Capital Sports

  • Capital Sports: No time to relax in Premier League, says Morata
    Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata (left) vies with Everton’s defender Mason Holgate during their English Premier League match at Stamford Bridge in London on August 27, 2017 LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 14 – Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has expressed his views on adjusting to the Premier League,...
  • Capital Sports: Nsimbe not throwing in towel on title chase
    Tusker FC head coach George ‘Best’ Nsimbe. Photo/RAYMOND MAKHAYA NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 14- Tusker FC head coach George ‘Best’ Nsimbe is still holding on to the final straws of an otherwise disastrous season, keeping faith that the Brewers can still race up a 14 point gap between them and leaders Gor...
  • Capital Sports: Abuse victim accuses ex-England football manager of cover-up
    Former England and Watford manager Graham Taylor is seen in April 2016 © AFP/File / ADRIAN DENNIS LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 14 – An abuse victim on Wednesday accused late England football manager Graham Taylor of telling him to sweep his warnings about a paedophile coach “under the carpet”. Tony...
  • Capital Sports: All Blacks ‘uncomfortable’ but not panicking
    New Zealand have played seven Tests in 2017 with five wins, one loss and one draw © AFP/File / SAEED KHAN AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Sep 14 – The world champion All Blacks admitted Thursday to being uncomfortable with their patchy performances so far this year, but rejected talk of panic in the ranks....
  • Capital Sports: Klopp at peace after stormy Sevilla conclusion
    Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp speaks to the referees after the UEFA Champions League match against Sevilla at Anfield in Liverpool © AFP / Paul ELLIS LIVERPOOL, United Kingdom, Sep 14 – Jurgen Klopp claimed he had made peace with opposite number Eduardo Berizzo and the Sevilla coaching...
  • Capital Sports: Progress on Ozil deal has slowed, confirms Wenger
    Mesut Ozil (left) talks to Arsene Wenger after joining Arsenal from Real Madrid in September 2013 LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 14 – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger remains optimistic that star playmaker Mesut Ozil will sign a new contract with the club, but admits that talks have not progressed. The...
  • Capital Sports: Tottenham Wembley curse dead – Pochettino
    Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham’s 3-1 Champions League victory over Borussia Dortmund has finally killed off their Wembley curse © AFP/File / GLYN KIRK LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 14 – Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham’s 3-1 Champions League victory over Borussia Dortmund...
  • Capital Sports: Ronaldo returns to lead routine Real win
    Ronaldo took his tally to 106 goals in the Champion League by opening the scoring. Photo/DM MADRID, Spain, Sep 13 – Cristiano Ronaldo wasted no time in showing Real Madrid what they have been missing during his five-game domestic suspension, by scoring twice as the holders began their Champions...
  • Capital Sports: US Olympians celebrate LA 2028 ‘now it’s real’
    The torch is lit at the Los Angeles Coliseum on September 13, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, as the city was officially named as host of the 2028 Summer Olympics © AFP / FREDERIC J. BROWN LOS ANGELES, United States, Sep 13 – US Olympians gathered at iconic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on...
  • Capital Sports: Kane downs Dortmund as Spurs end Wembley woe
    Tottenham striker Harry Kane celebrates restoring his side’s lead in the first half after beating Roman Burki at his near post. Photo/DM LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 13 – Harry Kane banished Tottenham’s Wembley curse as the England striker’s double sealed a 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund in their...
  • Capital Sports: Tusker back to winning ways as Ulinzi stop Sofapaka
    Tusker FC’s Humphrey Mieno celebrating his goal against Zoo Kericho. Photo/RAYMOND MAKHAYA NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 13- Stephen Owusu stepped off the bench to score the winner as Tusker FC bounced back to winning ways after a dry run of three winless matches, beating Zoo Kericho 2-1 at the Ruaraka...
  • Capital Sports: Western Stima ‘redeploy’ head coach Omino, hire Ugandan
    Western Stima tactician Henry Omino passes instructions to his players at half time during a past Kenyan Premier League match. PHOTO/Timothy Olobulu NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 13- Relegation threatened Western Stima have ‘redeployed’ head coach Henry Omino to position of Technical Director and sacked...
  • Capital Sports: Serena Williams reveals baby to world in touching home movie
    Tennis superstar Serena Williams, shown in this January 19 file photo, has posted a home video documenting her journey to becoming a mother © AFP/File / PAUL CROCK WASHINGTON, United States, Sep 13 – Two weeks after becoming a first-time mother, tennis legend Serena Williams revealed her baby...
  • Capital Sports: AFC lose to Sony as Muhoroni hold Posta
    Muhoroni Youth’s Bliss Kityo against Posta Rangers captain Jockins Atudo during their KPL match on 13th September at the Ruaraka Sports Club. Photo/RAYMOND MAKHAYA NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 13- AFC Leopards positive run in the Kenyan Premier League was halted after losing 1-0 to resurgent Sony Sugar at...
  • Capital Sports: Marcelo extends Real Madrid contract
    Brazilian defender Marcelo has made 400 appearances for Real Madrid since joining from Fluminense in 2006 © AFP/File / Dimitar DILKOFF MADRID, Spain, Sep 13 – Real Madrid vice-captain Marcelo extended his 11-year stay with the Spanish giants by signing a new contract until 2022, the club announced...
  • Capital Sports: Over 1000 participants set for Chemususu Dam Half Marathon
    Over 1000 participants are expected for the 4th edition of the Chemususui Dam Half Marathon set for Saturday, 16 2017. Photo/ COURTESY NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 13 – Over 20 elite athletes have confirmed participation at this year’s Chemususu Dam Half Marathon to be graced by 1992 Olympic champion...
  • Capital Sports: Pochettino urges Spurs to make fast start against Dortmund
    Tottenham coach Mauricio Pochettino leads a training session at the club’s Enfield Training Centre in north-east London on September 12, 2017, the eve of their Champions League group match against Borussia Dortmund © AFP / Glyn KIRK LONDON, United Kingdom, Sep 13 – Mauricio Pochettino has warned...
  • Capital Sports: Matthaeus slams Ribery for shirt-throwing tantrum
    Bayern Munich’s French midfielder Franck Ribery flings off his shirt after leaving the pitch during the Champions League group B match against Anderlecht in Munich, southern Germany, on September 12, 2017 © AFP / Guenter SCHIFFMANN BERLIN, Germany, Sep 13 – Germany legend Lothar Matthaeus has...
  • Capital Sports: WADA ‘to clear 95 Russian athletes of doping charges’
    A leaked internal WADA report published by the New York Times Tuesday said the agency found it could not gather enough evidence against 95 out of 96 Russian athletes who it has been probing © AFP/File / Gabriel BOUYS Washington, United States, Sep 13 – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is set to...
  • Capital Sports: Celtic charged by UEFA over pitch invasion
    Celtic supporters sing ahead of the Champions League Group B match against Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) at Celtic Park in Glasgow, on September 12, 2017 © AFP / Paul ELLIS London, United Kingdom, Sep 13 – European football’s governing body UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Celtic...

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