Feb 27, 2013
Omar Abdulrahman inspired the side to a 3-1 comeback the comeback after the home side had gone a goal down. Read Article Asian Champions League: Al Ain claim opening win over Al Hilal
Iranian midfielder, who represented Germany at youth level, drew attention for refusing to play in Israel early in his career, writes Ian Hawkey.
Read Article Fulham's Ashkan Dejagah has settled into the Premier League
Feb 26, 2013
Often overshadowed by their more wealthy city rivals the men at the Vicente Calderon are proving there is another horse in the Spanish title race, writes Andy Mitten from Madrid.
Read Article Atletico Madrid are a class apart from their neighbours
Dubai scored first in Qatar but the home side came back to defeat Al Shabab for the first time in 13 matches. Read Article Asian Champions League: Al Shabab finally taste defeat
Iranian side beat Pro League club 3-1 in their Group A opening match despite having a man sent off. Read Article Asian Champions League: Tractor Sazi bulldoze past Al Jazira
Feb 25, 2013
Milan matche ended in draw but marred by reports of racist behaviour from fans, while Juventus extend lead at the top of Serie A. Read Article Mario Balotelli reportedly racially abused in Milan derby
The former Manchester United and Real Madrid forward came off the bench in 2-0 win over Marseille to be the French club's 400th player. Read Article 'Perfect day' for David Beckham as PSG beat Marseille
Jan 31, 2013
Beckham goes to PSG for five months but will donate earnings to charity, Samba signs for QPR, plus all the completed transfer deals before deadline. Read Article Transfer talk: Paris Saint-Germain land David Beckham on deadline day
The two Spanish giants, separated in the Primera Liga by 15 points, drew 1-1 in the first semi-final of the Copa del Rey. Read Article Real Madrid can compete with Barcelona says coach after cup draw
Wayne Rooney double sinks Southampton, Arsenal comeback against Liverpool to draw 2-2, and Baines brace enough for Everton to beat West Brom. Read Article Manchester United move seven points clear in Premier League, while Chelsea suffer late Reading shock
Jan 30, 2013
The Emirati forward, and only player for the UAE team to have lifted the Gulf Cup twice, talks to Omar Al Raisi about the national team’s momentous victory in Bahrain. Read Article Ismail Matar backs UAE to build on emotional Gulf Cup success and reach 2018 World Cup
Jan 29, 2013
Juventus should be very careful indeed about telling anybody who should referee where after their relegation six years ago, warns Ian Hawkey Read Article Old Lady is proving to be forgetful about Juventus' troubled past
Barcelona's David Villa linked, David Beckham training with the club, while Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool are over cup woe ahead of Emirates stadium match.
Read Article Arsene Wenger refuses to panic buy at Arsenal
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British scientists have discovered a vaccine that creates an immunity to Traveller's Diarrhoea - the global curse with a handful of names, but one certain unpleasant effect. Vaccine set to vanquish Delhi belly
James Gandolfini, whose portrayal of a brutal, emotionally fragile mob boss in HBO's 'The Sopranos' helped create one of TV's greatest drama series, has died. The Sopranos star James Gandolfini dies in Rome
A 2-0 win provides welcome distraction amid protests, reports Gary Meenaghan from Brazil. Confederations Cup: Brazil beat Mexico
Most ruling politicians and their supporters in the post-uprising North African states are likely to support Turkish premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Arab Spring Islamist leaders support Erdogan
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