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Saturday, August 24, 2019

football

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool

The two remaining teams with 100 per cent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at An...

Bayern Munich hope Coutinho arrival will spark season

German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans’ enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spil...

PSG reject Barcelona offer for Neymar again: Reports

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) have reportedly rejected a second offer from Barcelona for Brazilian star Neymar Jr, even as Juventus too, gear up to make ...

Brazil-born history-maker vows to take China to World Cup

Brazilian-born striker Elkeson said he wants to fire China to the World Cup after he became the first footballer without Chinese ancestry to be named...

Messi 'made me better player', says Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Wednesday his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him "a better player" and that he enjoys a "healthy" rivalry...

AIFF eyes football renaissance with 'Baby Leagues'

From the Kashmir Valley to the north eastern corner of Lunglei, 'Baby Leagues' are mushrooming all across India with the national football federation...

10-men Ajax struggles to draw in Champions League qualifying

Champions League semifinalist Ajax faces a fight to qualify for this season's group stage after drawing at Cypriot team APOEL Nicosia 0-0 in the firs...

Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers admit paying $375,000 to settle sexual assault claim

Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers have revealed for the first time in court documents that the football superstar paid an amount to settle allegations that...

US women footballers' equal pay lawsuit to go to trial in 2020

The equal pay lawsuit filed by US women footballers against the US Soccer Federation has been scheduled to go to trial on May 5, 2020, the players' s...

Juventus gamble on Sarri delivering another style of Serie A title

Juventus begin their Serie A campaign this weekend under new coach Maurizio Sarri as the multiple Italian champions gamble on the veteran delivering ...

Barcelona to make offer to get Neymar on loan

Barely two years after his controversial transfer, FC Barcelona intends to make a written offer to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) to get Brazilian star Ne...

Without Messi, Barcelona lose first league opener in 10 years

Barcelona lost its opening Spanish league match for the first time in a decade on Friday, falling at Athletic Bilbao 1-0 as Antoine Griezmann couldn&...

Eden Hazard's Real debut postponed due to injury

Belgian forward Eden Hazard, Real Madrid's major signing for the upcoming season, is set to be sidelined during his clubs La Liga opener against Celt...

Phillipe Coutinho set to join Bayern Munich on loan

FC Barcelona have reached the 'principal of an agreement' to loan Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho to German giants Bayern Munich. Barcelona's ...

FIFA hands lifetime ban on former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia

Federation Internationale de Football Association's (FIFA) independent ethics committee has found former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia guilty of violat...

PSG and French football braced for Neymar exit

The saga of Neymar’s seemingly inevitable departure from Paris Saint-Germain is proving a long, drawn out affair bringing the curtain down on w...

Messi, Ronaldo nominated for UEFA Player of the Year Award

Argentina forward Lionel Messi, Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo and Dutch defender Virgil van Dijk were nominated on Thursday for the UEFA Mens Pl...

Unfit Lionel Messi ruled out of Barcelona’s La Liga opener

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he would not risk an unfit Lionel Messi in Friday’s La Liga opener against Athletic Bilbao and continued ...

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard says it’s ‘impossible’ to replace Eden Hazard

English club Chelsea’s manager Frank Lampard believes that midfielder Eden Hazard is irreplaceable in the team as he is at the best form of his...

Barcelona officials head to Paris for Neymar talks - Reports

Barcelona officials headed to France on Tuesday for talks with Paris Saint-Germain to seal a return to the Spanish club for Brazilian star Neymar, re...

England spinner Moeen Ali to take a break from cricket, says county coach

England’s Moeen Ali is taking a break from cricket to “recharge his batteries” after he was dropped from the Ashes squad ahead of t...

FIFA fines Man City over youth transfers, but no transfer ban

Premier League champions Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban but have been fined 370,000 Swiss Francs ($380,000) by FIFA for breaches of rule...

It will be an extra motivation to play with Ronaldo: Danilo

Juventus player Danilo said it will be an extra motivation to play along with Cristiano Ronaldo. 'He (Ronaldo) spoke very highly of Juventus and to p...

Argentina defender 'Tata' Brown dead aged 62

Argentina's 1986 World Cup-winning defender Jose Luis Brown has died following a long battle with Alzheimer's, his former club Estudiantes de La Plat...

Alisson Becker out injured for ‘next few weeks’, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker’s calf injury in their Premier League season opener will keep him sidelined for ‘the next few weeks&r...

Williams signs nine-year deal with Athletic Bilbao

Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams has signed a new nine-year contract that will increase his release clause to 135 million euros, the club annou...

Injured Alisson to miss Super Cup clash with Chelsea

The Brazilian fell to the floor after kicking the ball clear from a routine goal kick and needed support to limp off the field.  Liverpool goalk...

Police raid South Korean sports agency in Cristiano Ronaldo row

South Korean police raided a sports agency as part of a fraud inquiry after Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo sat out a friendly in Seoul, enragin...

Ilkay Gundogan signs contract extension with Manchester City

Ilkay Gundogan, Pep Guardiola’s first signing as Manchester City manager in 2016, signed a three year contract extension with the Premier Leagu...