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Chelsea appoints Petr Cech as Technical and Performance Advisor

The 37-year-old had announced his retirement from professional football as his club Arsenal lost the Europa League final against Chelsea.

21 Jun 2019 5:30 PM

Fernando Torres announces retirement from football

Torres had scored almost 300 goals for the club and the country that led him to win eight major trophies.

21 Jun 2019 2:47 PM

COPA AMERICA 2019: Lionel Messi looks buoyant despite 2-0 loss to Columbia

Five-time Ballon d'Or winner Messi's 57th-minute penalty cancelled out a first-half opener from Paraguay's Richard Sanchez.

21 Jun 2019 12:34 PM

COPA AMERICA 2019: Japan, Uruguay settle for a 2-2 draw after VAR controversy

Two goals from Koji Miyoshi helped Japan secure a hard-earned point in a 2-2 draw with Uruguay at the Copa America on Thursday.

21 Jun 2019 10:27 AM

Sarri: Becoming Juventus coach is a 'crowning achievement'

Sarri was presented Thursday after signing a three-year contract with the club that has won Serie A for the last eight seasons.

20 Jun 2019 3:33 PM


UK police arrest man over plane crash death of footballer Emiliano Sala

Sala was flying from his previous club Nantes in western France to Wales to join Cardiff City when the Piper Malibu aircraft disappeared.

20 Jun 2019 3:11 PM

Argentina witness two football ties in a day; Messi and men slump, women survive

While the Lionel Messi-led men's team drew and went to last position, the women’s team survived at the Womens World Cup 2019.

20 Jun 2019 1:36 PM

Luis Enrique resigns from managing Spain; Assistant Moreno to take charge

Stating personal reasons to be the cause of his departure, The manager had been absent from Spain’s campaigns since March.

20 Jun 2019 12:43 PM

COPA AMERICA 2019: Messi's goal helps Argentina salvage 1-1 draw against Paraguay

Messi swept in a 57th-minute spot-kick to cancel out a first-half opener from Paraguay's Richard Sanchez.

20 Jun 2019 10:30 AM

Hummels rejoins Borussia Dortmund from Bayern

The 30-year-old defender twice won the Bundesliga title with Dortmund before joining Bayern for 35 million euros in 2016.

19 Jun 2019 7:45 PM


Neymar loses appeal against three-game Champions League ban

UEFA confirmed the ban on Neymar for "insulting match officials" after PSG was eliminated by Manchester United in March.

19 Jun 2019 6:51 PM

Neymar loses appeal against three-game Champions League ban

UEFA says its appeals panel confirmed the ban on Neymar for "insulting match officials" after PSG was eliminated by Manchester United.

19 Jun 2019 5:45 PM

Paul Scholes fined USD 10,000 for breaching gambling rules

Scholes was charged by the English Football Association for placing 140 bets on matches between August 2015 and January 2019

19 Jun 2019 5:21 PM

Jammu and Kashmir gets first football stadium with floodlights

Earlier there used to be very rare football activity during the night but now, matches can now be conducted during the night time too.

19 Jun 2019 4:24 PM

Gareth Bale to stay at Real Madrid

Madrid will reportedly choose to keep the player if they do not receive a good deal for Bale.

19 Jun 2019 3:52 PM


Copa America 2019: Guerrero, Farfan put Peru on brink of Copa America knock-outs

Farfan earned a free-kick that he then fired high and wide on 20 minutes and at that time Peru had enjoyed 70 per cent possession.

19 Jun 2019 2:58 PM

Marta dedicates World Cup record to 'anyone fighting for equality'

Brazil finished third on goal difference in Group C behind Italy and Australia.

19 Jun 2019 12:49 PM

Platini released in 2022 World Cup probe, denies wrongdoing

The French football legend who led European football's governing body from 2007 to 2015 was held on Tuesday.

19 Jun 2019 12:08 PM

COPA AMERICA 2019: VAR denies Brazil as Venezuela battle to draw

The goal appeared to have been disallowed due to a touch by Liverpool striker Roberto Firmino.

19 Jun 2019 11:54 AM

Platini released from custody after police questioning

Platini had denied any wrongdoing and French authorities did not announce any charges against the former France and Juventus player.

19 Jun 2019 11:34 AM