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  Norway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The nearby island territories of Svalbard and Jan Mayen are under Norwegian sovereignty and are considered as part of Norway as a kingdom, while Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic Ocean and Peter I Island in the South Pacific Ocean are Norwegian dependencies, which are not considered part of the kingdom.
As of 1 January 2003 approximately 5% of the population are unaffiliated (http://www.ssb.no/english/subjects/07/02/10/trosamf_en/).
Nevertheless, all of the Norwegian dialects are interintelligible.
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 Norway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The nearby island territories of Svalbard and Jan Mayen are under Norwegian sovereignty and are considered by Norway as part of the kingdom, while Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic Ocean and Peter I Island in the South Pacific Ocean are Norwegian dependencies and not considered part of the kingdom.
Growing Norwegian irritation during the 19th century spawned the dissolution of the union between Norway and Sweden in 1905.
The Norwegian climate is fairly temperate, especially along the coast under the influence of the Gulf Stream.
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 Norwegian Premier League -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It has two names in Norwegian: Eliteserien, which means "the league of the elite", and Tippeligaen, which means "the betting league" (it got this name because it was sponsored by Norsk tipping (Norwegian Betting); a (additional info and facts about bookmaking) bookmaking company).
The Norwegian Premier League consists of 14 teams that play each other twice (home and away) during the season (which lasts from April until October).
The league is dominated by (additional info and facts about Rosenborg) Rosenborg, who have won the title for last 13 years.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/N/No/Norwegian_Premier_League.htm   (316 words)

  
 Hamarkameratene - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The team was most recently promoted to the Norwegian Premier League in 2003.
A third place finish in 1970 is the highest position that the team has held in the Premier League; the club has never reached beyond the semi-finals in the National Cup, last reaching the semi-finals in 1989).
Having won the first division in 2003, they entered the Premier League for the first time since 1995, and wound up in fifth place at the end of the 2004-season.
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 Norwegian Premier League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It has two names in Norwegian: Eliteserien, which means "the league of the elite", and Tippeligaen, which means "the betting league" (it got this name because it was sponsored by Norsk tipping (Norwegian Betting); a bookmaking company).
The league is dominated by Rosenborg, who have won the title for last 12 years.
The winner of the league qualifies for the Champions League and the four highest ranked teams (including the winner) qualify for the Royal League.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/norwegian_premier_league   (261 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Norwegian Premier League 2004
The table from the Norwegian Premier League 2004 (the highest football league in Norway).
It was promoted to the Norwegian Premier League in 2002 after one year in the first division following 16 consecutive seasons in the highest division.
Gylfi Einarsson, Lillestrøm S.K. Categories: Norwegian Premier League Frode Johnsen Frode Johnsen born (born March 17, 1971 in Skien) is a player of the Norwegian football club Rosenborg.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Norwegian-Premier-League-2004   (859 words)

  
 2003
February 5, 2003: Secretary of State Powell made an 80-minute presentation to the United Nations that used satellite photos, communications intercepts, and reports from defectors to demonstrate that Iraq was obstructing UN inspections, continuing to develop weapons of mass destruction, and working with terrorist groups.
April 16-17, 2003: The EU Summit Meeting in Athens, despite continuing disagreement between supporters and opponents of the war in Iraq, issued a statement calling for a central role for the United Nations and a significant role for the European Union in Iraq’s reconstruction.
Norwegians were puzzled to be on al-Qaeda’s target list; although Norway had taken part in the campaign in Afghanistan, it had not been involved in the war with Iraq.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ho/pubs/fs/33355.htm   (18831 words)

  
 NTU Info Centre: FA Premier League   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The FA Premier League (often referred to as the Barclays English Premier League for sponsorship reasons) comprises the top 20 football clubs in the league system of English football.
Image Unavailable The Premier League is one of the most cosmopolitan and widely watched national sporting leagues in the world.
Premier League teams such as Manchester United and star players such as David Beckham and Michael Owen have become worldwide sporting icons.
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 Bergen, Norway
It is situated in the west of Norway, between the seven mountains, according to folklore.
Founded as a city by Olav Kyrre in 1070 AD and considered to be Norway's capital until 1299, Bergen toward the end of the thirteenth century became one of the Hanseatic League's four most important cities.
The trading activities and administration was located at the bay that forms the centre of Bergen, and the continuous quayside buildings of Bryggen[?] are now on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/be/Bergen,_Norway.html   (164 words)

