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AFC Bournemouth is a professional football club in Bournemouth, Dorset, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of the English football league system.
The Achilles tendon or heel cord, also known as the calcaneal tendon, is a tendon of the back of the leg, and the thickest in the human body.
Aloys Bertrand Nong (born 16 October 1983 in Douala) is a Cameroonian footballer who currently plays as a striker for Persian Gulf Pro League side Saipa.
Luís André de Pina Cabral e Villas-Boas.
Andreas Weimann (born 5 August 1991) is an Austrian footballer who plays for English club Derby County, and the Austria national team as a forward or winger.
Anfield is a football stadium in Anfield, Liverpool, England which has a seating capacity of 54,074 making it the sixth largest football stadium in England.
Arsenal Football Club is a professional football club based in Islington, London, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Ashley Errol Williams (born 23 August 1984) is a professional footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Everton and as the captain of the Wales national team.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Aston Villa Football Club (nicknamed Villa, The Villa, The Villans and The Lions) is a professional football club based in Aston, Birmingham, England.
The Belgian First Division A is the top league competition for association football clubs in Belgium.
The Belgian national football team has officially represented Belgium in association football since their maiden match in 1904.
The Belgium national under-17 football team is the national under-17 football team of Belgium and is controlled by the Belgian Football Association.
The Belgium national under-18 football team are a feeder team for the main Belgium national football team.
The Belgium national under-19 football team is the national under-19 football team of Belgium and is controlled by the Belgian Football Association.
The Belgium national under-21 football team is the national under-21 football team of Belgium and is controlled by the Belgian Football Association.
Belgrade (Beograd / Београд, meaning "White city",; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of Serbia.
The bet365 Stadium is an all-seater football stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England and the home of EFL Championship club Stoke City.
A bicycle kick, also known as an overhead kick or scissors kick, is a physical move in association football.
Bordeaux (Gascon Occitan: Bordèu) is a port city on the Garonne in the Gironde department in Southwestern France.
Bradford City Association Football Club is a professional football club in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, which plays in League One, the third tier of English football.
Brussels (Bruxelles,; Brussel), officially the Brussels-Capital Region (All text and all but one graphic show the English name as Brussels-Capital Region.) (Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest), is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including the City of Brussels, which is the de jure capital of Belgium.
The Bulgaria national football team (Български национален отбор по футбол) is an association football team of Bulgaria.
The team captain of an association football team, sometimes known as the skipper, is a team member chosen to be the on-pitch leader of the team: it is often one of the older or more experienced members of the squad, or a player that can heavily influence a game.
Carrow Road is an association football stadium located in Norwich, Norfolk, England, and is the home of Norwich City Football Club.
Chelsea Football Club is a professional football club in London, England, that competes in the Premier League.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.
Crewe Alexandra Football Club is a professional association football club based in the town of Crewe, Cheshire, England.
Crystal Palace Football Club is a professional football club based in Selhurst, London, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
The Cyprus national football team (Εθνική ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου της Κύπρου) represents Cyprus in association football and is controlled by the Cyprus Football Association, the governing body for football in Cyprus.
Davide Gualtieri (born 27 April 1971) is a Sammarinese former footballer who played as a forward.
Divock Okoth Origi (born 18 April 1995) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Liverpool, and the Belgium national team.
Dwight Eversley Yorke CM (born 3 November 1971) is a Tobagonian former football player.
The English Football League One (often referred to as League One for short or Sky Bet League One for sponsorship reasons) is the second-highest division of the English Football League and the third tier overall in the entire English football league system.
The England national football team represents England in international football and is controlled by The Football Association, the governing body for football in England.
The Estádio Algarve is an association football stadium located between Faro and Loulé, in Portugal.
Everton Football Club is a football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Exeter City Football Club is a professional association football club based in Exeter, Devon, England.
Faro is a municipality and bishopric, the southernmost city and seat of the district of the same name, in the Algarve region of southern Portugal.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body.
FirstEnergy Stadium, officially FirstEnergy Stadium, Home of the Cleveland Browns, is a multi-purpose stadium in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, primarily for American football.
