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Kalidou Koulibaly own goal hands Juventus dramatic win to ruin Napoli comeback

Goals from Danilo, Gonzalo Higuain, and Cristiano Ronaldo gave the Italian champions a 3-0 lead with less than half an hour remaining.

Sep 01, 2019, 19:53 PM IST

VAR causes handball confusion in Africa Cup of Nations

VAR has only been used since the quarter-finals of the competition and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has brought in two European referees to support the system based on their experience with it.

Jul 15, 2019, 23:46 PM IST

Senegal to miss stalwart Kalidou Koulibaly in Africa Cup of Nations final

The imposing centre back, who is regarded among the best in European club football, was cautioned for a second time in three matches after conceding a penalty in Sunday`s 1-0 semi-final win over Tunisia in Cairo and will be suspended for the final.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Diverse boardrooms can help clubs tackle racism better: Vincent Kompany

Earlier this season, Kompany`s teammate Raheem Sterling accused sections of the British media of fuelling the problem with a negative portrayal of young black players.

Apr 13, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

Arsenal register 2-0 win over Napoli in Europa League

Arsenal took the lead in the 14th minute through Ramsey, who finished off a sweeping move down the right by calmly slotting the ball past Napoli goalkeeper Alex Meret.

Apr 12, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

Serie A: Napoli stun Juventus with late Kalidou Koulibaly header

Second-placed Napoli threw the Serie A title race wide open in dramatic style on Sunday when Kalidou Koulibaly scored with a towering header in the last minute to give them a famous 1-0 win at leaders Juventus.

Apr 23, 2018, 11:10 AM IST

Lazio sanctioned for Koulibaly racist abuse

 Lazio have been slapped with a fine and face stadium restrictions for their next two league games after fans of the Italian capital club targeted Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly with racist monkey chants.

Feb 05, 2016, 03:08 AM IST

Serie A: Jose Callejon comes to Napoli rescue at Sassuolo

A first-half strike from Spanish forward Jose Callejon sent Napoli back to winning ways in a 1-0 win at struggling Sassuolo on Sunday, even if they were saved late on by the woodwork.

Sep 28, 2014, 20:18 PM IST