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Thursday 20 December 2012
Zenit St Petersburg and Lyon await Liverpool and Tottenham, while Newcastle play Metalist Kharkiv and Chelsea face Sparta Prague.
Saturday 01 December 2012
New manager says playing staff needs to increase due to heavy schedule taking its toll
North London derby: Tottenham's rival match veteran Brad Friedel can remind Andre Villas-Boas of the importance of Arsenal clash
Friday 16 November 2012
If Andre Villas-Boas is feeling the pressure before his first north London derby, he can gain immediate perspective by asking the Tottenham goalkeeper about his knowledge of local disputes.
Thursday 04 October 2012
Joey Barton's move to Olympique Marseilles was last night described as "strange" by Chris Waddle, the ex-England winger who is still revered at the Stade Velodrome after his own spell in the south of France.
Thursday 30 August 2012
QPR's bid to bring Real Madrid's Esteban Granero to Loftus Road edged a step closer today after they agreed a fee for the midfielder with the Spanish champions.
Thursday 30 August 2012
Stephane Mbia claims he has made up his mind to join QPR despite his love for Marseille and a rival bid from Fenerbahce.
Monday 06 August 2012
Everton defender Joseph Yobo has completed a permanent move to Fenerbahce for an undisclosed fee.
Tuesday 05 June 2012
An “emotional” Dirk Kuyt today revealed he had been inundated with messages of support from Liverpool fans since quitting the club on Sunday.
Thursday 22 March 2012
FIFA president Sepp Blatter today warned match-fixing is a "scourge" that is already undermining the game.
Wednesday 21 March 2012
The Turkish prime minister Tayyip Erdogan and Uefa president Michel Platini discussed a match-fixing investigation which has overshadowed Turkish football in talks ahead of Uefa meetings in the country this week.
Tuesday 13 December 2011
A Turkish court freed eight suspects in a major match-fixing case yesterday, including the coach and an executive of leading club Besiktas, giving a boost to football club shares which have been hit hard by the investigation.
Saturday 10 December 2011
A Turkish court accepted an indictment yesterday charging 93 officials and players with match-fixing.
Friday 26 August 2011
Turkish champions Fenerbahce appealed yesterday against their exclusion from this season's Champions League over a match-fixing investigation involving the top Istanbul club which has plunged the Turkish league into turmoil.
Monday 11 July 2011
Defender Craig Thomson is to leave Hearts, the Scottish Premier League club confirmed yesterday. The 20-year-old was suspended last month following a conviction for "lewd, libidinous and indecent behaviour".
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Monday 04 July 2011
Carson Yeung has assured Birmingham City he will continue to provide his backing for the club despite facing five charges of money laundering amounting to £59m in his native Hong Kong.
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