Costa return bolsters Bayern's treble bid

Berlin (AFP) - Bayern Munich's hopes of securing a second treble in four years received a boost on Tuesday with Douglas Costa back in training after the club confirmed he does not need knee surgery.

Iran beat China, Australia get crucial win

Tehran (AFP) - Iran's Mehdi Taremi dealt China's World Cup hopes a major blow on Tuesday, as Australia grabbed a crucial win over UAE to stay in the hunt for an automatic spot at Russia 2018.

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Australia beat UAE to boost World Cup hopes

Sydney (AFP) - Australia boosted their World Cup qualifying hopes on Tuesday with a tense, 2-0 win over UAE, whose under-pressure coach Mahdi Ali announced his resignation after the match.

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