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Lloyd hat-trick inspires USA to Women...

Lloyd hat-trick inspires USA to Women’s World Cup glory

The United States produced an impressive performance as they thrashed Japan 5-2 in a pulsating thriller to lift the Women’s World Cup for the third time, with the match featuring an astounding 13-minute hat-trick by midfielder Carli Lloyd. Lloyd gave the Americans an early 2-0 lead within... read more »

Winning Copa America will make up for my...

Winning Copa America will make up for my dismal World Cup

Argentine forward Sergio Aguero is hoping winning the Copa America will make up for his dismal performance in the World Cup. Argentina went into the final of the World Cup last year but were beaten by Germany courtesy of a Mario Gotze winner in extra-time. Aguero struggled for form and fitness... read more »

Copa America: Peru in semis with Guerrer...

Copa America: Peru in semis with Guerrero treble, Bolivia ousted

A hat trick from Brazilian-based striker Paolo Guerrero’s helped Peru cruise past Bolivia 3-1 on Thursday, setting up a Copa America semi-final clash against fierce rivals Chile. Flamengo forward Guerrero, who has spent the past three years in Brazil after spells in Germany with Bayern Munich... read more »

Messi challenges Ronaldo in race for Spa...

Messi challenges Ronaldo in race for Spain’s top scorer

After finding his scoring touch in Germany, Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to renew his scintillating duel with Lionel Messi in the Spanish league. Ronaldo ended a rare three-game slump without a goal to help Real Madrid win 2-0 at Schalke in the Champions League. “It is clear that Cristiano Ronaldo... read more »

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Messi targets more history, Suarez a first goal

MADRID: Lionel Messi continues his quest to become the all-time leading goalscorer in La Liga just days after equalling a similar feat in the Champions League when Barcelona visit Almeria... read more »

ISL: Trezeguet fires as FC Pune beat FC Goa 2-0 to record maiden win

PUNE: A striker always remains a striker is what David Trezeguet showed when he rolled back all those years with an opportunistic strike to help FC Pune City register their maiden win... read more »

Can Chelsea emulate Arsenal’s ‘Invincibles’?

The surest measure of greatness is the shadow it casts. A decade on, the Arsenal ‘Invincibles’ side of 2003-04 are still regarded with a unique reverence. Others hold the records for most points... read more »