1h ago| Football

Messi sets up PSG comeback win marred by Neymar injury

Paris Saint-Germain overturned an early deficit to beat 10-man Saint-Etienne 3-1 away in Ligue 1 on Sunday, with Lionel Messi setting up all three goals.

2h ago| SHOUT

Who is going to win the 2021 Ballon d’Or?

Competition for the world’s biggest individual football award opens up.

6h ago| Football

Lewandowski tipped for Ballon d'Or as Messi eyes seventh prize

Robert Lewandowski threatens to deny Lionel Messi a record-extending seventh Ballon d'Or title as the prestigious awards ceremony returns Monday after it was cancelled last year because of the...

1d ago| Football

Maradona lives on

From a bronze statue unveiled in Naples to humble offerings of flowers at his childhood home in a Buenos Aires slum, people around the world mourned the death one year ago Thursday of football...

1d ago| Football

Father of Mara and Dona names his son Diego

A Diego Maradona fan who named his twin daughters Mara and Dona on Thursday welcomed to the world a baby boy named Diego, on the first anniversary of the Argentine football great’s death.

1d ago| Football

‘Friends forever’

Brazilian football great Pele paid tribute to his fellow legend Diego Maradona Thursday on the first anniversary of the Argentine’s death at age 60.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Messi sets up PSG comeback win marred by Neymar injury

Paris Saint-Germain overturned an early deficit to beat 10-man Saint-Etienne 3-1 away in Ligue 1 on Sunday, with Lionel Messi setting up all three goals.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Who is going to win the 2021 Ballon d’Or?

Competition for the world’s biggest individual football award opens up.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Lewandowski tipped for Ballon d'Or as Messi eyes seventh prize

Robert Lewandowski threatens to deny Lionel Messi a record-extending seventh Ballon d'Or title as the prestigious awards ceremony returns Monday after it was cancelled last year because of the...

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Brazil football crash survivor finds new life in music

Jakson Follmann remembers the moment the plane's engine died and everything went black. Then, an intense pain, and cold rain falling on his body.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Wins for Barca, Inter; Juventus lose against Atalanta

Hakan Calhanoglu thrashed home a powerful first-half strike and Lautaro Martínez scored a penalty with the last kick of the game for champions Internazionale to beat Venezia 2-0 and close the gap...

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Italy and Portugal on collision course in World Cup playoffs

The last two European champions, Italy and Portugal, could face off for a spot at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after they were drawn on Friday in the same path for the playoffs.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Arsenal stroll past rock-bottom Newcastle

Arsenal returned to winning ways and deepened Newcastle United’s relegation worries as goals by Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli sealed a comfortable 2-0 Premier League win on Saturday.

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

A coach that merits the talent

While most Manchester United fans would have been well within their rights to feel sadness at the departure of club legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer from the dugout, there must have been a tinge of...

November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

Winning starts for Sk Jamal, Sk Russel

Former champions Sheikh Russel KC and Sheikh Jamal DC made winning starts as the new football season kicked off through Riviera Independence Cup yesterday following a break of two months and seven...

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

Jota double sets up Liverpool rout of Southampton

Diogo Jota's early double set Liverpool on their way to a crushing 4-0 home victory over Southampton to move up to second place in the Premier League standings on Saturday.