Pele 'in very good health' despite hospital stay

Rio de Janeiro ( Brazil) , September 1: Football legend Pele has moved to reassure fans that he is feeling fine after being taken...

Lang Ping quits as China women's volleyball head coach

Beijing (China), September 1: Lang Ping announced on Wednesday that she has stepped down as head coach of China's national women's volleyball team.

Atletico striker Luis Suarez to miss Uruguay's World Cup qualifiers with knee...

Madrid (Spain), August 31 : Atletico Madrid striker Luis Suarez will miss Uruguay's forthcoming World Cup qualifying matches due to injury.

Ruben Dias signs new contract with Premier League champions Manchester City

London (UK), August 31: Manchester City have extended the contract of their Portuguese international defender Ruben Dias until the end of June 2027.

British rider Lee Pearson wins 14th Paralympic gold medal

Tokyo (Japan), August 31: British equestrian athlete Lee Pearson has won his 14th Paralympic gold medal as he took the Para-dressage individual freestyle test -...

Chinese midfielder Zhang vows to seize "the best opportunity for our generation"

Doha (Qatar), August 29: Chinese international midfielder Zhang Xizhe said Saturday that the upcoming final round of the FIFA World Cup Asian Zone qualifiers...

Narrow wins for Real Madrid, Bilbao, Real Sociedad

Madrid (Spain), August 29: Dani Carvajal's 61st minute goal gave Real Madrid a narrow 1-0 win on their difficult trip to Betis on Saturday night.

All square at Anfield, Man City deepen Arsenal's woes

London (UK), August 29: Liverpool and Chelsea drew 1-1 on Saturday, although Chelsea defender Reece James was sent off on the stroke of halftime.

Andreas Pereira scores on Flamengo debut in 4-0 rout of Santos

Rio de Janerio (Brazil) , August 29: Gabriel Barbosa scored a hat-trick and Andreas Pereira netted on his Brazilian Serie A debut as Flamengo routed...

Nigeria beat Kenya 71-55 in AfroBasket tournament

Lagos(Nigeria), August 28: Nigeria beat Kenya 71-55 on Friday in Kigali to set the stage for their final group game on Sunday at the 2021...

Flick hurriedly modernizing Germany's national team

Berlin ( Germany), August 28: New German national coach Hansi Flick doesn't waste time to get his idea of football into his player's minds.

People with disabilities should have opportunity to become boxers: AIBA president

Belgrade (Serbia), August 28: People with different disabilities will have in future an improved access to the sport, pledged the president of the International Boxing...

CAF validates Ghana's Hearts of Oak champions league bid

Accra (Ghana), August 27: The Confederation of African Football (CAF) Thursday notified the Ghana Football Association (GFA) that Ghana premier league (GPL) winners Hearts of...

Union move past Kuopoin PS to book UEFA Europa Conference League group...

Berlin (Germany), August 27: Union Berlin were held by Finnish outfit Koupion Palloseura to a goalless draw on Thursday but four away-goals from the...

Analysis: Champions League draw gives German league chance to regain ground

Berlin(Germany), August 27: Despite their club's underdog role, fans of RB Leipzig might joyfully prepare for some stunning football parties in the Champions League.

Israel's Maccabi Haifa reach UEFA Europa League after 4-0 win over Neftchi...

Jerusalem (Israel), August 27: Israeli champions Maccabi Haifa reached the group stage of the UEFA Europa League on Thursday evening after beating Azerbaijani champions Neftchi...

Atletico Madrid ends striker hunt with signing of Matheus Cunha

Madrid (Spain), August 26: Spanish La Liga champion Atletico Madrid on Wednesday confirmed the signing of Brazilian striker Matheus Cunha.

Israel's Hapoel Jerusalem sign NBA player Thon Maker

Jerusalem (Israel) , August 26: Israel's Champions League basketball club Hapoel Jerusalem on Wednesday announced the signing of the 24-year-old NBA player Thon Maker.

Relentless Bayern whitewash Bremer SV 12-0 in German Cup's first round

Berlin (Germany), August 26: Bayern Munich showed no mercy with fifth division outfit Bremer SV and marched to a 12-0 victory by courtesy of Eric...

Bolivia defender Sagredo to miss World Cup qualifiers with COVID-19

La Paz (Bolivia), August 26: Left-back Jesus Sagredo has been omitted from Bolivia's squad for World Cup qualifiers against Colombia, Uruguay and Argentina because of...

Storer claims 2nd stage in Vuelta, Eiking takes overall lead after breakaway

Madrid (Spain), August 25: Odd Christian Eiking (Intermarche Wanty) is the new leader of the Vuelta a Espana (Tour of Spain) cycle race after forming...

Falcao in, James out of Colombia squad for WC qualifiers

Bogota (Colombia), August 25: Veteran Galatasaray striker Radamel Falcao has been recalled to Colombia's squad for World Cup qualifiers against Bolivia, Paraguay and Chile, the...

Australian cyclist Greco wins first gold of Tokyo Paralympics with world record

Tokyo (China), August 25: Australian cyclist Paige Greco claimed the first gold of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after winning the women's track cycling C1-3...

English Premier League clubs won't release players to play in red-list countries...

London (United Kingdom), August 25: The 20 clubs from the top flight of English football won't allow their players to play international matches in red-list...

Danish captain Kjaer receive UEFA award

Copenhagen (Denmark), August 25: Simon Kjaer, captain of the Danish football national team, alongside four members of the medical staff in the team, have been...

Wang Shangyuan surprised at late call-up for China's World Cup qualification campaign

Beijing (China), August 25: Former Eendracht Brugge player Wang Shangyuan was surprised at being called up three days before the Chinese national team heads for...

Refugee Paralympic Team delivers hope to refugees with disabilities

Tokyo(Japan), August 24: Athletes of the Refugee Paralympic Team (RPT) called for inclusion as their flagbearers were announced for the opening ceremony of the Tokyo...