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West Ham Leave Home As English Landscape Changes

Britain Soccer Football - West Ham United v Manchester United - Barclays Premier League - Upton Park - 10/5/16General view during the 'Farewell Boleyn' ceremony after the matchAction Images via Reuters / John Sibley/ Livepic

The Boleyn Ground did not go quietly, that is just not the West Ham United way, but after hosting one last emotional hurrah it stood silent on Wednesday, condemned to the history books.

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New Doping Allegations Hard To Prove, Says Former WADA Chief

World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) former president, Dick Pound, who heads the commission into corruption and doping in athletics, gestures at a news conference in Unterschleissheim near Munich, Germany, January 14, 2016. REUTERS/MICHAEL DALDER

Dick Pound, the former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) chief who headed an independent commission that uncovered evidence of state-sponsored doping in Russia, says new allegations of a drugs cover-up at the Sochi Olympics may be hard to prove.

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Real Madrid Top Forbes' Most Valuable Teams List

Football Soccer - Real Madrid v Manchester City - UEFA Champions League Semi Final Second Leg - Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain - 4/5/16Real Madrid's players celebrate with fans after the gameReuters / Paul Hanna Football Soccer - Real Madrid v Manchester City - UEFA Champions League Semi Final Second Leg - Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain - 4/5/16Real Madrid's players celebrate with fans after the game Reuters / Paul Hanna

Spanish football giants Real Madrid retained top spot on a list of the world's most valuable football teams for a fourth consecutive year, according to a Forbes poll released on Wednesday.

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AFC Cup Defending Champion JDT Beat Bengaluru FC 3-0

JDT, the defending champion who had already qualified for the knockout stage even before the match, have now won all six matches in Group H to accumulate maximum points (18). - Bernama photoJOHOR BAHRU: Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) scored a comfortable 3-0 victory over Bengalaru FC from India in their final Group H match in the AFC Cup 2016 competition at the Larkin Stadium, here on Wednesday.

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Life Bans In Store For Unruly Hammers Fans

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Fans who soured West Ham United's farewell party by attacking Mancester United's team bus with bottles will be banned for life, vice-chairman Karren Brady said on Wednesday.

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Leicester Set To Offer Ranieri Long-Term Contract

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Leicester City will discuss a possible contract extension with manager Claudio Ranieri at the end of the season as a reward for his role in the club's maiden Premier League title victory, vice-chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has said.

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Goal-Machine Suarez On Course For Another Landmark

Pic: ReutersVALENCIA, SPAIN: Luis Suarez could become Barcelona's highest scoring Uruguayan in Saturday's La Liga match at Granada, having equalled in only two seasons what compatriot Ramon Alberto Villaverde Vazquez aggregated in his decade-long stint with the club.

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Ranieri, Aguero Pick Up Monthly Premier League Awards

Pic: ReutersLeicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has been named the Premier League manager of the month for April, while Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has won the award for the players.

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2,000 Children Tickets For FA Cup Final

Khairi Zainal with his daughter Nurqasrina Syaza, 9, showing their tickets which they bought at the Tan Sri Hassan Yunos Larkin Stadium ticket counter to watch their 2016 FA Cup final between JDT and PKNS FC this Saturday.PETALING JAYA: After being pressured by various parties, Football Malaysia Limited Liability Partnership (FMLLP) finally give in to provide 2,000 special tickets for children to watch the FA Cup final at Shah Alam Stadium on May 14.

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Klopp: Origi Making Rapid Progress In Fitness Bid For Europa League Final

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool striker Divock Origi is making rapid progress as he battles to prove his fitness in time for the Europa League final.

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