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EURO 2016 S/F: FRANCE HAS LEARNED FROM GERMANY DEFEAT —LLORIS

Hugo Lloris believes France has evolved as a result of its loss to Germany at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Mats Hummels’ early header settled a low-key quarter-final contest in Rio de Janeiro two years ago and, after dismissing the notion they are seeking revenge, Lloris claimed the loss was a valuable part of the team’s learning curve. 278 more words

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Welcome to "Break the Offside Trap"

“What is astonishing is that the English never developed a vocabulary that would enable them to refer to some of a footballer’s most balletic and, sometimes, efficient expressions of his talent”

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AP: FIFA reports 1.01 billion viewers for 2014 World Cup final

ZURICH (AP) FIFA says more than 1 billion people watched the 2014 World Cup final.

A total of 1.013 billion saw at least one minute of… 109 more words

2014 World Cup

Spotted: Barcelona Sporting Club on the 2 Train

Club: Barcelona Sporting Club, the most popular club in Ecuador. 14-time domestic champions (hence the 14 stars beneath the crest) based in Guayaquil, Ecuador’s biggest city. 260 more words

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