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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 […]

Loew blocked from meeting Ozil at Arsenal training

Posted by on 26/09/2018
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Loew blocked from meeting Ozil at Arsenal training

Loew blocked from meeting Ozil at Arsenal training

BERLIN: Germany head coach Joachim Loew was reportedly blocked from meeting Mesut Ozil at Arsenal’s training ground on Monday to discuss the midfielder’s fiery retirement from international duty. Loew and Germany’s team director Oliver Bierhoff were in London at the weekend to take part in a FIFA coaching congress and then visited Arsenal’s training ground […]

Lahm-led Germany against Turkey in race to host Euro 2024

Posted by on 26/09/2018
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Lahm-led Germany against Turkey in race to host Euro 2024

Lahm-led Germany against Turkey in race to host Euro 2024

Germany has a clear advantage in terms of stadiums, transport NYON: Having lifted the World Cup in 2014, Philipp Lahm now hopes to bring Euro 2024 finals to Germany today when UEFA announce the hosts for the European Championships. After retiring last year, ex-national team captain Lahm, 34, is head of Germany’s bid to host […]

Ronaldo turns to Juventus challenge after FIFA best player award snub

Posted by on 25/09/2018
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Ronaldo turns to Juventus challenge after FIFA best player award snub

Ronaldo turns to Juventus challenge after FIFA best player award snub

Inter Milan face a tough task against Fiorentina MILAN: Cristiano Ronaldo turns his focus back to Juventus’s quest for a treble this season today after losing out in the FIFA’s best player of the year award. Five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo skipped the awards ceremony in London on Monday as his former Real Madrid teammate […]

Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era

Posted by on 25/09/2018
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Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era

Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era

Luka crowned FIFA’s best player of the year LONDON: Luka Modric ended Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s decade-long domination of football’s individual awards by being crowned FIFA’s best player of the year on Monday. The Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder starred for both club and country as Madrid won a third straight Champions League, and […]

Gerard Pique rescues point for 10-man Barca against Girona

Posted by on 24/09/2018
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Gerard Pique rescues point for 10-man Barca against Girona

Gerard Pique rescues point for 10-man Barca against Girona

Barcelona return to the top of the table on goal difference BARCELONA: American fans will be licking their lips if this is what awaits Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium in January after Barcelona and Girona played out an enthralling 2-2 draw at the Camp Nou on Sunday. There were four goals, one for Lionel Messi and […]

Chelsea drop first points at West Ham

Posted by on 23/09/2018
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Chelsea drop first points at West Ham

Chelsea drop first points at West Ham

Lacazette, Aubameyang help Arsenal edge past Everton LONDON: Chelsea lost their 100 percent Premier League record when London rivals West Ham United held them to a 0-0 draw yesterday. Needing a two-goal win to depose Liverpool at the top of the table, Chelsea struggled to make clear chances despite having the majority of possession and […]