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Austria: Former players led match-fixing ring

Associated Press | April, 18 2014

GRAZ, Austria -- Three ex-players in Austria formed a criminal organization during their careers and attempted to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013 with bets of up to 300,000 euros ($415,000) per match, state prosecutors said on ...

Liverpool trio among PFA nominees

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez, Daniel Sturridge and Steven Gerrard lead the nominations for the Professional Footballers' Association's Player of the Year award. • Brewin: Assessing the nominees • ESPN FC March Player of the Month...

Pellegrini dismisses Messi link

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

MANCHESTER -- Manuel Pellegrini has again shrugged off reports that Manchester City are preparing a 250 million Euro bid for Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. • Curtis: Pellegrini must face the music • Jolly: City's title chall...

Melville: My World Cup Ultimate XI

Adrian Melville |

Picking the World Cup Ultimate XI is a unique opportunity to not only decide who the best players in the world are, but to assess how those players would all fit together while wearing the same shirt. And while there really is no perfect answer, th...

Navas ruled out of West Bromwich Albion game

Richard Jolly | April, 18 2014

MANCHESTER -- Jesus Navas has been added to Manchester City’s injury list and will miss Monday’s match against West Bromwich Albion. • Curtis: Time for Pellegrini to face the music The Capital One Cup winners are also with...

Rodgers points to City 'warning sign'

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Brendan Rodgers has urged his Liverpool players to take notice of the "warning signs" after some shock results in the Premier League this week. • Cox: Liverpool tactical breakdown • Usher: Rodgers must shuffle his p...

Bilbao wary of Barca backlash

ESPN staff, Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Athletic Bilbao coach Ernesto Valverde has claimed Barcelona’s poor form will not represent an advantage ahead of his side’s visit to the Camp Nou on Sunday. • Ledwith: Days of misery • Neymar out for a month ...

Gunnarsson defended over ‘spy’ claims

PA Sport | April, 18 2014

Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists the club will defend and support midfielder Aron Gunnarsson after the player was linked to the alleged leak of team details to Crystal Palace. • Morris: Survival hopes alive The Bluebirds hav...

McCarthy to return, Jagielka and Pienaar close

Mike Whalley | April, 18 2014

LIVERPOOL -- James McCarthy is poised to return to Everton’s starting lineup against Manchester United on Sunday as Phil Jagielka and Steven Pienaar step up their recovery from injury. • O'Farrell: Martinez and Everton have an off...

Tevez likens Juve boss Conte to Ferguson

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Carlos Tevez has sung the praises of Juventus coach Antonio Conte, likening him to his manager at Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson. • Rzouki: Conte should want to stay at Juve Conte still has a long way to go to match Ferguson's a...

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