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Messi Says Sevilla Hammering Shows Barca Want to Win All Three Titles

Lionel Messi believes Barcelona showed their appetite for the Copa del Rey by blowing away Sevilla 6-1 on Thursday to pull off a brilliant comeback and book their place in the semi-finals.

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Spain Reopens Inquiry into ex-Barca Player Abidal's Transplant

Spanish authorities have re-opened a probe into ex-Barcelona player Eric Abidal's 2012 liver transplant after confirming that new evidence had come to light suggesting a trafficked organ was used, according to a legal decision seen by AFP.

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Cardiff Players Reluctant to Fly after Sala Plane Incident

The disappearance of a plane carrying striker Emiliano Sala has left some Cardiff players afraid to fly, according to club captain Sol Bamba.

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Stay Humble, Pogba Warns Man Utd after Burnley Stumble

Manchester United's late rally from 2-0 down to snatch a point in a 2-2 draw at home to Burnley on Tuesday was too little, too late for midfielder Paul Pogba.

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Neymar to Miss Man Utd Tie after Being Ruled Out for 10 Weeks

Neymar will miss both legs of Paris Saint-Germain's upcoming Champions League last-16 tie against Manchester United after the French club confirmed on Wednesday that the world's most expensive player would be out for 10 weeks with a metatarsal injury.

However, Neymar will not undergo an operation, with PSG saying the 26-year-old Brazilian had instead agreed on "a conservative treatment" that could see him return in time for the Champions League quarter-finals in April should they qualify.

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Asian Football Body Probes Shoe-Throwing Semi-Final

Asia's football body promised a "thorough investigation" on Wednesday after the United Arab Emirates' turbulent Asian Cup semi-final loss to arch-rivals Qatar, during which fans hurled shoes and bottles.

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Qatar Thrash UAE 4-0 amid Shoe, Bottle Barrage to Reach Asian Cup Final

Qatar punished unwelcoming hosts United Arab Emirates 4-0 in a politically charged clash marred by disgraceful behavior from shoe-throwing fans Tuesday to reach their first Asian Cup final.

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AFC Belatedly Call for Release of Refugee Bahraini Footballer

Asian football officials on Tuesday called for the release of refugee player Hakeem al-Araibi, who has spent more than two months detained in Thailand while Bahrain seeks his extradition.

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Malaysia PM Defiant after Losing Swim Event over Israel Stance

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has branded Israel a "criminal state," hitting back at a decision to strip Malaysia of the right to host a major swimming event for refusing to let Israelis participate.

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Murray Has Hip Resurfacing Surgery

Andy Murray has undergone hip resurfacing surgery in London, the British tennis great told his Instagram followers on Tuesday.

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