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Keane opens fire on Man United ‘cry babies’

Posted by on 04/10/2018
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Keane opens fire on Man United ‘cry babies’

Keane opens fire on Man United ‘cry babies’

MANCHESTER: Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has called some of the club’s current players “cry babies”, saying they should put aside any differences with under-fire manager Jose Mourinho and improve their own performances. Mourinho’s man-management has come under scrutiny amid a reported rift with record signing Paul Pogba, while the club have been dismal […]

Barcelona outgun Spurs as Neymar bags hat-trick

Posted by on 04/10/2018
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Barcelona outgun Spurs as Neymar bags hat-trick

Barcelona outgun Spurs as Neymar bags hat-trick

PARIS: Lionel Messi struck twice as Barcelona inflicted more Champions League pain on Tottenham with a 4-2 win at Wembley on Wednesday, while Neymar hit a brilliant hat-trick in Paris Saint-Germain’s 6-1 rout of Red Star Belgrade. Philippe Coutinho scored after just two minutes for Barcelona, who arrived in London winless in three La Liga […]

Saudi football chiefs appoint first women board members

Posted by on 03/10/2018
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Saudi football chiefs appoint first women board members

Saudi football chiefs appoint first women board members

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Football Federation (SAFF) appointed women to the board for the first time in the kingdom’s history yesterday, and also named a new president. The two women are Adwa al-Arifi and Reham Al-Onaizan and the new president is Qusay bin Abdulaziz al-Fawaz. Saudi authorities said al-Fawaz was the sole candidate who met all […]

Madrid slip to shock defeat by CSKA after Kroos mistake

Posted by on 03/10/2018
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Madrid slip to shock defeat by CSKA after Kroos mistake

Madrid slip to shock defeat by CSKA after Kroos mistake

‘We played aggressively, boldly, we defended really well’ MOSCOW: Toni Kroos’ mistake proved costly as Real Madrid’s goal scoring problems continued on Tuesday with a surprise 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow in the Champions League. Gareth Bale and Sergio Ramos were among a number of key players missing at the Luzhniki Stadium but it was […]

ICSK creates history with twin victory: U-17 and U-19

Posted by on 02/10/2018
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ICSK creates history with twin victory: U-17 and U-19

ICSK creates history with twin victory: U-17 and U-19

KUWAIT: ICSK has always been remarkably supportive in the field of sports. It forms an integral part of the education process. The students of ICSK are always encouraged to take part in various sports activities, and football is definitely one of them. For years, ICSK has been champions in football, and this year was no […]

Ronaldo denies ‘fake news’ rape claim as police reopen inquiry

Posted by on 02/10/2018
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Ronaldo denies ‘fake news’ rape claim as police reopen inquiry

Ronaldo denies ‘fake news’ rape claim as police reopen inquiry

LOS ANGELES: Police said Monday they had reopened an investigation into a rape accusation made by a former model who says soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo attacked her in his Las Vegas hotel penthouse suite in 2009. Ronaldo, who now plays for Juventus in Italy’s Serie A, rejected the charges as “fake news” during a live […]

Suso scores a brace as AC Milan defeat Sassuolo to rekindle campaign

Posted by on 01/10/2018
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Suso scores a brace as AC Milan defeat Sassuolo to rekindle campaign

Suso scores a brace as AC Milan defeat Sassuolo to rekindle campaign

Fiorentina to move third with win over Atalanta MILAN: Spanish midfielder Suso scored a brace to end his Serie A goal drought as AC Milan got back winning after three consecutive draws with a 4-1 success which thwarted Sassuolo’s bid to go second in Serie A on Sunday. Champions Juventus had maintained their perfect start […]

La Liga wide open as Real, Barca, Atletico stumble

Posted by on 30/09/2018
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La Liga wide open as Real, Barca, Atletico stumble

La Liga wide open as Real, Barca, Atletico stumble

Real Madrid failed to win for the third time in four league outings BARCELONA: Spain’s biggest three clubs, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid, find themselves in the bizarre situation of having made poor starts to the campaign by their usual high standards while not losing any ground in the La Liga title race. Champions […]

Sturridge salvages point at Chelsea to keep Liverpool unbeaten in league

Posted by on 29/09/2018
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Sturridge salvages point at Chelsea to keep Liverpool unbeaten in league

Sturridge salvages point at Chelsea to keep Liverpool unbeaten in league

LONDON: Substitute Daniel Sturridge’s sensational strike a minute from time preserved Liverpool’s unbeaten start to the Premier League season as Jurgen Klopp’s men salvaged a 1-1 draw at Chelsea yesterday. For the second time in four days Eden Hazard seemed set to haunt Liverpool as after deciding a League Cup tie between the pair on […]

City move top, Man Utd flop again – Everton end four-game winless run to beat Fulham

Posted by on 29/09/2018
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City move top, Man Utd flop again – Everton end four-game winless run to beat Fulham

City move top, Man Utd flop again – Everton end four-game winless run to beat Fulham

LONDON: Manchester City took advantage of Liverpool’s late kick-off at Chelsea yrsterday to move top of the Premier League as Manchester United slumped to a third defeat in seven league games, 3-1 at West Ham. United now trail their city rivals by nine points in 10th and could trail Liverpool by 11 should Jurgen Klopp’s […]

Germany beat Turkey for right to host Euro 2024

Posted by on 27/09/2018
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Germany beat Turkey for right to host Euro 2024

Germany beat Turkey for right to host Euro 2024

Germany receives 12 of the 17 votes with four for Turkey NYON: Germany will host the Euro 2024 soccer tournament after comfortably beating the only other bidders Turkey in a two-horse contest yesterday. Germany, which previously staged the event as West Germany in 1988 and successfully held the 2006 World Cup, won the vote among […]

KFA to announce national women’s football team

Posted by on 27/09/2018
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KFA to announce national women’s football team

KFA to announce national women’s football team

Kuwait’s women in blue KUWAIT: The women’s committee of Kuwait Football Association (KFA) will announce tomorrow the official women’s national team, which is expected to start playing from late November or mid-January. During a forum titled “It’s Time for the Women in Blue” on Tuesday at KFA’s headquarters, chairperson and board member of the women’s […]