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Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram in October 2014.
2015-05-28, Philadelphia Daily News
MADRID (AP) - Spain is opening a probe into Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau on suspicion of terrorism and crimes against humanity, under the legal principle of...
Ryan Babel
2015-05-28, Goal
The Dutchman, who was signed by Benitez at Liverpool, isn't expecting fireworks from his former manager in the Spanish capital EXTRATIME Will Rafa Benitez be able...
Germany's Sami Khedira smiles during a news conference of the German national soccer team in Erasmia near Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, June 28, 2010. Germany will play Argentina in their World Cup quarterfinal soccer match on Saturday
2015-05-28, Goal
The Madrid midfielder is set to move to Turin on a free transfer, at the end of his contract, after having a secret medical with the Italian champions Real Madrid...
Bayern's Xabi Alonso of Spain watches his team during the soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart in the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany, on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.
2015-05-28, Goal
Following the midfielder's farewell to the Premier League, his former Reds team-mate paid tribute to a player he described as "inspirational" and "magic" Bayern Munich...
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, of France, watches during a Serie A soccer match between Inter Juventus and AC Milan, at the Juventus stadium in Turin, Italy, Sunday, April 21, 2013.
2015-05-28, Goal
The Spanish giants have taken the unusual approach of rubbishing an Italian report linking them with the Frenchman, though no such statement was issued over David De Gea...
FILE - This is a Saturday, July 19, 2014 file photo of Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino as he address the media after a friendly soccer match against the Seattle Sounders in Seattle. The new English Premier League season starts on Saturday Aug. 16, 2014.
2015-05-28, Goal
The 23-year-old is out of contract in the summer with clubs circling but the Spurs head coach remained quiet on his interest for the England Under-21 international...
Chelsea's Kevin De Bruyne passes the ball during their English League Cup soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Emirates stadium in London Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
2015-05-28, Goal
The Belgium international was given just three Premier League outings by the Blues boss and says he will not return to Chelsea while he is still in the hotseat Wolfsburg...
Goal: The president has questioned the timing of the indictments by the US Department of Justice which have rocked the world game in the week of the presidential elections Sepp Blatter has called into question the timing of a series of arrests and indictments ahead...
Goal: The Black Cats are searching for their fifth manager in just over two years following Dick Advocaat's departure, with the PSV Eindhoven boss in the frame to take over After leading Sunderland to safety following a successful three-month stint at the Stadium of...
Sporting Life: The last Champions League qualifying spot will be up for grabs when Lazio take on Napoli at the San Paolo stadium on the final weekend of Serie A. Lazio need only a point in Naples on Sunday to seal third place and join Juventus and Roma in Europe's elite club...
Sporting Life: The Spaniard signed a one-year extension to his Tynecastle contract following a successful debut season in Scotland helping Hearts to win the Scottish Championship.  The former Valencia, Getafe and Levante player made 25 appearances for Hearts and joins...
The Daily Mail: CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST: Real Madrid are reportedly ready to unveil departing Rafa Benitez as their new boss next week and Juventus are rumoured to be eyeing up Sami Khedira....
noodls: (Source: The MillwallFootball & Athletic Company (1985) plc) Meet Millwall's League One opponents BURTON ALBION Founded: 1950Stadium: Pirelli Stadium Nickname: Brewers Position: Champions, League Two Manager: The appointment of former Chelsea favourite Jimmy...
Big News Network: The logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone over a reserved lane for taxis in a street is seen in this photo illustration taken in Madrid on Dec. 10, 2014. ......
Big News Network: Ancelotti led Real Madrid to their 10th Champions League victory last season but was sacked after finishing behind Barcelona in La Liga and losing to Juventus in the semi-finals of the Champions......
Big News Network: Scotland'sAndy Murray, ranked 3rd in the world, succeeded in advancing to the third round of the French Open after beating Portugal's Joao Sousa 6-2, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. In spite of a setback in the ......
London Evening Standard: Juventus are set to confirm the signings of Sami Khedira and Paulo Dybala after the pair underwent successful medicals with...
The Independent: There's not much that's subtle about Madrid's Gran Vía. Blasting through the city centre, it's studded with designer shops, hotels and nightclubs. But hidden away at the street's eastern end, where there seem to be more banks than boutiques, is a new, less...
Goal: The midfielder believes the Gunners' style makes others fear them while he insists Lukas Podolski would be welcomed back into the team following his loan spell at InterMesut Ozil believes every team should be scared of Arsenal as they prepare for...
Canberra Times: Nick Kyrgios celebrates victory over Roger Federer in Madrid earlier this month Photo: Reuters Generation Next has officially arrived, with Thanasi Kokkinakis and Nick Kyrgios the last two Australians standing in the French Open men's singles. The so-called...
BBC News: Spanish midfielder Miguel Pallardo has won a new one-year contract with Hearts after helping the Edinburgh side win promotion to the Scottish Premiership. The 28-year-old joined the Tynecastle club last summer after leaving Levante in his homeland. Pallardo...