South America

Monday, 12 December 2016

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The experienced striker scored two goals and added an assist to put River to the sword, but this brilliant curling effort was the pick of the bunch

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Shanghai Shenhua are making a big effort to sign the Argentine forward but, after helping Boca Juniors to beat River Plate, he insists that he will not leave just yet

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The tragic Copa Sudamericana finalists would have closed out the 2016 season against Atletico Mineiro on Sunday, and their absence was felt on an emotional day

Sunday, 11 December 2016

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The visiting team were forced to borrow two fans from the Hotel Madero in order to combat the stifling heat in the dressing room, while River denied making mischief

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Reports in Brazil claim doctors have decided to keep the central defender in the dark about the tragic air crash as he continues his recovery in a Colombian hospital

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Argentina's two biggest clubs clash once again in Sunday's Superclasico. But where does the famous clash stand in a continent filled with intense derbies?

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Rumours of a move to Shanghai Shenhua have been given weight by the star's doubts over his future, and all is not well either at the Bombonera or in his home nation

Saturday, 10 December 2016

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The full-back remains in the dark about the star's contract plans beyond 2018, while distancing himself from controversy over his comments towards Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic

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The mercurial Barcelona forward was among the goals again on Saturday against a La Liga opponent that he has enjoyed tormenting down the years

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The full-back believes winning is not enough for the team and insists that they have to play a brand of football that is easy on the eye - a regard he is seeing a steady improve...

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The Brazil international forward looks set to be on the move to Spain in January, possibly on loan, as he continues to struggle for competitive minutes in Serie A

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The summer arrival at Manchester City is unconcerned with doubts over his suitability and vows to become even better, while saying Pep Guardiola needs time

Friday, 9 December 2016

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Former Chape coach Caio Junior was among those lost in the tragedy after steering his side to the Sudamericana final, and his friend aims to carry on his work

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A true veteran of football, the Brazilian keep playing for Palmeiras for at least one more season and after a successful period, hopes to go on to win the Copa Libertadores

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The Brazilian side will participate in the 2017 Joan Gamper Trophy, usually played in August, as the sole invitee for the pre-season event