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Valletta FC owners offer contract to Bolt

Valletta FC owners offer contract to Bolt

Valletta FC's new owners are set to make a statement of intent as they offered a two-year contract to track and sprint sensation Usain Bolt, ESPN reported on Monday night. Jamaican Bolt is currently in Australia where he is currently undergoing a trial at A-League side Central Coast Mariners as he looks to earn himself a professional football...

  • Five talking points from the weekend in La Liga

    Five talking points from the weekend in La Liga

    Barcelona drew 1-1 at Valencia after Real Madrid lost 1-0 away to Alaves, allowing Sevilla to go top of La Liga with a 2-1 home win over Celta Vigo on Sunday. Here are five talking points from the weekend's La Liga action. Pass king Arthur Barca's...

  • Watch: Talking points from the weekend in the Premier League

    Watch: Talking points from the weekend in the Premier League

    Liverpool and champions Manchester City drew 0-0 at Anfield while Chelsea and Arsenal enjoyed comfortable away wins. City are top on goal difference from Liverpool and Chelsea with Arsenal two points behind. Wilson knocking on Southgate's...

  • Ronaldo among first nominees for Ballon d'Or award

    Ronaldo among first nominees for Ballon d'Or award

    Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo was among the first 10 nominees for the men's Ballon d'Or trophy announced on Monday, awarded by France Football magazine to the best player in the world. The Portuguese has won the award for the past two years...

  • Watch: Talking points from the weekend in the Bundesliga

    Watch: Talking points from the weekend in the Bundesliga

    Borussia Dortmund stayed top of the Bundesliga with a thrilling 4-3 win over Augsburg at the weekend while champions Bayern Munich slumped to another defeat, losing 3-0 at home to BorussiaMoenchengladbach. Here are some of the main talking...

  • Watch: Five Serie A talking points from the weekend

    Watch: Five Serie A talking points from the weekend

    Juventus maintained their perfect start to the Serie A campaign, making it eight wins in as many games by beating Udinese 2-0 away, while Napoli stayed six points behind thanks to a 2-0 win at home to Sassuolo. Here are five talking points from...

  • Malta U-19 girls earn point in final group match

    Malta U-19 girls earn point in final group match

    CROATIA 0MALTA 0The Malta U-19 women’s team wrapped up their participation in the 2019 UEFA U-19 Women’s European qualifying tournament on a positive note after earning a point in a 0-0 draw against hosts Croatia on Sunday. England, who beat...

  • Watch: Mbappe scores four in 14 minutes in PSG rout

    Watch: Mbappe scores four in 14 minutes in PSG rout

    World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe scored four goals in 14 second-half minutes to lead Paris St Germain to a 5-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais in a bruising Ligue 1 encounter on Sunday. Leaders PSG, already eight points clear of Lille, extended their...

  • Barca lose Liga lead after exciting draw at Valencia

    Barca lose Liga lead after exciting draw at Valencia

    Champions Barcelona's domestic strife continued as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Valencia in an absorbing La Liga game on Sunday, stretching their winless run in Spain's top flight to four games and surrendering top spot to Sevilla. The Catalans...

  • Two stunning strikes keep Napoli second, Milan teams win

    Two stunning strikes keep Napoli second, Milan teams win

    Napoli's Adam Ounas and Lorenzo Insigne scored superb goals to secure a 2-0 win over Sassuolo which moved their second-placed side six points behind Juventus in Serie A on Sunday. Carlo Ancelotti's team got off to a flying start when Ounas scored...

  • Watch: City's Mahrez misses late penalty in goalless draw at Liverpool

    Watch: City's Mahrez misses late penalty in goalless draw at Liverpool

    Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez missed an 86th minute penalty as the Premier League champions were held to a 0-0 draw at Liverpool in a top of the table clash on Sunday. Substitute Leroy Sane was brought down in the area by the lunging Virgil...

  • Impressive Barkley drives Chelsea past Southampton

    Impressive Barkley drives Chelsea past Southampton

    Ross Barkley scored his first goal for Maurizio Sarri's unbeaten Chelsea to help move them provisionally top of the Premier League in a 3-0 win at Southampton on Sunday. Willian had a shot deflected on to the crossbar and Danny Ings missed a...

  • Arsenal run riot in second half to win 5-1 at Fulham

    Arsenal run riot in second half to win 5-1 at Fulham

    Two goals from Frenchman Alexandre Lacazette, a wonderful back-heeled strike from Aaron Ramsey and two more from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave Arsenal a 5-1 win over Fulham at Craven Cottage in the Premier League on Sunday. The Cottagers had kept...

  • Watch: Real's woes deepen with Alaves loss

    Watch: Real's woes deepen with Alaves loss

    Real Madrid's miserable run of results sank to a new low as they slid to a shock 1-0 La Liga defeat at Alaves by conceding a goal deep in stoppage time on Saturday, marking their longest run without scoring in over 33 years. Veteran midfielder...

  • Azerbaijan select experienced squad for Faroes, Malta qualifiers

    Azerbaijan select experienced squad for Faroes, Malta qualifiers

    Azerbaijan coach Gurban Gurbanov selected an experienced squad as his team prepare to take on the Faroe Islands and Malta in their upcoming UEFA Nations League qualifiers on October 11 and October. Gurbanov's clan are keen to chalk up their first...

  • Watch: Mourinho's United deliver comeback win over Newcastle

    Watch: Mourinho's United deliver comeback win over Newcastle

    With manager Jose Mourinho's job reportedly on the line, Manchester United finally discovered their missing spirit to battle back from two goals down to beat Newcastle United 3-2 at Old Trafford on Saturday. A 90th-minute winner from Alexis...

  • Watch: Ronaldo on target again as Juve maintain perfect start

    Watch: Ronaldo on target again as Juve maintain perfect start

    Unstoppable Juventus maintained their perfect start to the season after 10 matches when first-half goals from Rodrigo Bentancur and Cristiano Ronaldo gave them a 2-0 win at Udinese in Serie A on Saturday. Juventus, chasing an eighth successive...

  • Davis doubles floors Birkirkara

    Davis doubles floors Birkirkara

    ST ANDREWS              2 Davis 56, 90 BIRKIRKARA               0 Martin Davis scored two second-half goals to propel St Andrews past Birkirkara 2-0 at the Tedesco Stadium. It was Jake Grech who had the first shot at goal, testing Matthew Calleja...

  • Updated: No changes in Vella's U-21 squad

    Updated: No changes in Vella's U-21 squad

    Malta U-21 coach Silvio Vella has announced his 20-man squad for next week’s double header against Hungary, on October 12, and Cyprus, on October 16 at the Centenary Stadium. These two matches, both kicking off at 17.00, will bring an end to the...

  • Hibernians seal Tarxien rout in derby

    Hibernians seal Tarxien rout in derby

    TARXIEN RAINBOWS 2 Wimmer 19 Falzon 90 HIBERNIANS 4 Fonseca 4, 55 pen. Taylon 64 Degabriele 68 Hibernians’ offensive trio dismantled neighbouring rivals Tarxien 4-2 at the National Stadium, yesterday.  In fact, Taylon, Tiago Fonseca and Jurgen...

  • Alcacer scores hat-trick as Dortmund stay on top

    Alcacer scores hat-trick as Dortmund stay on top

    Borussia Dortmund stayed top of the Bundesliga by beating Augsburg 4-3 thanks to a remarkable 30-minute hat-trick from substitute Paco Alcacer on Saturday while titleholders Bayern Munich were thumped 3-0 at home by Borussia Moenchengladbach. An...