Medhi Benatia (Photo:
July 30, 2016 - 21:10 GMT
The defender netted his second strike for the club since joining from Bayern Munich on loan as the Serie A champions came from behind to taste victory in Hong Kong
Riyad Mahrez (Photo: @goal)
July 30, 2016 - 21:06 GMT
The Algeria international has been linked with a summer exit from the King Power Stadium but his manager insists he is very happy and is hopeful he will sign a new deal
WADA logo
July 30, 2016 - 21:03 GMT
The International Olympic Committee is looking at a new test for gene doping, although it won’t be used at the Rio de Janeiro Games, the IOC’s medical and scientific director said.
Youssef Masrahi
July 30, 2016 - 20:54 GMT
Saudi Youssef Masrahi, the Asian 400m record holder, will miss the Rio Olympics 2016 for doping after failing a drugs test.
Georges Leekens
July 29, 2016 - 19:30 GMT
Former coach Mohamed Helmi resigned following Sundowns defeat in the African Champions League
Last week Brazilian federal police arrested 10 people suspected of plotting a terrorist attack at the Games
July 29, 2016 - 19:27 GMT
A Brazilian reporter entered the athletics stadium for the Rio Olympics without any accreditation and spent two hours there before being noticed by security, he said on Friday.
Karim Benzema
July 29, 2016 - 19:25 GMT
The French forward is still missing for coach Zinedine Zidane and that means Los Blancos are forced to continue their preparations without him
The opening ceremony for the games is just a week away
July 29, 2016 - 19:19 GMT
That is the advice from health experts to Olympic athletes preparing to compete in the polluted waters of Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay, where drug-resistant super bacteria have been found in abundance.
July 28, 2016 - 17:48 GMT
Moroccan midfielder Mbark Boussoufa joins on a two-year deal from Lokomotiv Moscow
Zinedine Zidane
July 28, 2016 - 17:35 GMT
The European champions were well beaten by Paris Saint-Germain in their first pre-season match and the coach admits his side were off the pace
Zamalek's outgoing coach Mohamed Helmi (Photo: Ahram)
July 28, 2016 - 15:23 GMT
Mohamed Helmi stepped down as Zamalek coach late on Wednesday following the team’s second defeat by South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns in 10 days, the club’s outspoken chairman Mortada Mansour said.
July 28, 2016 - 03:27 GMT
Since the Olympics are scheduled to begin in the first week of August, there is to be an excitement in the air. This excitement seems to be adopted by the most used messaging app platform WhatsApp too...
Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika
July 28, 2016 - 03:19 GMT
President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Wednesday transmitted encouragement to the Algerian sports delegation before flying to Rio de Janeiro to compete in the Olympic Games -2016 (OG-2016).
Zinedine Zidane
July 27, 2016 - 17:38 GMT
The Frenchman says he has not given up hope of luring the Juventus star, who has emerged as Manchester United's top transfer target, to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer
Security forces stands guard in the streets of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 24, 2016 enhancing security ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be held in Brazil from August 5-21 and September 7-18 respectively.
July 27, 2016 - 16:28 GMT
Brazil's Counter-terrorism Director Luiz Alberto Sallaberry has revealed that the threat by the ISIS to the Olympic Games is genuine.
(From L-R) Palestinian Football Association president Jibril Rajoub, Chairman of the FIFA Monitoring Committee Israel-Palestine Tokyo Sexwale and Israel's Football Association president Ofer Eini, shake hands at the end of a press conference in the West Bank city of Jericho, following a meeting on December 16, 2015. AFP PHOTO /
July 27, 2016 - 15:53 GMT
Far-left organization joins PA official Jibril Rajoub in calling for teams from 'settlements' to leave Israeli league or face consequences.