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'Golden Bomber' leaves door open to coaching China


German soccer legend Jurgen Klinsmann said Chinese coaches should figure out a path that suits their own youth, when asked to give some technical suggestions to young Chinese players during an interview on Sunday in Beijing.

Norwich's promotion push slowed by Reading with 2-2 draw at Carrow Road

Norwich's charge toward promotion from the Championship suffered a setback as Andy Rinomhota snatched a dramatic injury-time equalizer for Reading to earn a 2-2 draw at Carrow Road on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 20:03:42

Shaw OG gives Barca advantage

Manchester United face an even tougher task to turn around the 1-0 deficit from the first leg of their quarter­final with Barcelona than their miraculous comeback away to Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 20:03:41

Pistons punch last playoff ticket

The Detroit Pistons clinched the final ticket to the NBA playoffs Wednesday, sealing their first postseason berth since 2016 with a 115-89 defeat of the New York Knicks.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 20:03:40

Young star Leclerc eyes victory in Shanghai

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc is gunning for his first win this week in China after cruelly missing out in Bahrain as Formula One's 1,000th race coincides with the emergence of a bright new star.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 19:58:41

Peer Pleasure

The English Premier League season is heading toward its end and outside of the title race one of the most interesting sidebars is the race for the best player.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/11 19:58:40

Rising Young Star

English teenager Reiss Nelson remembers driving up the leafy road toward the training ground of Bundesliga club Hoffenheim for the first time and thinking, "Where am I going?"
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 19:53:39

Chinese arm-wrestling mania

Muscles bulging and veins popping, two Chinese arm wrestlers lock eyes and then their hands, until the referee shouts “Go!”
Source: AFP | 2019/4/11 19:43:40

Chinese center Li Yueru selected by Atlanta Dream in WNBA draft 2019

Chinese center Li Yueru, 19, was selected by Atlanta Dream in WNBA draft 2019 here on Wednesday, becoming the third player from China drafted directly to the top-level women's basketball league in the world. Earlier in the draft, Han Xu, also a 19-year-old Chinese center, was chosen by New York Liberty in the second round of the draft tonight, the 14th pick overall.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/11 13:24:11

Just crossing

Cyclists ride along a street in Kuala Kangsar during the fifth stage of the Malaysian Le Tour de Langkawi race from Tanjung Malim to Taiping on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/10 19:38:40

Nike makes 14-year-old a millionaire

Borussia Dortmund's 14-year-old prodigy Youssoufa Moukoko has signed a $1 million sponsorship deal with Nike, according to a report in German tabloid Bild.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/10 19:18:41