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World Cup Comeback By Charlie Davies Falls Short

Posted May 13th, 2010 at 2:08 pm (UTC-4)
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Here’s a Sonny Side of Sports salute for Charlie Davies, a 23-year-old American striker who made an inspirational comeback in a bid to play at the World Cup in South Africa.  Before a terrible car crash in October 2009, Davies was considered a top candidate for the USA’s 2010 World Cup team.  He excelled at […]

World Cup Spotlight on Didier Drogba

Posted May 12th, 2010 at 3:00 pm (UTC-4)
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Two American magazines are featuring Chelsea and Ivory Coast football star Didier Drogba ahead of next month’s World Cup in South Africa. Time magazine has named the 32-year-old Drogba one of its 100 Most Influential People. And, Vanity Fair magazine has Drogba on its cover for June, along with Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Drogba is the […]

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