September 18, 2018

Late Firmino strike gives Liverpool 3-2 win over PSG

Roberto Firmino struck a stoppage-time winner as Liverpool beat Paris St Germain 3-2 at Anfield on Tuesday after Kylian Mbappe looked to have secured a point for the French side in a compelling Champions League Group C clash.
September 18, 2018

Leeds cruise past Preston to stay top

Leeds United opened a three-point lead at the top of the English Championship with a 3-0 win over Preston North End on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Pochettino defends team selection after ‘cruel’ defeat

Mauricio Pochettino defended his team selection after Tottenham Hotspur suffered a "cruel" 2-1 defeat by Inter Milan in their Champions League Group B opener at the San Siro on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Messi hat-trick fires Barca to victory over PSV

Lionel Messi scored a record eighth Champions League hat-trick as Barcelona kick-started their campaign with a 4-0 home win over PSV Eindhoven, although they had defender Samuel Umtiti sent off late in the second half on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Inter strike two late goals to sink Tottenham

Inter Milan staged a late smash-and-grab raid as goals by Mauro Icardi and Matias Vecino secured a 2-1 home win over Tottenham Hotspur in their Champions League Group B opener on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Umpire who gave pep talk to Kyrgios at U.S. Open suspended by ATP

The Swedish chair umpire who gave a pep talk to Australian Nick Kyrgios during a U.S. Open match this year has been suspended without pay for two weeks, the ATP Tour said on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Mourinho: Artificial pitch no excuse, United must beat Young Boys

Manchester United will not be using the artificial pitch as an excuse if they fail to beat Swiss side Young Boys in Bern in their Champions League opener, manager Jose Mourinho said on Tuesday.
September 18, 2018

Man charged after Spanish golfer found dead on Iowa golf course

Police in the United States have charged a homeless man with the murder of Celia Barquin Arozamena on Tuesday, a day after the Spanish amateur golfing champion was found dead on a golf course in Iowa.
September 18, 2018

Italian govt says 2026 Winter Games bid is ‘dead’

The Italian government said on Tuesday it will no longer back a bid to stage the 2026 Winter Olympics jointly in Milan, Turin and Cortina after the mayors of the three cities failed to unite behind the project.
September 18, 2018

No Pasaran – London football team sells out of Spanish Civil War shirts

A small, newly-founded soccer team in the lower reaches of English football has attracted international fame after its new shirt, inspired by the fight against nationalists in the Spanish Civil War, went viral in Spain and sold out.
September 18, 2018

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

Sierra Leone face the prospect of a ban from international competition by FIFA after the country's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) followed through on a threat to raid the offices of its football association on Tuesday.
September 17, 2018

Liverpool’s Firmino better but still doubt for PSG clash

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp says striker Roberto Firmino's eye injury is not as serious as feared but said it was too soon to know if he would be clear to play in Tuesday's Champions League clash with Paris St Germain.