Sunday, August 25, 2019

Sports Grapevine: Busquets, Fletcher, Cuadrado, Paulista

Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets, 26, is set for contract talks amid interest from Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United. (Daily Star)  Arsenal are expected...

WADA lays out proof of Russia’s systematic doping program

A new report by the world’s antidoping watchdog has laid out mountainous proof of Russia’s systematic doping from 2011 to 2015, implicating layers of...

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger fears Theo Walcott is ‘damaged’ by criticism after playing out...

Arsène Wenger fears Theo Walcott could be “damaged” by criticism after a poor performance in an unfamiliar No 10 role in England’s 1-1 draw...

AFCON U17 qualifiers: Crunch time as Rwanda face Ethiopia in semis

The national U17 football team will be up against Ethiopia in a semi-final clash this afternoon as Amavubi Starlets battle for a spot in...

Chelsea vs Porto, Champions League: Five bad omens for Jose Mourinho

As he heads into potentially decisive clash against former team, we look at the reasons Chelsea's manager should be fearful. If Dynamo Kiev beat Maccabi...

World Cup Kicks Off With Underwhelming Russia v Saudi Arabia

The 2018 World Cup kicks off today between hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia, a match sure to be forgotten. The first game of the 2018...

Worshipping at the ‘high temple’ of Ethiopia’s long distance runners

If you run each level of the Meskel Square amphitheater you will have completed a marathon. Simon Allison joined the dawn runners to attempt the feat It’s...

Soccer: Qatar Beats Japan 3-1 To Claim The Crown In Final

Two stunning goals from Almoez Ali and Abdulaziz Hatem in the first 30 minutes of the match and a third by Akram Afif in...

Egypt suspends football league indefinitely after soccer match riot

Egypt has indefinitely suspended the football league after clashes in which at least 40 people have died. The earlier toll was put at 22. A...

David Ginola’s journey from pin-up to potential Fifa president

By Mandeep Sanghera - BBC Sport David Ginola crossed the football divide from the pitch to a pin-up long before the days of David Beckham...

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Somalia Spurns AU Commission Call on Briefing on Maritime Row with Kenya

Somalia has rejected the Commission of the African Union invitation to a briefing on the maritime row with Kenya. Instead, it has expressed confidence in...

Somalia: Kenya Accused of Blowing Up the 12th Hormuud Telecom Station

Hormuud Telecom, a leading telecommunications company in Somalia, accused Kenya of repeatedly targeting its relay stations along or near the border between Somalia and...

Americans Began Moving to Ghana to Escape Racism at Home

African American Obadele Kambon has never looked back since moving to Ghana in 2008. He vowed to quit the US for West Africa after being...