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Video: Liverpool 4-2 Notts County

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Liverpool needed extra-time before they were able to see off League One opponents Notts County and progress in the Capital One Cup. Raheem Sterling gave the Reds the lead with a lovely solo effort before in-form Daniel Sturridge fired in a second. But the Premier League team was pegged back. A Yoann Arquin header and [.

Wayne Rooney slows down

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He doesn't have hair, he's fat, he doesn't score

" Then I remember - I drank a few bevvies while I was away. I'm stocky. I'm not like Ryan Giggs, all bone and lean muscle."

So writes Wayne Rooney in his new book, My Decade in the Premier League. He now has problems walking for at least a half hour the morning after a game.

Responsibility, Teamwork, Goals – We could be onto something

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A trip to Anfield is always full of trepidation, despite Liverpool's recent decline, they are still a team that hold many dangers. If the Kop are allowed to get into the game they can be a telling 12th man roaring their team on. With this in mind Arsène Wenger and his newly arranged squad deserve a large amount of credit for making the game a very relaxed enjoyable affair for us fans.

Responsibility, Teamwork, Goals – We could be onto something

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A trip to Anfield is always full of trepidation, despite Liverpool's recent decline, they are still a team that hold many dangers. If the Kop are allowed to get into the game they can be a telling 12th man roaring their team on. With this in mind Arsène Wenger and his newly arranged squad deserve a large amount of credit for making the game a very relaxed enjoyable affair for us fans.

Clinical Gunners down the Reds at Anfield

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Two of Arsenal's summer signings, namely Lukas Podolski and Santi Cazorla, struck either side of the break to win 2-0 at Liverpool and force the home side to remain without a single win in the Premier League this season.

Podolski made his impact right in front of the Kop at the half-hour mark when he finely struck from the left side of the box to give Pepe Reina no chance of a save.

Downing to play left-back or should he be moved on??

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With the arrival of Oussama Assaidi and emergence of teenager Raheem Sterling, Downings hopes of a regular first team role on one of the flanks looks increasingly unlikely.

The 28-year-old England international has struggled to impress on his first season at Anfield, failing to score or collect an assist despite of his 36 Premier League appearances last season.

Skrtel Slip Up Lets City Steal Draw

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Liverpool put in a fantastic performance on Sunday at Anfield and should have collected all three points, unfortunately for the Reds a Skrtel mistake late on allowed Man City to find an equaliser.

Brendan Rodgers proved that he had faith in his youngsters as he started Martin Kelly and Raheem Sterling.

Fellaini Header Seals Everton Win

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Last night Manchester United's Premier League campaign got off to the worst possible start following a 1-0 loss to Everton at Goodison Park. Within the opening half hour, Marouane Fellaini had...

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Fellaini Header Seals Everton Win

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Last night Manchester United's Premier League campaign got off to the worst possible start following a 1-0 loss to Everton at Goodison Park. Within the opening half hour, Marouane Fellaini had...

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Fletcher Returns to United Action, As Anderson Scores Cracker

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Darren Fletcher returned to Manchester United duty tonight as he came on for the last half hour of United's 2-1 defeat to Aberdeen in Neil Simpson's testimonial, with United midfielder Anderson getting on the score sheet with a cracker.

Beckham And Henry Inspire MLS All-Stars To Victory Over Chelsea (Video)

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By Alan Duffy

A star-studded MLS XI, which featured David Beckham and Thierry Henry, ran out 3-2 winners against Chelsea in Pennsylvania on Wednesday night. John Terry and Frankie Lamps were on the scoresheet for the Blues but goals from Chris Wondolowski, Chris Pontius and former Fulham man Eddie Johnson secured the victory for the All-star side.

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United States v Jamaica – Match Preview – WCQ – 11 September 2012

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The United States needs a win in CONCACAF 2014 World Cup Qualifying as they host Jamaica on September 11, 2012. The match will take place at Columbus Crew Stadium with kickoff scheduled for 8 PM USA EST.

