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Report: Burzaco paid Messi, other Argentines $200,000 to play in friendlies

Published: November 17, 2017

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Testimony continued in the FIFAGate trials in Brooklyn Thursday, and cooperating witness Alejandro Burzaco dropped another bombshell in court.


Paul Pogba Back As Agent P As Manchester United Plans Next Blockbuster Signing

Published: November 17, 2017

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Paul Pogba may have spent the last two months on the sidelines with a hamstring injury, but it seems he may have been of use to Manchester United in a different way. Pogba gave himself the title of “Agent P” in the summer with the suggestion that he played a big role in Romelu Lukaku’s £75 million (about $98 million) move from Everton to United.


Barcelona continues to find new ways to win in La Liga

Published: November 6, 2017

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Paco Alcacer (R) and Lionel Messi celebrate one of Alcacer’s two goals in Barcelona’s match vs. Sevilla.


Tottenham beat Real Madrid, reach Round of 16

Published: November 2, 2017

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Tottenham stunned Champions League holder Real Madrid 3-1 on Wednesday to qualify for the knockout phase for only the second time and increase the pressure on coach Zinedine Zidane. The European champions in three of the last four seasons hadn’t been beaten in the group stage for five years, and the humbling in London came straight after Madrid’s Spanish league defense was hit by a surprise loss at Girona. Madrid was torn apart too easily by Tottenham, a club that hasn’t won the English league since 1961.


Argentina’s ambassador to Russia: World Cup safe despite Messi poster

Published: October 26, 2017

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Argentina’s ambassador to Russia, Ricardo Lagorio, has moved to reassure fans that next year’s World Cup will be safe.


Barcelona is reportedly giving Lionel Messi a record $100 million signing bonus — and they’re going to use an unusual way to pay for it

Published: October 13, 2017

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Lionel Messi is already one of the richest soccer players on the planet, and he could soon add a record-breaking signing bonus to his bottom line.


Can Sampaoli save Argentina?

Published: October 9, 2017

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Whether or not Argentina make the World Cup, their coach is worth keeping. Meanwhile, Didier Deschamps deserves credit, England are experimenting and Egypt’s will make a heartwarming return to the biggest stage. Gab Marcotti »


Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo: Big stars who could miss the World Cup

Published: October 6, 2017

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World Cup qualifying is drawing to a close, but some stellar names could miss Russia 2018. We see who could be watching the action from


Who has the best strikeforce in Europe? Real Madrid, PSG or another?

Published: October 4, 2017

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For years Barcelona’s “MSN” was


Messi, Neymar lead Team of the Week

Published: September 14, 2017

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It was all about goals, goals, goals as the Champions League returned to action.


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