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The Age of Reason

A magnificently threaded through-ball eludes four nearby defenders to find, all alone in the opposing box, the world’s best soccer player, who dances with his mistress for a moment long enough to attract the attention of an entire defense, along with the world. 1,494 more words

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Losing Winston Reid to Arsenal would be a hammer blow to West Ham

As a New Zealander, Winston Reid is sure to have answered plenty of questions about the Maori Haka war dance over the years, but now it looks like the West Ham central defender could be about to perform the Po Atarau song of farewell instead. 485 more words

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La Liga after two weeks

The table as things stand after week 2 of La Liga:

Amazing! But then again, it’s not going to be like this come end of the season. More surprises in store ahead.

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TRAINING SESSION: FC Barcelona Juvenil A (U19)

**disclaimer**  It is difficult to make a solid assessment of a coach or a program based on observing one isolated session.  Context, as always, is key.   1,186 more words

Luis Suárez gives Steven Gerrard a Barça shirt | Barça's new striker presented his ex-captain with a Barça shirt | 01 September 2014

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has never hidden his admiration for Luis Suarez, who played with him for four years at Anfield.

When the Uruguayan moved to Barça, Gerard posted a picture of the two celebrating a goal on his Instagram account, with the message: “it’s been a pleasure to play with a talent like Luis Suárez”. 91 more words

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Puso and other addictions

(Yes, nicked from that)

Dear fellow Argentina supporters,

As we face Argentina at 11:30 tonight at the FIBA World Cup in Spain (and we know which team we will be rooting for), let me give you an update about that other Argentina national team that we have spent sleepless nights for. 899 more words

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Luis Suarez returns to Liverpool to give Steven Gerrard a Barcelona shirt

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Luis Suarez has made an unexpected return to Liverpool on Monday – but only to give club captain Steven Gerrard a Barcelona shirt. 173 more words

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