David Beckham planning 40th b'day in Morocco?

 Former footballer David Beckham, who turns 40 on May 2, is reportedly planning to celebrate his birthday in Morocco.

FIFA chief Sepp Blatter "invigorated" after Marrakech meeting
FIFA chief Sepp Blatter "invigorated" after Marrakech meeting

Sepp Blatter is "invigorated" after last week`s executive committee meeting in Marrakech and has every intention of standing in next year`s FIFA presidential election, a source close to the FIFA leadership said on Monday. 

Club World Cup still a hit outside Europe
Club World Cup still a hit outside Europe

Greeted with overwhelming indifference in Europe, the Club World Cup is still seen as the pinnacle of club football elsewhere as thousands of San Lorenzo fans demonstrated this week. An estimated 9,000 fans made the tortuous and costly trip from Buenos Aires to Marrakech to witness what they believed was the most important week in their club`s history.

Fighting Sepp Blatter says he will not abandon FIFA
Fighting Sepp Blatter says he will not abandon FIFA

Sepp Blatter declared FIFA`s crisis to be over on Friday and said he would not abandon soccer`s governing body.

Sharmila Nicollet tied 15th at Ladies' European Tour event in Morocco
Sharmila Nicollet tied 15th at Ladies' European Tour event in Morocco

Sharmila Nicollet making a comeback from injury got off to a good start with a one-over par 71 that placed her tied 15th at the end of the first day of the 90-hole Ladies European Tour's Lalla Aicha Tour School Final Qualifier.

100 countries at World Human Rights Forum in Marrakech

 The 2nd World Forum on Human Rights has begun here with the participation of more than 6,000 people from a hundred countries.

Bayern`s Guardiola demands full gas at Gladbach

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has demanded a convincing display over 90 minutes when the off-form Bundesliga leaders take on Borussia Moenchengladbach on Friday.

Guardiola: It is an honour to coach Ribery

The Bayern Munich boss has hailed the Frenchman`s willingness to track back and make sacrifices for the team and is eagerly anticipating Saturday`s Club World Cup final

FIFA president in Marrakech for CAF assembly

FIFA president Sepp Blatter arrived here to take part in the 35th Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ordinary General Assembly.

Marrakech fans treat Priyanka Chopra to `barfi`!

Actress Priyanka Chopra was in for a sweet surprise when her fans in Marrakech got some home-made barfis for her.

100 countries back new Syrian coalition: France

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius called the "Friends of the Syrian People" conference meeting in Marrakech, Morocco "extraordinary progress."