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Ice hockey world mourns the passing of ‘Mr Hockey’

Ice hockey world mourns the passing of ‘Mr Hockey’

July 15, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

  Ice hockey world mourns the passing of ‘Mr Hockey’ NEW You are able to – Gordie Howe was appreciated Friday by buddies and rivals alike among the finest players in ice hockey history, a Canadian legend whose name remains symbolic of the game. Gordie Howe (L) shakes hands alongRead More

Paraguay Wish To Keep Punching Above How Much They Weigh

Paraguay Wish To Keep Punching Above How Much They Weigh

July 15, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Paraguay Wish To Keep Punching Above How Much They Weigh beIN SPORTS By Nick Dorrington (@chewingthecoca) Paraguay finished as final contestants in the 2011 Copa América in Argentina but even their staunchest supporters will not have expected these to make significant progress in to the 2015 edition. Within the interim,Read More

Chaves wins epic Giro stage, Kruijswijk in pink

Chaves wins epic Giro stage, Kruijswijk in pink

July 13, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Chaves wins epic Giro stage, Kruijswijk in pink CORVARA (ITALY) – Colombian Esteban Chaves snatched victory on an epic 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia Saturday that saw Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk take the pink jersey and favourite Vincenzo Nibali boost his victory hopes. Colombia’s Esteban Chaves (L) of team OricaRead More

Ronaldinho Claims Liverpool's Roberto Firmino Is In Same Class As Mesut Ozil And Andres Iniesta

Ronaldinho Claims Liverpool's Roberto Firmino Is In Same Class As Mesut Ozil And Andres Iniesta

July 10, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Ronaldinho Claims Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino Is In Same Class As Mesut Ozil And Andres Iniesta Former Brazil international Ronaldinho believes countryman Roberto Firmino is just as good as the likes of Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta and Arsenal attacker Mesut Ozil.  Liverpool purchased Firmino for 28.7 million pounds from Bundesliga outfit Hoffenheim in theRead More

Barcelona Star Neymar Insists He's Doesn't Provoke People

Barcelona Star Neymar Insists He's Doesn't Provoke People

July 9, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Barcelona Star Neymar Insists He’s Doesn’t Provoke People Barcelona star Neymar has defended his way of playing following heavy criticism from Athletic Bilbao forward Aritz Aduriz.  Aduriz believes Neymar has to change his attitude, with Bilbao players previously accusing the Brazil international of showboating and showing a lack of respect.  However,Read More

‘What day is semi-final?’ asks stunned Vesnina at Wimbledon

‘What day is semi-final?’ asks stunned Vesnina at Wimbledon

July 2, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

‘What day is semi-final?’ asks stunned Vesnina at Wimbledon LONDON – Russia’s Elena Vesnina was so stunned by reaching the Wimbledon semi-finals on Tuesday that she had to double check the day for her Centre Court clash with defending champion Serena Williams. Russia’s Elena Vesnina celebrates after beating Slovakia’s DominikaRead More

Luiz Felipe Scolari Warns Antonio Conte Over Chelsea Job

Luiz Felipe Scolari Warns Antonio Conte Over Chelsea Job

July 1, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Luiz Felipe Scolari Warns Antonio Conte Over Chelsea Job With Antonio Conte set to step into the Chelsea hot seat, former manager Luiz Felipe Scolari warned the Italian that not even being the “best coach on the planet” can prepare you for life at Stamford Bridge. Departing Italy coach ConteRead More

Lionel Messi Has Always Been 'My Idol' Declares Lucas Moura

Lionel Messi Has Always Been 'My Idol' Declares Lucas Moura

June 22, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Lionel Messi Has Always Been ‘My Idol’ Declares Lucas Moura Scores Fixtures Standings Stats GOAL Paris Saint-Germain attacker Lucas Moura has revealed Barcelona’s Lionel Messi has “always been his role model in football”. The Brazilian says his nation’s rivalry with Argentina hasn’t stopped him from idolising the four-time Ballon d’Or winner The 22-year-old moved to theRead More

Pedro Suffers Broken Nose In Mystery Household Incident

Pedro Suffers Broken Nose In Mystery Household Incident

June 20, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Pedro Suffers Broken Nose In Mystery Household Incident Chelsea forward Pedro could still face Liverpool in the Premier League on Wednesday despite breaking his nose in a mysterious household incident. Interim Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink confirmed on Tuesday that Pedro broke his nose in a fall, though the Spain internationalRead More

Chelsea Submit Planning Application For New Stadium

Chelsea Submit Planning Application For New Stadium

May 26, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Chelsea Submit Planning Application For New Stadium Chelsea have submitted planning permission for a new stadium at Stamford Bridge with an expanded seating capacity. The Premier League side’s application will now be examined by the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. “The council has received a full planning application toRead More

