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Jedinak to miss playoff

Australia captain Mile Jedinak has been ruled out of the Asian World Cup playoff against Syria after failing to recover from a long-term groin injury.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/27 23:13:39

FA charges London duo

The Football Association charged West Ham and ­Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday for failing to control their players during their Premier League clash at the weekend.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/27 23:13:39

Honors even in Shanghai

Brazilian striker Hulk hit his ninth goal in the Asian Champions League this season but Shanghai SIPG failed to take their chances in a 1-1 semifinal stalemate with Urawa Red Diamonds on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/27 22:58:40

Real beat Dortmund

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice on his 400th Real Madrid appearance as the Champions League holders defeated Borussia Dortmund 3-1, while Harry Kane grabbed a hat trick in Tottenham Hotspur’s 3-0 win at APOEL Nicosia on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/27 19:23:39

Free-scoring golden shoe contenders mean if EPL is marathon, it’s at WR pace

We're a mere six weeks into the English Premier League (EPL) season, but three men have already set their stalls out when it comes to the race for this campaign's golden boot. Sergio Aguero of Manchester City, Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United and Chelsea's Alvaro Morata all have six goals in as many games.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/9/26 22:43:41

EX-Newcastle chair dies

Former Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd, a pivotal figure in the club's 1990s success, has died aged 76, his family announced Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/26 22:38:40

Neymar cleared to play

Neymar has been included in Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) squad for Wednesday's Champions League game against Bayern Munich after recovering from a foot injury, coach Unai Emery said Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/26 22:38:39

Chinese soccer club told to focus on goals, not gods

The Chinese Football Association (CFA) has told Super League side Henan Jianye to seek salvation from goals ­rather than the gods after Taoist priests performed an on-pitch ritual - and the team duly won at home for the first time in over three months.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/26 22:38:39

‘Offensive’ Villas-Boas fined by AFC

Shanghai SIPG coach Andre Villas-Boas escaped a touchline ban and was instead fined $14,000 on Tuesday over his “offensive” comments during the Asian Champions League quarterfinals, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/26 22:33:39

Lacazette strikes twice for Arsenal

Arsenal kept up their 100 percent home record this season with a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Monday, with new club record signing Alexandre Lacazette grabbing both the goals.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/9/26 19:23:39

Top teams run wild amid predictable games

Is there anything that can stop Manchester City? Conversely is there anyone who can resuscitate Crystal Palace? Thank goodness there was a tight contest between Leicester and Liverpool as well as a late comeback attempt by West Ham to make the Premier League last weekend more interesting.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/9/25 23:18:40

Starke added to squad

Bayern Munich have reacted to Manuel Neuer’s long-term injury by naming retired goalkeeper Tom Starke, now a coach in their academy, in their Champions League squad.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/25 23:13:40

Calleja replaces Escriba

Villarreal promoted B team coach Javi Calleja to first-team boss on Monday following the sacking of Fran Escriba and his backroom staff.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/25 23:13:40

FIFA backs down in row with British soccer on poppies on shirts

FIFA has backed down in its row with British soccer authorities over the wearing of poppies by players in international matches as a tribute to those killed in war.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/25 23:13:39

Doubts over Gulf Cup in Qatar

The draw for the Gulf Cup of Nations went ahead Monday despite serious doubts that the Qatar-hosted competition will take place largely due to ongoing regional political tensions.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/25 23:08:40

Dortmund ready for the German title, but ready to challenge Real Madrid?

After their best ever start to a Bundesliga season with 16 points and a goal difference of 19-1 after six games, 2012 German champions Borussia Dortmund is now ready to challenge 2017 Champions League winner Real Madrid Tuesday evening.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/9/25 11:09:10

Niasse morass ends with striker back in the Everton fold and scoring

It has been quite the week for Oumar Niasse of Everton. The Senegal striker has gone from unwanted to undroppable in the last two games, and Toffees manager Ronald Koeman might have the man he previously painted as an outcast to thank for keeping his job.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/9/24 23:08:39

Revs keep hopes alive

A Kei Kamara goal three minutes from time kept New ­England Revolution’s playoff hopes alive with a 2-1 win over league leaders Toronto FC in Major League Soccer on Saturday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/9/24 23:03:40