Loew relishing Germany's 'week of truth'

Berlin (AFP) - Germany coach Joachim Loew is relishing the world champions' "week of truth" in their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign when they host Group D leaders Poland on Friday before playing …

Hong Kong hold China, Son shines for Korea

Shenzhen (China) (AFP) - China were frustrated 0-0 by Hong Kong in a politically fraught World Cup qualifier on Thursday as Son Heung-Min celebrated his move to Tottenham Hotspur with a hat-trick in …

Ferrari's Vettel puts Pirelli row behind him, for now

Monza (Italy) (AFP) - Sebastian Vettel put his row with Pirelli behind him, at least for now, on Thursday after the Italian rubber company released the findings of its investigation into the cause of …

Zebo at fullback again for Ireland against England

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Simon Zebo will get another chance to show his fullback credentials after being named to start in the position in a near-full strength Ireland team to play England at Twickenham in …

Bayern to donate funds, set up migrants' training camp

BERLIN (Reuters) - Bayern Munich will donate one million euros (£0.72 million) to help migrants and will set up a training camp for those arriving in Munich, as the number coming to the city rises. …

Son spurs Laos rout; Hong Kong hold China

By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - South Korea smashed eight past lowly Laos and Asian champions Australia battered Bangladesh 5-0 as the continent's elite made light work …

Massa and Bottas staying on at Williams

London (AFP) - Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas will stay on with Williams for a third season, ending speculation that Jenson Button could return to the team which gave him his start in Formula One …

Australia bat against England in first ODI

Southampton (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Australia captain Steven Smith won the toss and elected to bat against England in the first one-day international at the Ageas Bowl on Thursday.

Bangladesh no match for Socceroos

The Socceroos have ripped Bangladesh to shreds in their World Cup qualifier with a ruthless 5-0 victory in Perth.

United to give De Gea chance to reclaim spot - reports

(Reuters) - Manchester United will welcome David de Gea back into the fold even if, as expected, the goalkeeper refuses to sign a new contract following his failed attempt to move to Real Madrid …