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Football: Big guns sweat over Champions League progress

by Reuters
Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud, second right, and Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, right, react at the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London. Photo - AFP
Six teams have already qualified for the knockout rounds: reigning champions Real Madrid, Barcelona, Paris St Germain, Dortmund, Bayern Munich and Porto.

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