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Asian champions Jeonbuk banned from 2017 season

Asian champions Jeonbuk banned from 2017 season

KUALA LUMPUR - Asian title-holders Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors have been banned from this year's AFC Champions League over a match-fixing scandal in South Korea's K-League, Asia's...

Sunwolves will get better: Sanzaar CEO

Sunwolves will get better: Sanzaar CEO

SINGAPORE – The Sunwolves endured a torrid debut season in the Super Rugby competition last year as they finished last out of 18 teams in the overall standings, recording just...

Angela Lee keen to defend world MMA title

SINGAPORE — Angela Lee is not one to rest on her laurels. Since becoming the youngest-ever world champion in a major global mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation last year, she...

R Sasikumar throws hat into FAS elections

R Sasikumar throws hat into FAS elections

SINGAPORE – He made his name as an uncompromising centre-back during his playing days, and scored the goal that gave Singapore the 1998 Suzuki Cup (then known as the Tiger Cup),...

Former Man Utd manager Louis van Gaal to retire

Former Man Utd manager Louis van Gaal to retire

THE HAGUE — Firebrand manager Louis van Gaal has announced his retirement from professional football after more than three decades, citing “family reasons,” a Dutch newspaper...

Radical ideas needed from new S.League CEO

It was hardly a surprise when the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) announced that Mr Lim Chin will step down after five years as S.League chief executive officer (“S...