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Rare Lloris error helps Sweden take pole position

Sweden have leapfrogged France into first place in Group A of the Uefa World Cup qualifying Group A, courtesy of a rare Hugo Lloris blunder. Group A Olivier Giroud had fired France ahead at the Friends


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Portugal appoint Fernando Santos to replace Bento

The Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) have announced that Fernando Santos has been appointed as the new head coach of the national side. Despite a disastrous World Cup Finals in Brazil which saw the Portuguese crash out


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Low claims Germany have the hardest World Cup group

Joachim Low believes Germany have been handed the most difficult group in the World Cup Finals, although he accepts his side are favourites to finish first. Die Adler travel to Brazil looking to become world champions


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Football world in mourning as Portugal legend Eusebio dies at 71

The football world is in mourning on Sunday, with the news that Portugal legend Eusebio has passed away at the age of 71. Born in Mozambique on 25 January 1942, Eusebio da Silva Ferreira went on


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Ronaldo fires Portugal to the World Cup Finals and equals Pauleta tally

Cristiano Ronaldo’s sensational hat-trick ensured Portugal qualified for the 2014 World Cup Finals, and became his country’s joint record goalscorer in the process. The Real Madrid ace scored the only goal of the game in the


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