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November 12, 2013

Ahly player to apologize for flashing Islamist salute, says agent
15:12 GMT

Ahmed Sheeha, business agent for Ahly football player Ahmed Abdel Zaher, said his client is preparing an apology for flashing a salute affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood after scoring a second goal against the Orlando Pirates this weekend.

Tottenham Hotspur: Why 26 Million Can't Find the Back of the Net
11:47 GMT

Spanish forward Roberto Soldado has found it quite difficult to add to his goal tally and has not been able to reach his form that he had displayed in the La liga.

Jordan-Uruguay Preview: Hosts seek first-leg advantage over star-studded South Americans
09:50 GMT

Hossam Hassan will be desperately hoping that his side can take a lead with them to Montevideo if they are to overcome a side featuring Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani

Chelsea plotting 60-mln-pound bid for Monaco's Radamel Falcao
09:00 GMT

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho will fly to South America this week to watch Monaco's Colombian forward Radamel Falcao ahead of sanctioning a 60 million-pound move for the striker.

November 11, 2013

Arsenal star calls for quick return to form
21:12 GMT

Arsenal's 1-0 defeat against Manchester United on Sunday brought an end to a spectacular run in away matches for the gunners.

Messi out for up to two months
14:50 GMT

The Argentine suffered a hamstring tear against Betis on Sunday and now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines, while Cesc Fabregas has pulled out of the Spain squad due to injury

Ahly football star to be questioned over flashing Rabaa sign
14:43 GMT

Ahly Club technical manager Mohamed Youssef will refer star striker Ahmed Abdel Zaher for investigations for making a four-fingered Rabaa al-Adaweya salute after scoring the club's second goal against the Orlando Pirates on Sunday.

Messi should take time out - Fabregas
11:37 GMT

The former Arsenal midfielder believes that his Argentine team-mate must rest to recover from his latest injury to make sure that it does not end up ruining his season

FIFA says 2022 World Cup not to be moved to year beginning to avoid clash with Winter Olympics
07:33 GMT

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will not be moved to January or February 2022 in order to avoid clashing with the Winter Olympics, which are also to be held that year.

November 10, 2013

Ibrahimovic playing better than Ronaldo and Messi - Thiago Silva
22:06 GMT

The Brazil defender has thrown his backing behind the Sweden international as the football world prepares to vote for the world's best player over the past year

Manchester United 1-0 Arsenal: Van Persie on target as champions close gap on title-chasers
18:19 GMT

The former Gunner headed home from a corner in the first half to give his side the lead, before the hosts held on for an important victory against Arsene Wenger's below-par team

Arsenal news: Gunners projected lineup against Manchester United
14:20 GMT

Arsenal are flying high this season as things at the moment could hardly get any better for the club. Although they have had a struggle with injuries this season, the club continue to massively impressive.

Manchester United news: Red Devils projected lineup against Arsenal
14:17 GMT

Manchester United have a massive ask to take on and defeat an in-form Arsenal side when the Gunners head to Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.

Negredo: I could see Messi moving to England
11:48 GMT

The Manchester City striker suggests that the Argentine superstar could "get bored" of La Liga and would not be surprised if he decided to try his luck in England

I'm playing well with Bale, says Ronaldo
07:07 GMT

The Blancos star hailed the team's effort after demolishing Real Sociedad, while goalkeeper Diego Lopez rejected claims he has a difficult relationship with Iker Casillas