Sport in Europe http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23265/all en RugbyU: Celtic League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140420/rugbyu-celtic-league-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League table after Sunday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, bonus points, total points):</p> <p>Leinster 20 15 1 4 517 319 12 74</p> <p>Munster 20 15 0 5 466 308 8 68</p> <p>Ulster 20 14 0 6 431 280 9 65</p> <p>Glasgow 19 15 0 4 355 259 4 64</p> <p>Ospreys 20 12 1 7 499 338 10 60</p> <p>Scarlets 20 9 1 10 374 400 8 46</p> <p>Cardiff Blues 20 7 1 12 388 496 7 37</p> <p>Edinburgh 19 7 0 12 338 419 7 35</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140420/rugbyu-celtic-league-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Celtic League Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:19:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6126121 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140420/rugbyu-celtic-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League results on Sunday:</p> <p>Cardiff Blues 17 Scarlets 13</p> <p>Newport-Gwent Dragons 10 Ospreys 20</p> <p>Played Saturday:</p> <p>Connacht 23 Munster 32</p> <p>Zebre 26 Edinburgh 13</p> <p>Played Friday:</p> <p>Glasgow 27 Ulster 9</p> <p>Leinster 62 Benetton Treviso 7</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Leinster Rugby Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:18:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6126094 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: English Premier League leading scorers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140420/football-english-premier-league-leading-scorers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Leading scorers in English Premier League after Sunday's matches:</p> <p>30: Suarez (Liverpool)</p> <p>20: Sturridge (Liverpool)</p> <p>18: Toure (Man City)</p> <p>15: Aguero (Man City), Rodriguez (Southampton), Rooney (Man Utd)</p> <p>14: Bony (Swansea), Giroud (Arsenal), Hazard (Chelsea)</p> <p>13: Gerrard (Liverpool), Lukaku (Everton), Remy (Newcastle)</p> <p>11: Dzeko (Man City), Lambert (Southampton), van Persie (Man Utd)</p> <p>10: Adebayor (Tottenham), Benteke (Aston Villa)</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140420/football-english-premier-league-leading-scorers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in the Netherlands Sport in Europe AFP Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:17:28 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6126089 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130918/bernanke-fed-could-still-taper-stimulus-year-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League table after Saturday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, bonus points, total points):</p> <p>Leinster 20 15 1 4 517 319 12 74 </p> <p>Munster 20 15 0 5 466 308 8 68 </p> <p>Ulster 20 14 0 6 431 280 9 65 </p> <p>Glasgow 19 15 0 4 355 259 4 64 </p> <p>Ospreys 19 11 1 7 479 328 10 56 </p> <p>Scarlets 19 9 1 9 361 383 7 45 </p> <p>Edinburgh 19 7 0 12 338 419 7 35 </p> <p>Connacht 20 6 0 14 336 442 10 34 </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130918/bernanke-fed-could-still-taper-stimulus-year-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Celtic League Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Wed, 18 Sep 2013 20:17:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5937946 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140419/rugbyu-celtic-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League results on Saturday:</p> <p>Connacht 23 Munster 32</p> <p>Zebre 26 Edinburgh 13</p> <p>Playing Sunday</p> <p>Cardiff Blues v Scarlets (1300GMT)</p> <p>Newport Gwent Dragons v Ospreys (1545GMT)</p> <p>Played Friday</p> <p>Glasgow 27 Ulster 9</p> <p>Leinster 62 Benetton Treviso 7</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Leinster Rugby Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:46:40 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6125668 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League table http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140418/rugbyu-celtic-league-table <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League table after Friday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, points for, points against, bonus points, total points):</p> <p>Leinster 20 15 1 4 517 319 12 74 </p> <p>Ulster 20 14 0 6 431 280 9 65 </p> <p>Glasgow 19 15 0 4 355 259 4 64 </p> <p>Munster 19 14 0 5 434 285 7 63 </p> <p>Ospreys 19 11 1 7 479 328 10 56 </p> <p>Scarlets 19 9 1 9 361 383 7 45 </p> <p>Edinburgh 18 7 0 11 325 393 7 35 </p> <p>Connacht 19 6 0 13 313 410 10 34 </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140418/rugbyu-celtic-league-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Celtic League Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:46:13 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6125261 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140418/rugbyu-celtic-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League results on Friday:</p> <p>Glasgow 27 Ulster 9</p> <p>Leinster 62 Benetton Treviso 7</p> <p>Playing Saturday (1400GMT unless stated)</p> <p>Connacht v Munster</p> <p>Newport Gwent Dragons v Ospreys (1545GMT)</p> <p>Zebre v Edinburgh</p> <p>Sunday</p> <p>Cardiff Blues v Scarlets (1300GMT)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Leinster Rugby Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:40:01 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6125241 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Champions Castres face make or break Montpellier clash http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140417/rugbyu-champions-castres-face-make-or-break-montpellier-clash <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Champions Castres face a crunch home clash with Top 14 leaders Montpellier on Friday with the defence of their title on the line.</p> <p>Castres hold the sixth and last play-off qualification spot -- also the last guaranteed place in next season's European Cup -- but with just two games remaining they are in the firing line of two teams hoping to deny them the chance to extend their campaign.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140417/rugbyu-champions-castres-face-make-or-break-montpellier-clash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Rugby union Sport in Europe Top 14 AFP Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:49:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6123657 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: UEFA probes clubs' finances http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140416/football-uefa-probes-clubs-finances <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>UEFA on Wednesday investigated the accounts of top European clubs to see if they complied with financial fair play rules, but declined to comment on reports that Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain both faced punishment.