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Edmonton, ‘City of Champions,’ Readies for a Hockey Marathon

Edmonton, ‘City of Champions,’ Readies for a Hockey Marathon

Edmonton, ‘City of Champions,’ Readies for a Hockey Marathon Edmonton, ‘City of Champions,’ Readies for a Hockey Marathon EDMONTON, Alberta — It is said that hockey is the heartbeat of Alberta’s capital city. If that’s so then the 2020 N.H.L. playoffs are like a defibrillator that has shocked the city’s rhythm back to life. For months it looked like Las …

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Premier League: Aston Villa Stays Up; United and Chelsea Return to Champions League

Premier League: Aston Villa Stays Up; United and Chelsea Return to Champions League

Premier League: Aston Villa Stays Up; United and Chelsea Return to Champions League Premier League: Aston Villa Stays Up; United and Chelsea Return to Champions League LEICESTER, England — Those final few minutes, the ones upon which an entire season rests, do something strange to time. The clock seems to slow, each second clawing and scratching for its moment before …

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Manchester City’s Champions League Ban Is Overturned

Manchester City’s Champions League Ban Is Overturned

Manchester City’s Champions League Ban Is Overturned Manchester City’s Champions League Ban Is Overturned LONDON — Manchester City, a Premier League heavyweight and one of the world’s richest clubs, successfully overturned on Monday its two-season ban from European soccer’s top club competition, the Champions League. The ban, imposed last year by European soccer’s governing body, UEFA, after City was accused …

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UEFA Champions League Will Return in August in Portugal

UEFA Champions League Will Return in August in Portugal

UEFA Champions League Will Return in August in Portugal UEFA Champions League Will Return in August in Portugal It will be the Champions League, but not like any version before it. Three months after it was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Champions League took its first concrete steps toward returning on Wednesday when officials from European soccer’s governing …

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Manchester City’s Champions League Fate Will Be Announced in July

Manchester City’s Champions League Fate Will Be Announced in July

Manchester City’s Champions League Fate Will Be Announced in July Manchester City’s Champions League Fate Will Be Announced in July Manchester City, the English Premier League champion, will find out before the end of July whether it has successfully appealed its two-year ban from European soccer’s elite Champions League. The club, which has angrily denied breaking cost-control rules and vowed …

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Champions League Final to Be Moved From Turkey

Champions League Final to Be Moved From Turkey

Champions League Final to Be Moved From Turkey Champions League Final to Be Moved From Turkey The Champions League final, one of sport’s most-watched annual events, will not be held at its planned site, Istanbul, amid the ongoing crisis brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. European soccer’s governing body UEFA, the …

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