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‘They just defend’ Klopp frustrated as stubborn Man Utd hold Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp bemoaned Manchester United’s defensive tactics and a controversial VAR call as the European champions’ 17-game winning run in the Premier League came to an end in a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford. Marcus Rashford’s controversial goal handed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s struggling Red Devils a 1-0 half-time lead, but they could not hold out for a much-needed ...

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Laos’s Young Elephants stuns Mohun Bagan by 2-1 victory

Forward Somxay Keohanam scored a brace as Young Elephants FC, came from behind, to notch a 2-1 goals win over Mohun Bagan Athletic Club of India in their group A opening match of Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup Football Tournament held on Sunday at MA Aziz Stadium in Chattogram. In the day’s proceeding, both the teams launched attacks at the ...

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Man City beats Palace 2-0 to keep up pressure on Liverpool

Photo: Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha, right, jumps as Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne tackles him during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park in London, England, Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. London, Oct 20 : Manchester City shrugged off a defensive injury crisis to beat Crystal Palace 2-0 in the Premier League on ...

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Bayern denied again as Augsburg draws 2-2 in injury time

Photo: Augsburg’s Philipp Max and Munich’s Serge Gnabry challenge for the ball during a German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Augsburg and Bayern Munich in Augsburg, Germany, Saturday, Oct.19, 2019. Berlin, Oct 20 : Augsburg substitute Alfred Finnbogason scored in injury time to hold Bayern Munich to a 2-2 draw and prevent the German champion from reclaiming the top spot ...

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Sk Kamal Football: Ctg Abahani off to flying start, crush TC Sports 4-1 

Chattogram, Oct 19 : Former champions and hosts Chattogram Abahani Limited got off to a flying in the 3rd edition of Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup Football Tournament upsetting defending champions TC Sports Club of the Maldives by 4-1 goals in the opening match at the floodlit MA Aziz Stadium here on Saturday. Nigerian forward Chinedu Matthew scored twice while ...

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Harden caps preseason with a scoring flourish

Miami, OCT 19 : James Harden sure seems in midseason form. Russell Westbrook isn’t there yet. Harden, the reigning NBA scoring champion, scored 44 points in 35 minutes — 18 of those points coming in the third quarter — and the Houston Rockets ended the preseason with a 144-133 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night. “James was ridiculous,” ...

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Price, Mete, Suzuki help Canadiens beat Wild 4-0

Montreal,  OCT 18 : Carey Price made 17 saves for his first shutout of the season and Victor Mete and Nick Suzuki scored their first NHL goals in a first-period burst in the Montreal Canadiens’ 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night. Joel Armia and Brendan Gallagher also scored and Nick Cousins had an assist in his Montreal ...

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Sarfaraz removed as Pakistan T20 and test captain

Photo: Pakistani captain Sarfaraz Ahmed speaks to reporters ahead of Twenty20 matches against Sri Lanka in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. Islamabad, Oct 18 : Babar Azam has replaced Sarfaraz Ahmed as Pakistan’s Twenty20 captain until next year’s T20 World Cup in Australia, and Azhar Ali has been appointed test captain for the 2019-20 season. The change in captaincy ...

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Injured Tamim to miss 2nd round of National Cricket League

Tamim Iqbal. File photo Dhaka, Oct 17 : A muscle strain on the right side of the rib forced Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal out of the second round of the National Cricket League (NCL). A BCB physician told UNB that the opener is now on a seven-day rest, and he will be assessed to check if he is fit enough ...

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Women are having a greater impact on NBA than ever before

Practice is over and Boston Celtics assistant coach Kara Lawson is still working She stands under the basket rebounding and giving feedback to rookie guard Carsen Edwards as he shoots from different spots on the court.  After swishing his final three attempts he jogs over to her. “Thanks, coach,” Edwards says before exchanging a high-five with Lawson. Welcome to the ...

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