Egypt court sentences 11 to death for soccer riots

Cairo, April 19 (IANS) — An Egyptian court on Sunday sentenced 11 people to death for their involvement in the 2012... (more...)

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Pele’s son named coach of Brazilian club

Rio de Janerio, April 15 (IANS) — One of the sons of soccer legend Pele has been named coach of Mogi Mirim, the Brazilian... (more...)

Chinese company launches crowdfunding to buy AC Milan

Beijing, April 9 (IANS) — A Chinese company has launched a crowdfunding initiative to raise at least half a billion... (more...)

Monaco fail to close in for Champions League place

Paris, April 8 (IANS) — Fourth-placed Monaco were held to a 0-0 draw with Montpellier on Tuesday in a rescheduling... (more...)

Pele asks not to compare his son, grandson to him

Sao Paulo, April 6 (IANS/EFE) — Iconic soccer star Pele asked that his son Joshua, who plays for the Santos Sub-20... (more...)

SNCF to sponsor Euro 2016

Paris, April 3 (IANS) — France’s national railway company SNCF has become the fourth sponsor for the Euro 2016... (more...)

I-League club Bharat FC ropes in Palestine’s Jarun

Pune, March 13 (IANS) — I-League side Bharat FC completed their quota of foreign players on Friday by signing Palestinian... (more...)


India, Pakistan among 12 Asian teams getting ready to start qualifiers for 2018 World Cup

In this Aug. 20, 2014 file photo, Indian team captain Sunil Chhetri (11) stands with his teammates after their loss in the... (more...)

Porto beats Braga 1-0 in Portuguese league

Lisbon, March 7 (IANS) — Porto beat Braga 1-0 on Saturday in the 24th round of the Portuguese soccer league at the... (more...)

Porto beats Boavista in Portuguese league

Lisbon, Feb 24 (IANS) — Porto beat Boavista 2-0 in the 22nd round of the Portuguese soccer league at the Bessa stadium... (more...)

Schattorie new East Bengal coach, Colaco goes

Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) — Dutchman Eelco Schattorie Thursday was named the new head coach of city soccer giants East... (more...)

German football club Mainz sacks coach Hjulmand

Berlin, Feb 17 (IANS) — German football club FSV Mainz 05 and coach Kasper Hjulmand parted company with immediate effect... (more...)

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