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  • Watch: Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win

    Watch: Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win

    England ended a 22-year win drought against the Netherlands thanks to Jesse Lingard's strike for a 1-0 triumph after a performance of composure and quality in a friendly on Friday. Gareth Southgate's World Cup-bound England side were superior for...

  • Watch: Late Banega and Lanzini strikes help Argentina win without Messi

    Watch: Late Banega and Lanzini strikes help Argentina win without Messi

    Late goals from Ever Banega and Manuel Lanzini helped an Argentina side deprived of talisman Lionel Messi edge past Italy 2-0 at Manchester City's Etihad Stadium on Friday. With the Barcelona forward missing through a muscle problem, it was a game...

  • Watch: Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback

    Watch: Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback

    World champions Germany drew 1-1 with Spain in a high tempo friendly on Friday as they launched their preparations for a title defence in Russia and Spain's Diego Costa made his comeback following a transfer ban. Germany were made to work hard...

  • Watch: Brazil sink Russia 3-0 with second-half breakthrough

    Watch: Brazil sink Russia 3-0 with second-half breakthrough

    A string of second-half goals helped a Brazil side deprived of talisman Neymar to an emphatic 3-0 friendly win over World Cup hosts Russia in Moscow on Friday. After several missed chances in the first half, Brazil's Miranda finally broke the...

  • Ibrahimovic - the latest high-profile player to sign for LA Galaxy

    Ibrahimovic - the latest high-profile player to sign for LA Galaxy

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic has joined Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy after his contract at Manchester United was ended early by mutual consent. The former Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona and Paris St Germain forward becomes the latest star to...

  • Galaxy confirm Ibrahimovic signing, Swede says ready to win

    Galaxy confirm Ibrahimovic signing, Swede says ready to win

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he is ready to win silverware with Los Angeles Galaxy after a full-page advert in Friday's LA Times confirmed his move to the MLS club from Manchester United. The advert, in which Ibrahimovic was pictured in the white...

  • Swiss prevail over resilient Malta

    Swiss prevail over resilient Malta

    MALTA U-21 1 Nwoko 67 SWITZERLAND U-20 3 Aebischer 12 Janjicic 60 D. Vella 81og A battling display from the U-21 national team was not enough to secure a positive result as the U-20 selection of Switzerland emerged winners by three goals to...

  • Sprint king Bolt on target in Borussia Dortmund training

    Sprint king Bolt on target in Borussia Dortmund training

    Multiple Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt had the chance to show off his football skills on Friday, nutmegging an opponent and scoring with a header as he trained with Borussia Dortmund in front of a cheering crowd. Some 1,500 people were in the...

  • Watch: Swiss U-20 a good testing ground – Vella

    Watch: Swiss U-20 a good testing ground – Vella

    Malta U-21 coach Silvio Vella talked up the importance of this afternoon’s friendly against Switzerland’s U-20 side at the Centenary Stadium (kick-off: 1pm) as the Malta youngsters step up their preparations for Tuesday’s Euro qualifier in...

  • Watch: We are still adapting to Saintfiet's ideas - Muscat

    Watch: We are still adapting to Saintfiet's ideas - Muscat

    Disappointment reigns in Malta's dressing room after they fell to a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Luxembourg in stoppage time, at the National Stadium. Malta, ranked 185 in the FIFA Rankings were far more conservative than they were on Tom...

  • Malget's late goal sinks Malta

    Malget's late goal sinks Malta

    MALTA                           0 LUXEMBOURG                1 Malget 90 Tom Saintfiet suffered his second succesive defeat as Malta coach as Kevin Malget's injury-time goal earned Luxembourg a 1-0 win at the National Stadium. Luxembourg took...

  • Watch: Bale nets hat-trick and claims record

    Watch: Bale nets hat-trick and claims record

    Ryan Giggs enjoyed a dream start as Wales manager on a night when Gareth Bale became his country's top goalscorer in a 6-0 win over China. Wales comfortably booked their place in Monday's China Cup final against the Czech Republic or Uruguay as...

  • Watch: Schembri enthusiastic about Saintfiet's management

    Watch: Schembri enthusiastic about Saintfiet's management

    Andre Schembri is enthusiastic about the ideas that Tom Saintfiet is trying to implement in the national team, as the Belgian coach prepares to guide Malta for just the second time against Luxembourg on Thursday at the National Stadium (kick-off:...

  • Watch: Muscat eyeing solid display against Luxembourg

    Watch: Muscat eyeing solid display against Luxembourg

    Zach Muscat is relishing the opportunity for the national team to put up two strong performances as they face Luxembourg, on Thursday at the National Stadium (kick-off: 6pm) and Finland, next Monday in Turkey.  "These are two important tests,...

  • Watch: Was the Malta team that lost 12-1 to Spain drugged at half-time?

    Watch: Was the Malta team that lost 12-1 to Spain drugged at half-time?

    Updated 5.30pm with Spiteri Gonzi's comment Almost 35 years after being thrashed 12-1 by Spain, members of that Malta national football team have alleged that they were drugged at half-time.  "It was like we were drunk. Like going out to Paceville...

  • Mifsud keen to play key role in City’s title quest

    Mifsud keen to play key role in City’s title quest

    Michael Mifsud provided a timely reminder of his scoring prowess when the veteran striker came off to bench to fire home an injury-time winner against St Andrews on Saturday that kept the Citizens in this season’s title race. It looked as though...

  • Napoli will keep pushing in title chase – Sarri

    Napoli will keep pushing in title chase – Sarri

    Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri said that his players will keep pushing as the Partenopei edged Genoa 1-0 on Sunday. Spanish defender Raul Albiol headed in the winner as closed the gap on leaders Juventus to two points. Juventus’ march towards a...

  • Ronaldo hits four in Real Madrid's thrilling win over Girona

    Ronaldo hits four in Real Madrid's thrilling win over Girona

    Cristiano Ronaldo continued his scorching scoring run by bagging four goals in Real Madrid's hugely entertaining 6-3 La Liga win over Girona on Sunday. Ronaldo opened the scoring in the 11th minute with a deadly first-time finish but former...

  • Updated: Napoli cut Juve's lead

    Updated: Napoli cut Juve's lead

    Second-placed Napoli cut Juventus's lead at the top of Serie A to two points when Raul Albiol's header gave them a 1-0 win over a defiant Genoa on Sunday. Milan came from behind to beat Chievo 3-2 in a San Siro thriller and the video assistant...

  • Keita leads Leipzig comeback to beat Bayern 2-1

    Keita leads Leipzig comeback to beat Bayern 2-1

    RB Leipzig came from a goal down with Naby Keita scoring once and setting up the other goal to stun Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich 2-1 on Sunday and rekindle their Champions League hopes. It was Leipzig's first ever win over the Bavarians and...