Tehran (AFP) – Mehdi Taremi’s second-half strike condemned China to a 1-0 defeat to Iran on Tuesday in a major blow to their hopes of qualifying for next year’s World Cup. Marcello Lippi’s team raised Chinese hopes by upsetting South Korea last week, but they were unable to overturn Iran’s flawless home record in Group A. Show More Summary
Seoul (AFP) – Hong Jeong-Ho’s early goal gave South Korea a 1-0 win over war-torn Syria on Tuesday to put their World Cup qualifying campaign back on track. China-based Hong struck in the fourth minute but it was an unconvincing margin of victory for the Koreans, who were upset 1-0 by China last week. Show More Summary
Lionel Messi is banned for four international matches - just five and a half hours before Argentina's World Cup qualifier against Bolivia kicks off.
Syria's hopes of reaching their first World Cup suffer a blow after they lose their latest qualifier 1-0 in South Korea.
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England coach Mark Sampson says his team have the right mindset and insists they "can win" Euro 2017 after finishing third at the 2015 World Cup in Canada.
They are fourth in their World Cup qualifying group and have sacked coach Danny Blind - what has happened to the Netherlands football team?
Gordon Strachan's Scotland side look ahead to their next World Cup qualifier at home to England following a 1-0 victory over Slovenia.
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Happy Teapot Tuesday! It's also Lady Gaga's birthday. (For your viewing pleasure, or not, here are a bunch of pictures of Lady Gaga drinking tea, plus a conceptual box of Gaga tea.) What fragrance are you wearing? I'm in Vilhelm Parfumerie Harlem Bloom. Show More Summary
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Tropical Cyclone Caleb is weakening in the Southern Indian Ocean and NASA's Aqua satellite caught one of the last bursts of strength as it passed overhead.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Tropical Cyclone Debbie made landfall in Queensland bringing heavy rainfall, hurricane-force winds, rough seas, and flooding. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a visible look at the storm from space while NASA's Aqua satellite analyzed cloud temperatures to determine the location of the strongest storms within.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the storm early on March 27, 2017 as Tropical Cyclone Debbie had intensified into a powerful hurricane already affecting the coast of eastern Queensland, Australia...
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA's Van Allen Probes uncover new phenomena in our near-Earth environment with their unique double orbit. Recently, the spacecraft were in just the right place, at just the right time, to catch an event caused by the fallout of a geomagnetic storm as it happened.
A satellite headed for retirement autonomously captured photos of a volcano erupting.
The banner headline in Panama’s leading newspaper got the mood, if not the vocabulary, right. Regresa el Fantasma, The Ghost Returns. But it’s not so much a ghost that has come back to Panama in the form of the U.S. national team as it is a haunting memory that never left in the first place. In...
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As fun as building your own six-foot model rocket might be, launching it is no where near as impressive as watching one of NASA’s towering rockets blast into orbit—unless you point a high-speed camera at it. At 28,000 frames per second, a wonderful pyrotechnics show is revealed as it leaves the launch pad. Read more...