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Ronaldo, Messi, Griezmann vie for FIFA best player award

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Paris (AFP) Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann will battle it out for the world player of the year title, FIFA said Friday.

Real Madrid star Ronaldo is favourite for the crown after winning the Champions League and also Euro 2016 with Portugal, even though he exited the final win over France with an early injury.

Ronaldo, Messi, Griezmann vie for FIFA best player award

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Paris (AFP) Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann will battle it out for the world player of the year title, FIFA said Friday.

Real Madrid star Ronaldo is favourite for the crown after winning the Champions League and also Euro 2016 with Portugal, even though he exited the final win over France with an early injury.

Video: Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud clashes with PSG’s Edinson Cavani

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GIROUD BULLYING CAVANI TEARS IN MY EYES pic.twitter.com/S0K5T4ZaqQ g (@_GJC17) November 23, 2016 Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has...

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Video: Arsene Wenger’s press conference after Arsenal 2-2 PSG

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said his side's slow start and finish to last night's game against Paris Saint-Germain cost them two...

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Tweet and Photo: Arsenal player reacts to PSG draw

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Duro partido hoy! Seguimos adelante!

Photos: Arsenal training ahead of PSG game

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A photo posted by Arsenal Official (@arsenal) on Nov 22, 2016 at 5:44am PST Arsenal trained at their London Colney base yesterday as they prepare to...

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Video: Mauricio Pochettino and Harry Kane on Tottenham’s Champions League exit

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Tottenham Hotspur head coach Mauricio Pochettino and striker Harry Kane gave their reaction to the team's Champions League exit following last...

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Video: Monaco 2-1 Tottenham (highlights)

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Tottenham Hotspur crashed out of the Champions League with a limp display and a 2-1 defeat at Monaco last night. The Premier League side were...

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Video: Arsene Wenger and David Ospina speak ahead of Arsenal vs PSG

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and goalkeeper David Ospina held a press conference yesterday ahead of tonight's Champions League clash with...

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Photo: Erik Lamela and Ben Davies watching Monaco vs Spurs

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Watching the boys with @Ben_Davies33 come on you #spurs

Photo: Tottenham team photo ahead of Monaco game

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A photo posted by Tottenham Hotspur (@spursofficial) on Nov 22, 2016 at 12:01pm PST Tottenham Hotspur posed on the pitch at the Stade Louis II ahead...

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Video: Hugo Lloris saves a penalty from Man Utd and Chelsea flop Radamel Falcao

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.@SpursOfficial needed a saviour...step forward Hugo Lloris!

Aaron Ramsey and Theo Walcott miss Arsenal training ahead of PSG game

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These two didn't train today but according to the boss "they should be OK for tomorrow"#AFCvPSG Watch it LIVE ➡️ https://t.co/fh4FyeG5tv...

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Video: Hugo Lloris previews Monaco vs Spurs

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Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has been looking ahead to tomorrow night's Champions League game against Monaco. The skipper held a...

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Photos and Video: Spurs travel to Monaco game

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Tottenham’s Erik Lamela, Toby Alderweireld and Ben Davies out of Monaco game

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TEAM NEWS: @Ben_Davies33, @ErikLamela & @AlderweireldTob still out. All other available players have travelled. #COYS Tottenham Hotspur...

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Video: Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino previews Monaco

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"We know very well that we must win & take the three points." ➡️ Mauricio knows the importance of victory against @AS_Monaco tomorrow....

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Antoine Griezmann drops another Man Utd hint

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#Telefoot Griezmann : "PSG intéressant mais Ligue 1 non. Je préfère la Liga ou la Premier League. Pas dans l'objectif de partir"...

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Video: Man Utd’s Paul Pogba mimics UFC star Conor McGregor

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The notorious walk

Paul Pogba’s Dab Celebration Is Being Used As A Maths Question In French Schools (Photo)

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This is it. This kind of influence. This is what you pay the big bucks for.

According to HITC, Paul Pogba's trademark 'dab' goal celebration is being used as the basis for maths questions in French schools.

In a bid to make Pythagoras' theorem more relatable to les enfants, the exam board have dressed it up as a question about Cristiano Ronaldo being envious of the angles Pogba is able to achieve with his gangly limbs.

Video: Patrice Evra and Paul Pogba perform Let’s Get It On to France shirt

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J'aime mon équipe! j'aime mon frère !j'aime Marvin !Marvin mood!! I love my team !I love my bro#paulpogba! I love marvin! and I love this...

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Pogba’s game not about the goals – Deschamps

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Paris (AFP) France coach Didier Deschamps insists there is an awful lot more to Paul Pogba's game after the Manchester United star found the net again in his country's 2-1 win over Sweden on Friday.

The world's most expensive player headed in France's equaliser before Dimitri Payet got the winning goal in the World Cup qualifier at the Stade de France on Friday.

Video: Man Utd’s Paul Pogba shows off his touch in France training

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There has been evidence in recent weeks that Paul Pogba might be rediscovering something approaching his best form for the first time since joining...

