reportfootballa day ago

Confederations Cup | Chile and Germany share the spoils

World champions Germany and South American champions Chile played out a 1-1 draw at the Confederations Cup at Kazan Arena in Russia. Chile took the lead through Alexis Sanchez's record-breaking goal early in the first half but Germany earned a point through Lars Stindl’s finish in the 41st minute.
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reportfootball2 days ago

Confederations Cup 2017 | Ronaldo strikes in Portugal win while Mexico eliminate New Zealand

Cristiano Ronaldo struck for Portugal in the early minutes of the match that saw his side beat Russia by 1-0 in the Confederations Cup yesterday. Mexico had to come from behind, in the second half, to win their match against New Zealand 2-1, a game that ended the Kiwi's campaign in Russia.
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reportfootball5 days ago

Confederations Cup | Portugal hold Mexico to a 2-2 draw while Chile beat Cameroon

A stoppage-time header from Hector Moreno helped Mexico eke out a 2-2 draw after they had gifted an own goal and a likely win to Portugal in the Confederations Cup. Chile won the other encounter thanks to goals from Arturo Vidal, with an 81st-minute header, and a late goal from Edu Vargas.
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newsfootball8 days ago

Sunil Chhetri surpasses Wayne Rooney to become the fourth highest active goalscorer in international football

Sunil Chhetri displaced England striker Wayne Rooney to occupy the fourth spot on the international highest active goalscorer list courtesy his winning strike against Kyrgyzstan. Chhetri is now behind Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Clint Dempsey who occupy the top three positions in that order.
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newsfootball8 days ago

Star Football crosses the 1 million followers mark on Twitter

Star Sports' official football Twitter handle has crossed the 1 million follower mark on the social media platform to become the first Indian football handle to go past the milestone. The account now has more followers than 12 teams that take part in the English Premier League.
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reportfootball10 days ago

Asian Cup 2019 Qualifiers | Sunil Chhetri shines as India beats Kyrgyz Republic 1-0

Yesterday, Asian Cup Qualifiers saw an entertaining match between India and Kyrgyz Republic, where the Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri showed his class again and scored the match winning goal to help India register a 1-0 win. India's next qualifier is against Macau on September 5.
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newsfootball12 days ago

Bengaluru and Jamshedpur to be a part of ISL - 4

Bengaluru and Jamshedpur have won their respective bids to introduce teams into the ISL and will now lock horns with the eight original franchises in the ISL from the fourth edition onwards. Tata Steel won the bidding for the Jamshedpur-based team, while the JSW-group will own the team in Bengaluru.
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newsfootball12 days ago

Indian Super League | ISL to announce winning bids for new teams today

The organisers of the Indian Super League (ISL) are set to announce the winning bids for the new teams in the tournament today. The bids were invited from prospective team owners in ten cities across the country. May 25th was the last day for the submission of bids for the new teams.
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newsfootball13 days ago

Football Round Up | England hold Scotland to a 2-2 draw while Poland thrash Romania

England came from behind to hold neighbours Scotland to an exciting 2-2 draw courtesy a stoppage-time volley by English captain Harry Kane at Hampden Park in Glasgow. Meanwhile, Poland thrashed Romania 3-1 at home while Germany routed San Marino 7-0 to stay at the spot in their Qualification group.
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newsfootball13 days ago

Diego Maradona excited to take on Sourav Ganguly in an exhibition match

Footballing legend Diego Maradona expressed his excitement ahead of his upcoming charity match against Bengal's very own Sourav Ganguly via his Facebook page. The Argentine footballer is set to visit Kolkata in September and will feature in the match scheduled to take place on September 19th.
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