Category Archives: Soccer

Sendai snap Omiya Ardija’s record J.League streak

Omiya Ardija’s record 21-match unbeaten run in the Japanese top flight came to a halt on Saturday after Vegalta Sendai sealed a 2-1 home win over the league leaders. An…

Middle East Soccer Fans In the Dark Over Live EPL Rights

The English Premier League season is just weeks away from finishing and Manchester United Football Club’s name has again been etched on to the silver trophy as winners for the…

Raging official assaults player in Russian reserve match

Match officials often face a torrent of abuse from angry players and on some occasions the attacks can turn violent. Rarely are the roles reversed, yet Chechen linesman Musa Kadyrov…

Borussia’s Goetze heading to rivals Bayern

Borussia Dortmund confirmed that Mario Goetze, one of the jewels of their youth academy, was set to join arch-rivals Bayern Munich in the summer, adding they were “disappointed” at the…

Two soccer fans killed in Brazil

Two Brazilian soccer supporters have been killed by rivals fans, in an incident close to one of next summer’s World Cup stadiums. Reports from Globo, a Brazilian television network, suggest…

Terim’s fighting spirit takes Galatasaray close

Galatasaray flirted briefly with the notion they could achieve the impossible and overturn a 4-0 deficit against Real Madrid on Tuesday, their comeback a tribute to the attacking spirit of…