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Gareth Bale expects more turbulence at Real Madrid after pre-season woes

Gareth Bale expects more turbulence at Real Madrid after pre-season woes

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale expects his rocky relationship with the Spanish club to experience more turbulence despite a strong start to the campaign after almost leaving them in the close season

Sep 06, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
Euro 2020 qualifier: Andrea Belotti's brace helps Italy beat 10-man Armenia 3-1

Euro 2020 qualifier: Andrea Belotti's brace helps Italy beat 10-man Armenia 3-1

Karapetyan fired Armenia in front in the 13th minute of the Group J match but was dismissed in first-half stoppage time for a second yellow card in what seemed a very harsh decision.

Sep 06, 2019, 09:59 AM IST
India go down fighting against Oman in World Cup qualifier

India go down fighting against Oman in World Cup qualifier

India could have been 2-0 up inside the first 25 minutes had Udanta Singh's effort not found the woodwork in the 4th minute.  

Sep 05, 2019, 23:35 PM IST
Daniel James can ease Wales scoring burden on Gareth Bale: Ryan Giggs

Daniel James can ease Wales scoring burden on Gareth Bale: Ryan Giggs

Wales play Azerbaijan in Friday`s European qualifier at Cardiff City Stadium, having suffered defeats in their last two games against Hungary and Croatia.

Sep 05, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer responsible if Manchester United do not compete for the title: Nemanja Matic

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer responsible if Manchester United do not compete for the title: Nemanja Matic

Serbian Matic, a fixture in United`s midfield since his move from Chelsea in 2017, has played only 22 minutes this season after making one appearance as a substitute.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:39 PM IST
As a coach I wouldn't have wanted Neymar back, says Vicente del Bosque

As a coach I wouldn't have wanted Neymar back, says Vicente del Bosque

Barcelona held several meetings with Paris St Germain to bring the Brazilian back to the Camp Nou two years after he walked out on them to join the French side for a world record fee of 222 million

Sep 05, 2019, 19:31 PM IST
Germany's Leon Goretzka ruled out against Netherlands: Joachim Loew

Germany's Leon Goretzka ruled out against Netherlands: Joachim Loew

The Germans are already without several players who are forming the new backbone of the team since the disappointing World Cup last year as they prepare to face the Dutch in Hamburg.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:25 PM IST
English Premier League players dominate FIFPro World XI nominations

English Premier League players dominate FIFPro World XI nominations

Twenty-one of the 55 nominees play in the English top-flight, as the Premier League ended La Liga`s reign at the top.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
Vincent Kompany seeks more diversity in governing bodies after Romelu Lukaku abuse

Vincent Kompany seeks more diversity in governing bodies after Romelu Lukaku abuse

Former Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku, who joined Inter Milan last month, was subjected to racist abuse in a 2-1 Serie A win at Cagliari on Sunday and urged federations and social media to

Sep 04, 2019, 23:51 PM IST
Litmus test awaits India against Oman in 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Litmus test awaits India against Oman in 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Stimac is one of the most high-profile coaches to have taken charge of the Indian team having been part of Croatia's team that reached the semi-finals of the 1998 World Cup.

Sep 04, 2019, 20:27 PM IST
Romelu Lukaku monkey chants form of respect: Inter Milan fans

Romelu Lukaku monkey chants form of respect: Inter Milan fans

Lukaku, who moved from Manchester United to Inter Milan this season, netted the winner from the spot in a 2-1 victory, but the game was marred by monkey chants, according to a BBC report.  

Sep 04, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte undergoes knee surgery

Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte undergoes knee surgery

The 25-year-old, who had been called up by France for their Euro 2020 qualifiers against Albania and Andorra, was carried off on a stretcher after upending Brighton`s Adam Webster and coming off

Sep 04, 2019, 19:27 PM IST
Adam Taggart next in a long line of Australia striker auditions

Adam Taggart next in a long line of Australia striker auditions

The 26-year-old Taggart earned his first international callup in five years when he featured in the 1-0 friendly loss to South Korea in June on the back of a stellar season with Suwong Bluewings.

Sep 04, 2019, 15:23 PM IST
Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi joins PSG on one-year loan

Inter Milan forward Mauro Icardi joins PSG on one-year loan

Despite his scoring exploits, Icardi fell out with Inter Milan`s hard-core fans over his account of an argument with supporters in his autobiography in 2016. 

Sep 03, 2019, 10:36 AM IST
Gareth Bale gets red card after brace as Real Madrid draw at Villarreal

Gareth Bale gets red card after brace as Real Madrid draw at Villarreal

Real have picked up five points from their opening three games, one more than champions Barcelona, but Zinedine Zidane`s side are four points behind leaders Atletico Madrid, who have won all three

Sep 02, 2019, 11:54 AM IST
Premier League: Arsenal fight back against Spurs to draw London derby

Premier League: Arsenal fight back against Spurs to draw London derby

Arsenal, who were beaten 3-1 at Liverpool last week, are in fifth place with seven points while Spurs are ninth on five after four games.

Sep 02, 2019, 10:30 AM IST
Premier League: Liverpool stay top with record-breaking win over Burnley

Premier League: Liverpool stay top with record-breaking win over Burnley

With the victory over Burnley, Liverpool have recorded 12 straight top flight wins.

Sep 02, 2019, 07:02 AM IST
Hard-working Daniel James setting an example at Manchester United, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Hard-working Daniel James setting an example at Manchester United, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

James, signed from Swansea City during the close season, opened the scoring in Saturday`s 1-1 draw at Southampton when he cut into the box from the left and fired a rocket into the top corner that

Sep 01, 2019, 20:12 PM IST
Kalidou Koulibaly own goal hands Juventus dramatic win to ruin Napoli comeback

Kalidou Koulibaly own goal hands Juventus dramatic win to ruin Napoli comeback

Goals from Danilo, Gonzalo Higuain, and Cristiano Ronaldo gave the Italian champions a 3-0 lead with less than half an hour remaining.

Sep 01, 2019, 19:53 PM IST
EPL: Dean Smith lashes out at referee and VAR as Aston Villa 'equaliser' disallowed

EPL: Dean Smith lashes out at referee and VAR as Aston Villa 'equaliser' disallowed

With seconds remaining, Villa`s Henri Lansbury fired into the corner of the Palace net but, instead of awarding the goal, the official booked Jack Grealish for a dive in the build-up.

Sep 01, 2019, 18:42 PM IST