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Brazil set for changes in key World Cup game for Chile

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Sao Paulo, Oct 9 (AP) - Brazil appears set on at least two changes in its starting lineup for the South American qualifying clash that could keep Chile out of the World Cup in Russia next year. Coach Tite used goalkeeper Ederson and defender Marquinhos in his main team during Brazil's practice in Sao Paulo on Sunday.
Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson will replace Alisson, and Marquinhos comes in for injured Thiago Silva.
Tite also hinted he will give another chance to left-back Alex Sandro...
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Ghana protests to FIFA over referee in World Cup qualifying

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Accra, Oct 8 (AP) - The Ghana Football Association has protested to FIFA over the performance of referee Daniel Bennett in a World Cup qualifier against Uganda, saying he denied the Ghanaians a legitimate late goal and also a penalty.
The GFA says it wants the game to be replayed.
Ghana and...
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Ronaldo sets up Swiss showdown; France closes on WCup place

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Geneva, Oct 8 (AP) - Cristiano Ronaldo scored and helped Portugal win an eighth straight game in World Cup qualifying on Saturday - and still could fail to qualify.
While Portugal was laboring to beat Andorra 2-0, using its superstar as a substitute, Group B leader Switzer-land's 5-2 win over...
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