Fisht Olympic Stadium (r) is an outdoor stadium in Sochi, Russia.
Association football is the most popular sport in England, where the first modern set of rules for the code were established in 1863, which were a major influence on the development of the modern Laws of the Game.
Gareth Frank Bale (born 16 July 1989) is a Welsh professional footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Wales national team.
Georges Leekens (born 18 May 1949) is a Belgian football manager.
The Gibraltar national football team represents Gibraltar in football competitions and is controlled by the Gibraltar Football Association.
God in Christianity is the eternal being who created and preserves all things.
Jürgen Norbert Klopp (born 16 June 1967) is a German football manager and former professional player who is the current manager of Premier League club Liverpool.
John George Terry (born 7 December 1980) is an English professional footballer who most recently played for and captained Championship club Aston Villa.
Jonathan Benteke Lifeka (born 28 April 1995) is a Belgian footballer who plays as a striker for Oldham Athletic.
Juan Pablo Ángel Arango (born 24 October 1975) is a retired Colombian footballer who last played as a forward for Atlético Nacional in Categoría Primera A. He began his career at Nacional, whom he helped to win the championship in 1994, and then moved to River Plate of Argentina, where he was the league's top scorer in 2000.
Koninklijke Racing Club Genk is a Belgian professional football club based in the city of Genk in Belgian Limburg.
Koninklijke Voetbalclub Kortrijk (often simply called KV Kortrijk or KVK) is a Belgian professional football club based in Kortrijk, West Flanders.
The King Baudouin Stadium (Stade Roi Baudouin, Koning Boudewijnstadion) is a sports ground in north-west Brussels, Belgium.
Kinshasa (formerly Léopoldville (Léopoldville or Dutch)) is the capital and the largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Yellow Red Koninklijke Voetbalclub Mechelen (often simply called KV Mechelen or KVM, or by their former French naming FC Malinois), is a Belgian professional football club based in Mechelen in the Antwerp province.
The Laws of the Game (LOTG) are the codified rules that help define association football.
Leicester City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Leicester.
Liège (Lidje; Luik,; Lüttich) is a major Walloon city and municipality and the capital of the Belgian province of Liège. The city is situated in the valley of the Meuse, in the east of Belgium, not far from borders with the Netherlands (Maastricht is about to the north) and with Germany (Aachen is about north-east). At Liège, the Meuse meets the River Ourthe. The city is part of the sillon industriel, the former industrial backbone of Wallonia. It still is the principal economic and cultural centre of the region. The Liège municipality (i.e. the city proper) includes the former communes of Angleur, Bressoux, Chênée, Glain, Grivegnée, Jupille-sur-Meuse, Rocourt, and Wandre. In November 2012, Liège had 198,280 inhabitants. The metropolitan area, including the outer commuter zone, covers an area of 1,879 km2 (725 sq mi) and had a total population of 749,110 on 1 January 2008. Population of all municipalities in Belgium on 1 January 2008. Retrieved on 2008-10-19. Definitions of metropolitan areas in Belgium. The metropolitan area of Liège is divided into three levels. First, the central agglomeration (agglomeratie) with 480,513 inhabitants (2008-01-01). Adding the closest surroundings (banlieue) gives a total of 641,591. And, including the outer commuter zone (forensenwoonzone) the population is 810,983. Retrieved on 2008-10-19. This includes a total of 52 municipalities, among others, Herstal and Seraing. Liège ranks as the third most populous urban area in Belgium, after Brussels and Antwerp, and the fourth municipality after Antwerp, Ghent and Charleroi.
The Belgian football champions are the winners of the highest league in Belgian football, i.e. the Belgian First Division.
Since the inception of the English football league competition, the Premier League, in 1992, more than 100 players have scored three goals (a hat-trick) or more in a single match.
Liverpool Football Club is a professional football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
The Liverpool F.C.–Manchester United F.C. rivalry, also known as the North West Derby, is a high-profile inter-city rivalry between English professional association football clubs Liverpool and Manchester United.
Loulé is a city and a municipality in Faro District in Portugal.
Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Marc Robert Wilmots (born 22 February 1969) is a Belgian international former footballer who last managed the Ivory Coast national football team.
