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FIFA 2018 World Cup: Lionel Messi's Argentina on collision course with Spain

FIFA 2018 World Cup: Lionel Messi's Argentina on collision course with Spain

Messi and 2014 finalists Argentina were placed alongside a Croatia side featuring Barcelona team-mate Ivan Rakitic and Real Madrid`s Luka Modric, with Nigeria and debutants Iceland rounding out a competitive Group D.

Dec 02, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Springboard for future football stars

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Springboard for future football stars

India is hosting the 17th edition of the mega-event, the country's first-ever FIFA tournament, from October 6 to 28.

Sep 24, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
El Clasico: Barcelona beaten by Real Madrid on Luis Suarez debut

El Clasico: Barcelona beaten by Real Madrid on Luis Suarez debut

Luis Suarez`s Barcelona debut ended in defeat as Real Madrid cut the gap on the La Liga leaders to just a point as they came from behind to win El Clasico 3-1 on Saturday.

Oct 25, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

2014 FIFA World Cup: Spain vs Netherlands - As it happened

Live coverage of 2014 FIFA World Cup Group B opener between heavyweights Spain and the Netherlands being played at Salvador`s Arena Fonte Nova, in Brazil.

Jun 14, 2014, 02:50 AM IST

FIFA imposes transfer ban on FC Barcelona

FC Barcelona received a jolt on Wednesday as the FIFA Disciplinary Committee imposed sanctions on the club for the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18.

Apr 03, 2014, 10:00 AM IST

Luis Aragones, of famed tiki taka dies, aged 75

The legendary Spanish coach, Luis Aragones, who helped Spain win 2008 Euro, died aged 75 on Saturday. After spending majority of his playing career with Atletico Madrid, Luis started his managerial career with the capital club in 1974.

Feb 01, 2014, 20:57 PM IST

Mourinho tells Iniesta: No Messi, no glory

Jose Mourinho believes Barcelona`s humbling Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich is evidence of them being a diminished force without Lionel Messi.

May 08, 2013, 09:08 AM IST

Spain coach Del Bosque to step down after 2014 World Cup

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque confirmed on Friday that his incredibly successful reign as leader of his country`s national side will conclude at the end of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Apr 26, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Dani Alves: I tip my hat to Bayern

defender Dani Alves has admitted that Bayern Munich fully deserved their 4-0 win in the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final tie at the Allianz Arena.

Apr 24, 2013, 13:54 PM IST

Style of winning is more important: Xavi

FC Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez has made a passionate defence of his side`s passing style of football as they prepare for the run-in to the end of the season.

Apr 18, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Zaragoza to take on depleted Barcelona

FC Barcelona will take a much depleted squad to face struggling Zaragoza in the La Romareda Stadium.

Apr 14, 2013, 17:29 PM IST

Messi, Iniesta out of Zaragoza clash

Barcelona have left World Player of the Year Lionel Messi and the Spanish international trio of Andres Iniesta, Sergio Busquets and Jordi Alba out of their squad for their trip to Zaragoza on Sunday.

Apr 13, 2013, 18:45 PM IST

Champions League: Xavi banking on home support for semis berth

Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez is optimistic about his side reaching the Champions League semifinals on Wednesday night.

Apr 09, 2013, 17:03 PM IST

Barca, Madrid play out draws

FC Barcelona saw two points escape as they closed-in on the La Liga title as they could only draw 2-2 away to Celta Vigo.

Mar 31, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

Coach Vilanova back in Barcelona after cancer treatment

Barcelona coach Tito Vilavona returned home this Tuesday morning after over two months undergoing cancer treatment in New York.

Mar 26, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

Barca coach Vilanova back from cancer treatment

Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova will come back from cancer treatment this week for team training, the Spanish La Liga club said on Monday.

Mar 25, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

Messi 2 shy of Maradona’s milestone of international goals

Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi is reportedly eyeing another milestone after reaching just two goals behind Diego Maradona`s international total of 34 goals, which guided Argentina closer to qualifying for 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

Mar 24, 2013, 11:26 AM IST

Euro 2012 final: Key players to watch out for

As two of the best European teams lock horns in the historic Euro Cup final, here is a list of players who can make a difference at the big stage.

Jul 01, 2012, 16:27 PM IST

Xavi, Iniesta and Messi on Ballon d`Or shortlist

Xavi, Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi are on the list for the FIFA Ballon d’Or.

Dec 06, 2010, 21:17 PM IST

Xavi, Iniesta and Messi on Ballon d`Or shortlist

Xavi, Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi are on the list for the FIFA Ballon d’Or.

Dec 06, 2010, 21:17 PM IST