Football

Jose Mourinho believes Anthony Martial will come good

MANCHESTER: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has backed Anthony Martial to make a positive impact this season after the French forward failed to earn his trust last term. United’s top scorer in his first season, Martial was used only sparingly in Mourinho’s maiden campaign, but came ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Sent Off, But Real Madrid Roll Over Barcelona

Real Madrid and Barcelona meet again in Madrid for the second-leg of the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday. Cristiano Ronaldo scored and was sent off as Real Madrid beat a Barcelona side missing Neymar by winning 3-1 in the first leg of ...

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Mata and Herrera provide Manchester United injury boost

Juan Mata and Ander Herrera will be ready to face Valerenga on Sunday after recovering from injuries on Manchester United’s pre-season tour. Manchester United should be able to welcome back Juan Mata and Ander Herrera for Sunday’s friendly with Valerenga in Oslo, ...

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FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Groups to be drawn today, but why are Argentina, Italy, Portugal missing?

When it was announced that India would be hosting the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup, getting a chance to witness some of the finest young football talents in the world likely exoked much excitement among football fans in India. Although the opportunity ...

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Confederations Cup 2017: Chile sizzle, but Julian Draxler’s victorious Germany lay out mission statement for 2018

And so, this then was football’s freak show — the final of the Confederations Cup: Chile, the fearlessly gung-ho kings of South America playing a resplendent Germany, who, as a work in progress, were the revelation of this Confederations Cup. ...

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