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"SOME people believe football is a matter of life and death... I can assure you it is much, much more important than that," said the legendary manager of Liverpool Football Club, Bill Shankly.

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Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo has begun to address deficiencies and policy mistakes that are inhibiting the expansion of a Group of 20 economy which ought to perform better than it has.