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Kieran Canning

Kieran Canning

    Five of the best at the Euros
    Five of the best at the Euros
    Here are five players who are in the shop window after helping their countries make an impressive start in France.
    Time for France to forget their troubles
    Time for France to forget their troubles
    A tortuous build-up dominated by off-field controversy and untimely injuries comes to an end for hosts France when they finally get Euro 2016...
    Rafael Benitez named new Real Madrid coach
    Rafael Benitez named new Real Madrid coach
    The club released a statement saying: "Real Madrid will present today, Wednesday, June 3, Rafa Benitez as the new coach of the first team for the...
    Messi leads Barca from crisis club to champions
    Messi leads Barca from crisis club to champions
    A year that equals the best in Barcelona's history, with La Liga in the bag and Champions League and Copa del Rey finals to come, couldn't have...
    Madrid's crumbling season hanging by a thread
    Madrid's crumbling season hanging by a thread
    Real Madrid must overcome a 2-1 first-leg deficit to keep their season alive when a Juventus side boosted by the return of Paul Pogba visit the...
    Germany rout 'worst day of my life', says Brazil coach
    Germany rout 'worst day of my life', says Brazil coach
    "I think it was the worst day of my life," said the 65-year-old. The result, one of the biggest shocks in World Cup history, was "catastrophic," he...
    Messi stunner breaks Iran hearts in injury time
    Messi stunner breaks Iran hearts in injury time
    Three fine second-half saves from goalkeeper Sergio Romero kept Argentina level heading into injury time, while Iran also had a strong penalty...
    Nadal cruises past Youzhnv to possibly face Federer
    Nadal cruises past Youzhnv to possibly face Federer
    World number five Nadal, on Thursday, saw off Youzhny 6-2, 6-3 and will next face either Tommy Haas of Germany or Spanish compatriot David...
    Bayern's Chelsea defeat should be a lesson when facing Dortmund
    Bayern's Chelsea defeat should be a lesson when facing Dortmund
    Bayern Munich will travel to Wembley to play against Borussia Dortmund on May 25 in the final of this year's Champions League competition....
    Barcelona's win against Bayern relies on Messi's fitness
    Barcelona's win against Bayern relies on Messi's fitness
    The world player of the year looked out of sorts in Munich last week as an energetic display from the hosts tore Barca to pieces, but Messi did...