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Udinese's Samir, left, and Napoli's Victor Osimhen in action during the Serie A soccer match between Udinese and Napoli, at the Dacia arena in Udine(AP)

Rampant Napoli continue perfect start to top Serie A

Reuters | , Udine
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 07:59 AM IST
Victor Osimhen broke the deadlock in the 24th minute, getting the final touch on the line after Lorenzo Insigne had lofted an effort towards goal, while Amir Rrahmani added a second 11 minutes later from a well-worked free kick.
FC Barcelona's Sergino Dest in action with Granada's Darwin Machis(REUTERS)
FC Barcelona's Sergino Dest in action with Granada's Darwin Machis(REUTERS)

Barcelona held by winless Granada at Camp Nou in Liga

AP | , Madrid
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 07:37 AM IST
Barcelona needed a 90th-minute equalizer by defender Ronald Araújo, sparking jeers by many in the crowd of nearly 27,000.
Juve's post-Ronaldo nightmare showing no sign of abating(AP)
Juve's post-Ronaldo nightmare showing no sign of abating(AP)

Juve's post-Ronaldo nightmare showing no sign of abating

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 05:40 PM IST
Four games into a post-Ronaldo era, Serie A's most successful club sit in the relegation zone, yet to taste victory in the league this season.
Liverpool's Thiago to miss next two games with calf injury(REUTERS)
Liverpool's Thiago to miss next two games with calf injury(REUTERS)

Liverpool's Thiago to miss next two games with calf injury

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 05:36 PM IST
Thiago was substituted in the second half of the 3-0 win against Crystal Palace and assistant manager Pepijn Lijnders said he would miss Tuesday's League Cup game at Norwich City and Saturday's league clash at Brentford.
FIFA sets talks with football leaders on biennial World Cup(REUTERS)
FIFA sets talks with football leaders on biennial World Cup(REUTERS)

FIFA sets talks with football leaders on biennial World Cup

AP | , Zurich
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2021 04:13 PM IST
  • All 211 member federations have also been invited to online talks on Sept. 30 as part of consulting on the future of national team football, including a biennial men’s World Cup.
Manager Ronald Koeman not worried about Barcelona future, hopeful of turnaround(REUTERS)
Manager Ronald Koeman not worried about Barcelona future, hopeful of turnaround(REUTERS)

Manager Ronald Koeman not worried about Barcelona future, hopeful of turnaround

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2021 01:15 PM IST
Speaking ahead of Monday's home game against Granada, Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman said he is not worried about his future despite criticism in the wake of last week's drubbing by Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Sunday, Sep. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)(AP)
Chelsea's Antonio Rudiger, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Sunday, Sep. 19, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)(AP)

Chelsea crush Tottenham to go joint top

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 19, 2021 11:26 PM IST
The emphatic scoreline did not look likely in the first half as the hosts shaded it, but Chelsea took complete control after the break to send out an ominous warning in the title race.
Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts.(AP)
Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts.(AP)

Lingard, Ronaldo earn dramatic late win for Man United

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 19, 2021 09:08 PM IST
Substitute Lingard hit a thumping shot into the top corner in the 89th minute against his former club but West Ham were awarded a penalty moments later for a handball by defender Luke Shaw.
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Jimmy Greaves at the Royal Mail Football Heroes Stamp Collection Launch - Wembley Stadium - May 8, 2013 Former footballer Jimmy Greaves during the launch Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien/File Photo(Action Images via Reuters)
FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Jimmy Greaves at the Royal Mail Football Heroes Stamp Collection Launch - Wembley Stadium - May 8, 2013 Former footballer Jimmy Greaves during the launch Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien/File Photo(Action Images via Reuters)

Former England striker Greaves dies aged 81

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 19, 2021 03:59 PM IST
UK-SOCCER-ENGLAND-GREAVES:Soccer-Former England striker Greaves dies aged 81
Manchester United caretaker head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, right, and Manchester United's Phil Jones(AP)
Manchester United caretaker head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, right, and Manchester United's Phil Jones(AP)

