Football

THE NOOSE IS TIGHTENING FOR the three clubs who were a core part of the original "Dirty Dozen" that constituted the founding members of the still-born European Super League.

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Juventus are the only clubs from the initial 12 yet to withdraw from the defunct ESL, and now face disciplinary action from Europe's football governing body UEFA.

May 10, 2021 08:05
NEW DELHI: Lavinio Rebello, the senior vice president of the Goa Football Association, breathed his last in Goa on Sunday.
May 10, 2021 07:05
BENGALURU FC'S AFC CUP play-off match against Eagles FC, which was scheduled for Tuesday, May 11, in Male, is in doubt after host country Maldives' sports minister ordered the ISL side to leave the island nation, citing breach of COVID-19 protocols.  Maldives sports minister Ahmed Mahloof termed the actions of three of BFC's foreign players/staff  as "unacceptable", a sentiment echoed by club owner Parth Jindal.
May 07, 2021 17:05
MUMBAI: Bangladesh territory media rights for international cricket hosted by the BCCI, as well as the remaining games for the ongoing 2020-21 season of the Premier League, have been secured by freshly minted sportscaster T Sports.  The media rights agreement was managed by Singapore-based digital rights marketplace Allrites, which sublicensed the rights from Star India. 
May 07, 2021 13:05
NEW DELHI: As a devastating second wave of the COVID-19 virus has spread across the country, two clubs from Kolkata have joined the fight against the pandemic, arranging free vaccinations for the people.
May 07, 2021 13:05
PARIS: The Winners of the 2021 Laureus World Sports Awards have been unveiled at a digital awards ceremony from Seville, Spain. Among the highlights were a fourth Laureus Award for Rafael Nadal and second Laureus Award for Naomi Osaka and the Bayern Munich football team. Lewis Hamilton was recognised for his social activism, and Liverpool FC’s Mo Salah received the Laureus Sporting Inspiration Award.
May 06, 2021 16:05
ODISHA FC HAVE ROPED IN David Villa into its Football Committee. The World Cup winning Spaniard will head the club's global football operations, a statement from the Indian Super League club said.
May 06, 2021 14:05
REAL MADRID, BARCELONA, Juventus and AC Milan, four of the original 12 "super clubs" that constituted the European Super League, which are still "holding out" against dissociating from the still-born ESL could reportedly be handed a two-year ban from UEFA's European competitions.
May 05, 2021 17:05
MEMPHIS, Tenn.: FedEx Corp. and UEFA have signed a three-year agreement in which FedEx will sponsor the UEFA Champions League, commencing at the start of the 2021/22 tournament and extending for three editions through to 2023/24.  The agreement also includes sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Youth League finals, the UEFA Champions League Futsal finals and UEFA eChampions League.
May 05, 2021 08:05
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC is partnering with DataPOWA as their real-time sports media valuation engine.
May 04, 2021 08:05
NEW DELHI: Asian Football Confederation (AFC) general secretary Windsor John hailed the 'successful organization' of AFC Champions League 2021 (West) Group E matches in India, in a letter to All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das.