After captaining the World Cup holders against Slovakia, the Juventus central midfielder insists his full recovery from injury is going to plan ahead of Euro 2016
At least 12 Real Madrid fans were reportedly slain in Iraq, as the Spanish club challenged Atletico for the Champions League title on the Weekend.
Morocco will organize this year's Men's U21 African Nations Championship in Tangier town from September 18-24.
The former World Cup winner's Champions League title lift on Saturday could be the start of a glittering coaching career, according to Les Bleus' manager
May 29, 2016
Zidane in the Champions League: Winner as a player
Hull City winger Ahmed Elmohamady made his English Premier League return Saturday after his side beat Sheffield 1-0 in the Championship play-off final.
Israel indirectly stirred up controversy during the opening ceremony of a beach soccer tournament in Egypt after the Israeli flag was featured in a documentary film presenting the tournament.
The French coach says his positive attitude has made a difference at the Spanish giants as he guided the club to an 11th European Crown at San Siro on Saturday
Manchester United are reportedly interested in reuniting Jose Mourinho with the France international, who won the Champions League on Saturday
After 16 members of the Liga giants' supporters club lost their lives in an attack in Iraq, the club president was keen to honour their support after beating Atletico Madrid
May 28, 2016
Germany's domestic intelligence agency has warned that the Daesh terrorist group is preparing for a terror attack it during the upcoming Euro 2016 soccer tournament to in France.
Algerian midfielder who plays for Leicester City (English Premier League), Riyad Mahrez received, Friday, a trophy for his “exceptional performances” from Djamel Ould Abbes...
August's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved to avoid intensifying the spread of the Zika virus, according to a letter signed by 151 leading scientists.
Coached by Daniel Carreno, Qatar will play a friendly against Albania on Sunday before winding down their training camp in Austria. The squad’s training camp is based 90-minute drive away from Vienna, a Qatar Football Association (QFA) official said on Saturday.
May 27, 2016
Even before Ahly’s huge win, the Italian club suggested they could be searching for one more Egyptian standout, Alaa Abdel-Ghani reports
The Spanish football player was given a tour of the not-yet-open Grand Egyptian Museum
The Ladies European Tour is set to break new ground this winter when it stages an event in Qatar for the first time.
Los Blancos made the decision to dispense with the services of the former Liverpool manager earlier this year and have turned their season around with Zizou at the helm
May 26, 2016
Has anyone ever told you that you can’t do something? And that “something” is out of your league and will forever be...
Jordan women’s U-19 national football team regrouped on Wednesday to start preparations for the Asian Group A qualifiers for the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-19 Women’s Championship.
For the ninth year in a row, Palestinians in the city of Rafah will organize a football tournament in the memory of Rachel Corrie...
OSN, the home to all WWE programming in the Middle East, announced that Smackdown will now air live – for the first time ever...
The Spanish defender praised Zizou for the impact he's had since occupying the Bernabeu hotseat and believes the former France captain has healed the scars left by Rafael Benitez
Oman's Fatma al Nabhani advanced to the second round of the US$25,000 ITF Incheon Women's Challenger tournament in Incheon, South Korea on Wednesday.
May 25, 2016
Egyptain sympathetic with tired rival after posting straight-set win in PSA Dubai World Series Finals
Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic says that Salah 'speaks about Egypt all the time'
More than 90,000 security and specialty forces will be deployed across France during the Euro 2016 football championship this summer, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Wednesday.
Having suffered a thigh tear over the weekend, the Real Madrid centre-half has been replaced with the 30-year-old Sevilla man by Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps
Enyimba FC of Aba will take on the five-time African champions Zamalek in the group stage of the CAF Champions League having been drawn together in Group B.
May 24, 2016
The Real Madrid striker is wanted by the Portuguese, who is preparing to take over at Old Trafford following the sacking of Louis van Gaal, and a bid is in the pipeline
Zayed Sports City upbeat about hosting event and working with continental body
Egypt need to avoid a loss by 4 points in their upcoming clash against Tanzania to secure a place in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is confident star striker Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the upcoming Champions League final clash against Atletico Madrid despite an injury scare.
Security concerns stirred by perceived lapses during the domestic cup final at the Stade de France prompted Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve to promise improvements to security measures on Monday for the upcoming Euro 2016 tournament.
