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Toothpick and two generals helped Venezuela opposition leader survive jail

03 Oct 2019

CARACAS During four months in a small military jail cell, Venezuela's Congress vice president scratched the days on a wall with a toothpick, held a hunger-strike, and made unlikely friends with two generals who have fallen foul of the socialist government.

Venezuela's Maduro says Trump merits 'a thousand impeachments'

30 Sep 2019

CARACAS Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, under fire all year to quit from the United States and its allies, exulted on Monday in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, though he did not expect the White House to let up against him.

Sort out VAR plead Nuno, Solskjaer and Wolves fans

19 Aug 2019

WOLVERHAMPTON, England Thousands of Wolverhampton Wanderers supporters howled a well-known four-letter word at VAR on Monday while their team's manager pleaded for a solution to prevent the video review system sucking the passion out of Premier League football.

United held at Wolves after Neves strike, Pogba penalty miss

19 Aug 2019

WOLVERHAMPTON, England Manchester United were held 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderers and missed out on taking top spot in the Premier League on Monday as a sumptuous Ruben Neves strike cancelled out Anthony Martial's first-half goal and Paul Pogba missed a late penalty.

Soccer-United held at Wolves after Neves screamer, Pogba penalty miss

19 Aug 2019

WOLVERHAMPTON, England, Aug 19 Manchester United were held 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanders and missed out on taking top spot in the Premier League on Monday as a sumptuous Ruben Neves strike cancelled out Anthony Martial's first-half goal and Paul Pogba missed a late penalty.

Solskjaer seeks Champions League solace after Wolves setback

02 Apr 2019

WOLVERHAMPTON, England Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to the Champions League for some cheer after suffering away defeats by Wolverhampton Wanderers in the FA Cup and Premier League.

Soccer: Hungry Wolves beat 10-man Manchester United 2-1 - again

02 Apr 2019

April 2 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS 2 MANCHESTER UNITED 1

Soccer-Solskjaer seeks Champions League solace after Wolves setback

02 Apr 2019

WOLVERHAMPTON, England, April 2 Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to the Champions League for some cheer after suffering away defeats by Wolverhampton Wanderers in the FA Cup and Premier League.

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Hungry Wolves beat 10-man Manchester United 2-1 - again

02 Apr 2019

* Utd have eight-day rest before Barcelona in Champions League

England bids farewell to World Cup-winning keeper Banks

04 Mar 2019

STOKE-ON-TRENT, England Thousands of fans joined luminaries of English football for a final farewell on Monday to Gordon Banks, a steelworker's son who became one of the world's greatest goalkeepers and will forever be remembered for a miraculous save against Pele.

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