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Lionel Messi will captain Argentina in their Copa America final against Chile.
03/07/2015 - Football

Argentina, Chile seek Copa America glory

Argentina and hosts Chile will contest the final of the Copa America. Both sides are desperate for the honour.
Aya Miama struck Japan's first goal against England from teh penalty spot.
02/07/2015 - football

Japan defeat England to reach women's football World Cup final

Japan advanced to their second consecutive women's football World Cup final on Thursday, following a 2-1 victory over surprise semi-finalists England in Edmonton.
Brazil coach Dunga lamented his side's lack of energy during their Copa America quarter-final against Paraguay.
28/06/2015 - football

'Sick' Brazil slump out of Copa America

The phrase 'sick as a parrot' features prominently in the lexicon of English footballers. The simile is assiduously wheeled out after setbacks.
Sepp Blatter has been head of Fifa since 1998.
28/06/2015 - football

Blatter urged to stand by resignation pledge

Sepp Blatter, the president of world football's governing body Fifa, has been urged to stand by his decision to quit as head of the organisation. Blatter, 79, announced on 2 June that he would step down at an extraordinary Fifa congress between December and March 2016.

Coach Mark Sampson has guided England to their first semi-final at the Women's World Cup.
28/06/2015 - football

England end Canada's World Cup dream

England advanced to the semi-final of the World Cup for the first time after beating hosts Canada 2-1.
Carlos Tevez will go back home to Argentina to continue his career after nine years with European clubs.
27/06/2015 - Football

Carlos Tevez returns home to Boca Juniors

Carlos Tevez celebrated the end of his European travels on Friday night with a penalty shoot-out goal that sent Argentina into the semi-finals of the Copa America.
Canada's Josee Belanger (9) holds off the attentions of China defender Liu Shanshan during their Group A clash at the women's World Cup.
26/06/2015 - football

Canada's new generation of footballers set to emulate 2003 vintage

It couldn't have been better timed. Hosts Canada are achieving at the Women's World Cup tournament.
Aliko Dangote, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Group, Nigeria,
20/06/2015 - Africa-Nigeria

Africa’s richest man looks to take on the Gunners

Not satisfied with his 16 billion euro business empire, Africa’s richest man has said he now wants to buy Arsenal football club.

20/06/2015 - Brazil

Brazil superstar Neymar da Silva Santos Junior out of Copa America

Neymar's participation in the South American footballing showpiece came to an abrupt end after a disciplinary hearing slapped him with a four-match ban for headbutting a Colombian opponent.

Lionel Messi is set to win his 100th cap for Argentina.
19/06/2015 - Sports

Messi joins the 100 club

Acknowledged as one of the greatest , Lionel Andres Messi Cuccittini will don national colours for the 100th time on Saturday when Argentina take on Jamaica.