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Indian sports fraternity pays rich tribute to ‘mad genius’ Maradona

Indian sporting fraternity has paid emotional tributes to football superstar Diego Maradona. The Argentine soccer great, who led his country to the 1986 World Cup...

RB Leipzig branch into India by partnering ISL side FC Goa

Last season's Champions League semi-finalists RB Leipzig are branching into India after announcing on a three-year partnership with Indian Super League (ISL) side FC...

East Bengal appoint Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler as head coach

Former England international and Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler has been appointed the head coach of East Bengal for a two-year tenure, team's principal owner...

Messi tells Barcelona he wants to ‘unilaterally’ end contract

Six-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi told Barcelona he wants to leave -- on a free transfer -- in a "bombshell" fax on Tuesday...

Bayern defeat PSG to become European champions for sixth time

Bayern Munich became kings of Europe for the sixth time on Sunday as Kingsley Coman's goal gave them a 1-0 victory over Paris Saint-Germain...

ATK Mohun Bagan to retain green and maroon jersey

The board of ATK Mohun Bagan on Friday decided to retain the iconic green and maroon jersey which has been synonymous with the 131-year-old legacy...

Jubilation as Liverpool win Premier League to end 30-year drought

Liverpool ended a 30-year wait for the English title as they were crowned Premier League champions on Thursday, triggering jubilant scenes as fans ignored...

FIFA postpones women’s Under-17 World Cup in India to 2021

The women's Under-17 World Cup, due to be held in India in November, has been postponed for three months, FIFA said Tuesday, adding to...

Indian football legend PK Banerjee dies

Legendary India footballer P K Banerjee died on Friday after battling prolonged illness. He was 83. Banerjee is survived by daughters Paula and Purna, who...

Man City owners buy majority stake in Mumbai City FC Guardiola to get involved

English Premier League champions Manchester City's parent company City Football Group on Thursday bought a majority 65 percent stake in Indian Super League (ISL)...