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Dejagah calls on fans to help with survival push

GOAL.com - 41 minutes ago - The midfielder believes the Craven Cottage faithful can inspire his side to safety after back-to…

  • Kane backs Tottenham's home-grown talent
    Kane backs Tottenham's home-grown talent GOAL.com - 1 hour 17 minutes ago

    With Tim Sherwood giving the likes of the striker and Nabil Bentaleb chances to impress in the first team, the youngster hopes academy graduates can form the backbone … More »Kane backs Tottenham's home-grown talent

    Kane backs Tottenham's home-grown talent

    With Tim Sherwood giving the likes of the striker and Nabil Bentaleb chances to impress in the first team, the youngster hopes academy graduates can form the backbone of the team

  • Central Coast 0-1 FC Seoul: Mariners go down to late own-goal
    Central Coast 0-1 FC Seoul: Mariners go down to late own-goal GOAL.com - 1 hour 21 minutes ago

    Reliable skipper John Hutchinson cost his team all three points by putting through his own net in injury time after the hosts had looked set to survive a second-half … More »Central Coast 0-1 FC Seoul: Mariners go down to late own-goal

    Central Coast 0-1 FC Seoul: Mariners go down to late own-goal

    Reliable skipper John Hutchinson cost his team all three points by putting through his own net in injury time after the hosts had looked set to survive a second-half onslaught

  • Pogba is a force of nature, says Buffon
    Pogba is a force of nature, says Buffon GOAL.com - 1 hour 32 minutes ago

    The Italy international has nothing but praise for his young team-mate and has little doubt the Juventus directors will make the right decision on whether to sell the … More »Pogba is a force of nature, says Buffon

    Pogba is a force of nature, says Buffon

    The Italy international has nothing but praise for his young team-mate and has little doubt the Juventus directors will make the right decision on whether to sell the midfielder

  • Jean Deysel of South Africa poses before his team's Tri-Nations rugby union match against New Zealand at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on July 30, 2011
    Sharks' Deysel moves to Japan AFP News - 1 hour 36 minutes ago

    South African Jean Deysel, a loose forward for the Super Rugby club the Sharks, has joined Japan's Top League side Toyota Verblitz, the league said Wednesday. The 29-year-old, … More »Sharks' Deysel moves to Japan

    Jean Deysel of South Africa poses before his team's Tri-Nations rugby union match against New Zealand at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on July 30, 2011

    South African Jean Deysel, a loose forward for the Super Rugby club the Sharks, has joined Japan's Top League side Toyota Verblitz, the league said Wednesday. The 29-year-old, who has been capped three times for South Africa, will play flanker and number 8 for Toyota, the Top League said in a brief statement. According …

  • Mohammedan Sporting 4-5 Shillong Lajong: A goalfest at Salt Lake
    Mohammedan Sporting 4-5 Shillong Lajong: A goalfest at Salt Lake GOAL.com - 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    The home side were on the wrong end of a nine-goal thriller as their inspired comeback was cut short by a fine Cornell Glen hat-trick... More »Mohammedan Sporting 4-5 Shillong Lajong: A goalfest at Salt Lake

    Mohammedan Sporting 4-5 Shillong Lajong: A goalfest at Salt Lake

    The home side were on the wrong end of a nine-goal thriller as their inspired comeback was cut short by a fine Cornell Glen hat-trick...

  • Messi is suffering from 'mental fatigue' - Menotti
    Messi is suffering from 'mental fatigue' - Menotti GOAL.com - 1 hour 48 minutes ago

    The 1978 World Cup-winning coach is adamant the forward is not intentionally taking things easier in matches in order to rest prior to this summer's tournament in … More »Messi is suffering from 'mental fatigue' - Menotti

    Messi is suffering from 'mental fatigue' - Menotti

    The 1978 World Cup-winning coach is adamant the forward is not intentionally taking things easier in matches in order to rest prior to this summer's tournament in Brazil

  • New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for May delivery, hit $104.82 a barrel -- the highest level since early March
    Oil prices advance on Ukraine, weak dollar AFP News - 1 hour 49 minutes ago

    Global oil prices rallied on Wednesday on Ukraine tensions and the weak dollar, and before weekly crude inventories data in top consumer the United States. New York's … More »Oil prices advance on Ukraine, weak dollar

    New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for May delivery, hit $104.82 a barrel -- the highest level since early March

    Global oil prices rallied on Wednesday on Ukraine tensions and the weak dollar, and before weekly crude inventories data in top consumer the United States. New York's main contract, West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for May delivery, hit $104.82 a barrel -- the highest level since early March. "Crude oil prices have extended …

  • Robben: Netherlands need Sneijder at World Cup
    Robben: Netherlands need Sneijder at World Cup GOAL.com - 2 hours 9 minutes ago

