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Balotelli Returned to Italy with Hope. It Has Been Crushed Again by Racism

Balotelli Returned to Italy with Hope. It Has Been Crushed Again by Racism

“You can’t delete racism. It’s like a cigarette. You can’t stop smoking if you don’t want to, and you can’t stop racism if people don’t want to.” Six years have passed since Mario Balotelli spoke those words in an interview with Sports Illustrated. He was on top of the world, Italy’s No.

Bloody-Minded Characters Could Lift Pep Guardiola to Even More Success

Bloody-Minded Characters Could Lift Pep Guardiola to Even More Success

One of the many tragedies of humanity is that the things we like in others – and in ourselves – are strongly related to the things we don’t like.

Can Liverpool vs. Manchester City Be Accepted as England’s Biggest Game?

Crunch time arrives in the Premier League at the weekend. It is only necessary to glance at the league table now or last season to see why games between Liverpool and Manchester City are important in terms of the title race.

Ten of the Most Prolific Strikers in Europe This Season

Ten of the Most Prolific Strikers in Europe This Season

Afew strikers in Europe’s top leagues have enjoyed blistering starts to the season. Robert Lewandowski set a new record on Saturday by scoring in the first nine games of a Bundesliga season, but he is not the only striker on top form.

Daniele De Rossi’s Adventure With Boca Juniors Confirms Football’s Fall in Argentina

Daniele De Rossi’s Adventure With Boca Juniors Confirms Football’s Fall in Argentina

Daniele De Rossi came to Buenos Aires to follow a dream. He was 36 and had a fine career behind him. He could have retired. He could have opted for a sinecure in the Middle East or China. He could have gone into coaching or television punditry.

Lebanon's Al Ahed Clinch AFC Cup with Win over North Korean Side

Lebanon's Al Ahed Clinch AFC Cup with Win over North Korean Side

Lebanon's Al Ahed clinched the AFC Cup Monday with a dominant 1-0 win over 10-man 4.25 SC from North Korea, a game shifted to Malaysia from Pyongyang following a blacked-out World Cup qualifier. The final of Asia's second-tier club tournament was moved following last month's surreal showdown betw

Former F1 Champ Fernando Alonso Confirmed for Ula Neom Rally

Former F1 Champ Fernando Alonso Confirmed for Ula Neom Rally

Two-times Formula One champion and double Le Mans 24 Hours winner Fernando Alonso will compete in the first edition of the Ula Neom Rally that kicks off next week. The race is one round of the Saudi Desert Rally Championship.

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