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Totti confirms retirement to take Roma role

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Rome (AFP) – Roma legend Francesco Totti confirmed his retirement on Monday and will take a directorship role at the Serie A club.

The 40-year-old played his final game for Roma in May after 24 years with the capital-city side.

He had been linked with a possible move to either Japan or Major League Soccer, but wrote on Facebook: “The first part of my life as a football player is over and now another more important one is about to begin.

Torres extends Atletico deal for an extra year

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Madrid (AFP) – Striker Fernando Torres will stay at Atletico Madrid until the end of next season after signing a contract extension, the La Liga club announced on Wednesday.

The former Spain international’s contract had run out, but he will now stay at Atletico until June 30, 2018.

Torres extends Atletico deal for an extra year

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Madrid (AFP) – Striker Fernando Torres will stay at Atletico Madrid until the end of next season after signing a contract extension, the La Liga club announced on Wednesday.

The former Spain international’s contract had run out, but he will now stay at Atletico until June 30, 2018.

All London Premier League clubs linked to sex abuse probe

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London (AFP) Allegations of historical sex abuse have been made involving all five London clubs in the Premier League, the capital city's Metropolitan Police Service announced on Monday.

The five clubs swept up in the scandal that has rocked English football since former Crewe Alexandra youth player Andy Woodward went public in November last year are Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace and West Ham.

All London Premier League clubs linked to sex abuse probe

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London (AFP) Allegations of historical sex abuse have been made involving all five London clubs in the Premier League, the capital city's Metropolitan Police Service announced on Monday.

The five clubs swept up in the scandal that has rocked English football since former Crewe Alexandra youth player Andy Woodward went public in November last year are Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace and West Ham.

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New Harrisburg supporters group has a vision for soccer in central PA

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The Capital City Crew will support the City Islanders on and off the field next season

The Harrisburg City Islanders will have a new supporters group at FNB Field this season. This week, the Capital City Crew announced their presence on Twitter and intention to support soccer in central Pennsylvania.

Arema Lift Bhayangkara Cup Amid Controversy

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Jakarta turned blue yesterday as convoys of Persib and Arema fans converged on the city for the final of the Bhayangkara Cup. The middle class families who normally claim the centre of the capital city their own on Sundays when they head to the malls were forced to cede ownership as hundreds of buses from East and West Java filled the city streets.

Kuala Lumpur Enjoy Flying Start

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It's not that Kuala Lumpur's glory days are that far behind them. Their trophy haul in the late 1980s would have other capital city sides like Tottenham or Hertha burning with envy. Champions in 1986 and 1988; Malaysia Cup winners in '87, '88 and '89, Charity Shield ('88) and the ASEAN Club Championship in 1989 is no bad collection by anyone's standards.

Uncertainty Over Persija Persib Clash

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With just a few days before Persija are scheduled to host Persib at the Bung Karno Stadium, there is still no confirmation as to whether the game will go ahead in the capital city or not.

Last season saw the game switched to Sleman after the Persib coach was attacked in Jakarta leaving its hotel to head to the stadium while the season before saw the game played in Solo!

The Scream Of Santiago: Chile’s Capital City Roars In Unison After Charles Aranguiz Scores Against Spain (Video)

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By Chris Wright

Dubbed "The Scream of Santiago", this is the almighty din that Chile's capital city produced when Charles Aranguizscored their national side'ssecondgoal against Spain in the Maracanalast night...

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