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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger urges misfiring Mesut Ozil to become more ruthless

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger urges misfiring Mesut Ozil to become more ruthless

The 28-year-old Ozil, has been on the periphery of games in recent weeks and has not scored in his last eight matches.

Feb 13, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Filippo Inzaghi desperately seeking ''Milan-style football''

Filippo Inzaghi desperately seeking ''Milan-style football''

AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi believes his injury-plagued side cannot afford to start thinking of European football next season as they attempt to rescue their dismal campaign.

Feb 21, 2015, 21:31 PM IST
Manchester United must maintain momentum, says David de Gea

Manchester United must maintain momentum, says David de Gea

Goalkeeper David de Gea believes the busy holiday fixture list offers the perfect opportunity for Manchester United to put some pressure on the Premier League`s top two clubs.

Dec 25, 2014, 23:56 PM IST
I'll stay at Flamengo: Coach Luxemburgo

I'll stay at Flamengo: Coach Luxemburgo

 Former Brazil and Real Madrid coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo has guaranteed he will remain at Flamengo in 2015.

Nov 15, 2014, 18:44 PM IST

Man United lands Carvalho for 37 mln-pound, confident of landing Kroos as well

Manchester United have landed Portuguese international William Carvalho, who will join the club before the World Cup finals in Brazil, for a 37 million-pound deal and are also confident of landing Bayern Munich midfielder Toni Kroos.

Mar 24, 2014, 12:41 PM IST

FIFA spent 3.7 bln dollars on international player transfers in 2013

World football governing body FIFA had reportedly spent 3.7 billion dollars on 12,309 international player moves in 2013, which is an increase of four percent from 2012.

Jan 30, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

Ronaldo helps lift Real Madrid to the top

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 22nd La Liga goal of the season to set Real Madrid up for a 2-0 win at home to Granada on Saturday that lifted them above Barcelona and Atletico Madrid to the top of the table.

Jan 26, 2014, 16:46 PM IST

Frankfurt, Augsburg share spoils in Bundesliga

Frankfurt` s Jan Rosenthal scored the equaliser to ensure at least one point against a courageous Augsburg on home soil in the 17th round of Bundesliga Football.

Dec 21, 2013, 13:55 PM IST

Real Madrid planning 40-mln-pound January bid for Suarez

Real Madrid is readying a January bid of around 40 million pounds for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez.

Nov 21, 2013, 15:20 PM IST

Bayern Munich beat Manchester City 2-1

Bayern Munich had to stage a second-half comeback in order to defeat Manchester City at the Allianz Arena but Manuel Pellegrini`s men were placed on the back foot for large parts of the encounter with the European champions.

Aug 02, 2013, 09:23 AM IST

Juventus, Napoli favourites for Serie A title: Mazzarri

Inter Milan head coach Walter Mazzarri is expecting a two-horse race between Juventus and his former side Napoli for next season`s Scudetto.

Jul 20, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

Drogba axed from FIFA World Cup Qualifier squad

Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba has been left out of Cote d`Ivoire’s World Cup qualifier against Gambia scheduled to be played on Saturday in the nation’s capital Abidjan.

Mar 19, 2013, 13:21 PM IST

David Beckham draws inspiration from Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes

Former England footballer David Beckham has said that he is inspired by his former Manchester United team-mates Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes,

Feb 09, 2013, 09:10 AM IST

Richards injury presents Mancini with another defensive headache

Roberto Mancini now has a new headache to deal with as his side’s defensive injury crisis deepened after Micah Richards was stretchered off in City`s victory over Swansea City.

Oct 29, 2012, 10:41 AM IST

FIFA president Sepp Blatter postpones visit to Cuba

Joseph Blatter, president of FIFA, has postponed a scheduled visit to Cuba from October to early 2013, a Cuban sports official said.

Oct 10, 2012, 19:49 PM IST