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  1. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    United States women's soccer team's only concern is getting right coach

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by APSPT

    ... it all sorted out." Jill Ellis, the development director for the US women's national teams, is serving as interim coach until a replacement for Sundhage is found. United States Soccer ...

  2. Sport - SOCCER

    Meet the new boss, same as the old boss- Louis van Gaal off to losing start

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 12:21am by Reuters

    ... side victory with 18 minutes to play. United enjoyed an unbeaten pre-season tour of the United States beating rivals Liverpool and European champions Real Madrid before a friendly win over ... United manager Louis van Gaal said his team need to learn to cope with pressure after they slumped to a 2-1 home defeat to Swansea City on the opening day of the Premier League season. ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Asian Cup shake-up gives Hong Kong 'better chance to qualify for event'

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 12:55am by Alvin Sallay

    ... in the regional competition by 50 per cent. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) yesterday stated the number of teams at the 2019 Asian Cup finals will be increased from 16 to 24 in a bid to raise ... in their group, but they came third behind United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan. In November, Hong Kong are set to meet Guam, Taiwan and North Korea in a round-robin qualifier for next year's EAAF ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Stevan Jovetic brace helps Manchester City cruise past hapless AC Milan

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:41pm by AFP

    ... Agencies Liverpool also win against Olympiakos, while Atletico beat San Jose on penalties in preseason tour of United States Jovetic brace helps City cruise past hapless Milan English Premier League champions Manchester City cruised to a 5-1 triumph over Italy's AC Milan in a weather-hit friendly at Heinz Field, home of the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers. Manuel ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Promising Hong Kong kids earn dream trip to Bayern Munich

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 10:43pm by Kevin Kung

    ... Chung. "The trip will be important for my development, as I want to better equip myself and get hired by an overseas club one day. I want to become a professional player in the United States." Cheng has also suffered with teammates criticising him for being overweight. He now tips the scales 22kg lighter. He started playing football for fun in grade one, but stopped after being ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Miami rejects David Beckham’s waterfront soccer stadium

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:23am

    ... professional league in the United States. Scrutiny of sports stadium deals has risen sharply in Miami after US$500 million in public funding was spent to build a new stadium for the Miami Marlins ... to build a downtown waterfront stadium on a site next to the Miami Heat basketball arena. Beckham’s business group, Beckham Miami United, issued a statement saying city officials determined ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Australia open to bidding again for World Cup

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... who've been involved for some time now." In the original December 2010 contest to host the tournament, Qatar received 11 votes, South Korea four, United States and Japan three each and Australia one in the first elimination round. Qatar went on to beat the United States 14 votes to eight in the fourth round. South Korea said yesterday it would wait for "confirmed facts" ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Adebayor stars with double for Tim Sherwood's Spurs

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 12:11am

    ... the United States in the 1950 World Cup, a 1-0 victory by the Americans in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, that is one of the greatest upsets in soccer history. Joe Gaetjens scored the lobne goal. Agence ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Mexico to bid to stage third World Cup finals in 2026

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 09:49am by Reuters in Mexico City

    ... a World Cup [again], there will be a strong competition with the United States,” Mexican Football Federation president Justino Compean told reporters. “Mexico’s football infrastructure keeps ... is always more demanding with all the structures that are needed. The great competitor [for 2026] is the United States, which has great resources, great stadiums, triple the population we have ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    David Beckham confirms plan to launch MLS team in Miami

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 10:13am by Reuters

    ... impact on our sport and our league in this country,” said Garber. His influence had set the stage to “tell the world that United States and Major League Soccer can compete with the rest ... Jersey, TV coverage of which featured an agile and scantily clad Beckham in an underwear commercial. Video: David Beckham to bring MLS football club to Miami The former Manchester United and Real ...




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