Beckham’s Miami soccer dream inches closer but glitz is in short supply

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A crucial vote from local politicians has restored life to Beckhams stalled venture, but its not quite the show-stopping product he envisaged at the beginning Barely a month ago, the final whistle was set to blow on David Beckhams long-held dream of launching his own professional football club in Miami, the glitziest of American cities. […]

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Brisbane Roar to appeal AFC fine over lack of ‘international buffet’ for officials

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Brisbane Roar will appeal a hefty fine from the Asian Football Confederation for not providing international buffet style meals for a group of travelling Champions League match officials Brisbane Roar will appeal a hefty fine from the Asian Football Confederation for not providing international buffet style meals for a group of travelling Champions League match […]

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Can the A-League learn anything from the US experience with the MLS?

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Despite some market similarities and familiar challenges there are stark differences in experience and strategy Australian football has long been fascinated by Major League Soccer. A 2003 report by the National Soccer League Task Force an Australian Soccer Association brains trust charged with figuring out just what the future A-League should be featured several pages […]

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Premier League: 10 things to look out for on the final day of the season

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John Terry will say goodbye to Chelsea with the title, Jos Mourinho will pick his weakest team yet and Manchester City should tread carefully at Watford 1) A teary farewell from a Chelsea pensioner The best team in the league face Sunday being my last game and retiring from football, and having seen his England […]

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Chelsea and France midfielder NGolo Kant voted PFA player of the year

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NGolo Kant beat Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Romelu Lukaku, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Alexis Snchez to take PFA player of the year award, while Dele Alli won young player prize The Chelsea midfielder NGolo Kant has been voted the Professional Footballers Association player of the year for the 2016-17 season. The Frenchman is on course to […]

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