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FIFA biased against Ronaldo - Pepe

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | November, 14 2013

Pepe says Sepp Blatter's recent comments about Cristiano Ronaldo show a clear bias within FIFA, but he and his Portugal teammates must not worry about such things ahead of their World Cup 2014 playoff against Sweden. • Brassell: Rona...

Gerrard, Walker to miss Chile game

ESPN staff | November, 13 2013

Steven Gerrard and Kyle Walker have been ruled out of England's friendly with Chile on Friday, Roy Hodgson has confirmed. • Brewin: Hart's confidence crisis Gerrard, Walker and Daniel Sturridge reportedly missed training on Wednesd...

Olsson focused on Sweden World Cup qualification

Ian Edwards | November, 13 2013

Jonas Olsson insists his "Micky Mouse" row is history as he focuses on trying to guide Sweden to the World Cup finals at the expense of Jose Mourinho's Portugal. • Ibra: Sweden deserve Brazil trip West Bromwich Albion cen...

Portugal fear Ronaldo injury - Reports

ESPN staff | November, 13 2013

Cristiano Ronaldo has sent a scare through the Portugal camp after reportedly missing training ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Sweden. • Rigg: Big week for Ballon d'Or According to the Guardian, the Real Madrid supers...

Van Persie withdaws from Netherlands squad Video

ESPN staff | November, 12 2013

Robin van Persie has withdrawn from the Netherlands squad ahead of friendlies against Japan and Colombia due to injury. #INSERT type:image caption:Robin van Persie has been replaced in the Netherlands squad by Davy Propper. END# Van Persi...

Injury forces Costa out of Spain squad

ESPN staff | November, 11 2013

Diego Costa will have to wait until 2014 to make his international debut for Spain after withdrawing from their squad through injury. #INSERT type:image caption:An injury has sidelined Diego Costa. END# • Duarte: Leave Costa alo...

Deschamps: Playoff vital for France's future

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 11 2013

Didier Deschamps has told his France team "it's very important" for them to defeat Ukraine and clinch their place in the World Cup finals. Les Bleus face the first leg of their playoff in Kiev on Friday with the return meeting in Paris ...

Evra in France playoff squad despite outburst

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 7 2013

Patrice Evra has been included in the France squad for Les Bleus' World Cup playoff with Ukraine, despite calls for him to be dropped. #INSERT type:image END# • Papin: Evra must be picked Evra, 32, caused uproar by fiercely criticis...

Diego Costa called up to Spain squad

ESPN staff | November, 7 2013

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has called Atletico Madrid's Brazil-born forward Diego Costa into his squad for friendlies against Equatorial Guinea and South Africa. Costa, 25, has hit the top of the goalscoring charts in Spain with 13 go...

Saints duo Rodriguez, Lallana get England calls

ESPN staff | November, 7 2013

Southampton duo Jay Rodriguez and Adam Lallana have been named in the England squad for the friendly games against Chile and Germany. • Hodgson: Hart still my No. 1 The pair have been instrumental in the Saints fine start to the Premier...

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