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Daily Archives: November 10, 2017

Playoff pressure can be positive for Ireland, says Shay Given

By: vetembaste | Published:November 11, 2017 12:14 am Shay Given was part of the Ireland team that beat Iran to book a place at the 2002 finals Ireland can transform the pressure of their World Cup playoff against Denmark into a positive factor, former goalkeeper Shay Given has told vetembaste. Having finished second in their qualifying groups, Ireland and Denmark ...

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Supreme Court quashes AIFF’s demand for stay on High Court order

By: Express Web Desk | Published:November 10, 2017 6:13 pm Praful Patel’s election as AIFF president was quashed by the Delhi High Court. (Source: PTI) The Supreme Court refused to stay the Delhi High Court that quashed the election of All India Football Federation’s office bearers, including that of president that was held by Praful Patel. The High Court had ...

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Star-studded Brazil overwhelming favourites in friendly against Japan

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: November 10, 2017 1:38 pm Brazil are expected to play with a full strength squad. (Source: vetembaste) With World Cup qualification now sealed, Brazil will now be looking to sharpen their teeth in the upcoming friendly matches. The first of them will be against Japan in Lille, France. Brazil are the obvious favourites in ...

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Lionel Messi presents World Cup 2018 ball in Moscow

By: AP | Updated: November 10, 2017 8:57 am Lionel Messi presented the World Cup 2018 ball in Moscow. (Source: AP) Lionel Messi has presented the ball for next year’s World Cup in Russia. The Telstar 18 has a retro black-and-white design harking back to the original Adidas Telstar ball used for the 1970 World Cup. Adidas says that in ...

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FC Goa score comfortable 2-0 win over Mohun Bagan

By: PTI | Published:November 9, 2017 11:18 pm FC Goa launched their attack mostly from the left. (Source: File) FC Goa scored a comfortable 2-0 victory over Mohun Bagan in their second pre-season game at the Nehru stadium in Margao on Thursday. The Gaurs, who lost to East Bengal 1-2 in their first friendly match, looked more dominant as they ...

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