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Carlos to be marquee-player-cum-manager ...

Carlos to be marquee-player-cum-manager for Delhi Dynamos

He may be well past his prime but Brazil’s World Cup winner Roberto Carlos today said he is “still mentally strong” to double up as Delhi Dynamos’ marquee manager-cum-player in the second season of Hero Indian Super League (ISL) football. Asked if he still practice his once famous curling... read more »

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Sunil Chhetri spearheads list in ISL pla...

Sunil Chhetri spearheads list in ISL player auction

Star striker Sunil Chhetri spearheads the list of players who are set to go under the auctioner’s hammer at the first “Player Auction” of the Indian Super League Football, which is scheduled tomorrow. The 30-year-old four-time AIFF Player of the Year and highest goal scorer for the country... read more »

Portugal’s Nani joins Fenerbahce f...

Portugal’s Nani joins Fenerbahce from Manchester United

Portuguese star Nani on Monday joined Fenerbahce from Manchester United for six million euros (£4.26m, $6.7m) as the Istanbul giants seek to add a glittering array of foreign talent to their ranks for the new season. After last month’s signing of Danish centre-back Simon Kjaer from French... read more »

Lloyd hat-trick inspires USA to Women...

Lloyd hat-trick inspires USA to Women’s World Cup glory

The United States produced an impressive performance as they thrashed Japan 5-2 in a pulsating thriller to lift the Women’s World Cup for the third time, with the match featuring an astounding 13-minute hat-trick by midfielder Carli Lloyd. Lloyd gave the Americans an early 2-0 lead within... read more »

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Winning Copa America will make up for my dismal World Cup

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Peru's forward Paolo Guerrero (L) scores his third goal against Bolivia during their 2015 Copa America football championship quarter-final match, in Temuco, Chile, on June 25, 2015.   AFP PHOTO / JUAN MABROMATA

Copa America: Peru in semis with Guerrero treble, Bolivia ousted

A hat trick from Brazilian-based striker Paolo Guerrero’s helped Peru cruise past Bolivia 3-1 on Thursday, setting up a Copa America semi-final clash against fierce rivals... read more »


Messi challenges Ronaldo in race for Spain’s top scorer

After finding his scoring touch in Germany, Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to renew his scintillating duel with Lionel Messi in the Spanish league. Ronaldo ended a rare three-game slump without... read more »


FIFA president Sepp Blatter has AFC backing, says general secretary Alex Soosay

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) supports Sepp Blatter’s bid to secure a fifth consecutive term as FIFA president, according to general secretary Alex Soosay. Prince Ali Bin... read more »

Messi slams top Barca official over `undeserving of better contract` statement

Future Options for Barcelona Star Lionel Messi

ould the unthinkable actually happen and Lionel Messi be allowed to walk out of the Camp Nou this summer? As Pete Jenson in the Daily Mail reports there has been mounting speculation that Messi and... read more »