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Alappuzha
Ernakulam
Idukki
Kannur
Kasaragod
Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
Thiruvananthapuram
Thrissur
Wayanad
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

football

Valencia stun deflated Barcelona to win Copa del Rey

Barcelona wanted a trophy to ease their Champions League heartache but instead fell to another shock defeat as Valencia pulled off a thrilling 2-1 vi...

Lionel Messi finishes Europe’s top scorer for third straight year

Lionel Messi has become the first player to win Europe’s Golden Shoe award for three straight years after his nearest challenger Kylian Mbappe ...

FIFA drops plans for 48-team 2022 World Cup in Qatar

FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the world football body’s presiden...

Cristiano Ronaldo heads Portugal squad for Nations League

Hosts Portugal named their squad for next month’s inaugural Nations League finals on Thursday with Cristiano Ronaldo heading the bill and an in...

Sergio Aguero recalled to Argentina squad for Copa America

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has recalled Sergio Aguero to his squad for the Copa America after having frozen out the Manchester City striker since...

Messi leads Argentina's Copa America squad list

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi will lead Argentina's squad at the Copa America, with Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero back in the side for the...

Maradona to undergo shoulder surgery

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona will travel to Buenos Aires for surgery on his left shoulder. The 58-year-old was due to fly from Mexico, wh...

Angry at being dubbed a hustler, Maradona dismisses new film

Diego Maradona greeted a new film about his life with scorn on Monday, telling people not to see it when it is released next month. Posters for the t...

Kroos pens new Real Madrid deal until 2023

Germany international Toni Kroos has extended his contract with Real Madrid until 2023 ahead of an expected summer overhaul at the club, the Spanish ...

Captain Vincent Kompany To Leave Manchester City

Club captain Vincent Kompany announced Sunday that he is to leave Manchester City after 11 trophy-laden years. The 33-year-old Belgian defender joine...

Hudson-Odoi offered Hazard's number 10 shirt

Chelsea will try and persuade Callum Hudson-Odoi to stay in west London by offering him the number 10 shirt worn by Eden Hazard, with fresh talks bet...

Chhetri determined to give 100 per cent under Stimac

The Indian football team led by talismanic skipper Sunil Chhetri Friday welcomed new coach Igor Stimac to the new set-up and said they are determined...

Valencia seek perfect end to remarkable recovery in La Liga

Valencia lost to Arsenal in the Europa League semi-finals but hold pole position for La Liga's last Champions League spot as the race for the top fou...

Kane named in England's Nations League 27-man squad

England coach Gareth Southgate has included captain Harry Kane in his squad of 27 players for the UEFA Nations League to be held in June. Kane has no...

FC Porto to keep ‘keeper Casillas despite heart attack

FC Porto want to keep goalkeeper Iker Casillas on staff despite the Spanish veteran suffering a heart attack in training. “Casillas still has a...

Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion

Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums, just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand the tournamen...

John Obi Mikel heads Nigeria’s Africa Cup squad

Midfielder Mikel, now with Middlesborough, last played for the country at the 2018 World Cup in Russia and missed the qualifying series for the 2019 ...

‘I have taken the decision to leave Atletico’-Griezmann

French striker Antoine Griezmann has told Atletico Madrid he will leave them in the close season, the Spanish club said on Twitter. The 28-year-old G...

Sunil Chhetri hails newly appointed Indian coach Igor Stimac

India’s all-time top goal-scorer Sunil Chhetri praised Igor Stimac, who has been recently appointed as the new head coach of the Indian nationa...

Guardiola beats Klopp to manager of the year award

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola edged out Jurgen Klopp to a trophy for the second time in three days as the Catalan claimed the League Managers' A...