</p> <p>A UEFA spokesman told AFP that "several clubs" had been spotlighted during a session of the European governing organisation's Club Financial Control Body.</p> <p>The control body was created to insure UEFA regulations barring clubs spending beyond their means were respected, in a bid to prevent them gaining an unfair advantage over their competitors.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140416/football-uefa-probes-clubs-finances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Business Paris Saint-Germain F.C. Sport in Europe AFP Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:28:30 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6123037 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: English Premier League leading scorers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/football-english-premier-league-leading-scorers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Leading scorers in English Premier League after Tuesday's match:</p> <p>29: Suarez (Liverpool)</p> <p>20: Sturridge (Liverpool)</p> <p>18: Toure (Man City)</p> <p>15: Aguero (Man City), Rodriguez (Southampton), Rooney (Man Utd)</p> <p>14: Hazard (Chelsea), Giroud (Arsenal),</p> <p>13: Gerrard (Liverpool), Lukaku (Everton), Remy (Newcastle)</p> <p>12: Bony (Swansea)</p> <p>11: Dzeko (Man City), Lambert (Southampton), van Persie (Man Utd)</p> <p>10: Adebayor (Tottenham), Benteke (Aston Villa)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Association football Football in the Netherlands Sport in Europe AFP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:03:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6122492 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Man City, PSG face FFP sanctions - report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/football-man-city-psg-face-ffp-sanctions-report-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain both face substantial punishments for failing to comply with UEFA's Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, British newspaper the Daily Telegraph reported on Tuesday.</p> <p>The paper said that City faced a "huge" penalty for breaching the regulations, which were introduced by European governing body UEFA to prevent clubs from spending beyond their means.</p> <p>According to the paper, French champions PSG will also be penalised by UEFA's Club Financial Control Body (CFCB), which was due to meet for the first time on Tuesday and Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/football-man-city-psg-face-ffp-sanctions-report-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Paris Saint-Germain F.C. Sport in Europe Sports AFP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:43:40 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6122114 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Man City, PSG face FFP sanctions - report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/football-man-city-psg-face-ffp-sanctions-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain both face substantial punishments for failing to comply with UEFA's Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, British newspaper the Daily Telegraph reported on Tuesday.</p> <p>The paper said that City faced a "huge" penalty for breaching the regulations, which were introduced by European governing body UEFA to prevent clubs from spending beyond their means.</p> <p>According to the paper, French champions PSG will also be penalised by UEFA's Club Financial Control Body (CFCB), which was due to meet for the first time on Tuesday and Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140415/football-man-city-psg-face-ffp-sanctions-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Paris Saint-Germain F.C. Sport in Europe Sports AFP Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:57:43 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6121918 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Ranieri focussed on semi-final, not on future http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140414/football-ranieri-focussed-semi-final-not-future <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Monaco coach Claudio Ranieri knows that the best way to respond to ongoing speculation about his future is to finish the season by winning silverware.</p> <p>The principality club travel to Ligue 1 strugglers Guingamp on Wednesday in the semi-finals of the French Cup and are huge favourites to lift the trophy at the Stade de France next month with Paris Saint-Germain already out.</p> <p>They are also second in Ligue 1, although a 10-point deficit to PSG with five games remaining means it is only a matter of time before the capital club win the title.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140414/football-ranieri-focussed-semi-final-not-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Business Football in Italy Sport in Europe AFP Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6121384 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Crisis? What crisis? PSG aim to bounce back http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140414/football-crisis-what-crisis-psg-aim-bounce-back <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>What a difference a week makes. Seven days ago, Paris Saint-Germain were riding the crest of a wave - 13 points clear at the top of the league and taking a two-goal cushion into the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final.</p> <p>Seven days on, and two defeats later, PSG are suddenly being talked about as a club in crisis.</p> <p>Out of the Champions League after a Jose Mourinho-masterminded 2-0 Chelsea victory and beaten again in the league, 1-0 away at Lyon on Sunday, the knives are being sharpened ready for the ritual sacrifice of coach Laurent Blanc.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140414/football-crisis-what-crisis-psg-aim-bounce-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Italy Sport in Europe AFP Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:48:45 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6121302 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Celtic League results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140413/rugbyu-celtic-league-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Celtic League results on Saturday:</p> <p>Benetton Treviso 45 Newport Gwent Dragons 27</p> <p>Munster 5 Glasgow 22</p> <p>Scarlets 27 Zebre 20</p> <p>Played Friday</p> <p>Ospreys 25 Leinster 19</p> <p>Ulster 58 Connacht 12</p> <p>Edinburgh 22 Cardiff Blues 29</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Leinster Rugby Rugby union Sport in Europe AFP Sun, 13 Apr 2014 05:06:04 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6120233 at http://www.globalpost.com