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  • Footballer Sala’s body arrives in Argentina

    5 hours ago

    Footballer Sala’s body arrives in Argentina

    PROGRESO, Feb 15 — The coffin of footballer Emiliano Sala, who died in a plane crash between Nantes and Cardiff, arrived in Argentina today ahead of his funeral in his hometown...

  • Guardiola expects Man City to suffer in tricky trip to Newport

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    Guardiola expects Man City to suffer in tricky trip to Newport

    LONDON Feb 15 — Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola predicts his side will “suffer” against fourth-tier Newport County in their FA Cup fifth round match tomorrow but has...

  • Newport boss aiming to pull off historic FA Cup upset against Man City

    5 hours ago

    Newport boss aiming to pull off historic FA Cup upset against Man City

  • Man United’s Martial, Lingard to miss Chelsea, Liverpool matches

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    Man United’s Martial, Lingard to miss Chelsea, Liverpool matches

  • Luiz insists Chelsea stars still believe in Sarri

    6 hours ago

    Luiz insists Chelsea stars still believe in Sarri

  • Star barber’s Wembley visit doesn’t cut it for Dortmund chiefs

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    Star barber’s Wembley visit doesn’t cut it for Dortmund chiefs

  • Simeone eager for ‘warrior’ Costa to breathe life back into Atletico

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    Simeone eager for ‘warrior’ Costa to breathe life back into Atletico

  • Injury mystery threatens to blight Robben’s Bayern swansong

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    Injury mystery threatens to blight Robben’s Bayern swansong

  • Ciao captain — Napoli bid farewell to club legend Hamsik

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    Ciao captain — Napoli bid farewell to club legend Hamsik

  • Home of Malaysian cricket, scene of Tendulkar ton, saved from closure

    9 hours ago

    Home of Malaysian cricket, scene of Tendulkar ton, saved from closure

  • Gerrard in favour of paying to tear up plastic pitches

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    Gerrard in favour of paying to tear up plastic pitches

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  • Cardiff City manager to attend Sala funeral

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    Cardiff City manager to attend Sala funeral

  • Ramos denies deliberate yellow card against Ajax

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    Ramos denies deliberate yellow card against Ajax

  • Manchester United shrug off costly Mourinho sacking

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    Manchester United shrug off costly Mourinho sacking

  • Spain handed tough Davis Cup final draw

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    Spain handed tough Davis Cup final draw

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  • Ferrari launch new SF90 looking to end F1 title drought

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    Ferrari launch new SF90 looking to end F1 title drought

    MILAN, Feb 15 — Ferrari today unveiled their new Formula One SF90 car which the Italian stable hopes will end their decade-long title drought to mark the team’s 90th...

  • Messi backs Pique in new Davis Cup venture

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    Messi backs Pique in new Davis Cup venture

    BARCELONA, Feb 15 — Lionel Messi is one of the investors in the Davis Cup Finals in Madrid later this year, according to Barcelona team mate Gerard Pique whose Kosmos company...

  • Coach Valverde extends stay at Barcelona

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    Coach Valverde extends stay at Barcelona

    MADRID, Feb 15 — Spanish champions Barcelona announced today they have extended the contract of coach Ernesto Valverde for another season with the option of one more. Valverde,...

  • S. African govt rallies behind Semenya on IAAF’s new gender rules

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    S. African govt rallies behind Semenya on IAAF’s new gender rules

    PRETORIA, Feb 15 — The South African government today threw its weight behind Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya ahead of next week’s landmark hearing against proposed...

  • Arsenal ‘deserved to win’ at BATE, says Emery

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    Arsenal ‘deserved to win’ at BATE, says Emery

    MINSK, Feb 15 — Arsenal “deserved to win” despite slumping to a stunning 1-0 defeat at BATE Borisov in yesterday’s Europa League last 32 tie, according to manager Unai...

  • Chelsea cannot afford Malmo mistake against top sides, says Sarri

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    Chelsea cannot afford Malmo mistake against top sides, says Sarri

    LONDON, Feb 15 — Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri was relieved to get their first win after a 6-0 drubbing at Manchester City but said they cannot afford to concede goals against...

