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  • New faces in for Zenit after title win

    New faces in for Zenit after title win

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    New faces in for Zenit after title win

    Andre Villas-Boas, manager of Russia's newly-crowned champions Zenit St Petersburg, is intent on refreshing his line-up for Saturday's Premiership match at Amkar Perm to give some rest to the team's top leaders. "We need to win both of our remaining matches and we will do everything possible to achieve that goal." FC Krasnodar, who have assured themselves a top three finish this season, on Sunday face visitors Rostov, who also desperately need points to stay above the relegation zone. …

  • Klopp aims for Europe on his Dortmund home bow

    Klopp aims for Europe on his Dortmund home bow

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    Klopp aims for Europe on his Dortmund home bow

    Jurgen Klopp plans to bow out of his last Bundesliga home game as Borussia Dortmund coach with a win over Werder Bremen on Saturday to help their Europa League bid. After two German league titles and a Champions League final appearance in the last seven years, Klopp leads out Borussia for the last time at Dortmund's Westfalenstadion and wants a top performance. "I hope that we will manage to put on a really good 'Dortmund' display and run a real full-throttle event", enthused Klopp, who will …

  • Monaco lead three-way Champions League chase

    Monaco lead three-way Champions League chase

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    Monaco lead three-way Champions League chase

    Monaco can clinch an immediate return to the Champions League with a win at Lorient on Saturday, but Marseille and Saint-Etienne can pip them to the post on the final day of the season. Paris Saint-Germain clinched the title last weekend, while Lyon were confirmed as runners- up, but third place in Ligue 1 gives access to the final Champions League qualifying round in August. Worthy but unexpected quarter-finalists in the Champions League this season, third-placed Monaco have 68 points, just …

  • Newcastle and Hull in Premier League survival shootout

    Newcastle and Hull in Premier League survival shootout

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    Newcastle and Hull in Premier League survival shootout

    Northeast rivals Hull City and Newcastle United face a shootout for Premier League survival this weekend as the 2014-15 campaign reaches its conclusion. Hull must win at home to Manchester United on Sunday to stand any chance of staying up, but if they succeed, Newcastle will be relegated unless they prevail at home to West Ham United. Newcastle will begin the day two points above the relegation zone, but Hull's superior goal difference (-18 to -25) means that if the two teams finish level on …

  • Clinton speeches raised at least $12 million for foundation

    Clinton speeches raised at least $12 million for foundation

    Associated Press
    Clinton speeches raised at least $12 million for foundation

    PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — The Clinton Foundation said Thursday that Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton have raised at least $12 million to support the family's philanthropy since 2002 by delivering paid speeches to an assortment of corporations, universities and foreign entities. …