Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death
Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death

Atletico Madrid have banned flags with references to the ultra group Frente Atletico in their stadium after a Deportivo La Coruna fan was killed before their last home match, the club said.

ISL: John Abraham confident of NE United giving a tough fight
ISL: John Abraham confident of NE United giving a tough fight

Actor John Abraham, co-owner of Northeast United FC, is confident that the club would give a tough fight to other teams at the upcoming Indian Super League.

Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI
Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI

Dr Y S Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium here will host a one-day match between India and West Indies under flood lights on October 14.

J&K floods: 200 children stuck in Sher-i Kashmir Stadium rescued

Zee Media exclusive coverage - 200 children trapped at Sher-i Kashmir Stadium for four days have been rescued by the Indian military.

J&K gets its first synthetic turf football stadium
J&K gets its first synthetic turf football stadium

Jammu and Kashmir got its first exclusive football stadium with an imported synthetic football turf that will allow players to train round the year as Chief Minister Omar Abdullah inaugurated the facility at TRC Polo Ground, here today.

Unbelievable experience to watch football in stadium: Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is in Brazil to watch the last leg of matches of the FIFA World Cup, says he is enjoying every bit of his experience and there is nothing like watching a match from inside a stadium.

Soccer World Cup stadium delays force fans to switch tickets

More than 1,000 fans planning to attend World Cup matches in Brazil have been forced to switch seats after stadium building delays and changes to signage compelled a reconfigurement of some seating plans, local organisers said on Saturday.

Brazil in rush to finish stadiums 10 days from World Cup

With 10 days until the World Cup begins, Brazil was rushing on Monday to finish installing seats in stadiums and to deal with threats ranging from violent protests to dengue fever.

Burkina opposition in mass rally against extending president`s mandate

Tens of thousands of people Saturday answered a call by Burkina Faso`s opposition to protest against any move by President Blaise Compaore to get a fifth term in office.

Worker`s death halts World Cup stadium construction

There was more trouble for the organisers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup as construction at the Arena Pantanal stadium in the Brazilian city of Cuiaba was suspended after the death of a worker.

Brazil World Cup stadium delayed again

Brazil`s Arena Pantanal World Cup stadium has suffered another setback with the late arrival of seats forcing organisers to further postpone the venue`s opening.

Becks ` MLS stadium in Miami` dream moves toward reality after sports bill approval

The dream stadium project of England football legend David Beckham for his new Major League Soccer (MLS) team has received a major boost following the approval of a Florida sports bill.

Beckham`s Miami stadium plan hits stormy waters

David Beckham`s dream of building a futuristic waterfront stadium in Miami that would house his own professional soccer team has turned into a "not in my backyard" clash, pitting the retired English superstar against one of the world`s top cruise lines.

Work to resume at Sao Paulo`s troubled World Cup ground

Work at Sao Paulo`s troubled World Cup stadium was given the go-ahead to resume on Friday after a stoppage caused by the death of a construction worker.

Barcelona fans vote for redevelopment of Camp Nou

FC Barcelona supporters Saturday voted in favour of the remodelling of their World famous Camp Nou Stadium to increase its capacity to 105,000.

World Cup stadium could be partially closed

The stadium that will host the opening match of the World Cup on June 12 could be closed in places if it is not made safer for fans, the Sao Paulo state prosecutor`s office warned Wednesday.

Becks planning to base MLS team in 25,000-capacity stadium on Miami Waterfront

Former England football captain David Beckham has reportedly plans to base his Major League Soccer ( MLS) team in a 25,000-seat stadium on Miami`s waterfront.

Stadium debates rage as FIFA returns to Brazil

Heated debate on the cost of temporary World Cup stadium facilities saw lawmakers in the southern Brazilian state of Porto Alegre back a plan for tax incentives late Tuesday to pay for temporary stadium facilities.

Brazil World Cup host city may `drop out` if `key legislation` not approved soon

The mayor of the city of Porto Alegre in southern Brazil, which is a venue for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, has admitted that his city may drop out from the World Cup roster if key legislation is not approved soon.

Brazil`s World Cup stadiums given pitch warning

Brazil`s World Cup stadium operators have been told to postpone shows and concerts until after football`s showpiece event.