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  • Lee injury adds to South Korea World Cup woes

    Veteran striker Lee Keun-ho out of South Korea's World Cup squad after tearing a knee ligament

  • World Cup brings culinary boom to Russia

    Russia prepares to feed football fans during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia next month. National dishes have been amped up, menus translated into foreign languages, and food cart festivals set up in all cities where matches have been scheduled.

  • Real snatch comeback win at Bayern

    Holders Real Madrid come from a goal down to snatch a precious 2-1 victory at wasteful Bayern Munich on Wednesday in their Champions League semifinal first leg.

  • Barca ease past self-destructing Roma

    Barcelona capitalise on two disastrous own goals by AS Roma to thrash the Italian side 4-1 at the Nou Camp on Wednesday.

  • Andrew Ord leaves

    Bangladesh national football team's head coach Andrew Ord has left his charge, confirmed Bangladesh Football Federation president Kazi Salahuddin today.

  • Russia creates 'tourist police' for World Cup

    Russia is looking for a few good men and women who can shoot a gun and speak a bit of English.

  • Bangladesh under-15 women's football team

    Girls hit Iran for 8

    Tohura Khatun and Shamsunnahar score hattricks as Bangladesh thrash Iran 8-1 in their second match of the Jockey Club International Girls' U-15 Football Tournament in Hong Kong today.

  • Sabina powers Sethu FC

    Bangladesh women's captain Sabina Khatun scores one and sets up another as Sethu FC of Tamil Nadu beat Gokulam Kerala in their Indian Women's League encounter.

  • Ronaldo's Portugal beaten by Netherlands

    European champions Portugal suffer a first-half collapse in an embarrassing 3-0 World Cup warm-up defeat by the Netherlands on Monday.

  • Girogio Chiellini

    Chiellini doubtful for Real clash

    Italy's Giorgio Chiellini has a hamstring injury that will rule the defender out of friendly internationals against Argentina and England, the Italian federation said on Monday.

  • Abahani lose AFC Cup opener

    Abahani make a losing start to their AFC Cup campaign with a 1-0 defeat to New Radiant SC of Maldives in their Group E encounter at the Bangabandhu National Stadium today.

  • Abahani lose AFC Cup opener

    Abahani make a losing start to their AFC Cup campaign, losing 1-0 at home against Maldives Premier League champions New Radiant SC today.

  • Davide Astori dies in sleep

    Italy international defender Davide Astori died in his hotel room during the night of Saturday to Sunday, his club Fiorentina said on Sunday.

  • Barca lose to Espanyol after Messi penalty miss

    Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple King's Cup holders Barcelona suffer a surprise 1-0 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarterfinal first leg on Wednesday.

  • Bangabandhu National Stadium

    Vegetable plantation at BNS

    A video is making the rounds on social media which shows vegetable plantation at the Paltan end of the Bangabandhu National Stadium.

  • Abahani extend record premier league title haul

    Abahani beat Sheikh Jamal DC 2-0 tonight to retain their Bangladesh Premier League title and extend their record title-haul in the top-tier professional football to six.

  • Bellerin earns Arsenal 2-2 draw against Chelsea

    Hector Bellerin made amends for conceding a penalty with a superb stoppage-time equaliser to earn Arsenal a 2-2 draw with Chelsea in a scintillating Premier League game on Wednesday.

  • Klavan lifts L'pool, United beat Everton

    Ragnar Klavan's last-gasp goal gave Liverpool a dramatic 2-1 win at Burnley, while Stoke manager Mark Hughes faced calls for his sacking after a 1-0 defeat against Newcastle on Monday.

  • BD_U15 celebrate title

    Mash, Shakib, Mushfiqur congratulate victorious girls

    Bangladesh cricket team's senior players congratulate the Bangladesh U-15 Women's team for their achievement.

  • Lionel Messi

    Messi extends Barca contract until 2021

    Lionel Messi finally puts pen to paper on a contract extension keeping him at Barcelona until 2021.

  • Italian FA chief resigns

    Italian FA president Carlo Tavecchio has resigned after Italy's World Cup qualifying fiasco saw the four-time champions miss the finals for the first time in 60 years.

  • Chelsea snatch draw as Man Utd edge Benfica

    Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won.

  • Tearful Pique haunted by 'worst experience’

    Gerard Pique breaks down in tears and describes Barcelona's 3-0 win over Las Palmas in an empty stadium as the "worst professional experience" of his life on a chaotic Sunday in Catalonia.

  • PSG rout Bayern, Chelsea deny Atletico

    Neymar stars as Paris Saint-Germain sends out a statement of intent with an impressive 3-0 Champions League victory over Bayern Munich while Michy Batshuayi grabs an injury-time winner as Chelsea win 2-1 at Atletico Madrid.

  • U-18s beat Bhutan 2-0

    Bangladesh beat Bhutan 2-0 in their last match of the SAFF U-18 Championship in Thimphu today, keeping their hopes of winning the title very much alive.

  • Kalshindur's U-15 footballer dies of fever

    Sabina Yasmin, a ninth grader of Kalshindur Govt Girls' High School and a footballer under consideration for the national women's under-15 team, dies of fever in Dhobaura in the early hours of Tuesday.

  • Kalshindur's U-15 footballer dies of fever

    Sabina Yasmin, a ninth grader of Kalshindur Govt Girls' High School and a footballer under consideration for the national women's under-15 team, dies of fever in Dhobaura in the early hours of Tuesday.

  • Kalshindur's U-15 footballer dies of fever

    Sabina Yasmin, a ninth grader of Kalshindur Govt Girls' High School and a footballer under consideration for the national women's under-15 team, dies of fever in Dhobaura today.

  • Betis stun Real at Bernabeu

    Real Madrid suffer a shock 1-0 home defeat to Real Betis.

  • Juventus, Napoli pull clear

    Champions Juventus and Napoli pull clear at the summit of Serie A as they continue their faultless campaigns as Inter Milan fall behind.

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