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MADRID - Spain doesn't know what to make of its World Cup draw. Some are confident, while others are fearful.
LONDON - Gareth Bale took first place in The Associated Press global soccer poll Tuesday after scoring his first hat trick for Real Madrid.
LONDON - Quotes from voters in this week's AP global football poll:
MADRID - Atletico Madrid has already won Group G, leaving Zenit St. Petersburg to tussle with FC Porto for seocnd.
SAO PAULO - Brazil's traditional yellow jersey has lost its all-conquering allure.
MADRID - Because he was born in Brazil and chose to play for Spain's national team, Diego Costa can expect a rough reception from Brazilian fans at next year's World Cup.
MADRID - Brazilian-born Diego Costa will have to wait a little longer before playing his first game for Spain, after pulling out of two upcoming friendlies with an injury.