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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 organisation during their careers and attempted to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013, state prosecutors said on Friday. Sanel Kuljic, Dominique Taboga and Johannes...

Llorente unworried about missing WC

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Fernando Llorente believes his likely exclusion from Spain's World Cup squad could be a blessing in disguise -- for himself and Juventus. • Rzouki: Conte should stay Llorente, 29, took a while to settle in at Juve following his arrival ...

Report: Spurs lining up Allegri Video

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Former AC Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri could be set to replace Tim Sherwood as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur, according to Corriere dello Sport. • Fitch: Lamela needs new boss  Out of work since being sacked by Mi...

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...

Rooney fit for Everton return - reports

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

Wayne Rooney is set to be at manager David Moyes' disposal when Manchester United face his former club Everton this weekend, according to a number of British newspapers. • Okwonga: Bernard, Koke and shades of Fergie Rooney, 28, was a ...

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...

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...

Tiago: Simeone, Mourinho are similar

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

Atletico Madrid midfielder Tiago has talked up his side’s chances of success against Chelsea in the Champions League semifinals and drawn comparisons between Diego Simeone and Jose Mourinho in an interview with Marca. • Simeone...

France striker offended by burger ad jibe - report

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 18 2014

Andre-Pierre Gignac has reacted angrily to a fast-food chain making fun of him to publicise the opening of a new branch in Marseille, according to La Provence. • Restaurant adds 'Zlatan' burger The Marseille striker, 28, is of...

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