Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Martial makes instant impact – Man United 3 Liverpool 1

MANCHESTER: Anthony Martial scored a memorable debut goal as Manchester United beat old enemies Liverpool 3-1 at Old Trafford yesterday to claim second place...

Giroud leaves it late to settle Arsenal nerves

LONDON: Olivier Giroud came off the bench to ensure Arsenal didn’t pay for their profligacy in a 2-0 win over Stoke at the Emirates...

De Gea completes remarkable U-turn, signs new contract

MANCHESTER: Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, who came within minutes of joining Real Madrid last week, signed a new four-year contract with the...

Tearful Rooney nets record 50th goal

LONDON: An emotional Wayne Rooney became England’s all-time leading goal-scorer after netting his 50th international goal in a historic 2-0 victory over Switzerland at...

Prince Ali announces bid for FIFA president

AMMAN: Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan is running for FIFA president, saying yesterday he will fight “deep-seated corruption and political dealmaking” and make...

Flare-throwing fans halt Saudi qualifier

SHAH ALAM: Flare-throwing fans halted Malaysia’s World Cup qualifier with Saudi Arabia yesterday as anger boiled over following last week’s record 10-0 defeat to...

Sudan women footballers strive to build national team

On a dirt pitch next to Khartoum airport, Sara Edward watches the players she hopes to mould into Sudan’s first national women’s football team...

Prince Ali: FIFA leaders knew of corruption

MANCHESTER: Prince Ali bin Al Hussein, who led a challenge against Sepp Blatter this year, hit out yesterday at FIFA leaders links to corruption...

Spain avenges Slovakia loss

OVIEDO: Spain avenged a rare loss to Slovakia with a 2-0 victory on Saturday as Spain pulled level on points with Slovakia and took...

Hulk gives lacklustre Brazil 1-0 victory over Costa Rica

NEW YORK: Lacklustre Brazil beat Costa Rica 1- 0 in New Jersey on Saturday but the revamped team of the five-times world champions failed...

Argentina thump Bolivia

HOUSTON: Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero struck two goals apiece in Argentina’s 7-0 romp against an out-of-sorts Bolivia while Mexico were held 3-3 by...

15-goal Qatar lead routs in Asia – Kuwait ease to 9-0 win over Myanmar

SINGAPORE: Qatar smashed 15 unanswered goals past Bhutan and the United Arab Emirates knocked in 10 against Malaysia in a lopsided round of World...

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