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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.

Fleetwood attack ready to rock Augusta

Tommy Fleetwood may already be one of golf's most recognizable players but the mop-topped Englishman is determined to be marked out as winner rather than for a great head of hair.
Source: Reuters | 2019/4/9 19:28:40

100m pounds too cheap for Hazard, says manager Sarri

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri admitted it will be hard to deny Eden Hazard a move to Real Madrid this summer, even if a reported 100 million pound ($130 million) move is "too cheap" for the Belgian captain.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/9 18:43:48

Brazilian soccer legend Pele, 78, released from Paris hospital: reports

Soccer great Pele has been released from hospital in Paris and will return to Brazil in the “coming hours,” Brazilian media reported Monday, citing his spokesperson.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/9 18:43:47

United boss faces up to reality

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed a charmed life as interim Manchester United manager but Barcelona's visit to Old Trafford on Wednesday will show him the scale of the task he faces as the new full-time boss.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/9 18:43:46

Desert trek

People compete in the second stage of the Marathon des Sables between Tisserdimine and Kourci Dial Zaid in the southern Moroccan Sahara desert Monday. The 34th edition of the marathon is a live stage 250-kilometer race through a formidable landscape in one of the world's most inhospitable climates.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/9 18:43:42

Virginia claim US college title

The University of Virginia captured their first US men's college basketball championship on Monday night, with a 27-point performance from De'Andre Hunter to beat Texas Tech 85-77 in overtime.
Source: Agencies | 2019/4/9 18:43:40

World news agencies visit 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic sites

Representatives from major world news agencies are visiting Beijing for a first look at some of the facilities to be used at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/9 13:52:06

Official's FIFA Council spot sparks World Cup hopes

The election of a high-level Chinese official to the FIFA Council has reignited soccer fans' hopes of the country having a bigger role in international soccer, with some sports insiders speculating that it will help China bid for the World Cup.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/8 22:08:40

Superliga's finest

Racing Club's forward Lisandro Lopez holds up the trophy and celebrates with teammates after winning the Argentina First Division Superliga soccer tournament at Presidente Juan Domingo Peron stadium, in Avellaneda on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/8 19:28:40

Teenager Marks leads surfing into equal-pay era

American teenager Caroline Marks became the first woman to earn the same prize money as the men's champion after winning the season-opening World Surf League (WSL) event in Australia on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/8 19:08:40