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Room for improvement, but Defoe and Bradley proving decisive

Toronto FC are two for two – they are 100 per cent this season. Just take that in for a second. A team with such a history, albeit a brief one, of MLS mediocrity is turning the corner, and in … Continue reading

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Return of the King: Quaresma comeback good for Selecção

Ricardo Quaresma is the ultimate enigma. A played who oozes talent and confidence, Quaresma looked to be destined for greatness when he broke into Sporting Clube de Portugal’s first team 12 years ago. Take that in – it has been … Continue reading

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Return of Matić decisive in Chelsea’s title challenge

Image from espn.go.com Nemanja Matić has had a rather unusual four-and-a-half years. The Serbian midfield powerhouse’s career arc has seemingly come full cycle. But this is not the same player that left Chelsea. The name he wears on his back may be … Continue reading

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