Gulf Times - Tunisia
Khazri gives Tunisia first finals win in 40 years

Khazri gives Tunisia first finals win in 40 years

Tunisia's Wahbi Khazri set up the first goal and scored the second to give the North African side their first World Cup win in 40 years with a 2-1 victory over debutants Panama in their final Group G match on Thursday.

England thrash Panama to move into last 16 with Belgium

England thrash Panama to move into last 16 with Belgium

England recorded their biggest ever World Cup finals win by thrashing an ill-disciplined Panama 6-1 on Sunday to breeze through to the knockout stage after two games.

Two each for Hazard and Lukaku as Belgium thump Tunisia 5-2

Two each for Hazard and Lukaku as Belgium thump Tunisia 5-2

Two goals each for Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard and one for Michy Batshuayi swept Belgium to a 5-2 victory over Tunisia on Saturday that put them in command of World Cup Group G ...

Arab World Cup hopes now pinned on Tunisia: coach

Arab World Cup hopes now pinned on Tunisia: coach

The World Cup dreams of the entire Arab world now rest on Tunisia, coach Nabil Maaloul said Friday, after Saudi Arabia, Morocco and Egypt all failed to perform at football's showpiece.

Captain fantastic Kane to the rescue as England beat Tunisia at the last

Captain fantastic Kane to the rescue as England beat Tunisia at the last

Captain Harry Kane came to the rescue with two goals, the second a dramatic injury-time winner, as England began their World Cup Group G campaign with a stuttering 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday.

At least 60 dead after Tunisian migrant ship sinks

At least 60 dead after Tunisian migrant ship sinks

The death toll from a ship packed with migrants that sank off Tunisia on Sunday has risen to at least 60, the United Nations migration agency said.

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean crossings

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean crossings

Tunisian authorities said 47 bodies were recovered off the country's southern coast, close to the city of Sfax, while 68 people were rescued.

Tunisia heads to World Cup 2018 without Akaichi or Ben Cherifia

Tunisia heads to World Cup 2018 without Akaichi or Ben Cherifia

Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul stripped six players from his provisional group to reveal a whittled down 23-man World Cup squad on Saturday.

Tunisia votes in first free municipal elections

Tunisia votes in first free municipal elections

Tunisia held its first free municipal elections on Sunday as voters expressed frustration at the slow pace of change since the 2011 revolution in the cradle of the Arab Spring.

Tunisia announces arrest over killing of Hamas operative

Tunisia announces arrest over killing of Hamas operative

Tunisia on Wednesday announced the arrest of a suspect in the murder of an aerospace engineer described by Palestinian movement Hamas as one of its members.

Qatar, Tunisia to enhance air services pact

Qatar, Tunisia to enhance air services pact

Qatar and the Tunisian civil aviation authority concluded their meetings, which took place in Tunisia on Friday.

Tunisian man chased by police 'blows self up'

Tunisian man chased by police 'blows self up'

A Tunisian man "blew himself up" as he was being chased Monday by police in the southern region of Ben Guerdane and a second one was shot dead, the interior ministry said.