TheSportsCampus

The Worlds Favourite Playground

Wednesday, Apr 26th

Last update:01:34:03 PM GMT

Headlines:
RSS
You are here: Football

Football

Amsterdam Arena to be renamed in honour of Johan Cruyff Arena

Dutch football club Ajax has announced that the Amsterdam Arena is to be renamed in honour of the legendary Johan Cruyff.

Ajax, the stadium management, the Amsterdam mayor and the city council reached an accord to re-baptize the venue as Johan Cruyff Arena, the club said on Tuesday.

Tags:
Read more...

Costa brace restores Chelsea's 7 point cushion

English Premier League (EPL) leaders Chelsea defeated Southampton 4-2 at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday to boost their advantage over second-place Tottenham Hotspur to seven points, though Spurs have a game in hand.

Chelsea, energised by their 4-2 win over Spurs in last weekend's FA Cup semifinal, got two goals from Diego Costa, who had gone seven matches without scoring.

Tags:
Read more...

Liverpool and Man United target looking to move this summer

At least three Brazilian Serie A clubs have shown interest in signing Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) winger Lucas Moura, according to media reports. The 24-year-old has fallen out of favour under PSG coach Unai Emery in recent weeks, having played in only one of the team's past five matches.

According to Uol news service, Moura's priority is to go to another European club if the Ligue 1 outfit opt to sell him in summer.

Read more...

Nuri Sahin extends stay at Borussia Dortmund

German football club Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday extended midfielder Nuri Sahin's contract, keeping the Turkey international until June 30, 2019.

"We're all delighted Nuri's staying with us. He grew up in the region, he's a really good guy and Borussia Dortmund is deeply ingrained in him," Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke said in a statement.

Read more...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: "Giving up is not an option"

User Rating: / 1
PoorBest 

Manchester United veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic said on Monday that he will decide when it is time to stop playing football. The Swedish striker sustained a serious knee injury during Thursday's Europa League quarter-final second leg victory over Anderlecht and will be sidelined for six to eight months.

"One thing is for sure, I decide when it's time to stop and nothing else," the Swedish player said on his Instagram account.

Read more...

The Magic of Messi lights up yet another El Clasico

The Argentine media has heaped praise on star footballer Lionel Messi for his match winning performance for FC Barcelona in the 'El Clasico' against bitter rivals Real Madrid.

The Argentine star scored two goals, including a sublime curling strike in the last minute of the second half added time as Barcelona clinched a thrilling 3-2 win at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid on Sunday night.

Read more...

La Liga: Messi's late winner sees Barcelona prevail in El Clasico

Lionel Messi scored a goal in virtually the last second of the game to give FC Barcelona a thrilling 3-2 win away to Real Madrid and blow the race for the Spanish football league title wide open. The result on Sunday night leaves Barcelona level on points with Real Madrid at the top of the table, although Madrid have played a game less.

A win for the home side would have virtually assured them the league title with five matches left to play, and as early as the first minute there was controversy as Ral Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo went down after a challenge from Samuel Umtiti in the Barcelona penalty area. However, television replays showed that the Real Madrid striker greatly exaggerating the contact.

Read more...

Page 1 of 1018

  • «
  •  Start 
  •  Prev 
  •  1 
  •  2 
  •  3 
  •  4 
  •  5 
  •  6 
  •  7 
  •  8 
  •  9 
  •  10 
  •  Next 
  •  End 
  • »