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Daily Archives: June 6, 2019

Real Madrid agree fee for Chelsea’s Eden Hazard: Reports

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Eden Hazard of Chelsea (File Photo) Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is set to join Real Madrid after a deal worth 100 million euros ($112.65 million) plus add-ons was agreed between the two clubs on Thursday, British and Spanish media reported. There was no official word from Madrid or London. Spain’s AS sports daily, citing unnamed sources, said on its website ...

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Women’s World Cup 2019: Male chauvinism is entrenched in FIFA, says Hope Solo

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Hope Solo won the Women’s World Cup in 2015 for U. S. (File Photo) Ahead of the FIFA World Cup, former American footballer Hope Solo has expressed her disappointment over the disparity in prize money between the men’s and women’s editions of the tournament saying it shows that “male chauvinism is entrenched” in FIFA. This year’s Women’s World Cup is ...

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Bhaichung Bhutia congratulates Sunil Chhetri on becoming India’s most capped player

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Bhaichung Bhutia is the former captain of the Indian football team. (File Photo) Former captain Bhaichung Bhutia congratulated his successor Sunil Chhetri for surpassing his record and becoming India’s most capped international player. Chhetri on Wednesday made his 108th appearance for India, eclipsing Bhutia’s record of 107 matches when he walked out to lead the side against Curacao in the ...

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Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick sends Portugal into Nations League final

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Cristiano Ronaldo converted a first-half free kick then netted two late goals to give the hosts a spot in Sunday’s final of UEFA’s newest competition. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick as Portugal defeated Switzerland 3-1 Wednesday to reach the final of the inaugural UEFA’s Nations League. Ronaldo converted a first-half free kick then netted two late goals to give ...

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Manchester City asks court to block Champions League ban case

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Manchester City have asked the Court of Arbitration for Sport to throw out the case that UEFA’s independent investigators passed to a panel of judges (vetembaste Photo) Manchester City has launched a legal challenge to block UEFA’s pursuit of a Champions League ban for violating soccer’s spending regulations, The Associated Press has learned. The Premier League champion has asked the ...

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