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Elizabeth Addo opens goal account in Western Sydney Wanderers' win

Posted: 22:15, 19 Jan 2019

The Ghana international got off her mark as her side finally secured their first victory of the season to end 10-match winless streak

Sport24.co.za | WRAP: Absa Premiership

Posted: 22:11, 19 Jan 2019

A comprehensive wrap of all the kick-off times, results and match reports for the weekends Absa Premiership matches.

Sport24.co.za | Salah double fires Liverpool 7 points clear

Posted: 22:10, 19 Jan 2019

Liverpool moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League as Mohamed Salah's double inspired a dramatic victory over Crystal Palace.

Mali's Bassira Toure joins Malaga on loan from AS Mande

Posted: 22:09, 19 Jan 2019

The Spanish giants have secured the services of the Malian star following her impressive outing at the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations

Gervinho nets winner as Parma edge past Udinese

Posted: 22:03, 19 Jan 2019

The 31-year-old scored his fifth goal of the season to help the Crusaders bounce back to winning ways at the Dacia Arena

Valverde 'not frustrated' as he waits on Barcelona to deliver amid De Jong & Vela links

Posted: 22:02, 19 Jan 2019

The Blaugrana boss was keen not to fuel links to supposed January transfer targets, while also discussing Malcom's future at Camp Nou

Sport24.co.za | WRAP: English Premiership

Posted: 21:59, 19 Jan 2019

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, scores and match reports from the weekend English Premiership matches.

Sone Aluko ends 10-month goal drought in Reading's loss to Derby County

Posted: 21:58, 19 Jan 2019

The Nigeria international ended his barren run in front of goal with a cool finish but it was not enough to avoid defeat at Pride Park

'City bought Guardiola four full-backs!' - Mourinho hits out at Man Utd transfer policy

Posted: 21:57, 19 Jan 2019

The Portuguese has suggested that he did not receive the required level of support prior to being relieved of his managerial duties at Old Trafford

Kaizer Chiefs 1-2 Zesco United (2-5 agg): Amakhosi eliminated from Caf Confed Cup by ruthless Zambian champions

Posted: 21:54, 19 Jan 2019

Anthony Akumu and Jackson Were both netted for Zega Mambo, while Khama Billia scored Amakhosi's consolation goal

Onyekuru scores first career hat-trick as Galatasaray demolish Ankaragucu

Posted: 21:52, 19 Jan 2019

The Nigeria international took his tally to nine goals this season to help Yellow-Reds maintain their form

Sport24.co.za | Arsenal beat Chelsea to blow Champions League chase open

Posted: 21:50, 19 Jan 2019

Arsenal blew the race for a top-four Premier League finish wide open after goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Laurent Koscielny saw the Gunners beat Chelsea.

Higuain can't come soon enough! Sarri's Chelsea have become both blunt and predictable

Posted: 21:50, 19 Jan 2019

Saturday's tame 2-0 loss to top-four rivals Arsenal underlined that the Blues need to wrap up a deal for the Argentine striker as quickly as possible

Sport24.co.za | Cardiff splash club record fee on Nantes striker

Posted: 21:50, 19 Jan 2019

Premier League strugglers Cardiff signed Nantes striker Emiliano Sala for a club record fee.

Sport24.co.za | 'Massive relief' for Klopp as Liverpool edge past Palace

Posted: 21:50, 19 Jan 2019

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he felt "massive relief" after Mohamed Salah's double helped his side go seven points clear at the top of the Premier League.

Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea: Top Four Race Intensifies as Gunners Come Out on Top

Posted: 21:48, 19 Jan 2019

A clash between the teams occupying the fourth and fifth place in the Premier League is always an important one, not least in terms of Champions League qualification. Both Arsenal and Chelsea fell out of the top-four bracket at the end of last season and were consequently sentenced to play the Europa League this term. […] The post Arsenal 2-0 Chelsea: Top Four Race Intensifies as Gunners Come Out on Top appeared first on Soccer News.

HALF-TIME: Mamelodi Sundowns 1-1 Wydad Casablanca

Posted: 21:47, 19 Jan 2019

Masandawana rue several missed opportunities as they head into the break level against the Moroccans

Sport24.co.za | Mourinho reveals fragile ego of mystery United star

Posted: 21:43, 19 Jan 2019

Jose Mourinho claims modern footballers have such fragile egos that one Manchester United player asked the Portuguese coach not to criticise him in front of his team-mates.

Hasenhuttl rates Everton win as Southampton´s best

Posted: 21:42, 19 Jan 2019

Ralph Hasenhuttl hailed Southampton’s assured 2-1 win over Everton as the strongest performance of his transformative tenure. James Ward-Prowse’s thumping 25-yard drive after 50 minutes and a bizarre Lucas Digne own goal 14 minutes later handed the Saints a second successive Premier League victory on Saturday. Hasenhuttl’s men cast aside the disappointment and fatigue incurred […] The post Hasenhuttl rates Everton win as Southampton´s best appeared first on Soccer News.

