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Top 9 Interesting Facts About Rio de Janeiro

This summer, all eyes is on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in anticipation of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Rio de Janeiro or simply 'Rio' is the capital of the Brazilian State of Rio de Janeiro and the third largest metropolis in the country with a population of 6.3 million people. Part of the city was recognized as…

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Euro 2016: 9 Interesting Facts About Tournament

In that spirit, welcome to Euro 2016 column. The second most popular football tournament is of course the European Championship organised by UEFA. Straight after the FIFA World Cup, the qualifications start of a Euro Cup. So here are top 9 interesting facts that you must to know about UEFA EURO 2016 in France. #1.…

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The 9 Facts About FC Barcelona

On October 22, 1899, Hans Kamper placed an advertisement in a local newspaper claiming his wish to form a football club; a few positive answers led to a meeting at the Gimnasio Solé on November 29th. Eleven players attended, led by Joan Gamper. FC Barcelona was created. The club has become a symbol of Catalan…

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Top 9 Football Legends of all Times

Football is the game of passion and footballers are perhaps the most beloved among all kinds of athletes in sports. However, it’s not just love the legendary footballers earn, when they spend some quality time on the football pitch. The great footballers not only earn everyone’s respect, attention and admiration, but also some huge amount…

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