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Football: DR Congo to face Ghana in CHAN quarter-finals

Football: DR Congo to face Ghana in CHAN quarter-finals

DR Congo, the winners of the inaugural African Nations Championship, will clash with Ghana in Sunday’s quarter-finals after they finished behind Gabon in Group D. On Wednesday, DRC beat Burundi 2-1 at Polokwane to finish on six points, a point behind Gabon, whose three goals in the last five minutes saw them dump Mauritania 4-2. [...]

January 22, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Lazio’s Ederson out for six months

Football: Lazio’s Ederson out for six months

Lazio’s Brazilian midfielder Ederson will be out of action for six months with a thigh injury, the club announced late on Tuesday. Ederson, 28, who has ruptured tendons in his right thigh, will undergo an operation in the French city of Lyon next week. He will be treated at the same clinic where he underwent [...]

January 22, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Fenerbahce boss defiant over jail term on return to Turkey

Football: Fenerbahce boss defiant over jail term on return to Turkey

: The head of Turkish football giant Fenerbahce returned home in defiant mood just days after a court ruling upheld a jail term against him for match-fixing. About 5,000 supporters, wearing the blue and yellow Fenerbahce colours, massed alongside several club players outside an Istanbul airport to greeted Aziz Yildirim as he arrived back in [...]

January 22, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Monaco face former hero in David versus Goliath Cup tie

Football: Monaco face former hero in David versus Goliath Cup tie

The romance of the Cup is very much alive in France, where Monaco’s trip to fourth-tier amateurs Chasselay in the last 32 on Wednesday will see them come up against one very familiar face. The principality side, second in Ligue 1, will look to avoid an upset when they meet opponents who are battling to [...]

January 21, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Anelka charged over ‘quenelle’ salute – FA

Football: Anelka charged over ‘quenelle’ salute – FA

West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has been charged after making an allegedly anti-Semitic salute during a recent match, the Football Association announced on Tuesday. The 34-year-old French striker performed the ‘quenelle’ salute, putting one arm across his chest and straightening the other, during West Brom’s 3-3 draw at West Ham United in the Premier [...]

January 21, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Anelka charged over ‘quenelle’ salute – FA

Football: Anelka charged over ‘quenelle’ salute – FA

West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has been charged after making an allegedly anti-Semitic salute during a recent match, the Football Association announced on Tuesday. The 34-year-old French striker performed the ‘quenelle’ salute, putting one arm across his chest and straightening the other, during West Brom’s 3-3 draw at West Ham United in the Premier [...]

January 21, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Morocco, Zimbabwe advance to CHAN quarter finals – Nigeria vs Morocco qtr. Final

Football: Morocco, Zimbabwe advance to CHAN quarter finals – Nigeria vs  Morocco qtr. Final

Morocco and Zimbabwe progressed to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Championship with a 3-1 win over Uganda and a 1-0 win over Burkina Faso, respectively on Monday. The two countries finished with five points each while Uganda ended the group stage with four points and Burkina Faso with one. Their reward is Morocco playing [...]

January 20, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Footabll: Barca bosses propose new stadium at Camp Nou

Footabll: Barca bosses propose new stadium at Camp Nou

Barcelona president Sandro Rosell on Monday dismissed the idea of building a new stadium elsewhere in the Catalan city and instead proposed that the Spanish club build on the site of the Camp Nou. “The Board has unanimously decided to put the plan to build a new stadium on the structure of the Camp Nou [...]

January 20, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: Nigeria send hosts South Africa out of CHAN

Football: Nigeria send hosts South Africa out of CHAN

Nigeria smashed South Africa’s dreams of progressing beyond the group stages of the African Nations Championship Sunday, beating the hosts 3-1 and ensuring Nigeria joined Group A winners Mali in the next round. Nigeria needed to win to progress, and win they did, opening the scoring in the 21st minute. After some enterprising work down [...]

January 20, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0

Football: No panic for Barcelona, insists Martino

Football: No panic for Barcelona, insists Martino

Barcelona boss Gerardo Martino believed his side deserved more after they dropped two crucial points in the La Liga title race with a 1-1 draw away to Levante on Sunday. Lionel Messi made his first league start for the Catalans in over two months. However, after early goals from Loukas Vydra and Barca’s Gerard Pique, [...]

January 20, 2014 Reporters365 Sports 0