A clock designed by the late architect Oscar Niemeyer to mark the one-year countdown to next year’s World Cup was unveiled on Rio’s Copacabana beach on Wednesday in the presence of soccer legend Pele. The device, made by Hublot, the official timekeeper for the 2014 [...]
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Bosnia and Montenegro, both on course for a first World Cup appearance, face key matches in the European qualifiers on Friday which could end with the unlikely sight of either Albania or Iceland topping a group. Russia take their 100 percent record to Portugal, [...]
Bayern Munich wraps up their record-breaking Bundesliga season on Saturday at Borussia Moenchengladbach with 20 records in their sights and with Coach Jupp Heynckes to end his German league career at the club where he began in 1963. While Bayern’s Champions League final against Borussia [...]
Barcelona winger Pedro Rodriguez has claimed he and his teammates are targeting Real Madrid’s league record of 100 points after sealing the title last weekend. The Catalans were handed their 22nd league crown when Madrid could only manage a 1-1 draw with Espanyol, but they [...]
Manchester City can delay the inevitable by beating fifth-place Tottenham on Sunday in the Premier League. Manchester United, who lead City by 13 points, can clinch their 20th English title with a victory at home to Aston Villa on Monday if City lose at [...]