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ERIC ABIDAL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Clubs unite to hail retiring former Barcelona defender Abdidal

Eric Abidal's former clubs have paid tribute after the defender announced his retirement from football. The 35-year-old, who won four Spanish titles and two Champions Leagues with Barcelona and three successive French titles with Lyon, called time on his career on Friday after half a season with Greek side Olympiacos. Prior to that, he had returned to his first professional club...
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December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Abidal cuts short playing career at Olympiakos

ATHENS, Greece (AP) Former France and Barcelona defender Eric Abidal announced his retirement from football on Friday, a day before his last match. Abidal said he will finish after playing for Olympiakos against Kalloni on Saturday, with 18 months left on his contract. He cited personal reasons for stopping, without elaborating. Abidal played at two World Cups for France, and won...
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December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Abidal announces retirement ahead of potential Barca return

Eric Abidal has announced his retirement at the age of 35 and revealed that he could be on his way […]
Via Soccer News
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympiakos kick off UCL campaign with win over Atletico Madrid

Olympiakos got their Champions League campaign off to a winning start as they recorded a 3-2 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Group A clash at Karaiskakis Stadium. Arthur Masuaku opened the scoring for the hosts and Ibrahim Afellay doubled their lead after 31 minutes before Mario Mandzukic pulled one back for Madrid before half-time. Konstantinos Mitroglou made it 3-1 midway through...
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September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Abidal doubtful for Sochaux clash

Monaco coach Claudio Ranieri expects captain Eric Abidal to miss Saturday’s clash with struggling Sochaux. Abidal was absent for last […]
Via Soccer News
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Abidal to return to training following illness

Monaco have confirmed that captain Eric Abidal will return to training on Wednesday after being hospitalised with a viral infection. […]
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Abidal pleased with Monaco´s progress

Eric Abidal believes Monaco’s 1-1 draw with Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday shows how far they have come this season. After […]
Via Soccer News
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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