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Cameroon squad

Cameroon resolve bonus dispute

Cameroon’s World Cup squad will finally make their way to Brazil 12 hours late after settling a pay dispute between the country’s football association and the players. Fecafoot spokesman Laurence Fotso explained that all is well after the federation had to take out a loan to cover the players’ bonus demands. “That money is given (by Fifa) three months after ...

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The definitive history of Nike in football

Nike began its football journey back in 1971 with the release of “The Nike” football boot, the first shoe to bear the Swoosh. It cost $16.95, didn’t hold up well in cold and wet weather and soon fell by the wayside as Nike focused on running, tennis and basketball footwear. But it was a start. Over decades, Nike learned from ...

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World Cup group H

World Cup 2014 squads: Group H

Group H: South Korea / Algeria / Russia / Belgium  South Korea 23-man squad Goalkeepers: Jung Sung-Ryeong (Suwon Bluewings), Kim Seung-Gyu (Ulsan Horang-I), Lee Bom-Young (Busan I’Park). Defenders: Park Joo-Ho (Mainz, Germany), Kim Young-Kwon (Guangzhou Evergrande, China), Hong Jeong-Ho (Augsburg, Germany), Yun Suk-Young (Queens Park Rangers, Engand), Hwang Seok-Ho (Sanfrecce Hiroshima, Japan), Kwak Tae-Hwi (Al Hilal, Saudi Arabia), Kim Chang-Soo ...

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World Cup goup G

World Cup 2014 squads: Group G

Group G: Germany / Ghana / USA / Portugal Germany 23-man squad Goalkeepers: Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich), Roman Weidenfeller (Borussia Dortmund), Ron-Robert Zieler (Hannover). Defenders: Jerome Boateng (Bayern Munich), Erik Durm (Borussia Dortmund), Kevin Grosskreutz (Borussia Dortmund), Benedikt Howedes (Schalke), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Philipp Lahm (Bayern Munich), Per Mertesacker (Arsenal). Midfielders: Julian Draxler (Schalke), Matthias Ginter (Freiburg), Mario Goetze ...

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