2010 World-cup

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Serie A: Napoli sign Fernando Llorente on free transfer; reports indicate striker inked two-year deal with Italian club
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Serie A: Napoli sign Fernando Llorente on free transfer; reports indicate striker inked two-year deal with Italian club

Napoli have signed Fernando Llorente on a free transfer after the Spaniard's two-year spell at Tottenham came to an end, the Serie A club announced.

Portuguese club FC Porto want to keep Iker Casillas despite goalkeeper suffering heart attack during training session
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Portuguese club FC Porto want to keep Iker Casillas despite goalkeeper suffering heart attack during training session

Iker Casillas has 167 Spain caps, winning the 2010 World Cup and two European Championships, and also played more than 700 games for Real Madrid.

Ghana Football Association disbanded after documentary shows officials taking bribes ahead of 2026 World Cup vote
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Ghana Football Association disbanded after documentary shows officials taking bribes ahead of 2026 World Cup vote

The Ghanaian Football Association may be disbanded due to the release of a documentary which shows senior GFA officials taking bribes.

Wesley Sneijder likely to join Netherlands coaching staff under Ronald Koeman after retiring from international football
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Wesley Sneijder likely to join Netherlands coaching staff under Ronald Koeman after retiring from international football

Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder on Sunday called time on his glittering international football career and said he is likely to join Ronald Koeman's national team coaching staff.

Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder announces retirement from international football
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Netherlands midfielder Wesley Sneijder announces retirement from international football

A creative midfielder with an eye for incisive passes, Sneijder's illustrious career saw him play at top clubs including Ajax, Real Madrid and Inter Milan.

Xavi Hernandaz set to retirement at end of season, eyes coaching career as future option
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Xavi Hernandaz set to retirement at end of season, eyes coaching career as future option

Xavi collected 133 caps for Spain during a 14-year international career, winning the 2010 World Cup and the European Championship in 2008 and 2012.

Gerard Pique reveals he planned to quit Spain national team amid Catalonian unrest, but decided against it
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Gerard Pique reveals he planned to quit Spain national team amid Catalonian unrest, but decided against it

Gerard Pique suggested that he would be open to walk away from national team if coach Julen Lopetegui or his team mates felt uncomfortable with his presence

Spanish football president Angel Maria Villar suspended, replacement expected to be named on Wednesday
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Spanish football president Angel Maria Villar suspended, replacement expected to be named on Wednesday

Villar, who is also a senior vice president of FIFA, and his son Gorka were detained by police on 18 July in a series of early morning raids on federation headquarters.

La Liga: Prosecutors demand Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar be jailed
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La Liga: Prosecutors demand Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar be jailed

Prosecutors called on a Madrid judge on Thursday to jail Spanish Football Federation president Angel Maria Villar and his son Gorka following their arrest on corruption charges

Football set for a radical upheaval? Changes proposed for penalty goals, corners and other rules
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Football set for a radical upheaval? Changes proposed for penalty goals, corners and other rules

Penalty goals for handling the ball on the line could be a thing of the future if proposals compiled by the International Football Association Board's (IFAB) technical director are accepted.

France's Franck Ribery loses appeal against author who described him as
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France's Franck Ribery loses appeal against author who described him as "scum"

Former France international footballer Franck Ribery on Thursday lost an appeal against the author of a book in which he was described as "scum".

Euro 2016: Playing against France special, but we're not afraid, says Germany's Toni Kroos
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Euro 2016: Playing against France special, but we're not afraid, says Germany's Toni Kroos

Toni Kroos said the pressure is also on hosts France when they meet in a mouthwatering Euro 2016 semi-final clash that will set up a final with Portugal.

Argentina's 1986 World Cup winning team played better than current one, says Diego Maradona
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Argentina's 1986 World Cup winning team played better than current one, says Diego Maradona

Argentine legend Diego Maradona has implied, during a chat with former teammates, that the 1986 World Cup winning team played better than the current one.

Euro 2012: For Italian fans, losing against Spain is humiliating
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Euro 2012: For Italian fans, losing against Spain is humiliating

Glum Italian fans filed away from the ancient Circus Maximus in Rome well before four giant television screens recorded the end of an emphatic 4-0 defeat to Spain in the European Championship final on Sunday.