December 08, 2016 - 21:52 GMT
An innovative new roof is in the process of being installed at Khalifa International Stadium, which will provide more shade to the stands and pitch, while also letting enough sunlight through to the turf for natural growth of the grass.
December 08, 2016 - 21:46 GMT
Following the abuse scandal that has rocked British football, Fifa chief Gianni Infantino says guilty parties must be punished severely
December 08, 2016 - 21:42 GMT
Dynamo Kiev and Besiktas have been charged by European football governing body UEFA for the behaviour of their fans after violence marred Tuesday's Champions League match.
December 08, 2016 - 21:36 GMT
The outgoing minster for sports and youth of the federal government of Somalia Mohamed Abdullah Hassan Nuh and his main rival candidate Ahmed Irro were disqualified from the lower house election.
December 07, 2016 - 18:37 GMT
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday extended provisional sanctions imposed on Russia over allegations of systematic anti-doping violations until further notice.
December 07, 2016 - 18:26 GMT
The Napoli left-back is being tracked by the Premier League side, but the Rojiblancos have added him to their list of targets ahead of the January transfer window
December 07, 2016 - 16:26 GMT
The centre-back is happy with the atmosphere in the dressing room under the French coach and feels he has proved to be the right man to lead the team
December 07, 2016 - 16:10 GMT
Kuwait Football Association Chairman Fawaz Al-Hasawi remains at the helm of KFA, secretary general of an interim committee in charge of KFA Dr Mohammad Khalil said yesterday.
December 07, 2016 - 15:42 GMT
The 56-year-old Dubai-based Austrian Maximilian Zechmann was caddying for France’s Anne-Lise Caudal when he collapsed on the 13th fairway.
December 06, 2016 - 18:59 GMT
Dutchman Pim Verbeek, who was on Sunday named by the Oman Football Association (OFA) as the front-runner to take over as the national team coach, is expected to arrive in Muscat this week.
December 06, 2016 - 18:39 GMT
Spanish football star Xavi Hernandez has made Qatar his second home. The legendary midfielder joined Qatar Stars League side Al Sadd last season, after 24 years playing for Spanish giants Barcelona.
December 06, 2016 - 16:51 GMT
Football players, particularly linemen, may have higher risk of elevated blood pressure and potentially harmful structural changes in the heart, a new study suggests.
December 06, 2016 - 16:34 GMT
The Ladies European Tour returns to the Majlis Course at Emirates Golf Club for the 11th Omega Dubai Ladies Masters featuring the strongest ever field of competitors, including nine of this year’s tournament champions and 19 stars of the Olympic Games from Rio.
December 06, 2016 - 15:39 GMT
Fawaz Al-Hassawi’s resignation was linked to a dispute over player suspensions
December 05, 2016 - 17:21 GMT
Social media sensation using her UAE return this week to shine a light on cyberbullying