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Rojo pens deal with Man Utd

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Man United,s New signing Marcos Rojo.Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign Argentina defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon.

Wood, Westwood needs to pick form

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Woods, Westwood needs to pick form for Ryder Cup. The English former world number one is among several big names for whom this week's World Golf Championships in Ohio and the US PGA, which starts on 7 August, are crucial to their hopes of appearing at golf's biggest showdown at Gleneagles in September.

McIlroy sets sights on Masters and dominance

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Rory Mcllroy wins his first British Open title, finishing the tournament at 17 under par. Rory McIlroy hopes to "dominate" golf and emulate the success of Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods after his Open Championship success.

Lahm retires following WC win

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Germany Lahm captain retires.Germany captain Philipp Lahm has retired from international football after leading his side to victory at the World Cup in Brazil.

World Cup's brightest

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World Cup Brazil's brightestThey may not be new to everyone,but Brazil 2014 brought a handful of players to the attention of a wider global audience who sat up and took notice of them.

Messy deserved Golden Ball award

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Argentinas Lionel Messi was named the tournaments best player by FIFAs Technical Study Group.Argentina's Lionel Messi deserved to be named as the best player at the World Cup despite their 1-0 final defeat by Germany, said coach Alejandro Sabella.

Golden Ball nominees named

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10 players vying for top award As a memorable 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil draws to a close, FIFA has officially announced the names of the ten players in the running for the adidas Golden Ball, which is awarded to the competitions most outstanding performer.

FIFA names Golden Glove nominees

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FIFA names top goalkeeper's for awardThe 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil have witnessed some remarkable displays of goalkeeping from Guillermo Ochoas spectacular stop from Neymar, to Tim Howards record-breaking 16 saves against Belgium.

Scolari refuses to resign

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Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari watches his side crumble against GermanyGoals from Thomas Muller, Miroslav Klose, Sami Khedira and bracesfrom Toni Kroos and Andre Schurrle send Germany through to World Cup final.

Higuain sends Argentina in semis

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Victorious Argentina players following the 1-0 win over Belgium  Gonzalo Higuains first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semifinals on Saturday with a 1-0 win over a disappointing Belgium.

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