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 Real Madrid forward Lucas Vazquez (center) visits the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo: Lucas Vazquez/Instagram)
December 14, 2017 - 23:00 GMT
Several Real Madrid players and wives visited the Sheikh Zayed Mosque this week in Abu Dhabi.
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation logo
December 14, 2017 - 22:52 GMT
The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) has announced a rookie 24-man national team squad for the Gulf Cup in Kuwait later this month.
The France international twice hit the woodwork against Al Jazira but his coach is not pushing for a replacement
December 14, 2017 - 22:41 GMT
The France international twice hit the woodwork against Al Jazira but his coach is not pushing for a replacement
Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) vies for the header with al-Jazira's Emirati defender Musallem Fayez (C) and Emirati forward Ali Mabkhout (R) during the FIFA Club World Cup semi-final match in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi on December 13, 2017.
GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP
December 14, 2017 - 14:33 GMT
Coach concedes La Liga giants deserved to reach final having only lacked luck in breaking his side down
Says search for new strikers not necessary despite failure to net several chances
December 14, 2017 - 14:09 GMT
Says search for new strikers not necessary despite failure to net several chances
Sir Mo Farah
December 14, 2017 - 13:43 GMT
British distance running ace Sir Mo Farah will be the star attraction in the Ooredoo Doha Marathon on January 12, 2018, Ooredoo and Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) announced yesterday.
Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale (L) is congratulated after scoring by teammate Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) during the FIFA Club World Cup semi-final match in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi on December 13, 2017.
GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP
December 13, 2017 - 19:09 GMT
Real Madrid defeated Al Jazira 2-1 in the Club World Cup semi-finals, but it was far from plain sailing for the European champions.
The draws were held at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt Wednesday afternoon.
December 13, 2017 - 18:42 GMT
Egyptian popular club Zamalek have been drawn to play directly in the round of the 32 of the 2018 African Confederation Cup against the winners of Zimamoto of Zanzibar and Wolaitta Dicha of Ethiopia, hosting the second leg at home.
CAF Champions League logo
December 13, 2017 - 17:10 GMT
Egypt's Ahly will face the winner between Gabon's CF Mounana and Burkina Faso's Rail Club du Kadiogo in the 2018 CAF Champions League round of 32 as...
Mohamed Salah
December 13, 2017 - 16:58 GMT
After Liverpool F.C.’s forward Mohamed Salah won the BBC African Footballer of the Year Award 2017 on Monday, many football...
Real coach puts Ronaldo ahead of Messi, then slates VARs and red card rule
December 13, 2017 - 16:34 GMT
Real coach puts Ronaldo ahead of Messi, then slates VARs and red card rule
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
December 13, 2017 - 15:03 GMT
A number of Kuwaiti footballers said that the national team was ready to take part in the 23rd Gulf to be held in Kuwait between December 22 and January 5.
Atletico Madrid team
December 12, 2017 - 20:56 GMT
Cairo giants Ahly have reached an agreement with Spanish side Atletico Madrid to play a friendly at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab Stadium on 30 December under the slogan "Peace against Terrorism."
 The attacking duo partook in the Reds' annual visit to the hospital in the Merseyside where they interacted and shared gifts to young children
December 12, 2017 - 20:07 GMT
The attacking duo partook in the Reds' annual visit to the hospital in the Merseyside where they interacted and shared gifts to young children
Pakistan's Nasir Jamshed plays a shot during the Pool B Cricket World Cup match between United Arab Emirates and Pakistan at McLean Park in Napier on March 4, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / Michael Bradley
MICHAEL BRADLEY / AFP
December 12, 2017 - 19:10 GMT
Fomer Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed has been banned for a year for failing to co-operate with the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU)...
Urawa Reds' Japanese midfielder Yosuke Kashiwagi (L) celebrates after scoring a goal with Urawa Reds' Brazilian defender Mauricio Antonio during the fifth place FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 football match Wydad Casablanca vs Urawa Reds at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium on December 12, 2017 in Al Ain.
GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP
December 12, 2017 - 18:21 GMT
Moroccan side put up a brave fight against ACL winners