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Kane rescues Spurs in thriller

Posted by on 04/02/2018
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Kane rescues Spurs in thriller

Kane rescues Spurs in thriller

Kane nets his 100th Premier League goal LONDON: Harry Kane scored a last-gasp penalty equaliser just minutes after missing another spot-kick in Tottenham’s breath-taking 2-2 draw at Liverpool, while Newcastle remain mired in the battle for survival after a 1-1 draw at Crystal Palace yesterday. After falling behind when Mohamed Salah punished a mistake from […]

Striker Pazzini late show sees Real Madrid held at Levante

Posted by on 04/02/2018
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Striker Pazzini late show sees Real Madrid held at Levante

Striker Pazzini late show sees Real Madrid held at Levante

Ramos scores his 50th La Liga goal for the club MADRID: Former Italy striker Giampaolo Pazzini scored a dramatic late equaliser as Levante held Real Madrid to a 2-2 draw on Saturday, leaving Zinedine Zidane’s men 18 points adrift of La Liga leaders Barcelona. Sergio Ramos headed the visitors into an 11th-minute lead with his […]

Sanchez on target as United win

Posted by on 03/02/2018
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Sanchez on target as United win

Sanchez on target as United win

United were missing Fellaini, Phil Jones, Bailly and Zlatan MANCHESTER: Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez were on the scoresheet as Manchester United scrapped their way to a 2-0 victory against Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford yesterday. After a tough-tackling first half, Lukaku sent United on their way in the 55th minute before Sanchez scored his […]

Dortmund boss relieved Aubmeyang saga is over

Posted by on 01/02/2018
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Dortmund boss relieved Aubmeyang saga is over

Dortmund boss relieved Aubmeyang saga is over

Arsenal spent a new club record £56m for Aubmeyang BERLIN: Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Stoeger says now that the Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer saga is finally over his side can refocus on their football as they prepare to face resurgent Cologne today. “It became a topic behind which no one could hide,” Stoeger explained. “It’s good […]

KIB football team completes training for 2018 Kuwait Banking Club League

Posted by on 31/01/2018
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KIB football team completes training for 2018 Kuwait Banking Club League

KIB football team completes training for 2018 Kuwait Banking Club League

KUWAIT: Within the framework of its social responsibility program aimed at supporting sports activities and youth, the Kuwait International Bank (KIB) football team recently completed its training for this year’s annual Kuwait Banking Club Football League. On this occasion, Corporate Communications Officer at KIB, Ahmed Alenzi, said: “In preparation for this season’s tournament, our very […]

Kylian Mbappe sent off as PSG reach French League Cup final

Posted by on 31/01/2018
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Kylian Mbappe sent off as PSG reach French League Cup final

Kylian Mbappe sent off as PSG reach French League Cup final

PARIS: Holders Paris Saint-Germain edged into the French League Cup final by beating Rennes 3-2 at Roazhon Park on Tuesday, despite seeing Kylian Mbappe sent off on his return from injury. Thomas Meunier put the visitors ahead with a magnificent volley, before Rennes winger Wahbi Khazri had a goal ruled out for handball after a […]

Al-Qadisiya SC wins Crown Prince Cup

Posted by on 30/01/2018
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Al-Qadisiya SC wins Crown Prince Cup

Al-Qadisiya SC wins Crown Prince Cup

KUWAIT: Al-Qadisiya Sports Club was crowned champion of HH the Crown Prince Cup 25th tournament for the 2017/2018 soccer season. This is the ninth time Al-Qadisiya becomes champion after beating Kuwait Sports Club 6-5 in the penalty kicks, as the match ended in a 1-1 in both the regular and extra time. The sports community […]

Fabinho grabs Monaco point at Marseille, Bordeaux stun Lyon

Posted by on 29/01/2018
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Fabinho grabs Monaco point at Marseille, Bordeaux stun Lyon

Fabinho grabs Monaco point at Marseille, Bordeaux stun Lyon

PARIS: Fabinho struck to secure French champions Monaco an entertaining 2-2 draw at southern rivals Marseille on Sunday, while Malcom was at the centre of a penalty controversy as Bordeaux stunned Lyon. Both teams at the Stade Velodrome missed the chance to take second place from Lyon, with Paris Saint-Germain now 11 points clear at […]

Real Madrid knocked out by little Leganes

Posted by on 25/01/2018
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Real Madrid knocked out by little Leganes

Real Madrid knocked out by little Leganes

Real suffer humiliating Copa del Rey exit MADRID: Real Madrid crashed to a humiliating Copa del Rey exit on Wednesday when they were knocked out by little Leganes in the quarter-finals, adding to the atmosphere of crisis at the European champions. Real lost 2-1 in the second leg at their Bernabeu home as the tie […]

World Cup on track despite boycott: Qatar

Posted by on 25/01/2018
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World Cup on track despite boycott: Qatar

World Cup on track despite boycott: Qatar

DAVOS: Qatar is confident that it can host a successful World Cup in 2022 and preparations are fully on track after a boycott by its Gulf neighbors briefly disrupted supply lines last year, its foreign minister told Reuters. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, who is also deputy prime minister, said Qatar’s economy was now […]

Germany face France in Nations League

Posted by on 24/01/2018
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Germany face France in Nations League

Germany face France in Nations League

England draw Spain, Croatia in UEFA Nations League LAUSANNE: Germany will face old rivals France and the Netherlands after the trio were drawn together in the same three-team group for the inaugural UEFA Nations League, the latest addition to the football calendar, yesterday. The trio will feature in Group One of League A, the top […]

Manchester City into first final of Guardiola era

Posted by on 24/01/2018
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Manchester City into first final of Guardiola era

Manchester City into first final of Guardiola era

‘I’m proud of the boys and proud to be part of this team’ BRISTOL: Pep Guardiola saw his Manchester City side pushed hard before defeating second-tier Bristol City in an entertaining League Cup semi-final on Tuesday to leave him one game away from winning his first major trophy in English football. Guardiola’s runaway Premier League […]