Fri01192018

LAST_UPDATEFri, 19 Jan 2018 11am

Sanchez 'Half In, Half Out' Of Arsenal, Says Wenger

Pic: ReutersAlexis Sanchez is “half in, half out” of Arsenal, manager Arsene Wenger said after the Chilean, widely tipped to leave the Emirates, was left out of the squad for their 2-1 Premier League defeat against Bournemouth on Sunday.

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Barcelona Emerge From Summer Of Gloom To Shine Again

Pic: ReutersMADRID: After producing a sensational comeback from two goals down to beat Real Sociedad 4-2 on Sunday, Barcelona sit nine points clear at the top of La Liga and everything in their garden looks rosy again.

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Ryan Giggs: Manchester United Legend Set To Be Named Wales Manager

Pic: Getty Images (Ryan Giggs was Manchester United interim manager for four games in 2014)Ryan Giggs is set to be named the new Wales manager on a four-year contract.

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Federer Says He Should Not Be Favourite At 36

Pic: ReutersMELBOURNE: Roger Federer says a 36-year-old should not really be considered a favourite for the Australian Open, although when the man in question is himself, no one was taking him seriously.

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Team Europe Lifts Eurasia Cup For Second Time

SHAH ALAM -- Team Europe put on a strong challenge in the final round of the 2018 EurAsia Cup and comfortably outclassed Team Asia at the Glenmarie Golf and Country Club, here today.

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Real Madrid Defender Marcelo: 'We Feel Like We Are Sinking'

Pic: EPA (Marcelo failed with 13 of his 16 crosses against Villarreal - his worst record in a La Liga game)Real Madrid defender Marcelo says "we feel like we are sinking" after a 1-0 home defeat by Villarreal left the Spanish champions 16 points behind leaders Barcelona.

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Pyeongchang Olympics Torch Arrives In Seoul

SEOUL -- The torch for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games arrived in Seoul on Saturday for a four-day relay event throughout the capital city, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported.

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The Search For Malaysia's Diving Head Coach Continues

Former national diving head coach Yang Zhuliang (second from right)/Pic: NSTP

KUALA LUMPUR: The Podium Programme will continue to look for a national diving head coach to fill the void left by Yang Zhuliang but is not expecting to get a replacement any time soon.

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Stoke Handed Double Dutch Injury Boost Ahead Of Man Utd Clash

Pic: ReutersStoke City defenders Erik Pieters and Bruno Martins Indi have returned to training after injury layoffs and the Dutch duo could feature in Monday’s Premier League fixture against Manchester United, assistant coach Kevin Russell has said.

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Chelsea Appoint Laurence As New Chief Executive

Pic: ReutersChelsea have appointed Guy Laurence as their new chief executive to oversee the day-to-day operations of the club, the Premier League champions said on Thursday.

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