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New Cologne GM Armin Veh already planning for the second division

Speaking at his first press conference since being named as Cologne’s general manager last week, Armin Veh (above, right) told reporters on Monday that he saw almost no chance of the team avoiding relegation this season. “I am not naive,” the 56-year-old Augsburg native said, before noting that had Cologne managed to hold on to earn their first league win ...

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Champions League: Bayern Munich draw Besiktas in the last 16

Bayern Munich are to face Istanbul-based Besiktas, after the Bavarians drew the reigning champions of Turkey’s top league, in Monday’s draw, held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon. In the process, Bayern, who finished second to Paris Saint-Germain in Group B, avoided the group-stage winners from the English Premier League, which had five teams qualify for the round of 16. They also managed to ...

Read More » | Sharma wins rain-delayed Joburg Open

Johannesburg – Indian Shubhankar Sharma completed his maiden European Tour triumph on Monday in Johannesburg by winning the Joburg Open tournament he almost did not compete in.  He carded a three-under-par last-round 69 to finish three strokes clear of South African Eric van Rooyen in an event that stretched to five days because of bad weather. The final round was ...

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