'I've been through hell and back' - Man Utd's Jones opens up on injury issues

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 19, 2021 12:09 PM IST
Jones has not played for United since an FA Cup tie in January 2020 because of a serious knee issue, for which he underwent an operation last summer.
Southampton's Tino Livramento is shown a yellow card by referee Jonathan Moss.(Action Images via Reuters)
Southampton's Tino Livramento is shown a yellow card by referee Jonathan Moss.(Action Images via Reuters)

Manchester City held to frustrating draw by Southampton despite VAR reprieve

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 11:40 PM IST
After an uneventful first half where City were well below par, Southampton thought they had been handed a golden chance to edge in front early in the second period as they were awarded a penalty for a foul on Adam Armstrong.
Liverpool's Sadio Mane, left, celebrates with James Milner.(AP)
Liverpool's Sadio Mane, left, celebrates with James Milner.(AP)

Mane reaches 100 goals for Liverpool in 3-0 win over Palace

AP |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 10:56 PM IST
  • The Senegal forward got to the milestone at Anfield by converting from close range in the 43rd minute after Mohamed Salah’s header from a corner was parried out by Palace goalkeeper Vicente Guaita.
Arsenal's Martin Odegaard celebrates scoring their side's goal.(AP)
Arsenal's Martin Odegaard celebrates scoring their side's goal.(AP)

Odegaard curler gives Arsenal win at Burnley

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 10:35 PM IST
The Norwegian midfielder curled the ball beautifully into the top corner of Nick Pope's goal, helping take Mikel Arteta's side on to six points.
Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski celebrates.(REUTERS)
Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski celebrates.(REUTERS)

Explosive Bayern put seven past Bochum to take over at the top

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 09:38 PM IST
The Bavarians, who lead on 13 points from five games a point ahead of VfL Wolfsburg who play on Sunday, killed off the game in the first half and never took their foot off the gas.
More to come from 'world-class' Thiago, says Liverpool boss Klopp(REUTERS)
More to come from 'world-class' Thiago, says Liverpool boss Klopp(REUTERS)

More to come from 'world-class' Thiago, says Liverpool boss Klopp

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 11:51 AM IST
It has been a year to the day since Thiago arrived at Liverpool from Bayern Munich in a reported 20 million pound (.5 million) deal, with the Spanish international playing 34 games in all competitions, including 24 league games last season.
Guardiola says defender Dias added to City's leadership group(Action Images via Reuters)
Guardiola says defender Dias added to City's leadership group(Action Images via Reuters)

Guardiola says defender Dias added to City's leadership group

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Ruben Dias joined Manchester City from Benfica last year and was a mainstay of Pep Guardiola's defence as he helped the club win the Premier League title.
Football representational image(HT Image)
Football representational image(HT Image)

Germany, Portugal attack plans for 2-year soccer World Cup cycle

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 10:17 AM IST
FIFA claimed Thursday it has the support of fans for the World Cup to be held more often. European soccer body UEFA and South American counterpart CONMEBOL are against the idea and have said they could boycott extra tournaments.
Brazilian soccer legend Pele(REUTERS)
Brazilian soccer legend Pele(REUTERS)

Pele takes ‘a little step back’ in recovery from surgery

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 09:30 AM IST
Pele's daughter Kely Nascimento posted a picture with her father on Instagram which she said she had just taken in his room at the Albert Einstein hospital. “He is recovering well and within normal range. Promise!” Kely Nascimento said.
FC Barcelona forward Memphis Depay.(FC Barcelona)
FC Barcelona forward Memphis Depay.(FC Barcelona)

With Messi, Griezmann gone, Depay ready for 'difficult' challenge at Barcelona

By Karan Prashant Saxena
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2021 08:49 AM IST
The 2021 football summer transfer window saw Lionel Messi moving to PSG on a permanent transfer, while Antoine Griezmann returning to Atletico Madrid on loan. 
Considered by many to be the greatest footballer of all time, Pele has been in poor health in recent years, and has had various stints in the hospital.(AFP)
Considered by many to be the greatest footballer of all time, Pele has been in poor health in recent years, and has had various stints in the hospital.(AFP)

