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  • Harambee Starlets ready for Rwanda challenge

    February 12, 2014 10:34 AM 29

    A contingent of 25 players and officials left for Kigali on Wednesday with head coach Justine Okiring beaming with confidence that the team will return good results. “We have been informed that the weather in Kigali is very hot so we decided to leave early so that we can get accustomed," Okiring told Goal before departure. The Starlets’, captain Martha

  • Juan Mata: Manchester United not ruthless enough

    February 12, 2014 5:28 AM 10

    Updated Tuesday, February 11th 2014 at 19:57 GMT +3 Manchester United's Juan Mata says the side need to be more ruthless in front of goal to help turn around their fortunes. Mata, who signed from Chelsea last month for £37.1m, insists the Old Trafford side need to be more clinical. "We have to improve our shooting accuracy because we got many times to the box and could

  • In-form Eden Hazard commits future to Chelsea

    February 11, 2014 3:21 PM 19

    Paris: Eden Hazard has committed his future to Chelsea and sees them as the perfect club to help him fulfill his potential. The Belgium winger is one of the English Premier League's best players, and his hat-trick against Newcastle last weekend took his league tally to 12 goals. Contracted to Chelsea until 2017, he was linked with a potential move to Paris

  • Chelsea: Potential summer ins and outs

    February 11, 2014 2:13 PM 18

    The summer transfer window is always fuelled with rumours, record breaking signings and the transfers nobody saw coming. But who should Chelsea go to in the transfer window? And who should face the axe at Stamford Bridge? You cant argue that when Chelsea bought the Senegalese international they got themselves a bargain. £7.5m for a player with Premier

  • Fabianski rejects Arsenal extension

    February 11, 2014 12:27 PM 28

    Arsenal goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski has rejected the club's offer of a contract extension. The 28-year-old has failed to establish himself as Arsenal's number one during his near seven-year tenure at the Emirates Stadium, with the likes of Manuel Almunia and fellow Pole Wojciech Szczesny being Arsene Wenger's preferred options in that time. Fabianski

  • Virat Kohli maintains No. 4 position in T20 rankings

    February 11, 2014 10:57 AM 22

    Dubai;Virat Kohli remained static at fourth position as the highest-ranked Indian batsman in the latest ICC Twenty20 rankings issued on Tuesday. Middle-order batsmen Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh too maintained their fifth and sixth position respectively. However, no Indian found a place in the top-10 of bowlers' list, while Yuvraj was steady at third

  • Egypt shuts Kenya’s Poland dream

    February 11, 2014 6:34 AM 22

    Posted by ALEX ISABOKE on February 11, 2014 NAIROBI, Kenya, February 10- Egypt will be among Africa representatives at the FIVB World Championships in Poland after sealing the only slot during the men’s continental Pool U qualifiers at the expense of hosts Kenya after overwhelming Cape Verde by straight sets to win all their round robin matches

  • Why The Olympics Matter to Detroit

    February 10, 2014 11:25 PM 24

    With the 2014 winter Olympics finally underway in Sochi, Russia, people all over the globe are turning their eyes to watch history in the making. These Tweets irked me. I don't go trolling social media for negative stuff about my city, but the last thing I like to see is another example of the international community making Detroit the butt of their

  • 16 Images That Will Make You Truly Appreciate The Power Of A Woman's Body

    February 10, 2014 9:53 PM 32

    Margo Oberg is a three-time world surfing champion from the United States. She won her first world title in 1977, then won back-to-back titles in 1980 and 1981. Serena Williams returns a ball against Danish Caroline Wozniacki during their match of the Madrid Masters on May 10, 2012 at the Magic Box (Caja Magica) sports complex in Madrid. Williams won 1-6, 6-3, 6-2. U.S. swimmer

  • McIlroy commits to 2014 Scottish Open

    February 10, 2014 3:01 PM 13

    The two-time major winner will tee it up alongside defending champion Phil Mickelson at Royal Aberdeen from July 10-13 after being inspired by the left-hander’s success at Castle Stuart last year and victory in the Open Championship the following week. “Phil winning the double last year made me realise that the Scottish Open is more than good preparation