8:37 pm December 19, 2014 | 1 Comment
Jakarta. The relentless string of problems plaguing Indonesian football — from recent allegations of match-fixing at a second-tier playoff game between PSIS Semarang and PSS Sleman, to the continuous poor performance by the  national team in various international events — has finally hit a nerve at the ministry of youth and sports. Sports Minister Imam […]
11:34 am December 19, 2014 | No Comment
Barcelona's star strikers will need to rediscover their scoring touch to stay in the title race in La Liga as the Catalan outfit host struggling Cordoba on Saturday.
1:12 pm December 18, 2014 | No Comment
FIFA ethics investigator Michael Garcia resigned on Wednesday in protest at the way his report into allegations of corruption in awarding the 2018 and 2022 World Cup tournaments to Russia and Qatar was handled by the soccer governing body's ethics judge.
10:52 pm December 17, 2014 | No Comment
Thailand struck two late goals, including a penalty, to snatch a 2-0 first-leg home win over Malaysia in the Suzuki Cup final on Wednesday which was just reward for their relentless pressure in an action-packed game.
6:34 pm December 17, 2014 | No Comment
Paris. The 2014 World Cup was a captivating carnival of football, rated by many as the best yet, with high drama on and off the pitch, and, in Germany, champions worthy of the name. Despite a stressful build-up, Brazil put on an $11 billion show to remember. From Rio’s iconic Maracana to the steamy Amazon […]
10:59 am December 17, 2014 | No Comment
European champions Real Madrid crushed Cruz Azul 4-0 to cruise into the Club World Cup final on Tuesday, totally outclassing their Mexican rivals.
8:01 pm December 16, 2014 | No Comment
Abuja. The last 12 months also saw Al Ahly of Egypt complete their haul of continental trophies with its first victory in Africa’s second-tier international competition, the Confederation Cup. Ebola, which has killed more than 6,000 people in west Africa, was a headache for football’s authorities, with fears about the disease’s spread causing cancellations and […]
8:35 pm December 15, 2014 | No Comment
Paris. Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea was drawn on Monday against Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City tackles Barcelona in two blockbuster Champions League last 16 ties. Chelsea’s ‘reward’ for sailing into the knockout stages unbeaten was a testing match-up against the Qatari-backed French champion who it beat on away goals in last season’s quarter-finals. Chelsea secretary David […]
8:00 am December 15, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta. In the short-sighted management style of Indonesian football, one-year contracts are seen as a quick, go-to solution by cash-strapped clubs around the country. But the scheme has proven to be damaging to both clubs and its footballers; owners won’t receive a transfer fee if a player opts to leave for another team, while those […]
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