claudio Bravo, Complete Sports Nigeria reports. “FC Barcelona has decided to purchase 27-year-old Dutch goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen from Ajax Amsterdam on a five-year contract,” Barca announced on …

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Antoine Griezmann Names The 3 Premier League Title Contenders

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann believes this year’s Premier League will not yield the same fairytale story as Leicester City’s historic triumph, with the Frenchman predicting a battle between Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea, as reported by 90min. Griezmann, …

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Neymar Steps Down As Brazil Captain

Neymar produced a wonderful performance to help Brazil secure Olympic Gold on Saturday night but then stepped down as captain of the national side, GiveMeSport reports. The 24-year-old struck a glorious free-kick after just 27 minutes to give Brazil a first …

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Ibrahimovic Continues Debut Scoring Run

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s long-range strike after 64 minute of Manchester United’s Premier League opener at Bournemouth continued a remarkable record of debut goals for the Swedish star, Goal reports. Ibrahimovic has now found the net on his maiden appearance in the …

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