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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Indian women's hockey team working on bench strength
Indian women's hockey team working on bench strength

Indian women's hockey goalkeeper Rajani Etimarpu on Sunday said the national team was working on bench strength ahead of the Hawke's Bay Cup to be held in New Zealand from April 11-19.

Real Madrid to sign River Plate teenage goalkeeper Augusto Batalla
Real Madrid to sign River Plate teenage goalkeeper Augusto Batalla

Real Madrid will sign Argentine football cub River Plate's 18-year-old goalkeeper Augusto Batalla in the summer.

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will return to form, says Joe Hart
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will return to form, says Joe Hart

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart believes captain Vincent Kompany will benefit from being axed by manager Manuel Pellegrini.

Wayne Rooney sorry for `dive`: Preston goalkeeper
Wayne Rooney sorry for `dive`: Preston goalkeeper

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney apologised for the way he won a penalty during his side`s FA Cup win over third-tier Preston North End, according to the beaten team`s goalkeeper.

Sreejesh, Akashdeep, Rani lose out in FIH awards
Sreejesh, Akashdeep, Rani lose out in FIH awards

National men's hockey team goalkeeper P R Sreejesh, young striker Akashdeep Singh and woman player Rani Rampal missed out on the FIH 2014 International Players of the Year awards which was announced on Thursday.

Used to sell cigarettes: Arsene Wenger
Used to sell cigarettes: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed he was a cigarette seller in his younger days.

Pep urges Neuer to savour Ballon d`Or moment
Pep urges Neuer to savour Ballon d`Or moment

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola on Saturday urged his goalkeeper Manuel Neuer to savour the occasion at Monday`s Ballon d`Or gala in Zurich, rather than worrying about winning the prize.

Had love-hate relationship with Jose Mourinho, admits Iker Casillas
Had love-hate relationship with Jose Mourinho, admits Iker Casillas

Real Madrid goalkeeper, Iker Casillas admitted that he had a love-hate relationship with Jose Mourinho. During the Portuguese's reigns in Madrid, Casillas was reduced to a second choice.

Manchester United injury crisis is finally over, says Louis van Gaal
Manchester United injury crisis is finally over, says Louis van Gaal

With just one player left on Manchester United`s injury list and a new goalkeeper signed, manager Louis van Gaal is starting to enjoy life at Old Trafford as he tries to assemble the "best team in the world".

Goalkeeper Adrian D'Souza hopes to make India comeback through HIL
Goalkeeper Adrian D'Souza hopes to make India comeback through HIL

Seasoned but sidelined goalkeeper Adrian D'Souza has targeted the upcoming Hockey India League (HIL) to make a big impression and storm his way back into the national team after three years.

Joachim Loew counting on Manuel Neuer Ballon d`Or success
Joachim Loew counting on Manuel Neuer Ballon d`Or success

Germany`s World Cup winning coach Joachim Loew said Friday that he would be satisfied with nothing less than Manuel Neuer winning the Ballon d`Or title.

David Ospina to replace Wojciech Szczesny for Arsenal's FA Cup tie
David Ospina to replace Wojciech Szczesny for Arsenal's FA Cup tie

Arsene Wenger is set to hand David Ospina the chance to stake his claim for Arsenal’s No.1 jersey this weekend following Wojciech Szczesny’s double blunder against Southampton.

Nandy and Saha sign for Sporting Clube de Goa
Nandy and Saha sign for Sporting Clube de Goa

Sporting Clube de Goa reinforced their squad ahead of their opening Federation Cup football tournament match by signing experienced goalkeeper Sandip Nandy and left wing back Biswajit Saha on Sunday.

Manuel Neuer cautious over Ballon d`Or prospects
Manuel Neuer cautious over Ballon d`Or prospects

Germany`s World Cup winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer on Friday played down his prospects of securing the World Player of the Year award over holder Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Jose Mourinho backs Petr Cech to stay ahead of Hull start
Jose Mourinho backs Petr Cech to stay ahead of Hull start

Out-of-favour goalkeeper Petr Cech will not leave Chelsea in January and has nothing to prove ahead of his first Premier League start of the season against Hull City, manager Jose Mourinho said.