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Brazil And Belgium Name Starting Lineups For World Cup Quarter-Final

TOPSHOT - Brazil's forward Neymar eyes the ball during the Russia 2018 World Cup round of 16 football match between Brazil and Mexico at the Samara Arena in Samara on July 2, 2018. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Brazil and Belgium face off in Friday’s second World Cup quarter-final for the right to face France in the last four of the competition. Tite’s favourites are looking to reach the semi-finals of the tournament for the second time in succession, while the Red Devils are looking to go one further than their quarter-final exit in 2014. To Brazil first, …

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Real Madrid Dominate UEFA’s Champions League Squad Of The Season

(L-R) Daniel Carvajal of Real Madrid, Marcelo of Real Madrid, Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid, Toni Kroos of Real Madrid, goalkeeper Keylor Navas of Real Madrid, goalkeeper Ruben Yanez of Real Madrid, Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid, Marco Asensio of Real Madrid with Champions League trophy, Coupe des clubs Champions Europeensduring the UEFA Champions League final match between Juventus FC and Real Madrid on June 3, 2017 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

Real Madrid’s retention of the Champions League has been reflected in Zinedine Zidane’s side having a heavy presence in UEFA’s official squad of the season. The Spanish champions saw off the threat of Juventus on Saturday night, winning 4-1 in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium to become the first side to retain the trophy in the Champions League era. Two of the …

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A ‘Best XI’ Of Players Not Nominated For This Year’s Ballon D’Or

Premier League

France Football this week released the 30-man shortlist for this year’s Ballon d’Or award, the first to be handed out since the organizers’ breakaway from FIFA. Among the names included there are few surprises, though the inclusion of Leicester City stars Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy would have been unimaginable at the beginning of 2016. Portuguese goalkeeper Rui Patrício was …

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Real Madrid: How Zinedine Zidane Killed The Galactico Era

MADRID, SPAIN - JANUARY 05: Newly appointed manager of Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane looks on during a Real Madrid press conference at Valdebebas training ground on January 5, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez seems to have finally worked out that there are some battles you just cannot win. He has taken on managers with almost spiteful regularity in the past – including sacking three previous Champions League winners over his two spells in charge – but he has met his match in current head coach Zinedine Zidane. There is …

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Fans React To West Ham Being Linked With Superstar James Rodriguez

West Ham United were linked with Real Madrid starlet James Rodriguez over the weekend, and the response from supporters across the Premier League was nothing short of hilarious. After a promising campaign under the guidance of Slaven Bilic last time out, expectations and excitement are high amongst Hammers fans – especially given their move to the Olympic Stadium. The link with the …

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Real Madrid Register Interest In Bargain £20m Arsenal Target [Report]

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: N'Golo Kante of France during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

France midfielder N’Golo Kanté has been one of the better performers at this summer’s European Championship, and the likes of Arsenal, Chelsea and PSG could have a giant competitor for his signature as a result. Kanté is almost certain to leave Premier League champions Leicester City this summer, and his rumoured release clause of just £20million has flagged him as …

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Champions League: A Real Madrid/Atlético Combined XI

MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 04: Cristiano Ronaldo (R) of Real Madrid CF competes for the ball with Tiago Mendes (L) of Atletico de Madrid during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on October 4, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. The two sides will contest the Champions League final at the San Siro on May 28th (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Real Madrid will do battle with city rivals Atlético at the San Siro in this weekend’s Champions League final – a repeat of the 2014 showpiece. On that occasion, Real needed a last minute equaliser from Sergio Ramos to take the tie into extra time, where they duly demolished jaded Atlético to win 4-1. Although Diego Simeone swears he is not looking …

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