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Gus Poyet Takes Charge at Real Betis

Gus Poyet Takes Charge at Real Betis

April 15, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Gus Poyet Takes Charge at Real Betis OMNISPORT  Real Betis have hired Gustavo Poyet as their new head coach on a two-year deal. Betis have been led by Juan Merino since sacking Pepe Mel in January, and secured their safety a number of weeks ago. Poyet heads to Andalusia afterRead More

Darijo Srna To Play For Croatia Due To Father's Dying Wish

Darijo Srna To Play For Croatia Due To Father's Dying Wish

April 12, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Darijo Srna To Play For Croatia Due To Father’s Dying Wish Croatia captain Darijo Srna will honour his father’s dying wish when he lines up against Czech Republic at Euro 2016 on Friday. After impressing at right-back in Croatia’s 1-0 Group D win over Turkey in Paris on Sunday, Srna wasRead More

Rafael Benitez Asks For Patience From Real Madrid Supporters

Rafael Benitez Asks For Patience From Real Madrid Supporters

April 10, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Rafael Benitez Asks For Patience From Real Madrid Supporters Scores Fixtures Standings Stats GOAL Rafael Benitez has pleaded for patience from Real Madrid fans, insisting that it will take time for him to make a real impression in his new job as the club’s head coach. The new Blancos boss says he willRead More

Prom two clear at Queen’s Cup

Prom two clear at Queen’s Cup

April 10, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Prom two clear at Queen’s Cup Prom Meesawat hits a shot in the third round of the Queen’s Cup tournament. Samui: Thailand’s Prom Meesawat hit a second successive six-under-par 65 to open up a two-shot lead from countryman Jazz Janewattananond and Australian Scott Hend after the third round of theRead More

Alexis Sanchez Has No Regrets On Leaving Barcelona For Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez Has No Regrets On Leaving Barcelona For Arsenal

April 7, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Alexis Sanchez Has No Regrets On Leaving Barcelona For Arsenal Alexis Sanchez says his decision to leave Barcelona for Arsenal was the right one as he prepares to take on his former team at Emirates Stadium on Tuesday. Arsenal host the holders in the first leg of the Champions LeagueRead More

PSG Confirm Unai Emery Will Replace Laurent Blanc

PSG Confirm Unai Emery Will Replace Laurent Blanc

April 7, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

PSG Confirm Unai Emery Will Replace Laurent Blanc OMNISPORT  Paris Saint-Germain have confirmed the appointment of Unai Emery as their new head coach. Emery has been hired on a two-year deal to replace Laurent Blanc, who paid the price for an inability to get beyond the Champions League quarter-finals inRead More

Zinedine Zidane Making Positive Impact At Real Madrid Declares Sergio Ramos

Zinedine Zidane Making Positive Impact At Real Madrid Declares Sergio Ramos

April 3, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Zinedine Zidane Making Positive Impact At Real Madrid Declares Sergio Ramos Zinedine Zidane’s appointment as coach has had a positive impact on the Real Madrid squad, according to captain Sergio Ramos. Madrid great Zidane replaced Rafael Benitez last week, the former Liverpool manager’s tumultuous tenure having been ended after littleRead More

McClain gets 10-game NFL ban, Manziel four for substance abuse

McClain gets 10-game NFL ban, Manziel four for substance abuse

March 24, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

McClain gets 10-game NFL ban, Manziel four for substance abuse NEW YORK – Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain was issued a 10-game ban and free agent quarterback Johnny Manziel was given a four-game suspension Thursday by the NFL for violations of the league’s substance abuse policy. Rolando McClain of theRead More

Stalemate Good Enough for Marcelino's Men as Villarreal Go Through at Expense of Bayer Leverkusen

Stalemate Good Enough for Marcelino's Men as Villarreal Go Through at Expense of Bayer Leverkusen

March 19, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Stalemate Good Enough for Marcelino’s Men as Villarreal Go Through at Expense of Bayer Leverkusen Villarreal were rewarded for a stellar defensive showing as a goalless draw against Bayer Leverkusen was enough for them to progress to the Europa League quarter-finals. Marcelino’s side travelled to the BayArena for Thursday’s secondRead More

Chelsea Chairman Bruce Buck Has No Doubts Over Antonio Conte Appointment

Chelsea Chairman Bruce Buck Has No Doubts Over Antonio Conte Appointment

March 8, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Chelsea Chairman Bruce Buck Has No Doubts Over Antonio Conte Appointment Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck has no doubt that new head coach Antonio Conte will continue to maintain a “high standard of achievement” when he takes over at Stamford Bridge next season. After weeks of speculation, the soon-to-be-deposed Premier League champions confirmedRead More

