Saturday, 25 May 2024

Football

AIFF U-17 Youth League helps in players' development, says Corbett FC coach
PLAYERS DEVELOPMENT

AIFF U-17 Youth League helps in players' development, says Corbett FC coach

NEW DELHI: Uttarakhand's Corbett FC head coach Mohammad Rizwan feels that the AIFF U-17 Youth League is beneficial in players' development.

U20 Men's Football Nationals: Delhi win on penalties, crowned champions of the inaugural edition
SCORED THE EQUALISER

U20 Men's Football Nationals: Delhi win on penalties, crowned champions of the inaugural edition

NARAINPUR (CHHATTISGARH): Substitute Sankhil Darpol Tuishang scored the equaliser in the 98th minute of the match and Delhi continued their resurgence in penalties to be crowned the champions of the inaugural edition of the Swami Vivekananda U20 Men's National Football Championship. Delhi beat Karnataka 4-3 on penalties following a thrilling 3-3 draw after extra time, at the Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama Ground here on Wednesday.

Lookman scores hat-trick as Atalanta stun Leverkusen to win Europa League title
UNBEATEN RUN

Lookman scores hat-trick as Atalanta stun Leverkusen to win Europa League title

DUBLIN:Ademola Lookman scored an exceptional hat-trick as Atalanta put an end to Bayer Leverkusen's 51-game unbeaten run to win the UEFA Europa League title.

La Liga: Mallorca coach Javier Aguirre to leave at end of season
THE RELEGATION ZONE

La Liga: Mallorca coach Javier Aguirre to leave at end of season

MADRID: Javier Aguirre will not continue as coach of La Liga outfit Mallorca next season, the club said.

Classic FA head coach hails new AIFF U-17 youth league format
THE DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

Classic FA head coach hails new AIFF U-17 youth league format

NEW DELHI: The AIFF U-17 Youth League 2023-24 is at its business end, and the defending champions Classic Football Academy are once again in the semifinals of the tournament.

La Liga Hypermotion: 11 teams still have a shot at promotion with only two games remaining
A SERIOUS CHANCE

La Liga Hypermotion: 11 teams still have a shot at promotion with only two games remaining

NEW DELHI: Spain’s second division, known as La Liga Hypermotion, is famously competitive. It’s no different this year, with so many teams still in with a serious chance of securing promotion up to La Liga EA Sports, the top flight.

Michael Owen 'very surprised' at Rashford's snub from England’s provisional squad for Euros
ANNOUNCEMENT

Michael Owen 'very surprised' at Rashford's snub from England’s provisional squad for Euros

NEW DELHI: Following Gareth Southgate’s announcement of England’s provisional squad that will play two friendlies before the upcoming Euros, many have questioned the exclusion of experienced players like Jordan Henderson and Marcus Rashford.

Pep Guardiola wins Premier League manager of the season award
SIXTH LEAGUE TITLE

Pep Guardiola wins Premier League manager of the season award

LONDON: Following Manchester City’s sixth league title in his tenure, Pep Guardiola has won the 2023/23 Premier League manager of the season award.

Euro 2024: No Rashford as Southgate names 33-man preliminary England squad
THE FORTHCOMING EUROPEAN

Euro 2024: No Rashford as Southgate names 33-man preliminary England squad

LONDON: England coach Gareth Southgate produced a surprise on Tuesday when he named his preliminary squad for the forthcoming European Championships (Euro 2024) when he left out Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford. The absence of Rashford, who has 17 goals in 60 appearances for England, is the biggest surprise in the 33-player squad (which has to be reduced to 26 by June 7), which is also without veteran midfielder Jordan Henderson and central defender Eric Dier, who has been in excellent form for Bayern Munich.

Football: Mauricio Pochettino and Chelsea agree to part ways after 2023-24 debacle
THE COMPLETION OF A YEAR

Football: Mauricio Pochettino and Chelsea agree to part ways after 2023-24 debacle

LONDON:Mauricio Pochettino and English club Chelsea have agreed to part ways with mutual consent, the Argentine coach's tenure, which started on May 29, 2023, ended just a few days before the completion of a year. The club confirmed in a statement on Tuesday that both parties have mutually agreed to part ways.

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