Football


June 16, 2010 5:45:03 pm

Chile face Honduras in their opening Group H match on the 48th anniversary of their last World Cup victory.

June 15, 2010 12:09:25 pm

German great Franz Beckenbauer says England has 'gone backwards' under coach Fabio Capello.

June 15, 2010 10:14:07 am

The Netherlands striker showed enough of his old form to prove that he has fully recovered from a ankle injury.

June 12, 2010 4:10:49 pm

Nigeria captain Nwankwo Kanu warned the South Americans not to overlook the African team's strikers.

June 11, 2010 4:04:57 pm

Bharti Airtel has launched pulsating offerings for its customers to stay connected and be a part of Football Fever- FOFE while on the move.

June 11, 2010 11:18:54 am

Cesar had not trained at full strength since getting hurt in a warmup game against Zimbabwe on June 2,when he fell awkwardly.

June 11, 2010 11:11:46 am

Cameroon coach Paul Le Guen is publicly backing Samuel Eto'o despite the star striker's threats to quit the team.

June 10, 2010 12:34:31 pm

Alex Frei is doubtful for their opening World Cup game against Spain next week after hurting his right ankle in training.

June 9, 2010 12:20:25 pm

Losing the captain’s armband for his off field antics has made no difference to John Terry’s approach to the game and he still behaves like he is in charge of the team while playing.

June 7, 2010 5:43:29 pm

Didier Drogba will rejoin the Ivory Coast World Cup squad after weekend surgery on a fractured arm.

June 7, 2010 2:12:33 pm

Injury-free Argentina are in better shape than Nigeria ahead of the teams’ World Cup Group B opener on Saturday,central defender Martin Demichelis said.

June 7, 2010 2:03:45 pm

Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk will keep Arjen Robben in his World Cup squad after the winger’s hamstring injury proved less serious than first thought following a scan on Sunday.

June 7, 2010 10:57:18 am

In injured captain Rio Ferdinand's absence,Ledley King is ready to realise his World Cup dreams.

June 4, 2010 2:43:47 pm

Lampard reckons that his team’s patchy form ahead of the World Cup in South Africa will have no negative impact on how they perform during the tournament.

June 4, 2010 1:43:51 pm

Over the last eighty years,the World Cup has produced some of football’s biggest shocks.

June 1, 2010 3:03:43 pm

England left-back Ashley Cole has made it clear that the Three Lions are strong enough to win the World Cup,and be at the centre of the ultimate showpiece occasion in South Africa’s Soccer City on July 11.

May 28, 2010 3:55:10 pm

Police say two hotel workers stole money from members of Colombia’s football team,which is in South Africa for a friendly against the World Cup host.

May 28, 2010 3:31:56 pm

An Aussie cheergirl could end up becoming the first Australian woman to play gridiron in the Lingerie Football League in the US.

May 28, 2010 3:23:31 pm

Denmark coach Morten Olsen has finalized his 23-man World Cup squad by dropping four players.

May 25, 2010 5:25:52 pm

France leave their picturesque base with their 23-man squad for South Africa in a relaxed and confident mood.