Messi lifts Argentina, Sanchez saves Chile

SAO PAULO: The return of Lionel Messi to an underpressure Argentina team has finally paid off. After a lackluster performance last week against Brazil...

Chelsea thrash Mourinho’s United 4-0

LONDON: Chelsea supporters taunted Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho with chants of “You’re not special anymore!” as his Stamford Bridge return yielded a humiliating...

Troubled Ronaldo eyes more silver at Confederations Cup

KAZAN: Cristiano Ronaldo will put speculation over his club future firmly on one side as he leads European champions Portugal into their Confederations Cup...

Liverpool qualify for Champions League

Salah scores to set another goalscoring record LONDON: Mohamed Salah's clinical first-half strike against Brighton helped confirm Liverpool's presence in the Champions League next term,...

League limbo leaves Togo’s footballers frustrated

LOME: Togo’s footballers are in limbo, with no end in sight to a suspension of league competitions and fears growing about the impact of...

Chile down Colombia to reach Copa final

CHICAGO: Chile stormed into the Copa America final here Wednesday, beating Colombia 2-0 in a weather-disrupted semi-final that took more than four hours to...

Schaer goal seals Switzerland win

LENS:  Fabien Schaer's powerful header gave Switzerland a narrow 1-0 win over 10-man Albania on the second day of the European Championship finals yesterday....

Albania, Romania clinch Euro berths

PARIS: Albania qualified for their first major international tournament yesterday as they beat Armenia 3-0 to book their place at Euro 2016 alongside Romania,...

Lukaku, Lingard strike as United beat West Brom

United 11 points behind City in Premier League title race WEST BROMWICH: Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard gave Manchester United a 2-1 win...

Vidal gives Bayern slim lead against Benfica

MUNICH: Arturo Vidal gave Bayern Munich a slender 1-0 lead for their Champions League quarter-final return leg at Benfica next week, after hitting the...

Qatar Amir discusses youth, sports with minister Al-Roudhan

DOHA: Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani discussed yesterday with Kuwait's Minister of Commerce and Industry and Minister of State for Youth Affairs...

Mane misses penalty but scores twice as Senegal qualify to last-16

War of words between the coaches preceded the game CAIRO: Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored twice after having a...

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9th August