9:49 am May 28, 2015 | No Comment
The Asian Football Confederation has re-affirmed its support for embattled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter and pushed for Friday's presidential election to go ahead despite the corruption scandal that has rocked soccer's global governing body.
9:27 am May 28, 2015 | No Comment
The world's most popular sport was plunged into turmoil on Wednesday as seven senior soccer officials were arrested on US corruption charges and faced extradition from Switzerland, whose authorities also announced a criminal investigation into the awarding of the next two World Cups.
2:47 pm May 27, 2015 | No Comment
Bandung. Kitchee SC coach Jose Molina believes his side have all the credentials to repeat last year’s performance when they reach the semifinals, feeling confident ahead of Wednesday’s meeting with the Indonesian Super League champions Persib Bandung in the Round of 16. The Hong Kong club beat Arema Indonesia en route to the semifinals, last […]
9:32 am May 24, 2015 | 1 Comment
Indonesia, already facing the prospect of a FIFA ban for government interference, has been forced to play its World Cup and Asian Cup qualifier against Iraq in an empty stadium and its home tie against Thailand at a neutral venue.
3:01 pm May 21, 2015 | 1 Comment
When Sepp Blatter is not comparing FIFA to a boat in calm or choppy waters he often uses football analogies to illustrate his point so it might amuse him to think he faces a tricky 45 minutes at this month's Congress.
1:35 pm May 20, 2015 | 1 Comment
On top of land, settlements, resources and borders, Israel and the Palestinians can add another dispute to their long history of conflict — football.
12:35 pm May 20, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia Super League officials, frustrated at their failed attempts to restart the season because of a government dispute, will instead host a Champions Cup event beginning next week.
1:57 pm May 18, 2015 | No Comment
Malaysia's sports minister has called for tough sanctions after an ambulance was torched and policemen injured when fans rioted following Terengganu's FA Cup semi-final defeat by Singapore's Lions XII on Saturday.
9:28 am May 18, 2015 | No Comment
Barcelona have had to overcome many changes to win their 23rd La Liga title, coach Luis Enrique said on Sunday as the Catalans celebrated what could be the first of a treble success this season.
10:29 am May 17, 2015 | No Comment
There was no happy ending to Steven Gerrard's Anfield farewell and there will be no fairytale return to play for his boyhood club after the Liverpool captain ruled out coming back on loan when he begins his American adventure.
3:13 pm May 14, 2015 | No Comment
Real Madrid paid more than 200 million euros ($227.76 million) to assemble its forward line of Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema but the attacking trio failed again in Wednesday's Champions League exit to Juventus.