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5 Matches Not to Miss at the European Championship

By GRAHAM DUNBAR
Associated Press

GENEVA (AP) -- Every fourth summer, football lovers tune in to what many see as the tournament for the purists on the global calendar. The European...full story
updated 2016-05-31 10:01 PM
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5 Matches Not to Miss at the European Championship
By GRAHAM DUNBAR
Associated Press

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