Pele's condition ‘stable’ says daughter

AFP |
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2021 05:14 AM IST
  • The statement came shortly after Pele's daughter Kely Nascimento posted a photo of herself next to her father in the hospital, seeking to cheer up his fans. 
Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman celebrates.(Pool via REUTERS)
Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman celebrates.(Pool via REUTERS)

Bayern winger Coman out for two weeks after minor heart surgery - Nagelsmann

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 07:08 PM IST
The Frenchman, who came on as a late substitute in their 3-0 Champions League group-stage win at Barcelona earlier this week, will resume training as early as next week after going under the knife on Thursday.
No guarantees for Arsenal goalkeeper Leno, says Arteta (in frame)(REUTERS)
No guarantees for Arsenal goalkeeper Leno, says Arteta (in frame)(REUTERS)

No guarantees for Arsenal goalkeeper Leno, says Arteta

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 12:10 PM IST
German Leno started Arsenal's first three league games of the season but was dropped after the team conceded nine goals without reply in those matches, including a 5-0 hammering by Manchester City late last month.
Tottenham draw 2-2 with Rennes
Tottenham draw 2-2 with Rennes

Tottenham draws, Roma wins in new Europa Conference League

AP |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 17, 2021 08:13 AM IST
The new third-tier European tournament could allow Mourinho to complete a career treble after previously winning the Champions League and Europa League.
PSG's Ander Herrera, right, celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the match during the Champions League match.(AP)
PSG's Ander Herrera, right, celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the match during the Champions League match.(AP)

PSG fail to shine on Europe’s night for underdogs

UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2021 10:15 PM IST
  • First it was Young Boys beating Manchester United. Now it's Club Brugge holding PSG. Over two nights, fairytale runs show why the Super League is such a bad idea.
Representational image.(REUTERS)
Representational image.(REUTERS)

England push France out of top three in FIFA men's rankings

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2021 05:24 PM IST
Belgium remained the top ranked side, followed by Brazil. European champions Italy, on a record unbeaten international run of 37 matches, are fifth with Argentina sixth.
Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp(AP)
Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp(AP)

‘We got carried away by our own football’: Klopp

PTI | , Milan
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2021 10:30 AM IST
The Liverpool manager was surprised at lack of summer interest in Divock Origi when he answered a question about why the Belgian has not featured for his side much of late.
Real Madrid's Rodrygo celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates(REUTERS)
Real Madrid's Rodrygo celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates(REUTERS)

Late Rodrygo strike earns Real Madrid win at Inter

Reuters |
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2021 08:24 AM IST
The Brazilian met a cushioned pass from fellow replacement Eduardo Camavinga and volleyed home in the dying minutes as Carlo Ancelotti’s side triumphed against their major rivals for top spot in Group D.
Sporting's Luis Neto, right, vies for the ball with Ajax's Sebastien Haller during a Champions League, Group C soccer match(AP)
Sporting's Luis Neto, right, vies for the ball with Ajax's Sebastien Haller during a Champions League, Group C soccer match(AP)

Haller scores 4 goals as Ajax routs Sporting Lisbon in CL

AP | , Lisbon, Portugal
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2021 08:23 AM IST
Steven Berghuis also scored for the Dutch champions at the José Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon.
Manchester City's Bernardo Silva, Ruben Dias, Jack Grealish and Gabriel Jesus celebrate after the match(Action Images via Reuters)
Manchester City's Bernardo Silva, Ruben Dias, Jack Grealish and Gabriel Jesus celebrate after the match(Action Images via Reuters)

Manchester City survive Nkunku hat-trick to overwhelm Leipzig 6-3

Reuters | , Manchester, England
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2021 08:01 AM IST
It was a hugely entertaining match at the Etihad Stadium and although City manager Guardiola will be happy with the three points he will be concerned about the spaces his team left for the German side to exploit on the break.
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