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To win a title, you have to win five or six consecutive games, says Manchester United's Nemanja Matic

To win a title, you have to win five or six consecutive games, says Manchester United's Nemanja Matic

"I always say if you want to win a title, you have to win five or six consecutive games -- then you can drop some points in maybe one or two games," said Matic. 

Dec 19, 2020, 15:42 PM IST
Robert Lewandowski becomes third player to score 250 goals in Bundesliga

Robert Lewandowski becomes third player to score 250 goals in Bundesliga

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has become the third player to go past the 250-goals mark in the German competition, Bundesliga. 

Dec 17, 2020, 15:19 PM IST
Lionel Messi's salary at Barcelona 'unsustainable', says presidential candidate Emili Rousaud

Lionel Messi's salary at Barcelona 'unsustainable', says presidential candidate Emili Rousaud

Lionel Messi, who sought an exit from Barca in the close season, has less than seven months remaining on his deal.

Dec 15, 2020, 19:46 PM IST
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta accepts full responsibility for club's poor form

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta accepts full responsibility for club's poor form

Arsenal suffered their fourth defeat in five league matches on Sunday after going down 1-0 at home to Burnley.

Dec 15, 2020, 18:44 PM IST
West Ham manager David Moyes fumes at 'terrible' VAR despite win at Leeds

West Ham manager David Moyes fumes at 'terrible' VAR despite win at Leeds

"Until we get the rules sorted out I don`t think I`m going to be too happy," said Moyes.

Dec 12, 2020, 15:47 PM IST
Paul Pogba still determined to succeed at Manchester United, says manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Paul Pogba still determined to succeed at Manchester United, says manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Paul Pogba has featured in just eight Premier League matches this season.

Dec 12, 2020, 15:12 PM IST
Win over Manchester United proves Leipzig no one-hit wonders, says coach Julian Nagelsmann

Win over Manchester United proves Leipzig no one-hit wonders, says coach Julian Nagelsmann

Needing a win to advance from Group H, Leipzig powered to a 3-0 lead before a late Manchester United comeback, with two goals in the final 10 minutes.

Dec 09, 2020, 16:08 PM IST
Manchester United knocked out of Champions League after 3-2 defeat against RB Leipzig

Manchester United knocked out of Champions League after 3-2 defeat against RB Leipzig

United had a shocking start to the match as the side went down 2-0 in the opening 13 minutes. Angelino registered the first goal of the match in the 2nd minute, while Amadou Haidara doubled the hosts

Dec 09, 2020, 11:59 AM IST
Former Argentina football coach Alejandro Sabella dies aged 66

Former Argentina football coach Alejandro Sabella dies aged 66

Sabella was head coach of Argentina from 2011 to 2014 and guided the Albiceleste to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final, which they lost to Germany in extra-time.

Dec 09, 2020, 09:34 AM IST
Juventus vs Barcelona: It's Cristiano Ronaldo against Lionel Messi in Champions League; check when, where to watch

Juventus vs Barcelona: It's Cristiano Ronaldo against Lionel Messi in Champions League; check when, where to watch

Lionel Messi will play against Cristiano Ronaldo for the first time since CR7 left Real Madrid in 2018. 

Dec 08, 2020, 19:29 PM IST
Ligue1: Lille beat Monaco 2-1 to cut PSG's lead to two points

Ligue1: Lille beat Monaco 2-1 to cut PSG's lead to two points

They now have 26 points from 13 games in Ligue 1, two ahead of Olympique de Marseille who have two games in hand in a table where the top six teams are within five points of each other.

Dec 06, 2020, 20:17 PM IST
Serie A: Late headers give Juventus dramatic 2-1 win over Torino

Serie A: Late headers give Juventus dramatic 2-1 win over Torino

The recent victory has lifted Juventus to second place in Serie A standings with 20 points from 10 games, two ahead of Inter Milan.

Dec 06, 2020, 14:57 PM IST
Napoli renames football stadium after Argentina great Diego Maradona

Napoli renames football stadium after Argentina great Diego Maradona

Maradona had passed away on November 25 after suffering a heart attack at the age of 60.

Dec 05, 2020, 09:39 AM IST
Napoli's San Paolo stadium renamed after Argentina legend Diego Maradona

Napoli's San Paolo stadium renamed after Argentina legend Diego Maradona

Maradona had passed away on November 25 after suffering a heart attack at the age of 60.

Dec 05, 2020, 08:16 AM IST
Europa League: Arsenal defeat Rapid Vienna 4-1 in presence of 2,000 fans

Europa League: Arsenal defeat Rapid Vienna 4-1 in presence of 2,000 fans

The victory means that Arsenal now have won all their five Europa League matches that they have played so far in the season.

Dec 04, 2020, 09:14 AM IST
France's Stephanie Frappart becomes 1st woman to referee in men's Champions League tie

France's Stephanie Frappart becomes 1st woman to referee in men's Champions League tie

French football referee Stephanie Frappart has recently scripted history by becoming the first female to officiate a men's game in the Champions League.

Dec 03, 2020, 15:31 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo scores 750th career goal as Juventus beat Dynamo Kyiv in Champions League tie

Cristiano Ronaldo scores 750th career goal as Juventus beat Dynamo Kyiv in Champions League tie

Ronaldo has so far scored 450 goals for Real Madrid, 118 for Manchester United, 102 for Portugal, 75 for Juventus and five for Sporting.  

Dec 03, 2020, 13:18 PM IST
Chelsea's Olivier Giroud becomes oldest player to score hat-trick in Champions League

Chelsea's Olivier Giroud becomes oldest player to score hat-trick in Champions League

The striker scored his opening goal in the eighth minute and rest of his three goals came in the second half

Dec 03, 2020, 10:43 AM IST
Champions League: Neymar's brace powers Paris Saint-Germain to 3-1 win over Manchester United

Champions League: Neymar's brace powers Paris Saint-Germain to 3-1 win over Manchester United

Neymar fired PSG into a sixth-minute lead after a Kylian Mbappe shot was deflected and fell kindly to the former Barcelona forward who drilled the ball into the bottom corner.

Dec 03, 2020, 09:45 AM IST
La Liga: Barcelona's Lionel Messi fined for 'Newell's' tribute to Argentina legend Diego Maradona in Osasuna clash

La Liga: Barcelona's Lionel Messi fined for 'Newell's' tribute to Argentina legend Diego Maradona in Osasuna clash

Messi, who was fined 600 euros while his club were fined 180, paid homage to his late compatriot by taking off his Barca shirt to reveal a Newell`s Old Boys shirt belonging to Maradona.

Dec 03, 2020, 09:35 AM IST