the republic logo
rss feed
Stories with person: Samir Nasri
  • Real Madrid wins 19th Copa del Rey title 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:42 pm
  • VALENCIA, Spain - Gareth Bale raced down the field, avoided a defender and rolled the ball under goalkeeper Jose Pinto in the 90th minute, giving Real Madrid a 2-1 win over Barcelona on Wednesday night and its 19th Copa del Rey title.

  • Man City slips further out of title contention 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:54 pm
  • MANCHESTER, England - The Premier League trophy could be out of reach for Manchester City after a 2-2 home draw with last-placed Sunderland on Wednesday that capped a demoralizing four days for title chasers.

  • City's title hopes hit with 2-2 draw vs Sunderland 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:40 pm
  • MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City's hopes of winning the Premier League took a big hit with a 2-2 draw at home to last-place Sunderland on Wednesday, with the title chasers needing an 88th-minute goal from Samir Nasri to earn a point.

  • Liverpool beats City 3-2, on course for EPL title 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 2:50 pm
  • LIVERPOOL, England - Embracing his teammates after a hugely significant win in the Premier League title race, Steven Gerrard looked to the skies and cried tears of joy.

  • Man City beats Southampton 4-1 in Premier League 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 10:38 am
  • MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City kept the destiny of the Premier League title in its hands by beating Southampton 4-1 on Saturday, with the visitors' defeat further marred by a serious-looking injury to England striker Jay Rodriguez.

  • English FA charges players over 'quenelle' tweets 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 12:30 pm
  • LONDON - The English Football Association charged two players on Tuesday with racially-aggravated misconduct for tweets about a gesture considered anti-Semitic.

  • Deschamps to name preliminary 30-man WCup squad 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 8:27 am
  • PARIS - France coach Didier Deschamps will name a preliminary 30-man World Cup squad on May 13, then give seven the bad news before the team leaves for Brazil.

  • Dzeko double helps City to 3-0 win over United 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 7:53 pm
  • MANCHESTER, England - Manchester City rammed home its superiority over beleaguered rival Manchester United in a comprehensive 3-0 win at Old Trafford on Tuesday, cutting its deficit to Premier League leader Chelsea to three points.

  • Man City beats Fulham 5-0 in Premier League 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 1:32 pm
  • MANCHESTER, England - Yaya Toure scored a hat trick Saturday as Manchester City brushed aside last-place Fulham 5-0 to keep pace in the Premier League title race.