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With Lionel Messi watching, new Barcelona president takes office

With Lionel Messi watching closely, newly elected Barcelona president Joan Laporta took office and promised to do his best to convince the star playmaker to stay. With Lionel Messi watching closely, newly elected Barcelona president Joan Laporta took office and promised to do his best to convince the star playmaker to stay. Messi was at […]

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ISL | Goa, Mumbai finish level

FC Goa and Mumbai City FC played out an exciting 2-2 draw in the first leg of their 2020-21 Indian Super League semifinal fixture at the Fatorda Stadium in Margao on Friday. Sergio Lobera’s Mumbai came from behind twice to head into the next leg of the ISL playoffs on level terms with Goa. Saviour […]

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Euro Leagues | Vital win takes Atletico five points clear

Liverpool snap run of four straight Premier League defeats LaLiga leader Atletico Madrid secured a vital 2-0 win away to Villarreal on Sunday to reaffirm its title ambitions following a difficult run of results. Diego Simeone’s side were smarting from twin defeats to Levante and Chelsea but went ahead in the 25th minute courtesy of […]

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ISL | ATK Mohun Bagan dents HFC’s chances

Draw leaves the Hyderabad team with a must-win last game Hyderabad FC (HFC), which lost a man early, showed great character and application to draw with table-topper ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) 2-2 in a 19th round ISL match at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Vasco on Monday. In what turned out to be a see-saw […]

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City hammers Liverpool

Manchester City dismantled Liverpool, aided by Alisson Becker’s uncharacteristic goalkeeping blunders, to win 4-1 on Sunday and inflict the Premier League champions’ third successive loss at the former fortress of Anfield. A first victory for City at Liverpool since 2003 — sparked by Ilkay Gundogan’s double — nudges Pep Guardiola’s side closer to regaining the […]

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Fletcher joins Manchester Utd's first-team coaching staff

The 36-year-old will now step in to help with Solskjaer’s side on a full-time basis. Former Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher has been promoted to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first-team coaching staff. Fletcher returned to Old Trafford last October to take up a coaching role with United’s under-16 squad. The 36-year-old will now step in to […]

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No title talk at Man United: Rashford

Manchester United would be “stupid” to look at the table and consider itself a title contender with more than half the season still to play, Marcus Rashford said. “We can’t look too far ahead,” he told Amazon Prime. “We’re a team that’s still doing a lot of work on ourselves and to be looking at […]

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Under-fire Zidane refuses to give up

Reports link Pochettino and Raul as his likely replacements Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane takes his side to Sevilla this weekend after insisting he has no intention of resigning despite a disastrous recent run. Madrid has won just once in LaLiga since October and crashed to a 2-0 defeat at Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions […]