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Artists perform prior to the Euro 2020, soccer championship group A match between Italy and Turkey, at the Rome Olympic stadium.

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Turkey's Umut Meras, left, and Italy's Domenico Berardi vie for the ball during the Euro 2020, soccer championship group A match between Italy and Turkey, at the Rome Olympic stadium.

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Artists perform prior to the Euro 2020 soccer championship group A match between Italy and Turkey at the Rome Olympic stadium.

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An Argentina soccer fan sports a tattoo of Lionel Messi, as he waits outside the hotel where the Argentina national team is staying prior to a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying match in Bogota, Colombia.

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A Colombian soccer fan cheers in front a hotel where the Argentina National team is staying ahead of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying soccer match in Bogota, Colombia, Monday.

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The Germany team celebrate as Germany's Amos Pieper holds the trophy aloft after the Euro U21 final soccer match between Germany and Portugal at the Stozice stadium in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Germany won the match 1-0.

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Germany players celebrates after the Euro U21 final soccer match between Germany and Portugal at the Stozice stadium in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Germany won the match 1-0.

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Ljubljana Germany's Vitaly Janelt, center, is challenged by Portugal's Fabio Vieira, right, during the Euro U21 final soccer match between Germany and Portugal at the Stozice stadium in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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Indian football team during practice session ahead of FIFA 2022 qualifiers match against Bangladesh.

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Turkmenistan's goalkeeper Charyyev Rasul punches the ball during their Asian zone Group H qualifying soccer match against South Korea for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 at Goyang stadium in Goyang, South Korea

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Argentina's Lionel Messi wears a jersey with the number and image of late soccer star Diego Maradona prior to a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifying soccer match against Chile in Santiago del Estero, Argentina.

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Italy's Matteo Lovato, rear, tries to hold off Portugal's Dani Carvalho during the Euro U21 quarterfinal soccer match between Portugal and Italy in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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Cruz Azul's Jonathan Rodriguez celebrate after defeating 1-0 Santos during the final Mexican soccer league championship match at Azteca stadium in Mexico City

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Chelsea players celebrate with the trophy after winning the Champions League final soccer match against Manchester City at the Dragao Stadium in Porto, Portugal.

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Chelsea's Kai Havertz celebrates with the trophy after winning the Champions League final soccer match between Manchester City and Chelsea at the Dragao Stadium in Porto, Portugal.

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The Venezia soccer team celebrates being promoted to the Serie A in St. Mark square in Venice, Italy.

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Villarreal players celebrate with trophy after winning the Europa League final soccer match between Manchester United and Villarreal in Gdansk, Poland.

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PSG's Kylian Mbappe holds the trophy for the best scorer of the league after the French League One soccer match between Brest and Paris Saint-Germain at the Stade Francis-Le Ble stadium in Brest, France.

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Inter Milan players celebrate clinching the Serie A title, after the Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Udinese, at the San Sito stadium in Milan, Italy.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers' Rayan Ait-Nouri, up, and Manchester United's Donny van der Beek challenge for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at the Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton, England.

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Pachuca's Mauro Quiroga, right, heads the ball challenged by Cruz Azul's Julio Dominguez during a Mexican soccer league semifinal second leg match at Azteca stadium in Mexico City.

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Bayern's Robert Lewandowski celebrates after scoring his side's fifth goal during the Bundesliga soccer match between Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany.

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Bayern's Thomas Mueller holds a trophy of the best scorer of the season after winning the Bundesliga title after the German Bundesliga soccer match between Bayern Munich and FC Augsburg at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany.

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Chelsea's Jorginho celebrates after scoring his side's second goal from penalty during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge Stadium in London.

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Brighton's Leandro Trossard scores his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City at the Amex stadium in Brighton, England.

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Fans of Warsaw's soccer team Legia Warszawa burn flares as they celebrate their club's victory of the Polish soccer championship in Warsaw, Poland.

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Portland Thorns players react after forward Sophia Smith recorded her third goal of the first half against the Chicago Red Stars during an NWSL soccer match in Portland, Ore.

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Barcelona players celebrate winning the UEFA Women's Champions League final soccer match between Chelsea FC and FC Barcelona in Gothenburg, Sweden. Barcelona won 4-0.

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PSG's Neymar, right, celebrates with PSG's Kylian Mbappe after he scores his sides first goal during the French League One soccer match between Paris Saint-Germain and Reims at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France.

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Marseille's Arkadiusz Milik celebrates scoring a penalty during the French League One soccer match between Marseille and Angers at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France.

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West Bromwich Albion's Kyle Bartley celebrates after scores a disallowed goal during the English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at the Hawthorns stadium in West Bromwich, England.

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Liverpool's defensive wall blocks a free kick of West Bromwich Albion's Matheus Pereira during the English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at the Hawthorns stadium in West Bromwich, England.

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Cruz Azul's fans celebrate after Jonathan Rodriguez scoring against Toluca during a Mexican soccer league quarterfinal second leg soccer match at Azteca stadium in Mexico City. Cruz Azul won 4-3 on aggregate and will play in the semi finals.

