'We'll play to win'

Nasri says City paid the price for paying Barca too much respect last season

Samir Nasri.
Premium content not available

Karlovic, 35, is oldest ATP champ since 1989

Premium content not available

Ferrer and Errani claim Rio titles

Premium content not available

Not so gloomy after all for Hassan Sunny

"I expected it to be worse, so I guess you can say it’s positive that it’s just a partial tear." - Goalkeeper Hassan Sunny (above) on the shoulder injury he suffered while playing for Thai side Army United last Saturday
Premium content not available

Warriors not in AFC Cup to party

ASIAN ASPIRATIONS: Warriors coach Alex Weaver says his side won't be just making up the numbers on their return to the AFC Cup.

The AFC Cup hasn't been a happy hunting ground for Singapore sides in recent times.

Over the last two years, representatives from the Great Eastern-Yeo's S.League have failed to progress from the group stages, managing only six wins out of 24 matches.

But, if anyone is expecting Warriors FC to simply make up the numbers this season, coach Alex Weaver will be quick to issue a defiant response.

"We aren't going to turn up on the pitch and have a party, if that's what you're suggesting," he retorted, when asked about his side's ambition ahead of tonight's opening Group E clash against Indonesia Super League outfit Persipura Jayapura at the Jalan Besar Stadium.

Read the full report in our print edition on Feb 24.

Subscribe to The New Paper, now available in print and digital, at http://bit.ly/tnpeshop.

LeBron moves past Iverson on all-time scoring list

Premium content not available

Hahn earns US Masters ticket

James Hahn.
Premium content not available

Vettel: Alonso's crash looks strange

Spaniard still in hospital 
but McLaren director plays down severity of accident

"The speed was slow - maybe 150kmh. Then he turned right into the wall. It looked strange." - Sebastian Vettel on Fernando Alonso’s (above) crash
Premium content not available

Federer says sorry for 'bleed blue' comment

Premium content not available

Morgan relieved after England's first victory

Premium content not available