Soccer

JDT top group F after beating Kitchee 2-0

Wednesday, 15 April 2015.

JOHOR BARU: Johor Darul Ta’zim (JDT) produced a classy performance in front of about 10,000 fans at the Larkin Stadium to beat Kitchee FC from Hong Kong 2-0 in a Group F AFC Cup match, here last night .

Liverpool will fight to the end: Rodgers

Tuesday, 14 April 2015.

LIVERPOOL, (England): Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers stressed that his team would give everything to qualify for the Champions League after a 2-0 victory over Newcastle United on Monday left them four points behind Manchester City in the Premier League.

Mourinho sees champion quality in Chelsea

Monday, 13 April 2015.

LONDON: Jose Mourinho believes Chelsea’s gritty 1-0 win at QPR had all the hallmarks of champions-elect.

Man City blown away by Man United fightback

Monday, 13 April 2015.

LONDON: Manchester United dealt Manchester City's Champions League qualification hopes another blow by storming back from behind to trounce their derby rivals 4-2 in the Premier League on Sunday.

Chelsea extend lead after Fabregas late show

Monday, 13 April 2015.

LONDON: Chelsea went seven points clear at the top of the Premier League table with seven games to play after Cesc Fabregas's late goal sealed a 1-0 win away to strugglers Queens Park Rangers on Sunday.

Soccer millionaire di Maria sold for 20 footballs

Friday, 10 April 2015.

ROSARIO, (Argentina): Angel di Maria has cost more than 100 million euros in transfers in his illustrious career, but the first fee paid for him was just 20 footballs.

Malaysia’s Fifa ranking drops to 164

Friday, 10 April 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia 0-6 defeat to Oman in an international away friendly on March 26 brought the country down 11 places in FIFA’s world ranking for April.

Benteke treble keeps Villa out of trouble

Wednesday, 8 April 2015.

BIRMINGHAM: Christian Benteke scored a potentially priceless hat-trick as Aston Villa avoided slipping into the Premier League relegation zone by drawing 3-3 at home to Queens Park Rangers on Tuesday.

Kehl thunderbolt puts Dortmund into Cup semis

Wednesday, 8 April 2015.

BERLIN: Veteran midfielder Sebastian Kehl rolled back the years to score Borussia Dortmund’s extra-time winner to seal a dramatic 3-2 victory over Hoffenheim in Tuesday’s German Cup quarter-final.