China says Arsenal's Ozil was 'deceived by fake news'

Asia Pacific Dec 16, 2019

China says Arsenal's Ozil was 'deceived by fake news'

China accused Mesut Ozil Monday of being "deceived by fake news" and said he should visit Xinjiang to see for himself after the Arsenal soccer player decried the treatment of the region's Uighur minority. Ozil, a German national of Turkish origin, condemned China's crackdown on ...

Premier League lacking top players

Soccer | PREMIER REPORT Jan 2, 2016

Premier League lacking top players

by Christopher Davies

There is no pleasing some people. When Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United were dominating the Premier League, English football was called predictable. Going into this weekend's fixtures there was a top five of Arsenal, Leicester City, Manchester City, Tottenham and Crystal Palace. Now, ...

Germany prevails against Algeria in extra-time battle

Soccer / World Cup Jul 1, 2014

Germany prevails against Algeria in extra-time battle

Germany had to battle all the way into extra time to beat Algeria 2-1 in their World Cup second-round clash on Monday, crushing the North Africans' dream of revenge and setting up a quarterfinal duel against fellow former champion France. The Germans were pushed hard ...