Atletico stun Bayer in six-goal show

Staff Writer | February 22nd, 2017

Atletico Madrid beat hosts Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in a topsy-turvy encounter on Tuesday to take a firm handle on their Champions League round-of-16 tie ahead of the return leg in Spain next month. Two lethal…

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Cameroon topple Egypt to win Afcon

Mansuru Nyalaziri | February 6th, 2017

Vincent Aboubakar came off the bench to score a stunning winner with two minutes left as Cameroon fought back to beat Egypt 2-1 in a thrilling Africa Cup of Nations final in Libreville, Gabon, on…

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Lampard retires at 38

Staff Writer | February 2nd, 2017

Former England and Chelsea midfield star Frank Lampard said he was retiring Thursday at the age of 38 after turning down “a number of exciting offers” in Britain and abroad. “After 21 incredible years I…

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Hull sign Ranocchia from Inter

Staff Writer | January 31st, 2017

Hull City have signed Italian defender Andrea Ranocchia on loan until the end of the season from Inter Milan, the English Premier League club said on Tuesday.Ranocchia, who has 21 caps for Italy, will ease…

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SuperSport, PSL celebrate 10-year partnership

Staff Writer | January 30th, 2017

A renewed commitment to excellence and a nod to the past were the main themes as the Premier Soccer League and SuperSport celebrated their 10-year partnership at a gala function in Johannesburg on Saturday night….

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Wenger hit with misconduct charge

Staff Writer | January 24th, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was charged with misconduct by England’s governing Football Association on Monday after an alleged altercation with the fourth official during Sunday’s 2-1 Premier League win over Burnley. The veteran French boss…

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Senegal reach quarters, Tunisia win

Staff Writer | January 20th, 2017

Senegal put a string of disastrous Africa Cup of Nations campaigns behind them on Thursday by beating Zimbabwe 2-0 and becoming the first qualifiers for the 2017 quarterfinals. The Group B match was all but…

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