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Fernando Torres to retire after Japan reunion with Spanish compatriots Andres Iniesta, David Villa
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Fernando Torres to retire after Japan reunion with Spanish compatriots Andres Iniesta, David Villa

Fernando Torres will retire for good after taking on Andres Iniesta and David Villa in a J-League match on 23 August. His side Sagan Tosu currently sit bottom of the J-League with four wins from 16 matches.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: China's Taliban shuffle, Chennai water crisis, Vande Mataram; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: China's Taliban shuffle, Chennai water crisis, Vande Mataram; today's must-read stories

China’s growing political and diplomatic profile at the international level requires it to assume a more assertive role.

Fernando Torres retires: Striker's career is a cautionary tale of putting prize ahead of process
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Fernando Torres retires: Striker's career is a cautionary tale of putting prize ahead of process

Torres was a footballer that made Liverpool fans feel the extremes of the emotional spectrum, emotions that no other Liverpool player will ever nestle into.

LaLiga: Lionel Messi penalty helps Barcelona get back to winning ways; Atletico Madrid edge past Rayo Vallecano
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LaLiga: Lionel Messi penalty helps Barcelona get back to winning ways; Atletico Madrid edge past Rayo Vallecano

Lionel Messi scored a penalty and missed another as La Liga leaders Barcelona ground out an unconvincing 1-0 win over Real Valladolid, while Antoine Griezmann surpassed Fernando Torres with his 130th goal for Atletico Madrid.

Premier League: New deals for Liverpool players a move to ensure continued success at Anfield
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Premier League: New deals for Liverpool players a move to ensure continued success at Anfield

Liverpool are working to ensure this season's Premier League title push is not a one-off as they lay the foundations for continued success after struggling in recent years to sustain a challenge.

Champions League: Anfield brings the noise as Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool relegate Napoli to Europa League
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Champions League: Anfield brings the noise as Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool relegate Napoli to Europa League

Liverpool could potentially face one of Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich, Barcelona or Juventus in the knockout stage and you better believe they want nothing to do with Jurgen Klopp's Anfield.

Andres Iniesta makes J-League debut for Vissel Kobe off the bench, unable to prevent loss against Shonan Bellmare
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Andres Iniesta makes J-League debut for Vissel Kobe off the bench, unable to prevent loss against Shonan Bellmare

Andres Iniesta and Fernando Torres made their debuts for their J-League clubs after making lucrative moves to Japan, but both Spanish veterans were unable to help their teams to victory.

FIFA World Cup 2018: Humble Spain want to prove themselves after period of decline, says coach Julen Lopetegui
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FIFA World Cup 2018: Humble Spain want to prove themselves after period of decline, says coach Julen Lopetegui

In 2014, Spain crashed out in the group stage of the World Cup after being ripped apart by the Netherlands and overrun by Chile.

La Liga: 'Legend' Fernando Torres scores twice against Eibar on emotional final outing for Atletico Madrid
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La Liga: 'Legend' Fernando Torres scores twice against Eibar on emotional final outing for Atletico Madrid

Fernando Torres scored twice on an emotional final outing for Atletico Madrid on Sunday but was denied a victorious farewell as Eibar snatched a 2-2 draw.

La Liga: Barcelona's Andres Iniesta, Atletico Madrid's Fernando Torres bid farewell as Spanish league season ends
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La Liga: Barcelona's Andres Iniesta, Atletico Madrid's Fernando Torres bid farewell as Spanish league season ends

Iniesta announced last month that he would leave the club he has been at since the age of 12, with local media reporting he will move to Japan in the close season.

Europa League: Antoine Griezmann nets brace as Atletico Madrid beat Marseille to claim third title
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Europa League: Antoine Griezmann nets brace as Atletico Madrid beat Marseille to claim third title

It is Griezmann's first major title as an Atletico player, and a fitting way to bow out if he leaves at the season's end, with Barcelona tipped as his next destination.

Premier League: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists Mohamed Salah won't leave club next season
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Premier League: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists Mohamed Salah won't leave club next season

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool won't allow Mohamed Salah to become the latest star player to quit Anfield in search of silverware.

La Liga: Fernando Torres to leave boyhood club Atletico Madrid at the end of the season
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La Liga: Fernando Torres to leave boyhood club Atletico Madrid at the end of the season

Fernando Torres has confirmed this season will be his last playing for Atletico Madrid, the striker's boyhood club.

Premier League: Mohamed Salah scores four as Liverpool romp Watford; Crystal Palace secure crucial win over Huddersfield
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Premier League: Mohamed Salah scores four as Liverpool romp Watford; Crystal Palace secure crucial win over Huddersfield

Mohamed Salah's stunning debut season with Liverpool hit a new high as the Egypt winger's four-goal spree set a club record in a 5-0 demolition of Watford, while Crystal Palace boosted their bid for Premier League survival with a 2-0 victory at Huddersfield

Europa League: Danny Welbeck's double helps Arsenal past AC Milan; Borussia Dortmund, Lyon crash out
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Europa League: Danny Welbeck's double helps Arsenal past AC Milan; Borussia Dortmund, Lyon crash out

Danny Welbeck's controversial penalty and a Gianluigi Donnarumma howler helped Arsenal beat AC Milan in the Europa League 5-1 on aggregate, while Dortmund slumped to a shock exit at the hands of Salzburg.

Premier League: Mohamed Salah deserves to win all player-of-the-year awards, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp
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Premier League: Mohamed Salah deserves to win all player-of-the-year awards, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp

The player-of-year campaign would appear to revolve around Kevin de Bruyne, Harry Kane and Mohamed Salah, whose form appears to be peaking at the right time.

Champions League: From Rivaldo-led revival to Fernando Torres breaking Catalan hearts, classic Chelsea-Barcelona clashes
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Champions League: From Rivaldo-led revival to Fernando Torres breaking Catalan hearts, classic Chelsea-Barcelona clashes

From Rivaldo leading Barcelona to a 5-1 win in 2000 to Fernando Torres capping a stunning 3-2 aggregate win for Chelsea in 2012, here are classic Chelsea vs Barcelona clashes.

La Liga: Lionel Messi's late goal helps Barcelona claim comeback win over Alaves, Atletico Madrid beat Las Palmas
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La Liga: Lionel Messi's late goal helps Barcelona claim comeback win over Alaves, Atletico Madrid beat Las Palmas

Barcelona escaped a scare on Philippe Coutinho's first start as Lionel Messi struck with a trademark free-kick to help his side beat Alaves 2-1.

Copa Del Rey: Diego Costa scores on Atletico Madrid return; Vincenzo Montella off to winning start as Sevilla boss
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Copa Del Rey: Diego Costa scores on Atletico Madrid return; Vincenzo Montella off to winning start as Sevilla boss

Diego Costa scored for Atletico Madrid just five minutes into his return as the club cruised to a 4-0 win at Lleida Esportiu in the Spanish Copa Del Rey on Wednesday.