Europa League | Arsenal cruise to 3-0 Europa League win over Dundalk

The 2019 League of Ireland champions defended bravely, but their resolve was broken in the 42nd minute as goalkeeper Gary Rogers failed to get enough on the ball when punching away a corner and Nketiah fired home from close range. A flurry of goals either side of halftime from Eddie Nketiah, Joe Willock and Nicolas … Read more Europa League | Arsenal cruise to 3-0 Europa League win over Dundalk

Want EB to be a possession-based team, says Fowler

East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler is keen to make a mark in the ISL with a unique style of play — a combination of the gegenpress and tiki-taka. “We want to be a possession-based team, but not have possession just for the sake of it. This is probably where a lot of people get perplexed … Read more Want EB to be a possession-based team, says Fowler

Champions League | Barcelona eases past Juventus

An early goal from Ousmane Dembele and a late Lionel Messi penalty gave Barcelona a 2-0 win away to Juventus in the Champions League on Wednesday after Alvaro Morata had three goals disallowed for offside for the Serie A side. Dembele struck with a deflected shot in the 14th minute for a Barcelona side smarting … Read more Champions League | Barcelona eases past Juventus

Champions League | Rashford comes off bench to net hat-trick as United crush Leipzig

The hat-trick, inside 29 minutes, was completed in stoppage time when Rashford blasted home after good work from Martial who cut in from the left. Substitute Marcus Rashford scored a quickfire hat-trick for Manchester United as they overwhelmed Germany’s RB Leipzig 5-0 at Old Trafford in Champions League group H on Wednesday. United, who started … Read more Champions League | Rashford comes off bench to net hat-trick as United crush Leipzig

Champions League | Chelsea ease past Krasnodar

Having drawn their opening game with Sevilla 0-0, Chelsea got off to a slow start against a conservative Krasnodar and passed up a glorious chance to take the lead when Jorginho hit the post from the penalty spot. Chelsea kickstarted their Champions League group campaign by coasting to a 4-0 win at Krasnodar on Wednesday … Read more Champions League | Chelsea ease past Krasnodar

World Cup 2022: Qatar hoping for more Indian eyeballs

The organisers of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar are expecting more Indian eyeballs than during the 2018 edition as the matches will be played at convenient timings for the audience in the country, the CEO Nasser Al Khater said on Wednesday. Qatar will become the first country in the Middle East to host … Read more World Cup 2022: Qatar hoping for more Indian eyeballs

Barcelona president Bartomeu resigns after Messi row

Bartomeu said he accepted a proposal on Monday for Barcelona to play in “a future European Super League” which “would guarantee the financial stability of the club”. Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned as Barcelona president on Tuesday, along with his board of directors, and left with a bombshell admission that he had accepted a proposal for … Read more Barcelona president Bartomeu resigns after Messi row

Champions League | Real Madrid snatch draw at Gladbach with late Casemiro goal

Marcus Thuram fired in for the lead with the hosts’ first chance of the game in the 33rd minute and tapped in on the rebound in the 58th just as Real were pushing for an equaliser. Real Madrid scored two goals in the final minutes to rescue a 2-2 draw at Borussia Moenchengladbach in their … Read more Champions League | Real Madrid snatch draw at Gladbach with late Casemiro goal

Champions League | City thrash woeful Marseille, Liverpool labour to 2-0 win over Midtjylland

Ferran Torres, Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling found the back of the net as Pep Guardiola’s side while Salah and Jota rescue Klopp’s team Manchester City were barely troubled as they claimed their second victory in Champions League Group C by beating Olympique de Marseille 3-0 at the Stade Velodrome on Tuesday. Ferran Torres, Ilkay … Read more Champions League | City thrash woeful Marseille, Liverpool labour to 2-0 win over Midtjylland

Champions League | Felix brace gives Atletico Madrid vital win

Marcos Llorente had put Atletico ahead in the first half, but goals from Dominik Szoboszlai and Mergim Berisha swung the fixture in the favour of the visitors early in the second half. Joao Felix bagged a brace for Atletico Madrid as they survived a scare to complete a 3-2 Champions League Group A victory over … Read more Champions League | Felix brace gives Atletico Madrid vital win