Friday, 14 December 2018
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Socceroos not giving up on Mooy for Asian Cup

Added: 14.12.2018 2:56 | 4 views | 0 comments

Australia will assess Aaron Mooy's knee injury as they retain hope the Huddersfield Town midfielder can play some part at the Asian Cup. Mooy, 28, was ruled out of the tournament by the Premier League club on Wednesday due to a torn ligament in his right knee, which is expected to sideline him until February. ...]

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Chelsea Soccer Team Condemns Fans Over Anti-Semitic Chant

Added: 14.12.2018 0:17 | 17 views | 0 comments

The famous Chelsea soccer team has issued a harsh statement ripping fans who used an anti-Semitic chant during a game in Budapest on Thursday ... calling it "abhorrent." Chelsea was playing Tottenham in a Europa League game -- but minutes into the...


Soccer Match Set for Saudi Arabia Puts Its Organizers on the Defensive

Added: 13.12.2018 21:19 | 18 views | 0 comments

Saudi Arabia’s role in the killing of a journalist is creating uncomfortable dynamics for sports officials eager to feed the kingdom’s growing appetite for sports events.

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Soccer: Infantino says he has wide support for 48-team World Cup in Qatar

Added: 13.12.2018 17:53 | 15 views | 0 comments

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that a majority of national soccer federations were in favor of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams.


Soccer and soju: The football match that kicked off Korean peace

Added: 13.12.2018 16:19 | 14 views | 0 comments

How a friendly chat on the sidelines opened the door for North and South Korea to start talking.


Thai Court Holds Bahraini Soccer Star Who Escaped Persecution

Added: 13.12.2018 5:16 | 19 views | 0 comments

The Bahraini man, Hakeem al-Araibi, had been granted refugee status in Australia, but was detained in Thailand after a request from his home country to extradite him.

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How one humble English club is greening up soccer

Added: 12.12.2018 21:39 | 18 views | 0 comments

Tucked away in the leafy Cotswold hills, English fourth-tier club Forest Green Rovers rarely make sporting headlines, but have become unlikely trailblazers for something more pressing than three points on a Saturday afternoon.

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Raheem Sterling case shows soccer has regressed in dealing with racism, Robbie Earle says

Added: 12.12.2018 16:26 | 5 views | 0 comments

Following Raheem Sterling speaking out about the racism he sees and experiences, Robbie Earle discusses how racism is still prevalent in soccer.

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Soccer: Balkan 2030 World Cup bid is realistic, says Bulgarian sports minister

Added: 12.12.2018 16:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

A bid by Balkan countries to host the 2030 soccer World Cup would have a realistic chance because the governments of Bulgaria, Greece, Serbia and Romania would offer support for the joint candidature, Bulgaria's Sports Minister Krasen Kralev said on Wednesday.


FIFA suspends Afghanistan football chief after women's team abuse investigation

Added: 12.12.2018 15:20 | 19 views | 0 comments

Global soccer body FIFA has provisionally banned the president of the Afghan Football Federation (AFF) Keramuddin Keram from all football-related activities due to an ongoing probe into allegations of abuse in the country's women's team.


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