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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

Bale set for return

Gareth Bale is set to feature for the first time in two months when Real Madrid host third-tier Fuenlebrada in the Copa del Rey on Tuesday, coach Zinedine Zidane said Monday as Bale returned to full training following a thigh injury.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/27 23:13:39

Bulgarian clubs fined

Bulgarian soccer clubs CSKA Sofia and Lokomotiv Plovdiv have both been ordered to play two matches behind closed doors after crowd trouble at their league match on Sunday, the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) said Monday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/27 23:13:39

FIFA boss Infantino vows racism crackdown at Russia's World Cup

FIFA President Gianni Infantino vowed Monday to crack down hard on racist incidents when Russia hosts the World Cup next year.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/27 23:10:41

AC Milan fire coach Montella

Big-spending AC Milan sacked coach Vincenzo Montella on Monday and replaced him with their fiery former midfielder Gennaro Gattuso.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/11/27 23:10:40

Willian goal continues tradition of cross-shots confounding keepers

It was a fluke. He never meant it. These thoughts are among the most dismissive in soccer, the crutch of players and fans that feel wronged by having conceded and are desperate for any other explanation for the goal, someone or something to blame, anything but having to credit the goal scorer.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/11/26 23:53:39

Sydney silence the Roar

Champions Sydney FC followed up their midweek FFA Cup final victory with a 3-1 win over Brisbane Roar to hold onto their lead in Australia's A-League at the weekend.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/26 23:48:40