Found September 03, 2013 on Fox Sports:
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Quotes from voters in this week's AP Global football poll: --- James Thorogood, Bundesliga.com, Germany. ''Fresh from being named the European player of the year, Franck Ribery lived up to his billing in helping his side exact a small measure of revenge on Chelsea for the 2012 Champions League final loss on home soil.'' --- Ubiratan Leal, trivela.com, Brazil. ''OK, putting Messi on top is not original, but the Argentine got a hat trick against a good Valencia side, and against a good keeper (Diego Alves was in his best form last Sunday). Gerrard didn't score, but worth the mention for leading an increasingly improving Liverpool against Manchester United.'' --- Alejandro Cisternas, El Mercurio, Chile. ''Liverpool is having its best start in almost two decades, and that's impressive for a team with a huge history. Barcelona under Gerardo Martino is also continuing in winning ways.'' --- Marco Monteverde, News Corp....
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