Soccer

Indonesian soccer league suspended after fan killed

Sep 26, 2018

The Indonesian soccer league has been suspended following the killing of a fan by rival supporters

Kawasaki beats Nagoya to keep pressure on J-League leaders

Sep 22, 2018

Kawasaki Frontale narrowed the gap on leaders Sanfrecce Hiroshima with a 3-1 win over Nagoya Grampus in the J-League on Saturday

Late strike by Muto lifts Urawa past Yokohama in J-League

Sep 16, 2018

Yuki Muto scored in the 79th minute to lift Urawa Reds to a 2-1 win over Yokohama F Marinos in the J-League

Japan cancels soccer friendly against Chile after earthquake

Sep 6, 2018

The Japan Football Association has canceled an exhibition game against Chile because of a powerful earthquake that struck the island of Hokkaido

Thai cave boys feted by prime minister in trip to capital

Sep 6, 2018

It was show time Thursday for the 12 boys and their 25-year-old soccer coach who were trapped for almost three weeks in a flooded cave in northern Thailand as they spoke at a public exhibition in one of Bangkok's largest malls

Hiroshima stretches lead atop J-League with win over Kashima

Sep 2, 2018

Relegation-threatened Sagan Tosu, featuring former Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres, earned a point at third-placed FC Tokyo in an uninspiring 0-0 draw in the J-League on Sunday.

Sarah Lee sets Hong Kong record; Thailand strikes rare gold

Aug 31, 2018

Sarah Lee Wai Sze has won the women's sprint title for her second gold medal in Jakarta and her record fifth for Hong Kong in the Asian Games

Son's last shot for military exemption at Asian Games

Aug 29, 2018

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min will get one more shot at an exemption from military service after helping South Korea reach the final at the Asian Games with a 3-1 win over Vietnam

Spurs' Son still up for army reprieve; No medal for Clarkson

Aug 27, 2018

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min is still on target for an Asian Games gold medal that will earn a reprieve from military service after South Korea rallied to beat Uzbekistan 4-3 with a penalty late in extra time

Torres opens J-League account as Sagan Tosu beats Osaka 3-0

Aug 26, 2018

Fernando Torres finally opened his J-League account with the third goal in Sagan Tosu's 3-0 home win over fellow strugglers Gamba Osaka on Sunday, as the Spaniard's team took the proverbial six-pointer in the relegation dogfight

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