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Inter Milan's Romelu Lukaku celebrates after scores the third goal of his team during a Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Roma at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy.

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Schalke's Matthew Hoppe, left, controls the ball as Berlin's Lucas Tousart (29) closes in during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Hertha BSC Berlin and FC Schalke 04 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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Parma's Jasmin Kurtic, left, and Lazio's Vedat Muriqi challenge for the ball during the Serie A soccer match between Lazio and Parma at Rome's Olympic Stadium, Italy.

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Sporting's captain Sebastian Coates, center, lifts the trophy at the end of the Portuguese League soccer match between Sporting CP and Boavista FC at the Alvalade stadium in Lisbon. Sporting defeated Boavista 1-0 to clinch the championship title, with two more rounds still left to play.

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Manchester United's Mason Greenwood jumps for the ball with Leicester's Wilfred Ndidi during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Leicester City, at the Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England.

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Chelsea players celebrate with the Women's Super League trophy at Kingsmeadow, London. Chelsea retained the Women‚ Super League title and became the all-time record champion in the English game by beating Manchester City to first place. Chelsea was a 5-0 winner at home to Reading and finished two points ahead of City.

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Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal from penalty during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park in Birmingham, England.

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Sheffield United's John Egan, left, and Crystal Palace's Christian Benteke challenge for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Sheffield United and Crystal Palace at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England.

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Bayern's Thomas Mueller, centre, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Bayern Munich and Borussia Moenchengladbach at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany.

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Manchester City's Phil Foden, left, and Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan, right, challenge PSG's Neymar during the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Manchester City and Paris Saint Germain at the Etihad stadium, in Manchester.

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West Bromwich Albion's Conor Gallagher, left, and Wolverhampton Wanderers' Leander Dendoncker challenge for the ball during an English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Wolverhampton Wanderers at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, England.

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Hertha's Matteo Guendouzi, right, in action against Mainz's Karim Anisiwo during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FSV Mainz 05 and Hertha BSC in Mainz, Germany.

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America's Federico Vinas, front, and Pumas' Johan Vasquez fight for the ball during a Mexican soccer league match at University Olympic Stadium in Mexico City.

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Real Madrid's Eder Militao celebrates with team mates scoring the opening goal during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Osasuna at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Cruz Azul's Orbelin Pineda celebrates scoring his side's opening goal against Tijuana during a Mexican soccer league match at Azteca stadium in Mexico City.

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Chelsea players celebrate after Christian Pulisic scored the opening goal during the Champions League semifinal first leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Chelsea at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Genoa's Andrea Masiello kicks the ball away from Spezia's Luca Vignali during the Serie A soccer match between Genoa and Spezia at the Luigi Ferraris stadium in Genoa, Italy.

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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson kicks a soccer ball during a visit to the Hartlepool United Football Club, in Hartlepool, England ahead of the May 6 by-election.

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Tottenham's Eric Dier, left, duels for the ball with Everton's Alex Iwobi during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England.

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Manchester players celebrate after the Europa League, quarterfinal, second leg soccer match between Manchester United and Granada at the Old Trafford stadium, in Manchester.

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Players of Argentina's Defensa y Justicia celebrate with the trophy after winning the Recopa Sudamericana final soccer match against Brazil's Palmeiras in a penalty kick shoot-out at the Mane Garrincha stadium in Brasilia, Brazil.

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Everton's Tom Davies in action during the English Premier League soccer match between Brighton and Everton at the Falmer Stadium in Brighton, England.

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West Bromwich Albion's Matheus Pereira, left, celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during an English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Southampton at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, England.

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Roma's Gianluca Mancini, left, and Bologna's Musa Barrow challenge for the ball during the Italian Serie A soccer match between Roma and Bologna at Rome's Olympic stadium, Italy.

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Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette, center, celebrates after scoring his sides opening goal during an English Premier League soccer match between Sheffield United and Arsenal at the Bramall Lane stadium in Sheffield, England.

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Augsburg's midfielder Marco Richter, foreground, vies for the ball away from Schalke's Malick Thiaw, centre and Benjamin Stambouli, during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and FC Augsburg in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi walks along the pitch during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Roma's Roger Ibanez celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the Europa League first leg quarterfinal soccer match between Ajax and Roma at the Johan Cruyff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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Belgium's Laura Deloose, left, and Norway's Julie Blakstad vie for the ball during a friendly soccer match between Belgium and Norway at King Baudouin stadium in Brussels.

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Bremen's Yuya Osako, center, in action during the German soccer cup quarter final soccer match between Jahn Regensburg and Werder Bremen at Jahnstadion Regensburg in Regensburg, Germany.

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Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan, top, is fouled by Dortmund's Ansgar Kanuff during the Champions League, first leg, quarterfinal soccer match between Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund at the Etihad stadium in Manchester.

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Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele, right, celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Valladolid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain

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West Ham's Jarrod Bowen, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and West Ham United at Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton, England.

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Dortmund's Manuel Akanji, left, and Frankfurt's Luka Jovic challenge for the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Eintracht Frankfurt in Dortmund, Germany.

