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Kubo scores third goal of season for Gent

Oct 25, 2017

Kubo scores third goal of season for Gent

Yuya Kubo needed only three minutes to score the opener in Gent's 3-0 home victory over Eupen in the Belgian first division on Tuesday. At Ghelamco Arena, Kubo made a delayed run from outside the box, met a low cross from Samuel Kalu with the ...

Struggling Everton fires manager Ronald Koeman

Oct 24, 2017

Struggling Everton fires manager Ronald Koeman

Ronald Koeman paid the price for Everton's poor start to the season, losing his job Monday with the team in the Premier League relegation zone despite spending about $200 million on new players. The Dutchman was dismissed two months into his second season in charge ...

Real Madrid's Ronaldo named FIFA's Player of the Year again

Oct 24, 2017

Real Madrid's Ronaldo named FIFA's Player of the Year again

Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning last season saw him win the 2017 Best FIFA men's Player of the Year trophy as Real Madrid dominated a star-studded awards ceremony on Monday. The Portuguese ace, who has scored 44 goals in just 48 games for club and country so ...

Goya strikes late to claim draw for Gamba at Urawa

/ Oct 22, 2017

Goya strikes late to claim draw for Gamba at Urawa

Substitute Hiroto Goya snatched a last-gasp equalizer to earn a point for Gamba Osaka in a pulsating 3-3 draw away to Asian Champions League finalists Urawa Reds in the J. League on Sunday. Riding high after beating big-spending Shanghai SIPG in midweek to reach the ...

Nadeshiko Japan beats Switzerland in friendly

Oct 22, 2017

Nadeshiko Japan beats Switzerland in friendly

Substitutes Emi Nakajima and Mina Tanaka were on target to give former women's world champion Japan a 2-0 win at home to Switzerland in an international friendly on Sunday. Nakajima broke the deadlock midway through the second half in torrential rain at Nagano U Stadium ...

Okazaki strikes in Leicester win

Oct 22, 2017

Okazaki strikes in Leicester win

Shinji Okazaki scored his fourth league goal of the season to help Leicester City beat Swansea City 2-1 away Saturday, as the Foxes claimed their first win since Aug. 19 in the Premier League. In Leicester's first game since coach Craig Shakespeare was dismissed Tuesday ...

Reds look to change image in ACL final

/ Oct 19, 2017

Reds look to change image in ACL final

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Urawa Reds defender Tomoaki Makino hailed his team's composure and resilience after holding off star-studded Shanghai SIPG to book its place in the Asian Champions League final on Wednesday night. Rafael Silva scored in the 12th minute to give Urawa a 1-0 win over Shanghai ...