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Cooperstown welcomes 6 new legends today

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — One of the wonders of Hall of Fame Week is watching the inductees wander around the place in awe, stumbling into their heroes and friends, ever so slowly beginning to comprehend the size of it all. This happens every year. “You think you’re ready for it,” Jim Thome says. “But you aren’t.” They come to realize just ...

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FIFA Legends set the scene for the Congress

The CSKA Stadium provided the setting for the FIFA Legends Football Tournament, an event that is becoming something of a tradition in the lead-up to the FIFA Congress. Following the host side’s victory in Bahrain last year, it was Team CAF, captained by Kalusha Bwalya, who took the honours on this occasion after beating Team OFC on penalties. Eight teams ...

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FIFA Legends visit Moscow State University

Brehme, Casillas and Karpin chat with students Get together set up by the Fan Movement FIFA World Cup™ Trophy was present at the event Former FIFA World Cup™ winners Andreas Brehme and Iker Casillas were joined by ex-Russia international Valeri Karpin, as they visited Moscow State University on Monday 11 June. … – Latest News

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RE-LIVE: Watch the Legends match from Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad was the setting of a special friendly match as a team of FIFA Legends consisting of Pascal Zuberbuhler, Niko Kranjcar, Nuno Gomes, Wes Brown, Cafu and Kanu took on a side of Russian Legends on Sunday. After visiting the Kaliningrad Stadium, the Legends faced off in two 15-minute halves at the World Cup Football Park in the Russia 2018 ...

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Goodell to be joined by Cowboys legends Staubach, Aikman for start of draft

The Dallas Cowboys are taking some preventative measures to limit the amount of boos directed at NFL commissioner Roger Goodell for the start of the draft at AT&T Stadium on Thursday night. Goodell has been ferociously booed by fans while taking the stage at recent drafts, but he is expected to be joined by Hall of Fame quarterbacks Roger Staubach ...

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Can NASCAR's biggest problems be repaired? Petty, Gordon and other legends weigh in

The oft-painted picture is that NASCAR is an outdated, expensive, sinking ship whose position among the elite American sports leagues is in jeopardy. But is that really the case? There’s no one better to ask than the people who have dedicated their lives to the sport. The Observer interviewed eight prominent NASCAR figures, all with different roles and perspectives, about ...

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