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Chelsea's €100m target: I ask Pogba about Manchester United

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Atlético Madrid forward, Antoine Griezmann, has expressed his desire to play alongside Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba at club level in the future.

Manchester United are one of the many clubs that are reportedly interested to sign Griezmann next summer as José Mourinho seeks to bolster his attacking options.

Chelsea's €100m target: I ask Pogba about Manchester United

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Atlético Madrid forward, Antoine Griezmann, has expressed his desire to play alongside Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba at club level in the future.

Manchester United are one of the many clubs that are reportedly interested to sign Griezmann next summer as José Mourinho seeks to bolster his attacking options.

Europe

3 To See: Chelsea vs. Spurs team news, Bayern Munich vs. Leverkusen and Monaco vs. Marseille

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Another weekend is upon us, and domestic football (particularly the winter break-less English Premier League) rushes headlong towards some key fixtures. Want to know what you should be watching? No...

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Nathan Ake, Kasper Dolberg, Franck Kessie… #JF70 young talents of the week, week 6

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It's #JF70 young talents of the week time. Let's get into it. Which of our 70 chosen star young players shone in the latest round of action around Europe? Read on and find out......

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Enes Unal, Ousmane Dembele, Kylian Mbappe… #JF70 Young Talents of the Week, week 5

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The #JF70 is our annual selection of the top most exciting young players to watch in Europe around a variety of Europe's major leagues. After selecting the best young talents to watch in...

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Videos and Photos: Spurs training in Monaco

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Hugo leads the way as the lads make their way out for training at the Stade Louis II. #COYS pic.twitter.com/SEx3CvPMmO Tottenham Hotspur...

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England U21: Duncan Watmore And Lewis Baker Net Stunners But Young Lions Lose To France (Video)

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Aidy Boothroyd's England U21 side saw their 15-game unbeaten run come to an end on Monday night, with the Young Lions losing 3-2 to France in a friendly clash in Bondoufle.

However, both the England goals were crackers, with Sunderland striker Duncan Watmore opening the scoring via a superb chipped effort.

Videos: Chelsea’s Lewis Baker, Celtic’s Moussa Dembele and Duncan Watmore on the scoresheet as France U21 beat England U21

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.@SunderlandAFC striker Duncan Watmore opens the scoring for @England U21s with a sublime chip.

Video: Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny makes a magnificent block for France vs Sweden

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Arsenal centre-back Laurent Koscielny was at his commanding best for France as they beat Sweden in a World Cup qualifier last night. The...

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World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Updated Standings, Results and Talking Points

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The calendar year 2016’s last international break provided the setting for the latest stop in the long road to qualification for the 2018 World Cup. 63 matches were played across six continents, as the qualification picture for the finals in Russia became clearer after the latest round of matches.

Payet gets winner as France mark anniversary of attacks

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Paris (AFP) Paul Pogba and Dimitri Payet scored as France fought back to beat Sweden 2-1 in a World Cup qualifier on Friday that was marked by tributes to the victims of last year's Paris terror attacks.

Emil Forsberg had put Sweden in front from a free-kick early in the second half at the Stade de France in a meeting of the top two teams in Group A in European qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

Payet gets winner as France mark anniversary of attacks

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Paris (AFP) Paul Pogba and Dimitri Payet scored as France fought back to beat Sweden 2-1 in a World Cup qualifier on Friday that was marked by tributes to the victims of last year's Paris terror attacks.

Emil Forsberg had put Sweden in front from a free-kick early in the second half at the Stade de France in a meeting of the top two teams in Group A in European qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

Where to find France vs. Sweden on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch France vs. Sweden, you've come to the right place.

Both France and Sweden are tied with the same number of points atop Group A in World Cup qualifying from the UEFA region, so the top of the table clash between both countries could help determine who will be in pole position in this group after today's game.

Where to find France vs. Sweden on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch France vs. Sweden, you've come to the right place.

Both France and Sweden are tied with the same number of points atop Group A in World Cup qualifying from the UEFA region, so the top of the table clash between both countries could help determine who will be in pole position in this group after today's game.

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France held in Ivory Coast friendly

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Lens (France) (AFP) A much-changed France team was held to a goalless draw by African champions the Ivory Coast in a friendly in the northern city of Lens on Tuesday.

The Ivorians came closest to breaking the deadlock at a packed Stade Bollaert-Delelis in the 11th minute when a fierce strike by the Basel left-back Adama Traore smashed against the post and Salomon Kalou converted the rebound, only for the offside flag to deny the Hertha Berlin striker.

France elects first woman football chief

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Paris (AFP) Nathalie Boy De La Tour became the first female president of one of European football's big leagues when she took over the French Professional Football League (LFP) on a four-year term on Friday.

Boy De La Tour, 48, who previously worked with the 'Football Foundation' which promotes the game in the community, takes over fromFrederic Thiriez who resigned last month after 14 years.

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Liverpool’s Adam Lallana linked with £40m move to Paris Saint-Germain

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Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana is a £40m transfer target for French champions Paris Saint-Germain, according to The Sun on Sunday. The former...

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