  
 Hamarkameratene
Hamarkameratene or Ham-Kam is a Norwegian football club founded in 1918 (under the name Freidig), from the city of Hamar.
It was promoted to the Norwegian Premier League in 2003.
Ham-Kam has a third place from 1970 as their highest ever final league position and has never reached beyond the semi-finals in the National cup (last in 1989).
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 Oslo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Oslo was destroyed by fire in 1624, and was rebuilt at a new site across the bay, near Akershus castle, by king Christian IV of Norway and given the name Christiania (later Kristiania).
The Bislett Stadion was used for speed skating events at the Olympics, but in recent years it has been better known for its annual Bislett Games track and field event.
Two football teams from Oslo, Vålerenga I.F. Fotball and Lyn Fotball, play in the Norwegian premier league (2004).
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 SI.com - Soccer - Hard work ahead for Premier League newcomers - Wednesday August 13, 2003 08:07 AM
Posted: Wednesday August 13, 2003 8:07 AM LONDON (Reuters) -- Portsmouth, Leicester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers have reached the promised land that is the Premier League, but the hard work starts now if they want to stay in English soccer's land of milk and honey.
Of the 32 teams that have been promoted to the Premier League since its inception in 1992, 14 have gone straight back down the next season.
Wolves have not spent all of 40 years wandering in the desert of the football league, but it is nearly half that time -- 19 years -- since their famous gold shirts last graced the likes of Old Trafford in the league.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/news/2003/08/13/newcomers_preview   (632 words)

  
 Ålesund - Biocrawler definition:Ålesund - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In the night of January 23, 1904, the city was the scene of the Ålesund Fire, one of the most terrible of the many conflagrations to which Norwegian towns, once built largely of wood, have been subjected.
Practically the whole town was destroyed, a gale aiding the flames, and the population had to leave the place in the middle of the night at a few minutes' notice.
The houses were constructed by Norwegian arcitects educated in Trondheim,and being inspired from the style in Europe, i.e Germany, Scotland, France, Belgium and Spain.
www.biocrawler.com /biowiki/%C5lesund   (612 words)

  
 Rosenborg B.K. - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In spite of winning the league for 2004, and qualifying for Champions League, Ola By Rise's contract was terminated in October 2004.
Rosenborg failed to qualify in 2003, with a loss against Deportivo de La Coruña, but managed to qualify again in 2004 after beating Maccabi Haifa, and in 2005 – despite the disappointing season – they qualified for the tenth time after winning 4-3 against Steaua Bucuresti.
Norwegian League Champions: 1967, 1969, 1971, 1985, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004.
psychcentral.com /wiki/Rosenborg_B.K.   (623 words)

  
 Bodø
The city Bodø in the county of Nordland, Norway, has 42,186 inhabitants as of January 1, 2003.
The local football club, F.K. Bodø/Glimt, plays in the Norwegian premier league (2003).
The text of this article is licensed under the GFDL.
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 Fa premier league 2003 04   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 CNN/SI - English Premier League - Chelsea overtakes Aston Villa for Premier League lead - Saturday December 26, 1998 ...
Chelsea's Norwegian striker Flo, starting a match for once rather than coming on as a substitute, got the opener after ghosting in between two defenders and playing a gentle volley wide of goalkeeper Paul Jones.
It was Forest's 16th league match without a win to equal the Premier League record they themselves set in 1996.
Liverpool became the first team to win a league match at Middlesbrough for 14 months when it won 3-1 at the Riverside with goals from Jamie Carragher (17 minutes), Jamie Redknapp (35th) and Veggard Heggem (88) who scored after a brilliant run and shot in the dying seconds.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/world/news/1998/12/26/british_roundup   (652 words)

  
 Norwegian league and cup bugs! Give me a feedback please SI. - Topic Powered by Groupee Community
Premier teams shall not play at home in 1st round in norwegian cup.
Premier teams will meet 2nd div or lower in the first round away.
He must be able to gather all the facts for the Norwegian cups, leagues etc. and push it to SI so they can fix it later.
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 Norwegian football/soccer : Premier Division 2005 season preview
The following table shows the overall number of titles for each club in Norwegian Premier Division and their standings in the last five seasons.
Rosenborg clinched the 2004 league championship and equalled the European record of 13 consecutive titles held by Skonto of Latvia.
Sogndal and Stabak were relegated to the second tier of Norwegian football, while Aalesund and Start were promoted to the Premier Division.
www.betinf.com /prev_norway.htm   (695 words)

