Explained: How sporting fields are becoming protest sites and officials are looking the other way

When Norway travelled to Gibraltar on Wednesday, and Germany hosted Iceland a day later, both teams brought attention to 2022 World Cup host Qatar’s alleged mistreatment of migrant workers. Shared News: Updated: March 27, 2021 3:10:54 pm Germany’s starting players pose for a team photo at the beginning of the World Cup 2022 group J […]

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Manchester City into FA Cup semifinals, keeps quadruple dream alive

Shared News: March 21, 2021 8:53:31 am Manchester City won their game last night. (AP Photo) With an unprecedented quadruple still a possibility for Manchester City, the pressure on Pep Guardiola is intensifying heading into the final two months of the season. So, as his superstar players head off around the world on international duty, […]

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Lionel Messi has given maximum since ending transfer saga: Ronald Koeman

Shared News: October 3, 2020 9:13:04 pm Lionel Messi gave an outstanding performance in Barcelona’s 3-0 win over Celta Vigo on Thursday, crushing any fears that the 33-year-old might lack commitment after the club refused to let him leave. Lionel Messi in action in La Liga this season. (Source: Reuters) Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman says […]

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Leeds hold Manchester City to entertaining draw, Everton maintain perfect start with James Rodriguez double

Shared News: October 4, 2020 9:19:58 am Everton’s fourth win out of four keeps them top on 12 points, three points clear of Leicester City and Liverpool, who each have a game in hand, while Leeds now sit fifth in the table on seven points, with Manchester City an unaccustomed 11th. Leeds United’s Luke Ayling […]

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Lionel Messi rested by Barcelcona against Inter Milan in Champions League

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi during training (Source: Reuters) Shared News| December 10, 2019 12:06:31 pm Lionel Messi will not play in Barcelona’s match against Inter Milan in the Champions League on Tuesday. Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde is resting Messi for the team’s final Group F game in Italy. The Catalan club has already secured a spot […]

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AIFF wants I-League and ISL to run parallel for next 2-3 years

After meeting the representatives of I-League clubs on Wednesday, Praful Patel said AFC’s recognition for I-League is necessary so that it can co-exist with the Indian Super League. Shared News| Updated: July 4, 2019 9:27:22 am AIFF president Praful Patel has proposed that the two leagues run parallel for next two-three years till a solution […]

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Classy Brazil crush Peru to reach Copa America quarter-finals

The only downside for Brazil was a second yellow card in three games for Casemiro, which means the combative Real Madrid midfielder will miss Thursday’s quarter-final. Shared News| Published: June 23, 2019 9:09:56 am Brazil’s Willian celebrates scoring their fifth goal with Thiago Silva, Dani Alves and teammates (Source: Reuters) Brazil overwhelmed Peru with three […]

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Watch: China, Spain through to FIFA World Cup last 16 after goalless draw

China and Spain played out a goalless draw which ensures that both teams, along with group winners Germany, are through to the knockout stages of the Women’s World Cup. Shared News| Published: June 18, 2019 10:48:18 am China’s players celebrate in front of their fans after the match which ensured qualification to the knockout stages. […]

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Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to win inaugural UEFA Nations League title

Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to lift inaugural UEFA Nations League title courtesy of a solitary goal by Goncalo Guedes in the final on Sunday. Shared News| Updated: June 10, 2019 9:31:35 am Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to lift inaugural UEFA Nations League title. Portugal beat Netherlands 1-0 to lift inaugural UEFA Nations League title. The […]

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