Category: Football

An Iranian football fan’s dream comes true, but she wasn’t there to see it

Zeinab Sahafi, who spent a decade sneaking into soccer matches in Iran, watches a match between the Iranian and Cambodian mens’ national...

Sandesh Jhingan ruled out of World Cup qualifier against Bangladesh with ankle injury

Sandesh Jhingan. (Source: Twitter) Defender Sandesh Jhingan was on Thursday ruled out of India’s Group E FIFA World Cup qualifier against...

Iran thrash Cambodia 14-0 on marquee night for female fans

Masoud Shojaei after the match. (Source: Twitter/@BBCSport) Iran made it a night to remember for female fans allowed into the Azadi Stadium...

Senegal ruins Neymar’s 100th appearance, Brazil held 1-1 in Singapore

Roberto Firmino hugs Sadio Mane after the friendly. (Source: Twitter) Brazil drew 1-1 with Senegal in a friendly in Singapore on Thursday...

Germany waste two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Argentina

Germany players look dejected after the match. (Source: Reuters) Injury-decimated Germany squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with...

Petr Cech joins British ice hockey team as goaltender

Petr Cech holds the record for the most clean sheets in the Premier League (Twitter) Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech is...

Neymar set to mark 100th Brazil cap milestone against Senegal

Neymar has scored 61 times for Brazil. (Source: Twitter) Ahead of his 100th game with Brazil, Neymar is adamant that he still deserves...

Coleen Rooney accuses Rebekah Vardy of leaking stories to The Sun

Wayne Rooney with Jamie Vardy. (Source: Twitter) Wayne Rooney’s wife, Coleen Rooney has accused Jamie Vardy’s wife, Rebekah Vardy of...

Newcastle hit back at Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn after ‘bad owners’ comment

Jeremy Corbyn faces flak for hitting out at Newcastle owner (Source: Reuters file photo) Newcastle United have criticised Britain’s...

AC Milan sack coach Marco Giampaolo after dismal start

AC Milan sacked coach Marco Giampaolo after the team lost four of their first seven Serie A games of the season.  (Reuters) AC Milan...