Vincent and Bruno become first gay couple to tie the knot in France

Vincent Autin and Bruno Boileau smile as they sign a document during their marriage ceremony at the city hall in Montpellier. Photo: AFP

Two men married each other in the southern French city of Montpellier on Wednesday, in the first same-sex wedding in a country rocked by protests against and for the reform.

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Short Soccer, December 22, 2012

Uefa banned Champions League contender Malaga from European club competitions for one upcoming season yesterday for failing to pay players' wages and tax bills on time.

22 Dec 2012 - 6:23am

Gunners head to Olympiakos to vie for top spot

Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insisted he still harbours aspirations of knocking rivals Schalke off their perch atop group B as the final round of Champions League group stage fixtures takes place this week.

4 Dec 2012 - 2:10am

Arsenal win sends London club through to CL last 16

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere (right) celebrates with teammate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain after scoring against Montpellier during a Group B Champions League soccer match.

Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere is almost back to his best after the England midfielder helped fire Arsenal, along with a goal from Lucas Podolski, into the last 16 of the Champions League.

22 Nov 2012 - 11:43pm