    Oranje boss Louis van Gaal claimed recently that the midfielder's spot at the tournament is at risk but the Bayern Munich star is in no doubt as to his importance … More »Robben: Netherlands need Sneijder at World Cup

    Robben: Netherlands need Sneijder at World Cup

    Oranje boss Louis van Gaal claimed recently that the midfielder's spot at the tournament is at risk but the Bayern Munich star is in no doubt as to his importance to the side

  • Football: High demand as final Cup ticket window opens
    Football: High demand as final Cup ticket window opens AFP Relax - 2 hours 16 minutes ago

    Governing body FIFA on Tuesday opened the final sales phase for World Cup tickets and reported 126,837 of 199,519 available for 54 of the 64 matches were snapped up within … More »Football: High demand as final Cup ticket window opens

    Football: High demand as final Cup ticket window opens

    Governing body FIFA on Tuesday opened the final sales phase for World Cup tickets and reported 126,837 of 199,519 available for 54 of the 64 matches were snapped up within four hours. Brazilian nationals bagged two thirds of the latest sales, FIFA said, accounting for 80,496 tickets with 46,341 tickets going to fans outside …

  • Belgium's Vincent Kompany receives the ball during a training session in Brussels on June 6, 2013
    City coach Pellegrini defends Kompany choice AFP News - 2 hours 27 minutes ago

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets about selecting captain Vincent Kompany to play in last weekend's costly 3-2 loss at Premier League title rivals … More »City coach Pellegrini defends Kompany choice

    Belgium's Vincent Kompany receives the ball during a training session in Brussels on June 6, 2013

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets about selecting captain Vincent Kompany to play in last weekend's costly 3-2 loss at Premier League title rivals Liverpool, he said Wednesday. A training-ground injury scare had put Kompany's participation in doubt and although he was ultimately passed fit to play, …

  • Japan's defender Yuto Nagatomo (right) dribbles the ball as Australia's defender Luke Wilkshire dives to block during their Group B Asian zone qualifying match for the 2014 World Cup in Saitama on June 4, 2013
    2019 Asian Cup expanded to 24 teams AFP News - 2 hours 30 minutes ago

    Asia's football body Wednesday announced an expansion of the flagship Asian Cup from 16 to 24 teams but killed off the lower-level Challenge Cup as part of a regional … More »2019 Asian Cup expanded to 24 teams

    Japan's defender Yuto Nagatomo (right) dribbles the ball as Australia's defender Luke Wilkshire dives to block during their Group B Asian zone qualifying match for the 2014 World Cup in Saitama on June 4, 2013

    Asia's football body Wednesday announced an expansion of the flagship Asian Cup from 16 to 24 teams but killed off the lower-level Challenge Cup as part of a regional shake-up. The 2019 Asian Cup will climb to 24 teams but next month's Challenge Cup in the Maldives will be the last, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) …

  • Poyet bemoans Sunderland injury woes
    Poyet bemoans Sunderland injury woes GOAL.com - 2 hours 33 minutes ago

    With a trip to title-chasing Manchester City next up for the bottom-of-the-table Black Cats, the manager says he has just 17 fit first-team players to chose from More »Poyet bemoans Sunderland injury woes

    Poyet bemoans Sunderland injury woes

    With a trip to title-chasing Manchester City next up for the bottom-of-the-table Black Cats, the manager says he has just 17 fit first-team players to chose from

  • Dortmund got lucky against Wolfsburg, admits Kehl
    Dortmund got lucky against Wolfsburg, admits Kehl GOAL.com - 2 hours 49 minutes ago

    The experienced midfielder has conceded that BVB could have lost their DFB Pokal semi-final had their opponents been more clinical More »Dortmund got lucky against Wolfsburg, admits Kehl

    Dortmund got lucky against Wolfsburg, admits Kehl

    The experienced midfielder has conceded that BVB could have lost their DFB Pokal semi-final had their opponents been more clinical

  • Marlon James calls it a day at ATM
    Marlon James calls it a day at ATM GOAL.com - 2 hours 51 minutes ago

    Coach B. Satianathan has confirmed that the veteran striker will hang up his boots due to injury problems and the club will be seeking a replacement for the Vincenti … More »Marlon James calls it a day at ATM

    Marlon James calls it a day at ATM

    Coach B. Satianathan has confirmed that the veteran striker will hang up his boots due to injury problems and the club will be seeking a replacement for the Vincentian

  • Kelantan sack Steve Darby, eye Henchoz as replacement
    Kelantan sack Steve Darby, eye Henchoz as replacement GOAL.com - 3 hours ago

    The Englishman was given the boot after the team lost 4-0 to Sime Darby FC, with the former Swiss international a possible candidate to take over the reins More »Kelantan sack Steve Darby, eye Henchoz as replacement

    Kelantan sack Steve Darby, eye Henchoz as replacement

    The Englishman was given the boot after the team lost 4-0 to Sime Darby FC, with the former Swiss international a possible candidate to take over the reins