Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Klopp apologises for wild celebrations after last-gasp Liverpool win

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp apologised to his Everton counterpart Marco Silva after running on to the pitch in wild celebration of Divock Origi’s 96th-minute winner in the Merseyside derby at Anfield on Sunday. “I have...

Maradona’s Mexican club fall short in second-division final

Diego Maradona’s new club, Dorados, fell just short of winning the Mexican second-division final and a shot at promotion on Sunday, abruptly ending the Cinderella story of the Argentine legend’s latest foray into coaching. Dorados,...

FIFA U-17 WWC: Ghana’s Mukarama elated with Golden Boot Award

Ghana's Black Maidens captain, Mukarama Abdulai has expressed delight after emerging as the top scorer at the just ended FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay. Abdulai scored 7 goals and provided 3 assist in...

Modric tipped to win Ballon d’Or to end Ronaldo, Messi era

The winner of the 2018 Ballon d’Or will be revealed at a glittering ceremony in Paris on Monday evening, with Croatia’s Luka Modric and a host of French World Cup winners all hoping to...

Spain join U-17 Women’s World Cup royalty

Spain were crowned FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup champions for the first time in their history with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Mexico in the final. New Zealand wrapped up their historic performance at Uruguay...

Wilder still hopes for Joshua as Fury eyes rematch

Deontay Wilder still hopes to face Anthony Joshua in a heavyweight unification bout but is happy to hand rival Tyson Fury a rematch following their epic draw. Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight title belt on...

CAF offers South Africa AFCON 2019 hosting rights

South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan has confirmed that the Confederation of African Football wants South Africa to step in as hosts of the Africa Cup of Nations 2019, at short notice, according...

EPL: Liverpool’s Origi sinks Everton with freak late goal

A freak injury-time goal from Liverpool substitute Divock Origi settled the Merseyside derby and kept Jurgen Klopp’s unbeaten team hard on the heels of Premier League pacesetters Manchester City on Sunday. The 1-0 victory extended...

Wilder-Fury ends in draw, Wilder retains title

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0-1, 39 KOs) and former unified champ Tyson Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) battled to a split decision draw on Saturday night at Staples Center in Los Angeles. For the first...

NSA chases Northern regional boss over GHC68k unaccounted revenue

The National Sports Authority has directed its Northern regional director to pay into the authority's account some collected revenue that has not been accounted for. The Authority in a letter sighted by Starr News said...

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