Football News

Lionel Messi tees up victory as Barcelona cling on to fading title hopes

Messi teed up Arturo Vidal's winner at Jose Zorilla to become the first player to provide 20 assists in Spain's top flight since Xavi Hernandez in 2009. 

published : 10 hours ago

Ex-Australia and Crystal Palace captain Mile Jedinak announces retirement from football

The 35-year-old spent five seasons at the London club, joining from Turkey's Genclerbirligi in 2011, skippering Palace to promotion back to the Premier League via the playoffs in 2013.

published : 11 hours ago

Barcelona not giving up on La Liga title race: Arturo Vidal

With this 1-0 win over Valladolid, Barcelona has reached 79 points in the La Liga standings and is now just one point away from table-toppers Real Madrid.

published : 11 hours ago

Lionel Messi becomes first player to record 20 goals, 20 assists in single La Liga season

Messi is also the first player to reach 20 assists in a La Liga season since former team-mate Xavi in 2008-09, Goal.com reported.

published : 12 hours ago

RIP Jack Charlton: Football loses a father figure

Terry Phelan pays tribute to former World Cup winner England, defender and coach Jack Charlton who passed away at 85 on Friday.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Mohun Bagan's history and ATK's energy should be perfect combo: Antonio Lopez Habas

The name of the club will be changed to ATK Mohun Bagan while the logo will have the Mohun Bagan boat with addition of 'ATK' to it.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Zlatan Ibrahimovic reveals possible departure from AC Milan

Zlatan Ibrahimovic recently said his return to AC Milan has coincided in a reversal of fortunes for the San Siro giants.

published : 11 Jul 2020

England World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies at 85

Jack Charlton died at home on Friday in his native Northumberland in northeast England, surrounded by his family.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Tottenham will win trophies before I leave: Jose Mourinho

Mourinho joined Tottenham as the manager in November 2019 on a three-year contract, replacing Mauricio Pochettino.

published : 11 Jul 2020

Jordon Henderson will be role model for future Liverpool captains: Jurgen Klopp

Henderson will be missing the rest of the 2019-20 Premier League season after picking up a knee injury during the match against Brighton on Wednesday.

published : 11 Jul 2020

ATK Mohun Bagan need to hire professionals to run things without interference: Bhaichung Bhutia

Bhutia was referring to East Bengal's tie up with Quess Corp, who had a 70 per cent stake but made a premature exit, something that is mired in controversy as they still hold the sporting rights.

published : 10 Jul 2020

Ivory Coast veteran Salomon Kalou leaves Germany to join Brazil's Botafogo 

Botafogo also recently signed another veteran, 33-year-old Japanese midfielder Keisuke Honda.

published : 10 Jul 2020

Manchester United become first team in Premier League to win 4 consecutive games by 3+ goals

The Red Devils extended their unbeaten run to 17 games in all competitions. Bruno Fernandes, Mason Greenwood and Paul Pogba scored for the team.

published : 10 Jul 2020

Manuel Pellegrini returns to La Liga as Real Betis coach 

The 66-year-old Chilean, who has also worked in China, has signed a three-year deal with the Seville-based outfit, running until June 2023.

published : 10 Jul 2020

With Pogba, Greenwood, Fernandes combined, Solskjaer's Manchester United 'a different team'

United became the first team in Premier League history to win four consecutive games by a three-goal margin.

published : 10 Jul 2020