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Runners take over Victoria Park

 Emdad Rahman: Runners completed 5k, 10k and half marathon distances after taking over London’s oldest public park for Easter. The run route saw participants take in Victoria Park borders, South Hackney and Bow in the East end of London, with the wide, flat paths providing many an opportunity for runners to achieve a personal best. Run Through is a London ...

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Amadi leads Sporting charge in orphan benefit game

By Emdad Rahman: A Bank holiday special saw Sporting Bengal and Flamengo FC face off at a cold, muddy and dreary Mile End Stadium in a special exhibition game to support orphans and vulnerable children around the world. The match was organised to support Muslim Aids Child Support Programme and was a rerun of the same match played at Loftus ...

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Man City beats Everton 3-1, can clinch EPL by beating United

Sports Desk : Manchester City cruised past Everton 3-1 to ensure Pep Guardiola can seal his first English Premier League title by beating Manchester United next Saturday. Goals from Leroy Sane, Gabriel Jesus, and Raheem Sterling set up the chance for City to become the quickest side to clinch the Premier League with six matches remaining. A win next week will ...

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Leicester beats Brighton 2-0 in chase for Europa spot

Sports Desk : Vicente Iborra and Jamie Vardy scored late goals as Leicester dented Brighton’s Premier League survival hopes with a 2-0 win on Saturday. Iborra nodded the ball into the bottom right corner in the 83rd minute before Vardy tapped home the second in stoppage time. Brighton striker Glenn Murray had seen a 77th-minute penalty saved by Kasper Schmeichel, while ...

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Bayern routs Dortmund 6-0, puts one hand on Bundesliga title

Sports Desk : Bayern Munich all but secured its unprecedented sixth consecutive Bundesliga title after routing Borussia Dortmund 6-0 on Saturday. Bayern can wrap up the title and extend its league titles record with a win at Bavarian rival Augsburg next Saturday. “Especially in the first half, we showed a gala performance,” coach Jupp Heynckes said after Bayern inflicted Dortmund with ...

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PSG beats Monaco 3-0, wins 5th consecutive French league Cup

Sports Desk : Paris Saint-Germain won the French League Cup for a fifth straight time, reasserting its dominance on the domestic stage by beating Monaco 3-0 in the final on Saturday. Edinson Cavani scored a brace and Kylian Mbappe was the man of the match for his involvement in all three goals. Mbappe was a constant threat at Matmut Atlantique Stadium ...

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Stepney FC reach TVL Cup Final

Talha Rahman: Two assured performances from Stepney FC saw the Reds power through to the final of the Inner London Football League TVL Cup.  Stepney began the knockout stages with a quarter final clash with joint League pacesetters SYA. A cagey performance from both teams saw Stepney edge the tie with a neat finish from the returning Jamal Rahman from ...

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Bangladeshi girls’ footballers beat Malaysia by 10-1

Bangladeshi Under-15 girls’ footballers snatched a magnificent victory thrashing Malaysia by 10-1 at the four-nation Jocky Club women’s football in Hong Kong on Friday. Malaysia is placed at 80 while Bangladesh is at 102 in the FIFA world rankings.

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Rested Messi watches Argentina get crushed 6-1 by Spain

Sports Desk  :  With Lionel Messi rested, Argentina was crushed 6-1 by Spain on Tuesday, with Real Madrid midfielder Francisco “Isco” Alarcon scoring his first career hat trick. Messi watched from the stands at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid as Spain dealt Argentina a humbling loss in the last match before their coaches pick their squads for this summer’s ...

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Brazil wins 1-0 in Berlin to end Germany’s unbeaten run

Sports Desk : Brazil defeated Germany 1-0 on Tuesday to end the World Cup champion’s 22-game unbeaten run and restore some lost pride following the humiliating mismatch between the sides in their previous meeting. Gabriel Jesus’ first-half header settled the friendly and provided his side with a welcome confidence boost some three months before the World Cup. In the absence of ...

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