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  • It's no dream as Bournemouth awakes to English top-flight reality

    It's no dream as Bournemouth awakes to English top-flight reality

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    It's no dream as Bournemouth awakes to English top-flight reality

    By Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) - The genteel English seaside town of Bournemouth awoke on Tuesday to the astonishing prospect that its soccer club, on the brink of extinction only five years ago, will be revelling in the glamour and wealth of Premier League football next season. Barring a near-impossible 20-goal swing in the final games on Saturday, Bournemouth will be promoted from the Championship to challenge the likes of Chelsea and Manchester United in English soccer's top flight for …

  • Allegri: Juventus cannot let Real Madrid distract us from title push

    Allegri: Juventus cannot let Real Madrid distract us from title push

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    Allegri: Juventus cannot let Real Madrid distract us from title push

    The 47-year-old coach insists that the Bianconeri remain focused on their domestic duties, with glory nearly secured, and expects a good performance against Fiorentina …

  • Chicharito's Real Madrid future will be decided at the end of the season - Ancelotti

    Chicharito's Real Madrid future will be decided at the end of the season - Ancelotti

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    Chicharito's Real Madrid future will be decided at the end of the season - Ancelotti

    The on-loan Manchester United striker has impressed the Italian with his professionalism after restricted opportunities at the Santiago Bernabeu and may yet be retained …

  • Bale, Benzema likely to be fit for Juve clash - Ancelotti

    Bale, Benzema likely to be fit for Juve clash - Ancelotti

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    Bale, Benzema likely to be fit for Juve clash - Ancelotti

    Holders Real Madrid are likely to have forwards Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema back for next week's Champions League semi-final first leg at Juventus, coach Carlo Ancelotti said on Tuesday. Wales winger Bale has been sidelined by a calf injury for just over a week, while France striker Benzema has not featured since hurting his knee in the Champions League quarter-final first leg at Atletico Madrid on April 14. Ancelotti, whose side host relegation-threatened Almeria in La Liga on Wednesday …

  • Norwegian wonderkid Odegaard gets call-up to Madrid first team

    Norwegian wonderkid Odegaard gets call-up to Madrid first team

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    Norwegian wonderkid Odegaard gets call-up to Madrid first team

    Norwegian teenage sensation Martin Odegaard could make his first appearance for Real Madrid when the European champions host Almeria on Wednesday after being included in Carlo Ancelotti's squad for the first time. Madrid beat off stiff competition from around Europe to land the 16-year-old in January, but his time with the first team has since been limited to training sessions, while he has played with the reserve team Real Madrid Castilla in the third tier of Spanish football. I think two of …