Soccer

Aiming to make amends

By AJITPAL SINGH - Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

AFTER the heartbreak of failing to win the Super League, Selangor, who have not won a title since 2010, believe they have the pedigree to lift the Malaysia Cup.

Timing tours to perfection

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

WASHINGTON: Fifty years after the Beatles launched a British musical “invasion” of America, English football clubs are playing pre-season matches in the United States hoping to spark growth for the sport.

Hummels closing in on United move

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

LONDON: MATS Hummels looks set to join Manchester United this week from Borussia Dortmund for a reported £16 million (RM87 million), according to reports in Spain.

Real sign Golden Boot Rodriguez

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

MADRID: Real Madrid yesterday signed Colombian striker James Rodriguez, the top scorer at the World Cup, from Monaco on a six season contract.

Torres wage demands may scupper Atletico deal

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

LONDON: Atletico Madrid are struggling to finance a deal to bring Fernando Torres (pic) back to the club from Chelsea.

Ronaldo all set to rumble

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

TOKYO: PORTUGAL superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, putting a miserable World Cup behind him, yesterday declared himself fit and ready to go as he chases trophies at Real Madrid.

New two-year deal for Tiago at Atletico

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

BARCELONA: Portuguese midfielder Tiago has signed a new two-year deal with Atletico Madrid, the La Liga champions confirmed yesterday, ruling out a possible return to former club Chelsea.

Kean closes in on first piece of silverware

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

SINGAPORE: Former Blackburn Rovers boss Steve Kean remains on course to win his first trophy as a manager after his Brunei DPMM side edged past Geylang International on penalties to reach Friday’s Singapore League Cup final.

Rodriguez goal consecrated as Real speculation mounts

Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

MADRID: James Rodriguez’s spectacular volley against Uruguay was crowned the best goal of the World Cup on Monday as speculation mounted that he will soon be unveiled as Real Madrid’s latest big money signing.

Time to come good

By ZAINUDDIN MUHAMMAD - Tuesday, 22 July 2014.

THE heat is on Terengganu to make good their promise to win at least one trophy this season.