I-League: Shillong Lajong rally to hold Sporting Clube de Goa
I-League: Shillong Lajong rally to hold Sporting Clube de Goa

Shillong Lajong held Sporting Clube de Goa to a 1-1 draw in the Hero I-League at Nehru stadium, Fatorda, here on Saturday.

Spanish star Xavi Hernandez signs with Qatari side Al Sadd
Spanish star Xavi Hernandez signs with Qatari side Al Sadd

Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez has signed for Qatari side, Al Sadd for next season, it was confirmed by club officials on Saturday.

Injury-hit Salgaocar to face Bengaluru FC in I-League
Injury-hit Salgaocar to face Bengaluru FC in I-League

Injury-hit Salgaocar SC will have a tough time when they face defending champions Bengaluru FC in their penultimate round of the first leg of the Hero I-League here on Sunday.

I-League: Mumbai lose 1-3 to Salgaocar
I-League: Mumbai lose 1-3 to Salgaocar

Mumbai FC conceded a couple of soft goals to suffer a 1-3 loss to Salgaocar SC in a 10th round I-League match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.

Depleted England lose Danny Welbeck for Italy friendly
Depleted England lose Danny Welbeck for Italy friendly

England manager Roy Hodgson will be without in-form striker Danny Welbeck and three other players for Tuesday`s friendly against Italy in Turin due to injuries. Arsenal striker Welbeck limped off during England`s 4-0 win over Lithuania at Wembley on Friday with a knee problem after scoring his sixth goal in five Euro 2016 qualifiers.

Barcelona fullback Jordi Alba sidelined for 10 days
Barcelona fullback Jordi Alba sidelined for 10 days

Barcelona fullback Jordi Alba will be out of action for around 10 days after sustaining a leg muscle injury in Spain`s 1-0 Euro 2016 qualifying win over Ukraine on Friday.

Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
Italy coach Antonio Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury

Italy coach Antonio Conte has received death threats from angry Juventus fans who blame his training methods for the injury that will probably rule midfielder Claudio Marchisio out for the rest of the season.

Montenegrin FA blasts fans after Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned
Montenegrin FA blasts fans after Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned

Montenegrin soccer fans who forced Friday`s Euro 2016 qualifier against Russia to be abandoned are hypocrites and barbarians, the general secretary of the Adriatic republic`s football association said.

Mohun Bagan extend I-League supremacy with 1-0 win over East Bengal
Mohun Bagan extend I-League supremacy with 1-0 win over East Bengal

Indian striker Balwant Singh's second-half strike enabled Mohun Bagan to conquer traditional rivals East Bengal 1-0 in the return-leg of the I-league football tournament at the Salt Lake stadium here on Saturday.

I-League: Pune FC look to move up the table; take on Royal Wahingdoh
I-League: Pune FC look to move up the table; take on Royal Wahingdoh

Pune FC will look to maintain their 100 per cent record against Royal Wahingdoh when they face the north-east side in an I-League Round-13 encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.

India seek redemption in AFC Under-23 Championship
India seek redemption in AFC Under-23 Championship

Following their 0-2 loss to Uzbekistan in their Group E opening match of the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) Under-23 Championship, the Indian team will hope to turn the tide against Syria here on Sunday.

Young England find plenty of reasons to be cheerful
Young England find plenty of reasons to be cheerful

Seven victories in a row, new-found optimism and a young striker to get excited about, Roy Hodgson`s England are showing bright shoots of recovery after last year`s dismal World Cup campaign.

Juventus dismiss phantom Claudio Marchisio knee injury
Juventus dismiss phantom Claudio Marchisio knee injury

Serie A champions Juventus have played down the extent of a knee injury suffered by Claudio Marchisio after the midfielder was sidelined by Italy medical staff who claimed his season was over.

Top five teams to look out for in the UEFA Champions League quarters

Top five teams to look out for in the UEFA Champions League quarters

Spain`s Jordi Alba out of Netherlands friendly
Spain`s Jordi Alba out of Netherlands friendly

Spain left-back Jordi Alba will return to his club side Barcelona for further tests on a thigh injury picked up in the European champions 1-0 win over Ukraine on Friday.

India seek first win in AFC U-23 Championship
India seek first win in AFC U-23 Championship

Smarting from their 0-2 loss to Uzbekistan in their Group E opening match of the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) Under-23 Championship, the Indian team will seek redemption against Syria here on Sunday.

Spain`s Jorda Alba out of Netherlands friendly
Spain`s Jorda Alba out of Netherlands friendly

Spain left-back Jordi Alba will return to his club side Barcelona for further tests on a thigh injury picked up in the European champions 1-0 win over Ukraine on Friday.

Russia launch protest following Montenegro match
Russia launch protest following Montenegro match

The Russian Football Union has launched a protest against the decision by UEFA officials to continue the Euro 2016 qualifier against Montenegro despite goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev being hit by a flare in the first minute of the match.

Goalscorer Alvaro Morata hailed as ''the future of Spain''
Goalscorer Alvaro Morata hailed as ''the future of Spain''

Alvaro Morata was designated "the future of the national team" after the Juventus forward fired holders Spain to a 1-0 win against Ukraine in Euro 2016 qualifying in Seville on Friday.

Five players who could be crucial for Manchester United's top four run-in

With eight matches to go for the 2014-15 Premier League season to end, the race for the top four has heated up perfectly to promise an upcoming spell of enthralling football.