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Argentina v/s Germany Friendly, Dusseldorf: Argentina beat World Champions Germany 4-2 as Angel Di Maria, Sergio Aguero shine. Getty Images.

Argentina v/s Germany Friendly, Dusseldorf: Argentina beat World Champions Germany 4-2 as Angel Di Maria, Sergio Aguero shine

17 September. rifles through the annals of the Barclays Premier League to find significant events. 17 September 2007 - Derby County 1-0 Newcastle United Kenny Miller scored on his debut for promoted Derby County to beat Newcastle United give them their first, and what turned out to be their only, win of the Barclays Premier League season.

17 September

The deadline-day signing struck in the 39th minute to ensure the Rams stopped a run of four successive league defeats. The high-flying Magpies could have been ahead before Miller scored as David Rozehnal missed from close range after being set up by Michael Owen following good work by James Milner, who broke away from a Derby corner. But Newcastle paid the price when Rams goalkeeper Stephen Bywater launched a long kick downfield that was touched on to Miller, who rifled a spectacular shot past Steve Harper from 25 yards. #FCBarcelona #VineFCB Join the team. Força Barça!

FIFA. Spurs vs QPR. Harry Redknapp is looking forward to returning to Tottenham Hotspur as he takes his Queens Park Rangers side to White Hart Lane for Sunday's Barclays Premier League match.

Spurs vs QPR

The QPR manager took over at Spurs in 2008 with the club bottom of the table but, by the time he left in 2012, he had secured three consecutive top-five finishes in his three full seasons in charge. Pirlo: This World Cup will be my last competition with Italy. Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo has revealed that he will be leaving the Italian national team after this summer’s World Cup in Brazil.

Pirlo: This World Cup will be my last competition with Italy

The 35-year-old, who just renewed his contract with the Bianconeri until June 2016, has played a major part in the Azzurri senior team for over a decade, even helping his country win the 2006 World Cup in Germany, but he admits that the time has come for him to give other players a chance to prove themselves. Pirlo spoke during a press conference at Casa Azzurri on Wednesday about Italy’s main competition and their chances of succeeding in Brazil, while also commenting on his role in the Azzurri line up and the talent possessed by national team team-mate Marco Verratti. “Juventus renewal? I am very pleased,” said the former AC Milan man. “The president and the club have given me a great opportunity, hopefully in these next two years we can repeat our previous successes.

Segrioramos: Friday. PRONOY & PROKASH. জার্মানির মিরোস্লাভ ক্লোজে সম্পর্কে পাঁচটি তথ্য. ২০১৪ সালের বিশ্বকাপে অংশ নিয়ে দুটি রেকর্ড গড়েছেন ক্লোজে৷ প্রথমত বিশ্বকাপে সবচেয়ে বেশি গোল করার রেকর্ডটি রোনাল্ডোর কাছ থেকে নিয়ে নিয়েছেন তিনি৷ আর জার্মানির হয়ে সর্বোচ্চ গোল করে গের্ট ম্যুলারের গড়া রেকর্ড ভেঙে নতুন ইতিহাস গড়েছেন তিনি৷ এই খেলোয়াড় সম্পর্কে পাঁচটি তথ্য পাবেন এখানে: ইউরোপীয় নাগরিকের প্রতীক পোল্যান্ডে জন্ম নেয়া ক্লোজের বাবা ইওসেফ ছিলেন একজন ফুটবলার৷ আর মা হ্যান্ডবল খেলোয়াড়৷ আট বছর বয়স পর্যন্ত ফ্রান্সে ছিলেন ক্লোজে৷ এরপর ফুটবলার বাবার কারণে জার্মানিতে চলে আসেন তিনি৷ ২০০৮ সালে দেয়া এক সাক্ষাৎকারে ক্লোজে জানান, তিনি নিজেকে পোলিশ বা জার্মান নয়, বরং একজন ইউরোপীয় হিসেবে পরিচয় দিতে স্বাচ্ছন্দ্য বোধ করেন৷ বাড়িতে স্ত্রী এবং সন্তানদের সঙ্গে পোলিশ ভাষাতেই কথা বলেন ক্লোজে৷

জার্মানির মিরোস্লাভ ক্লোজে সম্পর্কে পাঁচটি তথ্য

PRONOY & PROKASH. Meet Neymar's girlfriend Bruna Marquezine. Onestopfootball : #BRA vs #GER & #NED vs ... Run In Rain by Maruf Rayhan. ‘Argentina in the final would be Brazil’s worst nightmare’ In 1950 Uruguay beat Brazil to win the World Cup with the famous ‘Maracanazo’ and the images were seen all over the world.

‘Argentina in the final would be Brazil’s worst nightmare’

If Brazil reach the final this time and have to play Argentina, those memories will come flooding back. The worst thing that can happen to Brazil is to have to face Argentina next Sunday. It’s the worst possible scenario for them in a final because there would be 40,000 Argentines in the stadium, in what would be a home match for Brazil, and that could generate a negative psychological state for them amid an adverse result or situation in the game. Brazil need to beat Germany first and Argentina have to get past Netherlands. Those games are evenly balanced, 50 per cent, but if Argentina get to the final, they’ll win it – especially if they play Brazil.

Argentina looked much more balanced against Belgium and played much closer together, which allowed them to defend better as a group. They are up against a great rival in Netherlands, though. PRONOY & PROKASH. FutballTweets : TODAY IS THE DAY The biggest ... International team maps nearly 200,000 global glaciers in quest for sea rise answers. An international team led by glaciologists from the University of Colorado Boulder and Trent University in Ontario, Canada has completed the first mapping of virtually all of the world's glaciers -- including their locations and sizes -- allowing for calculations of their volumes and ongoing contributions to global sea rise as the world warms.

International team maps nearly 200,000 global glaciers in quest for sea rise answers

The team mapped and catalogued some 198,000 glaciers around the world as part of the massive Randolph Glacier Inventory, or RGI, to better understand rising seas over the coming decades as anthropogenic greenhouse gases heat the planet. Led by CU-Boulder Professor Tad Pfeffer and Trent University Professor Graham Cogley, the team included 74 scientists from 18 countries, most working on an unpaid, volunteer basis. Dance Review: The Sir Frederick Ashton Festival at Sarasota Ballet. Staticqueen: 19 Days to Go! Portugal! What I Wore. What I Wore. WhatIWore: Know someone who loves nothing more than camping out and sitting ‘round the fire?

What I Wore

These gift ideas span from stocking stuffers to bigger splurges and could work for a guy or gal! Pocket Outdoor Survival Guide - a cute little stocking stuffer with loads of tips and tricks for spending time in the great outdoors. Firestarter - I’ve got a huge respect for those who can start a fire with minimal matches or any fuel! State or National Park Pass - Annual passes start anew January 1, which make Christmas the perfect time to give one as a gift! High Quality Sleeping Bag - This one falls into the splurge category, so best for an avid camper that could use an update. Waterproof Outdoor Blanket - I’m such a sucker for red and black plaid and this one looks extra snuggly. Dutch Oven - Every fall my family makes a huge batch of chilli in a similar pot over the fire.

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