Granit Xhaka

Arsenal winger Nicolas Pepe ready for more minutes vs Liverpool: Unai Emery

Pepe, who arrived from Lille for a reported 72 million pounds ($88.2 million) this summer, has come off the bench in both Arsenal`s league matches this season.

Aug 23, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

EPL: Arsenal's top-four hopes dented by defeat at Wolverhampton Wanderers

Unai Emery`s side needed only a point to reclaim the fourth spot from Chelsea but conceded three times before the break against a clinical Wolves side who moved up to seventh.

Apr 25, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

Sweden enter FIFA World Cup 2018 quarterfinals after 1-0 win over Switzerland

Switzerland’s goalless record in the knockout stages continues for the fourth time in a row. Sweden, on the other hand, will face the winner of England vs Colombia match in the quarterfinals. 

Jul 03, 2018, 19:09 PM IST

Ethnic kin of Swiss scorers Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri rush to pay their World Cup fines

The swiss players were fined over making political gestures after scoring a goal during FIFA World Cup 2018 match.

Jun 28, 2018, 00:52 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Switzerland draw 2-2 with Costa Rica, enter round of 16

Switzerland will take on Sweden in the round of 16. Unfortunately, Fabian Schar and Stephan Lichtsteiner will miss the pre-quarters for Switzerland after picking up two yellow cards. 

Jun 27, 2018, 23:10 PM IST

Switzerland's Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri escape ban over 'political gesture'

The Swiss players were criticised over their gesture which appeared to imitate the eagle displayed on Albania`s flag while celebrating the win over Serbia.

Jun 25, 2018, 23:15 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Switzerland self-belief surges after thwarting Brazil

"Playing against Spain (a 1-1 draw in a World Cup warmup) and Brazil the way we did, we showed we could react and demonstrate that this team can believe in themselves. We will continue to play with that consistency."

Jun 18, 2018, 16:44 PM IST

EPL: Arsenal and Liverpool share the honours in six-goal fiesta

Arsenal produced a stunning fightback after a woeful first-half display to overturn a two-goal deficit against Liverpool but were denied an improbable victory as Roberto Firmino salvaged a 3-3 draw for the visitors on Friday.

Dec 23, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

EPL: Arsenal go second with stunning late show as Saints tame Foxes

Victory saw Arsenal leapfrog both Liverpool, beaten 3-2 by Swansea on Saturday, and Tottenham Hotspur, held to a 2-2 draw by Manchester City, in the table.

Jan 22, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

EPL Gameweek 8, Saturday Report: Manchester City and Tottenham stumble as Arsenal advance

Arsenal leapfrogged Tottenham Hotspur into second place after their arch north London rivals also dropped points in a 1-1 draw away to West Bromwich Albion.

Oct 16, 2016, 00:21 AM IST

Euro 2016: Fabien Schaer goal helps Switzerland beat 10-man Albania

The 6ft 2in defender makes a habit of scoring for the national side, with five goals in 19 appearances now.

Jun 11, 2016, 21:48 PM IST

England headline Euro 2016 super Saturday

Fans have clashed with French police for two days running in Marseille but England manager said his side are anxious to start the campaign.

Jun 11, 2016, 17:02 PM IST

Oh brother! Xhakas set to clash at Euro 2016

European Championship history is set to be made Saturday when Granit Xhaka plays for Switzerland against his brother Taulant Xhaka in Albania`s colours.

Jun 10, 2016, 20:48 PM IST

Bundesliga 2015-16: Gameweek 15 - Preview

In-form Gladbach want to become only the second team this season to take German league points off Bayern.

Dec 04, 2015, 13:22 PM IST

Bundesliga: Buoyant Gladbach out to topple runaway Bayern

Gladbach are unbeaten in nine games.

Dec 02, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Top scorer Wayne Rooney`s England highs and lows

After Wayne Rooney broke Bobby Charlton`s national goal-scoring record by scoring his 50th England goal, we look back at the highs and lows of his 12-year international career.

Sep 09, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

2014 FIFA World Cup: France poised for last 16 after Swiss rout

France are on the brink of reaching the World Cup last 16 after their emphatic 5-2 win over Switzerland on Friday kept them in control of Group E.

Jun 21, 2014, 09:27 AM IST

Kosovo rue lost generation as talent search begins

Football fans in Kosovo began tailoring a `dream team` for their national side when FIFA last week ruled the young Balkan country could play friendly matches for the first time since breaking away from Serbia.

Jan 24, 2014, 21:49 PM IST