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Anti-doping controls make surprise Barcelona visit

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by Marca.com

Barcelona were paid an unscheduled visit by anti-doping controllers on Friday with eleven first-team players taken aside before training. The routine engagement came before the Azulgrana's final training session ahead of their lunchtime clash with Celta Vigo on Saturday. Samples were taken from Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Gerard Pique, Ivan Rakitic, Sergio Busquets, Andres Iniesta, Luis Suarez, L...Full Story »

Port Vale player suffers horrendous facial injuries

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by Marca.com

Port Vale defender Adam Yates suffered serious facial damage after a brutal collision with goalkeeper Sam Hornby in a reserve match. He fractured his nose, cheekbones and eye socket as well as having a broken upper jaw and wrist following the clash that also required him to have stitches above and below his left eye and must wait to see if there is any long term damage to his sight. "Everybo...Full Story »

Wesley Said scores late winner as Dijon down Bordeaux

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Wesley Said's late goal earned Dijon a fifth win in seven Ligue 1 games as Malcom's stunner was in vain for Bordeaux. Jonathan Cafu scored the opener after Alexandre Mendy's effort was cleared off the line, but ex-Bordeaux man Cedric Yambere headed home Xeka's corner to equalise.Just two minutes after that, though, Malcom restored the visitors' lead in some style. The 20-year-old Brazilian cut ...Full Story »

Malaga 0 - 0 Levante: Goalless draw leaves Malaga in bottom three

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Malaga remain deep in relegation trouble in LaLiga following a goalless draw at home to Levante. Adrian Gonzalez had the best chance of the match, seeing an effort come back off the post in a second half which the hosts dominated. But Malaga had to settle for a draw that leaves them third bottom in the table, four points from safety. Levante, hammered 5-0 by Atletico Madrid in their last...Full Story »

Napoli 0 - 1 Juventus: Higuain returns to haunt former club as Juventus edge Serie A leaders Napoli

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Serie A leaders Napoli surrendered their unbeaten start to the season as Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain returned to haunt his former club with the only goal in a 1-0 win. Higuain was a major injury doubt before the game after undergoing surgery on a broken bone in his left hand earlier this week, but was named in the starting XI by head coach Massimiliano Allegri. And the gamble paid off a...Full Story »

Danny Rowe on the mark as AFC Fylde take Wigan to a replay

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Non-league AFC Fylde held neighbours Wigan to a 1-1 draw with a Danny Rowe penalty forcing the 2013 winners to a replay.Rowe's 70th-minute spot-kick cancelled out Will Grigg's first-half header to keep the National League side in the hat for Monday's third-round draw.Wigan dominated the first half, Grigg nodding onto the bar and Gavin Massey coming close.But Northern Ireland international Grigg...Full Story »

Substitute Henri Lansbury earns Aston Villa hard-fought point at Leeds

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Henri Lansbury came off the bench to earn Aston Villa a 1-1 draw from a hard-fought Sky Bet Championship clash with Leeds at Elland Road.The midfielder had not featured since mid-September due to injury and he made up for lost time by firing in his first goal for the midlands club 19 minutes from time.Leeds had taken an early lead through Pontus Jansson's header but they could not match their f...Full Story »

SC Freiburg 0 - 0 Hamburger: Freiburg and Hamburg settle for goalless draw

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Freiburg and Hamburg battled out an uninspiring goalless draw on Friday night which did little to boost either side's position in the Bundesliga standings. Neither goalkeeper was unduly tested at the Schwarzwald Stadion as the teams toiled for a point apiece which left them in 16th and 15th spots, respectively. Nils Petersen saw a long-range volley tipped over the bar by HSV goalkeeper Chris...Full Story »

Cardiff hit back to see off Norwich on Neil Warnock's birthday

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Cardiff sealed a 3-1 comeback win over Norwich thanks to goals from Joe Ralls, Junior Hoilett and Omar Bogle as they made it a 69th birthday to remember for manager Neil Warnock.All three home strikes came in the second half as the Bluebirds overturned a 1-0 half-time deficit following Marco Stiepermann's opener for Norwich.The victory was Cardiff's 13th in the league this season and moves them...Full Story »

Chris Flood set to be available for Slough

Posted Saturday, December 02, 2017 by PA

Slough expect to have striker Chris Flood available again following a hamstring problem for the FA Cup second-round tie against Rochdale on Monday.Manny Williams could be back in contention to start after coming off the bench to score a late equaliser in the FA Trophy against Hendon, which the Rebels lost on penalties.Forward Brad Wadkins should also be available along with defender Alan Inns a...Full Story »

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