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Top ten qualifying players from VIVA Real Madrid Academy travel to Spain

Posted by on 04/08/2015
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Top ten qualifying players from VIVA Real Madrid Academy travel to Spain

Top ten qualifying players from VIVA Real Madrid Academy travel to Spain

KUWAIT: VIVA, Kuwait’s fastest-growing and most developed telecom operator, announced that the top 10 qualifying players will be travelling to Madrid, Spain, to join a training camp until August 7. The top 10 players were chosen from over 400 participants who joined in the VIVA Real Madrid Academy try outs, held in March 2015, and […]

PSG ease past Lyon

Posted by on 03/08/2015
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PSG ease past Lyon

PSG ease past Lyon

MONTREAL: Paris Saint-Germain started the new season on Saturday just as they ended the old, lifting silverware in the shape of the French Champions Trophy thanks to a 2-0 win over Lyon in Montreal. Two early goals by Serge Aurier and Edinson Cavani put Paris in control of the traditional seasonopening contest and left Lyon […]

Arsenal win Community Shield

Posted by on 03/08/2015
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Cech arrival adds to Arsenal’s style

Posted by on 02/08/2015
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Cech arrival adds to Arsenal’s style

Cech arrival adds to Arsenal’s style

LONDON: Arsenal have again been cautious spenders in the transfer market but by recruiting Petr Cech, one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers, they have added some defensive substance to compliment their attacking style. Back-to-back FA Cup victories ended a nineyear silverware drought, but Arsenal have not been relevant during the punishing grind of a […]

S Korea’s billionaire Chung running for FIFA president – FIFA hopeful slams ‘cannibal’ Blatter and stooge Platini

Posted by on 31/07/2015
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PSG stun Manchester United in Chicago 2-0 – Van Gaal worried by De Gea after United loss

Posted by on 31/07/2015
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PSG stun Manchester United in Chicago 2-0 – Van Gaal worried by De Gea after United loss

PSG stun Manchester United in Chicago 2-0 – Van Gaal worried by De Gea after United loss

CHICAGO: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal conceded that uncertainty surrounding David De Gea was “not favorable” as the Premier League giants ended their US tour Wednesday with a 2-0 defeat to Paris Saint- Germain. De Gea, who is reportedly Real Madrid’s top summer transfer target, gave a shaky goalkeeping display as the French champions […]

Real stun AC Milan 10-9 on penalties

Posted by on 31/07/2015
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Real stun AC Milan 10-9 on penalties

Real stun AC Milan 10-9 on penalties

SHANGHAI: Real Madrid won the Chinese edition of the International Champions Cup yesterday by beating AC Milan 10-9 on penalties following a 0-0 draw in Shanghai. Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla scored with his side’s 11th penalty in a shootout, then saved from his 16-year-old AC Milan counterpart Gianluigi Donnarumma, to give the Spaniards the […]

Chelsea beat Barcelona in shootout

Posted by on 30/07/2015
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Platini will run for FIFA president

Posted by on 29/07/2015
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Platini will run for FIFA president

Platini will run for FIFA president

GENEVA: Michel Platini will run for FIFA president and plans to announce his intentions this week. Two officials familiar with Platini’s plans have told The Associated Press that the FIFA vice president has made a decision to try to succeed Sepp Blatter. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because Platini has not announced his […]

Mexico win 7th Gold Cup title

Posted by on 28/07/2015
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Argentine goalkeeper Romero joins Man Utd

Posted by on 28/07/2015
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Argentine goalkeeper Romero joins Man Utd

Argentine goalkeeper Romero joins Man Utd

LONDON: Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero on a three-year deal, reuniting manager Louis van Gaal with a player who helped bring him a Dutch title but also caused him World Cup heartache. The 28-year-old, who played under Van Gaal at Dutch side AZ Alkmaar, joins United as a free […]

Walcott wins Emirates Cup for Arsenal

Posted by on 27/07/2015
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Walcott wins Emirates Cup for Arsenal

Walcott wins Emirates Cup for Arsenal

LONDON: Arsenal stepped up their impressive preparations for the new season by winning the Emirates Cup for the first time since 2010 as Theo Walcott’s strike clinched a 1-0 win over Wolfsburg yesterday. Walcott’s second half goal ensured Arsene Wenger’s side took the silverware as they finished above Villarreal, who also won both their matches […]