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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...

  • Watch: Maestro Messi fires Barcelona to 4-2 win at Spurs

    Watch: Maestro Messi fires Barcelona to 4-2 win at Spurs

    Lionel Messi lifted Barcelona out of their recent slump with two goals in a vintage display as his side survived a tenacious Tottenham Hotspur fightback to claim a 4-2 victory in Champions League Group B on Wednesday. Tottenham - Barcelona...

  • Watch: Late winner sends Napoli top with victory over Liverpool

    Watch: Late winner sends Napoli top with victory over Liverpool

    Lorenzo Insigne’s late winner gave Napoli a deserved 1-0 Champions League victory over Liverpool on Wednesday that saw the Italians move to the top of Group C. The Serie A side, who drew 0-0 away to Red Star Belgrade in their opening game,...

  • Watch: Inter's Icardi profits from error to net winner against PSV

    Watch: Inter's Icardi profits from error to net winner against PSV

    Mauro Icardi took advantage of an error from PSV Eindhoven goalkeeper Jeroen Zoet to gift Inter Milan a 2-1 victory in their Champions League Group B clash on Wednesday. The home side went in front on 27 minutes when Dutch junior international...

  • Watch: Neymar treble inspires PSG to 6-1 rout of Red Star

    Watch: Neymar treble inspires PSG to 6-1 rout of Red Star

    Paris St Germain got their Champions League campaign back on track with a 6-1 home rout of Serbian side Red Star Belgrade on Wednesday as Brazil forward Neymar lit up a lop-sided Group C clash with a hat-trick. Red Star, playing in the...

  • Lokomotiv derailed by late McKennie header for Schalke

    Lokomotiv derailed by late McKennie header for Schalke

    Schalke 04 midfielder Weston McKennie scored with a header two minutes from time to give the Bundesliga side a 1-0 win at Lokomotiv Moscow in a rain-soaked Champions League match on Wednesday. Schalke's first victory in Group D, in a disappointing...

  • Ronaldo denies rape accusations in tweet

    Ronaldo denies rape accusations in tweet

    CristianoRonaldo on Tuesday denied rape allegations levelled against him, saying his conscience was clear and that he would calmly await the results of any investigation. "I firmly deny the accusations being issued against me. Rape is an...

  • Hibernians sign former Udinese midfielder

    Hibernians sign former Udinese midfielder

    Hibernians are set to complete the registration of Croatian midfielder Igor Bubnjic who put pen to paper on a one-year contract.   The 26-year-old former FK Inter Zapresic midfielder boasts an eye-catching CV having played in the Italian Serie A...

  • Maltese players abroad: Gambin grabs assist, Borg opens account

    Maltese players abroad: Gambin grabs assist, Borg opens account

    CYPRUS Andre Schembri played the second 45 minutes of Apollon Limassol's 5-0 rout of Paralimni, last weekend. Apollon are set to host Olympique Marseille in their second UEFA Europa League group match, onThursday. ITALY Zach Muscat played the full...

  • Watch: Neymar, PSG still not at their best, says Tuchel

    Watch: Neymar, PSG still not at their best, says Tuchel

    Brazilian star Neymar and his coach Thomas Tuchel fully agreed on Tuesday that no-one at Paris Saint Germain was “yet at 100 per cent. ”Neymar “is perhaps not at 100 per cent, but he’s close,” Tuchel said at a press conference ahead of Wednesday’s...

  • Watch: Real Madrid suffer shock 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow

    Watch: Real Madrid suffer shock 1-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow

    A depleted Real Madrid suffered a shock 1-0 Champions League defeat at CSKA Moscow on Tuesday, extending a poor run of form for the holders that has left them without a win in three games. A brilliant victory for the Russian side, however, was...

  • Tepid United held by Valencia at Old Trafford

    Tepid United held by Valencia at Old Trafford

    Manchester United were held to a 0-0 draw by Valencia in a dour Champions League Group H clash at on Tuesday which piled more pressure on their under-fire manager Jose Mourinho amid reports linking former Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane to his...

  • Watch: Dzeko destroys Plzen as Roma cruise to victory

    Watch: Dzeko destroys Plzen as Roma cruise to victory

    Roma's Edin Dzeko was again the tormentor for Viktoria Plzen as he scored a hat-trick in a 5-0 Champions League Group G win for the Italian side on Tuesday. The Bosnia striker also put three past the Czech champions in the Europa League group...

  • Watch: Man. City earn late win at Hoffenheim through David Silva

    Watch: Man. City earn late win at Hoffenheim through David Silva

    Manchester City overcame a first-minute setback to relaunch their Champions League campaign with a 2-1 victory at Hoffenheim, clinched by a late David Silva winner, on Tuesday. The Premier League champions and current leaders, urgently needing a...

  • Watch: Dybala flourishes with hat-trick in Ronaldo’s absence

    Watch: Dybala flourishes with hat-trick in Ronaldo’s absence

    Juventusplaymaker Paulo Dybala flourished in the absence of suspended CristianoRonaldo on Tuesday, scoring a hat-trick to give the Serie A champions a 3-0 win over Young Boys in their Champions League match. Young Boys finished with 10 men...

  • Aguero available for Hoffenheim trip despite foot problem

    Aguero available for Hoffenheim trip despite foot problem

    Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is available for Tuesday's Champions League game against German side Hoffenheim despite a niggling foot problem, manager Pep Guardiola said on Monday. Aguero scored his fifth goal of the season as Premier...

  • Nevada woman sues Ronaldo for alleged sexual assault

    Nevada woman sues Ronaldo for alleged sexual assault

    A Nevada woman has sued Cristiano Ronaldo and is participating in a police investigation of the global soccer star for an alleged rape at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009, according to a complaint filed by her lawyer. Lawyers for Ronaldo, one of the...

  • Lyon face Ajax test in Women's Champions League last 16

    Lyon face Ajax test in Women's Champions League last 16

    Olympique Lyonnais will continue their quest for a record sixth Women's Champions League crown against AFC Ajax Amsterdam after the round of 16 draw was made by UEFA in Nyon on Monday. Holders Lyon, managed by Frenchman Reynald Pedros who was...

  • Mourinho not feeling the pressure as Valencia test looms

    Mourinho not feeling the pressure as Valencia test looms

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho denied on Monday that his job is on the line but did say some of his players care more than others ahead of the Champions League Group H match against Valencia on Tuesday. United have struggled this season,...

  • Depleted Real highly motivated for CSKA test - Lopetegui

    Depleted Real highly motivated for CSKA test - Lopetegui

    Champions League holders Real Madrid will have to work around a string of injuries to key players in a tough match against CSKA Moscow, manager Julen Lopetegui said on Monday. Real, who have won Champions League three years in a row, will play...

  • No crisis at Bayern, says Robben ahead of Ajax game

    No crisis at Bayern, says Robben ahead of Ajax game

    Arjen Robben rejected any suggestion of a mini crisis at German champions Bayern Munich after they dropped points in their last two Bundesliga matches. Bayern were held at home by Augsburg and lost at Hertha Berlin - after starting the season with...