November 15, 2019

Zverev seals semi-final spot, bumps out Nadal

Defending champion Alexander Zverev reached the last four at the ATP Finals with a 6-4 7-6(4) defeat of Russian debutant Daniil Medvedev on Friday and consigned Rafael Nadal to an early exit at the same time.
November 15, 2019

Messi goal gives Argentina 1-0 win over Brazil

Lionel Messi returned from international suspension to score the winner in Argentina's 1-0 victory over Brazil in Saudi Arabia on Friday.
November 15, 2019

Messi and Tite exchange words but Argentine has last laugh

Argentina captain Lionel Messi and Brazil coach Tite exchanged words during the clash between the South American giants on Friday but it was the forward who had the last laugh after his team's good run continued with a 1-0 win in Saudi Arabia.
November 15, 2019

Superb Spain destroy Malta 7-0 to win group

Spain clinched top spot in Group F in style by hammering Malta 7-0 at home on Friday for their biggest win of their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign as seven players got on the scoresheet.
November 15, 2019

Isak subjected to racist abuse in Romania as Sweden qualify

Sweden's joy at qualifying for Euro 2020 thanks to a 2-0 win away to Romania on Friday was tarnished by the racist abuse suffered by their striker Alexander Isak when he replaced Marcus Berg in the 78th minute.
November 15, 2019

Italy win record 10th match in a row with Bosnia rout

Italy won 10 internationals in a row for the first time in their 109-year history when goals from Francesco Acerbi, Lorenzo Insigne and Andrea Belotti gave them a 3-0 victory at Bosnia & Herzegovina in a lop-sided Euro 2020 qualifier on Friday.
November 15, 2019

Tsitsipas says plenty left in tank despite Nadal loss

Stefanos Tsitsipas said he had left "something in the tank" during his near three-hour defeat by Rafael Nadal at the ATP Finals on Friday as he focused on the weekend.
November 15, 2019

Nadal’s win over Tsitsipas in vain as Zverev reaches semis

For the second time in three days at the ATP Finals, Rafael Nadal fought off one of the game's rising powers but beating Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas proved in vain as his semi-final hopes vanished on Friday.
November 15, 2019

Sweden clinch Euro 2020 spot with 2-0 win in Romania

Sweden sealed a place at Euro 2020 after goals from Marcus Berg and Robin Quaison secured a 2-0 win away to Romania on Friday.
November 15, 2019

Debutant Itten puts Swiss on brink of Euro place

Substitute Cedric Itten, playing in front of his home crowd, scored six minutes into his Switzerland debut to give them a 1-0 win over Georgia and leave them with one foot in Euro 2020 on Friday.
November 15, 2019

Denmark win sets up crunch qualifier in Dublin

Denmark got off to a slow start before overwhelming Gibraltar 6-0 on Friday to take over the top of Group D and set up a decisive Euro 2020 qualifier in Dublin on Monday.
November 15, 2019

Warburton, Hayward join Wales coaching team

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac has appointed former captain Sam Warburton as the team's new technical advisor for defence and breakdown, the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) said on Friday.