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Lionel Messi Weighed Down For Too Long By Argentina So Retirement Should Come As No Surprise

Lionel Messi Weighed Down For Too Long By Argentina So Retirement Should Come As No Surprise

March 22, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Lionel Messi Weighed Down For Too Long By Argentina So Retirement Should Come As No Surprise beIN SPORTS By Graham Ruthven (@grahamruthven) Appearances can be deceptive, but in Lionel Messi’s case they were extremely revealing. With the impact of Argentina’s third final defeat in three years still hitting hard theRead More

Ledecky cruises into 400m free swim final with Rio berth in sight

Ledecky cruises into 400m free swim final with Rio berth in sight

March 22, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Ledecky cruises into 400m free swim final with Rio berth in sight OMAHA (UNITED STATES) – Katie Ledecky, limbering up for a potentially historic medal assault in Rio, cruised into the 400m freestyle final at the US Olympic swimming trials on Monday. Katie Ledecky of the United States dives inRead More

Wawrinka crashes out at Queen’s Club tennis tournament

Wawrinka crashes out at Queen’s Club tennis tournament

March 17, 2016 at 2:07 am 2 comments

Wawrinka crashes out at Queen’s Club tennis tournament LONDON – Stan Wawrinka suffered more misery on grass despite the addition of new coach Richard Krajicek as the Swiss second seed crashed to a 6-2, 7-6 (7/3) first round defeat against Fernando Verdasco at Queen’s Club on Tuesday. Stan Wawrinka returnsRead More

Cheapest tickets for 2018 World Cup: 3,700 baht

Cheapest tickets for 2018 World Cup: 3,700 baht

March 17, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Cheapest tickets for 2018 World Cup: 3,700 baht MOSCOW – The cheapest tickets for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will cost $105 (about 3,700 baht), with a place in the stands for the final costing at least $455, FIFA announced on Tuesday. FIFA President Gianni Infantino (R) listens toRead More

Borussia Dortmund Claim Late Win Against Krasnodar

Borussia Dortmund Claim Late Win Against Krasnodar

March 12, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Borussia Dortmund Claim Late Win Against Krasnodar OMNISPORT  Park Joo-ho’s late goal snatched a valuable victory for Borussia Dortmund as they ran out 2-1 winners over Krasnodar in the Europa League. The win extended Dortmund’s winning start to the season and brought Krasnodar’s run of three games unbeaten away fromRead More

FIFA Staying Quiet On David De Gea Paperwork Issue

FIFA Staying Quiet On David De Gea Paperwork Issue

March 1, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

FIFA Staying Quiet On David De Gea Paperwork Issue FIFA has stated information regarding David de Gea’s seemingly failed transfer from Manchester United to Real Madrid is “confidential” amid suggestions of an appeal. The Spain goalkeeper looked set to complete his long-mooted switch to the Santiago Bernabeu on Monday, butRead More

Barcelona Announce New UNICEF Deal

Barcelona Announce New UNICEF Deal

February 29, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Barcelona Announce New UNICEF Deal OMNISPORT  Barcelona have extended their sponsorship deal with UNICEF until 2020 and increased their annual donation to the children’s charity. The current Barca board, headed up by Josep Maria Bartomeu, have been criticised by club figures such as ex-president Joan Laporta for abolishing the previousRead More

Sepp Blatter Appeals FIFA Suspension

Sepp Blatter Appeals FIFA Suspension

February 28, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Sepp Blatter Appeals FIFA Suspension FIFA president Sepp Blatter has appealed the 90-day suspension handed out by the world game’s governing body. Blatter, as well as presidential candidate Michel Platini and general secretary Jerome Valcke, was handed the punishment on Thursday following approval by FIFA’s adjudicatory chamber of a recommendationRead More

PSV Agree Permament Andres Guardado Deal With Valencia

PSV Agree Permament Andres Guardado Deal With Valencia

February 27, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

PSV Agree Permament Andres Guardado Deal With Valencia Scores Fixtures Standings Stats Eredivisie leaders PSV have announced the permanent capture of Valencia midfielder Andres Guardado on a three-year contract. The Mexico international has spent this season on loan in the Netherlands after a similar spell at Bayer Leverkusen in theRead More

