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Brazil cruise past Peru with 4-0 Copa America win

RIO DE JANEIRO – With Neymar in fine form and scoring a goal that took him past...

37 June 18, 2021

Ramsey and Roberts give Wales 2-0 victory over Turkey

Captain Gareth Bale inspired a scintillating 2-0 victory for Wales over Turkey on Wednesday (Jun 16), giving...

115 June 17, 2021

Man City to visit Spurs in Premier League opener

LONDON: Premier League champions Manchester City will start the defence of their title away to Tottenham after...

35 June 16, 2021

‘Drink water’: Ronaldo removes Coca-Cola bottles in front of him at press conference

Trust Christiano Ronaldo to thrill the world even without a football at his disposal. He stunned all...

71 June 16, 2021

Messi free kick not enough as Argentina held to draw by Chile at Copa America

RIO DE JANEIRO: Argentina’s Lionel Messi scored one of his trademark free-kicks in the first half but...

110 June 15, 2021

Neymar helps Brazil cruise to Copa win over Venezuela

BRASILIA: Star forward Neymar netted a penalty and created a second as hosts Brazil eased to a...

134 June 14, 2021

Sterling gives England opening Euro 2020 win over Croatia

LONDON: Raheem Sterling finally found his tournament touch when his 61st-minute goal gave England a deserved 1-0...

102 June 14, 2021

Romelu Lukaku paid tribute to his Inter Milan team-mate Christian Eriksen after scoring against Russia

Romelu Lukaku paid tribute to his Inter Milan team-mate Christian Eriksen after scoring against Russia to help...

92 June 13, 2021

Christian Eriksen collapse: Peter Schmeichel criticises decision to restart Denmark v Finland game

Former Denmark goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel says it was “absolutely ridiculous” that Saturday’s Euro 2020 match between Denmark...

133 June 13, 2021

England v New Zealand: Matt Henry & Neil Wagner hurry tourists towards victory

England face defeat in the series decider against New Zealand after another insipid batting performance on the...

118 June 13, 2021

Copa America 2021: Twelve of Venezuela’s players and coaching staff test positive for Covid-19

Twelve of Venezuela’s players and coaching staff have tested positive for Covid-19 a day before their Copa...

130 June 13, 2021

Christian Eriksen: Denmark midfielder ‘awake’ after collapsing on pitch

Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen is “awake” in hospital after collapsing in the Euro 2020 match against Finland,...

175 June 13, 2021

Another Copa, another chance for Argentina to end drought

BUENOS AIRES: This year’s Copa America gives Argentina another chance to break a 28-year trophy drought, which...

110 June 11, 2021

Google Marks Start Of UEFA Euro 2020 With Doodle

UEFA Euro 2020 tournament begins on Friday Turkey taking on Italy in a Group A encounter at...

42 June 11, 2021

Al-Arabi, Al-Duhail teams to leave for 23rd Asian Championship

Al-Arabi and Al-Duhail handball teams will leave Thursday for Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to...

46 June 10, 2021

UEFA tells Ukraine to remove ‘political’ slogan from kit ahead of Euros

European soccer governing body UEFA has ordered Ukraine to remove the phrase “Glory to the heroes” from...

113 June 10, 2021

France eye Euro 2020 glory as kick-off looms

LONDON: Euro 2020 finally kicks off on Friday (Jun 11) as Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal prepare to defend...

116 June 10, 2021

Wolves: Bruno Lage appointed as new manager

Wolves have appointed former Benfica boss Bruno Lage as their new manager. Lage was previously assistant to...

134 June 9, 2021