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  • Watch: Pogba rejoices as Man Utd extend Solskjaer's winning start

    Watch: Pogba rejoices as Man Utd extend Solskjaer's winning start

    Paul Pogba celebrated the birth of his first child by scoring a penalty to help defeat Brighton 2-1 at Old Trafford on Saturday as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer became the first Manchester United manager to win his opening seven games in charge. Pogba...

  • Casemiro wonder goal helps Madrid defeat Sevilla

    Casemiro wonder goal helps Madrid defeat Sevilla

    Casemiro's stunning long-range strike and a late goal from Luka Modric earned Real Madrid a 2-0 win over Sevilla on Saturday and a much-needed boost to their flailing title challenge in La Liga. Madrid began the day 10 points adrift of leaders...

  • Watch: Salah fires Liverpool seven points clear

    Watch: Salah fires Liverpool seven points clear

    Liverpool moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League as Mohamed Salah's double inspired a dramatic 4-3 victory over Crystal Palace, while Manchester United stretched their winning streak to seven games as they beat Brighton 2-1 on...

  • Watch: El Shaarawy strike lifts Roma into Champions League places

    Watch: El Shaarawy strike lifts Roma into Champions League places

    Stephan El Shaarawy struck the winner as Roma held off Torino 3-2 to move into the Champions League places on Saturday as Serie A returned to action after a three-week winter break. El Shaarawy fired in the winner midway through the second half...

  • Tarxien see off St Andrews challenge

    Tarxien see off St Andrews challenge

    TARXIEN RAINBOWS 2 Woo Ling 24og Faria 48 ST ANDREWS 1 Davis 53 pen.  Tarxien Rainbows were back to winning ways after overcoming St Andrews 2-1, in a nerve-wrecking encounter at the Hibs Stadium.  This was the first win for the Rainbows since...

  • Solid Senglea ease past Mosta

    Solid Senglea ease past Mosta

    MOSTA 0 SENGLEA THLETIC 3 Caseres 4 Romulo 52 Garcia 65 Senglea Athletic extended their fantastic start in 2019 after easing past Mosta 3-0 at the Hibs Stadium, on Saturday. After seeing off Qormi 4-0 last weekend, Enzo Potenza’s team brushed...

  • Watch: Jota treble fires Wolves to leave Puel under fire

    Watch: Jota treble fires Wolves to leave Puel under fire

    Diogo Jota's hat-trick piled pressure on Leicester manager Claude Puel as the Wolves midfielder's last-gasp strike secured a thrilling 4-3 win on Saturday. Nuno Espirito Santo's side blew a two-goal lead and then wasted a 3-2 advantage, but...

  • Watch: Ħamrun Spartans chief threatens team withdrawal after odd goal celebration

    Watch: Ħamrun Spartans chief threatens team withdrawal after odd goal celebration

    Ħamrun Spartans president Nunzio Antignani has threatened to withdraw his team from the BOV Premier League if the Malta Football Association or the Malta Football Referee Association fail to take any action following an incident during his team’s...

  • Sliema, Floriana share spoils

    Sliema, Floriana share spoils

    The old firm derby between Sliema Wanderers and Floriana ended all square in an entertaining 1-1 draw. Sliema’s resistance was broke on 21 minutes. Arthur Oyama delivered a teasing cross into the goalmouth and Lucas Vieira was on hand to head...

  • Conti's late leveller rescues Maroons

    Conti's late leveller rescues Maroons

    ĦAMRUN SPARTANS  1 Criaco 14 GŻIRA UNITED             1 Conti 90 Gżira United needed a stoppage time equaliser from new signing Gianmarco Conti to bag a 1-1 draw against Ħamrun Spartans at the National Stadium The result lifted Gżira just one...

  • Birkirkara bag first win under Riise

    Birkirkara bag first win under Riise

    A 3-0 success over Pietá Hotspurs was John Arne Riise's first exploit at Birkirkara, achieved with tactical acumen and vast reserves of spirit. The Stripes did get the early goal they wanted. Maurizio Vella sent Matthew Guillaumier free on the right.

  • Watch: Maltese Abroad: Positive streak for Schembri's Apollon

    Watch: Maltese Abroad: Positive streak for Schembri's Apollon

    CYPRUS Apollon Limassol's Andre Schembri featured in both league and domestic cup's commitments during the past week. In the Cyprus top-flight, the former Malta player played 90 minutes as Apollon emerged winners over Omonia Nicosia 2-1, to...

  • Spain to help China develop football

    Spain to help China develop football

    La Liga and China's Super League on Friday signed an accord to "make Chinese football grow throughout the world." "We are going to learn from La Liga as much about developing young players as about promoting our brand," Dong Zheng, the general...

  • Mansueto ready for Gudja’s promotion push

    Mansueto ready for Gudja’s promotion push

    Gudja United 2Mqabba 0 Gudja United coach Josef Mansueto is ready to lead Gudja United to a promotion push as the southerners kept up the pace with the Division One pacesetters when they beat Mqabba 2-0 on Wednesday. Dhonathan Santos Da Hora was...

  • Spartans deny Kopric transfer rumours

    Spartans deny Kopric transfer rumours

    Ħamrun Spartans have denied reports that they are interested in signing former Birkirkara goalkeeper Miroslav Kopric. Ħamrun team manager Giovanni Farrugio told The Times of Malta that the Spartans have no plans to bring in new players at the...

  • Live: Football transfers and rumours - Jan.17 - Veselji heading to Serbia

    Live: Football transfers and rumours - Jan.17 - Veselji heading to Serbia

    The winter transfer window reopened on New Year's Day. The timesofmalta.com sports section will keep you up-to-date with all the latest transfer gossip and movements throughout the whole month. So make sure you stay with us to follow all the...

  • Watch: Gżira coach Abdilla wary of Spartans

    Watch: Gżira coach Abdilla wary of Spartans

    Gżira United coach Darren Abdilla is expecting a tough test this evening when they take on Ħamrun Spartans at the National Stadium (kick-off: 19.00). After last week’s disappointing draw against Tarxien Rainbows, title-chasers Gżira head into...

  • Wach: Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar defy Asian Cup haters

    Wach: Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar defy Asian Cup haters

    Qatar overcame a hostile atmosphere to beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 and clinch top spot in their Asian Cup group after a contest bristling with political animosity on Thursday. Almoez Ali bagged a double in Abu Dhabi, where the Qatari national anthem was...

  • Watch: City's Saleh shines as Oman reach last 16

    Watch: City's Saleh shines as Oman reach last 16

    Muhsen Al Ghassani and Mohammed Al-Musallami fired late goals as Oman beat Turkmenistan 3-1 in Abu Dhabi to progress in third place from Group F. The Gulf side took the lead after 20 minutes thanks to an Ahmed Al Mahaijri free-kick after...

  • Watch: Mind the gulf as crisis-hit Qatar, Saudis clash at Asian Cup

    Watch: Mind the gulf as crisis-hit Qatar, Saudis clash at Asian Cup

    Nineteen months of diplomatic rancour will be recast as 90 minutes of football when isolated Qatar take on Saudi Arabia in a clash bristling with political symbolism at the Asian Cup on Thursday. With Saudi Arabia the chief protagonist in a Gulf...