Massimiliano Allegri Slams Juventus Attitude Following Shock Defeat To Verona

Massimiliano Allegri Slams Juventus Attitude Following Shock Defeat To Verona

February 17, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Massimiliano Allegri Slams Juventus Attitude Following Shock Defeat To Verona Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has slammed his side’s attitude in the wake of their 2-1 Serie A loss at the hands of Verona on Sunday. The Italian champions were on a 26-game unbeaten run in the Italian top flight headingRead More

West Ham v Man United kick-off delayed

West Ham v Man United kick-off delayed

February 16, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

West Ham v Man United kick-off delayed LONDON – Kick-off in the Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United on Tuesday was delayed by 45 minutes after the visitors’ bus arrived late. The bus carrying the Manchester United team is escorted by police after having a windowRead More

Italy’s Fabio Cannavaro to coach China’s Tianjin Quanjian

Italy’s Fabio Cannavaro to coach China’s Tianjin Quanjian

February 8, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Italy’s Fabio Cannavaro to coach China’s Tianjin Quanjian BEIJING – Fabio Cannavaro will return to China to coach Tianjin Quanjian FC, the official Xinhua news agency said Tuesday on its Twitter account. Fabio Cannavaro captained Italy to World Cup victory in 2006 The former Italy defender, who captained his countryRead More

No Loan Return for Steven Gerrard – Jurgen Klopp

No Loan Return for Steven Gerrard – Jurgen Klopp

February 3, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

No Loan Return for Steven Gerrard – Jurgen Klopp OMNISPORT  Jurgen Klopp has again ruled out the possibility of Steven Gerrard rejoining Liverpool on loan this season, but acknowledges the club are still coming to terms with the departure of their inspirational former captain. Gerrard brought an end to hisRead More

Florentino Perez Says He Always Planned For Big Iker Casillas Farewell

Florentino Perez Says He Always Planned For Big Iker Casillas Farewell

January 24, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Florentino Perez Says He Always Planned For Big Iker Casillas Farewell Scores Fixtures Standings Stats Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insists a farewell news conference for Iker Casillas on Monday was not hastily arranged due to criticism in the press. Casillas said an emotional farewell to Real on Sunday after it wasRead More

Cristiano Thanks God That Portugal Don't Need Play-Off For Euro 2016

Cristiano Thanks God That Portugal Don't Need Play-Off For Euro 2016

January 19, 2016 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Cristiano Thanks God That Portugal Don’t Need Play-Off For Euro 2016 Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo was delighted his side avoided a potentially hazardous Euro 2016 play-off after they booked an automatic ticket to France with a 1-0 home win over Denmark on Thursday. An excellent second-half solo goal from JoaoRead More

Real Madrid May Go For Paul Pogba Admits Florentino Perez

Real Madrid May Go For Paul Pogba Admits Florentino Perez

January 12, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Real Madrid May Go For Paul Pogba Admits Florentino Perez Real Madrid would be interested in signing Paul Pogba if the Juventus midfielder became available, Florentino Perez has confirmed. Pogba was once again one of Juve’s outstanding players as they won a fifth-straight Serie A title in 2015-16, and heRead More

Bangkok Post

Bangkok Post

January 3, 2016 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Bangkok Post

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Bangkok Post

December 31, 2015 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Bangkok Post

Kenya in breach of World Anti-Doping Agency code

Kenya in breach of World Anti-Doping Agency code

December 28, 2015 at 2:07 am 1 comment

Kenya in breach of World Anti-Doping Agency code MONTREAL – Kenya was ruled to be in breach of World Anti-Doping Agency rules on Thursday, a key decision which could lead to the country’s athletes being barred from the Olympics. Kenyan athletes arrive for their training camp at Iten, on JanuaryRead More

Ronaldo Labels It Unfair That Neymar Has To Pick Between Olympics And Copa America

Ronaldo Labels It Unfair That Neymar Has To Pick Between Olympics And Copa America

December 19, 2015 at 2:07 am 0 comments

Ronaldo Labels It Unfair That Neymar Has To Pick Between Olympics And Copa America Brazil great Ronaldo says it is “cowardly” that Neymar has to choose between playing at the Copa America or the Rio 2016 Olympics later this year. A special centenary event of the Copa America will takeRead More