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Cricket 22 Nov 2013 | 5:42 PM

Australia in charge after England collapse

BRISBANE (Reuters) - Australia shattered England's batting with six wickets for nine runs in a stunning mid-afternoon spell before dismissing the tourists for 136 and taking a lead of 224 on day two of the first Ashes test on Friday.

Football 26 Jan 2014 | 11:47 PM

Inspirational Gervinho helps Roma close gap on Juve

(Reuters) - Rejuvenated Gervinho produced another inspirational performance for Roma on Sunday, setting up one goal and scoring with a stylish effort of his own in a 3-1 win over Hellas Verona.

Football 10 Jan 2014 | 1:52 AM

Spanish police to probe incidents at Santander game

MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish police will launch an investigation into "serious incidents" at third-tier Racing Santander's King's Cup game at home to Almeria on Wednesday, when a group of disgruntled fans tried to storm the VIP tribune.

Football 29 Jan 2014 | 6:12 PM

For World Cup, the beautiful game plays out on museum walls

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Petra Cortright played football for 14 years so she was very adept at making a video of herself wearing a pink glowing bathing suit and juggling a ball, or rather an IKEA football pillow, which was what she had on hand when inspiration struck.

Football 14 May 2014 | 6:07 PM

'Three-lunged Park' enjoyed breathtaking ride

SEOUL (Reuters) - From a boy who drank frog juice to help him grow, to a star of world football lapping up fame and acclaim at Manchester United, Park Ji-sung's path to becoming Korea's greatest ever soccer player is the stuff of dreams.

Football 05 Jun 2014 | 6:06 AM

Lively Algeria beat Romania in front of unruly crowd

GENEVA (Reuters) - Algeria again looked anything but World Cup outsiders as they beat Romania 2-1 with a lively performance in a friendly marred by unruly behaviour by their fans on Wednesday. Nabil Bentaleb and El Arabi Soudani scored in each half for Algeria, backed by around 15,000 supporters who poured across the border from France to create a raucous atmosphere at the Stade de Geneve.

Football 08 Jul 2014 | 1:21 AM

Di Stefano, architect of Real Madrid legend

(Reuters) - Frequently bracketed with Pele and Diego Maradona among the greatest exponents of the game, Alfredo Di Stefano, who died on Monday, aged 88, was one of the most complete footballers of all time.

Football 05 Sep 2014 | 12:38 AM

Coach Broos quits Algerian club after death of striker

(Reuters) - Belgian coach Hugo Broos has quit Algerian club JS Kabylie after last month’s death of a player killed when a projectile was thrown from the stands, media reported on Thursday.

Football 04 Dec 2014 | 11:12 PM

Unrealistic boycott could splinter sport, experts say

ZURICH (Reuters) - A European-led boycott of FIFA or the World Cup is unrealistic in the foreseeable future and, even if a breakaway were to eventually take place, experts say it could leave football's administration hopelessly splintered.

Football 04 Dec 2014 | 1:52 AM

Barca to take Messi caution appeal to next level

MADRID (Reuters) - Barcelona have decided to take their appeal against Lionel Messi's yellow card for time wasting after he was apparently hit on the head by a plastic bottle in Sunday's La Liga game at Valencia to the next level.