Edinson Cavani

Neymar scores four as Edinson Cavani matches Zlatan Ibrahimovic's record

Neymar scores four as Edinson Cavani matches Zlatan Ibrahimovic's record

Neymar scored four times while Edinson Cavani equalled Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Paris Saint-Germain all-time goalscoring record as the runaway Ligue 1 leaders thrashed Dijon 8-0 on Wednesday.

Jan 18, 2018, 21:15 PM IST
Tearful Neymar blasts 'false' PSG rift stories

Tearful Neymar blasts 'false' PSG rift stories

Neymar, who scored a penalty but also missed a spot-kick in the win over Japan, admitted he had also spoken to national team coach Tite about the matter.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:49 PM IST
Edinson Cavani doubles up to send PSG seven points clear

Edinson Cavani doubles up to send PSG seven points clear

Mario Balotelli was a welcome starter for the visitors after missing last week's 2-1 loss to Strasbourg with a calf knock.

Oct 28, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Neymar gets one-match ban for Marseille red

Neymar gets one-match ban for Marseille red

Neymar was also given a further one-match suspended ban that will be activated should he be sent off again this season.

Oct 27, 2017, 09:53 AM IST
Neymar penalty spat has calmed down, says Edinson Cavani

Neymar penalty spat has calmed down, says Edinson Cavani

Cavani and Brazilian Neymar, the world`s most expensive player, reportedly fell out over penalty-taking duties for PSG in recent league matches.

Oct 03, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
Edinson Cavani, Neymar on target as PSG outclass Bayern Munich

Edinson Cavani, Neymar on target as PSG outclass Bayern Munich

Bayern have been among the critics of PSG's spending policy after a summer which saw them notably spend a world-record 222 million euros ($264 million) to sign Neymar from Barcelona.

Sep 28, 2017, 08:52 AM IST
PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Cavani

PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Cavani

Neymar tried to get the ball from the Uruguayan but it was Cavani who eventually took it. And his effort was brilliantly saved, Anthony Lopes tipping the ball onto the bar.

Sep 20, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Edinson Cavani

PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Edinson Cavani

PSG were leading 1-0 at the Parc des Princes when they won a penalty with 10 minutes remaining for a foul on Kylian Mbappe, making his home debut.

Sep 18, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
Edinson Cavani outshines Neymar as PSG win again

Edinson Cavani outshines Neymar as PSG win again

Neymar was not the only sporting megastar to appear on the pitch at the Parc des Princes as Stephen Curry of the NBA's Golden State Warriors gave the ceremonial kick-off before the match itself got under way.

Aug 26, 2017, 08:54 AM IST
WATCH: Neymar bags debut goal, sets one up for Edinson Cavani as PSG thrash Guingamp 3-0

WATCH: Neymar bags debut goal, sets one up for Edinson Cavani as PSG thrash Guingamp 3-0

PSG sit second in the fledgling table, behind Lyon on goal difference. They are one of five teams to have maximum points after two games.

Aug 14, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Champions League: Angel di Maria's brilliant brace guides PSG to stunning 4-0 win over Barcelona

Champions League: Angel di Maria's brilliant brace guides PSG to stunning 4-0 win over Barcelona

Barcelona were completely stunned, the defeat their biggest European humiliation since losing 7-0 on aggregate to Bayern Munich in the semi-finals in 2013.

Feb 15, 2017, 09:12 AM IST
China for Diego Costa, Edinson Cavani collapse with clampdown

China for Diego Costa, Edinson Cavani collapse with clampdown

Chinese Super League teams will be able to field no more than three foreigners in a match when the new 2017 season begins in March.

Jan 17, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
World Cup qualifying: Luis Suarez strikes on return from ban as Uruguay hold Brazil

World Cup qualifying: Luis Suarez strikes on return from ban as Uruguay hold Brazil

Brazil`s Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho tested Muslera with a late long-range strike but Uruguay`s defence held firm.

Mar 26, 2016, 09:05 AM IST
VIDEO: Edinson Cavani's winner for Paris Saint-Germain FC against Chelsea FC in Champions League

VIDEO: Edinson Cavani's winner for Paris Saint-Germain FC against Chelsea FC in Champions League

Cavani came as a substitute for Brazilian player Luca Moura in the 74th minute and struck the winner four minutes later. 

Feb 17, 2016, 15:09 PM IST
Paris Saint-Germain FC 2-1 Chelsea FC: Five things we learned from the Champions League game

Paris Saint-Germain FC 2-1 Chelsea FC: Five things we learned from the Champions League game

PSG's short passing and clever movement, made Chelsea sit deep.

Feb 17, 2016, 13:10 PM IST
Champions League: Edinson Cavani comes off bench to give PSG 2-1 win against Chelsea

Champions League: Edinson Cavani comes off bench to give PSG 2-1 win against Chelsea

With the Italian midfielder pulling the strings from the off, Paris started strongly, asphyxiating Chelsea with their high press.

Feb 17, 2016, 09:44 AM IST
Edinson Cavani, Gonzalo Jara in face-off in soccer World Cup qualifier

Edinson Cavani, Gonzalo Jara in face-off in soccer World Cup qualifier

Both Cavani and Jara have said that the incident will remain in the past. 

Nov 15, 2015, 14:34 PM IST
Uruguay recall Edinson Cavani for World Cup qualifiers

Uruguay recall Edinson Cavani for World Cup qualifiers

Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani was recalled to Uruguay's national football squad for the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Ecuador and Chile next month.

Oct 24, 2015, 15:15 PM IST
Kevin Trapp endures nightmare as Bordeaux hold PSG

Kevin Trapp endures nightmare as Bordeaux hold PSG

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Kevin Trapp endured a nightmare evening as the reigning French champions saw their perfect start to the season ended in a 2-2 draw with 10-man Bordeaux on Friday.

Sep 12, 2015, 14:09 PM IST
Edinson Cavani steals Angel di Maria's thunder as PSG win

Edinson Cavani steals Angel di Maria's thunder as PSG win

Angel di Maria made his debut as a second half substitute as champions Paris Saint-Germain maintained their perfect start to the season with a 3-0 win at Monaco on Sunday.

Aug 31, 2015, 08:44 AM IST