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Porto Defeat Benfica To Win 17th Portuguese Cup

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Porto Defeat Benfica To Win 17th Portuguese Cup

FC Porto is the champion of the Portuguese Cup for the seventeenth time.

Democratic Republic of Congo International Chancel Mbemba scored twice as FC Porto defeated old rivals Benfica 2-1 on Saturday.

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Porto last won the double in 2011.

In another game, Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar celebrates his club’s league cup final victory over Lyon.

Lyon are now facing a first season without European football since 1996-97 unless they win this season’s Champions League

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The 2020-21 Ligue 1 season begins august the 23rd, the same day as the Champions League final.

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Frank de Boer Replaces Ronald Koeman As Netherlands Coach

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Frank de Boer Replaces Ronald Koeman As Netherlands Coach

Frank de Boer has been given a two-year contract as Netherlands head coach to replace Ronald Koeman.

Frank de Boer won 112 caps and played at two world cups for the Netherlands.

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Former defender de Boer, who also played for Barcelona and ajax, won a record four successive Dutch league titles as coach of ajax between 2011 and 2014.

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Barcelona Agree To Sell Striker Luis Suárez To Atlético Madrid

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Barcelona Agree To Sell Striker Luis Suárez To Atlético Madrid

Barcelona have agreed to let striker Luis Suarez join La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid.

The Uruguayan agreed terms on a reduced salary with atletico after a move to Juventus fell through because of passport issues.

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Reports say Barcelona chairman Josep Maria Bartomeu blocked the deal because he did not wish to sell to a Spanish rival.

But, after meeting with Suarez’s representatives, the Catalan club backed down, with the striker threatening to air his grievances to the media.

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Suarez will earn half of the 30m euros a year he earned at Barcelona

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Tests Positive For Coronavirus, AC Milan Confirm

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