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Stoke City's Peter Crouch earns share of spoils against Leicester

Stoke City's Peter Crouch earns share of spoils against Leicester

Riyad Mahrez put Leicester back in front with half an hour to go moments after Kasper Schmeichel pulled off an impressive save from Ryan Shawcross.

Nov 04, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
I was jumping when Jeakson Singh scored the goal, says Sunil Chhetri

I was jumping when Jeakson Singh scored the goal, says Sunil Chhetri

A day after Jeakson Singh scored the epic goal -- first by an Indian, Chhetri, who is getting ready for the AFC CUP qualifier against macau could not stop raving about it.

Oct 10, 2017, 22:44 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo's slow start sparks Ballon d'Or race

Cristiano Ronaldo's slow start sparks Ballon d'Or race

Ronaldo will be looking to forget his early season struggles as Real Madrid aim to lay down a marker in their quest for a third consecutive Champions League at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday.

Sep 25, 2017, 23:51 PM IST
Champions League: Gareth Bale out of Real Madrid's crucial Bayern Munich return clash, Robert Lewandowski back

Champions League: Gareth Bale out of Real Madrid's crucial Bayern Munich return clash, Robert Lewandowski back

However, the visitors` chances of overcoming a 2-1 first-leg deficit were handed a huge boost as Bayern boss Carlo Ancelotti confirmed top scorer Robert Lewandowski will be fit to start.

Apr 18, 2017, 00:01 AM IST
Former manager Jurgen Klopp feared for Borussia Dortmund stars after bomb attack on team bus

Former manager Jurgen Klopp feared for Borussia Dortmund stars after bomb attack on team bus

Three explosions went off as the Dortmund team made their way to their Signal Iduna Park stadium for the Champions League quarter-final first leg against Monaco on Tuesday.

Apr 13, 2017, 19:13 PM IST
Germany boost Euro campaign with Georgia win

Germany boost Euro campaign with Georgia win

Marco Reus and Thomas Mueller`s first-half goals sealed a 2-0 win in Georgia on Sunday to put world champions Germany`s Euro 2016 qualifying campaign back on track.

Mar 30, 2015, 00:51 AM IST
Salomon Kalou risks heavy fine over Berlin Wall stunt

Salomon Kalou risks heavy fine over Berlin Wall stunt

Ivory Coast striker Salomon Kalou could be fined up to 10,000 euros (US$10,535) for using a hammer and chisel on the Berlin Wall, which is under a protection order.

Mar 16, 2015, 17:13 PM IST
David Luiz delight as PSG knock out old club Chelsea

David Luiz delight as PSG knock out old club Chelsea

David Luiz, whose thunderous header helped knock Chelsea out of the Champions League on Wednesday, apologised to the fans of his former club for his goal celebration even if most of them had gone home by the time he scored it.

Mar 12, 2015, 10:29 AM IST
I-League: Mumbai rally to hold Bengaluru to 1-1 draw

I-League: Mumbai rally to hold Bengaluru to 1-1 draw

Mumbai FC fought tooth and nail to rally from a goal down and hold defending champions Bengaluru FC to a 1-1 draw in an entertaining I-League football match at the Cooperage ground here on Tuesday.

Mar 03, 2015, 22:07 PM IST
Sao Paulo sign ex-Werder Bremen midfielder

Sao Paulo sign ex-Werder Bremen midfielder

Six-time Brazilian football champions Sao Paulo have signed former Werder Bremen and Brazil international midfielder Wesley.

Mar 02, 2015, 12:22 PM IST
Stephen Keshi says Nigeria offered him "slave contract"

Stephen Keshi says Nigeria offered him "slave contract"

Coach Stephen Keshi has said a new deal offered him by Nigeria amounted to a "slave contract".

Feb 28, 2015, 15:54 PM IST
Soldiers in Afghanistan play soccer in memory of WW1 truce

Soldiers in Afghanistan play soccer in memory of WW1 truce

British and German soldiers gathered in a dusty field in Afghanistan on Wednesday to play a game of soccer in memory of a Christmas truce spontaneously called between their armies a century ago during World War One.

Dec 25, 2014, 12:54 PM IST
Neymar shines as Brazil crush Turkey

Neymar shines as Brazil crush Turkey

Neymar scored twice as Brazil continued their winning run under new head coach Dunga with a 4-0 victory against Turkey in a friendly in Istanbul on Wednesday.

Nov 13, 2014, 09:44 AM IST
Football: FIFA ethics chief to make 2018, 2022 World Cup statement

Football: FIFA ethics chief to make 2018, 2022 World Cup statement

 FIFA ethics chief Hans-Joachim Eckert will make a public statement Thursday over the inquiry into the controversies plaguing the bidding processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Nov 13, 2014, 00:42 AM IST
CSKA Moscow hit with UEFA punishment for fan racism

CSKA Moscow hit with UEFA punishment for fan racism

UEFA on Friday ordered CSKA Moscow to play their next three European home games behind closed doors and slapped them with a fine of 200,000 euros (157,000 pounds, $250,313) for the racist behaviour of their supporters.

Oct 03, 2014, 22:59 PM IST
Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers backs Steven Gerrard amid fears over form

Liverpool's Brendan Rodgers backs Steven Gerrard amid fears over form

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he has no concerns about the form of captain Steven Gerrard after a series of ineffective displays prompted calls from fans and pundits that it is time to reconsider his role in the team.

Sep 24, 2014, 09:12 AM IST
Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal

Sergi Roberto pens new Barcelona deal

Barcelona midfielder Sergi Roberto has signed a new contract that will keep the 22-year-old tied to the Spanish giants until 2019.

Sep 17, 2014, 22:46 PM IST
Asian Cup must move beyond Australia's soccer silo: Michael Brown

Asian Cup must move beyond Australia's soccer silo: Michael Brown

Michael Brown knows the success or otherwise of January`s Asian Cup rests on one thing. Getting Australian backsides on stadium seats.

Sep 12, 2014, 10:12 AM IST

Title holders Manchester City still looking for reinforcements

English champions Manchester City are still in the market for new signings to boost their title defence, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 14:02 PM IST

Argentina coach Sabella cuts four from squad

Argentina national team coach Alejandro Sabella on Wednesday dropped four players from his provisional 30-man World Cup squad, the country`s football federation announced.

May 22, 2014, 08:39 AM IST