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Neymar back for Paris St Germain after Barcelona transfer saga

The Brazilian is likely to make his first appearance of the season for the Ligue 1 leaders at home against Racing Strasbourg on Saturday.

Sep 13, 2019, 23:47 PM IST

Edinson Cavani pounces against Chile to give Uruguay top spot

Cavani had been sent off in Uruguay`s 1-0 defeat to Chile in the 2015 Copa America quarter-finals after being provoked by Gonzalo Jara.

Jun 26, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

Enough with the scare stories, says PSG's foward Kylian Mbappe

Neymar and Cavani, who have scored a combined 41 goals this season, are sidelined with foot and hip muscle injuries and did not make the trip to Old Trafford for the first leg.

Feb 13, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

Paris St. Germain suffer first Ligue 1 defeat of season

Despite the loss, Paris St. Germain lead the table with 56 points from 21 games, 10 ahead of second-placed Lille who have played two more games. 

Feb 04, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Ligue-1: Edinson Cavani on target as Paris St Germain tame Rennes

In the absence of the injured Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria also found the back of the net after Mbaye Niang had cancelled out Cavani`s early opener.

Jan 28, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

PSG beat Toulouse 1-0, win 14th straight Ligue 1 game

With attacking duo Neymar and Kylian Mbappe both sidelined after picking up knocks on international duty last week, PSG coach Thomas Tuchel started with Julian Draxler and Angel Di Maria up front in a clash against Toulouse.

Nov 25, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Teary Uruguay exit World Cup dreaming of next one

Uruguay`s never-say-die players fell to the floor in tears after losing their World Cup quarter-final to France, but they depart with heads high after yet again shaking it up among the world`s best.

Jul 07, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

Uruguay’s Cavani returns to practice alone after injury ahead of FIFA World Cup quarterfinal match

Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani on Thursday trained apart from his teammates and touched the ball for the first time since he was injured, less than 24 hours before the quarterfinal match against France as the last eight teams battled it out in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Jul 05, 2018, 22:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay make case for defence despite attacking riches

"When we attack, we need to be able to attack, but this isn`t abstract, it is because ball possession has been recovered or from good defensive work. We work on balance all the time." 

Jun 26, 2018, 15:07 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says aiming to finish 1st in group regardless of last 16 rival

"We are fighting for the first place (in Group A). We can't choose the opponent for the round of 16," Cherchesov insisted while speaking at a press conference.

Jun 25, 2018, 12:47 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay holds training ahead of the match against Russia

Forwards Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani and midfielder Cristian Rodriguez participated in the practice led by head coach Oscar Tabarez at Borsky sports center.

Jun 23, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

As it happened - FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay beats Egypt 1-0

Jose Giminez's scored a late header to take Uruguay to their first win in an opening match at a World cup after 1970. 

Jun 15, 2018, 17:07 PM IST

Neymar scores four as Edinson Cavani matches Zlatan Ibrahimovic's record

Neymar scored four times while Edinson Cavani equalled Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Paris Saint-Germain all-time goalscoring record as the runaway Ligue 1 leaders thrashed Dijon 8-0 on Wednesday.

Jan 18, 2018, 21:15 PM IST

Tearful Neymar blasts 'false' PSG rift stories

Neymar, who scored a penalty but also missed a spot-kick in the win over Japan, admitted he had also spoken to national team coach Tite about the matter.

Nov 10, 2017, 23:49 PM IST

Edinson Cavani doubles up to send PSG seven points clear

Mario Balotelli was a welcome starter for the visitors after missing last week's 2-1 loss to Strasbourg with a calf knock.

Oct 28, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Neymar gets one-match ban for Marseille red

Neymar was also given a further one-match suspended ban that will be activated should he be sent off again this season.

Oct 27, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Neymar penalty spat has calmed down, says Edinson Cavani

Cavani and Brazilian Neymar, the world`s most expensive player, reportedly fell out over penalty-taking duties for PSG in recent league matches.

Oct 03, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

Edinson Cavani, Neymar on target as PSG outclass Bayern Munich

Bayern have been among the critics of PSG's spending policy after a summer which saw them notably spend a world-record 222 million euros ($264 million) to sign Neymar from Barcelona.

Sep 28, 2017, 08:52 AM IST

PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Cavani

Neymar tried to get the ball from the Uruguayan but it was Cavani who eventually took it. And his effort was brilliantly saved, Anthony Lopes tipping the ball onto the bar.

Sep 20, 2017, 00:35 AM IST

PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Edinson Cavani

PSG were leading 1-0 at the Parc des Princes when they won a penalty with 10 minutes remaining for a foul on Kylian Mbappe, making his home debut.

Sep 18, 2017, 23:59 PM IST