Category Archives: Sport

New-look Germany make promising start with Serbia draw | football

Germany’s midfielder Leon Goretzka (C) celebrates with his teammates during their friendly match against Serbia. (AFP) Germany’s new-look team

Liverpool as champions the stuff of nightmares for Wayne Rooney | football

A file photo of England’s Wayne Rooney.(REUTERS) Former Manchester United and Everton forward Wayne Rooney has said he cannot bear the thought that o

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Alex McLeish sidesteps Scotland sack talk after Kazakhstan loss | football

Scotland manager Alex McLeish reacts during their match against Kazakhstan. (REUTERS) Scotland manager Alex McLeish shrugged off questions about his future

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Substitute Krzysztof Piatek gives Poland 1-0 win in Austria | football

Poland’s forward Krzysztof Piatek celebrates his goal during the UEFA Euro 2020 Group B qualifier against Austria. (AFP) Poland forward Krzysztof Pia

Lionel Messi to start Venezuela friendly on Argentina return | football

Argentina’s Lionel Messi during training before the Venezuela friendly in Madrid. (REUTERS) Lionel Messi will start Friday’s friendly against V

Solskjaer deserves Man Utd job after restoring confidence – Pogba | football

Manchester United’s Norwegian caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (R) celebrates their victory with Manchester United’s French midfielder Pa

FIFA President congratulates Chennai City on winning I-League title | football

FIFA President Gianni Infantino (AFP) Gianni Infantino, the FIFA President congratulated Chennai City FC for winning their maiden I-League title. “I

Paul Pogba says Real Madrid is ‘a dream club’ | football

France’s midfielder Paul Pogba attends a press conference in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines, southwest of Paris(AFP) Paul Pogba said on Wednesday he is &

Wales leave it late to beat Trinidad without Gareth Bale | football

Wales’ Rabbi Matondo in action.(Reuters) Wales needed a stoppage-time goal from Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn to beat Trinidad and Tobago 1-0 in fr

Ronaldo fined 20,000 euros for mimicking Simeone celebration | football

Juventus’ Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring 3-0 during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match Ju

Captain Harry Kane welcomes great expectations on England | football

England’s Harry Kane attends a training session.(Reuters) England should embrace their new-found status as one of the favourites for a major tourname

Bangladesh FIFA official held in defamation case gets bail | football

File image of Mahfuza Akhter Kiron.(Twitter) A Bangladesh court granted FIFA council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron bail on Tuesday, her lawyer said, days aft

PSG win legal battle with UEFA over FFP investigation | football

Paris St Germain have won a legal battle against UEFA after European football’s governing body tried to reopen its investigation into the French club’s spe

Harry Kane insists club rivalries will not split England camp | football

England’s Harry Kane during the press conference.(Action Images via Reuters) England captain Harry Kane insists the Three Lions’ squad are too

Cristiano Ronaldo joins Portugal camp for Euro 2020 qualifiers | football

Cristiano Ronaldo stretches during a training session of the Portuguese soccer team in Oeiras.(AP) Cristiano Ronaldo rejoined his Portugal team-mates on Tu

Gambling Germany boss Loew goes all-in ahead of Serbia friendly | football

File image of Joachim Loew (REUTERS) Germany coach Joachim Loew hopes to prove his critics wrong and open 2019 with a win when his new-look team host Serbi

Switzerland’s injured Shaqiri out of Euro qualifiers | football

File image of Xherdan Shaqiri (REUTERS) Switzerland midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri will miss this month’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Georgia and Denmar

England call up Hudson-Odoi, Ward-Prowse for Euro qualifiers | football

File image of James Ward-Prowse (Action Images via Reuters) Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse and Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi have been called