BANGKOK: Cheerleaders dancing to the tune of 'Ice Ice Baby' by American rapper Vanilla Ice greeted fans at the main entrance of Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok for the AFF Cup final, first leg between Thailand and Malaysia today.
MILAN: Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo claimed Serie A’s player of the year award for the third consecutive year during a gala event on Monday organised by the Association of Italian Footballers.
Roberto Mancini claimed his first win as Inter Milan coach following his return to the club after goals from Mateo Kovacic and Andrea Ranocchia gave them a 2-0 victory over Serie A strugglers Chievo on Monday.
LONDON: World No 1 Rory McIlroy has urged golf’s rule-makers to quicken the game up at grass-roots level in order to make it more attractive to youngsters.
LIVERPOOL: A “special” Ross Barkley has all the attributes to become as good as German midfield great Michael Ballack, according to Everton manager Roberto Martinez.
TOKYO: The latest twist in a La Liga match-fixing investigation has left the Japanese Football Association and head coach Javier Aguirre (pic) in an awkward position with the Mexican’s future unclear less than a month out from their Asian Cup title defence.
Bayern Munich are ready to turn to Liverpool star Raheem Sterling as their “Plan B” if a move for Dortmund's Marcos Reus fails.
BERLIN: Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp has demanded the Bundesliga strugglers bring some cheer to the fans by winning their final two games of the year, starting with today’s crunch clash against second-placed Wolfsburg.
Malaysia’s seven-time women’s world champion Nicol David overcame a tough early challenge before seeing off plucky Egyptian teenager Yathreb Adel 11-9, 11-6, 11-3 in their World Championship first round clash in Cairo on Monday.
WAYNE Rooney has warned Premier League leaders Chelsea that Manchester United are capable of winning the title this season.
MALAYSIAN athletes inched closer to achieving their 40-gold medal target after bagging another five gold through swimming and athletics at the Palembang Asean University Games (AUG) yesterday.
LONDON: Manchester United are looking at Belgian brothers Indy and Seppe Boonen.
HONG Kong’s Ko Siu Wai took a hard-earned first ever UCI Asia Tour stage win after fending off three breakaway partners to take Stage Four of the Jelajah Malaysia from Paroi to Putrajaya yesterday.
NORSHAHRUL Idlan Talaha is all fired up for revenge when Malaysia take on Thailand in the AFF Cup final, first leg at Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok today.
TOP seed Nafiizwan Adnan led three other Malaysians into the quarter-finals of the Royal Lake Club Open in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
MANY felt Dollah Salleh had made a bad decision when the national coach included Shukor Adan, Indra Putra Mahayuddin, Amri Yahyah and Badhri Radzi in his 22-member squad for the AFF Cup.
AFTER being sidelined for two tournaments, Malaysia Hockey League’s (MHL) top scorer Faizal Saari was included yesterday in the training squad for the World League Round Two at Seng Kang Hockey Stadium in Singapore on Jan 17-25.
WHILE Kiatisuk Senamuang bids to become the first in the region to win the AFF Cup both as a player and coach, Dollah Salleh eyes glory in his first international assignment in Southeast Asia’s most prestigious tournament.
DESCRIBED by Kiatisuk Senamuang as the Lionel Messi of Thailand, BEC Tero Sasana midfielder Chanathip Songkrasin hopes to end his country's 12-year wait in the AFF Cup when they take on Malaysia in the final.
PARIS: French striker Thierry Henry said today he was retiring from professional football after two decades in the game and will become a TV analyst for Sky Sports in England.
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