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Hazard’s latest brilliance raises doubts on Chelsea future

Photo: Chelsea’s Eden Hazard, third left, scores his sides first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and West Ham at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Monday, April 8, 2019. London, Apr 9 : Eden Hazard’s slalom through the opposition before scoring the Chelsea opener on Monday didn’t exactly leave the West Ham fans speechless. “Eden Hazard,” ...

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Barking runner Peter is ready to run London

Emdad Rahman: Barking & Dagenham resident Peter Phillips is set for the London Marathon and is determined to make a positive impact for the Children’s Society – The charity he is running to support. The thirty three year old who boasts a Parkrun personal best of 19.27 and is running his first ever marathon. Phillips works for Barking and Dagenham ...

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Gerard Deulofeu double stuns Wolves, puts Watford in FA Cup final

Javi Gracia hailed “angry” Gerard Deulofeu after the Spaniard came off the bench to spark an incredible comeback as Watford beat Wolves 3-2 to set up an FA Cup final against mighty Manchester City.   Gracia’s side looked down and out at Wembley on Sunday, trailing 2-0 late in normal time before a moment of magic from Deulofeu and a ...

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Barcelona, Juventus focus on Europe, Champions League rivals face home challenges

With the completion of their domestic title defenses seeming a formality, Barcelona and Juventus can now focus on the Champions League.   For the rest of the quarterfinalists it’s a far more challenging period that will stretch their squads while ambitions at home and abroad are juggled.  Here is a look at this week’s first legs:   Tottenham-Manchester City   ...

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Messi, Suarez lead Barca past 10-man Atletico to boost lead

Photo: Barcelona forward Luis Suarez waves with his shirt as he celebrates scoring his side’s first goal after passing Atletico goalkeeper Jan Oblak, right, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday April 6, 2019. Spain, Apr 7 : Barcelona increased its lead of the Spanish ...

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Salah ends goal drought, helps Liverpool back to top of EPL

Photo: Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah, left, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary’s stadium in Southampton, England Friday, April 5, 2019. Southampton, Apr 6 : Mohamed Salah chose the perfect moment to end the longest goal drought of his Liverpool career. It helped to lift his team ...

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Mymensingh Panchrukhi Primary clinches Bangamata GC crown; Sylhet Haripur Govt. Primary wins Bangabandhu GC title

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina gives away the trophy to the players on Thursday, Apr 4, 2019. Photo: Courtesy Sport Desk : Mymensingh Panchrukhi Govt. Primary School of Nandail Upazilla Under Mymensingh District clinched the Bangamata Begum Fazilatunnesa Mujib Gold Cup Primary School Football title beating Tipurgani BK Govt. Primary School of Lalmonirthat District by 1-0 goal in the final at ...

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European soccer players back Italian following racial abuse

Photo: Cagliari fans shout to Juventus’s Moise Kean, center with back to camera, after he scored his side’s second goal during a Serie A soccer match between Cagliari and Juventus at the Sardegna Arena Stadium in Cagliari, Italy, Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Milan, Apr 4 : A black player for Italy’s most popular soccer club won support from other European ...

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Altus Football tournament brings unity on and off the pitch

Altus Football hosts teams from its four regional locations – Birmingham, Bradford, Derby and East London – at England’s training base at St. George’s Park for a series of matches marking the end of the eight-week project The final was attended by the founder of Altus Football and former professional footballer Kashif Siddiqi, ex-Plymouth Argyle striker and programme mentor Cherno ...

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Messi, Suarez score late in 4-4 draw for Barca at Villarreal

Photo: El delantero del Barcelona Luis Suárez festeja con sus compañeros tras anotar el gol que decretó el empate 4-4 ante de visita al Villarreal por la Liga de España, el martes 2 de abril de 2019. Barcelona, Apr 3 : Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez came to Barcelona’s rescue Tuesday, scoring late goals to salvage a 4-4 draw at ...

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