SC leadership discuss achievements and legacy on ninth anniversary of Qatar’s bid win

اضغط هنا لقراءة الخبر بالعربية Exactly nine years have passed since Qatar won the right to host the FIFA World Cup 2022ä and preparations are in full swing for the to

After 18 months in charge, Unai Emery has been sacked as Arsenal manager

The Spaniard, who previously led Paris St-Germain to the French league title and won three Europa Leagues with Sevilla, was appointed Gunners boss in May 2018, succeeding Arsene Wenger. He has been

Charlie Nicholas' Premier League predictions

Man City vs Chelsea, Sheffield United vs Man Utd and Aston Villa vs Newcastle live on Sky Sports Premier League this weekend   Charlie Nicholas returns with his latest round of Premier League

Nadal Regains World No. 1 Ranking

  Rafael Nadal is back on top of the world.   The 19-time Grand Slam champion returned to world No. 1 in the ATP rankings on Monday  succeeding Wimbledon champion Novak Djo

HORROR INJURY makes Tottenham forward breaks down in tears

Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min received a red card during Sunday s Spurs-Everton clash at Goodison Park in the 11th Premier League.   Son was awarded the red card after a reckless ta

Cavani receives "booby-trapped messages"

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tokel has sent crucial messages to Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani. Tokel said at a news conference on Thursday"Cavani is not happy because he has been away for se

Coe addresses low turnout at worlds, heat and doping scandal

  Sebastian Coe has a concise message for athletes who are dissing on Doha: Deal with it. The head of worldwide track and field says any athletes complaining about the hot temperatures and non-

North Korea want to host World Cup qualifier with South in Pyongyang

North Korea have nominated Pyongyang as the host venue for their World Cup qualifying match against South Korea in October, clearing the way for the two countries to play on North Korean soil for th

Liverpool trio, US World Cup winners head FIFA award shortlists

 World soccer’s governing body announced on Wednesday that Liverpool’s Champions League winning trio of Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Sadio Mane joined regulars Cristiano Ronal

Algeria beat Ivory Coast, will meet Senegal in semi-final

Algeria defeated favourites Ivory Coast 4-3 on penalties on Thursday to progress to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations. The match in Suez, Egypt went to extra time after regular time ende

After row with captain, Trump praises US on World Cup success

US President Donald Trump praised the women’s national soccer team in the wake of their World Cup triumph on Sunday and said he would look into inviting them to the White House, just days afte

Infantino wants to expand women's World Cup to 32 teams

FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women’s World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition in 2023 along with doubling the prize money to $60 million, he said on Friday. A

After beating Sweden, Netherlands reach first World Cup final

  A long-range strike from Jackie Groenen sent European Champions the Netherlands into their first women’s World Cup final as they edged Sweden 1-0 after extra time in their last-four clas

After 3-1 win over Jamaica US reach Gold Cup final

The United States will face Mexico in the Gold Cup final after two goals from Christian Pulisic helped the hosts to a 3-1 win over Jamaica on Wednesday. Jul 3, 2019; Nashville, TN, USA; United State

Alex Morgan, Alyssa Naeher lift US reach Women's World Cup final with win over England

Defending champions United States reached the women’s World Cup final for the fifth time after an incident-packed 2-1 win over England, who missed a late penalty, on Tuesday. In a tournament

Coutinho scores as Brazil beat Bolivia in first Copa America game, but fans boo players and make fun of Casemiro/ Fernandinho pivot

Brazil got off to a win in the first game of the Copa America, but were booed by fans at half-time. Two second half goals from Philippe Coutinho and one from Everton Soares sealed a 3-0 win against

Neymar to miss Copa America after suffering ankle injury

اضغط هنا لقراءة الخبر بالعربية The Paris Saint-Germain forward suffered the problem early on in the friendly win over Qatar, with the 27-year-old in tears as he was taken

Qatar hosts the FIFA Club World Cup in 2019 and 2020

اضغط هنا لقراءة الخبر بالعربية Qatar will host the World Cup in 2019 and 2020 with the participation of seven clubs, the FIFA announced on Monday. "After approving the re