South America

Thursday 4 December 2014

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The 21-year-old, who has also been linked with Chelsea and Manchester United, admits he would relish the chance to join the European champions next year

Tuesday 2 December 2014

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COMMENT: The Argentina attacker missed out on the World Cup after the Bayern Munich man's extra-time strike - and now looks likely to lose out on Fifa's individual prize as well

Friday 28 November 2014

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The Sao Paulo hospital where the Brazilian great is residing as he recovers from surgery claims the 74-year-old is responding well to antibiotics and that his health is improving

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The Barcelona star has recently returned from a long ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup but insists the public do not see the better side of his personality

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The home side edged the Superclasico through a Leonardo Pisculichi goal to set up a two-legged Copa Sudamericana final against Colombian side Atletico Nacional

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A foul in the Chilean Primera Division brought back memories of the challenge which ended the Brazil star's World Cup and sparked uproar in South America

Thursday 27 November 2014

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The legendary Brazilian had a urinary infection and has been receiving treatment for a few days in Sao Paulo but has moved in order to secure better privacy while recovering

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The former Ballon d'Or winner is only two months into a two-year contract with Mexican club Queretaro but the Angolan outfit are desperate to sign the Brazilian

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Harry Redknapp may miss out on the former Catania defender with the Serie A side one of many interested parties from around Europe looking to gazump the Premier League strugglers

Tuesday 25 November 2014

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The defender does not demonstrate the mental strength to be an effective leader and, having lost the Brazil captaincy, he is now under pressure at PSG

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The holders, minus Luis Suarez, will take on the beaten World Cup finalists, while Colombia will have a chance to avenge their defeat this summer when they face Brazil

Monday 24 November 2014

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The striker is still serving an eight-match international ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup, meaning he's almost certain to miss the showpiece tournament

Sunday 23 November 2014

Thursday 20 November 2014

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The Brazil duo have both been regular starters at Stamford Bridge this season and the former Real Madrid striker believes their manager will help improve them

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The two men share a number of striking similarities, from their playing styles to their route to the Premier League, but seem destined to always compete against each other

Wednesday 19 November 2014

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Controversy has surrounded Dunga's decision to strip the Paris Saint-Germain defender of the captaincy but the 22-year-old says that he wanted to pay respect to his team-mate

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The Arsenal forward struck his seventh goal in his last six matches to open the scoring but Diego Rolan and Alvaro Gonzalez secured victory for Oscar Tabarez's side

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The defensive midfielder says that the returning coach has restored the squad's mental strength in the wake of their disappointing World Cup campaign over the summer

Tuesday 18 November 2014

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It was billed as the battle of the two finest footballers on the planet but the clash at Old Trafford barely rose above the ordinary