Advert

Football

  • Madrid see off Bayern to reach third straight Champions League final

    Madrid see off Bayern to reach third straight Champions League final

    Holders Real Madrid reached the Champions League final for a third year in a row after taking advantage of Bayern Munich’s carelessness in attack and defence to draw 2-2 in their semi-final second leg on Tuesday, winning 4-3 on aggregate. Bayern...

  • Watch: World Cup trophy arrives in Russia

    Watch: World Cup trophy arrives in Russia

    The FIFA World Cup Trophy arrived in the far eastern Russian city Vladivostok on Tuesday as part of its global tour ahead of this summer's soccer championship. Among those at the ceremony welcoming the trophy to Russia was Brazilian World Cup...

  • Simeone hat-trick deals Napoli title hopes a severe blow

    Simeone hat-trick deals Napoli title hopes a severe blow

    Napoli's Serie A title hopes were dealt a potentially fatal blow on Sunday when they slumped to a 3-0 defeat at Fiorentina after defender Kalidou Koulibaly was sent off in the eighth minute and their rivals took advantage with a Giovanni Simeone...

  • Late Fellaini header condemns Wenger to Old Trafford defeat

    Late Fellaini header condemns Wenger to Old Trafford defeat

    Arsene Wenger's final match at Old Trafford as Arsenal manager ended in defeat with a stoppage time header from substitute Marouane Fellaini earning the points for second-placed Manchester United. Paul Pogba drove United into the lead in the 16th...

  • Watch: Piciollo's stunner puts City in final

    Watch: Piciollo's stunner puts City in final

    VALLETTA         2 Denni 80 Piciollo 83 BALZAN          1 Alves 67 Ten-man Valletta gave a clear testament of their champion pedigree when they came from behind to beat Balzan and book their place in the FA Trophy final. Goals from Denni and...

  • Man City close in on points record with 4-1 win at West Ham

    Man City close in on points record with 4-1 win at West Ham

    Manchester City secured a comfortable 4-1 win over West Ham United at the London Stadium on Sunday to move within two of the Premier League's single-season points record. PFA Young Player of the Year Leroy Sane got City -- already confirmed as...

  • Watch: NBA roundup: Mitchell, Jazz oust Westbrook, Thunder

    Watch: NBA roundup: Mitchell, Jazz oust Westbrook, Thunder

    Rookie star Donovan Mitchell scored 38 points in Game 6 and the Utah Jazz closed out the Western Conference first-round series with a 96-91 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City. The Jazz...

  • Celtic thrash Rangers to secure seventh straight title

    Celtic thrash Rangers to secure seventh straight title

    Celtic clinched their seventh successive Ladbrokes Premiership title in stunning style with a 5-0 thrashing of ragged rivals Rangers at Parkhead. Odsonne Edouard, the 20-year-old French striker on loan from Paris St Germain, scored a first-half...

  • City eye double, Balzan seek revenge in semi-final

    City eye double, Balzan seek revenge in semi-final

    Football is a game that provides different emotions to players and fans and the last seven days Valletta and Balzan experienced contrasting feelings after a dramatic end to the Premier League season. Valletta were on fiesta mode after winning...

  • Juve's late rally sinks ten-man Inter

    Juve's late rally sinks ten-man Inter

    Serie A leaders Juventus scored twice in the last five minutes to win 3-2 at Inter who had earlier come from behind to lead despite playing with ten men in an extraordinary Serie A match at San Siro last night. Juve’s win took them four points...

  • Fabregas effort enough as Chelsea edge Swansea

    Fabregas effort enough as Chelsea edge Swansea

    Chelsea’s chase for a top-four Premier League spot gathered pace as Cesc Fabregas scored a landmark goal to deepen Swansea’s relegation concerns. Fabregas struck as early as the fourth minute on a wet night in south Wales - his 50thPremier League...

  • Birkirkara clinch Trophy final berth

    Birkirkara clinch Trophy final berth

    BIRKIRKARA 1 Rolovic 49 SLIEMA WANDERERS 1 Temile 62 (Birkirkara win 3-2 on penalties) Penalty sequence M. Scerri (S) misses 0-0; E. Herrera (B) misses 0-0; E. Agius (S) misses 0-0; S. Dimitrov (B) scores 0-1; M. Muchardi (S) misses 0-1; W. Acosta...

  • Watch: Jaguars NFL owner bids for fan-filled Wembley Stadium

    Watch: Jaguars NFL owner bids for fan-filled Wembley Stadium

    England's Football Association is in negotiations to sell Wembley Stadium, the home of the national soccer team, to US billionaire Shahid Khan, owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars. A spokesman for the FA confirmed on Thursday it had received an...

  • Watch: Stripes, Blues out to end season in style

    Watch: Stripes, Blues out to end season in style

    Sliema Wanderers and Birkirkara have had a topsy-turvy season but this weekend they have the chance to put themselves in a good position of winning a major trophy when they go head to head in the FA Trophy semi-finals. The Wanderers enjoy a great...

  • Tarxien maintain Premier status

    Tarxien maintain Premier status

    Tarxien Rainbows earned a narrow victory by a goal to nil over Żejtun Corinthians to maintain their Premier League status, at the Hibs Stadium. The Rainbows broke the deadlock inside seven minutes when Samba Tounkara sent the ball towards an...

  • Watch: This is Napoli's year, says Fontanella

    Watch: This is Napoli's year, says Fontanella

    The Serie A title race was thrown wide open last weekend after Napoli stunned Juventus at the Allianz Stadium to cut their gap to just one-point within the Bianconeri.  Another intriguing weekend in Italy's top-flight is nearing as Juventus will...

  • Watch: Iniesta to leave Barcelona at the end of the season

  • 'I'm a victim of a fake news' – Saintfiet

    'I'm a victim of a fake news' – Saintfiet

    Tom Saintfiet feels that he is a victim of a fake news after the Belgian was sacked by the Malta FA on Wednesday following a report that said that he had applied for the job of Cameroon coach. A report on BBC sport said that Saintfiet was one of...

  • Stripes beat Hibernians to clinch title

    Stripes beat Hibernians to clinch title

    Birkirkara successfully defended the BOV Women’s League title after brushing aside rivals Hibernians 4-1 on the final day of the season to finish four points clear of the Paolites. This was the first league title for Birkirkara coach Melania...

  • Payet inspires Marseille to 2-0 win over Salzburg in Europa semi

    Payet inspires Marseille to 2-0 win over Salzburg in Europa semi

     Olympique de Marseille's Dimitri Payet set up both goals as he guided them to an impressive 2-0 home win over Salzburg in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final on Thursday. Florian Thauvin headed in Payet's free kick after 15 minutes...