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Italy's Giorgio Chiellini admires Uruguay's Luis Suarez for biting him at FIFA World Cup

Italy's Giorgio Chiellini admires Uruguay's Luis Suarez for biting him at FIFA World Cup

Suarez, who escaped punishment during the game, was later banned for four months plus nine internationals -- but Chiellini said he bore no grudge towards him.

May 22, 2020, 09:46 AM IST
Defender Sandesh Jhingan leaves Kerala Blasters after six years

Defender Sandesh Jhingan leaves Kerala Blasters after six years

Jhingan, who has earned 36 caps for India since making his debut in 2015, and the Blasters mutually agreed to part ways ahead of the upcoming ISL season.

May 22, 2020, 09:35 AM IST
Serie A set August 20 finish date, to begin new season from September 1

Serie A set August 20 finish date, to begin new season from September 1

Serie A has been on hold since March 9 because of the coronavirus pandemic, which has so far claimed more than 3.2 lakh lives across the world.  

May 21, 2020, 18:07 PM IST
Women's Bundesliga to restart on May 29

Women's Bundesliga to restart on May 29

The men`s Bundesliga resumed last Saturday, the first major European league to do so.

May 21, 2020, 17:52 PM IST
8 players of Mexican football club Santos Laguna diagnosed with coronavirus

8 players of Mexican football club Santos Laguna diagnosed with coronavirus

Mexican football club Santos Laguna has confirmed that eight of their players have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus that has brought all the sporting activities across the world at

May 21, 2020, 16:44 PM IST
Striker Olivier Giroud pens one-year contract extension with Chelsea

Striker Olivier Giroud pens one-year contract extension with Chelsea

Giroud joined Chelsea on a deadline-day transfer from Arsenal in January 2018. 

May 21, 2020, 12:52 PM IST
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer extends contract with Bayern Munich till June 2023

Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer extends contract with Bayern Munich till June 2023

Neuer moved to Bayern Munich from Schalke 04 in the summer of 2011.

May 21, 2020, 11:35 AM IST
Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz retires at 39

Athletic Bilbao striker Aritz Aduriz retires at 39

Aduriz, who made a total of 443 La Liga appearances for Valencia, Real Mallorca and Bilbao and scored 158 goals, made the decision after being told he needed a hip replacement.

May 21, 2020, 09:47 AM IST
Italy to decide on Serie A resumption on May 28

Italy to decide on Serie A resumption on May 28

The Italian government will decide on May 28 if and when the Serie A season can resume, Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora said on Tuesday as he also announced that teams could start full group

May 20, 2020, 11:03 AM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Juventus training after two months

Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Juventus training after two months

He returned to Turin in a private jet earlier this month but then had to spend two weeks at home under Italy`s quarantine rules.

May 19, 2020, 18:08 PM IST
Celtic champions, Hearts relegated as Scottish season ends due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

Celtic champions, Hearts relegated as Scottish season ends due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

Celtic have been declared Scottish champions for a record-equalling ninth successive season while Hearts were relegated after the clubs voted on Monday to end the Premiership season early because of

May 19, 2020, 15:06 PM IST
Liverpool unlikely to get English Premier League trophy presentation after winning title, says CEO Richard Masters

Liverpool unlikely to get English Premier League trophy presentation after winning title, says CEO Richard Masters

English Premier League (EPL) chief executive Richard Masters on Monday (May 18) said that Liverpool may not get Premier League trophy in a presentation following the planned resumption of the

May 19, 2020, 13:46 PM IST
English Premier League clubs to resume 'small group' training from May 19

English Premier League clubs to resume 'small group' training from May 19

English Premier League has not held a game since March 9 due to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak across the globe.  

May 18, 2020, 20:09 PM IST
Premier League clubs set to vote on return to group training

Premier League clubs set to vote on return to group training

Should at least 14 of the 20 clubs agree that safety protocols are sufficient, players are likely to return to a limited first phase of group training on Tuesday.

May 18, 2020, 09:37 AM IST
Cologne waste two-goal lead to end in 2-2 draw with Mainz in Bundesliga

Cologne waste two-goal lead to end in 2-2 draw with Mainz in Bundesliga

Cologne remained 10th in the standings on 33 points while Mainz moved four points above the relegation playoff spot.

May 18, 2020, 09:25 AM IST
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich ease past Union Berlin 2-0 to stay on top

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich ease past Union Berlin 2-0 to stay on top

Bayern Munich are now on 58 points, with Borussia Dortmund in second place on 54 following their 4-0 demolition of Schalke 04 on Saturday. 

May 18, 2020, 09:19 AM IST
Two players of Serie A club Parma test positive for coronavirus

Two players of Serie A club Parma test positive for coronavirus

Parma further informed that the club will return to group training on May 18, but without these two quarantined players.

May 17, 2020, 13:30 PM IST
Lokomotiv Moscow striker Jefferson Farfan tests positive for coronavirus

Lokomotiv Moscow striker Jefferson Farfan tests positive for coronavirus

Farfan, who joined Lokomotiv from Al-jazira in 2017, has not featured in any match for his club this season due to a knee injury which he sustained during  last year's Copa America.

May 17, 2020, 11:48 AM IST
Serie A clubs to return to group training from May 18

Serie A clubs to return to group training from May 18

Serie A has been suspended since March 9 and a date has not yet been set for the season to re-start, although players have returned to individual training while respecting social distancing rules.

May 17, 2020, 09:32 AM IST
Leipzig survive late scare in 1-1 draw with Freiburg in Bundesliga

Leipzig survive late scare in 1-1 draw with Freiburg in Bundesliga

The draw leaves Leipzig with 51 points after 26 games, four points behind Munich and three behind Dortmund.

May 17, 2020, 09:24 AM IST