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October 15, 2017 9:02 PM FIVB WORLD QUALIFIER: Cameroon beat Kenya in final

Kenya women’s volleyball team’s continental dominance came to an abrupt end on Saturday night after they lost to hosts Cameroon (25-22, 25-19, 29-27) in a pulsating African Nations Cup final at the Palais des Sports Hall in Yaoundé. Malkia Strikers, who were chasing a record tenth title and fourth trophy of the biennial championship in a row, fell short 1

October 15, 2017 9:02 PM Malkia silence Egypt to qualify for World Champs

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 13- Kenya’s women volleyball team Malkia Strikers have qualified for next year’s FIVB World Championship in Japan after beating Egypt by straight sets in a nerve wrecking African Championship semi-final match at the Palais de Sports Arena in Yaounde, Cameroon on Friday. By virtue of qualifying to Sunday’s final, Malkia have booked 1

October 15, 2017 2:28 PM Cameroon African Women’s Champs & Kenya Book Ticket to Japan 2018

On Friday, the semifinals were played for the Women’s African Nations Championship in Yaounde, Cameroon. The winners of each semifinal match were also to book their tickets to the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in Japan. Kenya faced Egypt in the first semifinal. It was a tight match throughout, but the Kenyans defeated the Egyptians 1

October 15, 2017 4:39 AM Bandari coach concedes defeat to Sofapaka

Bandari coach Paul Nkata has conceded defeat after the Dockers suffered their fifth consecutive loss against Sofapaka on Saturday. The Dockers were humiliated 2-1 by Batoto ba Mungu at KPA Mbaraki. Speaking during post match interview, the Ugandan coach lamented that the boys have themselves to blame for the defeat. “We cannot blame anybody for the defeat 2

October 14, 2017 4:47 PM Sofapaka hit ten-man Bandari as Sharks force a draw

Sofapaka kept their title push alive after downing ten-man Bandari 2-1 at Mbaraki on Saturday. The hosts had to play with ten men after custodian Wilson Obungu was sent off. The 2009 league champions came into the match as clear favourites following a bad run by their hosts. Edwin Lavatsa opened the scoring for the home side in the 25th minute, tapping 1

October 14, 2017 4:40 PM David de Gea underlines his importance to Manchester United against Liverpool

​​​​​​​David de Gea underlined his importance to Manchester United as he kept Liverpool at bay at Anfield, writes Nick Wright. There were 34 minutes on the clock at Anfield when Roberto Firmino's powerful cross found Joel Matip eight yards from Manchester United's goal. The centre-back's first-time effort seemed certain to ripple the net, but when David

October 14, 2017 1:40 PM Jose Mourinho – the enemy of football: Manchester United manager turned Liverpool showdown into a non-event

And so, after Manchester United's brilliant and entertaining start to the season, Jose Mourinho reverted to type at Anfield. It is easy to be cavalier against cannon-fodder but United's stultifyingly dull performance here against the first decent team they have played was so devoid of creative intent that it felt like an insult to the team's attacking 1

October 14, 2017 1:29 PM David De Gea, Manchester United Hold Liverpool to 0-0 Draw at Anfield

Liverpool and Manchester United played out a 0-0 draw in the Premier League after a tough defensive struggle featuring few clear-cut chances at Anfield on Saturday. United goalkeeper David De Gea provided the standout moment, saving brilliantly to deny Joel Matip in the first half of a match otherwise short of goalmouth action. Honours even means United 4

October 14, 2017 6:53 AM Nissan Match Zone: Jamie Carragher meets Jurgen Klopp ahead of Liverpool v Man Utd

Jamie Carragher sat down with Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp in our new Nissan Match Zone to discuss Philippe Coutinho's best position, Man Utd's style of play and more... We will be taking our touchscreen analysis on the road throughout the Premier League season, providing in-depth interviews with players and managers to bring you closer to action

October 13, 2017 9:31 PM 'It is beautiful to play at Anfield,' insists upbeat Mourinho

"You know this is quite funny for me because I think when people speak about big atmospheres, it looks like it's a problem for us to go to a certain place and to face a big atmosphere, but this is what we want," Mourinho said of the hostile reaction that is likely to await his team today. "I am surprised that you speak about that in a negative way and I am even more surprised 1