Di Maria arrives in Qatar for PSG medical

Di Maria arrives in Qatar for PSG medical

February 22, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Di Maria arrives in Qatar for PSG medical Manchester United winger Angel di Maria has arrived in Qatar to undergo a medical ahead of his proposed transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. Di Maria traveled to Doha to have a medical at the Aspetar hospital, used by the French champion for its medical examinations.Read More

Carlo Ancelotti Labels Jose Mourinho And Manchester United A 'Good Wedding'

Carlo Ancelotti Labels Jose Mourinho And Manchester United A 'Good Wedding'

February 17, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Carlo Ancelotti Labels Jose Mourinho And Manchester United A ‘Good Wedding’ Carlo Ancelotti believes Jose Mourinho is the perfect fit for Manchester United as the three-time Premier League winner closes in on the Old Trafford managerial hot seat. Mourinho – out of a job since leaving Chelsea in December –Read More

Manchester United name Mourinho as new manager

Manchester United name Mourinho as new manager

February 16, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Manchester United name Mourinho as new manager MANCHESTER (UNITED KINGDOM) – Manchester United on Friday officially named Jose Mourinho as their new manager in place of the sacked Louis van Gaal. Manchester United said in a statement that Jose Mourinho had signed a three-year contract with an option to stayRead More

Euro 2016 Preview: Jonny Evans Eager to Prolong Northern Irish Dream Against Wales

Euro 2016 Preview: Jonny Evans Eager to Prolong Northern Irish Dream Against Wales

February 12, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Euro 2016 Preview: Jonny Evans Eager to Prolong Northern Irish Dream Against Wales Jonny Evans believes Northern Ireland’s incredible fans have a huge role to play as the aim to extend their Euro 2016 adventure against Wales in Saturday’s last-16 clash at the Parc des Princes. The massed ranks ofRead More

Beer, batons and lessons from battle of Marseille

Beer, batons and lessons from battle of Marseille

February 9, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Beer, batons and lessons from battle of Marseille MARSEILLE – The Pizzeria du Sud was selling record amounts of beer to England fans when a group of Russians in near-military formation burst into the square near the Marseille seafront. The French city of Marseille is still recovering from clashes betweenRead More

Alvaro Morata Replaces Diego Costa While Thiago Is Recalled As Spain Squad Named

Alvaro Morata Replaces Diego Costa While Thiago Is Recalled As Spain Squad Named

February 4, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Alvaro Morata Replaces Diego Costa While Thiago Is Recalled As Spain Squad Named Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been replaced in the Spain squad by Juventus forward Alvaro Morata for the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers. Costa is suspended for the game with Luxembourg on October 9 but would be available to faceRead More

Real Madrid's Karim Benzema One Of World's Best Strikers Declares Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid's Karim Benzema One Of World's Best Strikers Declares Carlo Ancelotti

February 4, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema One Of World’s Best Strikers Declares Carlo Ancelotti Karim Benzema is essential to Real Madrid’s title hopes and France’s chances of winning Euro 2016, according to former manager Carlo Ancelotti. Benzema has battled injury and off-field problems throughout the 2015-16 season, but the Frenchman has stillRead More

Arjen Robben Out For Rest Of Season As Bayern Munich Suffer Huge Blow

Arjen Robben Out For Rest Of Season As Bayern Munich Suffer Huge Blow

January 27, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Arjen Robben Out For Rest Of Season As Bayern Munich Suffer Huge Blow Scores Fixtures Standings Stats Arjen Robben has been ruled out for the rest of Bayern Munich’s season, while Robert Lewandowski appears set to suffer the same fate. Bayern’s injury-hit state has been in the headlines in recentRead More

Steven Gerrard Believes Brendan Rodgers Should Be Next England Manager

Steven Gerrard Believes Brendan Rodgers Should Be Next England Manager

January 25, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Steven Gerrard Believes Brendan Rodgers Should Be Next England Manager Steven Gerrard believes Brendan Rodgers is the right man for the England job when Roy Hodgson’s reign is over. Hodgson’s contract expires after Euro 2016, and it is thought that the 68-year-old – who took over from Fabio Capello inRead More

The Express Xtra: Barcelona Hurt by Sergio Busquets Injury Lay-off

The Express Xtra: Barcelona Hurt by Sergio Busquets Injury Lay-off

January 24, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

The Express Xtra: Barcelona Hurt by Sergio Busquets Injury Lay-off