If you didn’t know already, Cardiff City Football Club, the professional football club based in Cardiff, Wales, UK has a major presence in the club. Well-known Malaysian business man Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Vincent Tan is the single largest shareholder in the Club, having made a huge equity investment in the nPower Football Championship League frontrunners in 2009.
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After a convincing 2-0 over arch-rivals Indonesia in the final Group B match to qualify for the AFF Suzuki Cup 2012 semifinals, defending champions Malaysia had to be contented with a 1-1 draw against Thailand in the first leg of the semifinals on Sunday night. A late goal in the closing 11 minutes by Thailand’s Teerasil Dangda silenced the capacity crowd [...]
Malaysia convincingly trounced Laos 4-1 in Group B of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2012 to keep their title defence hopes alive after a shocking 3-0 defeat to Singapore last weekend. Captain Safiq Rahim gave Harimau Malaya the lead after 15 minutes of play through a free kick. Unfortunately, Laos’ Khonesavanh Sihavong equalised six minutes before the break.
On the eve of the critical AFF Suzuki Cup 2012 clash between defending champions Malaysia and confident Laos, national coach Datuk K. Rajagopal has promised a different line-up to bounce back from the shocking 3-0 defeat to Singapore last weekend. Harimau Malaya needs to win both their remaining Group B matches against Laos and Indonesia to stay in the running [...]
It was a case of the Malaysian Tigers losing their fangs, as the visiting Lions of Singapore pounced and stunned the defending champions 3-0 at AFF Suzuki Cup 2012 Group B match. The result pushes the Harimau Malaya to the bottom of Group B, after another Group B duel between Indonesia and Laos ended in a 2-2 draw. The Malaysian side, [...]
Come rain, come shine, come snow, footballers need consistent performance and feel. With Nike‘s All Conditions Control (ACC) technology, pro footballers and enthusiasts alike can now do just that with ACC-enhanced football boots. ACC allows the boot’s surface to maintain the same level of friction, touch and control on the ball in wet and dry conditions. The all-weather performance benefit [...]
ESPN hosts ESPN Grandstand this Saturday, November 3, will play host to the live HD screening of the epic clash between Barclays Premier League title contenders and eternal rivals Arsenal and Manchester United, and you’re invited. The special screening is supported by broadcast sponsor Maxis, associate broadcast sponsors MyEG, Panasonic, and Wrigley’s as well as broadcast partner Astro. ESPN Grandstand will [...]
Recently, Nike introduced their lightest, greenest football boot yet – the Nike GS. Weighing just 160 grams (for size 9), the boot is also touted to be the most environmentally friendly boots where almost all the materials used to create the boots are made of recyclable or renewable materials. Conceived and engineered in Italy, every component of the Nike GS [...]
Five Lucky Winners of the Ford Fiesta Best-dressed Contest Win Trip to UEFA Champions League Final Munich 2012
If you passed Jalan Telawi 3 in Bangsar recently and found that it was filled with Ford Fiestas, it was most likely due to the Ford Fiesta Best-dressed Contest judging, which gave the winners a four-day two-night trip to watch the UEFA Champions League Finals in Munich this year. Participants were required to dress-up their Ford Fiestas as creatively as [...]
Are you a die-hard sports fan and love expressing yourself? Have you ever wondered how an episode of ESPNEWS gets from the studios to your screen? Well, we’ve got some good news for you. ESPNSTAR.MY just recently launched the “It’s Your Stage” contest which began on the 25th of March 2012 and will end on the 26th May 2012.
Put your favorite team jerseys on boys and girls, because The Barclays Premier League Trophy Tour will be here in Kuala Lumpur. If you’ve never been to a league match and feel that you’re missing out, do not fret, the tour will allow you to get up close and personal with your favorite teams right here in Kuala Lumpur.
With less than 100 days until UEFA EURO 2012 kicks off, official tournament sponsor, Castrol EDGE has updated its Castrol EDGE Calculator app which will help fans predict which nations will qualify in the demanding group stages, and later the nail-biting knockout stages. According to the calculator, Spain and Netherlands will meet in the finals.