  • Spieth, Kang share lead at rainy Riviera as Woods waits

    16 hours ago

    Spieth, Kang share lead at rainy Riviera as Woods waits

    LOS ANGELES, Feb 15 — Three-time major-winner Jordan Spieth and South Korean Kang Sung topped the leaderboard yesterday when darkness halted play in the weather-hit Genesis...

  • Messi and Coutinho create Barcelona dilemma for Valverde

    16 hours ago

    Messi and Coutinho create Barcelona dilemma for Valverde

    MADRID, Feb 15 — Barcelona will hope to reassert their authority in the title race tomorrow after a stuttering spell has given Real Madrid fresh hope in La Liga. Here, AFP Sport...

  • Bucking the trend: Maja has stars in his eyes as he swaps League One for Ligue 1

    16 hours ago

    Bucking the trend: Maja has stars in his eyes as he swaps League One for Ligue 1

    PARIS, Feb 15 — Josh Maja is different to most young English footballers — at barely 20, he has already been a star on Netflix and has now chosen to join the restricted group...

  • Bayern banking on Neuer for final Liverpool tune-up

    19 hours ago

    Bayern banking on Neuer for final Liverpool tune-up

    BERLIN, Feb 15 — Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will return from injury for Bayern Munich today’s Bundesliga game at strugglers Augsburg, their final tune-up before next...

  • Sainz ready to step up as leader in Alonso’s shoes

    18 hours ago

    Sainz ready to step up as leader in Alonso’s shoes

    WOKING, Feb 15 — Carlos Sainz intends to be McLaren’s leader on the track this season and said he felt no pressure to be stepping into fellow Spaniard Fernando Alonso’s...

  • Simeone signs new Atletico contract until 2022

    19 hours ago

    Simeone signs new Atletico contract until 2022

    MADRID Feb 15 — Diego Simeone has extended his contract as coach of Atletico Madrid until 2022, the club announced yesterday. Simeone has been in charge of Atletico since 2011...

  • Chelsea edge out Malmo as Arsenal suffer Europa League setback

    20 hours ago

    Chelsea edge out Malmo as Arsenal suffer Europa League setback

    PARIS, Feb 15 — Chelsea claimed a 2-1 victory at Malmo in the Europa League last-32 first leg yesterday to ease some of the pressure on beleaguered coach Maurizio Sarri, while...

  • Valencia too strong for Celtic to close on Europa League last 16

    20 hours ago

    Valencia too strong for Celtic to close on Europa League last 16

    GLASGOW, Feb 15 — Valencia closed in on the last 16 of the Europa League by inflicting just Celtic’s second home defeat of the season with a 2-0 win in Glasgow yesterday....

  • Spain handed tough draw in new Davis Cup Finals

    19 hours ago

    Spain handed tough draw in new Davis Cup Finals

    MADRID, Feb 15 — Hosts Spain were handed a difficult draw as they were placed in what looks like by far the toughest group for this year’s inaugural Davis Cup Finals at a...

  • Nishikori eases into Rotterdam last eight

    19 hours ago

    Nishikori eases into Rotterdam last eight

    ROTTERDAM, Feb 15 — Japan’s Kei Nishikori carved out a comfortable 6-1, 6-4 win over Latvian Ernests Gulbis yesterday to power into the Rotterdam Open quarter-finals....

  • Halep, Kerber battle through to Qatar semi-finals

    19 hours ago

    Halep, Kerber battle through to Qatar semi-finals

    DOHA, Feb 15 — World number three Simona Halep and three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber came through tough tests yesterday to reach the Qatar Open semi-finals. Also...

  • Semenya says she is ‘unquestionably a woman’

    18 hours ago

    Semenya says she is ‘unquestionably a woman’

    JOHANNESBURG, Feb 15 — South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya yesterday said she was “unquestionably a woman”, after the IAAF denied reports that it would argue...

  • Manchester United shrug off costly Mourinho sacking

    1 day ago

    Manchester United shrug off costly Mourinho sacking

    LONDON, Feb 14 — Sacking Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United £19.6 million (RM102.3 million), the English Premier League football club said today, although...