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Loew confirms he will stay on as Germany coach

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — World Cup champion Joachim Loew says he will remain as Germany’s coach through the 2016 European Championship.

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Shakhtar Donetsk to play in Lviv this season

Dario Srna of Shakhtar Donetsk lifts up Ukraine's soccer Super Cup after their victory against Dynamo Kiev at Lviv Arena in Lviv, Ukraine, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.  (AP Photo/Andrey Lukatsky)

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Shakhtar Donetsk’s coach says the Ukrainian champion will play its home games this season in Lviv in western Ukraine, over 600 miles from its home city, due to ongoing conflict in the east of the country.

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Man City cancels Under-21 game after racism claims

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City says a friendly being played by its Under-21 team in Croatia on Tuesday was abandoned after team management ordered the players off the pitch following alleged racist abuse.

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Liverpool practices at Fenway for friendly vs Roma

BOSTON (AP) — Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the team is moving on after Luis Suarez was sent Barcelona for a $130 million transfer fee.

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Dunga hired again as Brazil soccer coach

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil is bringing back Dunga to coach the national team, four years after he was fired from the job.

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