Riyad Mahrez’s spectacular last-gasp free-kick earned Algeria a dramatic victory over Nigeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.
Peru failed to capitalise on a ten-man Brazil 20 minutes from time — after Gabriel Jesus was sent off for a second yellow — leaving Tite’s charges holding on to win the Copa America 3-1 in front of boisterous home fans on Sunday.
Al Jazira are delighted to announce the signing of the prolific Brazilian striker Marcos da Silva Franca. The 29 year-old Marcos da Silva França, popularly known as Keno or Marcos Keno, will join his new ‘Pride of Abu Dhabi’ team-mates
Following claims by Lionel Messi that the Copa America had been ‘fixed’ so the hosts would win, Tite — coach of champions Brazil — told the Argentina captain to show some respect.
Caroline Wozniacki's glittering tennis career ended in tears at the Australian Open on Friday when she was dumped out by lower-ranked Ons Jabeur of Tunisia.
Serving only so-so, failing to convert all but one of her break chances and missing groundstrokes with alarming regularity, Williams stunningly exited in the third round at Melbourne Park, beaten 6-4, 6-7 (2), 7-5 by 27th-seeded Wang Qiang of China on Friday.
Spanish League’s heavyweights Barcelona and Real Madrid survived scares against their third tier minnows in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday. Barca had to rally to eke out