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A scene from the exhibition football match between Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team and Seisho High School at Osaka in Japan on Friday. Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team won the match 3-1.

A scene from the exhibition football match between Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team and Seisho High School at Osaka in Japan on Friday. Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team won the match 3-1.

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Sanchez scores early but Chile held by Germany to a 1-1 draw

Sanchez scores early but Chile held by Germany to a 1-1 draw

AP, Kazan :Alexis Sanchez became Chile's all-time leading scorer as they were held by Germany to 1-1 in the Confederations Cup on Thursday. Both teams were in a good

Lionel Messi 'could swap tax fraud jail sentence for fine'

Lionel Messi 'could swap tax fraud jail sentence for fine'

BBC Online :Football star Lionel Messi could avoid a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud by paying a fine, Spanish media are reporting.Spain's state prosecutor would swap jail time

Mexico recover to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Mexico recover to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

AP, Sochi :Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment on Wednesday, coming from behind to win a fiery Group A

Ronaldo header earns Portugal win over Russia

Ronaldo header earns Portugal win over Russia

Cristiano Ronaldo's 74th international goal was enough to earn Portugal victory over hosts Russia in the Confederations Cup.The Real Madrid forward's early header secured a 1-0 win at Moscow's Spartak

Minnesota United's Kevin Molino (bottom) and Portland Timbers' Marco Farfan (32) get tangled up during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Minneapolis on Wednesday.

Minnesota United's Kevin Molino (bottom) and Portland Timbers' Marco Farfan (32) get tangled up during the first half of an MLS soccer match in Minneapolis on Wednesday.

Players of Mirpur Sports & Cultural Centre celebrating after defeating Nasir Football Academy by 4-0 goals in the quarter-final match of the Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation Pioneer Football League at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Thursday.

Players of Mirpur Sports & Cultural Centre celebrating after defeating Nasir Football Academy by 4-0 goals in the quarter-final match of the Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation Pioneer Football League at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Thursday.

Disabled child escorts Ronaldo onto field for 1st time in FIFA

TASS, Moscow :World's top footballer Cristiano Ronaldo walked out onto the field before the start of the Russia-Portugal football match of the 2017 Confederations Cup accompanied by a disabled ten-year

Brazilian President wishes Russia success in hosting 2018 FIFA

TASS, Moscow :Brazilian President Michel Temer expressed his confidence on Wednesday that Russia would successfully prepare for the 2018 FIFA World Cup and wished Russian President Vladimir Putin success in

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

AP, Barcelona :Cristiano Ronaldo has been summoned to appear before a Spanish judge, and Jose Mourinho could be next.Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to

Coleman poised to upstage Gatlin at US trials

AFP, Sacramento :The next generation of American sprinting talent will be on display Thursday when the US Track and Field Championships get under way in Sacramento with places at this

Germany's rising stars relishing chance to shine

AFP, Sochi :With their World Cup winners absent in Russia, Germany's rising stars are relishing their chance to shine at the Confederations Cup. None of the side that won the

Russian footballer says national team needs neither Ronaldo nor Messi

Agency, Moscow :The Russian national football team needs neither Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo nor Argentine Lionel Messi, because the presence of top level football stars would complicate the team building process,

Former soccer coach charged with 14 more counts of abuse

AP, London :A former English soccer coach has been charged with 14 more counts of child sexual abuse against four boys from the ages of 11-14.Prosecutors say Barry Bennell will

Michael Heselschwerdt, Head of Club Competition and Tobias Hedtstueck (right), Club Competition Regulation remove the balls containing the names of the soccer clubs during the drawing of the games for the Champions League 2017/18 Second qualifying round at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday.

Michael Heselschwerdt, Head of Club Competition and Tobias Hedtstueck (right), Club Competition Regulation remove the balls containing the names of the soccer clubs during the drawing of the games for the Champions League 2017/18 Second qualifying round at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland on Monday.

Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

There has been no interest from any club in Real Madrid's star player Cristiano Ronaldo, who has threatened to leave Spain after running into problems with tax authorities, according to

U-16 girls win Begum Sufia Kamal award

U-16 girls win Begum Sufia Kamal award

The Under -16 Girls who have kept the Bangladesh football's flag flying with their international success were finally rewarded when Bangladesh Mahila Parishad honored the Bangladesh women's U16 team with

Members of Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team pose for photograph at Osaka city in Japan on Monday.

