Advert

Sport

  • United manager Moyes set for sack – reports

    David Moyes will be sacked as Manchester United manager, according to reports. A series of reports surfaced yesterday afternoon that the Scot’s ill-fated reign as Red Devils boss would shortly be brought to an end, possibly even before this...

  • Football results

    The Championship: Birmingham vs Blackburn 2-4; Brighton vs Blackpool 1-1; Burnley vs Wigan 2-0; Derby vs Barnsley 2-1; Ipswich vs Bournemouth 2-2; Millwall vs Doncaster 0-0; QPR vs Watford 2-1; Sheffield Wed. vs Charlton 2-3; Yeovil vs...

  • Football news

    Aston Villa’s American owner Randy Lerner will wait until the end of the season before deciding upon his future with the club. Reports over the last week said that Lerner is looking to end his ties with the former European champions, whom he...

  • Sporting briefs

    Eto’o: Chelsea forward Samuel Eto’o is out of tonight’s Champions League semi-final first leg at Atletico Madrid because of injury. The Cameroon international has a “minor knee irritation”, while Belgium winger Eden Hazard travelled with the rest...

  • Manchester City stay alive in Premier League title race

    Manchester City kept their flickering hopes of a second Premier League title in three seasons alive and increased West Bromwich Albion's relegation worries with a 3-1 victory. Goals inside the first 10 minutes from Argentines Pablo Zabaleta and...

  • Denni goal keeps Valletta title hopes alive

    Valletta 1 Balzan 0 Denni’s solitary goal kept Valletta within touching distance of leaders Birkirkara ahead of Saturday’s ‘title showdown’. Balzan began the game confidently, threatening to take the lead as early as the 11th minute. A perfect...

  • Boston marathon defies the bombers

    Nearly 36,000 runners set out from the Boston Marathon starting line with security tight along the 26.2-mile course today, in a show of resilience a year after the bombing that turned the race into a scene of carnage. Two pressure-cooker bombs...

  • Goalless draw for Sliema and Mosta

    Sliema Wanderers 0 Mosta 0 The match billed as the ultimate direct clash for the final European football berth ended in a miserable goalless draw as Sliema and Mosta disappointed at the National Stadium last night. The match produced an exciting...

  • Moyes set for United sack - reports

    David Moyes will be sacked as Manchester United manager, according to reports. A series of reports surfaced on Monday afternoon that the Scot's ill-fated reign as Red Devils boss would shortly be brought to an end, possibly even before this...

  • Tight security for Boston Marathon

    The Boston Marathon is due to be held amid unprecedented security, one year after a pair of home-made pressure-cooker bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others. Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick said security will be tighter...

  • Liverpool go five clear, Arsenal and Everton win

    Liverpool’s dream of a first title in 24 years moved closer to reality after a 3-2 win at lowly Norwich City yesterday opened up a five-point lead over second-placed Chelsea with three matches remaining. Arsenal beat Hull City 3-0 in a...

  • Paus urges City to focus only on Balzan game

    Amid the growing hype ahead of Saturday’s potentially decisive clash between leaders Birkirkara and title rivals Valletta, coach Andre Paus has called on his players to focus solely on their impending match against Balzan this evening at the...

  • ‘I would shout for the ball and Best wouldn’t pass’

    Manchester United legend Denis Law talks about the highs and lows of his extraordinary career, his close friendship with George Best and Sir Alex Ferguson’s legacy. The man striding across the reception area of a prominent hotel in St Julian’s,...

  • Football results

    Primera LigaAlmeria vs Celta Vigo 2-4; Rayo Vallecano vs Real Betis 3-1; Sevilla vs Granada 4-0; Barcelona vs Athletic Bilbao 2-1. Leading standings: Atl. Madrid 85; Barcelona 81; Real Madrid 79; Ath. Bilbao 62; Sevilla 59; R. Sociedad...

  • Bayern’s Guardiola calls for improvement

    Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola admitted his team will have to improve if they are to reach the final of the Champions League after struggling to a 2-0 win at Eintracht Braunschweig on Saturday. The Bundesliga champions left it late before...

  • Ajax routed as violence mars Dutch final

    PEC Zwolle secured a sensational 5-1 upset triumph over hot favourites Ajax in a drama-filled Dutch Cup final in Rotterdam yesterday which was twice halted after fans threw fireworks on to the pitch. Ryan Thomas and Guyon Fernandez scored twice...

  • Football news

    Atletico Madrid playmaker Arda Turan has been declared fit to face Chelsea in tomorrow’s Champions League semi-final, first leg, the La Liga leaders said yesterday. The Turkey international has not featured since picking up a groin injury in the...

  • Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two

    Lewis Hamilton raced to a hat-trick of wins in yesterday’s Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, cruising unchallenged to the flag ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg as a dominant Mercedes claimed a third straight one-two finish. The win was the 25th of...

  • Briefs

    Benfica win title: Benfica clinched their first Portuguese league title since 2010 when the hosts beat bottom side Olhanense 2-0 with a double from forward Lima last night. The 30-year-old Brazilian, a little-known journeyman until he joined...

  • Malta juniors strike gold in Czech Rep.

    Malta 9Austria 8 (2-2, 3-1, 4-2, 0-3) The Malta junior team emulated their senior counterparts yesterday after beating Austria 9-8 in a tight final to win the Juniors 98 EU 8 Nations Tournament in Brno, the Czech Republic. Last month, Malta’s...

Advert
Advert