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Leicester's Champions League dream over as Atletico power into semis

LEICESTER, England: Leicester City’s fairytale Champions League journey came to an end at the King Power Stadium on Tuesday when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Atletico Madrid, who reached the semi-finals for the third time in four seasons with a 2-1 aggregate win. A first-half goal by Saul Niguez proved enough to… Read More »

Football: Atletico Nacional vow to honour crash victims in Japan

OSAKA: Colombia’s Atletico Nacional arrived in Japan on Saturday (Dec 10) to contest the Club World Cup, carrying the hopes of a continent still mourning after last month’s Chapecoense air disaster. Nacional’s incidental part in the tragedy — the Brazilian team were en route to play them when their plane crashed, killing 71 people, including… Read More »