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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...

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...

Arsenal has one-to-two chance against Bayren Munich at Tuesday’s Champions League

  • 7 March 2017 - 13:29
Arsenal has one-to-two chance against Bayren Munich at Tuesday’s Champions League

ESPN - Arsene Wenger wants Arsenal to play with "lucid rage" against Bayern Munich on Tuesday but admitted his team only has "a one or two-percent chance" to advance. Arsenal must overcome a 5-1 deficit at the Emirates after their second-half collapse in Munich last month in the first leg of...

Real Madrid to play Napoli at last-16 round of Champions League

  • 7 March 2017 - 12:57
Real Madrid to play Napoli at last-16 round of Champions League

BBC - Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale have been included in Real Madrid's squad for Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second-leg against Napoli after missing Saturday's 4-1 win over Eibar. Ronaldo has recovered from a niggle and fellow forward Bale was suspended for the match. Central...

Jose Mourinho desires Rooney and Ibrahimovic to stay in MancUnitedchester longer

  • 4 March 2017 - 14:24
Jose Mourinho desires Rooney and Ibrahimovic to stay in MancUnitedchester longer

BBC - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he "100%" wants Wayne Rooney to stay, and he expects Zlatan Ibrahimovic to extend his contract. Rooney, 31, announced last week that he is staying at Old Trafford, after being heavily linked with a move to China. The England captain has...

Federer loses Dubai Championships second round to Russian qualifier

  • 2 March 2017 - 12:21
Federer loses Dubai Championships second round to Russian qualifier

BBC - Australian Open champion Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat by Russian qualifier Evgeny Donskoy in the Dubai Championships second round. Federer lost 3-6 7-6 (9-7) 7-6 (7-5) to the world number 116. Federer had three match points in the second set, served for the match at 5-3 in...

Libyan national footballer abducted in Tripoli

  • 25 February 2017 - 20:58
Libyan national footballer abducted in Tripoli

According to social media activists, the Libyan national team's footballer and Al-Ahli's player, Moayed Al-Lafi, was kidnapped in Tripoli tonight. According to the sources, Al-Lafi was abducted from in front a gas station in Gadah area, Tripoli. They added that he was last seen after he...

Leicester City sacks Claudio Ranieri over bad results

  • 25 February 2017 - 20:34
Leicester City sacks Claudio Ranieri over bad results

ESPN - Claudio Ranieri visited Leicester's training ground on Saturday morning to say his final goodbyes to his former players and staff. The 65-year-old Italian said on Friday that his "dream died'' after his sacking on Thursday night, having led the Foxes to an historic Premier League title...

Man United beats Blackburn 2-1, qualifies to FA Cup quarterfinals

  • 20 February 2017 - 16:10
Man United beats Blackburn 2-1, qualifies to FA Cup quarterfinals

BBC - Zlatan Ibrahimovic came off the bench to score the winner as holders Manchester United had to work hard to beat Championship strugglers Blackburn in the FA Cup fifth round. Striker Ibrahimovic was allowed too much time in the box to latch on to fellow substitute Paul Pogba's pass and tuck...

Al-Hilal beaten on penalties by Ulinzi at CAF Confederation Cup

  • 19 February 2017 - 13:27
Al-Hilal beaten on penalties by Ulinzi at CAF Confederation Cup

Libyan Al-Hilal football team departed the CAF Confederation Cup after losing the match on Saturday against Kenya's Ulinzi on penalties 4-5. The penalties came after the Kenyan team won 1-0 to equal Al-Hilal's first leg win 1-0 last week in Cairo, Egypt. Ulinzi has qualified now for the...

Gareth Bale is back scoring one goal of Real Madrid’s 2-0 win over Espanyol

  • 18 February 2017 - 23:05
Gareth Bale is back scoring one goal of Real Madrid’s 2-0 win over Espanyol

Fox Sports - Gareth Bale is back. He’s not only back on the field after a four-month injury absence, but he’s back to scoring ridiculously fun goals at breakneck pace – and that should make everyone very afraid of a Real Madrid squad that was doing just fine without him. Injuries haven’t...

