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La Liga: Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Barcelona return to winning ways

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann's brace helps Barcelona return to winning ways

After Barcelona were surprisingly beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao in their opening match of the season last week, they rebounded in style on Sunday.

Aug 26, 2019, 13:20 PM IST
I'm over the moon: Tammy Abraham after scoring goals for Chelsea

I'm over the moon: Tammy Abraham after scoring goals for Chelsea

Chelsea and Norwich played out a five-goal thriller in which the former was able to come out triumphant.

Aug 25, 2019, 13:57 PM IST
Serie-A: Giorgio Chiellini gives Juventus opening win at Parma

Serie-A: Giorgio Chiellini gives Juventus opening win at Parma

Chiellini flicked the ball home in the 21st minute after Parma failed to clear a corner properly to get the Turin side off to a winning start in their bid for a ninth successive title.

Aug 25, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Bayern Munich has talent to fill big boots of Arjen Robben & Frank Ribery: Thomas Muller

Bayern Munich has talent to fill big boots of Arjen Robben & Frank Ribery: Thomas Muller

Last season in the Champions League, Bayern were knocked out of the competition after losing to Liverpool in round of 16.  

Aug 25, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
La Liga: Real Madrid held to frustrating draw with Valladolid after late equaliser

La Liga: Real Madrid held to frustrating draw with Valladolid after late equaliser

Karim Benzema looked to have fired Madrid to a second straight win after last week`s confidence-boosting 3-1 victory at Celta Vigo when he scored in the 82nd minute with a splendid piece of skill.

Aug 25, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
Our 'identity is intensity' says Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

Our 'identity is intensity' says Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

After wins over Norwich City and Southampton, the European champions, who were league runners-up last term, needed to step up their game for the visit of Unai Emery`s Gunners who were also unbeaten

Aug 25, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino concerned over Eriksen's unresolved future

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino concerned over Eriksen's unresolved future

Denmark international Eriksen has been an influential figure in Pochettino`s side that finished runners-up to Liverpool in the Champions League and were fourth in the Premier League last season.

Aug 25, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
Bundesliga: Robert Lewandowski hat-trick steers Bayern Munich past Schalke

Bundesliga: Robert Lewandowski hat-trick steers Bayern Munich past Schalke

The 31-year-old Poland forward grabbed his first goal with a 20th-minute penalty and added another with a superbly taken free kick five minutes after the restart.

Aug 25, 2019, 09:40 AM IST
La Liga: Barcelona seek redemption against Real Betis

La Liga: Barcelona seek redemption against Real Betis

Barcelona will seek redemption after a disappointing first league match of the season at the San Mames stadium, where it was handed a last-minute 1-0 defeat, reports Efe news.  

Aug 25, 2019, 09:31 AM IST
Frank Lampard earns first win as Chelsea boss at Norwich

Frank Lampard earns first win as Chelsea boss at Norwich

The 21-year-old Abraham struck on the half-volley in the third minute and, after a see-saw contest in which Norwich twice fought back from a goal down, he proved the match-winner with another superb

Aug 25, 2019, 09:16 AM IST
Southampton get off the mark with 2-0 win over 10-man Brighton & Hove Albion

Southampton get off the mark with 2-0 win over 10-man Brighton & Hove Albion

Brighton started on the front foot with forward Neal Maupay creating the early chances but the hosts suffered a blow on the half-hour mark when Florin Andone was shown a straight red card for a

Aug 25, 2019, 09:03 AM IST
Patrick Van Aanholt gives Crystal Palace shock 2-1 win at Manchester United

Patrick Van Aanholt gives Crystal Palace shock 2-1 win at Manchester United

Van Aanholt powered a shot past United keeper David De Gea after new signing Daniel James scored an 89th-minute equaliser to cancel out Jordan Ayew`s first-half opener for the visitors.

Aug 25, 2019, 08:51 AM IST
EPL: Harvey Barnes strike for Foxes ends Sheffield United's bright start

EPL: Harvey Barnes strike for Foxes ends Sheffield United's bright start

After a Jamie Vardy goal had underlined City`s first-half domination, United fought back in stirring fashion on home soil at Bramall Lane to equalise just after the hour through record signing and

Aug 25, 2019, 08:43 AM IST
EPL: Sebastien Haller double gives Hammers 3-1 win over Watford

EPL: Sebastien Haller double gives Hammers 3-1 win over Watford

On the 15th anniversary of his West Ham debut, Mark Noble put the visitors ahead from the penalty spot after Manuel Lanzini was crudely chopped down in the box by Abdoulaye Doucoure in the opening

Aug 25, 2019, 08:37 AM IST
EPL: Three out of three for Liverpool as Arsenal dispatched

EPL: Three out of three for Liverpool as Arsenal dispatched

Arsenal had won their opening two games and the Gunners` record signing, winger Nicolas Pepe, could have opened the scoring three times as he threatened on the counter-attack.

Aug 25, 2019, 07:19 AM IST
Gokulam Kerala beat Mohun Bagan 2-1 to win Durand Cup

Gokulam Kerala beat Mohun Bagan 2-1 to win Durand Cup

Ten-man Gokulam Kerala FC rode Marcus Joseph`s brace to stun Mohun Bagan 2-1 and lift the 129th Durand Cup in their debut appearance after a thrilling final at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan

Aug 24, 2019, 21:29 PM IST
Durand Cup final: Mohun Bagan favourites against Gokulam Kerala

Durand Cup final: Mohun Bagan favourites against Gokulam Kerala

Gokulam head coach Fernando Valera added that it will be a battle of nerves in the clash between two I-League outfits.

Aug 24, 2019, 18:35 PM IST
La Liga: 'Indignant' Villarreal slam penalty re-take due to VAR review

La Liga: 'Indignant' Villarreal slam penalty re-take due to VAR review

Fernandez saved a penalty from Roger Marti but the kick was ordered to be re-taken after a VAR review showed Fernandez had both feet off the line when the striker took the shot.

Aug 24, 2019, 15:09 PM IST
Borussia Dortmund impressed by the growth of ISL and Indian football

Borussia Dortmund impressed by the growth of ISL and Indian football

The two-time Bundesliga champion club has already signed partnerships with Asian clubs Buriram United (Thailand), Singapore's Warriors FC, China's Shandong Luneng and the Malaysian state of Johor.  

Aug 24, 2019, 14:03 PM IST
Hamstring injury sidelines Vincent Kompany as Anderlecht lose again

Hamstring injury sidelines Vincent Kompany as Anderlecht lose again

Kompany limped off with 15 minutes left in Friday`s 1-0 loss at champions Racing Genk which left Anderlecht with two points from six matches in their worst start to a season in 21 years.

Aug 24, 2019, 13:34 PM IST