USA manager Jurgen Klinsmann

"We gave away cheap free kicks and lost the game based on that.

David Beckham scores from distance and with yet another free kick for brace against Portland

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David Beckham scored two lovely goals within five minutes of each other in the LA Galaxy's 5-3 win over Portland. The goalfest started in the third minute when Kris Boyd gave Portland a 1-0 head start, but Beckham equalized in the 19th minute with a perfectly placed shot from 35 yards out.

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Moldova 0-5 England – Lampard On The Double As Three Lions Maul Minnows (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Fat Frank Lampard once again provided his trademark goalscoring magic from midfield for England on a night that they totally dominated a dismal Moldovan side.

The Chelsea man netted a first-brace, courtesy of a penalty and then a header, after a fine floated cross from Glen Johnson.

Celtic 2-0 Helsingborgs (4-0 Agg) – Bhoys Back In The Big Time After Parkhead Stroll (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Scottish giants Celtic made it to the Champions League group stages for the first time in four years after comfortably finishing off Helsingborgs at Celtic Park last night.

Taking a two-goal advantage with them into the second leg of his Champions League qualifier, the home side were rarely threatened by the Swedes.

Friendly: England 2-1 Italy – Happy Ending For Three Lions At The Wankdorf (Photos & Highlights)

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By Alan Duffy

Resplendent in what looked like Poland's strip, England's overpaid, loutish footballers, totally devoid of Olympic spirit  like Chris Hoy or that one in the Modern Pentathlon, met Italy on Wedensday night in Berne's Wankdorf Stadium, only a few weeks after the Azzurri dumped them out of EURO 2012.

LA Galaxy 1-1 Tottenham: Robbie Keane Gives Jake Livermore Mid-Game Prostate Examination (Video)

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By Chris Wright

In which LA Galaxy's Robbie Keane conducts a routine prostate exam on former Tottenham teammate Jake Livermore during a pre-season friendly between the two sides at the Home Depot Centre last night...

Lovely.

The match also saw Gareth 'no way he'll be fit in time for the Olympics' Bale scoring for Spurs in a 1-1 draw, David Lopez equalising for the Galaxy on the half-hour mark.

Neymar Suffers Ruptured Broken Shattered Severed Neck vs Team GB (Video)

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By Chris Wright

Team GB played Brazil's London 2012 mob in a pre-Olympic jolly at the Riverside last night, winning 2-0 and putting on a dominant display of football though, sadly, the match was overshadowed by a sickening injury to Neymar on the half-hour mark, when a horrific collision with Ryan Betrand resulted in the Brazilian forward sustaining a rupturedbrokenshatteredsevered neck.

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Dynamo grab late draw with Crew to stay undefeated at home

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The Columbus Crew were minutes away from handing the Houston Dynamo their first MLS defeat inside of BBVA Compass Stadium, but a late Adam Moffat goal made sure to keep the Dynamo unbeaten at home.

Moffat scored in the 82nd minute to help the Dynamo pick up a 2-2 draw with the Columbus Crew on Sunday, a result that ties Houston with the Chicago Fire for third place in the Eastern Conference.

Struck By An Angel: Di Maria Scores Cracker As Argentina Stroll to 3-1 Win Against Germany (Video)

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By Alan Duffy

A weakened German side played host to Lionel Messi and co. at the Commerzbank Arena in Frankfurt on Wednesday night, with Jogi Loew's makeshift team going down 3-1 to the South American giants.

The Germans' cause wasn't helped when, on the half-hour mark, goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler was sent off after bringing down Jose Sosa in the box.

Kickers Split Weekend Series led by Yomby brace

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RICHMOND, VA – Two goals from defender William Yomby gave the Richmond Kickers a split of the weekend series on Saturday night as the home side held on to a 2-1 win against the Charlotte Eagles. Richmond's victory ended Charlotte's six game winning streak and pulled the Kickers back into sole possession of the sixth and final USL-PRO playoff spot.

