Soccer: Korea on ‘right path’ as Asian Cup looms – coach Bento

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – International Friendly – South Korea vs Costa Rica – Goyang Stadium, Goyang, South Korea – September 7, 2018 South Korea coach Paulo Bento before the match REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo (Reuters) – Coach Paulo Bento believes South Korea are continuing to make progress under his leadership after the side extended their […]

Buy now before World Cup prices rocket

Buy now before World Cup prices rocket

By James O’Connor Fans who plan on travelling to the Rugby World Cup next year are advised to book now before prices are “doubled and tripled”. The tournament kicks off in Japan next September, and TravelAgent.ie’s Ken Donnellan expects huge demand from Irish supporters. “The rush is on now, because return flights to Japan were […]

Rewinding to the Greatest World Cup Matches

Rewinding to the Greatest World Cup Matches

(Getty Images) The World Cup. The pinnacle of all limited overs cricket. Despite the endless cricket we see all year round, the World Cup is still one of the prized possessions in the entire game.Win the final and you’re one of the immortals. Like Kirti Azad. (His ODI career spanned […]

Defending Danes the World Cup danger men

However, Thorbjørn Olesen and Søren Kjeldsen have been undertaking preparations for their title defence at Metropolitan Golf Club somewhat under the radar. Only a small number of journalists attending their Wednesday afternoon press conference and the Danish duo currently at fifth in betting favouritism, behind top chance Australia, England, the United States and perhaps most […]

Infantino Tells Qatar it Has to Host Best World Cup Ever

Infantino Tells Qatar it Has to Host Best World Cup Ever

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has warned Qatar that the first World Cup in the Middle East — which begins in four years on November 21 — has to be better than Russia. AFP Updated:November 21, 2018, 11:15 AM IST FIFA president Gianni Infantino (AP Image) Doha: FIFA president Gianni Infantino has warned Qatar that the […]

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