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Ulsan tops Jeonbuk, advances to Asian Champions League semis

Seoul, Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i defeated Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 3-2 in an Asian Champions League quarterfinal on Sunday to stay on course for a second successive continental title. Ulsan, which also won in 2012, needed extra-time to beat its South Korean...

Hollywood Makeover Breathes New Life into Welsh Soccer Club

It has been described as a “crash course in football club ownership” and the two Hollywood stars who bought a beleaguered team in English soccer’s fifth tier with the lofty aim of transforming it into a global force are certainly learning on the job.“I...

Barcelona backed Super League due to FFP concerns – CEO

Barcelona, Barcelona's CEO has said the club supported the European Super League to enforce tighter financial controls on teams as UEFA's financial fair play (FFP) model plays into the hands of state-backed clubs such as Paris St Germain and Manchester...

Player charged with attempted murder after attacking referee

Sao Paulo, A Brazilian soccer player has been charged with attempted murder after he brutally kicked a referee in the head during a lower league game in the south of the country.The player, William Ribeiro of Sport Club Sao Paulo, attacked the referee ...

Verstappen: losing F1 title race ‘won’t change my life’

Berlin, Max Verstappen is not obsessed with winning the Formula One world championship as he said losing a tense title duel with Lewis Hamilton won't be the end of the world for him. "You cannot force things. You just have to work well and work hard to...

Futsal World Ranking: Morocco Jumps to 14th Spot

Rabat - Morocco ranks 14th in the latest futsal world ranking issued on Tuesday.The Kingdom, which ranks first in Africa, has moved up by seven spots to rank 14th in the world with 1,369 points.Spain, Brazil and Argentina are the three top sides in the...

680 exhibitors to participate in ADIHEX

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi will tomorrow host the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) 2021 at Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC). The eighteenth edition (ADIHEX 2021), organised by the Emirates Falconers’ Club (EFC)...

Somalia-born Runners Shine at Tokyo Olympics

Somali-born Dutch runner Abdi Nageeye encouraged his friend to keep up the pace moments before the duo finished second and third in Sunday's men's marathon at the Olympics in Tokyo. "Stay with me, we are going to make history! Don't fall behind," Na...