56ers fall to FC Sonic in NPSL semifinal

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James Graf converted a penalty kick in the 56th minute and second-half sub Leslie Fraser added an insurance goal in the 75th as FC Sonic knocked off the Madison 56ers 2-0 in a National Premier Soccer League semifinal Friday afternoon at Del Norte High School in San Diego.

A Dream Debut

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Revolution forward Jerry Bengtson battles with Red Bulls defender Wilman Conde for a 50/50 ball during Sunday's 2-0 Revolution win. (Photo: Kari Heistad)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. It didn't take Jerry Bengston very long to formally introduce himself to the Foxboro faithful.

Less than a half-hour into his Revolution debut, the 25-year-old Honduran international collected his first MLS goal in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Red Bulls.

Kickers Face Hammerheads Saturday

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KICKERS TRAVEL TO WILMINGTON SATURDAY High-Stakes Match Kicks Off at 7:30 p.m. on USLNation.com


RICHMOND, VA – (Friday, July 6, 2012) – The Richmond Kickers (5-5-5, 20 points) conclude a three-game series against the Wilmington Hammerheads (6-5-4, 22 points) this Saturday, July 7.

Toronto FC extends unbeaten streak after tie with FC Dallas

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If there was still doubt about Toronto FC being a different team under new head coach Paul Mariner, they erased some of it on Wednesday.

Toronto FC went a fifth consecutive game without suffering defeat, tying FC Dallas 1-1 at a soldout FC Dallas Stadium on Wednesday night courtesy of a goal from Danny Koevermans in the first half.

Spain win Euro 2012, define the word ‘domination’

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Spain won Euro 2012 and, in doing so, proved that they are just too good. Winning a historic three major tournaments in a row (Euro 2008, World Cup 2010 and Euro 12) is probably enough to prove that statement alone, but the way they've done is what obliterates any stubborn arguments to the contrary.

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Fall River Closes Out Campaign With 4-0 Win

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EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. Edmundo Juarez scored twice to lead Fall River Sports to a 4-0 win over a short-handed East Providence Sports in Sunday's regular season finale at Riverside Recreation Park.

Juarez, who scored in the 15th and 30th minutes, led the way while Lester Ramirez and Chris Arruda scored in the 26th and 28th minutes, respectively.

Rodgers Plans New Downing Role

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Stewart Downing could have a Liverpool future as a left-back, according to Reds boss Brendan Rodgers.
The £20million signing from Aston Villa has struggled at Anfield since his arrival last summer and has been usurped from his left-wing role by 17-year-old Raheem Sterling.
But Rodgers used Downing at full-back against Hearts in the club's Europa League play-off and is planning a new role for the 28-year-old England international on a long-term basis.

CCL: Win for Seattle

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Seattle opened their 2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League schedule with a 3-1 win over Caledonia on Thursday night at CenturyLink Field. The home side went ahead in the 19th-minute when Sammy Ochoa scored, and it was 2-0 at the half hour mark from a Fredy Montero goal. Andy Rose made it 3-0 in the 43rd, with Caledonia pulling a goal back in the 50th.

Zakuani "overwhelmed" in emotional return

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By JASON MITCHELL

SEATTLE, Wash. –Saturday night at CenturyLink Field saw three different players score goals, but none of those players were the true star of a special evening.

The night beloned to Steve Zakuani.

The earliest hint the London-born midfielder might be back in the 18 for the first time since June 20 and just the second time since breaking his leg in April of 2011 came via an early-afternoon tweet from Zakuani: "Wake up on a high, and then I cross my heart and hope to fly," it read.

Victory Falls to Pioneers 2-0

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Western Mass midfielder Jordan Branco notched a pair of goals in the Pioneers 2-0 win over Boston on Saturday at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Branco appeared on the scoresheet in the 7th and 31st minutes while Pioneers' goalkeeper Warren Gross earned his second straight clean sheet to send Boston to its fifth straight loss.