IN THE WORLD PAPERS
South Africa mourns football hero Senzo MeyiwaINTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 28.10.14: There's an outpouring of emotion in the South African press as the country mourns the death of Senzo Meyiwa, a national football hero. A...
Zidane barred from coaching Real Madrid's reserve teamZinedine Zidane and Real Madrid are embroiled in an embarrassing dispute with the Spanish Football Federation which, according to influential Madrid-based sports paper Marca, has h...
South African football captain killed by intrudersSouth Africa’s soccer captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead by intruders in a township near Johannesburg on Sunday in what local media reported as a botched robbery.
Real fight back for 3-1 Clasico victory over BarcaReal Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point when they recovered from conceding an early goal to secure a stirring 3-1 comeback win in the ‘Clasico’ on S...
WORLD CUP 2014
African teams lick wounds after faltering start to World CupIvory Coast laboured to a precious win in their World Cup opener, but African teams had little else to draw comfort from after a lackluster start to the World Cup.
Serbia FA blames Albanians for stadium brawlThe Serbian FA (FSS) blamed their Albanian rivals for incidents which forced Tuesday's Euro 2016 qualifier to be abandoned but will press for several dozen home fans who invad...
Serbia-Albania football match abandoned after stadium brawlThe politically-sensitive Euro 2016 qualifier between Serbia and Albania was abandoned on Tuesday following a brawl between players from both sides after a flag stunt.
France beat Portugal 2-1 in friendlyKarim Benzema scored an early goal and set up Paul Pogba's winner as France beat Portugal 2-1 in an international friendly at the Stade de France on Saturday.
PSG lose ground on Marseille after 1-1 draw with MonacoParis Saint-Germain lost more ground to surprise Ligue 1 leaders and fierce rivals Marseille after being held to a 1-1 draw by Monaco in Paris Sunday, their sixth draw in nine Fren...
PSG beat Barcelona 3-2 in Champions LeagueParis Saint-Germain proved that they are still a force to be reckoned with even without star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic with a 3-2 win over Barcelona in the Champions League group...
Ibrahimovic to miss PSG’s Champion League tie with BarcelonaZlatan Ibrahimovic is out for the match against Barcelona, and Paris Saint-Germain must find a way to cope without him.
FRANCE - FOOTBALL
Bastia's Brandao handed six-month suspension for PSG headbuttBastia striker Brandao has been suspended for six months for his post-match headbutt on Paris St Germain's Thiago Motta in August - his second ban in two seasons - the French...