Russia claim Euro 2016 berth

MOSCOW: Russia secured their qualification for Euro 2016 with a confident 2-0 Group G win over Montenegro in Moscow on Monday. A goal by...

FIFA ethics committee says Platini complaints ‘not valid’

ZURICH: FIFA’s ethics committee has rejected criticism from UEFA president Michel Platini over the manner of his suspension, saying the argument that he was...

Germany edge Georgia

LEIPZIG: Three-times European champions Germany needed a 79th minute goal from substitute Max Kruse to edge past Georgia 2-1 on Sunday and book their...

Poland defeat Ireland to secure Euro spot

WARSAW: Striker Robert Lewandowski scored the winner to secure Poland a place at Euro 2016 with a 2-1 victory in Warsaw on Sunday that...

Info Minister to hold talks with IOC on Kuwait sports

KUWAIT: Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, who has arrived in Lausanne, Switzerland, will...

Albania, Romania clinch Euro berths

PARIS: Albania qualified for their first major international tournament yesterday as they beat Armenia 3-0 to book their place at Euro 2016 alongside Romania,...

Belgium thrash Andorra 4-1

BELGIUM: Belgium secured a ticket to Euro 2016 by thrashing Andorra 4-1 with two goals in each half, including one from Laurent Depoitre on...

Italy book Euro 2016 spot

PARIS: Italy qualified for the Euro 2016 finals yesterday with a 3-1 win over Azerbaijan, while in the same group Norway's 2-0 win over...

Spain still struggling to revive golden era

BARCELONA: Although reigning champions Spain have qualified for Euro 2016 there still remains plenty of work to be done if they are to match...

England cruise past Estonia

LONDON: England, who reached Euro 2016 last month, comfortably beat Estonia 2-0 at Wembley on Friday to stay on course to complete a qualifying...

Kuwait threatened with FIFA ban

KUWAIT: Kuwait has been threatened with a ban by FIFA because of government interference in the running of the local football association. World governing...

South Korea worsen Kuwait’s misery

SINGAPORE: Jordan stunned Asian champions Australia 2-0 yesterday to throw open their World Cup qualifying group after handing the Socceroos their first loss of...

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16th April