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Young supporters of the Real Madrid football club attend on May 28, 2016 in the Iraqi town of Balad, a memorial ceremony for friends and relatives killed two weeks earlier in a deadly shooting attack on their fan club officials say left 16 people dead. The deadly attack was claimed by the Islamic State group and sparked an outpouring of sympathy from the football world.
Jean-Marc Mojon / AFP
May 30, 2016 - 16:03 GMT
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.
Photo: cavb.org
May 30, 2016 - 15:26 GMT
Morocco will organize this year's Men's U21 African Nations Championship in Tangier town from September 18-24.
Zinedine Zidane
May 30, 2016 - 15:12 GMT
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
Ahmed Elmohamady
May 29, 2016 - 18:34 GMT
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.
The Omani representatives were followed by the delegations of Bahrain, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates, Morocco and Iraq, that threatened to leave the tournament
May 29, 2016 - 17:14 GMT
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.
Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane poses with the trophy after Real Madrid won the UEFA Champions League final football match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid at San Siro Stadium in Milan, on May 28, 2016.
Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP
May 29, 2016 - 16:28 GMT
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
Real Madrid's French forward Karim Benzema poses on the pitch with the trophy after Real Madrid won the UEFA Champions League final football match against Atletico Madrid at the San Siro Stadium in Milan on May 28, 2016. Real Madrid beat city rivals Atletico for the second time in three years to win the Champions League for the 11th time.
Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP
May 29, 2016 - 16:08 GMT
Manchester United are reportedly interested in reuniting Jose Mourinho with the France international, who won the Champions League on Saturday
An Iraqi man walks past a poster bearing the portraits of the victims at a cafe, that was popular with local fans of Spain's Real Madrid football club, in the Balad area, north of the capital Baghdad, on May 14, 2016, a day after a deadly raid claimed by Islamic State group militants. At least 16 people were killed and 30 wounded, including several members of the security forces, in the attack in the town of Balad and the ensuing chase, officials said.
AHMAD AL-RUBAYE / AFP
May 29, 2016 - 15:57 GMT
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
The logo for the UEFA Euro 2016 championships
May 28, 2016 - 23:07 GMT
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.
Riyad Mahrez
May 28, 2016 - 22:58 GMT
Algerian midfielder who plays for Leicester City (English Premier League), Riyad Mahrez received, Friday, a trophy for his “exceptional performances” from Djamel Ould Abbes...
The scientists calling for an Olympics postponement come from famous universities such as Oxford, Harvard and Yale
May 28, 2016 - 22:53 GMT
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.
Qatar football team
May 28, 2016 - 22:50 GMT
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.
Mohamed Salah
May 27, 2016 - 17:59 GMT
Even before Ahly’s huge win, the Italian club suggested they could be searching for one more Egyptian standout,  Alaa Abdel-Ghani reports
Puyol riding a camel at the Giza pyramids (photo: Al-Ahram)
May 27, 2016 - 17:49 GMT
The Spanish football player was given a tour of the not-yet-open Grand Egyptian Museum
The Qatar Ladies Open will be held from November 23-26 at the Doha Golf Club
May 27, 2016 - 17:25 GMT
The Ladies European Tour is set to break new ground this winter when it stages an event in Qatar for the first time.
Ancelotti: Zidane has knowledge because he was a fantastic player
May 27, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
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