Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Thursday, October 23, 2014   




Messi putting Barca ahead of personal glory
Lionel Messi says victory in the season's first El Clasico against Real Madrid on Sunday (HK time) is more important than the personal glory of becoming La Liga's all-time leading goalscorer.

Young Belgian hitmen clash as Everton face Lille in Europa League
A battle of Belgian strikers will enliven Everton's Europa League clash at Lille tomorrow (HK time), while Tottenham need a boost against Greek side Asteras Tripolis and Celtic welcome Romanians Astra Giurgiu.

Papal seal of approval for mighty Bayern
A meeting with Pope Francis could not have been timed better for Bayern Munich as the German champions capped a two-day stay in Rome in style following their demolition of Roma.

Top 40 on Europe's night of goals
Bayern Munich produced a stunning display to demolish Roma 7-1, but they were not the biggest winners on the most prolific evening in Champions League history.

Pressure builds on Blues after letting it slip
Captain Vincent Kompany says Manchester City have to get better if they are to qualify for the Champions League's last 16 after stumbling to a 2-2 draw at CSKA Moscow.

Lee drug shock
Malaysians expressed shock and disbelief after reports claimed national icon and world badminton's top player, Lee Chong Wei, had failed a drugs test.

Tripped by a pitch
The maligned pitch at Singapore's new National Stadium has forced the cancellation of next month's clash of the Maori All Blacks with the Asia-Pacific Dragons.

Clarion call for Reds ahead of Real challenge
Brendan Rodgers has challenged his Liverpool players to rise to the occasion when they face holders Real Madrid in a crucial Champions League showdown at Anfield tomorrow (HK time).

French rugby side Racing Metro return to SAR for HKFC match
French Top 14 club Racing Metro return to the SAR next month for the Natixis Rugby Cup at Hong Kong Football Club.

United can catch Blues, insists boss
Louis van Gaal insists Manchester United can still overhaul English Premier League leaders Chelsea despite a 10-point gap between the two sides.



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