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Mar 22nd, 2013
(AFP) GIJON, Spain — Teemu Pukki’s goal 12 minutes from time stunned reigning world and European champions Spain who were held to a 1-1 draw by Finland in their Group I qualifier on Friday. The hosts endured a frustrating first 45 minutes as they struggled to find a way through a camped Finnish...
Feb 6th, 2013
Ethiopian Airways have joined the international kickboxing fight between Ugandan Sharif Bukenya and Jarkul Jussulla from Finland scheduled for February 23 at Freedom City. Eddy Gombya, the fight organiser, disclosed the sponsorship but didn’t divulge details of the total package before the offi...
Dec 22nd, 2012
By Terra Lawson-Remer Transparency International just released its 2012 country rankings of corruption in the public sector. The index is based on a variety of corruption-related data, including public opinion polls and assessments collected from experts living and working in the areas studied. It ex...
Dec 21st, 2011
Recently nominated by TuttoSport as one of the best youngsters in football, the Austrian international with Nigeria heritage David Alaba has scooped a bigger prize. On Tuesday, the 19-year-old midfielder was named as the 2011 Austrian Footballer of the Year, the youngest player to win the award since...