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Real Madrid crash at Eibar

Posted by on 24/11/2018
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Real Madrid crash at Eibar

Real Madrid crash at Eibar

Solari and Ramos feel the heat in disastrous 3-0 defeat EIBAR: Santiago Solari proved the perfect caretaker but his debut as permanent coach of Real Madrid yesterday ended in a disastrous 3-0 defeat at Eibar. Four wins while in temporary charge earned Solari a contract until 2021 over the international break, only for Real to […]

Portugal held by Poland, Sweden promoted in Nations League

Posted by on 21/11/2018
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Portugal held by Poland, Sweden promoted in Nations League

Portugal held by Poland, Sweden promoted in Nations League

‘It’s always good to have Ronaldo in the line-up’ PARIS: Portugal finished off their successful Nations League group campaign with a 1-1 draw against Poland in Guimaraes on Tuesday, while Sweden earned promotion to the top division. Hosts Portugal had already qualified for June’s inaugural Nations League finals alongside England, the Netherlands and Switzerland, while […]

Van Dijk hails Dutch draw to reach Nations League semis

Posted by on 20/11/2018
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Van Dijk hails Dutch draw to reach Nations League semis

Van Dijk hails Dutch draw to reach Nations League semis

‘Fantastic feeling’ to finish top of Group One ahead of European powerhouses GELSENKIRCHEN: Virgil van Dijk hailed the Netherlands’ belief as his 91st-minute equaliser fired them into the semi-finals of the Nations League after their dramatic 2-2 draw with Germany. The point in Gelsenkirchen was enough for the Dutch to advance to the last four […]

There will be no Super League, UEFA chief says

Posted by on 20/11/2018
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There will be no Super League, UEFA chief says

There will be no Super League, UEFA chief says

LONDON: There will be no breakaway European Super League, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin and Andrea Agnelli, the chairman of the influential European Club Association has told the BBC. Instead their joint plans for the future of European football from 2024 onwards will see a revised football schedule which will possibly involve less domestic football and […]

The countdown is on: 2022 Qatar

Posted by on 20/11/2018
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The countdown is on: 2022 Qatar

The countdown is on: 2022 Qatar

DOHA: As the four-year countdown for 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar kicks off on November 21st, beIN is dedicating a full day in honor of one of the biggest sporting events in the world on several of its channels, live from the host nation. From special programs and interviews to reports, beIN will broadcast the […]

ACK hosts Socceroos visitor

Posted by on 18/11/2018
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ACK hosts Socceroos visitor

ACK hosts Socceroos visitor

KUWAIT: Former Australian National Football player, Luke Casserly, spent time at the Australian College of Kuwait (ACK) during a visit by the Socceroos team to play a friendly match against Kuwait. Whilst at ACK, Casserly held a coaching clinic with members of the ACK Football team and spoke about his own experiences as a national […]

Portugal hold off Italy to reach Nations League semi-finals

Posted by on 18/11/2018
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Portugal hold off Italy to reach Nations League semi-finals

Portugal hold off Italy to reach Nations League semi-finals

MILAN: European champions Portugal became the first team to qualify for the Nations League semi-finals on Saturday after holding Italy to a 0-0 draw at the San Siro. The Portuguese-despite the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo-progressed with one match to play, and are sure to finish top of Group A3, with Italy’s hopes in the tournament […]

England reach Nations League final four

Posted by on 18/11/2018
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England reach Nations League final four

England reach Nations League final four

England scores twice in last 12 minutes to seal dramatic 2-1 victory over Croatia   WEMBLEY: Harry Kane fired England into the Nations League semi-finals as Gareth Southgate’s side scored twice in the last 12 minutes to seal a dramatic 2-1 victory over Croatia yesterday. England were on the brink of relegation to the second […]

Cavani bags hat-trick as perfect PSG leave Henry’s Monaco down and out

Posted by on 12/11/2018
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Cavani bags hat-trick as perfect PSG leave Henry’s Monaco down and out

Cavani bags hat-trick as perfect PSG leave Henry’s Monaco down and out

Marseille bounce back to beat Dijon 2-0 at the Velodrome PARIS: Thierry Henry’s disastrous start as coach of Monaco continued on Sunday as Edinson Cavani’s VAR-assisted hat-trick helped Paris Saint-Germain to an easy 4-0 win that saw them extend their perfect record in Ligue 1 this season. Neymar netted a penalty to complete PSG’s victory, […]

Jurgen Klopp wrestles with Liverpool’s midfield dilemma

Posted by on 10/11/2018
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Jurgen Klopp wrestles with Liverpool’s midfield dilemma

Jurgen Klopp wrestles with Liverpool’s midfield dilemma

Salah, Firmino and Sadio Mane have failed to hit last season’s heights LIVERPOOL: As Jurgen Klopp tries to maintain Liverpool’s challenge for the Premier League title, the need to sort out his midfield is becoming an increasingly pressing issue. A home match against bottom club Fulham on Sunday may just offer the opportunity to start […]

Egyptian king or dwarf? Salah statue mocked online

Posted by on 07/11/2018
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Egyptian king or dwarf? Salah statue mocked online

Egyptian king or dwarf? Salah statue mocked online

CAIRO: A statue of Liverpool footballer Mohamed Salah has been met with derision online since going on display in his native Egypt, with many comparing it to an infamous bronze bust of Cristiano Ronaldo. The statue was unveiled with pomp and ceremony at the World Youth Forum in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh in […]

Barcelona through in Champions League, Liverpool suffer shock loss

Posted by on 07/11/2018
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Barcelona through in Champions League, Liverpool suffer shock loss

Barcelona through in Champions League, Liverpool suffer shock loss

Harry Kane revive Tottenham Hotspur’s hopes PARIS: Barcelona secured their place in the Champions League knockout stage on Tuesday with a 1-1 draw away to Inter Milan, as Harry Kane revived Tottenham Hotspur’s hopes but Liverpool slumped to a shock defeat. Last year’s runners-up were beaten by Red Star Belgrade, although the biggest losers on […]