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UEFA Champions League: 10-man Arsenal routed once again by Bayern Munich

German football giants Bayern Munich humiliated Arsenal 5-1 to complete a 10-2 triumph in their Champions League knockout stage tie at the Emirates Stadium in London.

While few expected the Gunners to prevail after being routed 1-5 in the first leg in Munich, the disgust of the fans at the Emirates after the final whistle on Tuesday was palpable. This marks the seventh consecutive year, Arsenal has been knocked out of the Champions League in the round of 16.


UEFA Champions League: Ramos powers Real Madrid past Napoli

Sergio Ramos led Real Madrid to a 3-1 victory over Napoli in the second leg for a 6-2 win on aggregate to book a seventh consecutive trip to the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals for the holders.

Having already hoisted the trophy a record 11 times, Los Blancos are trying to become the first team to win Europe's elite club competition two years in a row.


Guardiola disappointed with the price of local talent

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Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola feels English footballers are too expensive.

"I would like to have English players, believe me, but they are so expensive," the Spaniard was quoted as saying by BBC on Tuesday.


Chapecoense win on Copa Libertadores debut

Chapecoense celebrated their Copa Libertadores debut by defeating Venezuela's Zulia 2-1 here, just 14 weeks after the Brazilian football club lost most of their players in a plane crash.

Reinaldo opened the scoring in the 33rd minute and Luiz Antonio doubled the visitors' lead just after the hour mark at the Jose Pachencho stadium on Tuesday.


Manchester United superstar handed 3 game ban, to miss Chelsea clash

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Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be banned for three matches after admitting a Football Association charge of violent conduct in last weekend's English Premier League (EPL) match against Bournemouth.

Ibrahimovic was charged with elbowing Bournemouth defender Tyrone Mings in the match at Old Trafford on Saturday. The Swede had said after the match that Mings had "jumped into" his elbow.


USA to Face Panama, Martinique and Winner of Haiti/Nicaragua Playoff in Group B of 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup

The U.S. Men's National Team will begin its quest for a sixth regional title when they open Group B action of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup against Panama on Saturday, July 8 at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn.

Following the opening match, the U.S. will go on to play Martinique on Wednesday, July 12, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. Three days later, it will wrap up group play against either Haiti or Nicaragua on Saturday, July 15, at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio.


Canada draws Honduras, Costa Rica and French Guiana at 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup

Canada will open the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup against debutants French Guiana before taking on Costa Rica and Honduras in the group stage of this summer's confederation championship. Canada's quest opens at Harrisburg, NJ on 7 July before moving to Dallas for the 11 July match against Costa Rica and Houston for the 14 July match against Honduras.

Taking place every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup is the official national team championship of North America, Central America and the Caribbean.  Drawing large crowds and millions of television viewers from across the region, the Gold Cup is a celebration of soccer, sportsmanship, and culture.


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