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Record scorer Rooney set for Manchester derby return

LONDON - Manchester United are likely to welcome back captain Wayne Rooney from suspension for their visit to Premier League champions Manchester City on Sunday, hoping the striker can add to his record scoring tally in the derby.

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Isco keen to impress during Bale absence

MADRID - While Gareth Bale is fully expected to regain his place in the Real Madrid side when he returns from injury, team mate Isco is making the most of his chance to prove his worth on the pitch.

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Belgian club allows Meyiwa's team mate to attend funeral

CAPE TOWN - Belgian club Oostende has allowed South Africa international midfielder Andile Jali to fly home to attend the weekend funeral of national soccer team captain Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot dead by burglars on Sunday.

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Sevilla, Valencia face stiff test of credentials

MADRID - Atletico Madrid proved last season that with an inspirational coach, a group of committed players and an enthusiastic support, it is possible to get the better of wealthy Real Madrid and Barcelona in La Liga.

10:59am GMT

Under-fire Singapore retain Suzuki Cup hosting rights

SINGAPORE - Singapore have retained the joint hosting rights of the Southeast Asian Soccer Championships after concerned organisers were placated by planned concerts being bumped, and the cancellation of a New Zealand Maori rugby fixture.

12:08pm GMT

Perea faces double major tournament disappointment

MEXICO CITY - Missing the World Cup finals was bad enough for Colombia’s Luis Amaranto Perea but his hopes of avoiding a second major disappointment this year hang by a thread.

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Best of the Asian Games

Highlights from the 17th Asian Games.

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Cilic wins U.S. Open

Croatia's Marin Cilic swept past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-3 6-3 to win the U.S. Open.

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