Coronavirus Pandemic: Neymar lends support to campaign to help poor in Brazil

Led by Brazilian television personality Luciano Huck, the initiative also has the support of dual world surfing champion Gabriel Medina and other Brazilian celebrities.

Mar 29, 2020, 15:20 PM IST

Copa America postponed to 2021, says CONMEBOL

 The rescheduled tournament would be played between June 11 and July 11, 2021.

Mar 19, 2020, 15:15 PM IST

All UEFA football matches for next week postponed due to coronavirus

 UEFA has postponed all Champions League and Europa League matches due to take place next week because of the coronavirus outbreak, European soccer`s governing body said in a statement on Friday.

Mar 13, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

CAS confirms Manchester City appeal against European ban

The Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) confirmed on Wednesday that English Premier League champions Manchester City have appealed against a two-year ban from European football.

Feb 26, 2020, 18:15 PM IST

UEFA confirm Inter Milan vs Ludogorets match behind closed doors

The game will be played behind closed doors at the San Siro because of the coronavirus outbreak in Italy.

Feb 26, 2020, 18:01 PM IST

Manchester City banned from European competition for two seasons by UEFA

The ruling, if upheld, would mean Pep Guardiola`s side would not be able to compete in the 2020-21 Champions League should they again qualify for Europe`s top club competition

Feb 15, 2020, 09:49 AM IST

PFA urges UEFA to have tougher sanctions in place for tackling racist abuse

The Professional Footballer's Association (PFA) has urged the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) to overhaul its disciplinary processes after expressing their 'disappointment' at the sanctions issued to Bulgaria for the racist behaviour of supporters.

Oct 30, 2019, 16:36 PM IST

UEFA fines Liverpool, Manchester City for crowd disturbance

A group of youngsters climbed over the hoardings and ran towards defender Andy Robertson to collect his shirt, while another spectator entered the pitch midway through the second half.

Oct 18, 2019, 10:17 AM IST

Wins for Arsenal, Manchester United as Europa League kicks off

English Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers, making their first appearance in Europe since a 1980-81 UEFA Cup campaign, lost 1-0 at home to Braga in Group K.

Sep 20, 2019, 09:45 AM IST

Bulgarian FA slams England boss Gareth Southgate over racism concerns

Southgate, who plans to consult his players before the Oct. 14 game, said he feared they could face racial abuse in Bulgaria after an away fan allegedly targeted winger Raheem Sterling when the teams met at Wembley last Saturday.

Sep 14, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Young fans view football as a prehistoric game, warns Napoli boss Aurelio De Laurentiis

The charismatic film-producer turned soccer club owner said that the decision-making committees of soccer federations such as FIFA and UEFA should include at least one teenager to give them a young person`s perspective.

Sep 12, 2019, 21:49 PM IST

Brazil legend Cafu's son dies while playing football

Cafu lifted the World Cup for Brazil in 1994 and 2002 and is currently working with FIFA as the brand ambassador for the 2022 World Cup slated to be held in Qatar.

Sep 06, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

UEFA to recognise Burnley fan who ran to every away game for charity

While no Premier League player ran more than 450 km on the pitch in the 2018-19 season, Scott Cunliffe covered nearly 5,000 km as part of the aptly-named `RunAway Challenge` and raised nearly 60,000 pounds ($73,662) for various charities.

Aug 28, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

ATK signs Spanish midfielder Javi Hernandez

Coming through the youth setup of Real Madrid, Hernandez made international appearances for Spain's U-19 team.

Aug 16, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Liverpool's Georginio Wijnaldum 'hungry' to achieve more

Wijnaldum started his pre-season campaign a week later than the first group of players as he was representing his country in the UEFA Nations League in June.

Jul 15, 2019, 23:09 PM IST

Record 14 million tickets requested for Euro 2020: UEFA

Euro 2020, which runs from June 12-July 12, is being played in 12 cities across Europe for the first time to mark the 60th anniversary of the competition. 

Jul 09, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

Former UEFA chief Michael Platini detained and questioned in Qatar World Cup probe

Platini’s lawyer William Bourdon was not immediately available for comment. The detention of the former soccer star was first reported by French investigative website Mediapart.

Jun 18, 2019, 15:49 PM IST

Former Arsenal and Sevilla player Jose Antonio Reyes dies in car accident

Jose Antonio Reyes` last match was a 1-0 win at Alcorcon on May 18. 

Jun 02, 2019, 00:34 AM IST

Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez to retire at end of season

The 39-year-old Spanish star, who is currently playing for Al-Sadd in Qatar, added that he would focus on his career as a coach after retirement. 

May 03, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Eintracht Frankfurt oust Benfica Lisbon to reach Europa League last-four

Goals from Filip Kostic and Sebastian Rode were enough to put them through and they will next face Chelsea, who beat Slavia Prague.

Apr 19, 2019, 09:29 AM IST