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  • The Chinese Football Association has implemented new laws that mean clubs must pay a 100 per cent tax on all foreign players they buy A new spending rule in China makes it unlikely that players such as Diego Costa and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be moving there this summer as the transfer window..

    China move unlikely for Costa and Aubameyang as new rules curb spending

    The Chinese Football Association has implemented new laws that mean clubs must pay a 100 per cent tax on all foreign players they buy A new spending rule in China makes it unlikely that players such as Diego Costa and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be moving there this summer as the transfer window..
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  • The U.S. national team coach named the Borussia Dortmund playmaker to the preliminary squad for the tournament but doubts he'll actually suit up U.S. national team star Christian Pulisic is unlikely to play in the Gold Cup this summer, coach Bruce Arena confirmed. Liquor store side puts scare..

    Arena: Pulisic unlikely to play for U.S. in Gold Cup

    The U.S. national team coach named the Borussia Dortmund playmaker to the preliminary squad for the tournament but doubts he'll actually suit up U.S. national team star Christian Pulisic is unlikely to play in the Gold Cup this summer, coach Bruce Arena confirmed. Liquor store side puts scare..
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  • Both teams have made solid starts to their World Cup 2018 qualifying campaigns and we expect the hosts to edge a tight encounter on Friday evening Greece look to continue their unbeaten start to World Cup qualifying with a trip to Bosnia on Friday night. The 2004 European champions were seconds aw..

    Bosnia v Greece Betting: Visiting defence unlikely to stave off eventual defeat

    Both teams have made solid starts to their World Cup 2018 qualifying campaigns and we expect the hosts to edge a tight encounter on Friday evening Greece look to continue their unbeaten start to World Cup qualifying with a trip to Bosnia on Friday night. The 2004 European champions were seconds aw..
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  • Netherlands recorded a 5-0 win over Ivory Coast courtesy of goals from Joel Veltman, Arjen Robben, Davy Klaassen and Vincent Janssen. Joel Veltman was Netherlands' unlikely hero as he netted twice to help his side to a resounding 5-0 win over Ivory Coast in Sunday's friendly at De Kuip. ..

    Netherlands 5 Ivory Coast 0: Veltman the unlikely hero for Oranje

    Netherlands recorded a 5-0 win over Ivory Coast courtesy of goals from Joel Veltman, Arjen Robben, Davy Klaassen and Vincent Janssen. Joel Veltman was Netherlands' unlikely hero as he netted twice to help his side to a resounding 5-0 win over Ivory Coast in Sunday's friendly at De Kuip. ..
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  • The visitors have been in strong scoring form of late and we are backing that to continue at the King Power Stadium on Thursday evening With a highest ever Premier League finish guaranteed, Tottenham can go into their penultimate match of the season free of pressure and hoping to enjoy themselves...

    Leicester City v Tottenham Betting: Rejuvenated Foxes unlikely to hinder Spurs

    The visitors have been in strong scoring form of late and we are backing that to continue at the King Power Stadium on Thursday evening With a highest ever Premier League finish guaranteed, Tottenham can go into their penultimate match of the season free of pressure and hoping to enjoy themselves...
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  • fifa.noJSVideoMessage Veteran defender Lucio, 31, was an unlikely goal hero for Brazil in their memorable 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup final victory. In one of the most dramatic deciders in the tournament’s history, it was the Brazilian captain’s late header that broke American hearts. The Stars and Stripes had enjoyed a fantastic tournament, beating Spain in the last four, and they very nearly claimed another major scalp in the final. First-half goals from Clint Dempsey and Landon Donovan had Brazil on their knees, but A Seleção stormed back after half-time. Luis Fabiano bagged himself a brace before Lucio popped up in the 84th minute to complete the most remarkable comeback in the tournament’s history. And while the powerful and uncompromising centre-back won many titles in his career, he is unlikely to ever forget that dramatic night in Johannesburg.

    31 days to go: Brazil’s unlikely goal hero

    fifa.noJSVideoMessage Veteran defender Lucio, 31, was an unlikely goal hero for Brazil in their memorable 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup final victory. In one of the most dramatic deciders in the tournament’s history, it was the Brazilian captain’s late header that broke American hearts. The Stars and Stripes had enjoyed a fantastic tournament, beating Spain in the last four, and they very nearly claimed another major scalp in the final. First-half goals from Clint Dempsey and Landon Donovan had Brazil on their knees, but A Seleção stormed back after half-time. Luis Fabiano bagged himself a brace before Lucio popped up in the 84th minute to complete the most remarkable comeback in the tournament’s history. And while the powerful and uncompromising centre-back won many titles in his career, he is unlikely to ever forget that dramatic night in Johannesburg.
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  • IF DONALD TRUMP loses his appeal of a Maryland judge’s order blocking his revised ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries, he won’t have his lawyer to blame. Jeffrey Wall, Mr Trump’s acting solicitor-general, was unflappable in running down every question 13 Fourth Circuit judges threw his way in its hearing on May 8th. Meanwhile, Omar Jadwat, the l..

    An appeals court is unlikely to lift the stay on the travel ban

    IF DONALD TRUMP loses his appeal of a Maryland judge’s order blocking his revised ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries, he won’t have his lawyer to blame. Jeffrey Wall, Mr Trump’s acting solicitor-general, was unflappable in running down every question 13 Fourth Circuit judges threw his way in its hearing on May 8th. Meanwhile, Omar Jadwat, the l..
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  • Michy Batshuayi made a telling contribution from the bench as Chelsea secured Premier League glory with a 1-0 win at West Brom. Chelsea regained the Premier League title as Michy Batshuayi came off the bench to earn a 1-0 victory over West Brom at The Hawthorns on Friday. Following Monday's c..

    West Brom 0 Chelsea 1: Batshuayi the unlikely hero to secure Premier League glory

    Michy Batshuayi made a telling contribution from the bench as Chelsea secured Premier League glory with a 1-0 win at West Brom. Chelsea regained the Premier League title as Michy Batshuayi came off the bench to earn a 1-0 victory over West Brom at The Hawthorns on Friday. Following Monday's c..
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