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Make money on Messi filling his boots against Greece

Back Argentina’s mercurial forward to finally get on the scoresheet

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The goals have started flowing in this year’s World Cup, and the planet’s best footballers are finally getting in on the action.

Lionel Messi is still yet to get on the scoresheet, despite being instrumental in Argentina‘s first [...]

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Lionel Messi and Carlos Tevez vow to reform Oasis

Jinking Argentinians hope money will heal rift between Gallaghers

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Carlos Tevez and Lionel Messi have promised to offer swaggering Mancunians Noel and Liam Gallagher a blank cheque to reform Oasis, if Argentina win the World Cup this year.

Apparently Tev has given up trying to convince everyone to listen [...]

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LOST IN TRANSLATION

Diego: definitely a ladies’ man

Can love help win the World Cup?

One hack’s innocent question is presumably mangled into a worrying statement about ‘player love’ by Diego’s translator. [via 101GG]

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The 10 most exciting players at the World Cup… for now

Yes, meet three of them

Ronaldo Kaka and Messi

Of course, a World Cup can make footballers, break footballers, or simply uncover magnificent attacking talent, and over the next few weeks one or two names will surely be introduced into the global vernacular.

In England [...]

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