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December 1, 2014

James Rodriguez
22:05 GMT

The Real Madrid man was included as the shortlist for Goal of the Year was whittled down to three

Yacine Brahimi
22:02 GMT

The Algeria star paid tribute to his club and country after being handed the award on Monday

Ballon d'Or nominees (picture courtesy of goal.com)
21:14 GMT

Fifa and France Football have revealed the names of the three candidates who will fight it out for the prize

2022 Qatar World Cup logo
21:02 GMT

A top MP has revealed that the 2018 and 2022 World Cups bid is completely corrupt after allegations around the tournaments emerged.

Pele
11:00 GMT

Brazilian football legend Pele has been taken off intensive kidney treatment and his condition is improving, according to the Sao Paulo hospital that is treating him.

November 30, 2014

Southampton 0-3 Manchester City: 10-man Blues go second
16:49 GMT

Goals from Yaya Toure, Frank Lampard and Gael Clichy gave Manuel Pellegrini's men a resounding victory over Ronald Koeman's high-flying side at St Mary's on Sunday

2022 FIFA World Cup logo
15:04 GMT

FIFA executive committee member Theo Zwanziger has said that the 2022 World Cup should be taken away from Qatar and spread around Arab countries four years later.

Ahly squad
14:40 GMT

Ahly lost 2-1 at Sewe Sport in the CAF Confederation Cup first leg in Abidjan

November 29, 2014

Sunderland 0-0 Chelsea: League leaders held in scrappy clash (picture courtesy of goal.com)
19:58 GMT

The top flight table-toppers kept their unbeaten record intact but were pushed all the way by Gus Poyet's dogged Black Cats as the points were shared at the Stadium of Light

Liverpool 1-0 Stoke City: Glen Johnson secures vital win for Rodgers
17:36 GMT

Glen Johnson's late goal ended Liverpool's four-match Premier League winless run and ensured a dramatic 1-0 win over Stoke City.

Manchester United 3-0 Hull City: Van Gaal's men hammer hopeless Tigers
17:33 GMT

Robin van Persie answered his critics with a goal and an assist as Manchester United thrashed Hull City 3-0 in the Premier League.

West Brom 0-1 Arsenal: Welbeck the difference for the Gunners
17:29 GMT

The England striker nodded home on the hour to down the Baggies and secure a first victory in three Premier League outings for Arsene Wenger's side, lifting them into the top four

Sunderland v Chelsea: Preview and Projected Lineups
08:20 GMT

Sunderland have taken five points from their last three matches with a win and two draws and manager Gus Poyet is certain to be happy with his side’s form as of late and a visit from Chelsea will be for certain their biggest challenge of the campaign thus far.

Liverpool v Stoke City: Preview and projected lineups
08:18 GMT

Liverpool again were disappointing in midweek as a strong first half comeback in the UEFA Champions League to go ahead of PFC Ludogorets was undone in the 89th minute to succumb to another poor result.

Manchester United v Hull City: Preview and projected lineups
08:14 GMT

Louis Van Gaal has seen his side into the top four and now will look to solidify their place with another victory. Hull City have lost three on the bounce and Manchester United will be looking for another chance to take advantage of opportunity in the Premier League.