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  1. Capello: Beckham will play one last time

    Soccernet staff

    England manager Fabio Capello will give David Beckham one final chance to play for his country after affectively calling time on the veteran's international career.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2010
  2. Michael Owen blames Wembley pitch for injury

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    Injury-prone Manchester United striker Michael Owen has put the blame on Wembley's pitch for his injury woes last season, having picked up a hamstring complaint in the Carling Cup final in February.

    Story | Conversation | August 06, 2010
  3. 2010 World Cup: Johan Cruyff tips Barca-style Spain beat Dutch

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    Dutch legend Johan Cruyff has tipped Spain to beat his native Netherlands in the World Cup final, claiming it would be better for football if their Barcelona-style play won out.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2010
  4. 2010 World Cup: Del Bosque still undecided on Torres role

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    Spain coach Vicente del Bosque remains undecided as to whether Fernando Torres will be recalled to the starting line-up for Sunday's World Cup final against Netherlands.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2010
  5. Castro throws weight behind Uruguay

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    The former Cuban revolutionary and president Fidel Castro claims that unless Uruguay get to the World Cup final it will be the worst showpiece since football began.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2010
  6. South Africa 2010: Luis Suarez handed one-match ban

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    Uruguay striker Luis Suarez will serve a one-match ban following his red card against Ghana, meaning he would be eligible to play in the World Cup final.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2010
  7. 2010 World Cup: Robin Van Persie and Joris Mathijsen declared fit...

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    Netherlands duo Robin Van Persie and Joris Mathijsen have been given the all clear to play in their side's World Cup semi-final against Uruguay.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2010
  8. 2010 World Cup: Johan Cruyff wouldn't pay to watch Brazil

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    Dutch legend Johan Cruyff has hit out at Brazil ahead of Netherlands' quarter-final meeting with them on Friday, claiming they play dull football and that he would never pay to watch them.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2010
  9. 'Martyr' Robben raring to go for Dutch

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    Netherlands winger Arjen Robben is raring to get his World Cup campaign underway, and believes he has suffered "like a martyr" to be fit in time to play at the finals.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2010
  10. 2010 World Cup: Raymond Domenech admits further strike concern

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    Raymond Domenech described France's decision to strike on Sunday as "unspeakably stupid" and said he believed the French Football Federation (FFF) was correct to send Nicolas Anelka home following his outburst. He also expressed concerns some players might refuse to play in France's final group match against South Africa.

    Story | Conversation | June 22, 2010
  11. Andrea Pirlo targets Italy's final game

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    Italy playmaker Andrea Pirlo has described his progress following a calf injury as "encouraging" and hopes to be able to play some part in the country's final group game against Slovakia.

    Story | Conversation | June 08, 2010
  12. Ivory Coast hopeful over Drogba injury

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    Didier Drogba has had successful surgery on his broken arm and Ivory Coast are confident he will be able to play some part in the World Cup finals.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2010
  13. Didier Drogba fractures elbow

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    Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba has fractured his elbow in a friendly tie against Japan and could now miss the World Cup finals.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2010
  14. Striker Nikola Zigic ready to play lead role for Serbia

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    Giant Serbia striker Nikola Zigic insists that he can help his side to success and maintained that he wants to play a "lead role" in the tournament.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2010
  15. Bougherra declares himself fit for finals

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    Madjid Bougherra has declared himself fit for Algeria's World Cup campaign, after it had initially been feared that he may have missed the finals because of a calf injury.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2010
  16. Blackpool's Ian Holloway in dreamland after play-off win

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    Blackpool manager Ian Holloway was ecstatic after leading the club into the Premier League with a 3-2 win over Cardiff City in the Championship play-off final.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2010