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Dortmund’s Asian leap of faith

Dortmund’s Asian leap of faith

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Bundesliga side the latest to set up base in South-east Asia as rival leagues attempt to dilute EPL’s dominance
European clubs eye U.S. market

European clubs eye U.S. market

MIAMI — As the American appetite for football continues to grow following the World Cup in Brazil, more and more kids are harbouring dreams of becoming the next David Beckham or...

Fabregas conducting Mourinho’s orchestra

Fabregas conducting Mourinho’s orchestra

LONDON — When we hang labels on managers, the board around Jose Mourinho’s neck tends to read: Pragmatic, functional, ruthless, meticulous and clean sheet-obsessed. No one has...

Dortmund sets up Singapore base

SINGAPORE — Following on the heels of several European football giants, eight-time Bundesliga champions Borussia Dortmund (BVB) are also heading east and will open an Asian base...

Gallery: Man United’s hopes lie off the pitch

Man United’s hopes lie off the pitch

There is no question who is the most significant figure in the immediate future of Manchester United. It is not Wayne Rooney, it is not Angel Di Maria, it is not even Louis van...

Gallery: Anfield’s new strike force

Anfield’s new strike force

Missing the demonic genius of Luis Suarez, Liverpool have handed the future to Daniel Sturridge and Raheem Sterling, or “m’self and Razza” as the more senior of the two referred...

Neymar all fit to play for Barcelona

BARCELONA — Brazil superstar Neymar has been cleared to play for Barcelona by the team’s doctors after recovering from a broken vertebra in his back that he suffered during last...

Sturridge wins it for unconvincing Liverpool

Sturridge wins it for unconvincing Liverpool

LIVERPOOL — Daniel Sturridge ensured Liverpool began the post-Luis Suarez era in victorious fashion, scoring a late goal to seal a 2-1 win over Southampton in their first match...

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