Members of Bangladesh Under-16 National Women's Football team pose for photograph at Osaka city in Japan on Monday.

Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

A Spanish judge has summoned Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo to court to answer questions after he was accused of tax fraud by a state prosecutor.The Portugal international will have

In this on Sunday Shanghai SIPG players (laying) and Guangzhou R&F players, blue jersey, tussle after Shanghai's Oscar was tackled on the ground, during their Chinese Super League match in Guangzhou in South China's Guangdong province. Former Chelsea player Oscar sparked a bench-clearing tussle in the Chinese Super League game between Shanghai SIPG and Guangzhou R&F on Sunday after twice kicking the ball into players at close range.

In this on Sunday Shanghai SIPG players (laying) and Guangzhou R&F players, blue jersey, tussle after Shanghai's Oscar was tackled on the ground, during their Chinese Super League match in Guangzhou in South China's Guangdong province. Former Chelsea player Oscar sparked a bench-clearing tussle in the Chinese Super League game between Shanghai SIPG and Guangzhou R&F on Sunday after twice kicking the ball into players at close range.

Six hospitalized in Brazil football violence

Xinhua, Rio De Janeiro :Six people were taken to hospital after a brawl between rival football fans in Brazil on Sunday.Police said violence erupted before the start of the Brazilian

Former Man Utd youth coach gets Melbourne job

AFP, Melbourne :Former Manchester United youth coach Warren Joyce has been appointed the new head coach of A-League side Melbourne City, the club said Monday. Joyce, 52, spent eight years

U-23 booters' camp begins at BKSP today

U-23 booters' camp begins at BKSP today

 The residential camp of the Bangladesh Under-23 football team under the supervision of head coach Andrew Ord begins at Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan (BKSP) today (Tuesday)."I would work keeping in

Chile beat Cameroon 2-0 as video reviews draw controversy

AP, Moscow :Alexis Sanchez came off the bench to set up both Chile's goals in a 2-0 Confederations Cup win over on Sunday - but the video assistant referees were

Portland Timbers midfielder Sebastian Blanco (center) celebrates after scoring a goal with midfielder Darlington Nagbe (left) and forward Dairon Asprilla against the Colorado Rapids in the first half of an MLS soccer match on Saturday.

Portland Timbers midfielder Sebastian Blanco (center) celebrates after scoring a goal with midfielder Darlington Nagbe (left) and forward Dairon Asprilla against the Colorado Rapids in the first half of an MLS soccer match on Saturday.

12 Second Div Clubs get computers

In a very in very interesting move by BFF partners keeping in mind, 12 Second Division Club were given computers so that can help them to take advantage from the

Real Salt Lake forward Brooks Lennon (27) celebrates the goal by forward Yura Movsisyan, left, against Minnesota United during an MLS soccer match in Sandy, Utah, Saturday.

Real Salt Lake forward Brooks Lennon (27) celebrates the goal by forward Yura Movsisyan, left, against Minnesota United during an MLS soccer match in Sandy, Utah, Saturday.

D.C. United midfielders Lloyd Sam (8) and Ian Harkes (23) work to take the ball from Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco (10) during first half MLS soccer action in Toronto on Saturday.

D.C. United midfielders Lloyd Sam (8) and Ian Harkes (23) work to take the ball from Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco (10) during first half MLS soccer action in Toronto on Saturday.

Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata (10) gets the ball past Minnesota United defender Kevin Venegas (22) and forward Abu Danladi (9) during an MLS soccer match in Sandy, Utah on Saturday.

Real Salt Lake forward Joao Plata (10) gets the ball past Minnesota United defender Kevin Venegas (22) and forward Abu Danladi (9) during an MLS soccer match in Sandy, Utah on Saturday.

Portugal see Ronaldo fully focused on Confederations Cup

AP, Kazan :Portugal is not worried about Cristiano Ronaldo being distracted at the Confederations Cup by talk of his possible departure from Real Madrid.Coach Fernando Santos and some of Ronaldo's