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Pochettino calm despite 3-0 win


Tottenham Hotspur still have work to do to reach the next round of the Champions League despite a convincing 3-0 victory over Borussia Dortmund in their last-16 first leg on Wednesday, said coach Mauricio Pochettino.

Rake over old Scholes

I want them to enjoy and express themselves and the way you do that is by scoring goals," said Paul Scholes on Tuesday.

Lindsey Vonn retires

Lindsey Vonn will bow out not only as one of the most successful skiers of all time, but also one of the most recognizable sportswomen in the world, bringing stardust ...


Tokyo Olympics organizers raise budget for opening, closing ceremonies

The budget for the opening and closing ceremonies of 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics was increased by roughly 43 percent, while the total budget remains the same, the Olympic organizers said at a press conference on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 23:58:36

African centipede

South African fielders (from left) Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis and Dean Elgar play on Day 2 of the first Test match between South Africa and Sri Lanka held at the Kingsmead Stadium in Durban, on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 20:08:40

Filipino Tabeuna equals birdie record at World Super 6

Miguel Tabuena equaled the European Tour record for the most birdies in the opening nine holes to share the lead with Norway's Kristoffer Reitan on Day 1 of the World Super 6 in Perth.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 20:03:40

Chinese striker Wu Lei shines in Spanish league

With two matches played, Chinese striker Wu Lei has become a protagonist in RCD Espanyol's La Liga campaign, highlighted by his performance last week which helped the blue and white to a comeback 2-1 win against Rayo Vallecano.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 19:58:42

'Class of 92' Man Utd youth coach dies

Eric Harrison, the former youth team coach of Manchester United's "Class of 92," which included David Beckham and Ryan Giggs, has died aged 81, the club announced on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 19:58:41

Hakeem comes home

Ex-Socceroos captain Craig Foster was capped 29 times for his country, but believes the fight to free Hakeem al-Araibi was the most important battle of his life and vital for saving football's soul.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 18:23:40

Rake over old Scholes

I want them to enjoy and express themselves and the way you do that is by scoring goals," said Paul Scholes on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 18:18:40

Lindsey Vonn retires

Lindsey Vonn will bow out not only as one of the most successful skiers of all time, but also one of the most recognizable sportswomen in the world, bringing stardust to the pistes.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 18:13:40

Bayern banking on Neuer for tuneup

Bayern Munich hope to have star goalkeeper Manuel Neuer back for Friday's Bundesliga game at strugglers Augsburg, their final tuneup before next week's crunch Champions League clash away to Liverpool.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/14 18:02:41

Asensio and VAR help Real Madrid snatch victory against Ajax in 1st leg

Real Madrid's Marco Asensio scored a late winner in a 2-1 victory at Ajax Amsterdam, who were left to rue a goal disallowed by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in their Champions League last-16, first leg on Wednesday.
Source: Reuters | 2019/2/14 17:58:42