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  • Sarri to discuss Chelsea future after Europa League final

    Sarri to discuss Chelsea future after Europa League final

    Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri plans showdown talks with the club's hierarchy after next week's Europa League final to see if they want the Italian to remain in charge next season. Sarri's side recovered from a mid-season slump in time to secure...

  • Gżira United appoint Tedesco as coach

    Gżira United appoint Tedesco as coach

    Gżira United have announced that they have appointed Giovanni Tedesco as their new head coach. In a short statement, the Premier League club said that the former Ħamrun Spartans coach had put pen to paper on a three-year contract. "We would like...

  • Watch: Maltese Abroad: Schembri scores on Apollon farewell

    Watch: Maltese Abroad: Schembri scores on Apollon farewell

    CYPRUS Andre Schembri netted his fifth goal of the season for Apollon Limassol as they lost 2-1 against Nea Salamis in the final day of the Cyprus league, as Apollon ended third on 58 points. Next season, they will play in the Europa League...

  • Watch: Xavi's last match ends in defeat for Al Sadd

    Watch: Xavi's last match ends in defeat for Al Sadd

    Xavi Hernandez’s dazzling career came to an anti-climactic end when his side Al Sadd were beaten 2-0 by Iranian giants Persepolis in their last group match of the AFC Champions League on Monday. The 39-year-old midfield genius, who helped Spain...

  • Warriors beat Trail Blazers in overtime to reach 5th straight NBA Finals

    Warriors beat Trail Blazers in overtime to reach 5th straight NBA Finals

    Stephen Curry and Draymond Green both posted triple-doubles to power the Golden State Warriors to a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday and into a fifth straight NBA Finals. The two-time defending NBA champions...

  • Women's World Cup coach dares China to 'dream big'

    Women's World Cup coach dares China to 'dream big'

    China's coach admits his side are "far apart" from the elite but has nevertheless told them to defy expectations at next month's Women's World Cup. Jia Xiuquan's team carry the hopes of a country all too used to seeing the men's side disappoint on...

  • Arsenal's Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety fears

    Arsenal's Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety fears

    Arsenal's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss the Europa League final against Chelsea in Baku amid fears over his safety. Mkhitaryan's well-being was a concern for Arsenal due to the tense political dispute between Armenia and final...

  • Watch: Blasi set to be appointed Ħamrun coach

    Watch: Blasi set to be appointed Ħamrun coach

    Ħamrun Spartans are set to appoint former Juventus and Milan player Manuele Blasi as their new head coach. The Spartans have been on the look-out for a new mentor after Giovanni Tedesco decided to leave the club at the end of the season after he...

  • Barca's Champions League runners-up dominate Spain Women's World Cup squad

    Barca's Champions League runners-up dominate Spain Women's World Cup squad

    Ten of Barcelona's losing Champions League finalists were named in Spain's Women's World Cup squad, the country's football federation (RFEF) announced on Monday. Barca were hammered 4-1 by French giants Lyon on Saturday and the likes of...

  • Watch: Mbappe to stay at PSG next season, club say

    Watch: Mbappe to stay at PSG next season, club say

    French champions Paris Saint-Germain yesterday insisted that star striker Kylian Mbappe would stay at the club next season, despite the World Cup-winner hinting that he could leave.  The 20-year-old striker said on Sunday that he wanted more...

  • Schembri to leave Apollon Limassol

    Schembri to leave Apollon Limassol

    Former Malta international striker Andre Schembri has announced that he will be leaving Apollon Limassol at the end of the season. The former Boavista forward had been on the books of the Cypriot club for the last two season and had played a key...

  • Farrugia names provisional squad for June qualifiers

    Farrugia names provisional squad for June qualifiers

    Malta coach Ray Farrugia has named a provisional squad of 26 players ahead of the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against Sweden and Romania. After kicking off their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with an uplifting 2-1 victory over Faroe Islands and...

  • Tagliaferro relieved Balzan end trophy drought

    Tagliaferro relieved Balzan end trophy drought

    Anton Tagliaferro was a relieved man on Saturday after the Balzan president saw his team finally end their long wait for a first major trophy in Maltese football when they defeated Valletta 5-4 on penalties after a thrilling FA Trophy final which...

  • Lyon remain on top as landmark strategy launched

    Lyon remain on top as landmark strategy launched

    It took Olympique Lyon half an hour to dash any hopes of an upset in the 2019 UEFA Champions League final as they eased past Barcelona to lift their fourth straight title, and sixth overall in Budapest on Saturday. For the French side, who were...

  • Atalanta on brink of Champions League after Juve draw

    Atalanta on brink of Champions League after Juve draw

    Atalanta moved into third place in Serie A and within touching distance of Champions League qualification on Sunday with a 1-1 draw at Juventus in what was Massimiliano Allegri’s last home game in charge of the champions. Josip Ilicic profited...

  • Bale bows out on bench as Madrid blow season finale

    Bale bows out on bench as Madrid blow season finale

    Real Madrid delivered a suitably dreadful end to their miserable season, and Gareth Bale was not even given the chance to say a likely goodbye, as Zinedine Zidane's side were beaten 2-0 at home to Real Betis on Sunday. Zidane had indicated this...

  • Vincent Kompany to leave Manchester City

    Vincent Kompany to leave Manchester City

    Updated at 12.40pm Vincent Kompany announced Sunday that he will leave Manchester City after 11 trophy-laden years to become player-manager of Anderlecht. Belgian defender Kompany joined City in 2008 and made 360 appearances, winning four Premier...

  • Watch: Lyon cruise to sixth Women's Champions League title

    Watch: Lyon cruise to sixth Women's Champions League title

    Lethal Lyon strolled to their fourth straight Women's Champions League crown with a 4-1 win against Barcelona in Budapest on Saturday. A first-half hat-trick from star striker Ada Hegerberg followed an early opener by Germany captain Dzsenifer...

  • Roma's Champions League hopes fade with Sassuolo draw

    Roma's Champions League hopes fade with Sassuolo draw

    Roma's hopes of reaching the Champions League next season faded on Saturday with a goalless draw at Sassuolo. There are two Champions League places left to take in Italy behind league winners Juventus and second-placed Napoli. Claudio Ranieri's...

  • Manchester City thrash Watford 6-0 to win FA Cup

    Manchester City thrash Watford 6-0 to win FA Cup

    Manchester City completed the first ever domestic treble in English football in emphatic fashion by dispatching Watford 6-0 at Wembley to claim the FA Cup on Saturday. Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick, while David Silva, Kevin de Bruyne and...