Match of the Day is the BBC's principal football programme.
Málaga Club de Fútbol (Málaga Football Club), or simply Málaga, is a Spanish football team based in Málaga, Spain.
Michael James Owen (born 14 December 1979) is an English former footballer who played as a striker for Liverpool, Real Madrid, Newcastle United, Manchester United and Stoke City, as well as for the England national team.
Middlesbrough Football Club is a professional association football club based in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England.
Marshal Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Wa Za Banga (born Joseph-Désiré Mobutu; 14 October 1930 – 7 September 1997) was the military dictator and President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (which Mobutu renamed Zaire in 1971) from 1965 to 1997.
Neil Swarbrick (born 20 December 1965) is an English retired professional football referee who officiated primarily in the Premier League having been promoted to the Select Group of Referees in 2011.
The Netherlands national football team (Het Nederlands Elftal) represents the Netherlands in international football.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
Norwich City Football Club (also known as The Canaries or City) is an English professional football club based in Norwich, Norfolk.
Paul Lambert (born 7 August 1969) is a Scottish professional football manager and former player.
A penalty kick (more commonly known as a penalty) is a method of restarting play in association football, in which a player is allowed to take a single shot on the goal while it is defended only by the opposing team's goalkeeper.
Per Mertesacker (born 29 September 1984) is a German youth football coach and former player who is the current manager of the Arsenal Academy.
The Professional Footballers' Association Young Player of the Year (often called the PFA Young Player of the Year, or simply the Young Player of the Year) is an annual award given to the player aged 23 or under at the start of the season who is adjudged to have been the best of the season in English football.
The Premier League is the top level of the English football league system.
The Player of the Month is an association football award that recognises the best Premier League player each month of the season.
Queens Park Rangers Football Club, commonly abbreviated to QPR, is a professional association football club based in White City, London.
Reading Football Club is a professional association football club based in Reading, Berkshire, England.
Rajko Mitić Stadium (Стадион Рајко Митић, Stadion Rajko Mitić), previously known as Red Star Stadium (Стадион Црвена звезда, Stadion Crvena zvezda), also known as Marakana (Маракана), is a multi-use stadium in Belgrade, Serbia which has been the home ground of Red Star Belgrade since 1963.
The Republic of Ireland national football team (Foireann peile náisiúnta Phoblacht na hÉireann) represents Ireland in association football.
The Romania national football team (Echipa națională de fotbal a României) represents Romania in international football and is controlled by the Romanian Football Federation.
Romelu Menama Lukaku Bolingoli (born 13 May 1993) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester United and the Belgium national team.
Rotherham United Football Club, nicknamed The Millers, is a professional association football club based in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England.
Ryan Glen Mason (born 13 June 1991) is an English former professional footballer who played as a midfielder.
Sochi (a) is a city in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located on the Black Sea coast near the border between Georgia/Abkhazia and Russia.
Southampton Football Club is a professional association football club based in Southampton, Hampshire, England, which plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
St James Park is a football stadium in Exeter and is the home of Exeter City F.C. The stadium is served by the St James Park railway station which is right next to the ground (the line runs behind the Grandstand).
Stamford Bridge is a football stadium in Fulham, South-West London.
Royal Standard de Liège, commonly referred to as Standard Liège (Standard Luik; Standard Lüttich or), is a Belgian football club from the city of Liège.
Stoke City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
In association football, a substitute is a player who is brought on to the pitch during a match in exchange for an existing player.
Sunderland Association Football Club is an English professional football club based in the city of Sunderland, Tyne and Wear.
Swansea City Association Football Club (Clwb Pêl-droed Dinas Abertawe) is a Welsh professional football club based in Swansea, Wales, that plays in the Championship, the second tier of English football.
The Sweden national football team (svenska fotbollslandslaget) represents Sweden in association football and is controlled by the Swedish Football Association, the governing body for football in Sweden.
Swindon Town Football Club is a professional football football club in Swindon, Wiltshire, England.
The Football Association (FA) is the governing body of association football in England, the Crown dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man.
