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Josh Mansour targeting place in world cup after comeback from knee injury

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Mansour has set his sights on playing in the Rugby League World Cup after a making a successful return from knee surgery in Penrith’s 38-0 defeat of Canterbury.... Read full article

Canterbury set to play first game at Belmore for 13 years as $7m upgrade of ground nears completion

by James Phelps - The Daily Telegraph on

THE Bulldogs are set for a famous return to Belmore with Canterbury to play their first game in 13 years at the spiritual home of the club. As a $7 million upgrade to Belmore Sports Ground reaches its final stages...... Read full article

Syria fans unite for crucial match against Caltex Socceroos!

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Syria will take on the Caltex Socceroos in a crucial 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian Qualifier Playoff at Stadium Australia, Tuesday 10 October, 2017 as they bid to keep their fairytale story alive.... Read full article

FIFA Recommends November-December for World Cup in Qatar

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A FIFA task force has recommended playing the 2022 World Cup in November-December to avoid the summer heat in Qatar. FIFA says the task force chose the option over other proposals to play in January or May. ... Read full article

'Lebanese Tiger' El Khatib cites the good, and bad from the win over Korea (video)

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BEIRUT (FIBA Asia Cup 2017) - One down but a lot more to go. That's the reality facing hosts Lebanon at the FIBA Asia Cup following their 72-66 win over Korea.... Read full article

Three Lebanese athletes are competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics

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Three Lebanese skiers are competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics that is being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Allen Behlok and Natacha Mohbat are competing in the Alpine Skiing category and Samer Tawk in the Cross-Country Skiing category. ... Read full article

Salah 'Almost 100%' Certain to Play for Egypt

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Egypt coach Hector Cuper said that star striker Mohamed Salah has recovered from his shoulder injury and will almost certainly play against Uruguay in the sides' World Cup opener on Friday.... Read full article

Facts about North America 2026 World Cup Bid

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The United States, Canada and Mexico have launched a joint bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup, which will be voted upon by FIFA members in Moscow on Wednesday.... Read full article

5 players who will shine in the 2018 FIFA World Cup

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Every four years 32 nations across the globe compete for the most coveted title in this sport. The FIFA World Cup, by far the biggest event in football, had its first tournament held in 1930 and this year in Russia..... Read full article

Lebanon qualifies for 2019 Asian Cup (video)

by Joseph Haboush on

BEIRUT: The Lebanese National Football Team Tuesday qualified to the 2019 Asian Cup for the first time after dealing a crushing 5-0 defeat to North Korea at Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium in Beirut.... Read full article

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