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Man City cancel pre-season friendly in France due to quarantine

LONDON: Manchester City have cancelled a pre-season friendly in France against Troyes due to British quarantine requirements,...

89 July 22, 2021

Qatar defeats Honduras to book Gold Cup quarterfinal showdown with El Salvador

Gold Cup debutants Qatar defeated Honduras in a tightly contested 2-0 match to decide first place in...

96 July 22, 2021

Samuel Eto’o: I’m hoping for a Cameroon versus Qatar World Cup final in 2022

You were part of the gold medal-winning team for Cameroon at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. How...

41 July 22, 2021

Tottenham accusations still hurt says Gattuso

MILAN: Outspoken Italian coach Gennaro Gattuso regretted on Monday having been unable to defend himself amid an...

91 July 20, 2021

Newcastle’s arbitration against Premier League adjourned until 2022

Newcastle United’s arbitration proceedings against the Premier League over last year’s aborted takeover attempt have been adjourned...

42 July 20, 2021

Milan sign defender Ballo-Toure from Monaco

AC Milan have signed Senegal left back Fode Ballo-Toure from Ligue 1 side AS Monaco on a...

89 July 19, 2021

Germany Walk Off Olympics Friendly After Jordan Torunarigha Racist Abuse

Germany walked off after 85 minutes of Saturday’s pre-Olympics friendly with Honduras after Jordan Torunarigha suffered racist abuse. The...

113 July 18, 2021

Dutch great Arjen Robben retires from football

THE HAGUE: Dutch football great Arjen Robben announced his retirement from his youth club FC Groningen on...

131 July 16, 2021

‘No sign’ Ronaldo wants to leave Juventus

MILAN: Cristiano Ronaldo has given no indication he wants to leave Juventus and is expected back in...

193 July 15, 2021

Concacaf Highlights Qatari Team’s First Participation in Gold Cup

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) highlighted the historic participation of the...

48 July 12, 2021

Racist abuse targets 3 English players who missed penalties

AFP England’s Football Association said it was “appalled” and “disgusted” after racist trolls targeted Marcus Rashford, Jadon...

47 July 12, 2021

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo wins Golden Boot

With five goals to his name, Cristiano Ronaldo won the Golden Boot award for the top goal-scorer...

135 July 12, 2021

London police arrest 45 around Euro 2020 final

British police said on Sunday they had arrested 45 people while policing the Euro 2020 final between...

53 July 12, 2021

Italy crowned European champions after shootout win over England

REUTERS Italy claimed the European Championship for the first time since 1968 as penalties came back to...

212 July 12, 2021

Lionel Messi-Led Argentina Beat Brazil To Win Copa America, End 28-Year Wait

Superstar Lionel Messi won his first trophy with his national team as Angel Di Maria’s goal gave Argentina a...

202 July 11, 2021

Messi, Neymar to battle in dream Copa America final

RIO DE JANEIRO: Former Barcelona teammates Lionel Messi and Neymar will line up opposite each other in...

59 July 9, 2021

Simeone extends Atletico stay until 2024

MADRID: Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has prolonged his stay with a three-year contract extension after leading...

134 July 9, 2021

PSG sign Spain defender Ramos on free transfer

PARIS: Paris St Germain have signed Spain defender Sergio Ramos on a free transfer after he left...

155 July 8, 2021