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June 21, 2018 10:04 AM King Peter’s story told in WC advert

The warriors might have been barred from the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, but the greatest Warrior of all-time has been roped into the global show as part of a package of the television broadcast being beamed into millions of African homes, offices and bars. The 2018 FIFA World Cup is special, in terms of its African connection, because it celebrates 30

April 23, 2018 3:15 PM Messi overtakes Ronaldo as top earner

Lionel Messi has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest earner in world football while Jose Mourinho tops the managers’ chart, according to France Football magazine. The Barcelona attacker is a long way ahead in the figures for the current season, pulling in €126 million (Dh566 million) in salary, bonuses and commercial revenue while his great Real Madrid 44

April 2, 2018 11:00 PM Coach: Messi must win WC to equal Maradona

FORMER Argentina manager Carlos Bilardo believes that Lionel Messi must win a World Cup in order to be considered on Diego Maradona's level. Bilardo led Maradona and Co. to World Cup glory in 1986, the second time Argentina lifted football's biggest prize. Messi has come close to winning major international honours with the Albiceleste, but has fallen 307

February 28, 2018 9:47 AM What is Lionel Messi’s net worth?

LONDON — Lionel Messi, alongside Cristiano Ronaldo, is often hailed as the world’s best professional soccer player today. Having made his professional debut while still a teenager, Messi has gone on to win many accolades and championships for the storied soccer clubs he’s played for over the years. Like most professional athletes the world over, Messi 37

October 23, 2017 9:43 PM Ronaldo best Fifa men's player of the yr

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 in London on Monday. The Portuguese ace, who has scored 44 goals in just 48 games for club and country so far this calendar year, played a major role in Real winning both La Liga and the Champions 84

October 16, 2017 2:00 AM Mugabe outs ‘death prophecy’, Russia-bound

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, battling a vicious succession war and a comatose economy back home, is today expected to leave for a low-key youth summit – World Festival of Youth and Students – in Sochi, Russia, where he has been invited among three other world leaders. Mugabe’s trip to Russia comes a day before his unofficial doomsday of October 17, where 73

October 7, 2017 11:29 PM Cittadella v Cremonese live stream: Watch the Italy Serie B match

Bet365 are showing a Cittadella v Cremonese live stream, legal and straight onto your computer via 101 Great Goals. Cittadella v Cremonese live stream is blocked in the following countries: Andorra, United Arab Emirates, Afghanistan, Antigua And Barbuda, Anguilla, Albania, Armenia, Netherlands Antilles, Angola, Antarctica, Argentina, American Samoa 83

August 17, 2017 10:09 AM The Daily 202: Trump has failed to offer moral leadership after Charlottesville. These 10 people are filling the void

Hundreds marched peacefully last night as part of a candlelight vigil in Charlottesville. (Salwan Georges/The Washington Post) THE BIG IDEA: It’s not enumerated in Article Two of the Constitution, but consoler in chief has always been one of the most important responsibilities of the American president. Playing this part has only become more important 73

August 13, 2017 9:18 AM Hundreds of students enlist in the North Korean military as tensions with the United States reach breaking point

Hundreds of North Korean students were photographed standing in line to join the country's military as clerics on Guam have prayed for peace. The mass enlistment took place as tensions on the Korean peninsula have reached their most critical since 1951. North Korean despot Kim Jong-un has threatened to test missiles near the Pacific island which is home to nuclear-capable 14

August 10, 2017 10:12 PM US moves up 9 spots to 26th in FIFA rankings

ZURICH (AP) — The United States climbed nine spots to 26th in the FIFA rankings after winning the CONCACAF Gold Cup. The U.S. had dropped 12 places to 35th in the July rankings, one above the Americans’ low in July and August 2012. Much of that drop was attributable to a devaluation of points from last year’s Copa America. Brazil regained the top spot Thursday 62