Former Liverpool’s icon Gerrard to play in Kuwait

KUWAIT: The committee organizing the opening ceremony of Jaber stadium on Dec 18 succeeded in attracting a major soccer legend and Liverpool’s icon Steven...

Wijnaldum, Newcastle halt Liverpool surge

NEWCASTLE: Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool resurgence ran aground yesterday as Georginio Wijnaldum inspired Newcastle United to a much-needed 2-0 home win that eased the pressure...

United draw blank in Hammers stalemate

MANCHESTER: Manchester United failed to score at Old Trafford for the second successive game as a 0-0 draw against West Ham United dropped them...

Bayern slump to first Bundesliga defeat

BERLIN: Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich lost their unbeaten record in Germany's top tier this season in emphatic style yesterday, going down 3-1 away to...

Giroud atones to move Arsenal up to second

LONDON: Olivier Giroud made amends for a first-half own goal as Arsenal beat struggling Sunderland 3-1 yesterday to move up to second place in...

World soccer legends to play with Kuwait’s all-star team

KUWAIT: Eleven world soccer legends confirmed their presence at the opening of Jaber stadium Dec 18, as Italian defender Alessandro Netsa, Ukrania’s attacker Andre...

World’s best players to play with Kuwait team

KUWAIT: The Higher Organizing Committee of the Jaber International Stadium activities has revealed the names of the first six star legends who will play...

More FIFA officials arrested as scandal widens

ZURICH: The unprecedented corruption scandal engulfing FIFA widened yesterday with the arrests of two more top officials in another dramatic dawn raid at a...

Real red-faced after Cup fiasco – Barcelona beats 3rd-tier Villanovense 6-1

MADRID: Under-fire Real Madrid coach Rafa Benitez must rally his players for the visit of Getafe with the possible elimination from the King’s Cup...

Man City, Stoke, Everton in Cup semis

LONDON: The plucky underdogs were brought down to earth as Manchester City, Everton and Stoke City reached the League Cup semi-finals on Tuesday, ending...

PSG denied 10th straight win in 0-0 draw with Angers

PARIS: Paris Saint-Germain’s nine-match winning run in Ligue 1 was brought to a halt on Tuesday as they were held to a 0-0 draw...

Messi voted ‘La Liga top striker’

MADRID: Barcelona star Lionel Messi, the favorite to win FIFA's prestigious Ballon d'Or title, was on Monday voted the top striker in the Spanish...

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14th August