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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    David Moyes' axing unites politicians in debate

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:44am by Danny Mok and Tanna Chong

    ... Danny Mok and Tanna Chong Politicians weigh in on axed Moyes You know something big has happened when Hong Kong's warring politicians put aside the debate over the city's constitutional future and start splitting hairs over something much more important- soccer. That's what happened yesterday, when none other than Martin Lee Chu-ming, founding chairman ...

  2. Sport - SOCCER

    Platini won't fight Blatter to run Fifa

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 10:11pm by AFP

    ... debate was Uefa or Fifa. I still have respect for Blatter but he should give up his place." Fifa and Uefa will hold presidential elections next year. The Fifa vote will be held at its ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Let players speak their mind, says Hodgson

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 09:55am

    ... manager Roy Hodgson said in backing under-fire midfielder Jack Wilshere. The Arsenal and England player caused a furore when he waded into the debate over Manchester United teenager Adnan ... the subject matter is worthy of debate Wilshere’s comments prompted a row over non-English-born players representing the country with England’s South African-born cricketer Kevin Pietersen asking ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Jerome Champagne putting fizz into Fifa presidental fight

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 10:26pm by Reuters

    ... not been properly handled, running out of control sometimes, taking football away from its values. I believe we need to have a debate on what sort of Fifa we want for the 21st century. The election ... trends, and by being a candidate I believe we can have a deeper debate on these issues- let the FAs and football people decide as democratically as possible. Q: You worked closely with current ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Qatar World Cup to be held in winter, Fifa's Jerome Valcke says

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:45pm by AFP

    ... The scheduling of the tournament has been hotly debated since Fifa controversially awarded it to Qatar in December 2010, especially over fears that the summer heat in the Gulf emirate would be dangerous ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    English FA wants end to ‘Yid’ chants at matches

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 09:56am by Associated Press in London

    ... at the visiting Tottenham fan base, leading to the Italian club being sanctioned by Uefa. “Our fans have themselves engaged in this debate [about the ‘Yid’ chants] following the events of last season,” the Tottenham statement said. “We recognise that this is a complex debate and... we are already in the process of engaging with our fans and shall be consulting more widely in due course. The Tottenham ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Andre Villas-Boas defends Spurs' goalscoring record

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 10:29am by Agence France-Presse

    ... competitions. “The team is creating more chances and more shots. I carry on about all the good statistics and others about all the negative, and there will be debate,” Villas-Boas said. “I don’t think ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Fury as Hong Kong 'swamp' claims Spurs injury victim

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 12:00am by James Porteous

    ... The Portuguese admitted he was concerned about the state of the pitch beforehand and wondered if the game should have gone ahead. After heated debate between tournament organisers and the clubs' ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    South Korean fans unfurl anti-Japanese banner in Seoul

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Seoul Hard core Red Devils unfurl massive sign criticising rivals after visitors win East Asian Cup crown, sparking association protests and probe S Korea fans' anti-Japan banner stokes debate South Korea's strained soccer relations with Japan have been damaged further after a banner unfurled by the home team's fans in Seoul on Sunday during the East ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Manchester United end Asian tour on high note, beating Kitchee 5-2

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by James Porteous

    ... A good night's work. United manager David Moyes even said afterwards that his team had made the pitch look good. Debatable, but Kitchee certainly made United look good- although they did ...




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