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BERLIN (Reuters) - Borussia Dortmund, languishing in 15th place in the Bundesliga, received an unexpected pep talk from league rivals Bayern Munich, despite icy relations between the two clubs who fac...

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 10:46:58 +1300
World-leading goal-machine Aleksandar Duric quits at 44 (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25402156

Singapore (AFP) - Singapore great Aleksandar Duric will bid farewell to one of football's most extraordinary and prolific careers when he plays his last match on Friday at the age of 44.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 10:31:32 +1300
CSKA to test Zenit's title claims (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25402052

Moscow (AFP) - Zenit St Petersburg's title ambitions face a stiff test on Saturday when Andre Villas-Boas' Russian league leaders take on reigning champions CSKA Moscow.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 10:05:52 +1300
Santalab shoulders ACL final load (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25402042

Brendon Santalab and Tomi Juric are unlikely to share a pitch in the Asian Champions League final but that doesn't mean they can't work together.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 10:05:36 +1300
Key duo back for Glory Women (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25400805

Influential midfielder Collette McCallum and star striker Samantha Kerr will return to the Perth Glory Women squad for Sunday’s Westfield W-League clash against Melbourne Victory at Lakeside Stadium.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:47:10 +1300
Western Sydney's meteoric rise (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25400037

Western Sydney Wanderers have had a remarkable run since an auspicious opening match in October 2012.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:43:04 +1300
Moss not falling for A-League mind games (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25398435

Central Coast coach Phil Moss rates Graham Arnold as one of the finest football coaches Australia has produced.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:05:47 +1300
Give A-League refs full-time jobs: Lowe (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25394779

Perth Glory striker Andy Keogh will be aiming to add to his tally of nine goals when he lines up against Newcastle Jets at nib Stadium on Saturday night.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:50:17 +1300
United scent blood in Manchester derby (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25397331

Scarred by a run of three games without victory, misfiring Premier League champions Manchester City will attempt to reassert their authority when they host derby rivals Manchester United this weekend.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:34:00 +1300
Wanderers keen to step up effort (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25392878

Winger Mateo Poljak says win or lose against Al-Hilal in the Asian Champions League final, coach Tony Popovic deserves the plaudits.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:14:03 +1300