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UEFA Champions League Wednesday Preview: Juventus hosts Barcelona, Roma travels to Atletico, and more

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Matchday 5 in the UEFA Champions League continues this week with several mouth-watering fixtures on display.

The premier match comes from Turin as Juventus hosts Barcelona in a rematch of last year's quarterfinals. Barcelona defeated the Old Lady 3-0 earlier this group-stage and is one of the in-form sides in all of Europe.

Monday Kickoff: de Gea linked to Real Madrid again, Italian FA president resigns and more

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A long-discussed transfer rumor lives on while changes are coming to the Italian FA.

Real Madrid is reportedly still after David de Gea as the club looks to seal a move next summer. (REPORT)

Carlo Tavecchio has resigned as Italian FA president one week after the national team failed to qualify for the World Cup.

Wednesday Kickoff: Atletico confident of Griezmann stay, Juventus eyes midfielders and more

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Despite rumors linking the club's star forward to Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona, Atletico Madrid is confident they can hold on.

Atletico Madrid presidentEnrique Cerezo says he believes Antoine Griezmann will remain with the club. (REPORT)

Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta confirmed that the club is interested in Leon Goretzka and Emre Can.

Thursday Kickoff: Dortmund eyeing winter signings, Paul Pogba returns to training and more

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Borussia Dortmund's struggles could force the club's hand while one Manchester United star is nearing a return.

With the team currently struggling, Borussia Dortmund leadership says the club could make some big winter signings. (REPORT)

Paul Pogba is nearing a return as he reportedly began training with Manchester United's reserves.

Tuesday Kickoff: Pochettino hopes Kane remains at Tottenham, Mourinho after pay raise and more

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While one Premier League star's future consistently remains up for debate, one Premier League manager is looking for a pay raise from his current club, according to reports.

Mauricio Pochettino says he believes Harry Kane can emulate Francesco Totti as a one-club player despite consistent rumors linking the forward to a move away from the club.

International Soccer

UCL Tuesday Rewind: Tottenham edges Dortmund, Sevilla draws Liverpool, and more

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Matchday 5 of the UEFA Champions League got underway on Tuesday with several teams earning important wins in their quest for qualification into the knockout round.

Tottenham Hotspur fought their way back from a first-half deficit to down Borussia Dortmund 2-1 at Signal Iduna Park. Mauricio Pochettino's side, who had guaranteed a spot into the next round in their last match, currently top Group H after tonight's win.

UEFA Champions League Tuesday Preview: Dortmund hosts Tottenham, Liverpool faces Sevilla, and more

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The UEFA Champions League returns this week with several teams looking to claim a spot in the tournament's knockout round.

A pair of EPL sides face tough tasks on the road, starting with Tottenham's visit to Borussia Dortmund. Spurs downed Dortmund, 3-1, at Wembley back in September, and will look to do the same this time around during the trip to Germany.

UEFA WCQ Playoff Preview: Sweden hosts Italy, Greece travels to Croatia, and more

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The 2018 FIFA World Cup may be eight months away, but the qualification process continues starting with the UEFA World Cup Qualifying playoff round.

Eight teams will play over two legs, with four of those eight stamping their place at next year's World Cup in Russia. The top showdown kicks off on Friday from Stockholm as Sweden hosts Italy.

Tuesday Kickoff: 'Chicharito' to miss Honduras match, Thomas Tuchel still linked with Bayern job and more

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Mexico will be without two big stars on Tuesday night.

Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez received permission to miss Mexico's World Cup qualifier against Honduras. Hirving Lozano will also miss out due to injury. (REPORT)

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel could still takeover as the club's manager next season.

Borussia Dortmund

Christian Pulisic left out of Champions League clash due to muscle injury

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Christian Pulisic will miss a second straight game for Borrusia Dortmund due to the same "muscle injury" that kept the American out of action against Dortmund's match against Stuttgart in league play days prior.

The German side, who have not announced how long Pulisic will be out of action for, take on Tottenham in a vital must-win Champions League match.