Benitez looking up the table after Schar inspires win over Cardiff

Posted: 21:39, 19 Jan 2019

Rafael Benitez feels Newcastle United can surge higher in the Premier League table after an impressive 3-0 win over Cardiff City moved them out of the bottom three. Centre-back Fabian Schar was Saturday’s surprise hero with a double, his first two goals for the club, while Ayoze Perez wrapped up the points in stoppage time. […] The post Benitez looking up the table after Schar inspires win over Cardiff appeared first on Soccer News.

RB Leipzig 0 Borussia Dortmund 1: Witsel restores six-point cushion

Posted: 21:32, 19 Jan 2019

Axel Witsel’s first-half strike saw Borussia Dortmund restore their six-point advantage at the Bundesliga summit with a 1-0 victory over RB Leipzig.  In their first match after the mid-season break, leaders Dortmund responded to Bayern Munich’s 3-1 win over Hoffenheim on Friday with a battling win over fourth-placed Leipzig.  Belgium international Witsel drilled a shot in off the underside of […] The post RB Leipzig 0 Borussia Dortmund 1: Witsel restores six-point cushion appeared first on Soccer News.

Swansea City 1 Sheffield United 0: McBurnie punishes wasteful Blades

Posted: 21:32, 19 Jan 2019

Sheffield United missed the opportunity to move back into the automatic promotion places in the Championship as they lost 1-0 at Swansea City. The Blades slipped to third on Friday as Norwich City won, but they had the chance to respond on Saturday and, with Leeds United beaten, could have moved within a point of […] The post Swansea City 1 Sheffield United 0: McBurnie punishes wasteful Blades appeared first on Soccer News.

Cardiff sign Sala from Nantes for club-record fee

Posted: 21:29, 19 Jan 2019

Cardiff City have confirmed the arrival of striker Emiliano Sala for a club-record fee from Nantes. The Argentinian joins on a three-and-a-half-year deal after Cardiff paid the Ligue 1 side a reported £15million. Sala further boosts Cardiff’s attacking options after Oumar Niasse joined on loan from Everton this week. And the 28-year-old is keen to […] The post Cardiff sign Sala from Nantes for club-record fee appeared first on Soccer News.

Arsenal 2 Chelsea 0: Lacazette and Koscielny fire Gunners to rousing derby win

Posted: 21:27, 19 Jan 2019

Arsenal returned to winning ways and reignited their bid for a top-four place in the Premier League with an excellent 2-0 triumph over Chelsea. Alexandre Lacazette crafted a wonderful 14th-minute opener as Maurizio Sarri’s side, not for the first time this season, wilted under the pressure of a London derby. Club captain Laurent Koscielny’s attempt […] The post Arsenal 2 Chelsea 0: Lacazette and Koscielny fire Gunners to rousing derby win appeared first on Soccer News.

Huesca 0 Atletico Madrid 3: Dominant Atleti keep pressure on Barca

Posted: 21:24, 19 Jan 2019

Atletico Madrid moved to within two points of LaLiga leaders Barcelona after a comfortable 3-0 win over bottom club Huesca on Saturday. Full-backs Lucas Hernandez and Santiago Arias put Atletico in control before Koke ensured Atletico extended their unbeaten run in the league to 17 games. Huesca threatened early on at El Alcoraz through the […] The post Huesca 0 Atletico Madrid 3: Dominant Atleti keep pressure on Barca appeared first on Soccer News.

Rashford arguably league´s best striker with Kane out – Solskjaer

Posted: 21:22, 19 Jan 2019

Marcus Rashford could be considered the Premier League’s best striker while Harry Kane is out injured, according to Manchester United’s interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Forward Rashford was on target again in United’s 2-1 win over Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday – taking his tally to five in the seven games since Solskjaer was […] The post Rashford arguably league´s best striker with Kane out – Solskjaer appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | Banyana beaten in Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Challenge match

Posted: 21:15, 19 Jan 2019

Banyana Banyana have lost their Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Challenge match to the Netherlands at the Cape Town Stadium.

Klopp: Exceptional Salah would have scored even more up front!

Posted: 21:15, 19 Jan 2019

Jurgen Klopp joked Mohamed Salah could have reached 50 Premier League goals even faster had he been selected up front more regularly. Liverpool star Salah scored twice in Saturday’s 4-3 win over Crystal Palace at Anfield, both finishes coming from close range, as Klopp’s men moved seven points clear of Manchester City. The Egypt international […] The post Klopp: Exceptional Salah would have scored even more up front! appeared first on Soccer News.

Sport24.co.za | Pogba rejoices as United extend Solskjaer's winning start

Posted: 20:45, 19 Jan 2019

Paul Pogba celebrated the birth of his first child by scoring a penalty to help defeat Brighton at Old Trafford.

Sport24.co.za | Defeat to Chelsea would kill Arsenal's top 4 bid - Emery

Posted: 19:18, 19 Jan 2019

Unai Emery has warned Arsenal that losing to bitter rivals Chelsea on Saturday would end their hopes of finishing in the Premier League's top four.

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