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I-League: Willis Plaza's opener goes in vain as Ansumana  Kromah steals 2-1 win for Aizawl

I-League: Willis Plaza's opener goes in vain as Ansumana Kromah steals 2-1 win for Aizawl

Aizawl FC finally found their lead when Kromah made no mistake converting a penalty to hand Aizawl FC a 2-1 lead in the 87th minute.

Mar 09, 2019, 18:50 PM IST
ISL 2018-19 2nd Semifinal, 1st Leg- Mumbai City FC vs FC Goa: How the action unfolded

ISL 2018-19 2nd Semifinal, 1st Leg- Mumbai City FC vs FC Goa: How the action unfolded

FC Goa registered a 5-1 win against Mumbai City FC in the first leg of the second semi-final in an excellent performance by the visitors. 

Mar 09, 2019, 18:43 PM IST
Adidas to pay equal bonuses for FIFA Women`s World Cup winners

Adidas to pay equal bonuses for FIFA Women`s World Cup winners

Adidas`s head of global brands Eric Liedtke said that the company wanted to help encourage the next generation of sportswomen.

Mar 09, 2019, 16:52 PM IST
Chelsea ready to take battle for top-four down to the wire: Manager Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea ready to take battle for top-four down to the wire: Manager Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea are sixth on 56 points, two behind fourth-placed Manchester United and one behind Arsenal, who play each other on Sunday.

Mar 09, 2019, 16:38 PM IST
Goalkeeper Petr Cech backs Arsenal to reach Europa League quarters despite setback

Goalkeeper Petr Cech backs Arsenal to reach Europa League quarters despite setback

Cech, who is set to retire at the end of the season, said that their away goal could prove crucial when the teams meet at the Emirates Stadium in next week's return leg.

Mar 09, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers fresh injury scare on return

Liverpool's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers fresh injury scare on return

The 25-year-old sustained a fresh injury during his return from a knee injury in Neil Critchley’s side 3-1 win at Derby County.

Mar 09, 2019, 08:58 AM IST
Sloane Stephens stunned by qualifier Stefanie Vogele at Indian Wells

Sloane Stephens stunned by qualifier Stefanie Vogele at Indian Wells

Vogele needed just over an hour to dispatch the fourth-seeded Stephens and push her overall record to 4-1 against the 2017 U.S. Open champion.

Mar 09, 2019, 08:05 AM IST
Brazil bring in Ajax's David Neres for injured Vinicius Jnr

Brazil bring in Ajax's David Neres for injured Vinicius Jnr

Neres will join the squad for friendlies against Panama in Porto on March 23 and Czech Republic in Prague three days later.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:52 AM IST
UEFA justifies PSG's penalty decision in VAR explanation

UEFA justifies PSG's penalty decision in VAR explanation

The most-debated decision saw PSG defender Kimpembe penalised for deflecting a shot from United`s Diogo Dalot with his arm.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:26 AM IST
 Crystal Palace defender Wan-Bissaka hoping for England call-up

Crystal Palace defender Wan-Bissaka hoping for England call-up

Wan-Bissaka played twice for the England Under-21s in the qualifiers for this year`s Euros in Italy.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:08 AM IST
VAR could punish defenders unfairly: Southampton defender Maya Yoshida

VAR could punish defenders unfairly: Southampton defender Maya Yoshida

With VAR coming into the Premier League next season, Yoshida believes defenders will be disadvantaged, especially with marginal handball calls like the one he suffered for Japan.

Mar 08, 2019, 20:37 PM IST
Bournemouth 'desperate' to improve away form: Manager Eddie Howe

Bournemouth 'desperate' to improve away form: Manager Eddie Howe

Bournemouth have slipped from sixth in the standings in November to 12th due to losing their last nine away games where they scored four goals and conceded 28. 

Mar 08, 2019, 20:16 PM IST
Two-match touchline ban 'unfair': Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Two-match touchline ban 'unfair': Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino

Pochettino, who has not yet decided whether he will appeal the ban, was also fined 10,000 pounds ($13,117) by the FA on Wednesday after accepting an improper conduct charge for confronting referee

Mar 07, 2019, 20:55 PM IST
Huddersfield manager Jan Siewert in search of more wins as injuries mount

Huddersfield manager Jan Siewert in search of more wins as injuries mount

Huddersfield have won only three times in 29 league matches this season and sit 13 points away from the safety zone. 

Mar 07, 2019, 20:07 PM IST
Bottom-placed Shillong Lajong have nothing but pride at stake against Mohun Bagan

Bottom-placed Shillong Lajong have nothing but pride at stake against Mohun Bagan

While Shillong are facing certain relegation after finishing bottom of the 11-team pile, Bagan could hope most for a fifth-place finish.

Mar 07, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
Newcastle's Sean Longstaff likely to miss rest of EPL season with knee injury

Newcastle's Sean Longstaff likely to miss rest of EPL season with knee injury

Longstaff has appeared in a total of 13 games for his club in all competitions this term, scoring just two times. 

Mar 07, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
'What else does he have to do?'- Players want Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for Manchester United job

'What else does he have to do?'- Players want Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for Manchester United job

The Norwegian helped United pull off one of the greatest comebacks in the competition`s history as his side sealed a dramatic 3-1 win in Paris to go through on away goals despite losing the first leg

Mar 07, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
England take pride in team spirit ahead of FIFA Women's World Cup 2019

England take pride in team spirit ahead of FIFA Women's World Cup 2019

England recently defeated Japan 3-0 in the SheBelieves Cup to pip hosts and defending world champions United States to the title and boost their hopes ahead of the Women's World Cup in France.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:20 PM IST
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique behind side's new found defensive steel

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique behind side's new found defensive steel

The 32-year-old, who is in his 11th year with Barcelona since returning to his boyhood club from Manchester United, has been at the forefront of this new found passion for defending.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
Irritated Bayern trio out to prove they are still part of the best: Manager Niko Kovac

Irritated Bayern trio out to prove they are still part of the best: Manager Niko Kovac

The Bavarians are in stellar form, having won 11 of their last 12 league matches, and have cut leaders Borussia Dortmund`s advantage from seven points to a two-goal goal difference in recent weeks.

Mar 07, 2019, 15:35 PM IST