Soccer

Playing contact sports may alter brains of young, healthy athletes: Study

Playing contact sports may alter brains of young, healthy athletes: Study

A team of researchers have found that contact in sports like soccer, basketball and field hockey may lead to greater effect on the brain of young and healthy athletes.

Aug 22, 2017, 23:01 PM IST
Late Jordan Morris goal delivers U.S. sixth Gold Cup championship

Late Jordan Morris goal delivers U.S. sixth Gold Cup championship

The annual championship of North America, Central America and Caribbean played out before a half-full Levi`s stadium in Santa Clara, California, home to the state`s famed Silicon Valley.

Jul 27, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
Robert Kraft joins committee for joint 2026 Football World Cup bid

Robert Kraft joins committee for joint 2026 Football World Cup bid

While Kraft is best known for his Super Bowl winning National Football League team, the billionaire businessman has also been at the forefront of the growth of professional soccer in the United States as owner of one of Major League Soccer`s 10 charter clubs.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

Arsenal winning but players ailing in China

The London club scored a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw before beating Bayern Munich on penalties in the opening match of their International Champions Cup campaign in Shanghai on Wednesday, despite a string of players falling ill.

Jul 20, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
Champions League: Atletico Madrid end Leicester City's dreams to reach semi-finals

Champions League: Atletico Madrid end Leicester City's dreams to reach semi-finals

But despite heavy Leicester pressure and furious noise inside the King Power Stadium, Atletico completed a 2-1 aggregate win to reach the semi-finals for the third time in four seasons.

Apr 19, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
17 dead, many injured in Angola football match stampede

17 dead, many injured in Angola football match stampede

The tragedy occurred when hundreds of local fans stormed one of the gates of the stadium to watch the match.

Feb 11, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
UEFA brings out changes, term of future UEFA presidents limited to 12 years

UEFA brings out changes, term of future UEFA presidents limited to 12 years

Other changes include granting two member positions on its Executive Committee to representatives of the European Club Association

Feb 09, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
Premier League: Liverpool come roaring back to demolish Stoke

Premier League: Liverpool come roaring back to demolish Stoke

A fine finish by Roberto Firmino helped Liverpool to come roaring back from behind and beat Stoke City 4-1 as they reclaimed second place in the Premier League table on Tuesday.

Dec 28, 2016, 01:51 AM IST
Barcelona defeated and Real Madrid held as Atletico go top of La Liga table

Barcelona defeated and Real Madrid held as Atletico go top of La Liga table

 Atletico Madrid moved top of La Liga on Sunday as Celta Vigo edged Barcelona in a 4-3 thriller, whilst Real Madrid`s run of draws stretched to four against Eibar on Sunday.

Oct 03, 2016, 02:53 AM IST
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg challenges Neymar Jr to a 'secret' game of soccer! - Watch

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg challenges Neymar Jr to a 'secret' game of soccer! - Watch

By way of a Facebook video, Zuckerberg has thrown a soccer challenge at none other than Barcelona's football striker Neymar Jr.!

Jul 19, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
SCARY VIDEO: Angry bull invades pitch, chases junior soccer players!

SCARY VIDEO: Angry bull invades pitch, chases junior soccer players!

The bull, standing on the sidelines, suddenly entered the field, as young players ran to save their lives.

Mar 14, 2016, 14:09 PM IST

Turkish Super League results, standings

Following are the current standings of the Turkish Super League.

Nov 24, 2015, 07:27 AM IST

French Ligue 1 standings

Following are the standings for French Ligue

Nov 23, 2015, 07:19 AM IST

Brazilian soccer standings

Following are the Brazilian Soccer standings.

Nov 23, 2015, 07:16 AM IST

Iranian soccer league standings

The following are the standings of Iranian Super League after the 12th round matches on Friday and Saturday.

Nov 22, 2015, 05:03 AM IST

Robots play soccer in tech contest

Robots scoring goals and competing for titles at the Robot Olympiad 2015 held here was an amalgamation of fun and hi-tech learning.

Sep 28, 2015, 18:10 PM IST
Soccer is the new religion: Russell Brand

Soccer is the new religion: Russell Brand

British comedian Russell Brand has claimed soccer has replaced religion in the UK.

Sep 05, 2015, 10:05 AM IST
FIFA reform chief explains comments on US justice, soccer

FIFA reform chief explains comments on US justice, soccer

FIFA`s reform chief meant no offence to United States authorities when he questioned why they were investigating corruption in football, he said on Thursday.

Sep 04, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Australia face tough, but familiar, foe in Japan

After some tough physical battles en route to the last eight of the Women`s World Cup, Australia will face a very different challenge against defending champions Japan in Saturday’s quarter-final.

Jun 26, 2015, 06:18 AM IST
Swiss authorities say FIFA has handed over IT data

Swiss authorities say FIFA has handed over IT data

Switzerland`s Office of the Attorney General said soccer`s governing body FIFA had handed over IT data on Wednesday.

Jun 11, 2015, 00:09 AM IST