Premier League | Chelsea fires coach Frank Lampard halfway through 2nd season

Chelsea has lost five of its last eight Premier League games and dropped to ninth place Frank Lampard was fired by Chelsea on Monday halfway through his second season in charge after being unable to replicate his success as the club’s record scorer in his first Premier League managerial job. Chelsea has lost five of … Read more Premier League | Chelsea fires coach Frank Lampard halfway through 2nd season

ISL | Bengaluru FC’s agony continues

Odisha holds it to a draw; both sides miss gilt-edged chances in a frenetic finish Bengaluru FC’s winless run extended to seven games as it could only draw 1-1 against Odisha FC at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on Sunday. After Erik Paartalu’s header on 82 minutes had cancelled out Diego Maurico’s early strike, the … Read more ISL | Bengaluru FC’s agony continues

Serie A | Juventus eases past Bologna

Brazilian midfielder Arthur scored his first goal for champion Juventus in a 2-0 win over Bologna on Sunday to pile the pressure on the Milan teams. AC Milan held top spot in Serie A on Saturday despite falling 3-0 at home against Atalanta after second-placed Inter was held to a goalless draw at Udinese. The … Read more Serie A | Juventus eases past Bologna

I-Leauge | Olaleye helps TRAU down CCFC

Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) relied on Nigerian Joseph Olaleye’s brilliance to beat 10-man Chennai City FC 2-0 in the Hero I-League here on Sunday. TRAU posted its first win of the season, while CCFC suffered its second successive defeat. In an evenly-fought first-half, TRAU dominated early and created some opportunities. CCFC took time to … Read more I-Leauge | Olaleye helps TRAU down CCFC

Euro leagues | Struggling Roma wins seven-goal thriller

Embattled Roma gained some relief with a 4-3 win over visiting Spezia in Serie A on Saturday. Lorenzo Pellegrini scored the winner two minutes into stoppage time after former Roma winger Daniele Verde had equalized in the 90th. Monchengladbach, which prevailed through a Nico Elvedi double and goals by Ramy Bensebaini and Marcus Thuram, had … Read more Euro leagues | Struggling Roma wins seven-goal thriller

No tears for Jurgen Klopp if Liverpool’s transfer goals aren’t met | Football News – Times of India

LONDON: Jurgen Klopp vowed not to “cry like a five-year-old” if Liverpool fail to deliver the players he wants in the January transfer window. Klopp’s injury-hit side have slumped to fourth in the Premier League after five games without a win. The champions sit six points behind leaders Manchester United and lost at Anfield in … Read more No tears for Jurgen Klopp if Liverpool’s transfer goals aren’t met | Football News – Times of India

Real Madrid sent packing from Copa del Rey by tiny Alcoyano

Third-division club Alcoyano defeated Real Madrid 2-1. Real Madrid suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to lowly Alcoyano on Wednesday to exit the Copa del Rey, as the third division side scored an unlikely winner late in extra time after being reduced to 10 men. Eder Militao headed in a cross from Brazilian compatriot Marcelo to … Read more Real Madrid sent packing from Copa del Rey by tiny Alcoyano

ISL | Blasters steal a win over BFC

Kerala Blasters ran out 2-1 victors over Bengaluru FC (BFC) following a stunning smash-and-grab at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim on Wednesday. K.P. Rahul’s strike three minutes into injury time, via a low drive from just inside the penalty area, brought his side only its third win of the season and lifted it above East … Read more ISL | Blasters steal a win over BFC

Ozil confirms Fenerbahce move in Turkish TV interview | Football News – Times of India

ISTANBUL: Mesut Ozil confirmed on Sunday that he was leaving Arsenal for Turkish team Fenerbahce after being frozen out for months at the Gunners. “I’m very happy, very excited. God has given me the chance to wear the Fenerbahce shirt. I will wear it with pride and give everything for the team,” Ozil said in … Read more Ozil confirms Fenerbahce move in Turkish TV interview | Football News – Times of India

PSG beat Angers to go top of Ligue 1 without Pochettino | Football News – Times of India

PARIS: A rare Layvin Kurzawa goal was enough for Paris Saint-Germain to beat Angers 1-0 on Saturday and go top of Ligue 1 despite coach Mauricio Pochettino testing positive for Covid-19 before the game. Kurzawa scored with 20 minutes left at the Stade Raymond Kopa to send PSG provisionally two points clear of Lyon, who … Read more PSG beat Angers to go top of Ligue 1 without Pochettino | Football News – Times of India