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Copa organizers 'satisfied' with use of VAR

Copa America organizers CONMEBOL defended the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 seconds per intervention, nearly double the time taken at the 2018 World Cup.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/26 19:13:40

Real Madrid reveal plans for women's soccer team

Real Madrid announced they will form a women's team for the first time after purchasing local side CD Tacon, subject to approval by club members.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/26 19:13:40

Cameroon begin title defense with victory

Stephane Bahoken scored two minutes after coming off the bench to seal a 2-0 win for defending champions Cameroon over Guinea-Bissau Tuesday in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/26 19:08:41

China bow out of World Cup

Europeans are dominating the FIFA Women's World Cup in France as neither China nor Japan survived their last-16 encounters on Tuesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/6/26 19:08:40

Superstar Salah seeks first goal at AFCON

Superstar Mohamed Salah gets a second chance to score his first goal at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) when hosts Egypt face the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Group A on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/25 19:53:40

Norwich sign Swiss striker Josip Drmic

Norwich City have signed Switzerland striker Josip Drmic on a free transfer from Borussia Moenchengladbach as they prepare for life back in the Premier League after earning promotion as Championship winners.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/25 19:43:40

US and Sweden reach last eight as women's World Cup heats up

Megan Rapinoe scored two penalties as defending champions the US beat Spain on Monday to set up a mouthwatering quarterfinal against hosts France at the women's World Cup, with Sweden joining them in the last eight.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/25 19:38:42

Cavani praises attitude, mentality

Uruguay demonstrated a winning attitude and mentality in their 1-0 Copa America success over Chile on Monday that gave them top spot in Group C, match-winner Edinson Cavani said.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/25 19:38:41

Mexico beat Martinique to reach Gold Cup quarterfinals

Seven-time Gold Cup champions Mexico avoided a scare to secure top spot in Group A with a 3-2 win over Martinique in Charlotte on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/24 19:03:40

Mahrez scores as Algeria enjoy win over Kenya

Riyad Mahrez led Algeria to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Kenya as they opened their Africa Cup of Nations finals campaign with a competent display in their Group C match on Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2019/6/24 19:03:40

Marta makes emotional Brazil plea

An emotional Marta bid farewell to another unsuccessful World Cup campaign on Sunday with a challenge to Brazil's women: Work harder and do more if you want to win.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/6/24 18:58:40

Copa starts anew in quarters: Messi

Argentina will start from afresh in the Copa America after averting disaster with Sunday's 2-0 victory over ­Qatar that sent them into the knockout ­stages, star Lionel Messi said.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/24 18:53:40

Dani Alves leaves PSG

Just hours after scoring in Brazil's 5-0 thrashing of Peru at the Copa America, Dani Alves announced he was leaving Paris Saint-Germain.
Soure:Agencies: 2019/6/23 19:08:40

US thumps Trinidad and Tobago 6-0

The US kicked their Gold Cup campaign into high gear by steamrolling Trinidad and Tobago 6-0 on Saturday, avenging a 2017 defeat that sent the Americans crashing out of the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/23 18:18:39

Agony for Australia as Norway, Germany reach Women's World Cup quarters

Germany cruised through to the quarter­finals of the Women's World Cup on Saturday while Sam Kerr was one of two Australian players to miss from the spot as Norway dumped out the Matildas on penalties.
Soure:Agencies: 2019/6/23 18:13:40

Torres to sign off in August

Fernando Torres will hang up his boots for good after taking on Andres Iniesta and ­David Villa in a J.League match in ­August, the former Spain ­striker said Sunday, having decided to retire before his body gives up on him.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/23 18:13:40

Brazil crush Peru to reach last eight

Brazil overwhelmed Peru with three goals in a superb first half to set up a crushing 5-0 victory on Saturday and cruise into the Copa America quarter­finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/23 18:13:39

Bridge builder

In football, there are many managerial jobs that are seen as a poisoned chalice. These are lose-lose. The team is destined to fail in meeting the expectations of the fans and the board, while you are also destined to make yourself less employable by the time you are inevitably sacked.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/6/20 19:38:40