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Syria makes it to World Cup in Russia 2018 for first time in history after beating Uzbekistan

  • 23 March 2017 - 22:52
Syria makes it to World Cup in Russia 2018 for first time in history after beating Uzbekistan

BBC - It was goalless after 90 minutes and Syria's dreams of qualifying for their first World Cup were fading fast. Then Omar Kharbin converted a bold, Panenka-style stoppage-time penalty to earn victory over Uzbekistan and make an appearance at Russia 2018 a realistic goal. Syria, in...

Tripoli’s Al-Ahli goes to CAF Champions League’s 16-team round

  • 19 March 2017 - 15:38
Tripoli’s Al-Ahli goes to CAF Champions League’s 16-team round

Libya's Al-Ahli Tripoli sports club qualified for the next round, which the round of 16, at the CAF Champions League after it drew with Morocco's Fath Union Sport (FUS) on both matches' score though it lost Saturday second leg match 3-1. Al-Ahli won the first leg match 2-0 in Tunisia and...

Real Madrid extends its lead in La Liga by 2-1 win over A.Bilbao

  • 19 March 2017 - 14:18
Real Madrid extends its lead in La Liga by 2-1 win over A.Bilbao

ESPN - Real Madrid extended their lead at the top of La Liga to five points, as they won 2-1 against Athletic Bilbao on Saturday. Karim Benzema scored the first goal of the game as Cristiano Ronaldo found space down the left and he crossed for the France striker to put it past goalkeeper Kepa...

Zidane eager to face Ancelotti in Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich Champions League quarter finals

  • 18 March 2017 - 17:49
Zidane eager to face Ancelotti in Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich Champions League quarter finals

ESPN - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says he is looking forward to facing his former mentor in the looming Champions League quarterfinal against Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern Munich, admitting that there will be a "master versus pupil" feel to the occasion. Friday's draw set up a round-of-eight...

Indian Wells: Federer beats Nadal for third time in a row

  • 16 March 2017 - 13:54
Indian Wells: Federer beats Nadal for third time in a row

BBC - Roger Federer played superbly to claim a third straight win over Rafael Nadal for the first time in his career and reach the last eight in Indian Wells. The Swiss, 35, won 6-2 6-3 to follow up his Australian Open final victory over the Spaniard two months ago, when Federer won his 18th...

Real Madrid tops La Liga with 2-1 win over Real Betis

  • 13 March 2017 - 12:48
Real Madrid tops La Liga with 2-1 win over Real Betis

BBC - Sergio Ramos headed a late winner as Real Madrid recovered from a howler by keeper Keylor Navas to beat 10-man Real Betis to go top of La Liga. Navas escaped a red card for fouling Darko Brasanac, then spilled Antonio Sanabria's shot into his own net. Cristiano Ronaldo headed Madrid...

Al-Ahli Tripoli wins over Fath Union Sport 2-0

  • 12 March 2017 - 23:39
Al-Ahli Tripoli wins over Fath Union Sport 2-0

The Libyan team Al-Ahli Tripoli has won the first leg match of the 23-round of the Champions League against the Moroccan Fath Union Sport (FUS) 2-0. The match took place at the Tunisian stadium of Manzah on Sunday afternoon. The two goals were scored by Al-Ahli at the first half and the...

Al-Ahli Tripoli plays Moroccan Fath Union Sport at CAF Champions League

  • 12 March 2017 - 12:01
Al-Ahli Tripoli plays Moroccan Fath Union Sport at CAF Champions League

The Libyan Al-Ahli Tripoli team plays Moroccan Fath Union Sport at the first leg match of the 32-round of the CAF Champions League. The match is going to take place in Tunisia at Manzah Stadium with a set of referees from Ivory Coast. The match will be aired on TV at 3.30pm Libya...

Barcelona stuns the world with 6-1 comeback against PSG

  • 9 March 2017 - 11:43
Barcelona stuns the world with 6-1 comeback against PSG

ESPN - Barcelona needed to become the first team in European history to overcome a 4-0 first-leg Champions League deficit and did so against Paris Saint-Germain as they scored six goals to knock out the French champions despite Edinson Cavani's away goal, ending the tie 6-5 on aggregate. With the...

Sergio Ramos puts Real Madrid into Champions League quarterfinals after 3-1 win over Napoli

  • 8 March 2017 - 13:07
Sergio Ramos puts Real Madrid into Champions League quarterfinals after 3-1 win over Napoli

Two quick-fire goals saw Real Madrid survive an early scare to win 3-1 at Napoli on Tuesday and reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a seventh successive time. Trailing 3-1 from the first leg, Dries Mertens gave Napoli hope with a 24th-minute strike to send a packed San Paolo stadium...