It is all happening in Europe, with Football and Cricket having led the way

Europe was the first place which seemed in distress after the Covid-19 began its ..

Messi refuses to take PCR test on Sunday
Messi refuses to take PCR test on Sunday
Paul Pogba
Paul Pogba tested positive for COVID-19, says France boss Deschamps
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has rejoined AC Milan
Zlatan Ibrahimovic becomes first footballer to score 50 goals for both Milan clubs
cristiano ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first footballer to score 50+ goals in Premier League, LaLiga and Serie A

Turin: Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has added a fresh feather to his illustrious cap after scoring a brace against Lazio in their ..

FC Porto

FC Porto clinches Portuguese title with win over Sporting Lisbon

Porto (Portugal): Porto clinched its second Portuguese league title in three seasons Wednesday by beating Sporting Lisbon 2-0, and ..

I League

Hosting new season entirely in Kolkata in I-League's plans

Kolkata: The entire season of the I-League is likely to be held in Kolkata keeping in mind the COVID-19 pandemic situation in the country, ..

Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi reaches 700-goal milestone for Barcelona & Argentina

Barcelona: Star striker Lionel Messi has touched the 700th career goal landmark after he scored from the penalty spot in Barcelona's ..

 Arjen Robben

Arjen Robben comes out of retirement, set to play for boyhood club next season

Amsterdam: Former Bayern Munich and Netherlands midfielder Arjen Robben is set to come out of retirement to play for his boyhood club ..

UEFA planning to move the Champions League final away from Istanbul

Champions League to be played at mini-tournament in Lisbon

Nyon (Switzerland): The Champions League will finish with a 12-day mini-tournament in Lisbon, restarting in August after a five-month ..

I.M. Vijayan

AIFF recommends IM Vijayan for Padma Shri

New Delhi: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has recommended former skipper IM Vijayan for Padma Shri, the country's fourth-highest ..

English Premier League trophy

Club-by-club guide to the Premier League's resumption

The English Premier League is all set to resume on Wednesday after after a three-month stoppage due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here ..

Italian Cup

Juventus advance past AC Milan to enter Coppa Italia final

Rome: Juventus is the first Coppa Italia finalist following their goalless stalemate against AC Milan in the second leg of the semi-finals ..

sunil chhetri

Sunil Chhetri set to complete 15 years in International football

New Delhi: India football captain Sunil Chhetri is on the verge of adding another feather to his already illustrious cap as he is set ..

Borussia Dortmund

Dortmund stars show support for Floyd, 'take a knee' in training

Dortmund: Borussia Dortmund footballers recently came together in support of George Floyd, who died under police custody last month ..

Achraf Hakimi

Bundesliga players showing solidarity with Floyd deserve applause: FIFA

Zurich: FIFA President Gianni Infantino has said that the recent demonstrations of players in Bundesliga matches, showing solidarity ..

Jadon Sancho

Young footballers call for 'Justice for George Floyd' in Germany

Berlin: Four young soccer players in Germany's Bundesliga addressed the death of George Floyd in the United States with protests ..

Bayern and Dortmund

Bayern beats Dortmund, closes in on 8th straight Bundesliga

Berlin: Joshua Kimmich's long-range lob put Bayern Munich on the verge of another Bundesliga title. Kimmich's goal gave Bayern ..

Football commentator

Soccer commentator forced to call German games from London

London: The resumption of the German soccer league has put players back on the field, coaches back on the sideline, and commentators ..


Thousands of replica fans take over Bundesliga stadium

Dusseldorf (Germany): Even when German fans are stuck at home, they can still be seen in the stadium. Around 13,000 cutouts filled ..

sex dolls

K-League: FC Seoul fined for filling stadium with sex dolls

Seoul: FC Seoul has been slapped with a fine of 100 million won ($81,500) by K-League after the club used sex dolls to fill up the ..

Erling Haaland scores Bundesliga's first goal post resumption celebrated differently

COVID-19: Dortmund's emphatic win in Bundesliga marks return of football

Dortmund: As hotshot young Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland caressed the ball into the back of net in 29th minute against ..

Football practive

Sports look to Bundesliga restart with trepidation, hope

Basketball and hockey arenas shuttered along with ballparks. Tennis and golf tournaments wiped out or postponed. Motor sport circuits ..

I League

New foreigners' rule in I-League from 2020-21 season

New Delhi: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) executive committee on Wednesday decided to implement the 3+1 foreigners' rule ..