Real Madrid seals 3-1 win over Napoli at Champions League

  • 16 February 2017 - 13:12
Real Madrid seals 3-1 win over Napoli at Champions League

Real Madrid came from a goal down to beat Napoli in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie, wrote the BBC. The visitors took the lead after Keylor Navas was caught off guard by a superb Lorenzo Insigne strike inside eight minutes, the BBC added. Karim Benzema headed the...

PSG thrashed Barcelona 4-0 at Champions League round-of-16

  • 15 February 2017 - 11:45
PSG thrashed Barcelona 4-0 at Champions League round-of-16

Not since 2007 has Barcelona failed to reach the quarterfinal of the Champions League, but it is in serious danger of missing out this season after being comprehensively beaten 4-0 by Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of their round-of-16 showdown on Tuesday. The French champions appointed...

Al-Ahli Tripoli wins 3-1 against Ghana’s All Stars at CAF Champions League

  • 12 February 2017 - 19:10
Al-Ahli Tripoli wins 3-1 against Ghana’s All Stars at CAF Champions League

Al-Ahli Tripoli team won its first match at the CAF Champions League against Ghanaian All Stars team 3-1 in Ghana. The match was played at Ghana's Tamali Stadium, and Al-Ahli showed stunning performance taking control of the whole game and scoring first Libyan win over a Ghanaian team in...

Real Madrid win 3-1 against Osasuna, restore La Liga lead

  • 12 February 2017 - 10:59
Real Madrid win 3-1 against Osasuna, restore La Liga lead

A second-half goal from Isco helped push Real Madrid past Osasuna 3-1 and back into first place in La Liga on a rainy Saturday night at the Estadio El Sadar in Pamplona.Cristiano Ronaldo gave Los Blancos a first-half lead, but Osasuna's Sergio Leon answered before Isco's fine strike and a late...

Libya’s Al-Hilal beats Kenya’s Ulinzi Stars 1-0 at CAF Confederation Cup

  • 11 February 2017 - 13:39
Libya’s Al-Hilal beats Kenya’s Ulinzi Stars 1-0 at CAF Confederation Cup

The Libyan team Al-Hilal won 1-0 over the Kenyan Ulinzi Stars team at the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup on Friday. Al-Hilal's Ahmed Al-Abbar scored the only goal in the match at the minute 47. The Libyan team will play the second leg match at home and will need a tie (0-0) or...

Cameroon beats Egypt 2-1 and wins AFCON 2017 title

  • 5 February 2017 - 23:23
Cameroon beats Egypt 2-1 and wins AFCON 2017 title

Cameroon has beaten Egypt 2-1 to win the title of the AFCON 2017 in Gabon. Egypt scored first at the minute 21 by Mohammed Nani, then in the second half at the minute 58, Cameroon tied the score. Cameroon has put in an extraordinary performance in the second half, while Egypt appeared...

Cameroon beats Ghana 2-0 to play Egypt for AFCON 2017 Title

  • 3 February 2017 - 15:38
Cameroon beats Ghana 2-0 to play Egypt for AFCON 2017 Title

BBC - Cameroon will face Egypt in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations final after two second-half strikes saw off Ghana. Both sides had gone close to breaking the deadlock before Michael Ngadeu-Ngadjui took advantage of atrocious defending from a free-kick to lash in the opener in the 72nd...

Egypt reaches 2017 AFCON final after beating Burkina Faso on penalties

  • 2 February 2017 - 15:13
Egypt reaches 2017 AFCON final after beating Burkina Faso on penalties

BBC - Egypt reached a record-equalling ninth Africa Cup of Nations final, beating Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw. Veteran goalkeeper Essam El Hadary proved Egypt's hero, saving Bertrand Traore's spot-kick to secure victory. In normal time Mohamed Salah opened the scoring for...