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Record TV rights deal saw gap from Premier League to EFL widen to £133m in first year

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 17:00
Some clubs try a "two-year gamble" buying players and paying high wages to win promotion, an expert says.
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Brendan Rodgers: Celtic should have strengthened like Liverpool

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 16:47
Manager Brendan Rodgers says it is "not rocket science" to say Celtic should have strengthened this summer in an attempt to reach the Champions League.
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Ramos criticises Liverpool boss Klopp

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 16:14
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos tells Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp "some of us have been operating at a very high level for many years - I'm not sure he can say the same".
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Ajax reach Champions League play-off round with comfortable win

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 15:34
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scores as Ajax defeat Standard Liege to secure a Champions League play-off tie with Dynamo Kiev.
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10-man Forest equalise in last minute then beat Bury in 22-penalty shootout

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 15:17
Ten-man Nottingham Forest survive a scare from League Two Bury to progress to the Carabao Cup second round after a shootout.
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Middlesbrough avoid Notts County upset on penalties after six-goal thriller

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 15:10
Middlesbrough avoid an upset in the Carabao Cup first round with a penalty shootout victory over League Two side Notts County.
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Leeds continue strong start with cup win over Bolton

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 14:55
Leeds United continue their strong start to the season with a victory over Bolton Wanderers in the Carabao Cup.
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Villa score late winner after Yeovil miss penalty

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 14:51
Aston Villa survive a scare to overcome League Two side Yeovil Town and reach the Carabao Cup second round.
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Celtic out of Champions League after 3-2 aggregate loss to AEK Athens

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 13:53
Celtic are out of the Champions League after AEK Athens secure an aggregate win to progress to the play-off round.
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Real Madrid prepare for first game without Ronaldo - Super Cup preview

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 13:17
Real Madrid play their first competitive game without Cristiano Ronaldo when they take on rivals Atletico Madrid in the Uefa Super Cup.
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Real Madrid: Could Neymar, Mbappe or Hazard replace Ronaldo?

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 12:24
Could Real Madrid turn to Neymar, Eden Hazard or Kylian Mbappe to replace Cristiano Ronaldo?
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World Cup hero Mandzukic retires from Croatia duty

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 11:11
Juventus' Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic announces his retirement from international football at the age of 32.
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Brazilian Ronaldo leaves hospital after pneumonia

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 09:36
Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo is discharged from a hospital in Ibiza after suffering with pneumonia.
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England work placements for BAME coaches

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 08:10
Black and minority ethnic coaches will be offered work placements with senior England teams as part of moves to increase diversity in football.
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Barnsley write supportive letter to fan who discussed depression

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 07:54
Barnsley write a supportive letter to a lifelong fan who openly discussed his depression and anxiety on social media.
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Chelsea's Bakayoko joins AC Milan on loan

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 07:07
Chelsea's France midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko signs for Italian club AC Milan on a season-long loan.
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FA Cup 'hero' George jailed for money laundering

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 06:46
Ricky George, who scored Hereford United's winning goal in 1972, was involved in a house sale fraud.
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Tottenham apologise for 'unavoidable' stadium delay

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 06:13
Tottenham apologise to fans and say the delayed opening of their new stadium is "unavoidable" because they cannot "compromise safety".
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Ian Wright says media criticism of Raheem Sterling is 'tinged with racism'

BBC Football - Soccer - Tue, 08/14/2018 - 04:05
Ian Wright says the media criticism of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling is 'tinged with racism'.
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'More than half of Premier League clubs could play in empty stadiums and make money'

BBC Football - Soccer - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 17:00
BBC Sport looks at how profitable Premier League clubs are thanks to TV money and how important fans are to club finances outside the top flight.
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