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I'd Rather Be In City's Shoes - Mourinho

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Jose Mourinho insisted he would prefer to be in Manchester City's position in the Premier League title race despite his Chelsea side moving seven points clear.

Chelsea's 4-0 victory over Tottenham took Mourinho's team to 66 points, while Liverpool and Arsenal lie second with 59 points having played a game fewer.

City

Stuttgart Sack Schneider, Hire Stevens

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Bundesliga strugglers Stuttgart have sacked coach Thomas Schneider and appointed Dutchman Huub Stevens in his place, the club announced on its website on Sunday.

Stuttgart have slumped to 15th in the 18-club league, just three points ahead of bottom club Eintracht Braunschweig, who held them to a 2-2 draw at home on Saturday.

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Absolute Honour To Play For Nigeria-Balogun

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Super Eagles debutant Leon Balogun whose debut against Mexico lasted all but twenty minutes due to an injury sustained in a collision with the advertising boarding is still very upbeat.

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'No Inquiry Into Match-Fixing'

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South Africa will not investigate alleged match fixing in Bafana Bafana's warm-up games preceding the 2010 Fifa World Cup, the presidency said on Friday.

"President Jacob Zuma has decided not to appoint a commission of inquiry to investigate, among other things, the alleged match fixing and manipulation of soccer [match] outcomes in relation to Bafana Bafana's pre-2010 World Cup international friendly matches," spokesman Mac Maharaj said in a statement.

"The

Bayern Chief Hoeness To Go On Trial

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Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness, once one of Germany's most admired soccer managers, goes on trial on Monday charged with tax evasion in a case that has shocked the nation and changed attitudes towards paying taxes.

Hoeness,

Nike Overtake Adidas In WCup

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Nike will supply the kit for more teams than Adidas for the first time ever at this year's Soccer World Cup finals.

The two sports giants will throw Lionel Messi against Cristiano Ronaldo and Spain against Brazil to see who can claim a bigger chunk of the multi-billion dollar market for football boots, shirts and shorts.

Both

Rusty Uruguay Starting To Show Their Age

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Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez will be banking on experience at the World Cup but on Wednesday's 1-1 draw with Austria suggested that the tournament in Brazil may be a bridge too far for his ageing stalwarts.

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Celtic Hope To Outfly Swallows

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An in-form Bloemfontein Celtic squad will be hoping to inflict further pain on a struggling Moroka Swallows squad when they meet at the Dobsonville Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

Kick-off is at 3:30pm.
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Brazil Far Better Than Us - Igesund

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Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund believes that his charges lost to a far more superior side after the home side was defeated 5-0 by a rampant Brazil in an international friendly match played on Wednesday at FNB Stadium.

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Gareth Bale: Wales Star's Display Vs Iceland Delights Chris Coleman

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Wales boss Chris Coleman joked he had nearly asked Gareth Bale for his autograph after the forward's starring role in a 3-1 victory over Iceland.

The Real Madrid player, 24, set up the first two Wales goals in the friendly in Cardiff, then capped a man-of-the-match display with the third.

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England Plan Experiments For Denmark Visit

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England manager Roy Hodgson will run the rule over his players for the last time before naming his World Cup squad when they tackle Denmark in a friendly on Wednesday.

Hodgson

Brazil 2014 - 100 Days To Go

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The time for counting in years, months or even weeks has passed, with the 2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil™ now set to arrive in a matter of days, 100 to be exact, from today, 4 March, to the Opening Match on Thursday 12 June.

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Ivory Coast Face Stern Belgium Test

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Ivory Coast will have a chance to test their readiness for this year's 2014 Fifa World Cup when they take on Belgium in an international friendly at the King Badouin Stadium in Brussels on Wednesday evening.

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Jay Jay Okocha: “I'm hoping for a new talent to outshine Messi and Ronaldo in the World Cup

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Nigerian football legend Jay Jay Okocha was speaking as the latest PASS ambassador after meeting with fans in Frankfurt.






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Juventus Win At Milan To Extend Lead

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Carlos Tevez struck a league-leading 15th goal for Juventus in a 2-0 win at AC Milan which gave the champions an 11-point lead over title challengers Roma on Sunday.

Roma sit second with a game in hand but are now lamenting a scoreless draw at home to Inter on Saturday which cost them two precious points and a possible first title since 2001.

Spain

Ronaldo Salvages Point For Real, Barca Win

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Cristiano Ronaldo equalised eight minutes from time as Real Madrid remained top of La Liga thanks to a pulsating 2-2 draw against Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon.

Real remain three points clear of Atletico but Barcelona moved to within a point of the leaders as they beat Almeria 4-1 on Sunday.

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