Carlo Ancelotti Hails Real Madrid's Karim Benzema As World's Best Striker

Carlo Ancelotti Hails Real Madrid's Karim Benzema As World's Best Striker

May 26, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Carlo Ancelotti Hails Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema As World’s Best Striker Carlo Ancelotti believes Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema is the best out-and-out striker in world football. Bayern Munich’s Poland international Robert Lewandowski has stolen headlines with his phenomenal goalscoring feats this season, netting 22 times in 16 appearances for clubRead More

Antonio Conte Only Concerned About Italy Winning

Antonio Conte Only Concerned About Italy Winning

May 24, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Antonio Conte Only Concerned About Italy Winning Antonio Conte was only concerned about the result as Italy produced an unremarkable display but still clinched a slender 1-0 win over Malta in Thursday’s Euro 2016 qualifier. “No one gives you anything here [in international football],” Conte told Rai Sport. “Playing against AzerbaijanRead More

Bruno Guides Villarreal Through To Europa League Knockout Stage Against Rapid Vienna

Bruno Guides Villarreal Through To Europa League Knockout Stage Against Rapid Vienna

May 24, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Bruno Guides Villarreal Through To Europa League Knockout Stage Against Rapid Vienna Bruno Soriano’s second-half goal was enough to give Villarreal a 1-0 victory against Rapid Vienna as the La Liga outfit secured their progression into the Europa League knock-out stage. Yellow Submarine captain Bruno prodded home from close rangeRead More

USMNT Announce Copa America Squad

USMNT Announce Copa America Squad

May 16, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

USMNT Announce Copa America Squad OMNISPORT  Christian Pulisic may only have one U.S. national team cap to his name, but he’s done enough to represent his country at the Copa America Centenario. The 17-year-old Borussia Dortmund midfielder has been named to Jurgen Klinsmann’s 23-man roster for the Copa America, U.S.Read More

Jose Mourinho Blasts Lack Of Respect Shown To Struggling Real Madrid

Jose Mourinho Blasts Lack Of Respect Shown To Struggling Real Madrid

May 12, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Jose Mourinho Blasts Lack Of Respect Shown To Struggling Real Madrid Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hit out at the lack of respect shown to teams in bad form amid the growing pressure on Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez. Benitez has come under fire following Madrid’s embarrassing 4-0 defeat toRead More

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere Suffers New Injury Setback

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere Suffers New Injury Setback

April 25, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere Suffers New Injury Setback Jack Wilshere is expected to be out of action until mid-March, as his lengthy recovery from a fractured fibula continues to drag on. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had previously stated his optimism that his central midfielder would return to fitness by the endRead More

Inter 0 Chievo 0: More Frustration for Roberto Mancini

Inter 0 Chievo 0: More Frustration for Roberto Mancini

April 23, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Inter 0 Chievo 0: More Frustration for Roberto Mancini Scores Transfer Tracker Fixtures Standings Stats OMNISPORT  Inter were wasteful in front of goal against Chievo as they missed the chance to move into the top six in Serie A following a 0-0 draw at San Siro. Despite their inconsistent campaign, Inter can stillRead More

Arsene Wenger Insists Mesut Ozil Deserves PFA Nomination

Arsene Wenger Insists Mesut Ozil Deserves PFA Nomination

April 7, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Arsene Wenger Insists Mesut Ozil Deserves PFA Nomination Mesut Ozil’s displays have deeply impressed Arsene Wenger, who says the Germany international has earned his PFA Player of the Year nomination. Ozil has been Arsenal’s standout performer in 2015-16, registering eight goals and 19 assists in all competitions. It has notRead More

Barcelona's Aleix Vidal A Fan Of Zinedine Zidane But Hopes He Fails At Real Madrid

Barcelona's Aleix Vidal A Fan Of Zinedine Zidane But Hopes He Fails At Real Madrid

April 4, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Barcelona’s Aleix Vidal A Fan Of Zinedine Zidane But Hopes He Fails At Real Madrid Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal has always been a fan of Zinedine Zidane, but he hopes the France legend fails to replicate his playing success as a head coach at Real Madrid. Zidane is a heroRead More

France aim to improve defence against Argentina

France aim to improve defence against Argentina

April 1, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

France aim to improve defence against Argentina TUCUMáN (ARGENTINA) – Improving defensive systems has been a priority for France coach Guy Noves as he plots a victory over Argentina in Tucuman Saturday that would level the two-Test series. France coach Guy Noves has made seven changes to the line-up forRead More