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  1. Berizzo banned for four matches

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    Chile assitant coach Eduardo Berizzo has been given a FIFA ban for four matches over "unsporting behaviour" in their final World Cup qualifying fixture.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2010
  2. Keane: Let's have no regrets

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    Robbie Keane has challenged his Republic of Ireland team-mates to come off the pitch at the Stade de France with no regrets while insisting there will yet be a "twist" in the tale of the highly anticipated World Cup qualifying decider on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2009
  3. Eric Abidal out for Ireland visit

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    France defender Eric Abidal will miss the second leg of his country's World Cup qualifying play-off against Republic of Ireland on Wednesday, the French Football Federation have confirmed.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2009
  4. France win as Nigeria, Cameroon qualify

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    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2009
  5. Portugal to call up injured Cristiano Ronaldo for play-off

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    Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz will name Cristiano Ronaldo in his squad to face Bosnia-Herzegovina in a crucial World Cup qualifying double-header later this month.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2009
  6. Cristiano Ronaldo no closer to return

    Soccernet staff

    There's no sign of improvement in Cristiano Ronaldo's ankle injury, leaving Portugal sweating on his fitness and Real Madrid continuing to make do without their marquee signing.

    Story | Conversation | November 05, 2009
  7. World Cup round-up

    Soccernet staff

    In a night of drama in World Cup qualifying, Germany, Italy, Serbia, Denmark and the Ivory Coast all secured safe passage to the 2010 finals in South Africa, while others will have to wait another four years after their dreams were shattered.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2009
  8. Rooney aiming for England perfect ten

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    Wayne Rooney is desperate to secure a perfect ten out of ten victories from England's triumphant World Cup qualifying campaign.

    Story | Conversation | October 08, 2009
  9. Franck Ribery and Yoann Gourcuff out for France

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    France coach Raymond Domench has been dealt a blow with news that Franck Ribery has been ruled out of France's World Cup qualifying matches against Austria and the Faroe Islands with tendinitis in his left knee.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2009
  10. Destination South Africa: World Cup Qualifying

    Soccernet staff

    Follow the action from Wednesday night's vital set of qualifiers in Europe, Asia and Africa?

    Story | Conversation | September 09, 2009
  11. Bilic claims England have lost their "Englishness"

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    Slaven Bilic believes he has a master plan to become the first side to avoid defeat against England in World Cup qualifying, and he suggested they are "missing some Englishness" which makes them easier to play against.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2009
  12. Scotland boss defends striker over SFA accusations

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    Scotland manager George Burley has attempted to reassure Chris Iwelumo that he is not being made a scapegoat for the country's World Cup qualifying struggles, following some pointed comments from Scottish Football Association president George Peat on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2009
  13. SFA chief blames Chris Iwelumo for Scots predicament

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    Scottish Football Association president George Peat has laid the blame for the country's World Cup qualifying situation firmly at the feet of striker Chris Iwelumo following his infamous miss against Norway in October 2008.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2009
  14. Capello: No excuses for England

    Soccernet staff

    Fabio Capello has revealed the "big confidence" he has in his England players to perform well at the 2010 World Cup.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2009
  15. Agent claims Wigan still want to keep Zaki

    Soccernet staff

    Amr Zaki's agent claims Wigan Athletic boss Steve Bruce wants to keep the striker at the JJB Stadium despite last week branding him the most unprofessional player he has ever worked with.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2009
  16. Eriksson sacked as Mexico coach after latest loss

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    Sven-Goran Eriksson has been sacked as Mexico coach after an embarassing 3-1 defeat to Honduras on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2009