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  • La Liga round-up: Malaga earn first league win

    October 29, 2017 10:34 PM 4

    Malaga defeated Celta Vigo 2-1 to claim their first La Liga victory of the season and climb off the bottom of the table. Malaga collected just one point from their first nine matches but took the lead in first-half injury time through Adrian Gonzalez. Iago Aspas looked like he might have secured a point for Celta Vigo when he equalised in the 76th minute

  • Cheruiyot bags gold in her maiden career Marathon in Frankfurt

    October 29, 2017 12:56 PM 4

    Olympic 5,000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot claimed convincing victory in windy conditions at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road race on Sunday. Cheruiyot, 34, timed 2hours 23 minutes 35 seconds to lower her previous best time she registered at her on her debut in London Marathon in April. Vivian was followed by a contingent of Ethiopian

  • Traffic and public transport diversions in place as 20,000 take part in Dublin Marathon

    October 29, 2017 11:29 AM 1

    Around 20,000 people are expected to descend on Dublin for the race which kicked off at 9am from Fitzwilliam Street. The 26-mile race will stretch from North Circular Road through Drimnagh and Inchicore before passing UCD and finishing up at Merrion Square. Fitzwilliam Square and Merrion Square are closed and motorists are advised to plan ahead to avoid

  • Precious win keeps Kelantan up, Sarawak relegated from Malaysia Super League

    October 29, 2017 7:22 AM 1

    All three teams mired in the relegation mix – Kelantan, Sarawak and T-Team – had their fate well in the hands entering the final day of the season on Saturday, but the Red Warriors were the biggest winners after their 3-1 come from behind win over Melaka. Melaka took the lead through Nicolas Swirad in the first-half but the East Coast side turned the tie around

  • Manchester City beat West Bromwich Albion, United sink Spurs to stay second as Chelsea win in late game

    October 28, 2017 7:35 PM 3

    Manchester City maintained their charge towards the Premier League title with a 3-2 win at West Bromwich Albion as Manchester United kept within five points of their neighbours with a 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday. Goals from Leroy Sane, Fernandinho and Raheem Sterling moved the leaders on to 28 points - equalling the best return after 10 matches

  • Soccer-Arsenal come from behind to beat Swansea 2-1

    October 28, 2017 5:26 PM 3

    Oct 28 (Reuters) - Arsenal came from behind to beat Swansea City 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday, with second-half goals from Sead Kolasinac and Aaron Ramsey helping them overcome the injury-weakened visitors. Victory for the Gunners in Arsene Wenger’s 800th Premier League match in charge means champions Chelsea, who play in the day’s late kick-off

  • Gor Maha defender called for Uganda Cranes WCQ

    October 28, 2017 4:04 PM 9

    Gor Mahia defender, Godfrey Walusimbi has received a second cal to eh Uganda Cranes squad. The East Africa football giants will travel to Congo Brazzaville on November 12 for a World Cup qualifier. Walusimbi who extended his stay at K’Ogalo was once again handed the second call-up in under a month after he was made it to Uganda Crane’s squad that played

  • Jose Mourinho hits back at Manchester United critics after beating Spurs

    October 28, 2017 3:42 PM 4

    MANCHESTER, England -- Jose Mourinho told his critics to "calm down" after watching Manchester United beat Tottenham at Old Trafford. Substitute Anthony Martial was the match-winner after latching on to Romelu Lukaku's flick on to score in the 81st minute. At the final whistle, Mourinho put his finger over his lips to make a "shush" gesture at a television

  • Anthony Martial's message to Jose Mourinho as Man United beat Spurs

    October 28, 2017 2:10 PM 7

    Anthony Martial could have been scoring the winner for Tottenham against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday, rather than the other way around, had Mauricio Pochettino been successful in his attempts to sign the French forward during the summer. With Harry Kane sidelined with a hamstring injury, Martial would almost certainly have stepped into the breach

  • Young excels but Mkhitaryan poor again as Man United beat Tottenham

    October 28, 2017 1:39 PM 6

    Manchester United, 1-0 winners over Tottenham on Saturday, got the victory in the big game that many said they needed. It allowed them to keep pace in the Premier League with Manchester City and to recover from two poor results against Huddersfield Town and Liverpool. The win, coming after a late strike from Anthony Martial had provided the game with its only goal, was a little