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June 22, 2018 11:18 AM Russian who groped female World Cup reporter apologises

BERLIN: A Russian football fan apologised Friday for groping and kissing a German TV correspondent during a live telecast from the World Cup. "I offer you most profound apologies," he told Colombian journalist Julieth Gonzalez Theran in a video call that was shown by broadcaster Deutsche Welle. "I acted carelessly and did not think that I would cause 3

June 22, 2018 6:23 AM Roar for your favourite World Cup team with Tiger Beer

PETALING JAYA: Football fans – don't miss the chance to ROAR for your favourite team over a couple of ice-cold Tiger Beers and head back home with amazing giveaways! There is a new list of venues that fans can go to this week for an epic football viewing experience. At 6pm today, head on over to Sin Wong Kok Food Court in Kampar, WTC Restaurant in Rawang 3

June 19, 2018 2:51 PM Nine nabbed over World Cup betting

JOHOR BARU: Johor police have detained nine individuals including a woman for allegedly being involved in illegal betting of between RM100,000 and RM200,000 over 2018 FIFA World Cup matches. State police chief Datuk Mohd Khalil Kader Mohd said the suspects, aged between 17 and 58, were picked up in an operation, dubbed "Op Soga", in three raids from last Thursday 4

June 19, 2018 7:12 AM ‘Score with theSun’ scores big with footie fans

PETALING JAYA: 'Score with theSun' is scoring big time with World Cup fans who say the eight-page pullout helps them to keep in the thick of the action even if they miss some of those late nights from Russia. "The World Cup microsite and pullout gets me pumped up for all the games, it's the best news for the world cup so far. It has helped me get to grips 5

June 18, 2018 1:59 AM Proud Serb Djokovic would happily miss World Cup final for Wimbledon glory

LONDON: Novak Djokovic (pix) insists he would happily miss a first appearance for Serbia in the World Cup final if it means he is back in the Wimbledon title match. Djokovic is an avid fan of the Serbian national team, who kicked off their World Cup campaign with a 1-0 win over Costa Rica in Russia on Sunday. Celebrating wildly after his friend Aleksandar 4

June 17, 2018 12:21 AM 3 Asean countries eye World Cup 2034

KUANTAN: Three Asean countries, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam may put in a bid to host World Cup 2034. FIFA Executive Committee member Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah said, should any of the countries be successful, Malaysia might have the opportunity to co-host, if the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) and the government were agreeable 4

June 16, 2018 1:06 AM Spain and Portugal draw in thrilling battle on the Black Sea

Sochi, Russia (dpa) - A hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo helped Portugal draw 3-3 with Spain in World Cup Group B on Friday after a gripping clash amid the evening heat of the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Ronaldo slotted home a penalty to put Portugal 1-0 up after just 2 minutes, but Diego Costa equalized for Spain on 24 minutes. Then, right on half-time 12

June 14, 2018 10:21 AM Ghana great to help run football after bribery scandal

ACCRA: Former Ghana captain Abedi Pele has been appointed to help run football in the country in the wake of a corruption scandal that saw the government dissolve the sport's governing body. Pele, a three-time African footballer of the year who played most of his club football in Europe, was named in a five-member interim committee to manage the sport 9

June 14, 2018 9:39 AM Manchester City to start title defence at Arsenal

LONDON: Premier League champions Manchester City will begin their title defence away to Arsenal on the weekend of August 11-12, the English Premier League announced Thursday as it unveiled the fixtures for the 2018/19 season. The match will also be new Arsenal manager Unai Emery's first in English football's top flight. The exact date of the game will be confirmed 8

June 14, 2018 3:16 AM Festive holiday TV watch

HERE are some festive programmes on the small screen over this long weekend. TV2, 10.30PM: The members of the Malaysian football team must put aside their differences and qualify for the Olympics. Starring J.C. Chee, Luqman Hafidz and Bront Palarae. Raya HD, 12.30PM: Wok Selamat wants to bring home his daughter’s body after she dies overseas. But his sons do not agree 4