Tuesday Kickoff: Aubameyang set to return, Barcelona after 'finishing touch' and more

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While one star returns to his team's lineup, Barcelona looks ahead to adding a new star of their own.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is set to return to the Dortmund lineup following a suspension for disciplinary issues. (REPORT)

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu says the club probably needs to add a "finishing touch" via a January signing.

Friday Kickoff: Zidane won't rule out Neymar signing, Aubemayang suspension and more

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The rumor mill is churning out some wild ones this time of year, but Real Madrid's manager wouldn't rule out one of the more outlandish reports.

Zinedine Zidane coyly refused to rule out a move for Neymar, saying "who knows" what moves Real Madrid could make in the future. (REPORT)

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he does not understand why he has been suspended by Borussia Dortmund after earning a punishment for "disciplinary reasons".

English Premier League

Sunday European Rewind: Sampdoria shocks Juventus, Schalke defeats Hamburg, and more

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Sampdoria provided the shock of the weekend across European action, as the hosts downed Juventus 3-2 at the Luigi Ferraris Stadium. The hosts held on for three points in a second-half which saw a five goal explosion between both teams. Duvan Zapata's opener came in the 52nd-minute for Sampdoria, before Lucas Torreira doubled the lead after 71 minutes.

Saturday European Rewind: Arsenal edges Tottenham, Roma downs Lazio, and more

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European domestic action returned this weekend with several local derbies on tap for all. A North London Derby took place at the Emirates on Saturday with Arsenal defeating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0. The Gunners used a pair of first-half goals to down their rivals for a much-needed league win. Shkodran Mustafi headed in Arsenal's opener after 36 minutes, from a set piece situation.

European Weekend Preview: Atletico welcomes Real Madrid, Tottenham travels to Arsenal, and more

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After some thrilling World Cup Qualifying playoffs, domestic action returns in Europe this weekend with some top derbies on tap. The Madrid Derby takes place on Saturday as Atletico welcomes Real Madrid to Wanda Metropolitano in a battle of third vs. fourth. Atletico are unbeaten in their last eight matches across all competitions, but have drawn six of them.

Tuesday Kickoff: Arsenal eyes Keylor Navas, Everton after Diego Simeone and more

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English coaching searches headline the news while one Premier League club could be eyeing a CONCACAF star.

Arsenal is reportedly eyeing Keylor Navas as Petr Cech's replacement. (REPORT)

Everton's ownership reportedly wants to bring in Diego Simeone as club manager following the firing of Ronald Koeman.

Sunday European Rewind: Chelsea downs Man United, Man City defeats Arsenal, and more

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Chelsea extended their current home unbeaten run against Manchester United to eight matches, defeating the Red Devils 1-0 on Sunday at Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte's side used a header from Alvaro Morata to claim all three points at home. The Spaniard headed home Cesar Azpilicueta's assist to the top right corner following a scoreless first half.

Saturday European Rewind: Bayern downs Dortmund, Barcelona edges Sevilla, and more

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Bayern Munich continued their league dominance over Borussia Dortmund, defeating their opponents 3-1 on Saturday at Signal Iduna Park. Josef Heynckes' side cruised their way to three points as three different players got on the scoresheet for the visitors. Arjen Robben opened the scoring in the 16th-minute as he slotted home with his usual left foot.

European Weekend Preview: Chelsea hosts Man United, Bayern travels to Dortmund, and more

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This weekend may be the final action before an international break, but that does not mean the top competition takes a break. Chelsea faces Manchester United in the top fixture across Europe with both teams looking to remain in the league title race. Manchester United sits in second place with 23 points, while Chelsea is in fourth on 19 points.

Friday Kickoff: Bayern after Alexis Sanchez, Patrice Evra charged after kicking fan and more

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While one Premier League star remains a transfer target, one former Premier League defender is in hot water for kicking a fan.

Bayern Munich is reportedly set to resume interest in Alexis Sanchez this January. (REPORT)

Patrice Evra has been charged with violent conduct by UEFA after kicking a fan in the face prior to Marseille's Europa League match against Vitória de Guimarães.

