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4 Jun 2019
Brazil soccer star Neymar released a video on Sunday in which he denied an accusation of rape made by an unnamed woman, who alleged that the sports star drunkenly assaulted her at an upmarket hotel in Paris last month.
29 May 2019
Andrea Satori, global head of sport at KPMG, examines the firm's rankings of Europe's most valuable soccer clubs. He speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
12 Dec 2018
Marta joins Pele and Zico to become first female soccer player inducted into Maracana's Hall of Fame
24 Sep 2018
Many of the youth soccer teams in Germany have players with immigration backgrounds. Even though they have spent their lives in Germany and contribute significantly to their teams' success, they are often viewed as different. DW visits one team.
4 Jul 2018
An octopus that successfully predicted all of Japan's World Cup group stage matches was boiled, butchered and sent away to be sold on June 27, according to the fisherman who originally caught the psychic cephalopod.
12 Feb 2018
Saudi Telecom Company Group CEO Khaled Biyari discusses the company's earnings, performance and a $1.8 billion soccer broadcast rights deal.
5 Jan 2018
Former Croatia star Robert Prosinecki is appointed as Bosnia and Herzegovina's national soccer coach.
9 Jul 2017
Belgian soccer star Romelu Lukaku recently arrested for noise complaint.
17 Jun 2017
Says it would be dream match up for 2018 tournament which will take place in Russia.
23 May 2017
Soccer players and coach staff bow their heads in silence in the wake of a bomb attack in the English city of Manchester.
18 Apr 2017
An Argentine soccer fan was declared dead after suffering a vicious attack by a group of men during a first division match at the weekend.
30 Mar 2017
New Cristiano statue draws derision from soccer fans.

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