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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)...

Mumbai City FC added to Manchester City football empire

The owners of English Premier League champions Manchester City on Thursday made Mumbai City FC of India the eighth club in their global football...

Liverpool savour remarkable Champions League comeback

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his team had the "mentality of giants" after they pulled off one of the most remarkable turnarounds in Champions...

FIFA World Cup: Diego Costa grabs lucky goal as relieved Spain beat Iran

A scrappy second half goal by Diego Costa broke a Persian stonewall and lifted Spain to a 1-0 win over a courageous Iran in...

David Beckham wants to see England vs Argentina in FIFA World Cup 2018 final

Former captain David Beckham has tipped England to play Lionel Messi’s Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2018 final, reflecting rising optimism about the Three...

England less threatening than Belgium, says Panama’s Rodriguez

Panama midfielder Jose Luis Rodriguez believes England will not pose as big a threat as the Belgium side that defeated the Central Americans 3-0...

Russia on brink of knockout stage after win over Egypt

World Cup hosts Russia virtually booked their place in the second round with a 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday that moved them to...

Opportunity knocks for Arsenal in post-Wenger era

Arsene Wenger's decision to step down as Arsenal manager after 22 years in charge marks the end of an era, but also a huge...

New champion on cards as England, Spain clash in U-17 final

A riveting contest is on the cards when England and Spain lock horns in the first-ever all- European summit clash of the FIFA Under-17...