Sunday European Rewind: Girona shocks Real Madrid, Leicester downs Everton, and more

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Defending La Liga winners Real Madrid suffered their second shock of the season, falling 2-1 at Girona on Sunday. Despite having an early lead on the road, Zinedine Zidane's men saw a pair of second-half goals by the hosts down them for their second loss of the year. Isco opened the scoring in the 12th-minute which saw Los Blancos up at halftime.

Saturday European Rewind: Man United edges Tottenham, Bayern defeats Leipzig, and more.

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Two of the Premier League's heavyweights duked it out at Old Trafford on Saturday as Manchester United faced Tottenham Hotspur. Jose Mourinho's men used an 81st-minute winner from Anthony Martial to snatch the three points at home. Martial slotted home Romelu Lukaku's through-ball past Hugo Lloris, which was all the Red Devils needed to stay in second place.

European Weekend Preview: Man United hosts Tottenham, Juventus travel to AC Milan, and more

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Following midweek cup and league action in several of Europe's top leagues, this weekend features plenty of top league fixtures to take in. The top fixture comes from Old Trafford as Manchester United welcome Tottenham Hotspur to town. Something will have to give in this match as both teams sit on 20 points with an equal 6-1-2 record.

Sunday European Rewind: Tottenham thumps Liverpool, Marseille draws PSG, and more

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A pair of English Premier League title hopefuls duked it out at Wembley Stadium on Sunday as Tottenham hosted Liverpool. Both teams came into this match off of strong performances in the Champions League midweek, but Tottenham rolled their way to a 4-1 victory on Sunday against the Reds. Harry Kane led the way with a brace while Dele Alli and Son-Heung Min also got on the scoresheet for the winners.

European Weekend Preview: Liverpool hosts Man United, Barcelona travels to Atletico, and more

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Domestic returns this weekend across Europe's top leagues and the schedule does not disappoint with some premier fixtures taking place. The top showdown comes on Merseyside as Liverpool welcome Manchester United to Anfield. Seven points separate these sides in the table, with Manchester United sitting five places higher.

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Wednesday Kickoff: Luis Suarez praises Philippe Coutinho, Mexico fined again and more

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A former Liverpool teammate praised Philippe Coutinho while Mexico was hit with yet another fine by FIFA.

Following a summer full of rumors, Luis Suarez says that Philippe Coutinho would bring "a lot" to the current Barcelona team. (READ)

Mexico was once again issued a $10,000 fine by FIFA for"improper conduct among spectators (homophobic chants)".

Monday Kickoff: Paul Pogba injury, PSG after Philippe Coutinho and more

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A Manchester United star's status remains up in the air due to an injury that could keep him out long-term.

Jose Mourinho says he has "no idea" when Paul Pogba will return from a hamstring injury suffered on Sept. 12. (REPORT)

Paris Saint-Germain has reportedly prioritized the summer signing of Philippe Coutinho, who was close to joining Barcelona during this past summer.

Chelsea

Wednesday Kickoff: Antonio Conte 'worried', big clubs after Thomas Lemar and more

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While Chelsea's run of form is concerning the club's manager, one of their London rivals faces stiff competition for a French star.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says he is obviously "worried" about his team lack of hunger in a 3-0 loss to Roma. (REPORT)

Barcelona and Liverpool are reportedly set to join Arsenal's pursuit of Monaco star Thomas Lemar.

Tuesday UCL Rewind: Man United edges Benfica, Roma defeats Chelsea, and more

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Matchday 4 of the UEFA Champions League saw 16 clubs in action on Halloween, looking to avoid any scares. Manchester United knew a victory paired with other results would see them book a place into the last 16, while Chelsea looked to do the same in Italy.

Elsewhere, Celtic welcomed Bayern Munich to Glasgow, while PSG hosted Anderlecht at the Parc Des Princes.

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Tuesday Kickoff: Kylian Mbappe could be benched, La Liga boss takes aim at PSG and more

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With a Champions League match looming, Paris Saint-Germain leads Tuesday's headlines.

Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery hinted that Kylian Mbappe could be benched due to poor form. (REPORT)

La Liga president Javier Tebas says PSG is"cheating economically" while asking UEFA to ban the club from the Champions League if they have broken Financial Fair Play rules.

