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Monday cover: QPR put two too many into own net

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  October 20, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Monday, October 20 issue, featuring Queens Park Rangers' 3-2 loss to Liverpool, fuelled by a pair of own goals.


Sunday cover: Sergio Aguero lights up Spurs

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  October 19, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Sunday, October 19 issue, featuring Manchester City's four-goal man, Sergio Aguero.


Friday cover: A confident Gabriel Calderon checks in at Al Wasl

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  October 17, 2014

The National’s Sport cover for the Friday, October 17 issue, features Al Wasl’s newest manager Gabriel Calderon who takes overs a struggling club but is not short on confidence.


MLS chief Don Garber none too happy with Jurgen Klinsmann critique

Agence France-Presse   |  October 16, 2014

'I'm demanding that he refrain from making comments that are critical of our players and damaging to our league' said the MLS commissioner after Jugen Klinsmann questioned the moves of Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey.


Thursday cover: 10 years of Lionel Messi at Barcelona

Kumar Shyam   |  October 16, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Thursday, October 16, issue, featuring Lionel Messi, who on this day exactly 10 years ago made his first team debut for Barcelona.


Rugby league star Jarryd Hayne trading in NRL for NFL

Associated Press   |  October 15, 2014

Jarryd Hayne, one of the biggest stars in Australia's National Rugby League, has announced it's his dream to now go play in the National Football League.


Wednesday cover: Good and bad from UAE football

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  October 15, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Wednesday, October 15 issue, featuring a disappointing result for the UAE senior side, but a triumph for the Under-19 side.


Where are the Asian players in European football?

Paul Freelend   |  October 14, 2014

Pushing more Asians into football's highest levels would be a good example for youngsters, but it must not be prioritised over broader player development, writes Paul Freelend


Tuesday cover: Jorginho shown the door at Al Wasl

Kumar Shyam   |  October 14, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Tuesday, October 14 issue, featuring sacked Al Wasl manager, the Brazilian World Cup winner Jorginho.


Hong Kong keeper Yapp: ‘I could save’ a Lionel Messi penalty

Agence France-Presse   |  October 13, 2014

Grinning, Hong Kong keeper Yapp Hung-Fai told reporters on Monday that in his side's friendly against Argentina, should he face a Messi penalty, 'I am very confident I could save' it.