Man United ‘ready to break transfer records’

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

LONDON : Manchester United are prepared to break transfer records in order to give new manager Louis van Gaal the players he wants, according to executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.


Borini injury fear for Liverpool in Roma loss

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 11:00

BOSTON: A 90th-minute own goal Wednesday cost Liverpool a 1-0 loss to AS Roma but an early spill left striker Fabio Borini with a much more worrisome right shoulder injury.

Roma beats Liverpool 1-0 in friendly

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 10:10

BOSTON: Marco Borriello scored in the 90th minute to give Roma a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in a preseason friendly Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

Spurs sign Davies, Vorm from Swansea

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 09:58

LONDON: Tottenham made a double swoop on Premier League rivals Swansea on Wednesday when they signed left-back Ben Davies and Dutch international goalkeeper Michel Vorm.

Loew to stay on as Germany coach

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 09:01

BERLIN: Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Wednesday that he never considered leaving his post after winning the World Cup title and insisted he would see out his contract which runs until Euro 2016.

Inspired by the flag

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:10

MALAYSIA’S hopes of a medal-winning start to the Commonwealth Games today lie on the shoulders of cyclist Fatehah Mustafa, rhythmic gymnasts Amy Kwan Dict Weng, Wong Poh San and Fatin Zakirah Jalany Zain, and weightlifters Sharifah Inani Najwa, Mohd Faizal Baharom and Zulhelmi Md. Pisol.

Yin Loo out to prove herself

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:09

WOMEN’S doubles shuttler Lim Yin Loo, insisted that she is not traveling to Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games just to make up the numbers.

Tracie itching to train in Glasgow

By Fabian Peter - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:05

NATIONAL artistic gymnast Tracie Ang can’t wait to begin training at the Scottish Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC) in Glasgow ahead of the Commonwealth Games.

High on confidence

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:04

ELAINE Koon may no longer be with the team but that in no way has affected the confidence of the Malaysian rhythmic gymnasts for the Commonwealth Games.

Last minute decision

By AJITPAL SINGH - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:03

PANDELELA Rinong is raring for action at the Commonwealth Games but coach Yang Zhuliang will only decide whether she should compete in more than one event at the team managers’ meeting in Edinburgh.

More than a colonial vestige

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 08:03

HOYLAKE (ENGLAND) : It is not just those outside the Commonwealth who wonder what the Commonwealth Games mean at this stage.