AFC Champions League | FC Goa looks to put its best foot forward

A historic first-ever point achieved in its previous match, FC Goa will look to put its best foot forward and hope for a victory in its second group match of the AFC Champions League against UAE’s Al Wahda here on Saturday. FC Goa became the first Indian team to earn a point in the tournament … Read more AFC Champions League | FC Goa looks to put its best foot forward

U.S. women soccer players appeal decision against equal pay

The court asked players to submit their brief by July 23 and the USSF its brief by August 23 Players on the U.S. women’s national soccer team have asked a federal appeals court to overturn a lower court decision throwing out their lawsuit seeking equal pay to the men’s team. Players led by Alex Morgan … Read more U.S. women soccer players appeal decision against equal pay

Real Madrid beats Liverpool to return to Champions League semis

Zinedine Zidane has shown Jürgen Klopp just how to turn a season around. Zidane is leading Real Madrid into the semifinals of the Champions League. Klopp will finish the season without a trophy. A 0-0 draw at Anfield in the quarterfinals on Wednesday protected a 3-1 advantage from the first leg for Madrid. The record … Read more Real Madrid beats Liverpool to return to Champions League semis

AFC Cup | Bengaluru FC faces the Tribhuvan test

A fancied Bengaluru FC will mark the start of a new era when it takes on Nepalese side Tribhuvan Army FC in a preliminary stage two clash of the AFC Cup here on Wednesday. The fixture will be Marco Pezzaiuoli’s first competitive game in charge of the Blues since his appointment as head coach in … Read more AFC Cup | Bengaluru FC faces the Tribhuvan test

Arsenal sends Sheffield to the edge

Arsenal eased to a 3-0 win at Bramall Lane as Sheffield United’s relegation from the Premier League edged ever closer on Sunday. A wonderful team goal scored by Alexandre Lacazette gave the visitors the halftime lead before Gabriel Martinelli marked his recall with a goal in the 71st. Lacazette struck again late on for his … Read more Arsenal sends Sheffield to the edge

I really expect a reaction, says Sunil Chhetri

The first few days after Sunil Chhetri tested positive for COVID-19 were the worst of his life. “The first five days, I struggled immensely,” he says. “I have never felt that kind of physical pain ever. It was brutal. You think you will be fine…you are a fit person and nothing will happen…. but I … Read more I really expect a reaction, says Sunil Chhetri

ISL | HFC’s Liston Colaco moves to ATKMB

ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) has roped in promising midfielder Liston Colaco ahead for the next season of the ISL. Colaco, who had an impressive outing with Hyderabad FC in the previous edition, had caught the eye of the ATKMB coach Antonio Lopez Habas. With the ISL regulations mandating a reduction in the number of foreign … Read more ISL | HFC’s Liston Colaco moves to ATKMB

Champions League | Madrid beats Liverpool 3-1 in 1st leg of quarterfinals

Vinícius Júnior scored a goal in each half as Real Madrid defeated Liverpool 3-1 in the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals on Tuesday. Marco Asensio also scored for Madrid, which took full advantage of Liverpool’s defensive blunders in the first half to take a commanding lead ahead of the second leg in England. … Read more Champions League | Madrid beats Liverpool 3-1 in 1st leg of quarterfinals

We will have to train with intensity: FC Goa skipper Edu Bedia

FC Goa skipper Edu Bedia stressed the need to be smart as the club embarks upon its maiden AFC Champions League campaign. The Indian Super League side, which finished fourth in the recently concluded campaign, will come up against clubs with Champions League pedigree. Goa’s Group E, which begins on April 14 in Goa, is … Read more We will have to train with intensity: FC Goa skipper Edu Bedia

Champions League | Will Liverpool exact revenge on Real?

Liverpool’s last dance with Real Madrid ended in painful defeat, with Madrid snaring a 14th European triumph in the 2018 Champions League final. A year later Liverpool hoisted the Champions League trophy. But that high has been followed by a fall from grace as Liverpool prepares to face Real again in the first leg of … Read more Champions League | Will Liverpool exact revenge on Real?