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Sanchez makes history for Chile

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Following his goal against Venezuela, the Arsenal man becomes the joint-leading goalscorer in the Chilean national team’s history.

Up until last night Marcelo Salas alone had scored more than any other footballer for the South American side, with nobody able to beat his 37 goals.

Alexis Sanchez had already beaten the likes of Zamorano, who stood at 34 goals, and with his goal in Chile’s 3-1 victory over Venezuela, he matched the former Lazio and Juventus striker’s record.

The 28-year-old could still go on to smash the relatively low record, and set one of his own, much harder to beat for future Chilean strikers.

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Oumar Niasse: Everton striker banned for two games for diving

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Everton striker Oumar Niasse has been banned for two matches after being found guilty of diving.

The Senegal forward is the first Premier League player to be punished under the new Football Association laws, which were introduced in May.

Niasse won a controversial penalty, under pressure from Scott Dann, during Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Crystal Palace.

The 27-year-old will miss Everton’s game at Southampton on Sunday and at home to West Ham on 29 November.

Niasse denied he had « committed an act of simulation » that led to the penalty being awarded in the fifth minute of the game.

Leighton Baines converted from the spot, and Niasse later scored his side’s second equaliser at Selhurst Park.

The FA’s Independent Regulatory Commission, which includes former players, found the striker guilty of the charge when they met on Wednesday.

Incidents which suggest a match official has been deceived by an act of simulation are referred to a panel consisting of one ex-match official, one ex-manager and one ex-player.

They review video footage independent to each other and the FA only issues a charge if the panel are in unanimous in agreeing there was simulation.

Carlisle forward Shaun Miller was the first to be banned, when he was suspended for two games in October.

Bristol City defender Bailey Wright was suspended for two games earlier this month, while Manchester City forward Bernardo Silva and Watford’s Richarlison have both avoided charges this season.

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APOEL V Real Madrid – As it happened.

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Join us for live text updates of the Champions League game between APOEL and Real Madrid.

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Real Madrid is on the list of the « Team of the Year » nominees unveiled by UEFA.

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The votes for the UEFA 2017 Eleven of the Year are now open. Of the 50 nominees, 20 are in the league, including 11 at Real Madrid, 5 at FC Barcelona and 4 at Atlético Madrid.
The votes for the UEFA 2017 Eleven of the Year are now open. Of the 50 nominees, 20 are in the league, including 11 at Real Madrid, 5 at FC Barcelona and 4 at Atlético Madrid.

For this 17th edition, five goalkeepers, 15 defenders, 15 midfielders and 15 forwards were selected, carefully chosen by the UEFA.com editorial team. It is composed of experienced reporters and expert correspondents who have made their choice according to the performance of each player over the past year.

Real Madrid, the reigning European champion, places 11 of them in this prestigious competition, whose current best player appointed by UEFA Cristiano Ronaldo present for the fourteenth time (Keylor Navas, Carvajal, Marcelo, Sergio Ramos, Kroos , Casemiro, Modric, Asensio, Isco, Cristiano and Benzema).

Juventus, an unfortunate finalist in the last Champions League, has five players and Manchester United, winner of the Europa League, places De Gea, Valencia, Pogba and Mkhitaryan in this ranking.

Barcelona has managed to show 5 players (Pique, Iniesta, Messi, Luis Suárez and Neymar, currently at PSG), and Atlético Madrid 4 (Oblak, Godín, Saúl and Griezmann).

Although the « UEFA Team of the Year » is decided by the fans and has no official status, its impact has been very popular since its inception and the past edition has raised more than 7 million votes.

Gardiens : Buffon, De Gea, Neuer, Keylor Navas et Jan Oblak.

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Défenseurs : Alves, Bonucci, Carvajal, Chiellini, Glik, Kimmich, Marcelo, Mendy, Meunier, Piqué, Ramos, Davinson Sánchez, Antonio Valencia, Álex Sandro et Diego Godín.

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Milieux de terrain: Dele Alli, Asensio, Casemiro, De Bruyne, Eriksen, Fabinho, Hazard, Iniesta, Isco, Kroos, Mkhitaryan, Modric, Pjanic, Pogba et Saúl Ñíguez.

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Attaquants : Agüero, Aubameyang, Benzema, Cavani, Dybala, Falcao, Kane, Lewandowski, Mbappé, Mertens, Messi, Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suárez et Griezmann.

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