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Lionel Messi’s record-breaking boots to be auctioned for charity

Lionel Messi scored his 644th goal for FC Barcelona on December 22, 2020. In the process, he set the record for most number of goals for one club, after surpassing the previous record set by Brazilian legend Pele for Santos. The boots that Messi wore on that fateful night have now been put up for auction in order to raise ...

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Arsenal ease past Slavia Prague into Europa League semi-final

Arsenal scored three goals within six minutes of the first half to reach the Europa League semi-finals as they eased past hosts Slavia Prague 4-0 on Thursday. Nicolas Pepe, Alexandre Lacazette and Bukayo Saka crammed their goals in between the 18th and 24th minutes and Lacazette then added another in the second half to round off the score and a ...

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Liverpool knocked out of Champions League by Real Madrid

Liverpool’s Champions League campaign ended in disappointment as Real Madrid set up a semi-final meeting with Chelsea by keeping Jurgen Klopp’s side at bay in a goalless draw at Anfield. Real arrived at Anfield protecting a 3-1 lead from the first leg and while they eventually went through in relative comfort Liverpool will curse themselves for missing several glorious first-half ...

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PSG knock Bayern out on away goals

Paris St Germain reached the Champions League semi-finals despite a 1-0 home defeat by Bayern Munich on Tuesday as the title holders bowed out on away goals after a 3-3 aggregate result. Eric Choupo-Moting scored the only goal of a mesmeric encounter before the interval but it was not enough to overturn the German side’s 3-2 loss in last week’s ...

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Five South African women cricketers stuck in Bangladesh after Covid tests

Five members of a South African women’s cricket team have become stranded in Bangladesh after testing positive for Covid-19, officials said Tuesday. Seventeen other members of the South Africa Emerging team left Bangladesh late Monday, before the country imposed a ban on international flights over a surge in new cases there. The five remaining have been put into isolation in Dhaka, said ...

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Man Utd stage comeback win at Tottenham

Late goals by Edinson Cavani and Mason Greenwood sealed Manchester United a 3-1 comeback win against Tottenham Hotspur, cementing their place in the Premier League top-four and leaving the London club’s hopes of joining them looking slim on Sunday. Cavani had a goal controversially ruled out in an otherwise dull first half shortly before Son Heung-min gave Tottenham a 40th-minute ...

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Mbappe strikes as PSG keep pressure on Lille

Kylian Mbappe’s goal set Paris Saint-Germain on their way to a 4-1 win at Strasbourg on Saturday as Mauricio Pochettino’s side moved back to within three points of leaders Lille in the Ligue 1 title race. Pablo Sarabia and Moise Kean also scored in the first half while Leandro Paredes netted the fourth from a free-kick as PSG made short ...

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Delhi Capitals beat Chennai Super Kings by 7 wickets

Delhi Capitals defeated Chennai Super Kings by 7 wickets in the second match of Indian Premier League (IPL) at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday night. Delhi Capitals scored 190/3 playing 18.4 overs, while Chennai Super Kings bagged 188/7 in 20 overs. Chasing a target of 189 runs, Delhi Capitals wrapped up proceedings with eight balls to spare. DC reached ...

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Chennai Super Kings take on Delhi Capitals in 2nd IPL match tonight

Chennai Super Kings will take on Delhi Capitals in the 2nd match of IPL 2021 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai at 8:00pm tonight. Meteorologists say that the maximum temperature in Mumbai would be 33°C on today. Along with that, the humidity would be around 55%. Chennai Super Kings Predicted Playing XI: Faf du Plessis, Ambati Rayudu, Suresh Raina, MS Dhoni ...

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NFL player Phillip Adams killed 5, then himself

Former NFL player Phillip Adams fatally shot five people, including a prominent doctor, his wife and their two grandchildren before killing himself early Thursday. York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson told a news conference that investigators had not yet determined a motive for Wednesday’s mass shooting. “There’s nothing right now that makes sense to any of us,” Tolson said. Dr. Robert ...

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