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FIFA World Cup 2006
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France captain Zinedine Zidane has won the Golden Ball award for the World Cup's best player, despite his red card in Sunday's defeat to Italy in the final. Zidane polled 2012 points in the vote by journalists covering the tournament, ahead of Italian Fabio Cannavaro (1977 points) and Andrea Pirlo (715 points).
UPDATED 15:45, July 24, 2006
World ponders Zidane headbutt mystery
The 2006 World Cup final will be remembered more for a headbutt than the fact Italy won the world's most desirable sporting prize for the fourth time, press reports suggested yesterday.
Men of the World Cup
The month-long festival of sporting excellence ended on the July 9th in Germany with Italy holding up the World Cup Trophy for the fourth time. The World Cup is a football feast and the performances of ten key figures have decided success and failure.
Cafu: I am a winner, not a criminal
Brazil soccer team captain Cafu said on Tuesday that Brazilians blame him for the team's defeat to France in the quarter-final of the World Cup.
German striker Klose takes Golden Shoe at 2006 World Cup
After 64 games packed with goals and non-stop action, Germany's Miroslav Klose carried off the adidas Golden Shoe award as the top scorer at the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany.

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  Players  
  • French defeat felt in ZZ's home village (08:53, July 12, 2006)
  • FFF to decide Domenech's future on Tuesday (17:06, July 11, 2006)
  • Roberto Carlos denies lapse in Brazil's World Cup elimination (13:10, July 11, 2006)
  • German striker Klose takes Golden Shoe at 2006 World Cup (09:06, July 11, 2006)
  • Award winners of 2006 World Cup Germany (09:05, July 11, 2006)
  • Question on everyone's lips: Why did he do it? (08:32, July 11, 2006)
  • Domenech: Materazzi provoked Zidane (08:29, July 11, 2006)
  • Goodbye and thanks for the memories (08:14, July 11, 2006)
  • World Cup leading scorers (09:16, July 10, 2006)
  • Kahn, Figo, Pauleta call time on careers (09:11, July 10, 2006)
  • Germany's Schweinsteiger named Man of the Match (08:56, July 10, 2006)
  • Materazzi scores equalizer for Italy at World Cup final (08:41, July 10, 2006)
  • Pauleta quits international soccer (08:34, July 10, 2006)
  • Figo bids farewell to international football (08:17, July 10, 2006)
  • Rooney banned for two games (08:16, July 10, 2006)
  • Domenech feels sad for Zidane (07:36, July 10, 2006)
  • Pirlo named Man of Match in World Cup final (07:36, July 10, 2006)
  • Klose's award hopes threatened (12:07, July 08, 2006)
  • Player facts of Italy (10:52, July 08, 2006)
  • Player facts of France (10:52, July 08, 2006)
  • Gilberto furious at Brazil's World Cup flop (10:49, July 08, 2006)
  • Brazil blamed for lack of team spirit (10:47, July 08, 2006)
  • Germany's Klose hit by injury before 3rd place play-off (19:29, July 07, 2006)
  • Buffon close to setting new record (15:46, July 07, 2006)
  • Germany's Kahn in goal for third place match (10:32, July 07, 2006)
  • Cannavaro times it perfectly for final (09:09, July 07, 2006)
  • C. Ronaldo not bothered by jeering fans (09:08, July 07, 2006)
  • Thuram's childhood dream comes true, again (09:07, July 07, 2006)
  • French defender Thuram named "Man of the Match" (08:38, July 06, 2006)
  • Del Piero confounds doubters (08:49, July 05, 2006)
  • History and Zidane on France's side (08:23, July 05, 2006)
  • Italian midfielder Pirlo named Man of Match (08:43, July 05, 2006)
  • Roberto Carlos quits Brazilian national team (10:15, July 04, 2006)
  • Ronaldo claims no animosity with Man. United teammate Rooney (08:13, July 04, 2006)
  • German midfielder Frings banned from World Cup semifinal (08:12, July 04, 2006)
  • Rooney feels wronged (08:11, July 04, 2006)
  • Italian defender Nesta to miss World Cup semifinal (08:10, July 04, 2006)
  • Brazil fans jeer soccer's Roberto Carlos as he leaves hotel (08:25, July 03, 2006)
  • FIFA to look into Germany's Frings (08:11, July 03, 2006)
  • Ronaldo's future at Manchester United in doubt (07:59, July 03, 2006)
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