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Gallery: What does EPL week two hold?

What does EPL week two hold?

Feels like it has never been away, doesn’t it? Serving up 26 goals, late drama, unpredictable storylines and all the usual controversy, the Premier League has made a triumphant...

Dortmund’s Asian leap of faith

Dortmund’s Asian leap of faith

SINGAPORE — Top Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund are betting on South-east Asia to help propel the club further up the rungs in the money game of world football, and have...

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...

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