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Man United agree Falcao loan deal

LONDON: Manchester United have agreed a sensational deal to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan from Monaco, according to widespread British media reports yesterday. The prolific 28-year-old…

PSG routs Saint-Etienne 5-0 in French league

PARIS: Zlatan Ibrahimovic notched a hat trick on his return from injury as defending champion Paris Saint-Germain thrashed Saint-Etienne 5-0 in the French league on Sunday. The return of the…

Sanchez on target as Leicester hold Arsenal

LEICESTER: Leonardo Ulloa cancelled out Alexis Sanchez’s first Premier League goal as promoted Leicester City held Arsenal to a 1-1 draw at the King Power Stadium yesterday. In the absence…

Sandro hands Barca win at Villarreal

MADRID: Barcelona made it two wins in as many games under new coach Luis Enrique as 19-yearold Sandro Ramirez’s debut goal eight minutes from time was enough to hand them…

Nissan, UEFA Champions League to launch exclusive goal of the week

KUWAIT: As the UEFA Champions League group stage draw takes place in Monaco, Nissan announced the first phase of its exclusive partnership activity with ‘UEFA Champions League Goal of the…

City stunned as Diouf gives Stoke shock win

MANCHESTER: Manchester City crashed to a shock 1- 0 defeat against Stoke as Senegal striker Mame Biram Diouf stunned the Premier League champions yesterday. Manuel Pellegrini’s team were beaten on…

Chelsea overpower Everton in goalfest

LONDON: Chelsea overpowered Everton 6-3 in a remarkable game yesterday to preserve their 100 percent record in the Premier League, after Manchester City were stunned by Stoke City. Jose Mourinho’s…

Platini rules out running for FIFA presidency

MONACO: UEFA president Michel Platini ruled himself out of the running for the most powerful job in football yesterday, saying he “could not convince himself” that opposing incumbent Sepp Blatter…

Ronaldo named European Player of the Year

MONACO: Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo was yesterday named European Footballer of the Year, the Portuguese striker topping the journalists’ poll ahead of Manuel Neuer and Arjen Robben. Ronaldo is the…

Rooney named England captain, fulfils ‘dream’

LONDON: Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney was named the new captain of England yesterday. Rooney, who succeeds Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard, will lead his country in a friendly against Norway on…

Women’s WorldCup turf war heats up

NEW YORK: Even actor Tom Hanks has an opinion about whether the athletes at the 2015 Women’s World Cup should play on artificial turf or grass. A group of players…

United humiliated 4-0 in League Cup

LONDON: Manchester United’s early season problems were compounded by a humiliating 4-0 loss to third-tier Milton Keynes Dons in the League Cup second round on Tuesday leaving new manager Louis…

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