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Games halted as banner insults escalate

Games across Germany were interrupted and delayed over the weekend due to offensive banners, highlighting a growing rift between the game's governing body and the sport's passionate ultras.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/2 18:08:41

Real win 'Clasico' to reclaim La Liga lead

Real Madrid showed their character by beating Barcelona 2-0 in Sunday's top-of-the-table "Clasico," leapfrogging their rivals at the La Liga summit after a week in which their pride had taken a beating at home and in Europe.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/2 16:03:40

Five Serie A games off as virus brings chaos to sport

Five matches in Italy's Serie A, including the heavyweight duel between champions Juventus and Inter Milan, were postponed on Saturday due to the spread of the coronavirus.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/1 18:48:40

Henry off the mark in MLS

Thierry Henry's Major League Soccer (MLS) managerial career got off to a winning start as Montreal Impact came from behind to defeat New England Revolution 2-1 in their season-opener on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/1 18:38:41

Liverpool Shocked 3-0 by Watford

Liverpool's unbeaten run of success in this season's Premier League was ended in unfathomable fashion on Saturday as struggling Watford hammered the European champions 3-0 at their ecstatic Vicarage Road stadium.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/3/1 18:38:40

Villa at home at Wembley

Aston Villa are one of the oldest clubs in English football and as such the Birmingham giants have been in a large number of cup finals. They were founder members of the Football League in 1888.
Soure:Global Times: 2020/2/29 0:33:48

Is greatest coaching rivalry of a generation over?

The biggest rivalry in European football might not be between two of the continent's biggest clubs, but instead two of its biggest personalities.
Soure:Global Times: 2020/2/29 0:28:40

A different league

When Liverpool win the English Premier League this season, which they surely must do after grinding out another win against West Ham United last Monday night, it will mark the first time in 30 years they have been crowned the champions of England.
Soure:Global Times: 2020/2/28 18:13:40

Tousart gives Lyon edge against Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo drew a blank as a ­Lucas Tousart goal handed Lyon a surprise 1-0 win over Juventus in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie in France on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/27 19:18:41

Man City stun Real Madrid

Kevin de Bruyne orchestrated a dramatic Manchester City comeback Wednesday as they stunned Real Madrid 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu to put one foot in the Champions League quarterfinals.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/27 19:03:42

Griezmann rescues Barcelona

Antoine Griezmann rescued a 1-1 draw for Barcelona at Napoli in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/27 11:33:40

Rampant Bayern give Chelsea 'reality check'

Frank Lampard admitted Chelsea were given a "reality check" by Bayern Munich as the Germans pushed his team to the brink of Champions League elimination with a 3-0 victory in the last 16 first leg on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/27 11:28:40

Man City target role reversal

Manchester City will be up against both Real Madrid and their reputation Wednesday as the UEFA Champions League's (UCL) biggest winners play one of its biggest underachievers at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/25 18:18:40

Liverpool bag 18th successive win

Runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool had to come from behind - and needed some help from two goalkeeping blunders - to beat lowly West Ham United 3-2 in a thrilling game and maintain their 100 percent home record on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/25 18:13:41

Italian sport in quarantine over virus outbreak

The surge in the number of new coronavirus cases in Italy hit sporting events on Sunday, notably top-flight football with four Serie A matches postponed.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/24 23:53:40

NZ launches fraud probe into former Oceania soccer chief

New Zealand's Serious Fraud Office said Monday it is investigating former Oceania Football Confederation employees – including ex-president David Chung – after a complaint from FIFA.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/24 23:48:42

Felix back on target as Atletico go third

Atletico Madrid's record signing Joao Felix scored for the first time in the league for almost five months as his side beat Villarreal 3-1 at home on Sunday to climb back into the top four in La Liga.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/24 23:48:42

Neymar sent off as shaky PSG beat Bordeaux

Paris St-Germain extended their Ligue 1 lead to 13 points with a 4-3 home victory against Girondins de Bordeaux on Sunday but the French champions were again exposed at the back and had Neymar sent off.
Soure:Reuters: 2020/2/24 23:33:40