Soccer

Loew eyes Euro 2016 with new-look squad

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

BERLIN: World Cup winners Germany have suffered something of a hangover since their triumph in Brazil, but coach Joachim Loew is hoping a new-look side can go on to claim more glory at Euro 2016.

Show-stealers Germany

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

A SUPERB World Cup featuring one of the greatest upsets in the sport’s history, Germany’s fourth title and the duel between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to be the world’s best were among the football highlights of 2014.

Age reprieve for referees

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

MARRAKECH: Fifa is abolishing age limits for international referees.

Things to know about World Cup probe

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

MARRAKECH: Ever since Fifa executives voted to send the World Cups of 2018 and 2022 to Russia and Qatar there have been endless questions about how and why they picked those countries and accusations that some of them might have been bought off or otherwise leaned on.

Blatter battles on

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

SEPP Blatter declared Fifa’s crisis to be over on Friday and said he would not abandon football’s governing body.

Hart a Citizen till 2019

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

MANCHESTER: Goalkeeper Joe Hart has become the latest core member of Manchester City’s squad to commit his future to the Premier League champions, agreeing to a new contract through 2019.

Time to deliver

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

CHELSEA manager Jose Mourinho insists Eden Hazard must help the club win more titles if he is to join the ranks of their greatest players.

No joy for Safiq despite award

Sunday, 21 December 2014.

SAFIQ Rahim was in tears after receiving the AFF Cup Golden Boot award at National Stadium yesterday.

Relentless Thailand

By AJITPAL SINGH - Saturday, 20 December 2014.

KIATISUK Senamuang finally attended an AFF Cup pre-match press conference, hugged his old foe Dollah Salleh and promptly declared he is itching to become the first to win the title as a player and coach.

Adisak not finished yet

Saturday, 20 December 2014.

THAILAND striker Adisak Kraisorn (pic) has vowed to tear Malaysia’s defence apart in the AFF Cup final, return leg at the National Stadium today.