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FUNNY GAME: Liverpool's Mario Balotelli and Raheem Sterling share a joke in training at Anfield yesterday ahead of tonight's Champions League game against Real Madrid.

Rodgers urges troops to join ranks of the Liverpool legends

Champions League Group B
Liverpool v Real Madrid
Tonight 7.45pm, Anfield

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John Caulfield

City take preparations to college all-weather pitch

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Dundalk v Cork City Friday: Oriel Park, 7.45pm

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Alvaro Arbeloa

Arbeloa: Real wary of Anfield atmosphere

Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa knows all about Anfield’s capacity to intimidate on European nights and revealed that even Cristiano Ronaldo has warned his team-mates to expect something unique this evening.

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Wenger has faith in Martinez

Champions League Group D
Anderlecht v Arsenal
Tonight: 7.45pm

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David Moyes

Moyes appointment a club decision, claims Fergie

Alex Ferguson insists it is "nonsense" to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of David Moyes as his Manchester United successor.

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Remy blow puts veteran Drogba centre stage

Champions League Group G
Chelsea 6 NK Maribor 0

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Pellegrini: City will overcome Moscow meltdown

Champions League Group E
CSKA Moscow 2 Manchester City 2

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Roy: Fairytale finale never on cards for me and Alex

Roy Keane has reopened his feud with Alex Ferguson by claiming his former manager preached loyalty but never showed him any.

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Blind bags a point for United

Premier League
West Brom 2 Manchester United 2

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Ahmed Musa

Musa says CSKA don’t fear ‘weak’ City

Champions League Group E
CSKA Moscow v Man City
Today: Arena Khimkj, 5pm

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Diego Costa

Mourinho angry at del Bosque over injury to Costa

Champions League Group G
Chelsea v Maribor
Tonight: Stamford Bridge, 7.45pm

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TERRACE TALK: Reaction from the weekend’s top Premiership

Send in the clowns for a Real test

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Monk accuses Moses of ‘blatant dive’

Stoke 2 Swansea 1

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Lucky win fails to hide Liverpool shortcomings

QPR 2 Liverpool 3

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Real seek Anfield revenge

Tuesday, March 10, 2009, and Marca’s editors are sure they are onto a winner.

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Van ‘stupid’ to invite people to analyse reign after three months

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal admits he was "stupid" to invite people to analyse his reign after three months.

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Corinthians advance

College Corinthians exacted quick revenge on neighbours Douglas Hall as the Castletreasure outfit advanced to the third round of the FAI Intermediate Cup with a 3-0 victory at Moneygourney on Saturday.

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Farrelly and McKevitt goals see Ireland through

The Republic of Ireland Women’s U17 team yesterday qualified for the Elite Phase of the 2014-15 Uefa European Women’s U17 Championships with a game to spare.

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Jose finds right formula

Crystal Palace 1 Chelsea 2

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Wenger slated for rudeness

Arsene Wenger has been slated after his staggeringly rude responses to a BBC journalist in a post-match interview.

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Relieved Pardew puts Ashley in the picture

Newcastle 1 Leicester 0

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More to come from City, says Hart

Manchester City 4 Tottenham 1

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Alderweireld not getting carried away

Southampton 8 Sunderland 0

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Cole inspired by Hammers’ summer additions

Burnley 1 West Ham 3

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Barkley ‘born to play football’

Everton 3 Aston Villa 0

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Gunners’ defensive weakness worrying for Wenger

Arsenal 2 Hull 2

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