THE FINISH LINE

WE are less than 72 hours away from ushering in a brand-new year, and there's already so much to look forward to in the world of sports in 2019...

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THERE are just nine days to go before we say goodbye to 2018 and ring in the new year, and sports fans around the world will look back fondly on another action-packed year that has produced more than...

[JAKARTA] Indonesian football's long-running struggle against corruption has been reignited with the authorities promising a new crackdown after a senior official was caught trying to bribe a...

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EVEN Manchester United's ever-reliable goalkeeper David de Gea has struggled for form this season in the English Premier League (EPL), but the Spanish star will surely need to be at his very...

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IT has been quite a month for Tottenham Hotspur's 20-year-old Argentine defender Juan Foyth. So assured was he in his team's recent League Cup victory over West Ham United, his first...

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THE swagger at Manchester United, missing for so much of the season, seems to have returned at last. For many of the club's frustrated fans, the sense is that the underperforming Red Devils - in...

WHEN it comes to watching World Cup football on TV, Singapore ranks very high as far as interest and following are concerned.

CROATIAN footballer Luka Modric ended Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi's decade-long domination of the sport's individual awards by being crowned FIFA's best player of the year on...

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THIS season's UEFA Champions League kicked off all over Europe earlier this week, and as usual the world's most prestigious football club competition more than lived up to that lofty status...

You know the French take fashion seriously when a football club launches its new jersey at a high-end fashion retail store rather than at a stadium.