The Hawthorns is an all-seater football stadium in West Bromwich, West Midlands, England, with a capacity of 26,688.
Timothy Alan Sherwood (born 6 February 1969) is an English professional football manager and former midfielder.
Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, commonly referred to simply as Tottenham or Spurs, is an English football club in Tottenham, London, England, that competes in the Premier League.
Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets".
The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or simply Euro 2016, was the 15th UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men's football championship of Europe organised by UEFA.
The UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying tournament was a football competition that was played from September 2014 to November 2015 to determine the 23 UEFA member men's national teams joining the automatically qualified hosts France in the UEFA Euro 2016 final tournament.
The United States men's national soccer team is controlled by the United States Soccer Federation and competes in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football.
Villa Park is a football stadium in Aston, Birmingham, England, with a seating capacity of 42,682.
The Wales national football team (Tîm pêl-droed cenedlaethol Cymru) represents Wales in international football.
West Bromwich Albion Football Club, also known as West Brom, The Baggies, The Throstles, Albion or simply WBA, is an English professional football club based in West Bromwich in the West Midlands.
West Ham United Football Club is a professional football club based in Stratford, East London, England.
The West Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
Zaire, officially the Republic of Zaire (République du Zaïre), was the name for the Democratic Republic of the Congo that existed between 1971 and 1997 in Central Africa.
During the 2003–04 English football season, Aston Villa competed in the Premier League.
This article lists all the confirmed national football squads for the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup held in South Korea between 18 August and 9 September 2007.
The 2007–08 season of the Belgian First Division began on August 3, 2007 and concluded on May 10, 2008.
The 2008–09 season of the Belgian First Division (also known as Jupiler Pro League due to sponsorship reasons) was the 106th season of top-tier football in Belgium.
The 2009–10 season of the Belgian Pro League (also known as Jupiler Pro League for sponsorship reasons) was the 107th season of top-tier football in Belgium.
The 2010–11 season of the Belgian Pro League (also known as Jupiler Pro League for sponsorship reasons) is the 108th season of top-tier football in Belgium.
The 2011–12 season of the Belgian Pro League (also known as Jupiler Pro League for sponsorship reasons) was the 109th season of top-tier football in Belgium.
The 2012–13 season was Aston Villa's 138th professional season; their 102nd season in the top-flight; and their 25th consecutive season in the top flight of English football, the Premier League.
The 2012–13 season of the Belgian Pro League (also known as Jupiler Pro League for sponsorship reasons) was the 110th season of top-tier football in Belgium.
The 2012–13 Football League Cup (known as the Capital One Cup for sponsorship reasons) was the 53rd season of the Football League Cup, a knock-out competition for the top 92 football clubs played in English football league system.
The 2013–14 season was Aston Villa's 139th professional season; their 103rd season in the top-flight; and their 26th consecutive season in the top flight of English football, the Premier League.
The 2013–14 Premier League (known as the Barclays Premier League for sponsorship reasons) was the 22nd season of the Premier League, the top-flight English professional league for men's football clubs.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup was the 20th FIFA World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's national football teams organized by FIFA.
The European Zone of qualification for the 2014 FIFA World Cup saw 53 teams competing for 13 places at the finals in Brazil.
The 2014–15 season was Aston Villa's 23rd season in the Premier League and 27th consecutive season in the top flight of English football, as well as their 140th season as a professional football club.
The 2015 FA Cup Final was the 134th final of the FA Cup, the world's oldest football cup competition.
The 2015–16 FA Cup (also known as the FA Challenge Cup) was the 135th edition of the oldest recognised football tournament in the world.
The 2015–16 season was Liverpool's 124th season in existence, and their 53rd consecutive season in the top flight of English football.
The 2016–17 season was Crystal Palace's fourth consecutive season in the Premier League and their 111th year in existence.
The 2017–18 season was Crystal Palace's fifth consecutive season in the Premier League (which at that point had become their longest spell in the top division of English football) and the 112th year in their history.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the 21st FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men's national teams of the member associations of FIFA.
The European section of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification acted as qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which is being held in Russia, for national teams which are members of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA).
The 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification UEFA Group H was one of the nine UEFA groups for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.