"> ">

Bookie posts 6pc fall in net revenue for first four months

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Independent.ie

BRITISH bookmaker Ladbrokes, which employs more than 1,700 people across Ireland, yesterday reported a sharp fall in revenue in the first four months of the year. The drop was blamed on a decline in the amount of bets placed in its shops, in part due to January's bad weather. The firm said net revenue fell 6pc, and included an 11pc drop in revenue from bets placed over the counter. Gross win ...Full Story »

North Korean soccer players exercise

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Daylife.com

North Korean soccer players exercise during a training camp of the national football team of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (recognized as Korea DPR by FIFA) ahead of South Africa's World Cup 2010, in Ayent, Western Switzerland, Friday, May 14, 2010. North Korea will face Paraguay in a friendly match on Saturday. North Korean soccer players exercise during a training camp of ...Full Story »

Leonardo Confirms He Will Leave Milan

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Goal.com

The coach has revealed he will leave at the end of the season. Milan coach Leonardo has confirmed he will leave the club after Saturday night's match against Juventus. The Brazilian has been tipped to leave the club for sometime, and now it's official. He and CEO Adriano Galliani both announced the move during Friday afternoon's press conference. Leonardo told the club's official website: ...Full Story »

Young children play a friendly game of soccer

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Daylife.com

Young four and five-year-old children play a friendly game of soccer underneath colorful hanging paper lanterns at the Chogye Temple on May 15, 2010 in Seoul, South Korea. The game is known as the Little Monk Soccer Match and is part of the celebration surrounding '21 Days of Little Monk' which honors Buddha's birthday as well as the upcoming FIFA 2010 World Cup. Young four and five-yea...Full Story »

Barcelona's Thierry Henry Has Signed Pre-Contract With MLS' New York Red Bulls

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Goal.com

Thierry Henry has reportedly signed an initial deal that will see the Frenchman play in the United States next season... As reported by Sport, Barcelona striker and French goalscoring legend Thierry Henry has signed a pre-contract agreement that will see him move to the United States' Major League Soccer to play with the New York Red Bulls after the World Cup. After an initially rocky start ...Full Story »

Honduran national team

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Daylife.com

Members of the Honduran national football team, Colombian coach assistant Alexis Mendoza(L to R), forwards Carlos Plumer Pavon, Georgy Welcome(with sun glasses on his head), goalie Noel Valladares and Johnny Palacios queue at Ramon Villeda Morales airport in San Pedro Sula, 240 km north of Tegucigalpa on May 14, 2010. Honduran national team departed to Germany starting a tour before their pa...Full Story »

Chelsea Star Michael Ballack Sets The Bar High For Germany

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Goal.com

After relative success in recent major championships, die Mannschaft cannot afford to lower their expectations. Michael Ballack has declared that it Germany must set lofty aspirations for the forthcoming World Cup finals in South Africa. The Chelsea midfielder has already enjoyed domestic success this season by winning the Premier League, and he could also claim the FA Cup at the weekend. An...Full Story »

The Case Against Germany Striker Lukas Podolski

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by Goal.com

For the sake of Germany and the striker himself, Podolski must not participate in the 2010 World Cup. He may not have made lost the plot like colleagues Diego Maradona, Raymond Domenech, Marcello Lippi, and Dunga, but Germany coach Joachim Loew made one glaring mistake in choosing his World Cup squad: he included Lukas Podolski. At first glace, it may seem counter-intuitive to turn down a man...Full Story »

Get Frank Lampard!

Posted Saturday, May 15, 2010 by

Jose Mourinho tells Real Madrid to make Chelsea star his first signing this summer Chelsea are bracing themselves for a swoop by Real Madrid for Frank Lampard. The combination of Madrid's rich history and their all-star cast, plus the arrival of Jose Mourinho as manager, is likely to prove an alluring proposition for the England midfielder. Luring Lampard, who is happy at Chelsea and not ...Full Story »

Stalemate at Gayfield

Posted Friday, May 14, 2010 by PA

Arbroath and Forfar played out a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Second Division play-off final.Andy Tod threatened twice for Forfar early on, nodding Iain Campbell's corner into the arms of home goalkeeper Darren Hill and heading over from a Mark McCulloch cross.Ewan Moyes and Steven Doris fired wide from the edge of the area for Arbroath, before Mitchel Megginson warmed the palms of Euan M...Full Story »

« Previous12...6154615561566157615861596160...64306431Next »