Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal can use its march into the FA Cup semifinals as a springboard for a great escape in its Champions League tie at Bayern Munich on Tuesday.
Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o made fun of manager Jose Mourinho's doubts about his age with an 'old man' celebration after scoring against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
With the Java stage of the national under-19 football team’s Nusantara Tour concluded, the side will kick off the second part of its tour in Kalimantan starting next week.
Berlin. Runaway leader Bayern Munich will be at virtually full strength for Saturday’s Bundesliga clash at VfL Wolfsburg as it tunes up for next week’s Champions League clash with Arsenal. Long-term knee-injury victim Holger Badstuber is the only absentee as stars Franck Ribery, Arjen Robben, Thomas Mueller and Xherdan Shaqiri all return from recent knocks. more »
Barcelona. Nike will supply the kit for more teams than Adidas for the first time ever at this year’s World Cup finals. The two sports giants will throw Lionel Messi against Cristiano Ronaldo and Spain against Brazil to see who can claim a bigger chunk of the multi–billion dollar market for football boots, shirts and more »
Menara and Mavecrics Menarians posted close victories while Fez Rebels had to share points with Indorama in the Jakarta Cricket Association League over the weekend. Menara beat GMIS by three wickets while Mavecrics snatched five wickets win over Taman Kemayoran. Rain meant the tie between Indorama and Rebels ended in no decision. A strong all more »
Indian Wells, USA. Rafael Nadal launches his Indian Wells ATP Masters title defense still feeling the sting of his loss to Stanislas Wawrinka in the Australian Open final. “It was one of the toughest moments of my career,” said the world number one from Spain, who was hindered by a sore back in that four-set more »
Tasked with improving their world ranking, Indonesia’s top shuttlers were instead sent home early from the Yonex All-England Superseries at Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena.
Indonesia ended the 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification with a winless record after losing 1-0 to Saudi Arabia in the last match of group C at the Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium in Dammam on Wednesday.