Category: Football

Nicolas Pepe ready for more minutes against Liverpool, says Unai Emery

Nicolas Pepe against Burnely (Source: Reuters) Arsenal’s record signing Nicolas Pepe is ready to make his first Premier League start...

Real Kashmir head to Mumbai for pre-season after Durand Cup semi-final exit

(Source: Real Kashmir) I-League side Real Kashmir on Thursday headed to Mumbai for a two-week long pre-season after bowing out of the...

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool

Arsenal’s David Luiz and Arsenal’s Bernd Leno celebrate at the end of the match (Source: Reuters) The two remaining teams with 100 per...

Durand Cup: Gokulam Kerala stun East Bengal in penalty-shootout to enter final

East Bengal’s former goalkeeper C K Ubaid, who joined the Kerala outfit this season after being snubbed, made the difference. (Twitter)...

Durand Cup: Mohun Bagan beat Real Kashmir to set up final with Gokulam Kerala

VP Suhair struck twice for Mohun Bagan in their Durand Cup semifinal against Real Kashmir on Wednesday (Twitter/Mohun Bagan) Super-sub VP...

AIFF eyes football renaissance with ‘Baby Leagues’

Launched in September last year, Baby Leagues have been a hit in many parts of India. (FILE) From the Kashmir Valley to the northeastern...

FIFA clears Iraq to host World Cup qualifying games in Basra

FIFA lifted a three-decade ban on international competitions in Basra in 2018 (Source: AP) FIFA says the southern Iraqi city of Basra can...

Allow Iranian women to attend matches, says Asian soccer official

(AP file photo) Iranian women should be allowed to attend men’s World Cup qualifiers in the Islamic Republic later this year, a top Asian...

Manchester United condemn online racist abuse of Paul Pogba after penalty miss

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba reacts after the match (Source: Reuters) Manchester United are working on identifying individuals who...

Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele out for five weeks with hamstring strain

Dembele out for five weeks with hamstring strain. (Source: Reuters) Barcelona’s France forward Ousmane Dembele will be sidelined for...