Chelsea take control as Spurs splutter in League Cup semi | Malay Mail
LONDON, Jan 6 — Chelsea took control of their League Cup semi-final against Tottenham as Romelu Lukaku returned from exile in Wednesday's 2-0 first leg win over their London rivals. Thomas Tuchel's side are within touching distance of a first League Cup final appearance since 2019 after brushing...
Thomas Tuchel's side are within touching distance of a first League Cup final appearance since 2019 after brushing aside Tottenham at Stamford Bridge.Liverpool's semi-final first leg, scheduled for Thursday, has been postponed until next week after a significant coronavirus outbreak among Jurgen Klopp's squad.
Lukaku, Chelsea's club record £97.5 million (RM553.5 million) signing from Inter Milan last year, was dropped for the Liverpool game after he gave an interview that featured criticism of the way he was being used by Tuchel.Conte was back at Chelsea for the first time since being sacked in 2018 despite winning the Premier League and FA Cup in his two-year reign.Read more: Malay Mail »
Mohammadin Ketapi quits Bersatu after only six months
KOTA KINABALU: Lahad Datu MP Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi has left Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) on Tuesday (June 28), just six months after joining the party. Read more >>
Soccer-Chelsea dominate Spurs in 2-0 league cup semi-final winLONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea seized control of their league cup semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur , beating their London rivals 2-0 in the first leg on Wednesday thanks to an early strike by Kai Havertz and an own goal by Spurs defender Ben Davies.
Soccer-Chelsea's Lukaku returns for League Cup semi-final(Reuters) - Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku returned to the starting lineup for the first leg of their League Cup semi-final at home to Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday, a day after he apologised for saying he was dissatisfied with his role at Stamford Bridge.
Soccer-Arsenal v Liverpool League Cup semi-final first leg postponed due to COVID-19(Reuters) - The first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Arsenal and Liverpool on Thursday has been postponed due to a severe outbreak of COVID-19 infections at Liverpool, the English Football League (EFL) said on Wednesday.
Hurkacz powers Poland into ATP Cup semis with Schwartzman win | Malay MailSYDNEY, Jan 5 — World number nine Hubert Hurkacz powered Poland into the ATP Cup semi-finals on Wednesday, overwhelming Argentina’s in-form Diego Schwartzman to ensure his country became the first to book a last-four berth. Both nations went into the tie in Sydney unbeaten in Group D, winning...
FACTBOX-Soccer-Profile on Nigeria team for 2021 Africa Cup of NationsYAOUNDE (Reuters) - Factbox on Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers Nigeria.
Zverev, Berrettini win to keep ATP Cup hopes alive | Malay MailSYDNEY, Jan 4 — Top-10 stars Alexander Zverev and Matteo Berrettini both clocked solid victories on Tuesday as they ramped up preparations for the Australian Open by keeping Germany and Italy on track at the ATP Cup. German world number three Zverev came through a workmanlike 6-4, 6-4 clash...