• VP Sathiesh Kumar appointed as goalkeeping coach for FC Bengaluru United
    Bengaluru [India]: FC Bengaluru United have appointed former India goalkeeper VP Sathiesh Kumar as goalkeeping coach for the first team, as they look to bolster their defence ahead of the I-League qualifiers in September.Kumar will work closely with the first team goalkeepers to further strengthen […]
  • ‘Dare To Dream’ initiative with Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools launched
    Dream Sports Foundation (DSF), the philanthropic arm of Dream Sports, one of India’s leading sports technology companies, launched the ‘Dare To Dream’ initiative in partnership with Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools (BBFS) Residential Academy to support six talented young footballers. Scouted by the Indian Football Foundation, […]
  • Aston Villa Assistant Coach John Terry resigns
    Former Chelsea and England captain John Terry has left his role as assistant coach of Premier League team Aston Villa in order to “develop my aim and objective of becoming a manager.” Terry joined the club on a one-year contract as captain in 2017 and […]
  • Barcelona and Neymar reach legal settlement over disputes
    Barcelona and former striker Neymar have reached a settlement to end labour disputes and a civil case that was pending between the parties, the club said Monday. Barcelona said in a statement “it has ended out of court in amicable fashion the various labour and […]
  • Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer signs new three-year contract
    Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a contract extension through at least the 2023-24 season, the club said on Saturday. The show of confidence in Solskjaer follows a second-place finish in the Premier League and a trip to the Europa League final. The […]
  • Karim Benzema tests positive for coronavirus, delays start with Real Madrid
    Striker Karim Benzema tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of preseason training, Real Madrid said Friday. The club did not elaborate on the France forward’s condition in a short statement. Benzema had been expected to return to Madrid on Friday to start training, but due to […]
  • Nivedita shocks world champ Gitika, clinches gold at 4th Youth National Boxing Championships
    Uttarakhand’s Nivedita Karki put up a scintillating show as she stunned reigning Youth World Champion Gitika to clinch a gold medal at the 4th Youth Men’s and Women’s National Championships at Delhi Public School (DPS) in Sonipat on Friday. Nivedita, who made headlines last year […]
  • Jadon Sancho finalises $100M move to Manchester United
    England winger Jadon Sancho finalized his move to Manchester United by signing a five-year contract with the 13-time Premier League champions on Friday. United paid Borussia Dortmund a transfer fee of 85 million euros ($100 million) for the 21-year-old Sancho, the German club said. The […]
  • Heung-min Son extends contract at Tottenham Hotspur, says ‘easy’ decision
    At least one star forward wants to stay at Tottenham. Heung-min Son signed a four-year contract extension Friday to keep him at the Premier League club through June 2025. Harry Kane’s future is another question. He’s under contract with the north London team until 2024 […]
  • David Alaba says he’s honoured to take over Sergio Ramos’ jersey at Real Madrid
    New Real Madrid signing David Alaba said Wednesday it will be an “honour” to wear Sergio Ramos’ No. 4 jerseys at the Spanish club. Alaba was officially introduced by Madrid after reaching an agreement with the club in May. “(Ramos has) been here for a […]
  • Spain held to 0-0 by Egypt
    Starting with six players who rushed from the European Championship to the Olympics, Spain was held to a 0-0 draw by Egypt on Thursday in the team’s opening match of the men’s soccer tournament. Spain’s best chance to score at the Sapporo Dome came when […]
  • Arsenal cancel US trip after positive COVID-19 tests
    Arsenal pulled out of the Florida Cup and cancelled its pre-season trip to the United States after members of its travelling party tested positive for COVID-19, the club said Wednesday. The Premier League team had been scheduled to depart Thursday and play against Inter Milan […]