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Messi named The Best

Lionel Messi won the FIFA Men's Player of the Year award as beaten rival Cristiano Ronaldo stayed away from the star-studded ceremony in Milan's iconic La Scala Opera House on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/24 18:58:40

FIFA chief urges action against racist abuse

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said Sunday the problem of racism in Italian soccer has "not improved" after a Serie A match between Atalanta and Fiorentina was halted for several minutes because of racist abuse of Brazilian Dalbert.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/23 20:53:40

Madrid bounce back with impressive win

Real Madrid eased the pressure on Zinedine Zidane and delivered a resounding response to their loss to Paris Saint-Germain by winning 1-0 away at high-flying Sevilla in La Liga on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/23 20:48:41

Neymar to the rescue again as PSG beat Lyon

Neymar scored a fine late winner as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lyon 1-0 on Sunday to move three points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 table.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/23 20:48:40

National campaign gives millions of Chinese preschoolers a taste of soccer

China's massive campaign to promote soccer in campuses has spread to kindergartens, with more than 3,000 being included in the first trial.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/9/23 18:56:26

Iran has 'assured' women can attend qualifier: FIFA President Infantino

FIFA has been "assured" by Iranian authorities that women will be able to attend the October World Cup qualifier in Tehran, Gianni Infantino, president of the body said Sunday.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/9/22 19:08:40

Barca stunned by Granada

Barcelona threw on their stars of the present and the future on Saturday but neither Lionel Messi nor Ansu Fati could save them from a dismal 2-0 defeat away at Granada.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/22 19:03:40

Inter maintain perfect start

Romelu Lukaku fired Inter ­Milan back top of Serie A with the second goal of a 2-0 derby win that extended their perfect start to the season at the expense of city rivals AC Milan.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/22 19:03:40

Time to allow Iranian women into stadia: FIFA

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has told Iran it is time to allow women into soccer stadiums and the global soccer body expects "positive developments," starting with their next home match in October.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/19 19:53:42

Slight return

Zinedine Zidane is finding out that second comings don't come easy. The Frenchman's return to Real Madrid is not going as planned, with the 3-0 defeat to an injury-stricken Paris St-Germain side leading to fresh calls for his head.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/9/19 19:38:42

Big test for Frank Lampard's youngsters as Liverpool visit Chelsea

Frank Lampard's young Chelsea side face a major test of their progress when they face Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/19 19:23:44

Tottenham making same old mistakes, says Kane

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane said he fully understands manager Mauricio Pochettino's frustration with the team, asserting that they had failed to learn from past mistakes following Wednesday's 2-2 Champions League draw at Olympiakos Piraeus.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/19 19:23:42

Juve settle for draw with Atleti

Hector Herrera grabbed a dramatic point on his Atletico Madrid debut with a late header that saw his side come back from two goals down to draw 2-2 in their Champions League opener against Juventus on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/19 19:23:41

PSG tear apart sorry Real Madrid

Angel di Maria was hailed as "exceptional" after scoring twice against his former club as Paris Saint-Germain shrugged off the absences of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe and thrashed Real Madrid 3-0 on Wednesday to get off to the perfect start in the Champions League.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/19 19:18:40

Barkley misses penalty in Chelsea home defeat

Valencia spoiled Frank Lampard's managerial debut in the Champions League by earning a morale-boosting 1-0 win at Chelsea on Tuesday after Ross Barkley spurned a chance to equalise by missing from the penalty spot.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/9/18 17:13:40

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi: Ronaldo

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo said he deserves to end his soccer career with more Ballon d'Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi and hopes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/18 17:08:41

Dortmund draw with Barca on Messi return

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said his team had goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen to thank after they escaped with a 0-0 draw at Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/18 17:08:40

Liverpool fall to Napoli

Dries Mertens and Fernando Llorente scored late as holders Liverpool fell 2-0 at Napoli in the opening match of their Champions League title defense on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/18 17:03:40