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Malaysia defends tourism role for ‘biting’ Suarez

Malaysia on Thursday defended striking a deal with Barcelona star Luis Suarez to help boost tourism after an opposition MP criticized the move to sign up a player notorious for biting rivals.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/30 22:18:17

Gremio win 3rd Copa Libertadores crown

Brazilian side Gremio won their third Copa Libertadores crown on Wednesday with a 2-1 triumph over Argentina's Lanus in La Fortaleza stadium.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/30 22:18:17

Sterling rescues Manchester City, again

Raheem Sterling scored a stunning 96th-minute winner as Manchester City dramatically edged Southampton 2-1 on Wednesday to preserve their eight-point lead at the English Premier League summit.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/30 22:18:16

Mourinho will be hoping the other Ozil turns up at Arsenal

Jose Mourinho is a big fan of Mesut Ozil but the Manchester United manager will undoubtedly be hoping Arsenal's on-form German has one of his off days at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/30 22:18:15

Godfather of Shanghai football

He is known as the "Godfather of Shanghai football," is a former player and manager of the Chinese national team, and owns a side in the Spanish league.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/30 22:18:14

Chapecoense remember fatal crash

Grieving fans of Chapecoense soccer club held a candlelit vigil at their stadium in southern Brazil on Wednesday, exactly one year after the team's plane crashed into a hillside in Colombia, killing most of the players on board.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/29 22:38:39

Syrian wins Asian award

Syrian striker Omar Khrbin was awarded the Asian Football Confederation's 2017 Player of the Year Wednesday, after starring both for his club and for his war-ravaged country's attempt to make the World Cup.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/29 22:33:40

West Brom Albion appoint Alan Pardew as new manager

West Bromwich Albion have appointed Alan Pardew as manager on a 2.5-year contract, the Premier League club said in a statement on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/29 22:28:40

Spain’s La Liga aims to close income gap with English Premier League

La Liga, which runs the top two divisions of Spanish soccer, believes it can close the gap in revenues between it and the English Premier League in the next 10 years with an ambitious plan to expand its international audience.
Soure:Reuters : 2017/11/29 22:28:39

Gay fans told not to hold hands

Gay soccer fans at the 2018 World Cup will be warned about holding hands in public as part of advice on keeping safe in Russia.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/29 22:23:40

Premier League managers must earn their salt over festive period

We're but a third into the Premier League season, and anyone with access to a calculator and understanding of multiplying by three can speculate how many points Manchester City are going to finish the season with and the extrapolation that they will proceed unbeaten. One man disagrees, though, and he happens to be Pep Guardiola.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/11/28 23:08:40

Crouch extends contract

Stoke City striker Peter Crouch's habit of scoring crucial goals from the bench has earned him a one-year contract extension, the Premier League club said Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/28 23:08:39

FIFA unveils new poster

FIFA presented the official poster for next year's World Cup finals in Moscow on Tuesday, unveiling a vintage design of Soviet goalkeeping great Lev Yashin in flight.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/28 23:03:39

Buffon wins best player award

Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon eased some of his World Cup heartache by winning the Serie A Best Player of the Year award at the Gran Gala del Calcio Awards in Milan.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/28 23:03:39

AFC to maintain ACL format despite Gulf crisis

Matches between clubs from Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar will continue to be played on a home-and-away basis in next year's Asian Champions League (ACL) despite an ongoing diplomatic dispute between the Gulf states, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said Tuesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/28 22:53:40

Wenger rules out star duo exits in January

Arsene Wenger has ruled out January departures for Arsenal pair Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil unless “something unbelievable” happens even as the clock ticks down on their contracts.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/28 22:53:40

AC Milan appoints Gattuso as head coach

AC Milan former player Gennaro Gattuso has been appointed head coach of the Italian Serie A side.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/11/28 10:25:31

Barca hit out at referee for no-goal decision

Barcelona have hit out at the referee and his assistants for failing to award Lionel Messi's first-half "goal" in an action-packed 1-1 draw at Liga title ­rivals Valencia on Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/27 23:13:40