Sports: Lionel Messi Donates Half a Million Euros to Hospitals in Argentina to Help in Covid-19 Fight


Lionel Messi (Photo Credit: Reuters) Lionel Messi’s contribution allowed Buenos Aires-based foundation Casa Garrahan to purchase respirators, infusion pumps and computers for hospitals. IANS Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 12:33 PM IST Buenos Aires: Lionel Messi has donated half a million euros to help hospitals in his native Argentina fight the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

Sports: Former Arsenal Star Ian Wright Reveals Racist Abuse on Social Media


Former England striker Ian Wright made the racist messages he received on social media public. Former England striker Ian Wright made the racist messages he received on social media public. AFP Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 12:30 PM IST London: Former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright has been subjected to a barrage […]

Sports: Lyon Women Awarded French League Title for 14th Consecutive Time


Lyon women (Photo Credit: Lyon) French football federation ended the women’s French league season due to Covid-19 and declared leaders Lyon as the winners. AFP Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 12:21 PM IST Paris: French women’s football giants Lyon will be declared league champions for the 2019-20 campaign, collecting the title for the […]

Sports: Cagliari Players Give up Month's Salary to Avoid Team Layoffs Amid Covid-19 Crisis


File photo of Nainggolan scoring for Cagliari. (Photo Credit: Reuters) Cagliari president Tommado Giulini thanked the players ‘for their sensitivity in wanting to contribute to protecting the club’ in the difficult time of Covid-19. AFP Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 12:18 PM IST Milan: Italian top-flight club Cagliari announced on Monday that their […]

Sports: Atalanta Teenage Midfielder Andrea Rinaldi Dies from Brain Aneurysm


Andrea Rinaldi (Photo Credit: @atalantabc) 19-year-old Andrea Rinaldi suffered brain aneurysm three days ago while training and passed away on Monday. AFP Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 9:36 AM IST Milan: Atalanta midfielder Andrea Rinaldi died, aged 19, on Monday three days after suffering a brain aneurysm. The teenager became ill on Friday […]

Sports: Zlatan Ibrahimovic Returns to AC Milan as Individual Training Begins in Italy


Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Photo Credit: Reuters) Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be quarantined before he can join the training at AC Milan but he has also left some questions unanswered back home. Associated Press Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 9:29 AM IST Stockholm: Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to Italy on Monday and is set to spend time […]

Sports: Real Madrid Return to Training Ahead of Planned La Liga Restart in June


Real Madrid. (Photo Credit: Reuters) None of the Real Madrid players came back with positive coronavirus tests last week. AFP Last Updated: May 12, 2020, 2:01 PM IST Madrid: Real Madrid’s players returned to work at the club’s training ground on Monday ahead of the planned resumption of La Liga next month. After […]

Sports: East Bengal-Quess Row: Players to Approach AIFF Through FPAI Over Contract Termination


East Bengal (Photo Credit: AIFF Media) East Bengal players are set to reach out to AIFF after Quess controversially terminated their contracts. PTI Last Updated: May 11, 2020, 11:49 AM IST Kolkata: The Football Players’ Association of India (FPAI) is planning to approach the AIFF seeking parent body’s intervention after East Bengal Club’s […]

Sports: La Liga Chief Wants Restart by June 12 Despite Eight New Positive Coronavirus Tests


La Liga president Javier Tebas (Photo credit: Reuters) Despite Sunday’s announcement of more positive Covid-19 tests, Javier Tebas insisted Spain was on the right track for a speedy resumption of football. AFP Last Updated: May 11, 2020, 11:34 AM IST Madrid: The president of Spain’s La Liga on Sunday said he hopes the […]

Sports: 'I Was Unlucky': IM Vijayan on Not Playing Alongside Sunil Chhetri, Bhaichung Bhutia Together


Sunil Chhetri (top) and IM Vijayan IM Vijayan said in an Instagram live chat with Sunil Chhetri that had he delayed his retirement by a couple of years, he would have played alongside him and Bhaichung Bhutia. Trending Desk Last Updated: May 11, 2020, 10:53 AM IST IM Vijayan, Bhaichung Bhutia and Sunil […]