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  • Capital Sports: Conte suggests he is unsettled at Chelsea
    Reports from the Italian press have linked Juventus boss Max Allegri and Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri with the job in recent times, and Conte says he is uncertain as to what the future holds. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 13 – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has suggested he is unsettled at the club due...
  • Capital Sports: Former Irish rugby star Quinlan challenges Kenya Simbas players
    The 43-year-old is in Kenya courtesy of the invite from The Rugby Patrons Society with the aim of supporting Age-grade Rugby. Photo/MOSES MUOKI NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 12 – Having featured for three Rugby World Cups, former Ireland star Alan Quinlan wishes Kenya’s dreams of playing in the 2019 global...
  • Capital Sports: Harambee Stars defender Cheche signs for Swedish side Broma
    Ochieng has 26 championships on the qualifying list and, among other things, served as vice-captain of the Kenyan national team. The 25-year-old therefore has a lot of routine, in addition to his tip features. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 12 – Harambee Stars defender David ‘Cheche’ Ochieng has joined...
  • Capital Sports: Giggs interviewed as Wales continue manager search
    Manchester United’s Welsh assistant manager Ryan Giggs is the most decorated player in United’s illustrious history (AFP Photo/Carl Court) LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 12 – Ryan Giggs has been interviewed for the vacant Wales national team manager’s job, according to Sky sources. Wales have been...
  • Capital Sports: Wenger says there is no decision on the future of Sanchez
    Asked on Friday whether United had indeed joined the chase for Sanchez, Wenger said: “I cannot tell you much more at the moment about the situation. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 12 – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says there is “nothing concrete” yet regarding the possible transfer of Alexis Sanchez...
  • Capital Sports: KCB, Homeboyz clash as Kenya Cup returns
    KCB and Homeboyz in past action.PHOTO/Kenya Cup Website NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 12- It is first against second when defending champions KCB RFC host Homeboyz RFC in one of six Kenya Cup match day five encounters on Saturday as the top tier league resumes after a three-week break for the Christmas and...
  • Capital Sports: AFC couldn’t match Sofapaka deal, says Aswani
    Sofapaka FC striker Kepha Aswani challenges Elli Asieche for the ball during a training session at te Eastleigh High School on January 11, 2017. Photo/TIMOTHY OLOBULU NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 12 – Kepha Aswani has disclosed that he turned down a move back to his former employers AFC Leopards after...
  • Capital Sports: Edna Kiplagat, Kirui set for Boston Marathon
    Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat crossing the line at 2017 Boston Marathon. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 12 – Defending champions Geoffrey Kirui and Edna Kiplagat will face stiff competition in this year’s Boston Marathon with organizers confirming a star studded field for the April 16 race. Kirui will be faced with...
  • Capital Sports: Messi puts on masterclass for watching Coutinho
    Barcelona’s forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Spanish Copa del Rey round of 16 second leg football match against Celta Vigo January 11, 2018 © AFP / LLUIS GENE MADRID, Spain, Jan 12 – Lionel Messi put on a masterclass in front of new recruit Philippe Coutinho...
  • Capital Sports: NBA aims to address tensions over officiating
    Monty McCutchen (R) is taking over as head of referee development to “work on additional training for our officials so they can deal with those difficult circumstances” of increased scrutiny, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said © Getty/AFP/File / Christian Petersen LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 12 –...
  • Capital Sports: Buoyed by cup wins, PSG resume Ligue 1 title march
    (From L) Paris Saint-Germain’s Layvin Kurzawa, Neymar and Thiago Silva, seen during a training session in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, on December 4, 2017, on the eve of an UEFA Champions League match © AFP/File / FRANCK FIFE PARIS, France, Jan 12 – Neymar and Paris Saint-Germain resume their relentless...
  • Capital Sports: Wilshere allays new injury fears
    The England international suggested on Thursday, however, that the problem is minor and shouldn’t prevent him from returning to action at former employers Bournemouth on Sunday. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 12 – Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has played down concerns that he could be set for...
  • Capital Sports: Spurs will keep Kane and Alli this summer
    As for Spurs bringing in reinforcements during the January transfer window, Levy appeared to play down the prospects of new recruits. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 12 – Harry Kane and Dele Alli will still be at Tottenham next season after chairman Daniel Levy ruled out a summer sale of the club’s...
  • Capital Sports: Hazard: I’ll sign after Courtois does
    Chelsea’s Eden Hazard celebrates after scoring his team’s first goal during the English Premier League match against Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge in London, on December 2, 2017 LONDON, Kenya, Jan 12 – Chelsea winger Eden Hazard says he will happily sign a new deal with the club, but wants...
  • Capital Sports: Dakar racers caught up in La Paz street protests
    A riot police officer throws a tear gas canister to medicine students during clashes within a protest December 19, 2017, weeks before the Dakar Rally reached the town and was caught up in the tensions © AFP/File / JORGE BERNAL LA PAZ, BOLIVIA, Jan 12 – The Dakar Rally reached the lung-busting...
  • Capital Sports: China boxing star Zou fights to save eyesight and career
    Zou Shiming, shown training in July, sought immediate hospital treatment last month after suddenly losing much of the sight in his left eye © AFP/File / STR SHANGHAI, China, Jan 12 – China’s two-time Olympic boxing champion Zou Shiming on Friday came out fighting from severe eye problems that look...
  • Capital Sports: Vardy fit to return against Chelsea
    Jamie Vardy has scored 10 goals for Leicester City this season, including this effort against Liverpool at Anfield in December 2017 © AFP / Paul ELLIS LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 11 – Jamie Vardy will be fit to play for Leicester in a clash of the past two Premier League champions when they visit...
  • Capital Sports: CAF to directly pay referees in international matches
    Joseph Lamptey Joern Pollex – FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 11 – Referees in African international matches will now be paid directly by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in the wake of Ghanaian official Joseph Lamptey’s life ban. Previously, referees were paid by the host...
  • Capital Sports: Manchester UTD want to sign Alexis Sanchez
    Manchester manager Jose Mourinho is thought to be willing to offer midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan in a swap deal for the Chile international. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 11 – Manchester United want to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal and have made contact with his representatives, according...
  • Capital Sports: Akumu targets CAF CL final with Zesco
    Akumu joined the side at the beginning of the 2016 season from Sudanese side Al Khartoum and played a major role as the team had their best continental performance in history, getting to the semi-finals. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 11- Harambee Stars midfielder Anthony Akumu targets to steer his Zambian...

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