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April 15, 2018 11:55 PM PSG secure title, but thoughts already on summer of change

PARIS: It may have felt in many respects as though Paris Saint-Germain's season ended a month ago, but this Sunday they find themselves celebrating reclaiming the French title, their second trophy in a fortnight. While Neymar is still absent recovering from an operation on a fractured foot, Unai Emery's side took back the Ligue 1 crown in the best possible 15

April 15, 2018 12:27 AM Slick City on brink of title after sinking Spurs

LONDON: Pep Guardiola says winning the Premier League will be one of the greatest achievements of his glittering career after Manchester City moved to the brink of the title with a stylish 3-1 win over Tottenham on Saturday. Guardiola's side extended their lead over second-placed Manchester United to 16 points thanks to goals from Gabriel Jesus, Ilkay 11

March 18, 2018 1:19 AM Bournemouth fightback sends West Brom closer to the drop

West Bromwich Albion’s Jay Rodriguez celebrates scoring their first goal against Bournemouth during their Premier League match at Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth, March 17, 2018. — Reuters picBOURNEMOUTH, March 18 — Long-range goals from Jordon Ibe and Junior Stanislas helped Bournemouth grind out a comeback 2-1 home win over the Premier League’s bottom 7

March 16, 2018 1:19 AM Spurs don't need to 'buy' trophies: Pochettino

LONDON: Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino (pix) believes his side should be proud of their achievements in recent years even if they haven't delivered silverware because they can't "buy" trophies like their competitors. Pochettino's men travel to Swansea City on Saturday (1215GMT) (8.15pm Malaysia) in the hope of reaching the last four of the FA Cup. Spurs 7

March 8, 2018 12:25 PM Allardyce wants long stay at Everton, targets seventh place

Allardyce has helped Everton climb clear of relegation trouble but some fans remain unhappy with the quality of football the team are playing. ― Reuters picLONDON, March 8 — Everton manager Sam Allardyce said he is planning for the long-term at Goodison Park and believes his squad has the quality to move up to seventh in the Premier League come the end of the season 15

February 27, 2018 10:14 AM Courtois backs Chelsea to seal Champions League spot

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois says his team have the quality to secure a top four spot in the Premier League. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 27 — Chelsea have the quality to secure a top four spot in the Premier League as the race for Champions League qualification heats up, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has said. After a 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the first 20

February 24, 2018 11:05 PM Forkey Doe returns to haunt Selangor

Selangor player Rufino Segovia celebrates his goal during the Unifi Super League Malaysia 2018 match at Stadium Kuala Lumpur, Cheras February 24, 2018. — Picture by Shafwan ZaidonCHERAS, Feb 25 — Pahang’s Liberian striker, Francis Forkey Doe, scored two goals against his former club Selangor, as the former routed the latter 3-1 at the Unifi Super League 16

February 22, 2018 12:42 AM De Gea stars as Manchester United settle for Sevilla draw

SEVILLE: David de Gea deflected the attention away from Paul Pogba with another spectacular display of goalkeeping as Manchester United came away from their Champions League last 16, first leg against Sevilla in Spain with a 0-0 draw on Wednesday. De Gea made two breathtaking saves to deny Steven N'Zonzi and Luis Muriel at the end of the first half at the Ramon 14

February 19, 2018 11:18 PM Immobile rediscovers his scoring touch in Lazio win

Immobile (front) took his league tally for the season to 22 and lifted Lazio back up to fourth, the Champions League playoff spot. — Reuters picROME, Feb 20 ― Lazio's Serie A leading scorer Ciro Immobile scored his first goals for six weeks yesterday to lead his side to a 2-0 win over lowly Verona, ending a run of three successive league defeats. Immobile 17

February 16, 2018 1:28 AM Kelantan Football Association sacks head coach Sathit Benso

The RM16 million sponsorship deal with cosmetics company Vida Beauty Sdn Bhd gives the Kelantan players financial security. ― Malay Mail picKOTA BARU, Feb 16 — The Kelantan Football Association (KAFA) has sacked The Red Warriors’ head coach Sathit Bensoh after the squad displayed lukewarm performance in three matches in the Super League this season 12