  
 Norway - Gurupedia
Svalbard and Jan Mayen are under Norwegian sovereignty and are considered by Norway as part of the kingdom, while Bouvet Island in the South Atlantic Ocean and Peter I Island in the South Pacific Ocean are Norwegian dependencies and not considered part of the kingdom.
Norwegian Sea to the west and the Barents Sea to the northeast.
Sami languages are spoken and written in the northern regions by the Sami people.
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 SI.com - Soccer - Arsenal, Valencia in Champions League showdown - Tuesday March 18, 2003 07:55 PM
Wednesday's four Champions League games will complete the field for next month's quarterfinals, and Arsenal's showdown at Valencia in Group B is the most glamorous.
Struggling all season in the Champions League, the Gunners suffered a stunning domestic setback over the weekend when they were beaten 2-0 by Blackburn, cutting their Premier League lead to two points over Manchester United.
In the Spanish league, Barca is slumping near the center of the pack.
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Brown signed a contract in Dec. 2004 with Norwegian Premier League club Aalesund FK after spending three days in the city of Ålesund, meeting with the coaches and the manager of the club.
Tromsø finished 4th in Norway's Premier League in 2004 and is currently playing in the Scandinavian Royal League, which takes place between the top 4 teams in Norway, Denmark and Sweden during the winter months.
The club, one of Norway's leading clubs in the 60's and 70's with numerous league and cup wins, had been down and out the last 20 years, but with a renewed commitment had made the climb from Div.2 to Div.1 to the Premier League in a 3 year span.
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 Norwegian premier league 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 BigSoccer Boards - Royal League,pff, a Scandinavian Premier league would be prefered!
However, it was not possible for the clubs/leagues to agree, so they came up with roughly the Royal league we have now, but even that was difficult to agree on since Rosenborg had several demands.
The also refused to play 3 games vs. Norwegian teams in the first group play (as in the original plan) and wanted the groups to be mixed with teams from all 3 countries instead....
FC Haka is the team to beat, sitting pretty on top of the league, scoring goals and conceeding less, with a young new keeper, Vilmunen.
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/showthread.php?t=126890   (1272 words)

  
 English premier league match reports. 24/03/2003 - ABC Sport - Soccer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Skipper Patrick Vieira hoisted Arsenal back to the top of the premier league by two points, deposing overnight leaders Manchester United, with a priceless matchwinner at Highbury.
Chelsea strengthened their claim for the fourth-place finish that will mean a place in the Champions League qualifiers next season with a convincing win at Stamford Bridge.
But Southampton striker James Beattie grabbed his 20th league goal of the season, making him the league's top scorer, with a close range strike before the break and the hosts, who did the same to Fulham last weekend, equalised in the 90th minute through Kevin Davies.
www.abc.net.au /soccer/items/s814747.htm   (1048 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: FA Premier League Stars 2001: PC & Video Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
There seems to be no end in sight for football's popularity as the FA Premier League continues its march across the world's consciousness.
The FA Premier League Stars replicates the passion and glory of the world's most exciting league by integrating commentary, stadiums, clubs and most importantly its stars.
Featuring the most exciting and challenging football league in the world, The F.A. Premier League Stars allows players to experience the fast paced action of the English Premier League right from the start of the 2000/2001 season.
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 Neil Jones Signs in Australia; Kennedy Continutes to Shine :: A midsummer update on former Gauchos playing professional ...
Should Queensland choose to renew his contract Jones will have the opportunity to battle against the likes of English Premier League standout Dwight Yorke, who is signed on to play for Sydney FC having spent time in the EPL with Manchester United, Aston Villa, and Blackburn Rovers.
In Major League Soccer, former Gaucho Thiago Martins, or Thiba as he is referred to on his number 99 jersey, has been on the lone bright spots for struggling Chivas USA.
McGill has helped the Vikings to a league second-best 28 points through their first 16 matches, putting the City in good standing entering the second half of the season in hopes of being promoted to the Premier Division.
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 Molde   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The city Molde in the county of Møre og Romsdal, Norway,has 23,955 inhabitants as of January 1, 2003.
Another famous attraction is the King's birch at Glomstua, which is where King VII of Norway">Haakon VII and Crown Prince Olav seeked hide during the German World War II bombing of the city in April 1940.
The Germans were chasing the King, his government and gold reserves, which were fleeing, and thus stayed in Molde from April 22 to April 29, making Molde the capital of Norway for a week.
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