Hull FC bid emotional farewell after historic Kenyan tour

Nairobi, May 16 : English Football League Championship side Hull City FC bade an emotional farewell to Kenya after the last contingent departed on Wednesday following their historic maiden tour to the country. The Tigers touched the hearts and minds of millions in a trip of many firsts that climaxed on Sunday when they played […]

Real Madrid have best players in the world: Messi

Barcelona, May 16 : FC Barcelona’s talismanic forward Lionel Messi rated Real Madrid as an outfit that has the best footballers and can win games like no other. “Position by position, Madrid have the best players in the world,” Messi told TyC Sports. “(Barca) do as well, but Madrid have something that only they have. […]

Want to win titles at Chelsea, says Hazard

London, May 16 : Star forward Eden Hazard has indicated that he will stay on at Chelsea only if the former English Premier League (EPL) champions build a squad strong enough to challenge for titles next season. The 27-year-old Belgium international has reportedly been given an offer of around £300,000 ($4,04,561) a week for a […]

Barcelona’s Vermaelen to miss Real Sociedad match with injury

Barcelona, May 14 : Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen has sustained a hamstring injury in his right leg and is to be sidelined in the upcoming La Liga clash against Real Sociedad, the Catalan club confirmed on Monday. The Belgium international had to leave the pitch and was replaced by Gerard Pique after playing 30 minutes […]

Juventus earn record 7th straight Serie A title; Napoli runners-up

Rome, May 14 : Juventus became the first team to win seven consecutive Serie A titles and a record-extending 34th time in all after a 0-0 draw against AS Roma here, even as second-placed Napoli defeated Sampdoria 2-0 in Naples in the penultimate round on Sunday. Following the draw at the Stadio Olimpico, Juventus have […]

FIFA World Cup trophy tour stops in Panama

Panama City, April 7 : The trophy tour for the 2018 World Cup made its way to Panama, where President Juan Carlos Varela received the iconic prize from former French football star David Trezeguet at the Panama Pacifico International Airport. The Boeing 737-300 that is transporting the FIFA World Cup Trophy landed here on Friday, […]