500 up for Messi as Barca beat Real Madrid in thriller

Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal to send them top of La Liga with an injury-time winner against 10-man Real Madrid at the Bernabeu.Barca, whose win put them top because of a better head-to-head record, have five games left, Real ... — Read More

Borussia Dortmund to 'pull together' against Monaco after explosions damage bus

"Shocked" Borussia Dortmund players will "pull together" when they face Monaco, 24 hours after their team bus was damaged by explosions in Germany.Defender Marc Bartra fractured his wrist in the incident, which led to Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg being ... — Read More

Goalkeeper Felix Annan says sacked Zdravko Lugarusic not to blame for Kotoko's poor form

Asante Kotoko goalkeeper Felix Annan has absorbed sacked coach Zdravko Lugarusic of any blame saying the players deserve the flak for the team's stale performances.  The Porcupine Warriors held an emergency management committee meeting after Sunday's 0-0 draw with Ebusua Dwarfs.It ... — Read More

Yusif Chibsah confirms Daniel Amartey is paying for playing in the AFCON with Ghana

Former Ghana international and close pal of Daniel Amartey, Yusif Chibsah has revealed the reason behind Daniel Amartey’s recent bench role at Leicester City.According to him the Ghanaian’s decision to leave his club at the middle of the season and play ... — Read More

Angry Kotoko fans storm training over Medeama defeat, sack coach Lugarusic

Kotoko coach Zdravko Logarusic is feeling the heat after disgruntled fans stormed the team's training ground less than 24 hours after their 2-1 defeat at Medeama - leaving the Croatian trainer petrified in his car.The infuriated fans are seeking to prevent ... — Read More

Brazil become first team to qualify for World Cup

Brazil have become the first team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, maintaining their proud record as the tournament's only ever-present side with a little help from Lionel Messi's foul mouth and lightly-regarded Peru.The five-times champions beat Paraguay 3-0 on ... — Read More

Africa elected Ahmad for change – FIFA chief Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Friday the election of Ahmad Ahmad as Confederation of African Football chief was “a vote for change” after almost 30 years under Cameroonian Issa Hayatou.Ahmad, head of Madagascar’s football federation, won the election in the Ethiopian ... — Read More

Podolski stunner helps Germany beat England

Gareth Southgate suffered his first defeat in charge of England as Lukas Podolski's spectacular second-half winner provided a fitting farewell to his Germany career in Dortmund.Southgate had been undefeated in four games as interim manager following Sam Allardyce's abrupt departure from ... — Read More

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