The ethics committee has recommended Platini be banned for life
November 24, 2015 - 22:18 GMT
The ethics committee of world football governing body FIFA has recommended UEFA president Michel Platini be banned for life, a report said Tuesday.
November 24, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
The 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament’s, AWST, Organising Committee has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Etisalat, making the Telecoms Corporation the first Platinum Sponsor of the Sharjah 2016 Tournament.
5 apps every football fan should have on their phone (source: Shutterstock)
November 24, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
When you’re a die-hard football fan, you want updates on your team immediately. There’s no such thing as patience when an important match is on the line. Here are five apps that will keep you in the know wherever you are:
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland poses with his trophy after winning the DP World Tour Golf Championship in Dubai, on November 22, 2015. The $8 million DP World Tour Championship features the top-60 players in the Race to Dubai. AFP PHOTO / MARWAN NAAMANI
November 24, 2015 - 14:23 GMT
Former world number one golfer Rory McIlroy has said that one of his goals for 2016 is to play in the Masters tournament which would consequently complete his Grand Slam's set of winning all four majors.
PSG to make further tribute to Paris attack victims
November 24, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
The words 'je suis Paris' will replace the sponsor on Paris Saint-Germain's shirts for the next two games after the recent attacks in the French capital
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix organisers pull out all stops
November 23, 2015 - 22:33 GMT
Yas Marina Circuit officials on Monday revealed some of the preparations involved to ensure that the venue is ready for the anticipated 60,000 sellout audience for the Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix between Friday and Sunday.
Iran men’s national handball team (source:
November 23, 2015 - 16:37 GMT
Iran defeated Saudi Arabia in the 2015 Asian Qualification Tournament on Sunday and made its way to the semifinals.
November 23, 2015 - 14:20 GMT
The inaugural Oman Skating Championship will be held at the premises of the Oman Automobile Association (OAA) on November 28.
Blatter says he remained psychologically strong which is why he was able to overcome the situation
November 23, 2015 - 14:11 GMT
FIFA's embattled president Sepp Blatter has revealed that he feared he would die when he recently got hospitalized due to stress injury.
Zidane not ready to manage Real Madrid
November 23, 2015 - 00:29 GMT
The France international has been tipped to replace Rafa Benitez but has explained why he is not looking to succeed the Spaniard this season
Manuel Gesualdo Ferreira
November 22, 2015 - 23:51 GMT
Zamalek Sports Club has issued a statement in response to Portuguese coach Manuel Gesualdo Ferreira’s decision to suddenly terminate his contract with the club on Saturday.
Social Media for Fitness (source:
November 22, 2015 - 18:13 GMT
It may seem anecdotal, but ask just about anyone who's had a serious fitness regimen about the role of social motivation, and you'll hear stories of running partners, gym buddies and well...
Emirates, ATP enter 'biggest' sponsorship deal (source:
November 22, 2015 - 16:21 GMT
Emirates and the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) have elevated their partnership announcing Dubai-based airline as the Premier Partner of the ATP World Tour from 2016.
Rivaldo believes now is the time for Real Madrid to make Zidane their head coach
November 22, 2015 - 14:49 GMT
The Brazilian feels it is time for the Frenchman to take over at the Bernabeu and offered his congratulations to Barcelona following their Clasico win
Orlando Pirates' Lehlogonolo Masalesa (R) vies with Etoile du Sahel's Mohamed Amine Ben Amor (L) during the first final of the 2015 CAF - Confederation of African Football Cup match between South Africa's Orlando Pirates and Tunisia's Etoile du Sahel on November 21, 2015 at the Orlando Pirates Stadium in Johannesburg. AFP PHOTO / GORDON HARNOLS
November 22, 2015 - 08:09 GMT
Tunisia's Etoile Sahel struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw away to South Africa's Orlando Pirates in the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup final on Saturday.
China's Guangzhou Evergrande players celebrate their win in the AFC Champions League football final against UAE's Al Ahli in Guangzhou, in southern China's Guangdong province on November 21, 2015. China's Guangzhou Evergrande beat Al Ahli of UAE 1-0 to earn their second AFC Champions League title in three years. AFP PHOTO
November 21, 2015 - 19:59 GMT
A moment of magic from Brazil’s Elkeson earned China’s Guangzhou Evergrande their second AFC Champions League title in three years on Saturday after a tense second leg of their final against UAE’s Al Ahli.