October 25, 2016
The coach is confident his star will soon be back on the goal trail, having previously also experienced his own low moments at Real Madrid
Egypt's sports minister Khaled Abdel-Aziz has announced that 75 thousand spectators will be allowed to attend the Egypt-Ghana World Cup qualifier on 13 November in Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium.
The Jordan national football team is readying to play three friendlies as part of their training agenda for the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers...
President of the Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations, Deputy Chairman of Kuwait's Olympic Committee Duaij Al-Otaibi called late Monday...
The Barcelona star was included in the fourth set of players named on the 30-man shortlist for this year's prize, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic among the candidates
October 24, 2016
The Algerian Football Federation (FAF) has placed former coach of Belgium, Marc Wilmots on top of its wish list for the 2018 World Cup showdown between Nigeria and Algeria in Uyo on November 12.
Chairman of Kuwait's Olympic Committee Sheikh Fahad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah has anew affirmed that the State of Kuwait's sports regulatory laws absolutely do not contradict with the international Olympic Charter.
Egyptian general-turned-president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s failed economic policies are prompting protests and widespread expressions of discontent.
Some Zamalek players wept tears of despair following the final whistle after missing out on the chance of delivering the Champions League triumph
South Africa's Sundowns on Sunday won their first African Champions League title despite conceding a 1-0 defeat by Zamalek of Egypt in the second leg of the final in the Egyptian coastal city of Alexandria.
October 23, 2016
@SquawkaNews: Riyad Mahrez on Slimani partnership: "He found me in a good position and I scored. But the most important thing was to be solid."
Al Ain’s players will be on international duty in Abu Dhabi only four days before South Korean showdown
Golf Citizen has teamed up with the Oman Golf Committee (OGC) to sponsor the Arab Golf Championship to be held at Ghala Golf Club in Muscat from November 9 to 12, underlining its commitment to bringing golf business to the forefront of digital technology.
November 4 event will start and finish at SkyDive Dubai on The Palm
A worker has died in a "work-related" incident at a stadium in Qatar, local organizers for the 2022 World Cup said late Saturday.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has nominated Oman's international football referee Ahmed Al Kaf to officiate the first leg of the prestigious AFC Champions League final in Jeonju, South Korea on November 19.
October 22, 2016
The Jordanian cities of Amman, Irbid and Zarqa hosted, from 30 September to 21 October, the 5th edition of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, the biennial international women’s youth football championship contested by the under-17 national teams of the member associations of FIFA.
The decision to host Israeli Football Association delegation in the Kingdom has sparked public outrage according to DT News.
A 22-member UAE contingent will take to the mat along with 447 athletes from 30 countries in the jiu-jitsu championship series...
North Korea has become the first nation to win the Women's under-17 football World Cup for a second time, after beating Japan on penalties in Amman on Friday night.
October 20, 2016
President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach sent a letter to Egyptian modern pentathlon champion Aya Medany, congratulating her on being appointed at the Athletes Commission of the IOC.
In order to take Egyptian-Portuguese relations to the next level, at least in terms of the field of sports, Egyptian Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Khaled Abdel Aziz recently met...
Tunisia moved up 4 places to 38th in FIFA World Rankings released Wednesday. They also climbed to 4th in African standings ahead of Algeria and behind Ivory Coast (31st, +3) and Senegal (32nd).
The Samsung Amman Kids Marathon 2016 will kick off tomorrow Friday with the participation of hundreds of students .
The draws for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Gabon have been conducted.
October 19, 2016
The exiled France striker Karim Benzema refused to accept the claims that he is not a good example levelled by the head of state following a blackmail scandal
The Turkish outfit's journey to England to face Manchester United was far from routine, with their plane encountering a problem
Fast walking or cycling for recommended 150 minutes a week can reduce a person's risk of developing type 2 diabetes by up to 26 percent.
Omar Abdulrahman was on target once more as Al Ain drew 2-2 at El Jaish to seal a 5-3 AFC Champions League semi-final win on aggregate.
