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Money problems force Rapid to look for new stadium


Associated Press

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Bucharest club Rapid says it will have to move out of the stadium that has been its home since 1939 because...full story
updated 2014-04-23 07:42 PM
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Money problems force Rapid to look for new stadium

Associated Press

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Bucharest club Rapid says it will have to move out of the stadium that has been its home since 1939 because....Fullstory

2014-04-23 07:42 PM

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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Associated Press

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