S. Korean legend tells football to stay confident at World Cup

Jeonju (South Korea), May 24 : South Korean football legend Hong Myung-bo said on Thursday that the national team players need to stay confident even though they will face difficult opponents at next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup. Hong, who currently serves as general secretary for the Korea Football Association (KFA), said South Korean players […]

Zambia national football team’s coach resigns

Lusaka (Zambia), May 24 : Zambian national team head coach Wedson Nyirenda has resigned from his position, the country’s football governing body said on Thursday. “The Football Association of Zambia wishes to announce the resignation of Mr. Wedson Nyirenda as head coach of the Zambia national team with immediate effect,” Ponga Liwewe, the governing body’s […]

Prasidh Krishna one of those talents IPL has unearthed: Streak

[Kolkata: Dark clouds hover over the Eden Garden ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018, 2nd qualifier cricket match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad, in Kolkata, on Thursday. ( /PTI] Kolkata, May 24 : Heaping praise on pacer M. Prasidh Krishna, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bowling coach and former Zimbabwe captain Heath […]

The pressure is on for Japan’s new boss Nishino

By Jack Tarrant TOKYO, May 24 : Japan’s relatively routine build-up to the World Cup was shaken dramatically by the surprise decision to fire head coach Vahid Halilhodzic two months before the finals in Russia. After leading Japan to their sixth consecutive World Cup, the Bosnian was dismissed and replaced with former Japan Football Association […]