reportfootball6 hours ago

WATCH: Champions and Europa League Round-up | Sevilla defeat Leicester City; United edge past Saint-Etienne challenge

EPL champions Leicester City were edged by Sevilla in their CL Round of 16 match 2-1, but Jamie Vardy’s crucial away goal helped them stay in the hunt for a last-eight place. Manchester United defeated Saint-Etienne 1-0 in the second leg to take them to 4-0 and into the Europa league's Round of 16.
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featurefootball18 hours ago

Top five goal routs in Champions League’s history

Manchester City and AS Monaco played out an 8-goal thriller on Tuesday, however, it was still a far way off from the record held by the Borussia Dortmund-Legia Warszawa game where 12 goals were scored earlier this season. Here is a list of the most high-scoring games in Champions League’s history.
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newsfootball20 hours ago

Delhi's pollution could see them lose World Cup hosting rights

Delhi could end up losing the chance of hosting marquee matches of the U-17 World Cup amidst concerns of “extremely high” pollution levels in the city post-Diwali. Javier Ceppi did not confirm that Delhi could be scrapped as a venue for the event but said that it could miss out on knockout games.
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reportfootballa day ago

WATCH : Champions League Round-up | Atletico Madrid defeat Bayer Leverkusen; City prevail over Monaco

Last year's runners-up Atletico Madrid defeated Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in the Champions League last-16 tie to put the club within reach of the Champions League quarterfinals. In another match, Sergio Aguero scored twice to help Manchester City win 5-3 against Monaco after being down 1-2 at half-time.
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newsfootball3 days ago

Wenger worried about artificial pitch ahead of Arsenal's FA Cup clash

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is concerned that the artificial pitch could prove worrisome in their fifth round FA Cup clash against Sutton United tonight. Wenger also warned the Arsenal players against complacency when facing the lower-league club and called on them to be ready for a big fight.
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newsfootball4 days ago

Arsene Wenger: My preference is always to manage Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has expressed his desire to extend his association as manager with Arsenal, a club that he has been associated with for the past 20 years. Wenger, 67, said he wasn't contemplating retirement as yet and would look to manage elsewhere if Arsenal shut the doors on him.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Hope my I-League record is broken, says Chhetri

National captain Sunil Chhetri hopes that his record of being the top Indian goalscorer in the I-league is broken soon, saying that it will be good for the national team. He also said that assuming that India are in an easy group for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers would be a big mistake.
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featurefootball6 days ago

Five managers who can replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

From Jorge Sampaoli to Massimiliano Allegri, here are the five managers whom Arsenal could eye as the replacement for Arsene Wenger if and when he decides to leave in the summer.
Amlan Majumdar
newsfootball6 days ago

Constantine to take up U-17 India manager role on a temporary basis

National team coach Stephen Constantine will temporarily take over at the helm of the Under-17 football team after coach Nikolai Adam resigned in controversial circumstances. Constantine has been given the job ahead of the U-17 World Cup even as AIFF continue to look for a permanent replacement.
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newsfootball6 days ago

India gears up for FIFA U-17 WC as infrastructure nears completion

The FIFA U-17 World Cup, to be held in India later this year, will not face any pre-tournament hiccups as the infrastructure will be ready well ahead, informed the Tournament Director. To be held in six different cities, the tournament will see most the stadia ready by the end of April.
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