Miracle Man Muamba to carry Olympic Torch

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By Andrew Warshaw at the Main Press Centre on the Olympic Park in London

July 21 – Fabrice Muamba, the Premier League footballer who almost died after suffering a cardiac arrest in an FA Cup tie late last season, is set to carry the Olympic Torch today.

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Capello set to be confirmed as Russia coach


By Andrew Warshaw

July 20 – Former England manager Fabio Capello has agreed to become Russia’s new coach, the Russian Football Union (RFU) has confirmed, with local media suggesting the Italian could earn a staggering R392 million (£8 million/$12 million/€10 million) a year.

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