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Jordi Cruyff's false start in Ecuador

Jordi Cruyff is yet to oversee a match as national team coach, but has already found himself caught up in an institutional crisis in Ecuador.

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Argentina showing signs of renewal under Scaloni

Originally Lionel Scaloni was thought of as nothing more than a cheap stop-gap. The former West Ham man, however, has Argentina humming again.

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Venezuela on the verge of historic breakthrough

Venezuela has invested a lot into football in the past decade without much reward. Now, thanks to Deportivo Lara, things are starting to change.

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Guerrero: I haven't taken any type of cocaine

"It's the saddest time in my career. I haven't played the most important games of my life and now I'm not in a final with my club," Guerrero said.

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Peru's Guerrero gets year ban for cocaine

FIFA has suspended Peru captain Paolo Guerrero for a year after the player tested positive for cocaine, meaning he is set to miss the World Cup.

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Messi: It's a lie to say I run Argentina team

Lionel Messi on suggestions that he runs the Argentina team: "People say a lot of things without knowing. On one hand, it makes me angry."