Categories Archives: Asia

Antlers reach Club World Cup final

Kashima Antlers became the first Japanese side to reach the Club World Cup final by beating Colombia’s South American champions Atletico Nacional 3-0 on Wednesday. Kashima’s first goal came after 33 minutes when Shoma Doi converted a penalty g

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Sissoko joins Pune City

Former Liverpool midfielder Mohamed Sissoko has joined Indian Super League side FC Pune City. The ex-Valencia and Paris Saint German midfielder joins Pune as a replacement for marquee signing Eidur Gudjohnsen, who was ruled out of the ISL with an ankle in

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Riise returns to India

Former Liverpool left-back John Arne Riise has returned to the Indian Super League (ISL), joining Marco Materazzi’s Chennaiyin FC for the forthcoming season. Riise appeared as a studio guest on Soccer AM earlier this month and said he was keen to return

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Chopra: India close to my heart

Michael Chopra admits he has unfinished business in the Indian Super League (ISL). The former Newcastle and Sunderland striker played under ex-England goalkeeper David James for the Sachin Tendulkar co-owner Kerala Blasters in the inaugural edition of the

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