Posts Tagged Europe

Palace hires Warnock for 2nd spell as manager

In this file photo dated Saturday Dec. 10, 2011 Queens Park Rangers manager Neil Warnock, foreground, and Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish react during their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield, Liverpool, England. Neil Warnock has been hired by Crystal Palace for his second spell as the manager of the Premier League club, it was announced on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.  (AP Photo/Tim Hales, File)

Four years after leaving Crystal Palace with the club in financial disarray, Neil Warnock returned for a second spell as manager of the Premier League team.

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Bulgarian poet Valeri Petrov dies

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Valeri Petrov, Bulgaria’s most prominent contemporary poet, who translated the complete works of Shakespeare, has died at age 94.

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Champions League draw wide open

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal celebrates his goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Cordoba at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium  in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 . (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

MONACO (AP) — Real Madrid’s Champions League title defense takes shape Thursday at one of the most open draws in years.

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Klitschko-Pulev fight rescheduled for Nov. 15

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Wladimir Klitschko’s management says his heavyweight title defense against mandatory IBF challenger Kubrat Pulev has been rescheduled for Nov. 15 in Hamburg.

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UEFA postpones Israel’s Euro 2016 home opener

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has postponed Israel’s opening 2016 European Championship qualifying match against Belgium for security reasons.

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