The attacker was once again the Foxes' hero on their big European date, striking in the first half to seal maximum points for Claudio Ranieri's men
October 18, 2016
Under-fire goalkeeper Ahmed El-Shennawi has been named in Zamalek's squad for the African Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday despite still suffering from an injury he picked up in the first leg.
According to new research, minimal exercise may be all it takes for postmenopausal women to better regulate insulin, maintain metabolic function and help prevent significant weight gain.
Manchester City posted record turnover of 391.8 million pounds (479 million dollars) for the year to May 31, 2016 and a profit of 20.5 million pounds.
The UAE Athletics Federation is geared up for the 6th Annual Dubai Women’s Run under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid...
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is angry with French president Francois Hollande.
October 17, 2016
An inquiry report of Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) had proposed to blacklist Pakistan Wrestling Federation and its top office bearers responsible for victimising a Pakistani wrestler who managed to win two medals in Commonwealth Wrestling Championship Australia 2011.
The Clasico rivals are among the dozens of players featuring in UEFA's video designed to drive racist attitudes out of the sport
The FIBA Asia Champions Cup 2016 crowned a new champion on Sunday with China Kashgar winning the title at the expense of Lebanon’s Al Riyadi, 96-88. Petrochimi of Iran also finished in third place.
The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is launching the Partner Schools Programme tomorrow with its first school visit to GEMS Royal Dubai School.
The four sides left in the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Jordan have one objective left in mind — to reach the final and keep their title hopes alive.
October 16, 2016
France's Secretary of State for Sport Thierry Braillard said Saturday that the upcoming FIFA World Cup, scheduled to take place in Qatar in 2022, will be successful at all levels.
The Confederation of African Football has released a 30-man shortlist of players who could be named the continent's top player, but who is most likely to claim the award?
Zamalek club called on their fans for support for the upcoming tough African Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns on Sunday 23 October in Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium.
A thumping win saw Mamelodi Sundowns take a big stride towards CAF Champions League glory & the #ClubWC in Japan! http://fifa.to/2e5UYzY
Iran national football team will play a friendly match with Iraq in early November.
The deal to buy the iconic English football team in 2010 fell apart after financial disagreements, according to a source
October 15, 2016
Riyad Mahrez and Eric Bailly are among several Premier League stars in the running for the African Player of the Year award, but four-time winner Yaya Toure has not been shortlisted.
Tokyo Sexwale, chairman of the FIFA Monitoring Committee Israel-Palestine, reported on the results of the meetings in a brief statement, making no explicit mention of the clubs.
Mohamed Salah bags his fourth goal of the season and registers his second assist of the campaign
Zamalek's defensive woes cost them again as they suffered an embarrassing 3-0 defeat by Sundowns in Pretoria that makes the South Africans on the verge of winning their first African Champions League trophy.
October 13, 2016
Ahly midfielder Hossam Ghaly has said he will consider retirement at the end of this season after evaluating his performance.
Six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has showed his support for South Africa's Mamelodi Sundowns ahead of their CAF Champions League final game against...
Qatar plans to stage the 2022 World Cup in eight stadiums, pending final approval by football ruling body FIFA, local organizers said on Thursday.
Strenuous exercise during pregnancy doesn't appear to increase the risk of most pregnancy complications for mom or baby, a new report from the International Olympic Committee says.
After the Armenian genocide began in 1915, many Armenians left their countries and immigrated to other countries, such as Greece and Egypt. Many Armenians came to Egypt and proved their success, as did many of their children and grandchildren.
October 12, 2016
Italian football giants Juventus have signed a ten-year-old Palestine soccer wonder boy dubbed the “Palestinian Messi” with the club.
The Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Community Sports Initiative was launched by Shaikh Ahmad Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President...
The Algerian Football Federation (FAF) announced Tuesday on its official website the resignation of coach Milovan Rajevac.
France will not play their next World Cup qualifier on the anniversary of the Paris terrorist attacks, European football governing body UEFA confirmed Wednesday.
They say they only want to play football but members of the European Parliament and others want the ruling body FIFA to exclude clubs based in Israeli settlements on the West Bank.