It’s not with regularity that the Indian national football team takes to the pitch nowadays. However, with its first international friendly in over seven months being played out in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, droves of the Blue Tigers’ fans peered eagerly onto their laptop and computer screens to gauge the performance of their beloved team in

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Michael Keane said he is flattered by interest from some of the Premier League’s biggest clubs but insists he is happy at Burnley. Keane has flourished since leaving Manchester United for Burnley in 2015, and now Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City are reportedly eyeing the defender. Keane: England debut a dream come true The 24-year-old

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BY        ZULHILMI ZAINAL       Follow on Twitter Just two days before the election for the Malaysian FA (FAM) posts is set to be held, Tan Sri Annuar Musa has backed out of the two-horse presidential race. In an announcement made on his social media on Thursday afternoon, Annuar revealed his decision

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A-League preview: Perth v Sydney FC

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 7 h 00 min

MATCH DETAILS  Sunday, 26 March 2017 Perth Glory v Sydney FC nib Stadium, Perth Kick-Off: 4:00PM (Local) (7:00PM AEDT) Referee: Kris Griffiths-Jones Assistant Referee 1: Josh Mannella Assistant Referee 2: Matthew Southern Fourth Official: Adam Fielding TV Broadcast: Live coverage on Fox Sports 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT) and Sky Sport 3 (New Zealand) Radio Broadcast: ABC Grandstand Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile App – A-league

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A-League preview: Roar v Victory

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 6 h 24 min

A Saturday night sizzler awaits at Suncorp Stadium as Brisbane Roar look to put a turbulent week behind them, while Melbourne Victory attempt to keep the race for the Premiers Plate alive.  MATCH DETAILS Saturday, 25 March 2017 Brisbane Roar FC v Melbourne Victory Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Kick-Off: 6:50PM (Local) (7:50PM AEDT) Referee: Matthew Conger Assistant Referee 1: Nathan

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A-League preview: Mariners v Reds

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 6 h 23 min

Who will claim the cellar-dweller battle in Gosford? MATCH DETAILS Saturday, 25 March 2017 Central Coast Mariners v Adelaide United Central Coast Stadium, Gosford Kick-Off: 5:35PM (Local) (5:35PM AEDT) Referee: Kurt Ams Assistant Referee 1: Owen Goldrick Assistant Referee 2: James Cleal Fourth Official: Shaun Evans TV Broadcast: Live coverage on Fox Sports 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT) and delayed

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A-League preview: Phoenix v Jets

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 5 h 55 min

MATCH DETAILS Sunday, 26 March 2017 Wellington Phoenix v Newcastle Jets Westpac Stadium, Wellington Kick-Off: 7:00PM (Local) (5:00PM AEDT) Referee: Jonathan Barreiro Assistant Referee 1: Glen Lochrie Assistant Referee 2: Mark Rule Fourth Official: Alex King TV Broadcast: Live coverage on Fox Sports 505 from 5.00pm (AEDT) Radio Broadcast: ABC Grandstand Online & via the ABC Radio Mobile

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In 2013, the year Puerto Rico fell just short in its first World Baseball Classic final, a 21-year-old Marcus Stroman shared with the world his hope to one day represent the island territory, native to his mother, in the tournament. “That would be unreal,” he tweeted, with no way of knowing the undue hostility that would come from changing

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A-League preview: Wanderers v City

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 5 h 41 min

MATCH DETAILS Friday, 24 March 2017 Western Sydney Wanderers FC v Melbourne City Spotless Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park Kick-Off: 7:50pm (Local) (7:50pm (AEDT)) Referee: Jarred Gillett Assistant Referee 1: Scott Edeling Assistant Referee 2: Lance Greenshields Fourth Official: Stephen Lucas TV Broadcast: Live coverage on Fox Sports 505 from 7.00pm (AEDT), SBS VICELAND from 7.30pm AEDT and Sky Sport 4 (New Zealand) Radio Broadcast: ABC Grandstand

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Full back Behich has been a fixture at Bursaspor playing all but one of his side’s games in Turkey’s Super Lig and has previous experience in the national team.  Smith has been on the fringes in the Premiership with the Cherries since his move from Liverpool in the off season, but his prodigious fitness and attacking

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Sporting News baseball writer Ryan Fagan is on an eight-day, 11-game, 15-team road trip through Florida’s spring training sites. He’s updating a daily quick-hit blog here and filing longer pieces — like this one — on a regular basis. SARASOTA, Fla. — Chris Archer made a start Wednesday evening, though it probably wasn’t the game he really

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Melbourne City skipper Bruno Fornaroli has hailed the rise of winger Nick Fitzgerald as his side prepare to face a resurgent Wanderers in the Harbour City tomorrow night (Fri).  FITZY ON FIRE THIS SEASON All this in just 33 minutes! Nick Fitzgerald’s super sub stats for @MelbourneCity earn him the Player of the Week! #MCYvNEW pic.twitter.com/UabRC5UfOJ — Fox Sports

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Russell Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season Wednesday, and it may have been his most impressive. Westbrook, who is now six triple-doubles shy of tying Oscar Robertson’s single-season record, scored 18 points on a perfect 6-of-6 from the field, and a perfect 6-for-6 from the free-throw line, with 14 assists and 11 rebounds in

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BY        ZULHILMI ZAINAL       Follow on Twitter Malaysia head coach Datuk Ong Kim Swee was able to see the lighter side of things, following his charges’ 0-0 draw against Philippines in their Wednesday friendly, the fourth consecutive goalless draw between the two sides. “Maybe there’s a curse on the Philippines and

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Jameis Winston’s grandmother dies at age 70

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 5 h 06 min

When Jameis Winston earned his first big NFL paycheck he used a solid portion of it to help his grandmother, Myrtle Winston, live more comfortably by buying her a brand-new chair to relax in when she watched him play games. “It was like a $4,000 chair,” Winston said, via ESPN.com. “It was one of those

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Christian Fuchs strongly denied Leicester City players came together to have Premier League-winning manager Claudio Ranieri sacked. Ranieri was sensationally relieved of his duties in February, just nine months after leading Leicester to a remarkable Premier League title. Muller on ‘cheesy’ Podolski script The English champions were unable to replicate that form this campaign amid

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Brazil ready to suffer against Uruguay – Tite

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 4 h 43 min

Brazil coach Tite says his side is ready to “suffer” when they meet Uruguay in Thursday’s World Cup qualifier. The Selecao have cruised to six consecutive victories in qualifying since Tite’s June 2016 appointment, and could secure their place at Russia 2018 with a favourable result in Montevideo. READ MORE: Brazil’s WCQ campaign so far | Tite

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Socceroo skipper pledges positive approach

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 4 h 10 min

Captain Mile Jedinak has confirmed a consistent approach for the Socceroos ahead of tonight’s AFC World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Tehran. “We go into every game to get three points,” he said. “It’s why we play the game, but we all know football doesn’t work that way. “[Tonight] is going to be no different in terms of our

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The champagne was on ice, but at this point it’s just bobbing around in buckets of water. Children that weren’t yet conceived were born in the time Mexico fans have been waiting to celebrate Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez tying Mexico’s all-time scoring record. The chatter started before that, at the start of 2016 when they looked at the

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Socceroos boss speaks ahead of Iraq

Par dans Sport le 23 March 2017 à 3 h 47 min

It’s about us, not them. That’s the message from Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou ahead of tonight’s crucial World Cup qualifier against Iraq in Tehran. “No, I don’t think they can beat Australia, because I’m the Australian coach,” Postecoglou replied at the official pre-match press conference when asked if he thought Iraq could emerge victorious tonight. “If I thought that,

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