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October 9, 2018 5:42 PM Jordan can surprise Australia in Asian Cup opener

Jordan coach Vital Borkelmans believes his team have what it takes to defeat Australia in the opening game of the 2019 Asian Cup. The former assistant to Marc Wilmots with the Belgium national team from 2012 to 2016, became head coach in September and his first competitive international will be against the Socceroos on Jan. 6 in Al Ain. "The first game is tough 132

October 9, 2018 4:47 AM China bans pig imports from Japan, Belgium over swine fever

BEIJING (Reuters) - China banned imports of pigs, wild boars and products from Belgium after an outbreak of African swine fever, as well as imports from Japan after a regular swine fever outbreak, the General Administration of Customs said on Tuesday. The move follows a similar ban on imports from Bulgaria on Monday, and comes as the northeastern province 114

October 5, 2018 12:00 PM Netherlands' Justin Kluivert returns to under-21s as senior squad call up four uncapped players

Netherlands coach Ronald Koeman has named four new players in his first to face Germany and Belgium in upcoming internationals, but Roma's Justin Kluivert has had to settle with a place in the under-21s. Kluivert, 19, was included in the senior squad last month, and became Roma's youngest goalscorer in the Champions League this week. Koeman has included 91

September 23, 2018 7:40 PM French fries in Europe expected to be an inch shorter this season

A potato shortage in Europe is expected to effect the shape and size of french fries in the region. Belgium, France and the U.K. are experiencing the shortage – which, according to Food & Wine is not so much a lack of potato yield, but disappointing growth with the potatoes produced. Belgian potato farmers reported smaller size spuds because of an unusually 114

September 20, 2018 2:07 PM Nigeria up in latest FIFA rankings, Kenya big climbers

The Harambee Stars have picked up a whopping 22 points according to the latest edition of the rankings, released on Thursday. The Black Stars, by contrast, have been penalised after their surprise defeat, and subsequently plummet six places to 51st. No one lost more points or dropped further in the rankings than Ghana. Nigeria's victory over the Seychelles 63

September 20, 2018 8:57 AM France, Belgium become first joint leaders in FIFA rankings history

France and Belgium have become the first-ever joint ranked leaders in the FIFA rankings. The latest published rankings show the two European nations exactly level on 1,729 points, something that has not in its 25-year history. Since winning the World Cup, France picked up a draw and win against Germany and Netherlands respectively in the UEFA Nations 75

September 11, 2018 11:39 AM Europe must face its policy failures to stop rise of far right: Tsipras

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday Europe could face an existential crisis over nationalism unless it owned up to its failure to handle a fiscal crisis and deal with an influx of migrants effectively. The economic austerity pursued by European governments had fostered fear, racism and the emergence of the far right 81

September 10, 2018 2:53 PM Woman charged for inciting attack on Belgium squad after World Cup

The woman, reported by La Derniere Heure as being Yousra Bouhaltit Soulaimane, 25, was detained in custody in early August and has been charged with "incitement to commit a terrorist act," Eric Van Der Sypt, the federal court's spokesperson, told AFP. It is alleged she sent a Telegram post calling for an attack on the July 15 celebrations staged to welcome 87

September 3, 2018 9:58 AM How Nigerians fared in Europe this weekend

KweséESPN reviews the weekend performances of Nigerian players across the top European leagues. In the Premier League, Leicester City's Wilfred Ndidi maintained his good start to the season in an eventual 2-1 home loss to Liverpool. The midfielder had a 83.6 percent pass accuracy, and won three aerial duels. Compatriot Kelechi Iheanacho played a decisive 61

August 27, 2018 6:21 PM Brazil give Richarlison debut call-up for U.S. friendly game

Brazil have given Everton forward Richarlison a debut call-up to their squad for two exhibition games in the United States in September. The 21-year-old will replace Fluminense's Pedro, who twisted his right knee in his team's 2-1 defeat at Cruzeiro on Sunday. Richarlison moved from Watford in July in a five-year deal that could reportedly be worth more than £50 million 62