UEFA says will ban clubs who take part in a European Super League

European football’s governing body said it had learned that some English, Spanish and Italian clubs might announce a breakaway competition. UEFA and English, Spanish and Italian football authorities announced on Sunday that any clubs who take part in a so-called European Super League would be banned from all other domestic and continental competitions. European football’s … Read more UEFA says will ban clubs who take part in a European Super League

Atalanta jumps past Juventus into third

Juventus slipped to a last-gasp 1-0 defeat at Atalanta on Sunday as Gian Piero Gasperini’s side leapfrogged the champion into third place in the Serie A standings. Eddie Nketiah struck deep into stoppage time to earn Arsenal a draw with relegation-threatened Fulham in the Premier League. The results: Premier League: Arsenal 1 (Nketiah 90+7) drew … Read more Atalanta jumps past Juventus into third

Manchester City beats Dortmund for Champions League semifinal

Guardiola said Tuesday he expected to be labeled “a failure” if Dortmund became the fourth club in a row to eliminate City. Pep Guardiola shared an emotional moment with goal scorer Phil Foden as Manchester City ended its run of failure in the Champions League quarterfinals Wednesday, beating Borussia Dortmund 2-1 for a 4-2 aggregate … Read more Manchester City beats Dortmund for Champions League semifinal

AFC Champions League | FC Goa, India set for group stage debut

The AFC Champions League will be played in India for the first time here from Wednesday with FC Goa becoming the only team from the country to feature in the group stage of the continent’s top-tier competition in club football. The Gaurs will take the field against Qatar’s Al-Rayyan SC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium … Read more AFC Champions League | FC Goa, India set for group stage debut

El Clasico, German Surprise Duo and PSG Under Pressure: What to Watch in Europe This Weekend

The winner of the Clasico will go top of La Liga, while Germany’s surprise Champions League contenders face off and Paris Saint-Germain cannot afford to be distracted by thoughts of Bayern Munich. AFP Sport selects some of the standout action in Europe this weekend: CRUNCH CLASICO Real Madrid v Barcelona, Saturday 1900 GMT Some say … Read more El Clasico, German Surprise Duo and PSG Under Pressure: What to Watch in Europe This Weekend

Euro Leagues | Lukaku powers Inter closer to title

Romelu Lukaku scored one goal and set up another as Inter Milan moved a step closer to its first Serie A title in more than a decade with a 2-1 win over Sassuolo on Wednesday. Lukaku headed in the opener in the 10th minute and provided the assist for Lautaro Martínez in the 67th as … Read more Euro Leagues | Lukaku powers Inter closer to title

La Liga: Real Sociedad Scores Late to Draw with Athletic Bilbao In Basque Derby

Real Sociedad (Photo Credit: La Liga Twitter) La Liga 2020-21: Roberto Lopez scored in the 89th minute to give Real Sociedad a 1-1 draw against Athletic Bilbao in the second Basque Country derby in four days. Roberto Lopez scored in the 89th minute to give Real Sociedad a 1-1 draw against Athletic Bilbao in the … Read more La Liga: Real Sociedad Scores Late to Draw with Athletic Bilbao In Basque Derby

Premier League | Greenwood strikes as Manchester United fights back to beat Brighton

The result left second-placed United on 60 points from 30 games, 14 behind leaders Manchester City who have played a game more and four ahead of third-placed Leicester City. Manchester United’s Mason Greenwood headed an opportunist late winner to secure a 2-1 home win over Brighton & Hove Albion in the Premier League on Sunday … Read more Premier League | Greenwood strikes as Manchester United fights back to beat Brighton

Real Madrid beats Eibar 2-0 before Liverpool Champions League clash

Madrid moved to within three points of leader Atlético Madrid, which faces a tough test at fourth-place Sevilla on Sunday. Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema scored in a 2-0 win over Eibar as Real Madrid tightened the Spanish league title race before its meeting with Liverpool in the Champions League. Asensio had already hit the … Read more Real Madrid beats Eibar 2-0 before Liverpool Champions League clash

Auckland to host 2023 women’s World Cup opener, final in Sydney

Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth will also host games in Australia, with New Zealand’s Dunedin, Hamilton and Wellington completing the nine host cities for the global showpiece. Sydney’s Stadium Australia will host the 2023 women’s World Cup final, with Eden Park in Auckland staging the first match of a tournament organisers hope will drive gender … Read more Auckland to host 2023 women’s World Cup opener, final in Sydney