Super League dead as Italian and Spanish clubs follow English exodus

LONDRES: The two Milan giants and Atletico Madrid followed all six English Premier League clubs in pulling out of the European Super League yesterday,...

English fan power forces Super League billionaires into retreat

LONDRES: In just 48 hours, English football fans forced four billionaires, a Russian oligarch and an Emirati sheikh into a hasty retreat as the...

Bayern on verge of ninth straight Bundesliga title

BERLIN: Bayern Munich can be crowned Bundesliga champions this weekend after taking a 10 point lead at the top of the table with a...

Qatar defies virus, presses on with major sport events

DOHA: Qatar has defied soaring coronavirus numbers to stage high-profile sporting events, serving as a test bed ahead of the Tokyo Olympics and the...

FIFA vows ‘consequences’ for Super League clubs as backlash intensifies

MONTREUX: FIFA president Gianni Infantino yesterday warned that clubs involved in the European Super League could face "consequences", as the backlash built against the...

New Champions League format from 2024

MONTREUX: UEFA on Monday confirmed that a new format for the Champions League will be introduced from 2024 with the number of clubs in...

Tottenham sack Mourinho after 17 months in charge

LONDON: Jose Mourinho was sacked by Tottenham yesterday just six days before they play Manchester City in the League Cup final as the Portuguese...

English football counts cost of foreign investment as ‘big six’ plan breakaway

LONDON: English football is reeling after plans by six of its biggest clubs to join forces with top Spanish and Italian sides to form...

Sensational Messi scores twice as Barcelona win Copa del Rey

MADRID: Lionel Messi scored twice, including a stunning solo goal, as Barcelona blew away Athletic Bilbao to win the Copa del Rey on Saturday,...

Chelsea end Man City’s quadruple quest to reach FA Cup final

LONDON: Chelsea ended Manchester City's quest for a historic quadruple of trophies as Hakim Ziyech's goal earned a 1-0 win to take the Blues...

UEFA set to announce Champions League reforms and decide on Euro 2020 hosts

LAUSANNE: UEFA is expected to formalize radical reforms to the format of the Champions League at a key meeting of its executive committee today...

Nagelsmann tipped to replace Flick as Bayern Munich coach

BERLIN: Julian Nagelsmann is top of the German media's list of contenders to become the next head coach of Bayern Munich in the wake...

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