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Anelka sacked by West Brom
Premier League club issues statement saying they are terminating the striker's contract for gross misconduct.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2014 08:26 GMT
Anelka banned, fined for 'quenelle' salute
WBA's French striker Nicolas Anelka has been banned for five games and fined an offensive gesture in the league.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2014 17:28 GMT
Dieudonne acquitted over 'anti-Semitic' video
French comedian's lawyer successfully argued that no one could prove that it was Dieudonne who had posted the video.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2014 04:17 GMT
How Chinese football is so popular in Asia
From big-name imports to lucrative contracts, Chinese football has become the most popular and followed in the region.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2014 10:20 GMT
French cities ban controversial comic
Dieudonne M'bala M'bala performances barred over trademark gesture seen by critics as having anti-Jewish connotation.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 00:27 GMT
France considers ban on 'anti-Jew' comedian
Comedian Dieudonne, whose down-arm salute is viewed as being Nazi-inspired, insists gesture is not anti-Jewish.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2014 20:19 GMT
Anelka defends 'anti-Semitic' gesture
French footballer says action was merely "anti-establishment", as he could face minimum five-match suspension.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2013 20:46 GMT
Manchester City rise to EPL summit
Edin Dzeko lifts City to top in 1-0 win over Crystal Palace, as Man United stay in the title race by beating Norwich.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2013 20:04 GMT
Respect due to those in blue
France's victory over Ukraine ditched the legacy of South Africa 2010 and gave them a whole new mindset for Brazil 2014.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 20:32 GMT
Sven's Chinese football odyssey
After stints at Benfica, Lazio, Manchester City and England, Sven-Goran Eriksson is relishing a brand new challenge.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2013 14:12 GMT
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