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    Atlético win third Europa Cup title

Atlético win third Europa Cup title

Atlético Madrid defeated Marseille 3-0 to win the Europa Cup for a third time in Wednesday.Marseille failed to become the first French team to win a major European competition since 1995/96, when PSG beat SK Rapid Wien in the Cup Winner’s Cup.Atletico Madrid led 1-0 at the break in the Europa League final.Antoine Griezman's strike separated the two sides as [...]

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    Arsenal to face Atlético Madrid in Europa League semi-final

Arsenal to face Atlético Madrid in Europa League semi-final

Arsenal FC will face Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final.The encounter will be Arsenal's first ever competitive meeting with Atlético Madrid.The North London club's only European semi-final tie against Spanish opposition came in the 2005/06 Champions League tournament when they defeated Villarreal.French side Marseille was drawn to play Salzburg in the second semi-final tie.The Europa League draw took place at [...]

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    Iwobi vs Musa headlines Europa League quarter-finals

Iwobi vs Musa headlines Europa League quarter-finals

Alex Iwobi and Ahmed Musa, Super Eagles teammates, will play against one another in the quarter-final of the Europa League.Iwobi's Arsenal was drawn against Musa's CSKA Moscow on Friday.Athletico Madrid will face Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon while Olympique Marseille will face German side RB Leipzig.The ties will be played on April 5 and April 12.The draw in full:Atlético Madrid Vs [...]

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    Arsenal, Celtic get Europa League round of 32 opponents

Arsenal, Celtic get Europa League round of 32 opponents

Arsenal FC has been drawn against Swedish side, Östersund, in the Europa League round of 32.Spanish giant, Atlético Madrid, will face FC Copenhagen while Borussia Dortmund will slug it out with Atalanta.Scottish side, Celtic FC, will face Russia's Zenit in the knock out round.Here is the full list of the draw:Borussia Dortmund Vs AtalantaNice Vs Lokomotiv MoscowFC Copenhagen Vs Atlético [...]

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    Ayew replaces Enyeama as top African player in France

Ayew replaces Enyeama as top African player in France

Ghana and Marseille midfielder Andre Ayew has been named best African player in France's Ligue 1.Ayew, who celebrated his final days with Marseille, beat Ivory Coast's Max-Alain Gradel (Saint-Etienne) and Tunisia's Aymen Abdennour (Monaco) to the Marc-Vivien Foe Trophy.Last year’s winner, Vincent Enyeama, did not make the final three-man shortlist.Ayew scored 10 goals in 27 appearances this season for the [...]

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    Franck ‘Bilal Yusuf Mohammed’ Ribery ends international career

Franck ‘Bilal Yusuf Mohammed’ Ribery ends international career

France winger Franck Ribery has announced his retirement from international football.Ribery, who adopted the name 'Bilal Yusuf Mohammed' after his conversion to Islam in 2006, revealed his decision in an interview with German magazine Kicker on Wednesday, bringing to end his eight-year international career.The 31-year-old missed out on this summer's World Cup in Brazil with a back injury and in [...]

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