newsfootball4 days ago

Antonio Conte named LMA's Manager of the Year

Chelsea's Antonio Conte was adjudged the Manager of the Year by the League Managers Association at their awards ceremony on Monday after the Italian led his club to the Premier League crown and the FA Cup final. Chelsea will play Arsenal in the Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.
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reportfootball5 days ago

Real Madrid win first La Liga crown since 2012

Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema scored a goal each against Malaga to lead Real Madrid to their first La Liga crown since 2012. Real, who needed only a draw to win the La Liga, are in line for a double as they face Juventus in the Champions League final on June 4 in Cardiff.
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reportfootball5 days ago

Premier League Roundup | Liverpool qualify for Champions League; Spurs crush Hull City

Liverpool qualified for the Champions League after a 3-0 win over Middlesbrough on the last day of the Premier League season. Liverpool’s result meant that Arsenal failed to make it to the Champions League for the first time in 20 years, despite registering a 3-1 victory over Everton.
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reportfootball5 days ago

CK Vineeth brace helps Bengaluru FC win Federation Cup title

A CK Vineeth brace in the second period of extra time (107', 118') saw Bengaluru FC edged out arch-rivals Mohun Bagan 1-0 to be crowned the Federation Cup champions at the Barabati Stadium, in Cuttack. The Blues mocked the odds and booked a place in next season's AFC Cup.
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newsfootball6 days ago

AIFF defends India's U-17 win over Italy U-17

The AIFF has defended the reporting of the Indian U-17 football team's 2-0 win over the Italy U-17 team in a fixture on Friday. An AIFF official said that the team were representing the European nation as opposed to being a collection of representatives from the lower ranks of the Italian league.
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newsfootball6 days ago

Stage set for Bengaluru-Bagan battle at Barabati

It's a clash of the old versus the new when Mohun Bagan takes on Bengaluru FC in the finals of the Federation Cup today in Cuttack. While Bengaluru may be the favorites for the title on paper, Bagan will fancy their chances in the absence of Bengaluru's talisman Sunil Chettri.
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reportfootball8 days ago

Premier League | Kane scores four as Spurs put six past Leicester City

Harry Kane pumped in four goals to help secure Spurs' 25th win of the season with a 6-1 thrashing of defending champions Leicester City. In doing so, Kane not only took the lead in the Golden Boot race, he also joined an elite list of players to have achieved the 25-goal mark in consecutive seasons.
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newsfootball9 days ago

LoC Boss Javier Ceppi: Kochi Declared Fit for FIFA U17 World Cup

The Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium in Kochi was today declared fit for hosting the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup. The announcement was made by the Tournament Director of the Organising Committee, Javier Ceppi, after inspecting the work in the stadium and the training sites.
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reportfootball9 days ago

Ronaldo brace sinks Celta; United record 15th league draw

A Cristiano Ronaldo brace, followed by a goal each by Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos, took Real Madrid to within a point of sealing their first La Liga title since 2012. Meanwhile, in the Premier League, Manchester United were held to their 15th draw of the season, by Southampton at St. Mary's.
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reportfootball10 days ago

EPL Roundup | Arsenal keep playoff hopes alive; Man City trash West Brom to move to third place

Alexis Sanchez scored a stunning brace to help Arsenal beat Sunderland 2-0 to keep their Champions League hopes alive. Elsewhere, Manchester City thumped West Bromwich Albion 3-1 to move to the third place with one game remaining to complete their English Premier League season.
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