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Kannur
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Malappuram
Palakkad
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Sunday, May 27, 2018

football

Brazilian fans downbeat ahead of World Cup

Three weeks to World Cup kick-off and the Brazilians are downbeat, underperforming, and generally hangdog -- Brazilian fans, that is. Their team may...

Liverpool out to end Real hegemony in Champions League final

A thrilling run inspired by Mohamed Salah has taken Liverpool to tomorrow's Champions League final in Kiev against Real Madrid, where now Jurgen Kl...

France 'nothing special', 'Pogba only cares about hair' - coach of World Cup rivals

Denmark coach Age Hareide gave a withering assessment of his World Cup first-round rivals France claiming they have no real leader and have little ...

Arsenal appoint Unai Emery as new manager

Arsenal have confirmed the appointment of Unai Emery as the Premier League side's new manager. The former Paris Saint-Germain and Valencia boss repla...

Spain coach Lopetegui extends contract to 2020

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has extended his contract until 2020 in a pre-World Cup boost for one of the tournament favourites. "We are going to s...

Reina, Cannavaro face Italian FA grilling over alleged mafia links

Footballers Pepe Reina, Paolo Cannavaro and Salvatore Aronica have been ordered to appear before a Italian Football Federation (FIGC) panel over th...

Harry Kane named England's World Cup captain

Tottenham striker Harry Kane will be England's captain at the World Cup in Russia, the Football Association announced on Tuesday. Manager Gareth Sout...

Morata misses out on Spain World Cup squad

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata was left out of Spain's World Cup squad, announced. Morata paid the price for a disappointing debut season in the Pr...

Relaxed Tuchel embraces PSG challenge

Paris Saint-Germain did not waste time turning the page on Unai Emery's time in charge, and the arrival of the fresh-faced Thomas Tuchel marks the ...

Man City chairman expects more under ''relentless'' Guardiola

The chairman of English Premier League champions Manchester City is confident the club will reach even greater heights under the "relentless" Pep G...

Rebic ruins Heynckes farewell as Frankurt shock Bayern in cup final

Ante Rebic ruined Jupp Heynckes' farewell as Bayern Munich coach with the Croatia striker scoring twice as Eintracht Frankfurt claimed an upset 3-1...

Ronaldo and Bale score in Real draw as Zinedine son makes debut

Real Madrid's final Champions League rehearsal was running perfectly until Cristiano Ronaldo was substituted and Villarreal scored twice to snatch ...

"Serial winner" Conte hits back by beating Mourinho to FA Cup

  Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insisted he is a "serial winner" after ending a difficult season on a high by beating Manchester United 1-0 to ...

Wenger, still in 'shock', sets deadline for future plans

Arsene Wenger admits he is still in shock after the curtain finally came down on his 22-year-reign as Arsenal manager and told 'The Guardian' he will...

Maradona joins Belarus's Brest as chairman: club

  Diego Maradona has signed a three-year contract to join top-flight Belarusian club Dinamo Brest as chairman, the club said. Argentine legend M...

Bhutia backs France, Germany or Spain to lift World Cup

Former Indian football skipper Baichung Bhutia is backing reigning champions Germany and former champions France and Spain to lift the FIFA World Cup...

Zidane hopeful Ronaldo will be fit for Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane is optimistic Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the Champions League final against Liverpool despite Real Madrid's star player goin...

Spanish great Xavi to play on until at least end of year

  Legendary former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez has upset his own plans to retire and announced he will extend his career until...

Dynamos part ways with head coach Portugal

Delhi Dynamos has released its head coach Miguel Angel Portugal of Spain following the team's disappointing outing in the 2017-18 Indian Super League...

Salah wins writers'' footballer of the year award

Mohamed Salah was named as the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year for 2017/18 after scoring 43 goals so far in an incredible debut ...

'Indescribable emotions' for Barca skipper Iniesta

  Barcelona icon Andres Iniesta said his team were worthy winners of a 25th La Liga title as the veteran skipper prepares to leave the Spanish gi...

Barcelona have been far superior in La Liga, says Messi

Lionel Messi revelled in Barcelona's seventh La Liga title in 10 seasons, saying his team were "far superior" to their domestic rivals during their d...

Neymar recovery on track, will be back for World Cup: doctor

Neymar is working hard to recover from the foot injury that sidelined him in February and will be back in action by this summer's World Cup, the Braz...

Mourinho regrets bust-ups with Arsenal boss Wenger

Jose Mourinho admitted Friday that he regrets some of his behaviour towards Arsene Wenger over their years of rivalry in the Premier League ahead of ...

Chelsea aim to put pressure on Spurs in top four chase

Chelsea have a golden opportunity to pile pressure on Tottenham in the race to qualify for the Champions League when the Blues face struggling Swanse...