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Riyad Mahrez scores twice to earn Algeria 2-2 draw with Zimbabwe

  • 15 January 2017 - 21:51
Riyad Mahrez scores twice to earn Algeria 2-2 draw with Zimbabwe

BBC - Riyad Mahrez scored twice as Algeria left it late to earn a 2-2 draw with Zimbabwe at the Africa Cup of Nations. The Leicester winger put his side ahead with a curling shot in off the post. But Kudakwashe Mahachi's low shot into the corner and a Nyasha Mushekwi penalty made it 2-1 to...

Algeria plays Zimbabwe in AFCON 2017 Gabon, Tunisia plays Senegal

  • 15 January 2017 - 14:09
Algeria plays Zimbabwe in AFCON 2017 Gabon, Tunisia plays Senegal

AFP - Virtually all the pre-2017 Africa Cup of Nations talk about Group B has concerned which two countries from Algeria, Senegal and Tunisia will advance to the quarter-finals. Zimbabwe, who complete the quartet based in southeastern Gabonese city Franceville, have been dismissed as no-hopers...

Cristiano Ronaldo awarded The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016

  • 9 January 2017 - 21:50
Cristiano Ronaldo awarded The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016

Real Madrid and Portugal’s star player, CR7, is the man of the hour! It looks like 2017 is a continuation of his most successful year, 2016, as the year just began with a grand award! Cristiano Ronaldo awarded The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016 is the story rocking the world of soccer at the...

Libya loses friendly match to Senegal 2-1

  • 9 January 2017 - 20:30
Libya loses friendly match to Senegal 2-1

  Libya's national football team has shown weak performance when it lost on Sunday 2-1 against Senegal in Congo. Libya's goal was scored by Muhammad Al-Ganudi after Senegal had scored two goals in the friendly match that came before the start of Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon on next...

Real Madrid matches Barcelona’s 39-unbeaten-match run in less than a year

  • 8 January 2017 - 17:38
Real Madrid matches Barcelona’s 39-unbeaten-match run in less than a year

Los Blancos thrashed Granada on Saturday to draw level with the Catalans' mark from 2015-16 and here, Goal has taken a look at the numbers behind the two streaks. Goal - Never have these two teams been quite so dominant. Barcelona's 39-match unbeaten run in 2015-16 was the finest in the...

Real Madrid beats Sevilla 3-0 at Copa del Rey last 16 1st leg

  • 5 January 2017 - 20:42
Real Madrid beats Sevilla 3-0 at Copa del Rey last 16 1st leg

AS - James Rodríguez starred as Real Madrid strolled to victory over Sevilla in the Copa del Rey last-16 1st leg at the Bernabéu. James' double and a Varane header gave Los Blancos a 3-0 win. James Rodríguez took full advantage of a rare starting opportunity, helping fire Real Madrid to a...

Arsenal becomes third in Premier League after beating Crystal Palace 2-0

  • 1 January 2017 - 23:35
Arsenal becomes third in Premier League after beating Crystal Palace 2-0

BBC - Olivier Giroud's incredible scorpion kick set Arsenal on the way to a victory over Crystal Palace which moved them up to third in the Premier League. With a cross from Alexis Sanchez delivered behind him, Frenchman Giroud elastically reached the ball with his left foot, looping it over...

Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian

  • 31 December 2016 - 21:26
Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian

BBC - Serena Williams has used the social media platform Reddit to announce that she is engaged to its co-founder, Alexis Ohanian. The tennis star made the announcement in the form of a poem. She said he took her to Rome, where they first met, to propose to her - and she said...

Boat carrying a Ugandan football team capsizes in Lake Albert, 30 drown

  • 26 December 2016 - 19:43
Boat carrying a Ugandan football team capsizes in Lake Albert, 30 drown

BBC - At least 30 people have drowned after a boat carrying a football team and their fans capsized on Lake Albert in Uganda, police say. The overcrowded vessel was carrying some 45 people. Police say the boat became unbalanced when too many passengers moved to one side. Nine bodies have...

Al-Sweihli beats Al-Etihad Misurata in the city’s volleyball derby

  • 24 December 2016 - 20:55
Al-Sweihli beats Al-Etihad Misurata in the city’s volleyball derby

  The volleyball derby of Misurata took place Saturday evening in Misurata between Al-Sweihli and Al-Etihad Misurata as part of Libya's Volleyball Tournament. Al-Sweihli beat Al-Etihad 3-1 in the match that saw huge number of spectators from both sides in Misurata. The two teams...