Thursday Kickoff: Rafa Marquez returns to Atlas, Harry Kane injury and more

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A Mexican star has returned to the field following a lengthy absence.

After being sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department for alleged links to a drug trafficking organization, Rafa Marquez made his Atlas return during a Copa MX match on Wednesday. (REPORT)

Harry Kane is doubtful for Tottenham's match against Manchester United due to a hamstring injury.

Tuesday Kickoff: Cristiano Ronaldo recognized, Real Madrid denies interest in Harry Kane and more

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One current Real Madrid star won an award on Monday while one reported Real Madrid target likely won't be joining the Spanish club any time soon.

For the second year in a row, Cristiano Ronaldo was recognized as the Best FIFA Men's Player, beating out Lionel Messi and Neymar. (REPORT)

Real Madrid president Fiorentino Perez says the club does not currently have interest in Harry Kane.

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Wednesday Kickoff: Gianluigi Buffon reiterates plan to retire; Arsenal, Man U after Marco Reus and more

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One of the game's big stars continues to lean towards retirement following what may have been his best season yet.

Gianluigi Buffon reiterated that he expects to retire after this season. (REPORT)

Despite his injury issues, Marco Reus reportedly remains a target for Arsenal and Manchester United.

Thursday Kickoff: Dortmund want Marco Reus extension, Inter after Arturo Vidal and more

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While one Bundesliga star could be in line for a new contract, another may be on the move if an Italian club gets its wish.

Despite the winger's injury issues, Borussia Dortmund is looking to lock up Marcos Reus to a contract extension. (REPORT)

Inter Milan is reportedly looking to pursue a winter move for Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal.

Mesut Ozil

Friday Kickoff: Mesut Ozil reportedly set for Man United, Keylor Navas injury and more

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A Premier League star looks set for a switch while a CONCACAF star is set to miss time with an injury. (REPORT)

Mesut Ozil has reportedly told teammates that he's headed to Manchester United. (REPORT)

Keylor Navas will miss even more time due to an issue with his adductor injury. (REPORT)

Barcelona has reportedly been scouting Manchester United winger Anthony Martial.

Thursday Kickoff: Ozil, Sanchez could leave Arsenal; Nagelsmann denies Bayern links and more

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Major changes could be coming to Arsenal very soon while an up-and-coming coach denied links to a major club.

Arsene Wenger acknowledged that bothMesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez could leave Arsenal in January. (REPORT)

Julian Nagelsmann played down links to the Bayern Munich job, saying the club has yet to approach him.

The Rest

Tuesday Kickoff: Sweden boss dismisses talk of Zlatan return, Italy stars retire and more

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Italy's loss to Sweden has carried major ramifications for both sides.

Sweden boss Janne Andersson dismissed questions regarding Zlatan Ibrahimovic returning to the team after qualifying for the World Cup. (REPORT)

Daniele De Rossi, Giorgio Chiellini and Andrea Barzagli have joined Gianluigi Buffon in retiring from the Italian national team following Monday's defeat.

Monday Kickoff: Cahill fit to face Honduras, Coutinho 'very happy' at Liverpool and more

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Australia's biggest star looks set to play a part in the Socceroos' biggest game of the World Cup qualifying cycle.

Tim Cahill announced that he is fit for the second leg of Australia's World Cup playoff clash with Honduras. (REPORT)

Philippe Coutinho insisted that he is "very happy" with life at Liverpool.

Monday Kickoff: Everton dismisses Koeman, Mbappe wins Golden Boy and more

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A Premier League club has made a change following a poor start to the season.

Everton has parted ways with Ronald Koeman following the team's poor start to the 2017 season, which currently sees the club in a relegation battle. (REPORT)

Kylian Mbappe was recognized as European soccer's Golden Boy for 2017.

Wednesday Kickoff: Edinson Cavani willing to work with Neymar, Keylor Navas unfazed by speculation and more

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While two teammates appear set to work together for the good of the club, one big-name goalkeeper isn't looking over his shoulder despite rumors indicating he should be.

Edinson Cavani says that he and Neymar don't have to be friends as long as they play like professionals and lead the PSG attack.