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Muangthong United face goalkeeper crisis for Lunar New Year Cup

Muangthong coach Slavisa Jokanovic

Muangthong, who have qualified for this season's AFC Champions League competition, lost their first-choice goalie Kawin Thammasatchanan just before half-time against Shanghai East Asia and then had their second custodian, Umarin Yaodam, red-carded a few minutes into the second half.

Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, 3:39am

Jose Mourinho benches Real Madrid goalkeeper Casillas

Real Madrid's embattled coach Jose Mourinho appears to be blocking out the mocking of the fans as his side, without the dumped Iker Casillas, go down to Malaga. Photo: AFP

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho is standing by his decision to drop keeper Iker Casillas from the starting line-up despite their 3-2 defeat to Malaga.

Mourinho is now coming under renewed pressure as the defeat left the champions 16 points behind leaders Barcelona.

24 Dec 2012 - 3:59am

Short Soccer, September 24, 2012

Tai Po build two-goal advantage in Shield

24 Sep 2012 - 2:25am

Leung says Progoal must pay the price

Hong Kong Football Association chairman Brian Leung Hung-tak has defended the decision to fine First Division club Tuen Mun Progoal a record HK$100,000.

7 May 2009 - 12:00am

It's a goal!

Mark is a huge football fan. He eats, sleeps and breathes football. Let him tell you a bit about his favourite sport.

Who does what?

1. a referee

2. a referee's assistant

3. a goalkeeper

4. a centre half

5. a midfielder

6. a captain

7. a substitute

8. a manager

17 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Safe pair of hands

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech started out as a midfielder for his hometown club

Petr Cech

Born: May 20, 1982

Chinese horoscope: Dog

Nationality: Czech Republic

Club: Chelsea

Position: Goalkeeper

Squad number: 1

Speciality: Superb reflexes

3 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Rangers beat Motherwell 2-1

All sentiment was put on hold as Rangers thumped two goals past former goalkeeper Andy Goram to beat Motherwell 2-1 and move 13 points clear at the top of the Scottish Premier League.

Goram had received a deafening welcome from the 49,483 fans inside Ibrox Stadium - a tribute to his part in Rangers' nine successive league titles.

15 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

Schmeichel listed for award

Wiesbaden, Germany: Denmark's Peter Schmeichel has been shortlisted for European soccer's 'Goalkeeper of the Century' award to be announced in January.

The Manchester United stalwart is the only 'keeper currently active among the seven nominated yesterday by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS).

12 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

Leonard's future stalls as he weighs up other options

Hong Kong: English goalkeeper Mick Leonard's future with Hong Kong champions Instant-Dict is hanging in the balance as the veteran mulls an offer from another local First Division team.

Instant-Dict management had earlier said they would like to retain the 39-year-old 'keeper, who has been with them for four years and whose contract expired in June.

15 Jul 1998 - 12:00am


BRUCE Grobbelaar is back in the big time. The controversial 'keeper, who is facing charges of breaking betting rules, has joined Premier League Sheffield Wednesday on a three-month loan after less than a week at First Division Oxford United.

26 Sep 1997 - 12:00am