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Colombia 1 Bolivia 0: Captain James hits crucial late winner

Colombia 1 Bolivia 0: Captain James hits crucial late winner

Colombia looked to be heading for a costly draw in World Cup qualifying before James Rodriguez's intervention against Bolivia. 24 Mar 2017
Nigeria 1 Senegal 1: Iheanacho earns a draw for Super Eagles

Nigeria 1 Senegal 1: Iheanacho earns a draw for Super Eagles

Nigeria left it late before snatching a share of the spoils against Senegal in Barnet, where Kelechi Iheanacho levelled from the spot. 24 Mar 2017
Everything is possible - Real Madrid's president considers pairing Benzema with Mbappe

Everything is possible - Real Madrid's president considers pairing Benzema with Mbappe

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has indicated Monaco's Kylian Mbappe could be a suitable partner for Karim Benzema. 24 Mar 2017
Wales need Bale blockbuster as World Cup hopes hang in the balance

Wales need Bale blockbuster as World Cup hopes hang in the balance

Gareth Bale holds the key to Wales' chances of qualifying for a first World Cup in 60 years. 24 Mar 2017
Spain coach Lopetegui likes Diego Costa 'a little angry'

Spain coach Lopetegui likes Diego Costa 'a little angry'

Despite pushing the boundaries with officials, Julen Lopetegui does not want Spain forward Diego Costa to change his way of playing. 24 Mar 2017
Benzema desperate for Deschamps to explain France exile

Benzema desperate for Deschamps to explain France exile

Amid his continuing absence from the France squad, Karim Benzema remains both defiant but also eager for a rapprochement with his coach. 24 Mar 2017
Buffon: There won't be another 1000 games!

Buffon: There won't be another 1000 games!

Italy captain Gianluigi Buffon will not allow the occasion of his 1000th senior appearance to allow Italy to lose focus against Albania. 24 Mar 2017
Cocaine with Lionel Messi branding seized by Peruvian police

Cocaine with Lionel Messi branding seized by Peruvian police

More than $91 million worth of cocaine was confiscated by Peruvian police after they found it in squid filets. 24 Mar 2017
Be our guest - Portsmouth welcome takeover bid from ex-Disney CEO

Be our guest - Portsmouth welcome takeover bid from ex-Disney CEO

Former Disney chief executive Michael Eisner has entered talks to buy Portsmouth. 24 Mar 2017
New Everton stadium a step closer as club secures site and council support

New Everton stadium a step closer as club secures site and council support

After 125 years at Goodison Park, Everton have moved a step closer to building a new stadium at Bramley Moore Dock. 24 Mar 2017
UAE 0 Japan 2: Samurai Blue back in command thanks to Kubo and Konno

UAE 0 Japan 2: Samurai Blue back in command thanks to Kubo and Konno

Yuya Kubo and Yasuyuki Konno struck for Japan as they moved back into automatic contention for World Cup qualification by beating UAE. 24 Mar 2017
Barcelona fined for celebratory PSG pitch invasion

Barcelona fined for celebratory PSG pitch invasion

The understandably wild scenes of celebration at the end of Barcelona's 6-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain have earned the club a fine. 24 Mar 2017
Koscielny ranks Chelsea rival Kante as Premier League's best player

Koscielny ranks Chelsea rival Kante as Premier League's best player

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez overlooked, as Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny says N'Golo Kante is the best player in the Premier League. 24 Mar 2017
Harry Kane pledges double donation for Piers Morgan badge-kiss on live TV

Harry Kane pledges double donation for Piers Morgan badge-kiss on live TV

Alas, were not talking about a sponsored exit from the spotlight forever here, but Tottenham hitman Kane has promised a Comic Relief donation if Morgan kisses the Spurs badge on television. 24 Mar 2017
Neymar: PSG comeback meant more than Olympic and Champions League titles

Neymar: PSG comeback meant more than Olympic and Champions League titles

After playing a vital role in Barcelona's comeback against PSG, Neymar has ranked it ahead of winning the Olympics and the Champions League. 24 Mar 2017
Syria keep World Cup dream alive

Syria keep World Cup dream alive

Omar Khribin moved Syria closer to a place at Russia 2018 on Thursday with the winning goal in their qualifying clash with Uzbekistan. 24 Mar 2017
Pavel Nedved has been honoured with a special coin in the Czech Republic

Pavel Nedved has been honoured with a special coin in the Czech Republic

The Juventus legend has been afforded a privilege that only Queen Elizabeth II gets in England well, sort of anyway. 24 Mar 2017
€85m worth of Lionel Messi-branded cocaine seized by police in Peru

€85m worth of Lionel Messi-branded cocaine seized by police in Peru

Drug smugglers in Peru thought it was a good idea to slap little Leos face and brand logo on a massive shipment of cocaine. 24 Mar 2017
Ange: We didn't warrant three points

Ange: We didn't warrant three points

Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says his side’s performance in Thursday night’s 1-1 draw with Iraq in Tehran didn’t warrant three points. 24 Mar 2017
Langerak: Home games the key

Langerak: Home games the key

Socceroos goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak says it was a case of two points lost for Australia in their 1-1 draw away to Iraq in Tehran in 2018 World Cup qualifying on Thursday night. 24 Mar 2017
Charlton pay tribute to fan killed in Westminster attack

Charlton pay tribute to fan killed in Westminster attack

The police officer killed in a terrorist attack in Westminster has had tributes paid to him by Charlton Athletic, the team he supported. 24 Mar 2017