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  • Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years

    Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years

    Associated Press
    Winton's rescue of Jewish children revealed after 50 years

    LONDON (AP) — "Is there anyone in our audience tonight who owes their life to Nicholas Winton?" asked the presenter of the popular BBC magazine program "That's Life". …

  • England wakes to more heartbreak for national soccer team

    England wakes to more heartbreak for national soccer team

    Associated Press
    England wakes to more heartbreak for national soccer team

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — England's national teams keep finding ways to make agonizing exits from major soccer tournaments. …

  • Marseille complete signings of Rekik, Ocampos

    Marseille complete signings of Rekik, Ocampos

    AFP News
    Marseille complete signings of Rekik, Ocampos

    Marseille have completed the signings of Dutch international defender Karim Rekik and Argentinian winger Lucas Ocampos, the Ligue 1 club announced on Thursday. Rekik moves to the south of France from Manchester City after spending last season on loan at Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven while Ocampos joins from Monaco having already spent the second half of the last campaign on loan at the Stade Velodrome. The 20-year-old duo take the number of summer signings at OM to four following the earlier …

  • Evergrande, Alibaba-owned soccer club to be first to list in Asia

    Evergrande, Alibaba-owned soccer club to be first to list in Asia

    Reuters
    Evergrande, Alibaba-owned soccer club to be first to list in Asia

    By Elzio Barreto HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's Evergrande Real Estate Group Ltd and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd are planning a stock market listing for soccer club Evergrande Taobao, former Asian Champions League winners, in what would be a first for a team in the region. The club, which last month hired Brazil's World Cup-winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari, has applied to list on China's so-called New Third Board for small enterprises, Evergrande said in a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange …

  • Schweinsteiger to decide Bayern future, says Guardiola

    Schweinsteiger to decide Bayern future, says Guardiola

    Reuters
    Schweinsteiger to decide Bayern future, says Guardiola

    (Reuters) - Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will be given the choice of whether to stay or leave the Bundesliga champions, manager Pep Guardiola said on Thursday. The 30-year-old German World Cup winner has been linked in media reports with a move to Manchester United where he would be reunited with manager Louis van Gaal who converted him from a wide player into a central midfielder during his time at Bayern. "If Schweinsteiger wants to stay here then that's perfect. …