3:27 pm April 23, 2014 | No Comment
Berlin. Relations between league champions Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, who face each other in next month’s German Cup final, have become frozen over a bitter row stemming from a decade-old loan, the Bavarian club’s CEO said on Wednesday. The sides have been locked in an ongoing war of words over a two-million euro ($2.76 more »
6:25 pm April 22, 2014 | No Comment
Madrid. World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo looks set to make his comeback from injury for Real Madrid when Bayern Munich visits the Santiago Bernabeu for its Champions League semi-final, first leg on Wednesday. Ronaldo has been sidelined for the past three weeks due to a hamstring injury and will be desperate to make more »
5:58 pm April 22, 2014 | No Comment
Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs has been placed in temporary charge of first team affairs after the sacking of manager David Moyes on Tuesday, the English Premier League club said. Giggs, 40, had been an assistant to Moyes during the Scot’s ill-fated 10-month spell in charge of the champion and will step in for more »
2:46 pm April 21, 2014 | No Comment
For many professional athletes, the combination of raw talent and opportunity is what puts them at the pinnacle of their chosen sport. But for Suryo Agung Wibowo, whose winning time in the 100-meter sprint at the 2009 Southeast Asian Games still stands as the regional record, it was a missed opportunity that saw him eventually become the fastest man in Southeast Asia.
3:19 pm April 19, 2014 | No Comment
After hosting various international football friendlies, Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno will soon host another featuring the country’s top players pitted against some of the world’s best. Eighteen world-class footballers, contracted to tour Asia as the Elite Players Group, are confirmed to entertain local fans during the “Battle of the Stars” friendly to be held at Senayan on May 10.
12:49 pm April 18, 2014 | No Comment
Madrid. Barcelona’s defeat in the King’s Cup final means La Liga is its only chance of major silverware and anything other than a home win against Athletic Bilbao on Sunday would almost certainly end its dwindling title hopes. The 2-1 reverse to Real Madrid at Valencia’s Mestalla stadium on Wednesday capped a nightmare seven days more »
1:12 pm April 15, 2014 | No Comment
Arema Indonesia started its busy schedule with an agonizing 3-2 loss to host Persib Bandung on Sunday, which the Malang club needs to shake off for the AFC Cup campaign against Selangor FC today.