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Football Transfer News Round Up: Palmeiras part ways with Lucio

Former Brazil captain Lucio has left football club Palmeiras by mutual consent. The 36-year-old centre-back struggled for form and fitness after signing a two-year deal with the Sao Paulo outfit early last year. He played 36 matches for the eight-time Serie A champions and scored two goals, reports Xinhua. Capped 106 times for Brazil, Lucio captained the ‘Selecao’ to victory at ...

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Neymar will be the world’s best: Pat Comes from Brazil’s Ronaldo, Another Best

Brazil football hero Ronaldo said that the country’s national team lacked talent, but “it is just a matter of time” before Barcelona star Neymar becomes the “world’s best player”. “Cristiano Ronaldo and (Lionel) Messi are the best right now, but Neymar has come a long way. The move to Europe has done him good,” Ronaldo said in an interview published ...

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ISL: Chennayin FC beat Mumbai City FC 3-0

Chennayin FC maintained their position at the top of the Indian Super League (ISL) standings with a 3-0 thrashing of Mumbai City FC at the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday. Chennayin’s goals came from Bruno Pelissari (71st minute), Dhanachandra Singh (81st) and substitute Cristian Hidalgo (89th). With this win, the Chennai-based team widened a three-point lead over second-placed ...

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World’s Top 10 Richest Football Players: Ronaldo still No.1, Messi Next

The list of 2014 world’s richest football players released by the magazine ‘Forbes’ recently, shows that Christiano Ronaldo tops the list with $80 million earned in sports and endorsements together in the last one year. About 15 footballers have found their place in the world’s 100 richest sports personalities in the year. Lionel Messi, with his total earnings of $64.7 million comes ...

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Football Season for Bengal Sex Workers’ Kids Begins; Aamir Khan’s TV Show ‘Satyameva Jayate’ Impact?

Children of West Bengal’s sex workers will display their football playing skills at an intra-state league beginning here Nov 9, a statement said Friday. Sixteen teams from different districts will participate in the event that will conclude on Nov 22. "The competition is intended to ensure the rights of participation of playing football of the children of sex workers of ...

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Indian Super League 2014: Delhi Dynamos vs Pune City Match 3 Result

Hosts Delhi Dynamos and FC Pune City played out inaugural Indian Super League’s (ISL) first stalemate as the much-hyped clash between old club pals and ‘marquee’ players of their respective teams – Alessandro Del Piero and David Trezeguet – ended with a drab goalless draw at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in Delhi on Tuesday. Both teams, with big names in ...

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