Robbie Keane (Photo: Miguel Medina / AFP)
August 25, 2016 - 19:19 GMT
Robbie Keane has announced that Ireland's friendly against Oman in Dublin on August 31 will be his last international outing.
Beitar Jerusalem fans cheer on their team prior to the UEFA Europa League play-off football match between Beitar Jerusalem and AS Saint-Etienne, at the Itztadion Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem on August 17, 2016. Saint-Etienne beat Beitar Jerusalem 2-1.
August 25, 2016 - 18:40 GMT
Security has been increased ahead of Thursday night's game between Beitar Jerusalem and St. Etienne; pro-Palestinian rally expected.
Saudi Arabia's delegation parades during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 5, 2016.
August 25, 2016 - 16:51 GMT
No medals were won at the Rio Olympics by either men or women in the Saudi team made up of 13 athletes.
Nabil Bentaleb
August 25, 2016 - 16:03 GMT
The out-of-favour Spurs academy graduate has moved to the Veltins Arena on a season-long loan deal after completing a medical at the Bundesliga club.
Hossam El-Badry (Photo: Ahram)
August 25, 2016 - 11:48 GMT
Hossam El-Badry will lead Ahly for a third stint despite an acrimonious departure in 2013 after Egypt’s most successful club named him as a manager on Wednesday as they hope to alter a stunning decline in form.
PSG team (Photo: Boris Horvat / AFP)
August 24, 2016 - 20:03 GMT
French football champions Paris Saint Germain (PSG) will receive 175 million euros (Dh727.8 million) from the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) to promote tourism in the Gulf country, according to media reports on Wednesday.
Abeer Abdel Rahman (Photo:
August 24, 2016 - 17:57 GMT
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) announced on Wednesday that the bronze medal for women's weightlifting at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games is to be re-destributed to Egyptian Abeer Abdel Rahman...
The players thanked the Queen for her role in promoting equality and sports in Jordan
August 24, 2016 - 17:22 GMT
Her Majesty Queen Rania met with female football players in the U-17 national football team, while training at the Amman International Stadium on Tuesday.
Ronaldo is bidding to equal Messi with the most UEFA accolades since the inception of the prize in 2011
August 24, 2016 - 16:39 GMT
Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo, who is the frontrunner to clinch UEFA Best Player in Europe award, has labelled the 2015-16 season as one of the finest of his professional football career.
August 24, 2016 - 15:26 GMT
Manchester City Football Club are launching the new City Football Schools season in the UAE with an expanded team of professional coaches and female-only sessions for young players.
Mohamed Ihab
August 23, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab, who won the bronze medal at this month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has said he submitted an application for Qatari citizenship prior to the Games due to a lack of support for his sporting career in Egypt.
Celtic fans wave Palestinians flags when their team played an Israeli side last Wednesday in Glasgow
August 23, 2016 - 18:12 GMT
When Glasgow Celtic fans raised Palestinian flags during a match last week with an Israeli team, they were not only sending an infuriating message to the Israelis...
Ahmed Elmohamady
August 23, 2016 - 15:55 GMT
Egypt's assistant coach speaks about Ahmed Elmohamady's recent return to the Pharaohs
The celebration began with the Jordanian and Canadian national anthems, followed by a speech of the JCS president Ziad Malawi Freihat
August 23, 2016 - 15:17 GMT
Jordanian community in Canada celebrated champion Ahmed Abu Ghaush, who won the gold medal in Taekwondo at the 2016 Olympic Games held in Rio Brazil.
August 23, 2016 - 12:44 GMT
Supporters showed solidarity with the country during their Champions League play-off tie with Israeli side Hapoel Be’er Sheva last Wednesday, causing the club to be fined
Olympic bronze medalist, Sergiu Toma,with his medal during the press conference at UAE Judo Federation in Abu Dhabi (Photo: Ahmed Kutty/Gulf News)
August 22, 2016 - 19:50 GMT
My life hasn’t changed after winning the medal, he says