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Chhetri scored two goals and featured in a crucial role as Bengaluru FC created history by being the first Indian team to enter the finals of the AFC Cup. (Pushkar V | EPS)
We won't be completely dependent on Sunil: Bengaluru FC coach

Sunil Chhetri led Bengaluru to historic AFC Cup final by scripting an inspiring 3-1 win over defending champions Johor Darul Ta'zim.

02 Nov 2016

Arsenal's Kieran Gibbs, right, fights for the ball with Ludogorets' Jonathan Cafu during the Champions League group A soccer match between Ludogorets and Arsenal. | AP
Arsenal advances in Championss League with 3-2 win at Ludogorets

Mesut Ozil scored the winner two minutes from time at the Natsionalen Stadion Vasil Levski, securing a spot in the last 16.

02 Nov 2016

Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan celebrates after scoring his sides first goal during the Champions League group C soccer match between Manchester City and Barcelona. | AP
Guardiola glee as Manchester City guns down Barcelona

Ilkay Gundogan scored twice as Manchester City sank Barcelona 3-1 in the Champions League.

02 Nov 2016

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane (File|AP)
Centurion Zidane seeks more from unbeaten Real Madrid

Zidane has won 33 of his 42 matches since replacing the sacked Benitez in January with seven draws and just two defeats.

02 Nov 2016

Tottenham striker Harry Kane (File|AP)
Harry Kane out of Leverkusen clash but in line for derby return

Harry Kane has been ruled out of Tottenham Hotspur's Champions League tie against Bayer Leverkusen at Wembley.

02 Nov 2016

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho | AP
Mourinho faces touchline ban as woes pile up

Jose Mourinho faces a touchline ban after being charged with misconduct for the second time in less than a week.

02 Nov 2016

Chennai Chennaiyin FC in Blue jersey and Kerala Blasters FC Yellow jersey vie for the ball during their ISL match at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai on Saturday.(Photo |PTI)
Chennaiyin out to extend streak against Mumbai FC

If there’s one thing that did not change over two seasons of the Indian Super League, it is Mumbai City’s fortunes against Chennaiyin FC.

02 Nov 2016

FC Goa's Romeo hopes for more international chances

Romeo had a three-month stint with Brazilian First Division side Atletico Paranaense, for whom he played only 20 minutes.

01 Nov 2016

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during their English Premier League soccer match against Sunderland. | AP
Traditional strikers getting overlooked in English soccer

As many as seven teams have started matches with a winger or attacking midfielder playing as a converted striker.

01 Nov 2016

Germany's Miroslav Klose attends a news conference in the village of Santo Andre north of Porto Seguro | REUTERS
Klose ends playing career, will train as coach with Germany

38-year-old Miroslav Klose retired from international soccer after winning the World Cup with Germany in 2014.

01 Nov 2016

Mumbai City FC's marquee signing Diego Forlan | AP
Being Diego Forlan: I was there when Fergie left Beckham bleeding

Stories were abound on what exactly happened between Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson and David Beckham in the early 2003.

01 Nov 2016

The Manchester United manager. (Photo | AP)
Only time will tell if Mourinho is best choice: Diego Forlan

 Unwilling to draw a conclusion on beleaguered Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, Diego Forlan, the highest-paid marquee player in the current…

01 Nov 2016

Real Madrid striker Gareth Bale (File|AP)
Bale happy after contract extension with Real Madrid

Forward Gareth Bale expressed his enthusiasm over extending his contract with Spanish club Real Madrid till 2022.

01 Nov 2016

FC Goa football coach Zico . (File | AFP)
Zico refuses to concede defeat despite negative results

Goa will next travel to Pune to face FC Pune City on Thursday and only a win against the home side will help the Goans.

01 Nov 2016

Manchester City manager Josep Guardiola, centre, and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero applaud fans after the English Premier League soccer match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City.(AP)
Aguero's return: Man City star back for Barcelona rematch

Aguero was on the bench at the start of Manchester City's 4-0 loss at Barcelona in the last round of Champions League matches.

31 Oct 2016

Germany coach Joachim Loew. | AP
Joachim Loew extends Germany coaching contract until 2020 

Loew guided Germany to the World Cup title in 2014 in Brazil but has failed to win the European Championship in three attempts.

31 Oct 2016

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo. |AP
Former ManU boss Ferguson backs Ronaldo to win Ballon d'Or

Ronaldo was firm favourite for a fourth career Ballon d'Or award after 51 goals in 2015-16 as his club won last season's Champions League.

31 Oct 2016

Chelsea's Diego Costa celebrates scoring his side's second goal against Southampton during their English Premier League soccer match at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, England.(Photo|AP)
Hazard and Costa consign Chelsea's old woes to 'history'

A run of four straight Premier League wins - including that 4-0 victory against Mourinho's United - has put them into a top four with Manchester City.

31 Oct 2016

Home not so sweet home  Rafael Coelho of FC Goa takes a shot at goal during the match against Delhi Dynamos FC at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on Sunday | isl
Capital punishment for struggling Goa

Zambrotta’s boys hit two unanswered goals in second half to move up the table; Zico & Co continue to languish at the bottom.

31 Oct 2016

Chelsea's Diego Costa celebrates scoring his side's second goal against Southampton during their English Premier League soccer match at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton. | AP
Diego Costa sparkles as Chelsea down Southampton

Costa doubled Chelsea's lead with a fine finish from 25 yards after Eden Hazard had put Antonio Conte's side ahead.

31 Oct 2016

Everton's Ross Barkley celebrates scoring his side's second goal, during the English Premier League soccer match between Everton and West Ham United. | AP
Everton's Ross Barkley strikes against  West Ham to answer critics

Ross Barkley's excellent goal sealed an impressive 2-0 win for Everton over West Ham in their Premier League clash.

31 Oct 2016