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Anelka granted leave amid retirement reports

LONDON (AFP) – French striker Nicolas Anelka will miss West Bromwich Albion’s game against Everton this weekend after being granted compassionate leave, the Premier League club announced on Thursday. “West Bromwich Albion can confirm that Nicolas Anelka will not be …

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Wenger rules out Suarez move

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has conceded defeat in his pursuit of Liverpool striker Luis Suarez after declaring there is "no chance" the Uruguayan will move to the Emirates Stadium.

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Rooney saga spices Blues-United tie

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's pursuit of Manchester United's unsettled striker Wayne Rooney has added spice to the first big Premier League match of the season when the title rivals clash at Old Trafford on Monday.

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Neymar saves Barca from Atletico

Brazilian forward Neymar came off the bench to head his first competitive goal for Barcelona and rescue a 1-1 draw at Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday.

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Anyansi wants Enyimba double

Chairman of Enymba, Chief Felix Anyansi Agwu wants a league and Cup double as the People’s Elephants sealed their place in the final of the 2013 Federation Cup on Wednesday.

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Blessing Okagbare takes another medal

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare came third final the 200 metres women final at the World Athletics Championships won by Jamaica’s 100m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, who looked to be in better shape than she was last year when finishing a well-beaten second in the Olympic final.

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