- Egypt soccer club president targeted
The president of Egyptian soccer club Zamalak claims he was targeted by gunmen in a failed assination attempt.
- Warriors face more coaching changes as Pierro, Kociuba resign
By WAYNE WITKOWSKI Correspondent The revolving door of coaches at New Egypt High School continued recently when baseball coach Jeff Pierro and girls soccer coach Jennifer Kociuba resigned. read more
- Soccer-African Champions League group A results and standings
Aug 22 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the African Champions League Group A matches on Friday Friday, August 22Al Hilal (Sudan) 2 Zamalek (Egypt) 1 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 TP Mazembe 5 3 1 1 5 2 10 2 AS V. Club 5 3 1 1 6 4 10 3 Al Hilal 6 2 1 3 7 9 7 4 Zamalek 6 1 1 4 4 7 4 Next Fixtures (GMT): Sunday, August 24 AS V. Club (DR Congo) v TP Mazembe (DR Congo) (1430)
- WorldViews: Islamists carry out ?public execution? on a Libyan soccer field
The murder is one of the starkest instances yet of Islamist groups enacting sharia law in the country.
- Soccer-Mido sacked by Zamalek as Champions League hopes fade
Former Egypt striker Mido's fledgling coaching career hit the buffers on Wednesday when local side Zamalek fired him after just seven months in the job and a week on from his first managerial trophy success. The former Ajax and Tottenham Hotspur forward was dismissed after a scoreless home draw against TP Mazembe on Sunday left Zamalek third in their African Champions League group and in real ...
- MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar hits record closing high as Gulf ignores oil price slump
* Doha rises 0.7 pct, up 33 pct in 2014 * Industries Qatar extends rally, seen as dividend play * Egypt slips but foreign funds again net buyers * Global Telecom surges before shareholder vote on Djezzy sale * Dubai hits 10-week high By Matt Smith DUBAI, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Qatar's bourse hit a record closing high on Thursday ahead of MSCI raising the weights of three Doha-listed firms in its ...
- The Throw-In: Endings, beginnings, and nine unforgettable moments in MLS history
I made it longer than a World Cup cycle. I did better than 90 percent of men who served as national team coaches. At least that?s the way I?m looking at it.
- Warriors playing for return to state soccer finals
By WAYNE WITKOWSKI Correspondent Nick Sample had just returned from the U.S. Club national soccer championships in Greensboro, N.C., with the New Jersey Strikers travel team after a 1-0 loss to in-state rival Washington Township Lightning when he was back on the field to prepare for New Egypt High School?s bid to reach another boys soccer state championship game in November. read more
- Qatar Shifts Foreign Policy After Supporting Revolts
Qatar, which backed rebels in Libya and Syria and supported an Islamist government in Egypt, is now mediating between Israel and Hamas to end the Gaza conflict. Its role may signal a foreign policy shift as Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani grapples with controversy over his country's hosting of the 2022 World Cup. Seeking an agreement in Gaza, where more than 1,900 Palestinians and 67 ...
- Africa: Battle Begins for Africa's Top Soccer Club
[CAF]The battle for top spot is the ultimate priority as the curtains on the group phase folds up this weekend.