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Dembele suffers new injury setback

Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele has been ruled out for "three to four weeks" in a new blow for the French forward, his club announced on Monday. Dembele hurt himself after coming off the bench in the second half of Sunday's 4-2 win away to Real Sociedad in La Liga. The injury is different to the hamstring tear that ruled him out for three and half months. "After the game against Real Sociedad, Dembele had a pro ...

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Real stumble against Numancia but reach Cup quarters

Troubled Spanish champions Real Madrid stumbled to a 2-2 draw with third tier Numancia on Wednesday but qualified for the King's Cup quarter-finals 5-2 on aggregate. With a comfortable first-leg advantage, Zinedine Zidane rested much of his first team, making 10 changes from the line-up that struggled to a disappointing draw at Celta Vigo on Sunday to fall 16 points behind league leaders Barcelona. Madrid o ...

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Barca extend Liga lead before Clasico by thrashing Deportivo

Barcelona moved six points clear at the top of La Liga and warmed up for next week's 'Clasico' against champions Real Madrid by easing to a 4-0 win at home to Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday with doubles from Luis Suarez and Paulinho. Suarez slotted a generous cutback from Lionel Messi into an open goal in the 29th minute to deservedly put Barca ahead, while Brazil international Paulinho got the second in the ...

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Ronaldo free kick gives Real another world title

Cristiano Ronaldo scored with a free kick which went through the defensive wall to break Gremio's brave resistance and give Real Madrid a 1-0 victory over the South American champions in the Club World Cup final on Saturday. Ronaldo's 53rd-minute strike gave Real their second world title in a row, the third in the last four seasons, and ended Gremio's hopes of pulling off what would have been a huge upset. ...

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I don’t know if Cristiano and I can ever be friends : Messi

Lionel Messi equalled Cristiano Ronaldo’s haul of four Golden shoe awards after becoming the top score in European Leagues with 37 goals for the season 2016/17 and the Argentine feels that may never become good friends with Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi sat down with Spanish newspaper Marca and spoke on a variety of issues. Cristiano and Messi has a great rivalry but for Messi that was not the reas ...

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Hathurusingha’s Bangladesh future uncertain?

The future of Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha is uncertain after ESPNCricinfo said that he has already handed over his resignation to the BCB. Reports from Sri Lanka media outlets have already suggested that Chandika is in the process of jumping ship to take charge of his native country. Chandika has a contract with BCB (Bangladesh Cricket Board) that runs till the 2019 World Cup. BCB has neith ...

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Gayle wins Australia masseuse court case

West Indies cricket star Chris Gayle Monday won a defamation case against an Australian media group which claimed he exposed his genitals to a massage therapist. The lurid accusations were made by Fairfax Media newspapers The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Canberra Times in a series of stories in January last year. They claimed the all-rounder exposed himself to team masseuse Leanne Russell in a dre ...

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Shoaib-Sania share romantic twitter banter

Shoaib Malik struck a 24-ball 51 and grabbed the player of the match and the player of the series as Pakistan won the T20 series against Sri Lanka by 3-0. Malik’s wife and former tennis star Sania Mirza was in attendance as Pakistan swept the series in front of their home fans in Lahore. Malik was awarded a motorbike for his player of the series performances and the bike became the instigator of a romantic ...

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Ronaldo retains FIFA award for world’s best player

Real Madrid's Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo was crowned the best soccer player in the world forthe second year running at FIFA's The Best awards gala on Monday. The four-time Ballon d'Or winner won a La Liga and Champions League double with the Madrid club this year, striking twice against Juventus in the European Cup final to help Real become the first team to retain the trophy in its current format. ...

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City stay ahead of United with win over champions Chelsea

Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea. After Jose Mourinho's United romped to a 4-0 victory over bottom club Crystal Palace, City had much the better of the late game at Stamford Bridge. "We are so happy," City manager Pep Guardiola said. "The way we played, especially in the secon ...

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