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January 12, 2018 1:54 PM Dortmund resume without Reus, wait on Goetze

BERLIN: Borussia Dortmund will be without Germany winger Marco Reus for their first Bundesliga match of 2018 on Sunday at home to Wolfsburg, but could welcome back Mario Goetze (pix). Dortmund's first league match after the winter break is still too early for Reus, 28, who tore knee ligaments in the German Cup final last May. Although he is back in training 9

January 11, 2018 11:34 AM Mancini says it would be an honour to coach Italy

Mancini, a gifted forward in his playing days, won a surprisingly modest 36 caps for Italy and never played at a World Cup. ― Reuters picMILAN, Jan 11 ― Former Manchester City and Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini said that he would like to coach Italy’s national team, describing the possibility as an honour. The job has been vacant since Gian Piero 14

January 11, 2018 2:19 AM All Blacks flyhalf Sopoaga off to Wasps

WELLINGTON: New Zealand Rugby confirmed Thursday that All Blacks fly-half Lima Sopoaga has signed a three-year deal with English club Wasps and will be leaving New Zealand at the end of the year. The deal would effectively rule the 26-year-old out of the 2019 World Cup. Sopoaga used his Instagram page to say it was "one of the hardest decisions I've ever had to make but is one I'm at peace 8

January 10, 2018 8:07 AM Villas-Boas out of Dakar rally

Andre Villas-Boas and Ruben Faria (PRT) of Overdive Toyota before the start of Rally Dakar 2018 in Lima January 4, 2018. — Red Bull Content Pool pic via ReutersSAN JUAN DE MARCONA (Peru), Jan 10 — Portuguese football coach André Villas-Boas has been forced out of the Dakar Rally after hurting his back on yesterday’s fourth stage, his team Toyota Overdrive 10

January 9, 2018 2:39 PM Zidane named French coach of the year

Zinedine Zidane has been named French coach of 2017 for leading the club to a Liga and Champions League double. ― Reuters picPARIS, Jan 9 — Real Madrid may have ended the year badly, but Zinedine Zidane has been named French coach of 2017 for leading the club to a Liga and Champions League double. “I want to show that I can also be a good coach in tough 9

January 9, 2018 8:51 AM Zainal: Khairul Hafiz not guaranteed of place in Gold Coast

National athletics squad coach Zainal Abas said there is no guaranteed spot for anyone in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, including sprint king Khairul Hafiz Jantan (pic). — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9 — Track and field athletes have to work hard if they want to make the squad for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia this April 7

January 8, 2018 11:23 PM Nottingham Forest appoint Spaniard Karanka as new boss

Spanish coach Aitor Karanka is Nottingham Forest’s new manager. — Reuters picMANCHESTER, Jan 9 ― Nottingham Forest, who upset Arsenal in the FA Cup third round, have appointed Spanish coach Aitor Karanka as their new manager. Championship club Forest beat Arsenal 4-2 on Sunday with caretaker manager Gary Brazil in charge following the departure of Mark Warburton 7

January 7, 2018 3:09 AM Hero to ‘very homesick boy’: How Tevez unravelled in China

Shanghai Shenhua's Carlos Tevez looking on during the 2017 Chinese Super League football match with Shanghai East Asia FC in Shanghai September 16, 2017. — AFP picSHANGHAI, Jan 7 — Argentine star Carlos Tevez arrived in Shanghai to a hero's welcome but sneaked out of China less than a year later and has now sealed a return to Boca Juniors. The 33-year-old 13

January 4, 2018 2:13 PM Persija Wary of threat from Kelantan, Ratchaburi

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 4 — Ten times Indonesian league champions Persija Jakarta are wary of the threat posed by Kelantan and Ratchaburi FC of Thailand, in the Super Boost Sportsfix Boost Cup. Its team director, Gede Widiade said Brazilian-born head coach Stefano Cugurra cannot underestimate the ability of the two good teams in the warm-up tournament at National 6

January 4, 2018 10:43 AM Former England defender Cole rejoins MLS Galaxy

Former England defender Ashley Cole has signed a one-year deal to remain with the Los Angeles Galaxy. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, Jan 4 — Former England defender Ashley Cole, a long-time Premier League star with Arsenal and Chelsea, has signed a one-year deal to remain with the Los Angeles Galaxy, the Major League Soccer club announced yesterday. The 37-year-old 8