FC Barcelona needed an Ousmane Dembele goal in extra time to reach the last 16 of the Copa del Rey away to third-tier Cornella. Cornella keeper Ramon Juan on Thursday saved a penalty in each half, first from Miralem Pjanic and then from Dembele 10 minutes from the end of[Read More…]
Ali Faisal’s 58th minute strike helped Mohammedan Sporting start the I-League campaign with a 1-0 win over Sudeva Delhi at the Salt Lake Stadium on Saturday. Faisal pounced on a defensive error from Sudeva’s defence to slot the ball into the exposed goal.
Raju Gaikwad was among the two changes made by East Bengal while Odisha named an unchanged eleven from their 2-2 draw against NorthEast United.
Kick-off will start at 11.00 pm IST and will be telecasted on Star Sports 2 and HD. The live stream will be available for Disnsey + Hotstar users and Jio TV users.
Game week 15 in Premier League will saw in-form Manchester United squaring off with Leicester City in a Boxing Day clash. The match is scheduled to be played at the King Power Stadium where Foxes will host the Red Devils. Kick-off will take place at 6:00 PM IST on 26th December.
The 1986 World Cup-winner died of a heart attack aged 60 on November 25, less than a month after undergoing surgery in the Argentina capital to remove a blood clot on his brain.
The Argentine ace has now a staggering feat of 644 goals, all wearing the Barcelona FC shirt, across 17 seasons and 749 games. That surpasses the 643 goals that Pele scored for Santos.
Manchester City and England defender Lucy Bronze, meanwhile won the The Best FIFA Women’s player award. The award ceremony was a virtual event due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Apart from Lewandowski, Gerd Muller and Klaus Fischer have broken the 250-goal barrier. The Pole has 177 goals in 201 Bundesliga appearances for Bayern.
The esteemed line-up includes Brazil’s three-time World Cup winner Pele and legendary Argentinian Diego Maradona, who died last month of a heart-attack.
Happy Birthday Bhaichung Bhutia: Bhutia made his mark in the early days when he, aged just 19 lead the JCT Mills to the National Football League(NFL). He was the Top scorer of the League at the time and thus also became the Player of the Year for 1996.
Maradona was unwell for a long time and seemed to be responding to treatment. But he passed away today due to sudden cardiac arrest.
Klopp also confirmed also midfielder Naby Keita had sustained a hamstring injury against Leicester.
Brazil will meet Ecuador in Sao Paulo on November 27 and December 1.
Clarke, in a statement, said he was “deeply saddened” for the offence he had caused by using the term “coloured footballers”.
Paul Pogba, France’s World Cup-winning star has decided to quit international football in response to French President Emmanuel Macron’s comments on Islamist terrorism.
The goal moved him three ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Raul Gonzalez with 33 goals each, and Karim Benzema and Zlatan Ibrahimovic with 29, according to official FC Barcelona website.
He has now taken his international tally to 64 in 104 games, two more than Ronaldo who had scored 62 goals in 98 matches for Brazil. Legendary striker Pele leads the chart with 77 goals for Brazil.
The FPF said in a statement, which it has released on its website, that the Juventus forward was asymptomatic and in isolation.