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Suarez impressive in return from ban

Suarez impressive in return from ban

MADRID — Luis Suarez made a strong return from his four-month biting ban on Saturday, showing no signs of being rusty and providing the biggest threat Barcelona could offer in a...

Act of exasperation

Act of exasperation

LONDON — The pressure he is under at Queens Park Rangers, plus a final desperate attempt to provoke a reaction, was behind the angry outburst aimed at Adel Taarabt by manager...

Dyke calls for rival candidate against Blatter

LONDON — Football Association chairman Greg Dyke believes a second candidate should challenge Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency when he stands for re-election in June next...

Newcastle end  away blues with win over Spurs

Newcastle end away blues with win over Spurs

LONDON — Sammy Ameobi scored within eight seconds of coming on as a half-time substitute for Newcastle United in a 2-1 victory at Tottenham Hotspur yesterday.

Real fight back to take ‘Clasico’ spoils

Real fight back to take ‘Clasico’ spoils

MADRID – Real Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point when they recovered from conceding an early goal to secure a stirring 3-1 comeback win in the ...

Impressive West Ham see off champions Man City

Impressive West Ham see off champions Man City

LONDON – West Ham United maintained their impressive start to the season when they beat champions Manchester City 2-1 at Upton Park today (Oct 25) to consolidate their place in...

Biting is appalling but harmless, says Suarez

Biting is appalling but harmless, says Suarez

LONDON – Biting opponents may be appalling but it is harmless and should not be punished as severely as a bad tackle, says controversial Barcelona striker Luis Suarez.

Costa may return against United, says Mourinho

Costa may return against United, says Mourinho

LONDON – Diego Costa, Ramires and John Mikel Obi could all return to the Chelsea squad for their Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford tomorrow (Oct 26),...

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