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‘Cabrera will work on possession and goal-scoring abilities’

Bangladesh football team skipper Jamal Bhuiyan mentioned that the newly-appointed head coach Javier Cabrera will mostly work on the team’s ball possession and goal-scoring abilities.

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Balotelli named in Italy squad for first time since 2018

Striker Mario Balotelli has been recalled by Italy coach Roberto Mancini more than three years after he last played for the Azzurri for a training camp ahead of 2022 World Cup qualifying play-offs,...

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Eight dead in Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon stadium crush

Eight people were killed and many more injured in a crush outside a Cameroonian football stadium Monday ahead of an Africa Cup of Nations match.

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Tapu Barman to have knee surgery in Mumbai tomorrow

National football team's veteran centre-back Tapu Barman is set to undergo a surgery in a Mumbai hospital tomorrow on a knee injury he suffered during the Independence Cup in December last year.

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Pele 'super strong' as he recovers from tumor, says daughter

Soccer legend Pele is at home and "super strong" as he recovers from a colon tumor, his daughter said on Saturday in what appeared to be a rebuttal of media reports that his condition had...

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Disaster with Bangladesh, Tom Saintfiet making it big in Africa again

"Everyone thought I was mad," Tom Saintfiet says of his decision to take on the job of coaching Gambia, and yet the Belgian has led the little west African nation to the last 16 of the...

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

‘Cabrera will work on possession and goal-scoring abilities’

Bangladesh football team skipper Jamal Bhuiyan mentioned that the newly-appointed head coach Javier Cabrera will mostly work on the team’s ball possession and goal-scoring abilities.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Balotelli named in Italy squad for first time since 2018

Striker Mario Balotelli has been recalled by Italy coach Roberto Mancini more than three years after he last played for the Azzurri for a training camp ahead of 2022 World Cup qualifying play-offs,...

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Eight dead in Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon stadium crush

Eight people were killed and many more injured in a crush outside a Cameroonian football stadium Monday ahead of an Africa Cup of Nations match.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Papal gift for Messi

Football superstar Lionel Messi has bagged himself a shirt signed by fellow Argentine soccer fanatic Pope Francis, the Vatican’s sports association said Monday.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

‘I am a warrior who will fight through this’

National football team's veteran centre-back Tapu Barman underwent successful ACL surgery in a Mumbai hospital today for a knee injury he suffered during the Independence Cup in December last...

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Pope gives Lionel Messi signed shirt

Football superstar Lionel Messi has bagged himself a shirt signed by fellow Argentine soccer fanatic Pope Francis, the Vatican's sports association said Monday.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Bayern thrash Hertha, Ramos scores in Messi's return for PSG

Bayern Munich romped to a 4-1 victory at Hertha Berlin on Sunday to restore the Bavarian giants' six-point lead at the top of the Bundesliga.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Milan lose ground in title race after Juve stalemate

AC Milan were held to a goalless draw by Juventus on Sunday, losing ground in the Serie A title race and allowing Napoli to move second following their 4-1 thumping of Salernitana.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

De Jong strikes late for Barca after Real Madrid pinned back by Elche

Barcelona needed a late winner from Frenkie de Jong to edge past Alaves in La Liga on Sunday while Real Madrid gave hope to their title rivals by drawing 2-2 at home to Elche.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Chelsea thump Spurs

Chelsea solidified their place in the Premier League's top four by beating Tottenham 2-0 on Sunday as Liverpool cut the gap on Manchester City at the top to nine points with a 3-1 win at...