May 23, 2016
Al Shabab FC has reached a three-years deal with @SamiAlJaber
Speculation in the French press had centred on the government-owned holding company
Many footballers go off to different parts of the world to spend their vacations, but Arsenal’s German attacking midfielder Mesut Özil was seen in Mecca last week performing Umrah pilgrimage.
The chairmen of the six GCC football associations along with chiefs of Yemen and Iraq decided on Saturday that Qatar will host the 23rd edition of the Gulf Cup.
The former Roma defender has fallen down the pecking order at the Allianz Arena this season and the Gunners will lodge a bid for the 29-year-old this week
Mourad Laachraoui is the younger brother of Najim, one of two suicide bombers who killed 32 people in March.
May 22, 2016
Leicester City, Arsenal and Tottenham have all been linked with the prolific striker, and the Sporting boss would like to receive every penny of his heft release clause
Victory over Sakhnin ensures Southerners edge Maccabi TA in dramatic final day to the season.
EFA's boss resigns after warning from FIFA that Egypt could be suspended from international football due to 'government interference'
Woot, woot! Qatar’s most promising footballer, 19-year-old international Akram Afif, has made it to the Spanish La Liga. He officially just signed...
Oman’s tennis star Fatma al Nabhani hopes for a better show at the US$25,000 ITF Incheon Women's Challenger tournament in South Korea after making an exit in the quarterfinals of the Goyang event in South Korea on Friday.
May 21, 2016
The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) has conducted a study to explore the sports preferences of female Emirati youth....
Due to the current situation in the Gaza Strip, and with the numerous difficulties Gazans face, they try hard to escape from their reality by entertaining themselves, for example, by playing and watching football.
There are straightforward wins and then there are those where a team pulls off a great turnaround and produces a win that remain etched in the memories of players and fans alike for long.
Ahly star Moemen Zakariya expressed his absolute elation at the club’s first win against Italian club AS Roma since 2002 on Friday afternoon.
May 19, 2016
Roma's coach prepares for Ahly friendly as official game to save the team's reputation
When Yara Shalaby got lost in the desert during her first race, she felt she had handed victory to all those who had mocked her decision to become Egypt's first woman rally driver.
A Swiss spell with Basel was vital in helping Mohamed Elneny quickly adapt to life in the English Premier League after sealing a dream move to Arsenal, the Egyptian midfielder said on Wednesday.
Asian champion Oman will take part in the fourth edition of the International Beach Soccer Championship that will be held in Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt from May 27-June 1.
The European football championship that is being hosted by France this summer could be the target of terrorist attacks, Germany's Federal Criminal Police Office said in a report leaked to mass circulation newspaper...
May 18, 2016
Young football fans at the world's second largest refugee camp of Zaatari had the opportunity today to dribble the ball with football superstar Mesut Ozil, midfielder of both the German National Team and Arsenal FC.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has been awarded the Stadium Design of the Year award for Al Rayyan Stadium at the 2016 World Stadium Congress in Doha.
The Real Madrid striker has come under attack after appearing in an Israeli TV advert
The World Stadium Congress launched Tuesday in Doha in partnership with the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy amid the participation of over 300 of the world's most reputable stadium operators...
Footballers from Denmark and Norway on Tuesday slammed working conditions for migrant workers employed for 2022 World Cup construction projects in Qatar as "modern slavery".
May 17, 2016
Prince Ali bin Hussein feels that Infantino's proposals during the 66th FIFA Congress were intended to undermine measures against corruption http://goo.gl/nl7L5b
The security chief for the European Championship revealed that France will deploy anti-drone technology that will interfere with and take control of any flying machines that violate no-fly zones over stadiums.
Ahly Jeddah winger Mohamed Abdel-Shafi rejoins the Pharaohs after missing Nigeria matches with a knee injury
Two Omani shooters, Wadha al Balushi and Hamed al Khatri, have been handed wild cards by the IOC to take part in the 2016 Olympic Games that will be held in the Brazilian capital of Rio de Janeiro from August 5-21.
Researchers from the University of Missouri have found that exercise can play a more significant role than diet in fighting against obesity.
The Cabinet of Kuwait was "very unhappy" over FIFA Congress vote that failed to lift a suspension of the nation's football association.