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UEFA investigating Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s alleged ties to betting company

UEFA investigating Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s alleged ties to betting company

Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet reported earlier this month that Ibrahimovic, 39, is a part-owner of betting company Bethard who he teamed up with in 2018. FIFA’s Code of Ethics state a player cannot

Apr 27, 2021, 12:29 PM IST
Timo Werner seals crucial win for Chelsea, Newcastle equalise late against Liverpool

Timo Werner seals crucial win for Chelsea, Newcastle equalise late against Liverpool

Timo Werner ended his goal drought in timely fashion to earn Chelsea a crucial 1-0 victory over West Ham United in the battle for a top-four finish in the Premier League on Saturday.

Apr 25, 2021, 00:35 AM IST
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs charged with assault against two women

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs charged with assault against two women

Ryan Giggs is due to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates' Court on April 28, the Crown Prosecution Service said in its statement. The former footballer said that he would plead not guilty to

Apr 23, 2021, 23:52 PM IST
WATCH: Schalke fans hurl eggs, chase players after club suffers Bundesliga relegation

WATCH: Schalke fans hurl eggs, chase players after club suffers Bundesliga relegation

Schalke 04 players and staff were attacked with eggs and were threatened by their own fans Wednesday after a 1-0 defeat by Arminia Bielefeld sealed their relegation from the Bundesliga for the first

Apr 22, 2021, 17:53 PM IST
Football: European Super League shelved as most clubs withdraw

Football: European Super League shelved as most clubs withdraw

Founder and Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli said he was reluctantly calling time on the new league after six English clubs withdrew on Tuesday, with Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid following suit

Apr 22, 2021, 10:53 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Brazil, Germany drawn in same pool

Tokyo Olympics: Brazil, Germany drawn in same pool

In Group C, Argentina, gold medallists at 2004 Athens 2004 and 2008 Beijing, take on 1992 Barcelona Olympic champions Spain in what is primed to be one of the most eagerly anticipated clashes of the

Apr 21, 2021, 23:28 PM IST
European Super League: Atletico, Inter, Milan depart sinking project

European Super League: Atletico, Inter, Milan depart sinking project

Now only Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona remain alongside Juventus of Italy.  

Apr 21, 2021, 18:49 PM IST
Football: Super League in retreat after English Premier League clubs quit but battle to continue

Football: Super League in retreat after English Premier League clubs quit but battle to continue

Pundits declared the league dead in the water, its clubs’ hopes of carving up a bigger slice of global soccer revenues undone by their own greed and hubris, as well the combination of fan power and

Apr 21, 2021, 14:08 PM IST
English Premier League: Late Llorente header earns Leeds draw with Liverpool amid Super League uproar

English Premier League: Late Llorente header earns Leeds draw with Liverpool amid Super League uproar

Leeds United players came out for their warm-up wearing shirts emblazoned with the slogan ‘Earn It’ under the Champions League logo – a reference to the fact that the proposed 20-club Super League

Apr 20, 2021, 10:03 AM IST
Champions League: UEFA announces new format for CL

Champions League: UEFA announces new format for CL

Champions League will now be competed between 36 teams, adding four more teams to the competition.

Apr 19, 2021, 23:03 PM IST
European Super League: Manchester United, Arsenal resign from European Club Association

European Super League: Manchester United, Arsenal resign from European Club Association

The announcement of the European Super League has meant that both Arsenal and Manchester United have resigned from the ECA. Arsenal CEO Vinai Venkatesham has also resigned from his position on the

Apr 19, 2021, 19:59 PM IST
Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Jose Mourinho

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur sack manager Jose Mourinho

Mourinho had been in charge at Tottenham since November 2019. He had replaced Mauricio Pochettino and his deal was to end at the beginning of the 2023 season.

Apr 19, 2021, 16:23 PM IST
Super League: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus and Manchester United among 12 top clubs in ‘breakaway league’ amid criticism

Super League: Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus and Manchester United among 12 top clubs in ‘breakaway league’ amid criticism

As well as United, Premier League clubs Liverpool, Manchester City, Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur have signed up to the plans. Barcelona and Atletico Madrid from Spain join Real. AC Milan

Apr 19, 2021, 09:20 AM IST
UEFA threaten to ban breakaway clubs from all competitions

UEFA threaten to ban breakaway clubs from all competitions

UEFA has warned clubs linked to a breakaway Super League that they face being banned from domestic and international competitions if they set up a rival to the Champions League.

Apr 18, 2021, 22:39 PM IST
Lionel Messi fires Barcelona to dominant Copa del Rey Cup final win

Lionel Messi fires Barcelona to dominant Copa del Rey Cup final win

Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona thrashed Athletic Bilbao 4-0 in Saturday`s Copa del Rey final to win the trophy for a record-extending 31st time. 

Apr 18, 2021, 03:13 AM IST
Chelsea beat Manchester City to secure place in FA Cup final

Chelsea beat Manchester City to secure place in FA Cup final

Chelsea beat Manchester City 1-0 on Saturday to book a place in next month's FA Cup final thanks to a second-half goal by Hakim Ziyech that extended a remarkable turnaround since manager Thomas

Apr 18, 2021, 01:01 AM IST
Chris Smalling and family robbed at gunpoint, Marcus Rashford extends support

Chris Smalling and family robbed at gunpoint, Marcus Rashford extends support

Chris Smalling on Friday morning encountered a horrifying experience after the footballer and his family were robbed at gunpoint in Rome, Italy.

Apr 16, 2021, 19:52 PM IST
UEFA Champions League: Manchester City reach semis with 2-1 win at Dortmund

UEFA Champions League: Manchester City reach semis with 2-1 win at Dortmund

Phil Foden, who scored the winner in their 2-1 first-leg victory, fired in off the post in the 76th minute after Riyad Mahrez had converted a 55th-minute penalty to secure a 4-2 aggregate triumph and

Apr 15, 2021, 08:39 AM IST
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid frustrate Liverpool to enter last four

UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid frustrate Liverpool to enter last four

Liverpool, the 2019 Champions League winners, created enough chances in the opening 45 minutes to have turned the tie around but they ran out of ideas in the second half. Real Madrid will face

Apr 15, 2021, 06:52 AM IST
UEFA Champions League: PSG knock holders Bayern Munich out to reach semis

UEFA Champions League: PSG knock holders Bayern Munich out to reach semis

PSG kept their composure in a nerve-wrecking finale to book a last-four spot against Manchester City or Borussia Dortmund, who play on Wednesday (April 14), as they aim to reach the final for the

Apr 14, 2021, 07:13 AM IST