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Say cheese: Cannavaro stripped bare in Asia
Italy's most capped player talks to Al Jazeera about football, retirement and his new role as Al Ahli ambassador.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2011 18:12 GMT
Real promotion for Zidane
With the backing of Jose Mourinho, Zinedine Zidane has taken on the role of sporting director at Real Madrid.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 18:25 GMT
Park Ji-Sung: No unsung hero
Jo Tilley sings out in praise of Manchester United's South Korean midfielder.
Last updated: 12 May 2011 13:07 GMT
French 'quota' findings expected
Government and football federation investigating comments by national team coach Laurent Blanc on dual-nation players.
Last updated: 10 May 2011 09:51 GMT
Brazil 'phenomenon' Ronaldo retires
Striker quits football at the age of 34 to leave the legacy of a brilliant but sporadic career for club and country.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2011 16:52 GMT
Zidane backs Qatar 2022 bid
Former France midfielder says that 'youth of the Middle East' must experience a World Cup on their own soil.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2010 15:01 GMT
Zidane helps rebuild reputations
Former World Cup winner drafted in to inspire shamed French as Euro 2012 qualifiers kick off.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2010 07:54 GMT
World Cup Group A sees hosts South Africa battle against Mexico, France and Uruguay.
World Cup 2010
Last updated: 07 Jun 2010 12:41 GMT
Ribery looks to SA as ban upheld
Bayern player will miss Champs League final but French hopes rest on him at World Cup.
Last updated: 18 May 2010 08:09 GMT
Bayern threaten Real over Ribery
The Germans demand Real Madrid to show them some respect in regard to Franck Ribery.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2009 17:03 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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