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Coaches gather ahead of VAR decision in World Cup

World Cup team coaches gathered Tuesday in Russia ahead of a crunch decision on whether to introduce the video assistant referee (VAR) video replay system at this summer's tournament.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/27 22:38:40

Bolt to face Williams in charity match

Multiple Olympic champion Usain Bolt will line up opposite British pop star Robbie Williams in a charity soccer match at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium, the Jamaican revealed Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/27 22:18:40

Goalkeeping legend Buffon says he will accept national offer again

Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is prepared to go back on his decision to retire from international soccer if he is picked for the friendlies against England and Argentina next month.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/2/27 22:18:39

CSL new boys sign Atletico star duo

Chinese Super League (CSL) new boys Dalian Yifang FC on Tuesday dropped a bombshell on the global soccer transfer market by announcing the signing of Yannick Carrasco and Nico Gaitan from La Liga giants Atletico Madrid.
Soure:Global Times: 2018/2/27 22:13:40

Table-toppers face minnows before their showdown

La Liga title contenders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will aim to continue their free-scoring form when they face minnows Las Palmas and Leganes respectively in mid-week matches before a top-of-the-table showdown at the Nou Camp.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/2/26 23:18:41

PSG sweat over Neymar injury ahead of Real return in Champions League

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are preparing for a race against the clock to get Neymar ready for their Champions League crunch against Real Madrid next week after he suffered an ankle injury against Marseille on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/26 23:18:40

Pochettino defends 'diving' Dele

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino leapt to the defense of Dele Alli after the midfielder was once again accused of diving in his side's 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/26 23:18:40

Six-goal Barcelona extend La Liga lead

Luis Suarez hit a hat trick and Philippe Coutinho scored a brilliant first league goal for Barcelona as the La Liga leaders thrashed Girona 6-1 on Saturday to open up a 10-point lead at the top of the table.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/25 21:43:40

Former FIFA president backs Morocco's bid to host 2026 World Cup

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter endorsed Morocco's bid to host the 2026 World Cup on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/2/23 10:11:50

Fred gives Shakhtar edge over Roma

Shakhtar Donetsk fought back from a goal down as Fred's free kick gave the Ukrainian champions a 2-1 victory over Roma on Wednesday in their Champions League last-16 first leg.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/22 22:18:40

Iraq urges FIFA to lift ban

Iraq hopes that hosting Gulf soccer friendlies, renovating its stadiums and outlawing weapons at matches will have persuaded FIFA to lift a ban on home competitive internationals, its sports minister said.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/22 21:58:54

Superb De Gea shuts out Sevilla

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea added another heart-stopping save to his collection as his team held a highly impressive Sevilla side to a 0-0 draw away from home in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Wednesday.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/2/22 21:28:39

Messi breaks Chelsea duck

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte rued one costly mistake as Lionel Messi gave Barcelona the upper hand from the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie by salvaging a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/21 22:13:40

Seedorf suffers losing start in La Liga as Deportivo boss

Clarence Seedorf's reign as coach of Deportivo La Coruna began with a 1-0 defeat at home to Real Betis on Monday that left his new club firmly in the relegation zone in La Liga.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/13 22:53:40

Titleholders handed tough opening

Chinese Super League (CSL) champions Guangzhou Evergrande were handed a stern opening test in their quest for an eighth straight Chinese top-flight title as they host crosstown rivals Guangzhou R&F in the first round of the new season, according to the 2018 fixtures revealed by the Chinese Football Association (CFA) on Tuesday.
Soure:Global Times: 2018/2/13 22:48:40

Bayern reserve goalkeeper Ulreich extends contract

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich has signed a three-year contract extension, the Bundesliga leaders said Sunday, and has forced his way into contention for Germany with first-choice Manuel Neuer sidelined.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/11 23:18:40

Real coach Zidane delighted at big victory

Real Madrid's comprehensive 5-2 win over Real Sociedad on Saturday boosted confidence in the Spanish capital with the feeling that they have set themselves up nicely for the looming Champions League showdown with Paris Saint-­Germain (PSG).
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/11 22:08:39

Reus ready for comeback after nightmare

Borussia Dortmund's gifted and decisive attacking midfielder Marco Reus is ready to make a welcome return for the Ruhr club after his latest injury nightmare.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/2/8 22:23:40