Football

Chelsea's S$124m recruit Morata touches down in Singapore

Chelsea's S$124m recruit Morata...

July 22

SINGAPORE – It looks like Alvaro Morata is not wasting any time in getting to know his new Chelsea team-mates as the Spaniard is set to link up with them in Singapore for the...

'Killer pitch' and food poisoning haunt Asia football tours

'Killer pitch' and food poisoning...

July 21

SHANGHAI — Searing heat, tropical downpours and long-haul flights are just some of the problems that plague European clubs' pre-season tours of Asia each summer, leaving...

Ronaldo in Singapore on Friday

Ronaldo in Singapore on Friday

July 20

SINGAPORE — Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo will be in Singapore on Friday (July 21) for a one day visit. The Real Madrid player will be signing a major endorsement deal as...

S’pore youth footballer signs two-year deal with English club Fulham

S’pore youth footballer signs two...

July 16

SINGAPORE – Like many young players around the world, his dream is to play in the English Premier League (EPL). Last Tuesday, national youth player Ben Davis took a huge step...

Kagawa stays with Dortmund but Honda leaves Milan for Mexico

Kagawa stays with Dortmund but Honda...

July 15

BERLIN — Japan international midfielder Shinji Kagawa has extended his contract with Borussia Dortmund until 2020, the German club said on Friday (July 14).

Portuguese researchers create database of behaviour of penalty takers to sell to clubs

Portuguese researchers create...

July 15

ZURICH — If Cristiano Ronaldo takes a penalty and aims his shot into the middle of the goal, there is only a 58 per cent chance he will score. If he aims to his left, his...

Midfielder Jakkit Wechiprom becomes second Thai player to join J-League club

Midfielder Jakkit Wechiprom becomes...

July 14

TOKYO — FC Tokyo have signed Thai midfielder Jakkit Wechpirom from Bangkok United on a loan deal to the end of the season, the J-League first division club announced on Thursday...