- 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 ...
- 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
- 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
- PLUMSTED: Fireworks and festivities attract hundreds to New Egypt High School
The Independence Day celebration in New Egypt is a whole lot more than just fireworks.
- Once-homeless Detroiter joins in for new challenge ? soccer
Darnell Slocum was one of an estimated 25,000 homeless in Detroit. Now, he's off the streets and lives in an apartment. And on Friday, Slocum leaves for New York City to play a sport he didn't care about four months ago ? soccer.
- Soccer-Military service casts doubt over Salah's Chelsea future
Mohamed Salah's Chelsea career is hanging in the balance as he may be ordered to return to Egypt to complete military service, Egyptian media reported. Salah, who completed a move to Stamford Bridge from Swiss club Basel in January, is allowed to live in England on the basis of his participation in an educational programme. If Salah was obliged to return home, he would not be allowed to leave ...
- Soccer-African Champions League group A results and standings
July 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the African Champions League Group A matches on Sunday Sunday, July 27 AS V. Club (DR Congo) 2 Al Hilal (Sudan) 1 Zamalek (Egypt) 0 TP Mazembe (DR Congo) 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 TP Mazembe 4 2 1 1 2 1 7 2 AS V. Club 4 2 1 1 5 4 7 3 Zamalek 4 1 1 2 3 4 4 4 Al Hilal 4 1 1 2 4 5 4
- Egypt judge: Al-Jazeera team did "devil's" work
An Egyptian judge released his reasoning for harsh sentences issued against three Al-Jazeera journalists, saying they were brought together "by the devil" to destabilize the country. The main ...
- World Cup entangled with Mideast conflicts
With the World Cup in faraway Brazil coming at a time of unprecedented sectarian violence and soaring tension in the Middle...
- Soccer-New Chelsea signing Didier Drogba
Factbox on Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba who re-signed for Chelsea on a one-year deal on Friday: Born: March 11, 1978 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast CLUB CAREER * Drogba begins career at French Ligue 2 club Le Mans. * Moves to Olympique Marseille in 2003 and scores 18 league goals to help them reach the UEFA Cup final. * Joins Chelsea in 2004 for 24 million pounds ($35.81 million) and wins the ...