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LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester United forward Radamel Falcao is back in training after overcoming a niggling calf problem, the 28-year-old confirmed on Twitter on Sunday.
Falcao, on loan...

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:14:27 +1300
Iniesta out of Barca's Champions League game at APOEL (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591703

MADRID (Reuters) - Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta has failed to recover from a calf strain and will miss Tuesday's Champions League Group F match at APOEL Nicosia.
Iniesta, who sus...

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:01:08 +1300
Woeful Liverpool suffer more pain at Palace (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591662

London (AFP) - Liverpool's Selhurst Park curse returned to haunt them on Sunday as late goals from Joe Ledley and Mile Jedinak earned Crystal Palace a 3-1 victory in rain-soaked south London.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:43:52 +1300
Valencia lose ground after derby defeat at Levante (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591597

By Iain Rogers
MADRID (Reuters) - Valencia lost ground on La Liga's early pace-setters when they slipped to a surprise 2-1 reverse at mid-table city rivals Levante on Sunday.
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:29:15 +1300
Harmonious Palace produce Warnock-esque performance (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591530

LONDON (Reuters) - Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock saw a lot of himself in his players as they shrugged off rumours of disharmony in the camp to beat Liverpool 3-1 at home in the Premier League on...

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:53:33 +1300
Cool-headed Cagliari hold Napoli in 3-3 thriller (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591531

Milan (AFP) - Cool-headed Cagliari fought back from a two-goal deficit to claim a precious 3-3 draw away to Napoli on Sunday, which left Rafael Benitez's men six points behind second-placed Roma.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:52:14 +1300
Woeful Liverpool suffer more pain at Palace (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591246

London (AFP) - Liverpool suffered more Selhurst Park misery as struggling Crystal Palace came from behind to clinch a shock 3-1 win over the lacklustre Reds on Sunday.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:41:25 +1300
Liverpool misery goes on but Spurs bounce back to win (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591238

Crystal Palace heaped more misery on a mentally frail Liverpool when they came from behind to win 3-1 in the Premier League on Sunday, six months after effectively ending the northern club's title hopes when they drew 3-3.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:39:53 +1300
Low-key Emirates clash shows how far mighty have fallen (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591149

By Sam Holden
LONDON (Reuters) - It was a clash between two of the Premier League's biggest teams in name only and Manchester United's smash and grab 2-1 win at Arsenal on Saturday prov...

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:04:59 +1300
Dortmund CEO Watzke issues wakeup call for struggling team (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25591032

By Karolos Grohmann
BERLIN (Reuters) - Borussia Dortmund players must pull themselves out of a domestic rut that has left them 15th in the Bundesliga and not expect problems to go away,...

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:06:27 +1300