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2018 World Cup logo unveiled

2018 World Cup logo unveiled

The logo for the 2018 World Cup in Russia was beamed onto Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre as part of a light show yesterday as it was unveiled simultaneously on television by FIFA...

Thai media group eyes Bolton buyout

BANGKOK — A Thai consortium is in discussions over a £40 million (S$82 million) takeover of English second-tier strugglers Bolton Wanderers after being approached by the cash...

Thai media giants eye Bolton takeover

Thai media giants eye Bolton takeover

BANGKOK — A Thai consortium are in talks over a £40 million (S$82.0 million) takeover of English second tier strugglers Bolton Wanderers after being approached by the cash...

Real to appeal against Zidane’s coaching ban

MADRID — Real Madrid have confirmed they will appeal against the three-month ban imposed on their “B” team coach Zinedine Zidane, who has criticised the lack of support he...

Club World Cup still on despite Ebola fears

ZURICH — Preparations for the Club World Cup in Morocco in December are continuing and there is currently no Ebola threat to cause it to be cancelled or postponed, FIFA said...

Germans dominate Ballon d’Or 23-man list

Germans dominate Ballon d’Or 23-man list

ZURICH — Six members of the Germany squad that won the World Cup were included among the nominees for the FIFA Ballon d’Or award today (Oct 28), joining Lionel Messi, Cristiano...

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