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Sunday, August 17, 2014

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Daniel Sturridge was the hero, scoring on 79 minutes to give Brendan Rodgers' men an opening-day victory over Ronald Koeman's spirited Saints at Anfield

Saturday, August 16, 2014

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Goals from Lucas and Edinson Cavani ensured Laurent Blanc's men picked up their first win of the Ligue 1 campaign at the expense of Claude Makelele's side

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Upton Park appeared set for all the world to witness a goalless draw until Eric Dier rounded Adrian to slot home in injury time and give Mauricio Pochettino a debut victory

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A late Chris Wood strike earns the Foxes an opening day point after Aiden McGeady and Steven Naismith had twice given the visitors the lead either side of a José Ulloa equaliser.

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A sole James Chester header saw the Tigers grab all three points, with Charlie Austin missing a penalty in a frantic final 15 minutes at Loftus Road

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A second-half strike from Andreas Weimann secured all three points for Paul Lambert's side, whose pace and energy going forward proved too much for the toothless Potters

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West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland kicked off their seasons in some style at the Hawthorns, in a flowing and often attractive encounter which saw four well-worked goals scored.

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The Welsh side inflicted an opening day defeat on Louis van Gaal's men at Old Trafford, as his new regime got off the worst possible start on Saturday afternoon

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

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Goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wrapped up the DFL-Supercup as Jurgen Klopp's counterattacking system wreaked havoc

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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Two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo wrapped up the Uefa Super Cup, with the star forward netting one in either half to defeat Unai Emery's hardworking outfit

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Friday, August 8, 2014

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic rescues a point for Laurent Blanc's side as the French champions fail to win their opening Ligue 1 contest for the fourth successive season

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Sunday, July 13, 2014

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The trophy couldn't find it's new owner during normal time, but a fantastic finish gave Germany the World Cup in the Maracana, as substitutes Schurrle and Gotze combined lethally

Saturday, July 12, 2014

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The hosts failed to recover from their semi-final humiliation as Oranje took third place in the World Cup through goals from Robin van Persie, Daley Blind and Georginio Wijnaldum

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

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After a gruelling, cagey 120 minutes of football Alejandro Sabella's men booked their spot in the World Cup final against Germany with Sergio Romero providing the heroics in goal

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

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Belo Horizonte played host to the Selecao's biggest World Cup defeat as Joachim Low's side put the hosts to the sword in emphatic fashion

Sunday, July 6, 2014

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Tim Krul came on as a late substitute to save two penalties from Los Ticos, as they pushed Oranje all the way in a tightly-contested game in Salvador, with Navas in form again

Saturday, July 5, 2014

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A solitary strike from Gonzalo Higuain was enough for La Albiceleste to book a place in their first World Cup semi-final since 1990, at the expense of Marc Wilmots' men