MONROVIA, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Final official results from Liberia's presidential election put former soccer star George Weah ahead with 38.4 percent of the vote, almost 10 percentage points ahead of his closest rival.
Oct 19 (Gracenote) - Results and standings from the UEFA Europa League Group A matches on Thursday Thursday, October 19 FC Astana (Kazakhstan) 4 Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel) 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 FC Astana 3 1 1 1 6 4 4 2 Villarreal 2 1 1 0 3 1 4 -------------------------3 Slavia Prague 2 1 1 0
Christmas Eve will be free of Premier League football after broadcasters agreed not to schedule any games for that day. Arsenal's home clash with Liverpool had been earmarked for a potential switch from its original Saturday (Dec. 23) slot to the Sunday, prompting criticism from Liverpool manager
AS Monaco soccer club owner Dmitry Rybolovlev was put under investigation on Thursday over allegations of complicity in invasion of privacy linked to a dispute with an art dealer, the principality's top prosecutor told Reuters. Being put under investigation in Monaco is not equivalent to being charged
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic is optimistic that Mexican striker Javier Hernandez will be fit for Friday's Premier League clash with Brighton and Hove Albion after pulling up in training with a tight hamstring on Tuesday. Scans revealed that the 29-year-old striker had not suffered any serious