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October 17, 2018 9:22 PM Arsene Wenger: Ex-Arsenal boss has offers from ‘all over the world’

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he expects to be back in work on 1 January and has received offers from “all over the world”. The 68-year-old ended his 22-year reign at Arsenal at the end of last season. Wenger does not yet know what his next job will be, but said a role with an association, national team or even a return to Japan, where he coached 14

October 16, 2018 11:15 AM Messi family blasts Maradona

Lionel Messi’s family have hit back at Diego Maradona after the Argentina soccer legend’s extraordinary attack. The 1986 Soccer World Cup winner claimed the Barcelona forward played differently when he was representing the Spanish side and said it was a waste of time trying to turn him into a leader “because he goes to the toilet 20 times before a match 13

September 21, 2018 4:02 AM Streak seeks ZC liquidation

Former national team coach Heath Streak has applied for an order for provisional liquidation of Zimbabwe Cricket after the Association failed to respond to his claims to pay him, and his sacked staff, $198 695.77 in outstanding dues. Streak was relieved of his duties in April this year following the Chevrons’ failure to qualify for next year’s ICC World 11

September 16, 2018 3:30 AM ‘This one’s for you mum’

France-based Sables and Cheetahs back liner Shayne Makombe is doing it all for his mother.Memories of how his mother, Charity, shed tears and begged him to walk away from rugby spurs Makombe on. “I was 13 then and was in hospital after suffering a nasty neck injury. My mum looked at me as I lay there motionlessly and begged me to stop playing rugby and concentrate 13

September 3, 2018 4:57 PM Ronaldo: Former Brazil striker buys controlling stake in Real Valladolid

Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo has become the majority shareholder of Real Valladolid, after purchasing a 51% controlling stake in the Spanish club. The 42-year-old played for Real Madrid, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Barcelona in an 18-year playing career. “The arrival of Ronaldo puts Real Valladolid on the map and will allow the club to take a leap in quality 41

September 3, 2018 4:39 PM Geoffrey Kondogbia made to wait for CAR debut

Valencia defender Geoffrey Kondogbia will have to wait to make his debut for Central African Republic due to injury. The 25-year-old had to withdraw from coach Raoul Savoy’s 23-man squad for the game in Guinea on 9 September. Kondogbia chose to switch allegiances from to CAR after playing five times for the French senior team and helping them win the 2013 Under- 39

August 31, 2018 5:13 AM Champions League draw: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus drawn against Man Utd

Manchester United will face a reunion with Cristiano Ronaldo after drawing Serie A champions Juventus in the Champions League group stage. Ronaldo, who was at United between 2003 and 2009, joined Juve for £99.2m in July after nine years at Real Madrid. Tottenham have been drawn in a tough group to face Barcelona, while last season’s runners-up Liverpool 36

August 28, 2018 7:42 AM All is set for Paul Chingoka’s memorial service

All is set for the memorial service of the late former Tennis Zimbabwe and Zimbabwe Olympic Committee president, Paul Chingoka, this weekend at the Roman Catholic, St Gerard’s church, at Greystone Park in Harare. His life will be celebrated at the church starting off with a Roman Catholic mass service. Chingoka died last month at the Avenues Clinic in Harare 27

August 24, 2018 4:22 PM Eden Hazard will stay at Chelsea this season – Maurizio Sarri

Eden Hazard will remain at Chelsea this season and Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s situation will be reviewed in December, according to manager Maurizio Sarri. Hazard, 27, has been linked with Real Madrid and neither he nor Loftus-Cheek has started a game in 2018-19. Sarri said: “I cannot sell without the possibility to buy another player at the same level. So I think 30

August 20, 2018 3:29 AM ‘We just wanted to make history’

The World Cup bound Zimbabwe senior netball squad returned home yesterday with vice captain Felistas Kwangwa saying the zeal to make history propelled them to qualify for the world showpiece in Liverpool, England next year. The Zimbabwe Gems were in Lusaka, Zambia for the Africa World Cup qualifiers and managed to win all but one of their key games to book a place 34