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Kolkata Port Trust goalkeeper's mutilated body found on railway tracks

Snehashish Dasgupta, a Kolkata Port Trust goalkeeper for the past two years, had gone out with friends on September 29 (Navami) evening.

Oct 02, 2017, 00:18 AM IST
Juventus sign Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny on four-year contract

Juventus sign Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny on four-year contract

The Poland international, capped 29 times, spent the last two years on loan at Serie A rivals AS Roma, making 38 league appearances last season.

Jul 20, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
Out of bounds Victor Valdes set to leave Manchester United?

Out of bounds Victor Valdes set to leave Manchester United?

The former Barcelona goalie has had a turbulent time with United manager Louis van Gaal and the 34-year-old failed to make an impact with the team.

Jan 21, 2016, 22:56 PM IST
Keylor Navas doubtful as Real Madrid face Las Palmas

Keylor Navas doubtful as Real Madrid face Las Palmas

Real Madrid could be without their goalkeeper Keylor Navas when they face Las Palmas in La Liga.

Oct 30, 2015, 19:03 PM IST
Forget scudetto talk, Gianluigi Buffon tells stuttering Juventus

Forget scudetto talk, Gianluigi Buffon tells stuttering Juventus

 Juventus should shelve all talk of a fifth consecutive scudetto, said goalkeeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon after a latest Serie A reverse left them at risk of slipping 13 points behind leaders Inter Milan.

Sep 27, 2015, 22:56 PM IST
Fresh blow for champions Chelsea as Thibaut Courtois sidelined

Fresh blow for champions Chelsea as Thibaut Courtois sidelined

Chelsea`s troubled start to their Premier League title defence suffered a fresh blow on Friday when it emerged that goalkeeper Thierry Courtois required surgery on a knee injury.

Sep 11, 2015, 18:19 PM IST
Wantaway David De Gea completes remarkable u-turn, signs new four-year Manchester United contract

Wantaway David De Gea completes remarkable u-turn, signs new four-year Manchester United contract

Putting all speculations about his Real Madrid move, David de Gea signed a new contract at Manchester United, which will keep him at Old Trafford until at least 2019.

Sep 11, 2015, 18:04 PM IST
Legendary Gianluigi Buffon set for 150 caps, and more

Legendary Gianluigi Buffon set for 150 caps, and more

Legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon hopes to stretch his impressive tally of caps for Italy past the 150 mark as he targets playing for several more seasons at the top level.

Sep 06, 2015, 18:09 PM IST
Goalie Keylor Navas comforted by Rafa Benitez after transfer deal collapses

Goalie Keylor Navas comforted by Rafa Benitez after transfer deal collapses

Spanish heavyweights Real Madrid's goalkeeper Keylor Navas has spoken with coach Rafael Benitez about his future at the football club after his proposed move to English giants Manchester United collapsed at the fag end of the transfer deadline that ended on August 31.

Sep 02, 2015, 17:51 PM IST
Iker Casillas says he chose Porto because of coach Julen Lopetegui

Iker Casillas says he chose Porto because of coach Julen Lopetegui

Spanish football great Iker Casillas has admitted that his decision to sign with FC Porto was influenced by the prospect of working with the Portuguese team's Spanish head coach Julen Lopetegui, who used to coach the goalkeeper at Real Madrid's reserve side, Castilla.

Aug 01, 2015, 18:10 PM IST
Real Madrid keeper Kiko Casilla scores, saves in shootout against AC Milan

Real Madrid keeper Kiko Casilla scores, saves in shootout against AC Milan

Real Madrid goalkeeper Kiko Casilla scored with his side`s 11th penalty in a shootout, then saved from his 16-year-old AC Milan counterpart Gianluigi Donnarumma, to give the Spaniards the win after their friendly in Shanghai ended 0-0 on Thursday.

Jul 30, 2015, 21:55 PM IST
Real Madrid must move past ''division'' of Iker Casillas exit: Rafa Benitez

Real Madrid must move past ''division'' of Iker Casillas exit: Rafa Benitez

The controversial departure of Real Madrid captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas has created "division" at the Spanish giants and they must put it behind them as soon as possible, coach Rafa Benitez said on Friday.

Jul 17, 2015, 10:37 AM IST
Iker Casillas poised to join Porto from Real Madrid: Reports

Iker Casillas poised to join Porto from Real Madrid: Reports

Real Madrid goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas is on the verge of joining Portuguese side Porto after 16 seasons with the La Liga club he joined as a boy, it was widely reported in Spanish media on Wednesday.

Jul 08, 2015, 23:34 PM IST
New signing Petr Cech believes Arsenal ready to win league title

New signing Petr Cech believes Arsenal ready to win league title

Goalkeeper Petr Cech believes Arsenal are ready to clear the final hurdle needed to end the Premier League title drought, and said he was overwhelmed by the support he has received from fans and teammates at his new club.

Jul 01, 2015, 20:23 PM IST
Iker Casillas should play at Real Madrid: Father

Iker Casillas should play at Real Madrid: Father

Goalkeeper Iker Casillas' father believes his son should continue playing at Spanish club Real Madrid until he hangs up his boots, despite the club's interest in signing David De Gea.

Jun 11, 2015, 22:09 PM IST
Bayern Munich's Mario Gotze apologises for sharing joke with Barcelona keeper

Bayern Munich's Mario Gotze apologises for sharing joke with Barcelona keeper

Bayern Munich striker Mario Gotze has apologised for his behaviour after his German club’s 0-3 loss to Barcelona in the first leg of the European Champions League semi-final on Wednesday night at the Camp Nou Stadium in the Spanish city.

May 08, 2015, 21:11 PM IST
Bayern Munich goalie Manuel Neuer vows to show Lionel Messi he is boss

Bayern Munich goalie Manuel Neuer vows to show Lionel Messi he is boss

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer said on Tuesday he will show FC Barcelona forward Lionel Messi who the "boss" is when the two teams lock horns in the Champions League semi-final first leg match here on Wednesday.

May 05, 2015, 23:05 PM IST
Chelsea`s Oscar taken to hospital after blow

Chelsea`s Oscar taken to hospital after blow

Chelsea midfielder Oscar was taken to hospital for scans after hurting himself in a collision with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina during Sunday`s 0-0 draw, manager Jose Mourinho revealed.

Apr 26, 2015, 23:32 PM IST
Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian footballer to play for top-flight European club

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu becomes first Indian footballer to play for top-flight European club

After the success of Indian Super League (ISL) last year, Indian football is certainly going places. On Wednesday, a young goalkeeper from Mohali created history by becoming the first Indian ever to play a competitive match for an top tier European side. Gurpreet Singh Sandhu made his competitive debut for Norwegian club Stabaek with a clean sheet in a 6-0 thrashing of Runar in the Norwegian Football Cup. Stabbaek play in Norway's top division Tippeligaen and are managed by former United States and Egypt coach Bob Bradley.

Apr 24, 2015, 09:52 AM IST
Champions League: Jan Oblak saves Atletico Madrid from dominant holders Real

Champions League: Jan Oblak saves Atletico Madrid from dominant holders Real

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak produced a heroic performance to repel holders Real Madrid and help secure a 0-0 draw in their Champions League quarter-final, first leg at the Calderon on Tuesday.

Apr 15, 2015, 08:36 AM IST