Football

Sheikh Ahmad coy about who should succeed Blatter

Sheikh Ahmad coy about who should succeed Blatter

KUALA LUMPUR — As the candidates hoping to succeed FIFA’s outgoing president Sepp Blatter continue to lobby for support, the political kingmaker who could have a big influence...

Arsenal get morale-boosting win over Chelsea

Arsenal get morale-boosting win over Chelsea

LONDON — FA Cup winners Arsenal beat champions Chelsea 1-0 in England’s Community Shield season curtain-raiser at Wembley yesterday (Aug 2) to end a long wait for victory over...

Cech arrival adds substance to Arsenal’s style

Cech arrival adds substance to Arsenal’s style

LONDON — Arsenal have again been cautious spenders in the transfer market but by recruiting Petr Cech, one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers, they have added some...

Liverpool face devilish start to new season

Liverpool face devilish start to new season

LONDON — Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers could find himself under pressure sooner than expected with a host of new signings to bed in and a devilish run of fixtures to kick...

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