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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: Man. City suffer surprise home loss to Lyon

    Watch: Man. City suffer surprise home loss to Lyon

    Manchester City suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at home to Olympique Lyonnais in their opening Champions League Group F game on Wednesday. Lyon took the lead in the 26th minute through Maxwel Cornet, who drove home after Fabian Delph made a hash of...

  • Watch: Bayern's Sanches scores, earns applause on return to Lisbon

    Watch: Bayern's Sanches scores, earns applause on return to Lisbon

    Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches made a memorable return to former club Benfica Lisbon, scoring once and helping set up the other goal in the Germans' 2-0 Champions League Group E opening win on Wednesday. The 21-year-old Benfica youth...

  • Watch: Real stroll past Roma to make convincing Champions League start

    Watch: Real stroll past Roma to make convincing Champions League start

    Real Madrid got their Champions League title defence off to a strong start on Wednesday by convincingly beating AS Roma 3-0 at home with goals from Isco, Gareth Bale and a stoppage-time strike from returning striker Mariano Diaz. Julen Lopetegui's...

  • Watch: Ronaldo sees red as Juventus beat Valencia

    Watch: Ronaldo sees red as Juventus beat Valencia

    Cristiano Ronaldo's first Champions League appearance for Juventus lasted only 29 minutes as the competition's record scorer was sent off but his side opened their Group H campaign with a 2-0 win at Valencia on Wednesday. Valencia - Juventus...

  • Watch: Luxembourg club hopes to hold its own in the Europa League

    Watch: Luxembourg club hopes to hold its own in the Europa League

    It is the kind of match-up that would be impossible in the modern Champions League -- the mighty AC Milan play their first group game away to little Dudelange, the first team from Luxembourg to compete in the Europa League group stage.They...

  • Firecrackers and bangers set off outside Juventus hotel in Valencia

    Firecrackers and bangers set off outside Juventus hotel in Valencia

    CristianoRonaldo and his Juventus team mates were the target of an attempt to disturb their Champions League preparations for Wednesday's match against Valencia after a group of people set off bangers and fireworks outside their hotel. "A group of...

  • Watch: "No mountain too high for improving Liverpool

    Watch: "No mountain too high for improving Liverpool

    Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp believes his players have proved there is "no mountain they cannot climb" after stepping up a level to clinch a dramatic victory over Paris St Germain at Anfield. Brazilian forward Roberto Firmino struck a stoppage...

  • Debutants Red Star hold Napoli

    Debutants Red Star hold Napoli

    Red Star Belgrade ground out a 0-0 home draw against Napoli on the Serbian side's Champions League debut as their goalkeeper Milan Borjan made a flurry of telling saves in a pulsating Group C clash on Tuesday. Napoli dominated the opening half and...

  • Watch: Late Firmino strike gives Liverpool thrilling win

    Watch: Late Firmino strike gives Liverpool thrilling win

    Roberto Firmino struck a stoppage-time winner as Liverpool beat Paris St Germain 3-2 at Anfield on Tuesday after Kylian Mbappe looked to have secured a point for the French side in a compelling Champions League Group C clash. PSG had come back...

  • Hibernians upstage Birkirkara to win Women’s Super Cup

    Hibernians upstage Birkirkara to win Women’s Super Cup

    BIRKIRKARA              0HIBERNIANS              3 Hibernians ended their two-year trophy drought after beating champions Birkirkara 3-0 to win the BOV Women’s Super Cup at the Centenary Stadium, on Tuesday. The Paolites have now extended their...

  • Watch: Messi hat-trick fires Barca to victory over PSV

    Watch: Messi hat-trick fires Barca to victory over PSV

    Lionel Messi scored a sensational hat-trick as Barcelona kickstarted their Champions League campaign with a 4-0 win at home to Dutch champions PSV Eindhoven on Tuesday although they had defender Samuel Umtiti sent off in the second half. Barca's...

  • Watch: Inter strike two late goals to sink Tottenham

    Watch: Inter strike two late goals to sink Tottenham

    Inter struck twice late on to secure a stunning 2-1 victory over a crestfallen Tottenham Hotspur in their Group B opener at the San Siro on Tuesday. Mauro Icardi's superb volley levelled the scores in the 86th minute and Matias Vecino headed a...

  • Artificial pitch no excuse says Mourinho

    Artificial pitch no excuse says Mourinho

    Manchester United will not be using the artificial pitch as an excuse if they fail to beat Swiss side Young Boys in Bern in their Champions League opener, manager Jose Mourinho said on Tuesday. United begin their European campaign on their hosts'...

  • Gazidis leaves Arsenal to join Milan

    Gazidis leaves Arsenal to join Milan

    Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis will leave the Premier League team to join Italy's Milan in the latest move in a year of change at the English club. Gazidis will start work as AC Milan chief executive on Dec. 1 after almost a decade at...

  • Watch: Five talking points from the weekend's Premier League

    Watch: Five talking points from the weekend's Premier League

    Leaders Liverpool and Chelsea both maintained their 100 percent records while Manchester City kept within two points of the top with a 3-0 victory over promoted Fulham. Here are talking points from the weekend's Premier League action. Liverpool's...

  • Stripes, Hibs eye first cup

    Stripes, Hibs eye first cup

    Birkirkara and Hibernians will open the 2018/2019 women’s football season with the annual curtain-raiser as they will contend the 14th edition of the BOV Women’s Super Cup at the Centenary Stadium, this evening (kick-off: 7pm). The Stripes,...

  • Watch: 'We need any help we can get' against PSG - Klopp

    Watch: 'We need any help we can get' against PSG - Klopp

    Liverpool face an anxious wait over Roberto Firmino's availability for their huge Champions League clash with PSG as the Brazilian is still struggling with an eye injury. Firmino suffered an abrasion on the cornea of his left eye after being...

  • Watch: PSG trains ahead of Liverpool clash

    Watch: PSG trains ahead of Liverpool clash

    Real Madrid begin their quest for a fourth consecutive Champions League crown this week when the group stage begins in a competition that is more lucrative and more glamorous than ever, but also more of a closed shop than ever.This has been a...

  • Watch: Five talking-points from Serie A at the weekend

    Watch: Five talking-points from Serie A at the weekend

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first two goals for Juventus as they beat Sassuolo 2-1 on Sunday to maintain their perfect start to the season, although the win was marred by Douglas Costa's red card for spitting. Here are some other talking points...

  • Gżira inflict first defeat on neighbours Sliema

    Gżira inflict first defeat on neighbours Sliema

    A superior Gzira United inflicted on Sliema a first defeat after two consecutive wins. It was a deserved win for Darren Abdilla’s troops who dominated from the start till the end. Sliema who were reduced to ten men at half-time and missed penalty,...