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Contest for Ballon d'Or again between Messi, Ronaldo

Contest for Ballon d'Or again between Messi, Ronaldo

November 6, 2012


Filed under Sports

FIFA’s Ballon d’Or is the most prestigious individual award in soccer. The award, which denotes the best soccer player of the previous year, will be presented on Jan. 7, 2013. Out of all the players in every league around the world, a shortlist was announced last week with 23 players. On Nov....

Supporting independence movement through sports

Supporting independence movement through sports

October 3, 2012


Filed under Opinion

LONDON — At Temple Pier in central London, English-accented Spanish and Catalan cheers echo down the Thames every Saturday night. The cheers in question emanate from Bar&Co, where the Penya Blaugrana London, a group of supporters group for the football — known as soccer in the United States —...