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  • Malaysia U23 3-1 F.C. Ryukyu: Convincing win for the Young Tigers ahead of the SEA Games

    December 4, 2013 3:16 PM 21

    Harimau Muda wrap up their pre-SEA Games preparations with a 3-1 win over Japan's F.C. Ryukyu Dato Ong Kim Swee's Harimau Muda undertook their last minute preparation for the coming SEA Games by going up against their teammates Wan Zack Haikal and Nazirul Naim's club; Japan's Division 3 side F.C. Ryukyu at the Kelana Jaya stadium earlier. The home side started

  • Singapore attempts chinlone at SEA Games, goes down fighting to Malaysia

    December 4, 2013 1:52 PM 33

    Singapore's sepak takraw boys stuck their best foot forward for chinlone. (Yahoo Photo) There is no Singapore national chinlone team. In fact, there may not be any chinlone players in Singapore to begin with. But that didn’t stop the republic from gamely sending its sepak takraw team to take part in the traditional Burmese sport at the Southeast Asian

  • TMJ wants Norfarhan and PBSNT to settle their debts

    December 4, 2013 1:16 AM 51

    The president of Johor Football Association, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim (TMJ), has warned Terengganu striker Norfarhan Mohammad to pay back JDT before he starts playing with other teams. According to TMJ, he does not wish to have players who are not committed to the team. Furthermore he insisted that everything he has done so far is for the sake of the fans, and if players

  • Nice 0-3 Monaco: Ranieri's men put pressure on PSG

    December 3, 2013 10:43 PM 45

    The French champions face Evian on Wednesday knowing that their newly-promoted title rivals now sit just two points behind them in Ligue 1 Monaco kept up the pressure on Paris Saint-Germain at the top of Ligue 1 by earning an impressive 3-0 victory over Nice on Tuesday night. Don't Miss Silva eyes emotional France WC clash Ibra: Cavani makes life easy for me PSG flex their

  • Three foreign players on Robert Alberts' radar

    December 3, 2013 7:56 PM 52

    At this time of year, as teams gear up for the 2014 season, everyone is scrambling to pick up the best possible players via transfer to strengthen their squad to the fullest degree possible. With Sarawak, there's no exception. The Crocs will look to acquire the best players possible in order to challenge for the Malaysian Super League title. With the new rule implemented

  • Prize money set for huge increase

    December 3, 2013 7:41 PM 35

    The prize money at next year's World Cup finals will be increased by at least a third from that on offer in South Africa in 2010, FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke said on Tuesday. The overall prize money for the tournament will rise to approximately $560.0 million, around $140m more than the $420m available in 2010, when $30m was on offer to the winners

  • PSG's Motta, Alex and Lavezzi to miss Evian trip

    December 3, 2013 6:37 PM 2414

    PARIS (Reuters) - Paris St Germain midfielder Thiago Motta has been ruled out of their visit to Evian TG on Wednesday with a thigh problem, the French Ligue 1 leaders said. The Italy midfielder, who was limited to 12 league games last season after a series of muscle injuries, had to be replaced at halftime in Sunday's 4-0 win over Olympique Lyon. PSG will be without

  • Rajagopal admits he is always positive despite heavy criticism

    December 3, 2013 12:57 AM 72

    Former national head coach Datuk K. Rajgagopal spoke to the press for the first time on Monday after the decision of the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) not to renew his contract for 2014. The message from the departing manager is that he has always been positive with his players, despite the heavy criticism thrown to him from football experts

  • Miguel Herrera Named Manager of Mexican National Team

    December 3, 2013 12:03 AM 71

    Victor Manuel Vucetich for the stretch run of World Cup qualifying. The situation has been in a massive state of upheaval for much of 2013, with Vucetich having replaced the sacked Jose Manuel de la Torre, who was fired after Mexico's 2-1 loss to Honduras in September. With their qualification in danger, FMF decided to take a chance on Herrera, a former

  • Premier League - Ad campaign warns English fans of dangers from flares

    December 2, 2013 10:11 PM 54

    Posters are to be displayed at stadiums warning fans about the dangers of letting off flares and throwing smoke bombs, a growing problem at matches across England. Children as young as eight have been used to help smuggle such devices past security checks and into grounds where older fans then set them off. The fashion for lighting red-hot flares, designed