Friday, December 4, 2020

Barca interim prez: I would have released Messi

Barca interim prez: I would have released Messi
Barcelona should have released Lionel Messi this summer to alleviate their financial problems, the club's acting president, Carles Tusquets, has said. The Argentina star announced in August his wish to leave Barca, his team since 2001, but he was forced to take a U-turn when...

FIFA Futsal World Championship 2000 – News – When Spain rewrote futsal history – FIFA.com

FIFA Futsal World Championship 2000 - News - When Spain rewrote futsal history - FIFA.com
Today marks 20th anniversary of Spain's first Futsal World Cup title La Roja defeated hot favourites Brazil 4-3 in final of Guatemala 2000 Then coach Javier Lozano recalls his side’s achievement Spain’s triumphant campaign at the FIFA Futsal World Championship Guatemala 2000 saw them overcome some formidable...

Sources: Barca, Dembele in talks over new deal

Sources: Barca, Dembele in talks over new deal
5:17 AM ETSam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona have started talks with Ousmane Dembele over a new contract, sources have told ESPN, with the forward's existing deal set to expire in 2022. Dembele, 23, continued his fine start to the season on Wednesday with a goal and an...

FIFA Club World Cup 2020 – News – Zamalek’s Bencharki eyes Champions League repeat – FIFA.com

Welcome to FIFA.com News - Zamalek's Bencharki eyes Champions League repeat - FIFA.com
Achraf Bencharki dreaming of second Champions League crown Moroccan has played professionally in Africa, Asia and Europe Helped Zamalek to Egypt Cup, CAF Super Cup and Egyptian Super Cup Zamalek’s Moroccan forward Achraf Bencharki will have another title shot this Friday, when his side take on fellow...

Stats: Ronaldo hits 750, beats Messi’s 70; Giroud oldest since Puskas

Stats: Ronaldo hits 750, beats Messi's 70; Giroud oldest since Puskas
Oh, what fun the Champions League can be when it is in the mood. In Group A, Bayern Munich (already comfortably through) drew Atletico Madrid 1-1. Shakhtar Donetsk blew Group B wide open by doing the double over Real Madrid, beating them 2-0. They are...

FIFA Club World Cup 2020 – News – African crown up for grabs as Cairo titans clash – FIFA.com

Welcome to FIFA.com News - African crown up for grabs as Cairo titans clash - FIFA.com
Cairo International Stadium to host ‘Final of the Century’ Al Ahly seeking a ninth continental crown while Zamalek targeting their sixth We compare the two behemoths ahead of Friday’s grand finale This Friday at 21.00 local time, football fans across Africa and the Arab world will be...

Transfer Talk: AC Milan’s Calhanoglu nears move to Manchester United?

Transfer Talk: AC Milan's Calhanoglu nears move to Manchester United?
7:12 PM ETNick JuddTransfer writer The coronavirus pandemic made the summer transfer market unlike any before it, but there were still plenty of deals done, and you can check out the major ones here. The window might be closed across the top leagues in Europe,...

FIFA Club World Cup 2020 – News – Al Ahly conquer Africa, clinch Club World Cup ticket – FIFA.com

Welcome to FIFA.com News - Al Ahly conquer Africa, clinch Club World Cup ticket - FIFA.com
Al Ahly defeated Zamalek 2-1 to win the CAF Champions League Mohamed 'Afsha' Magdy scored the late winner The Red Devils secured a spot at the FIFA Club World Cup Al Ahly beat arch-rivals Zamalek 2-1 to conquer the CAF Champions League 2019/20 and, with it, a...

Abramovich’s 1,000th game: The highs and lows of his time at Chelsea

Abramovich's 1,000th game: The highs and lows of his time at Chelsea
Chelsea hit a major landmark in their history on Sunday when the club played their 1,000th match under the ownership of Roman Abramovich. The Russian billionaire bought a controlling stake in the Blues in July 2003 and since then has overseen a dramatic upturn in...