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Real Madrid makes it to Champions League final for third time in a row

  • 1 May 2018 - 23:11
Real Madrid makes it to Champions League final for third time in a row

Bayern Munich’s quest for another treble under Jupp Heynckes is over after defeat in the Champions League at the hands of Real Madrid. A 2-2 draw in Madrid was not enough for the Bavarians, who bow out 4-3 on...

Portugal 2 Egypt 1 with Cristiano Ronaldo’s help

  • 24 March 2018 - 12:43
Portugal 2 Egypt 1 with Cristiano Ronaldo’s help

  Cristiano Ronaldo won the battle between two of Europe's in-form strikers as Portugal defeated Mohamed Salah's Egypt 2-1 in Zurich.   The European champions trailed until the 90th minute before Ronaldo scored twice to steal victory.   Salah opened the scoring...

Manchester City crushes Arsenal 3-0 to win Carabao Cup

  • 26 February 2018 - 11:52
Manchester City crushes Arsenal 3-0 to win Carabao Cup

Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-0 in the Carabao Cup final with goals from Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany and David Silva. Aguero scored in the first half, outmuscling Shkodran Mustafi to reach goalkeeper Claudio Bravo's long ball before lobbing David Ospina from the edge of the...

Libya’s Al-Itihad beats Niger’s Sahel 1-0 at CAF Confederation Cup

  • 10 February 2018 - 22:24
Libya’s Al-Itihad beats Niger’s Sahel 1-0 at CAF Confederation Cup

  Al-Itihad, one of the best Libyan teams, managed to score a late winner and beat Niger's Sahel at the first round of CAF Confederation Cup on Saturday evening. The match took place in Tunisia's Sfax city and saw Libyans and their opponents from Niger giving it all they got for the...

Morocco wins CHAN 2018 title after beating Nigeria 4-0

  • 5 February 2018 - 13:49
Morocco wins CHAN 2018 title after beating Nigeria 4-0

  Morocco became the first host nation to claim the African Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a convincing 4-0 win over 10-man Nigeria in Sunday's final.   Key moments either side of half-time turned the match in the hosts' favour as Morocco's Zakaria Hadraf scored...

Libya loses CHAN third place to Sudan

  • 4 February 2018 - 20:28
Libya loses CHAN third place to Sudan

Sudan goalkeeper Akram El Hadi saved two penalties in the shootout as his side beat Libya to finish third at the African Nations Championship (CHAN). The sides were locked at 1-1 after 90 minutes in Marrakech at the tournament for locally-based players. Akram had earlier failed to deal with the...

Libya departs CHAN 2018 after losing semifinal to Morocco 1-3

  • 31 January 2018 - 22:16
Libya departs CHAN 2018 after losing semifinal to Morocco 1-3

    Libya national team departed CHAN 2018 after losing the semifinal match against the host Morocco 1-3 at the Stade Mohammed V on Wednesday.   Morocco scored first at the minute 37, while Libya drew at the minute 86 of the first 90 minutes before going to extra...

Libya moves to CHAN semifinal after beating Congo on penalties

  • 29 January 2018 - 11:33
Libya moves to CHAN semifinal after beating Congo on penalties

It was penalties that separated Libya and Congo-Brazzaville after their quarter-final at the African Nations Championship (CHAN) ended 1-1 after extra-time in Morocco. Veteran Congo captain and keeper Barel Mouko, 38, missed his penalty to give the win to the Libyans. Earlier in Agadir the...

Gaddafi was “within hours” of buying Manchester United: The Sunday Times reports

  • 28 January 2018 - 20:56
Gaddafi was “within hours” of buying Manchester United: The Sunday Times reports

Diseased Libyan dictator Moamar Gaddafi was within hours of buying a majority stake in Manchester United, according to the man who brokered the deal for the Glazer’s to takeover the club, reported The Sunday Times. According to the Sunday Times, Mehmet Dalman, now chairman of Cardiff City,...

Libya qualifies to CHAN quarterfinals after beating Rwanda 1-0

  • 24 January 2018 - 17:14
Libya qualifies to CHAN quarterfinals after beating Rwanda 1-0

Libya scored an injury-time winner against Rwanda to take them through to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) as runners-up in Group C. Substitute Elmutasem Abushnaf scored the crucial goal after Libya dominated but looked like missing out on the win they needed to...