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West Bromwich Albion's goalkeeper Sam Johnston dives to save a free kick during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, England.

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Portugal's Tiago Tomas, left, fails to scores a goal in front Switzerland goalkeeper Anthony Racioppi during the Euro U21 group D soccer match between Switzerland and Portugal at Stozice stadium in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, reacts at the end of the World Cup 2022 group A qualifying soccer match between Luxembourg and Portugal at the Josy Barthel Stadium in Luxembourg.

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Russia's players celebrate after scoring the goal during the World Cup 2022 group H qualifying soccer match between Slovakia and Russia in Trnava, Slovakia

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Canada's David Hoilett (10) collides with Cayman Islands goalkeeper Albertini Holness as Wesley Robinson (6) and Ackeem Hyde (3) defend during the second half of a World Cup 2022 Group B qualifying soccer match in Bradenton, Fla.

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Sweden's Mikael Lustig, left, and Sweden's Viktor Claesson, right, challenge Kosovo's Arber Zeneli during the World Cup 2022 group B qualifying soccer match between Kosovo and Sweden at the Fadil Vokrri stadium in Pristina, Kosovo

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Mexico's Johan Vasquez celebrates scoring his side's 2nd goal against Canada during a Concacaf Men's Olympic qualifying championship semi-final soccer match in Guadalajara, Mexico. Mexico won the match 2-0 and qualified for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Honduras' Jose Garcia, center, and United States' Jesus Ferreira argue during a Concacaf Men's Olympic qualifying championship semi-final soccer match in Guadalajara, Mexico

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Israel's players celebrate during a World Cup 2022 group F qualifying soccer match between Israel and Scotland in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Netherlands' players cheer supporters at the end of the World Cup 2022 group G qualifying soccer match between The Netherlands and Latvia at the Johan Cruyff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Netherlands won 2-0.

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Russia's Artyom Dzyuba, right, celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the World Cup 2022 group H qualifying soccer match between Russia and Slovenia at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia

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Russian fans are seen in the stands before the World Cup 2022 group H qualifying soccer match between Russia and Slovenia at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia.

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Greece's Tasos Basaketas celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during a World Cup 2022 group B qualifying soccer match between Spain and Greece at the Los Carmenes stadium in Granada, Spain

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England's Ben Chilwell, left, and San Marino's Alessandro D'Addario battle for the ball during the World Cup 2022 group I qualifying soccer match between England and San Marino at Wembley stadium in London

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England's Ben Godfrey, top, jumps over Switzerland's Alexandre Jankewitz during the Euro U21 group D soccer match between England and Switzerland in Koper, Slovenia.

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Tottenham's Carlos Vinicius, left, scores his team's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park in Birmingham, England.

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Paris Saint Germain's Kylian Mbappe celebrates after he scored a goal against Lyon during the French League One soccer match between Lyon and PSG in Decines, near Lyon, central France

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Barcelona's Sergino Dest celebrates with Barcelona's Lionel Messi scoring his side's 3rd goal during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Sociedad and FC Barcelona at Reale Arena stadium in San Sebastian, Spain.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi kicks the ball during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Sociedad and FC Barcelona at Reale Arena stadium in San Sebastian, Spain.

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Brazil's Ferroviaria players celebrate with the trophy winning the Copa Libertadores Women's soccer final match against Colombia's America in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Brazil's Ferroviaria won 2-1.

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Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi, left, is challenged by Sheffield United's Ben Osborn during the English FA Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Chelsea and Sheffield United at the Stamford Bridge stadium in London.

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Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Arsenal at the London Stadium in London, England.

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Manchester United's Anthony Martial, left, and Manchester United's Paul Pogba help Leicester's Youri Tielemans after he was injured during the English FA Cup quarter final soccer match between Leicester City and Manchester United at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England.

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Stuttgart's goalkeeper Gregor Kobel, right, makes a save against Bayern's Thomas Mueller during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart in Munich, Germany.

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Bayern's Benjamin Pavard tries to control the ball during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart in Munich, Germany.

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Bayern's Robert Lewandowski, left, celebrates with Bayern's Serge Gnabry after scoring his sides first goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart in Munich, Germany.

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Cologne's Sebastian Andersson, center, scores his side's opening goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Cologne and Dortmund at the RheinEnergieStadion stadium in Cologne, Germany.

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Southampton's Nathan Redmond celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the English FA Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Bournemouth and Southampton at Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, England

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Genoa's Eldor Shomurodov, front, competes for the ball with Parma's Mattia Bani, top, during an Italian Serie A soccer match between Parma and Genoa at the Ennio Tardini stadium in Parma, Italy.

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Fulham's Joachim Andersen, right, celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Leeds United, at Craven Cottage stadium, London, England.

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Leeds United's Patrick Bamford celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Fulham and Leeds United, at Craven Cottage stadium, London.

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Liverpool's Diogo Jota, left, celebrates as he is congratulated by teammate Sadio Mane after scoring his team's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool at Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton, England.

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Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann, center left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Huesca at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain

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