Maurizio Sarri’s stubbornness threatens Chelsea’s top-four hopes

Chelsea’s latest Premier League away-day collapse at Everton leaves Maurizio Sarri’s side facing an uphill task to finish in the top four and secure much-needed Champions League qualification. Languishing in sixth, the Blues trail fourth-placed Arsenal by just three points but face a much tougher run-in than the Gunners in the remaining eight games of […]


Ranieri off to a winning start with Roma

It squeezes past lowly Empoli 2-1 Claudio Ranieri got off to a winning start as Roma coach with Stephan El Shaarawy and Patrik Schick’s first-half goals enough to squeeze past lowly Empoli 2-1 in the Serie ‘A’ on Monday to keep in touch with the Champions League places. Eusebio Di Francesco was sacked after the […]


What is the Homeless World Cup?

The football tournament, held annually, uses the sport as a vehicle to help homeless people learn to trust, share, and build relationships and discipline The latest edition of the Homeless World Cup, a football tournament, will take place in Cardiff from July 27 to August 3, 2019. What is the tournament all about? It is […]


Liverpool held in goalless derby at Everton, stay second

Mohamed Salah had the two best openings for Liverpool before the break but his soft 15th minute shot barely troubled Jordan Pickford and then the Everton keeper was swift off his line to foil the Egyptian as he raced goalwards. Liverpool were left a point behind Premier League leaders Manchester City after they were held […]


Minerva moves Delhi HC

Minerva Punjab moved the Delhi High Court on Monday after the All India Football Federation (AIFF) refused to relocate the I-League match against Real Kashmir. Minerva did not travel to Srinagar, claiming it was not given the “written” security assurances that it sought, even as the hosts turned up for the match. “We have filed […]