English Premier League trophy

EPL mulls early end even as gov't clears path to resuming

Manchester (England): Abandoning the English Premier League season prematurely was discussed by clubs as a potential option on Monday ..


Teams can make up to five subs on competition restart: FIFA

Zurich: Football teams will be allowed up to five substitutions per game, instead of three that was there before, as a temporary measure ..


Kerala boy's Messi-esque free kick goes viral

Malappuram: The video of a 12-year-old boy from Malappuram, Kerala, kicking a ball through a ring that has been hung at the top right ..

English Premier League trophy

Divisions over English Premier League’s neutral venues plan, legal action fears

English Premier League clubs opposed to resuming the season in empty, neutral stadiums were urged by the Crystal Palace chairman on ..

US women's national soccer team

US women's soccer team’s claim of unequal pay tossed, can argue travel

A federal judge threw out the unequal pay claim by players on the U.S. women's national soccer team in a surprising loss for the ..

Kylian Mbappe

PSG declared winners of 2019/20 French Ligue 1

Paris: Paris St Germain were on Thursday declared as champions of the French Ligue 1 after the 2019/20 season was frozen. "Following ..

Paulo Dybala

Paulo Dybala tests COVID-19 positive for fourth time: Reports

Turin: Argentina footballer Paulo Dybala has tested coronavirus positive for the fourth time in the last six weeks, according to media ..


FIFA wants to let teams use 5 substitutes during backlog

Geneva: With soccer facing a congested program of games caused by the coronavirus pandemic, FIFA wants to let teams use five substitutes ..


Netherlands halt football league season, no champion

The Hague: The Dutch professional league 2019-20 season has officially been cancelled by the Dutch football association KNVB, with ..

 champions league 2018-2019 group stage draw

UEFA mulls continuing Champions League in August: Report

Geneva: European football's governing body UEFA is mulling to continue the Champions League matches, suspended due to the COVID-19 ..

Blaise Matuidi and Daniele Rugani

Juventus stars Rugani and Matuidi recover from COVID-19

Rome: Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi will conclude their self-isolation as Juventus have confirmed the pair were free from the COVID-19 ..

Marouane Fellaini

Marouane Fellaini discharged from hospital after coronavirus treatment

Beijing: Belgian football player Marouane Fellaini was on Tuesday discharged after spending weeks in the hospital being treated for ..

Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo gets a haircut from girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez

Lisbon: Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo put up a video of himself getting a haircut from girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez at ..

PK Banerjee

P. K. Banerjee, a rare gem of Indian football

It is over a week now since that footballing great Pradip Kumar Banerjee, 'PK' or 'PK da' as he is fondly referred ..

PK Banerjee

Indian football legend PK Banerjee passes away

Kolkata: Legendary footballer P.K. Banerjee died on Friday at a city hospital after battling a chest infection for a long time, family ..

People sit surrounded by empty seats

COVID-19: Premier League, UEFA call off matches

Dusseldorf (Germany): The Premier League and the Champions League were both suspended Friday as the chaos stemming from the coronavirus ..

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea's Hudson Odoi tests positive for coronavirus

Arsenal's Arteta, Callum of Chelsea test positive for coronavirus

London: Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta and Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi are the latest football personalities who have been diagnosed ..

Ronaldinho arrested in Paragua

Ronaldinho arrested for alleged passport fraud

Asuncion (Paraguay): Brazilian football great Ronaldinho and his brother Roberto Assis have been arrested in the Paraguayan capital ..

US Pianese

Three Italian third division players, one official among COVID-19 cases

Milan: Three players from third-division Italian football club US Pianese have tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Tuscany ..

Gokulam Kerala FC

Gokulam Kerala FC creates history, wins Indian Women’s League trophy

Bengaluru: Gokulam Kerala FC has created history in the Indian Women’s League (IWL) by becoming champions for the first time ..


10-year-old Dany becomes social media star after 'zero angle' goal goes viral

10- year- old Dany has become a star on social media after his zero angle goal went viral on social media. Dany scored from a corner ..


Former Kerala footballer Dhanaraj collapses and dies during tournament

Perinthalmanna: Former Kerala Santhosh Trophy player Dhanaraj (40) from Palakkad passed away after he collapsed on the ground during ..

UCL round of 16 draw

Champions League fixture for round of 16 announced

Nyon (Switzerland): Thirteen-time European champion Real Madrid will face a Manchester City team seeking its first title when the teams ..


62-yr-old social media's 'star' footballer turns actor

Ambalavayal: James, who was trending on social media for his football skills, will be shortly seen on the big screen. James will ..