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Wednesday, 20 February 2019

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Pablo Escobar lands job

LA PAZ, Bolivia — A Bolivian football team — The Strongest — hired Pablo Escobar as head coach, the new boss revealed on Thursday. Despite...

Strauss’ arrival thrills Eriksson

DUBAI — Philippine Azkals mentor Sven Goran Eriksson beams confidence over the chances of his wards as they head to the biggest tournament of...

Racism’s a no-no

LONDON — The Premier League has urged fans in England to report racism at games after a series of incidents this month. The league says...

Messi weaves magic

He is extraordinary MADRID, Spain — Lionel Messi stole the show with two free-kick goals in a blistering display as Barcelona maintained its lead at...

French ready for World Cup

PARIS — With just six months before the tournament’s opening game in Paris, anticipation is growing ahead of the 2019 women’s World Cup as...

Vietnamese in finals

KUALA LUMPUR — Vietnam booked a finals clash with Malaysia following a 2-1 second leg victory over the Philippines to gain a 4-2 aggregate...

Madrid back on track

MADRID — Real Madrid has found some peace again after the humiliating loss to Eibar in the Spanish league. In the second half, things changed...

Ronaldo seeks revenge

TURIN, Italy — Cristiano Ronaldo is in hot form and gunning for revenge going into Tuesday’s Champions League clash against Valencia after seeing red...

Lyon braces for ManU

LYON, France — Lyon climbed to second in the French league after beating local rival Saint-Etienne 1-0 on Friday but lost captain Nabil Fekir...