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FIFA to stage 22-team Arab Cup in Qatar

Agency :FIFA has confirmed that Qatar will host an Arab Cup tournament in December next year which will feature 22 teams from around the region and act as a

Neymar keeps PSG on course in Champions League with Leipzig win

Neymar keeps PSG on course in Champions League with Leipzig win

AFP, Paris :A nervy Paris Saint-Germain were outplayed for long spells but held on after an early Neymar penalty to beat RB Leipzig 1-0 on Tuesday and revive their

Fernandes double helps MU avenge Istanbul defeat in CL

Fernandes double helps MU avenge Istanbul defeat in CL

Agency :A double from Bruno Fernandes helped Manchester United (MU) to a 4-1 win over Istanbul Basaksehir at Old Trafford on Tuesday, keeping them top of Champions League (CL)

Juventus move into last 16 with 2-1 win over Ferencvaros in CL

Juventus move into last 16 with 2-1 win over Ferencvaros in CL

Agency :Juventus progressed to the Champions League (CL) last 16 after a Cristiano Ronaldo goal and a late header from substitute Alvaro Morata gave them a comeback 2-1 home

Sevilla reach Champions League last 16 with 2-1 win at Krasnodar

Sevilla reach Champions League last 16 with 2-1 win at Krasnodar

Agency :Sevilla reached the Champions League knockout stages with two games to spare after a stoppage-time goal by Munir El Haddadi snatched a 2-1 win at Krasnodar in the

Haaland continues record exploits as Dortmund beat Brugge

Haaland continues record exploits as Dortmund beat Brugge

AFP, Dortmund :Erling Braut Haaland broke yet another Champions League record on Tuesday as he fired Borussia Dortmund a step closer to the knockout stages with two goals in

Barca benefited from fresh legs in win over Dynamo, says coach

Barca benefited from fresh legs in win over Dynamo, says coach

Agency :Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman was pleased to see his side play with a renewed sense of freshness in Tuesday's 4-0 win away to Dynamo Kyiv in the Champions

Nabib Newaz Ziban off to Qatar

Nabib Newaz Ziban off to Qatar

Sports Reporter :Striker Nabib Newaz Ziban of Bangladesh Football team left the city for Qatar on Wednesday to join the Bangladesh squad.Earlier, Ziban could not go to Qatar due

Arsenal's Nicolas Pepe apologises for red card

Arsenal winger Nicolas Pepe has apologised after being sent off for headbutting Leeds United defender Ezgjan Alioski in Sunday's goalless draw in the Premier League. Pepe was red carded in

Bangladesh Football team to play 1st practice match today

The Bangladesh Football team will take on Army Football team of Qatar in the first practice match scheduled to be held today (Wednesday) at Al Aziziyah Boutique (Super Club, Pitch

German Football Assoc officials demand Mueller's return

German Football Assoc officials demand Mueller's return

The future of struggling German national coach Joachim Loew remains uncertain.The German Football Association (DFB) has set a December 4 deadline for the 60-year-old to present a convincing plan for

Burnley get first win with Wood's strike against Palace

Burnley get first win with Wood's strike against Palace

Burnley secured their first win of the Premier League season as Chris Wood's eighth minute goal was enough to earn a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Turf Moor on

Griezmann defends relationship with Messi in Spanish TV interview

Griezmann defends relationship with Messi in Spanish TV interview

FC Barcelona striker Antoine Griezmann insists he has an excellent relationship with Leo Messi despite rumors to the contrary.Speaking in an interview with former Real Madrid coach Jorge Valdano on

Chelsea drawn against Benfica, Man City face Gothenburg in WCL

Chelsea will play Portuguese champions Benfica in the round of 32 in the Women's Champions League (WCL).Meanwhile, Manchester City will face Swedish side Gothenburg.Chelsea reached the semi-finals of the competition

Ibrahimovic scores twice, limps off as AC Milan stay top in Serie A

Ibrahimovic scores twice, limps off as AC Milan stay top in Serie A

AFP, Milan :Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice to bring his tally to 10 league goals this season before limping off with a muscle strain as AC Milan stayed top in

Exhibition football match held in Manikganj

Sports Reporter :An exhibition football match was held at Chakmirpur High School ground in Daulatpur upazila, Manikganj district on Friday. Above-40 male footballers took part in the friendly match.

Legend Footballer Badal Roy no more

Legend Footballer Badal Roy no more

Sports Reporter :Legend player of Bangladesh National Football team Badal Roy died on Sunday at a city hospital. He was 63. He left behind his wife and a large

Bangladesh footballers start practice at Doha

Bangladesh footballers start practice at Doha

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh Football team started their practice at Doha, the capital city of Qatar on Sunday. After reaching Doha on November 19 for the first time members of

29th edition of CAF Super Cup moved from Doha to Cairo

29th edition of CAF Super Cup moved from Doha to Cairo

Agency :The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) and the Qatar Football Association (QFA) have agreed that Qatar will not host the 2020 CAF Super Cup which was initially to

Monaco come back to stun PSG after Mbappe double

Monaco come back to stun PSG after Mbappe double

AFP, Paris :Cesc Fabregas scored a late winner from the penalty spot as Monaco came from two goals down to stun reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) 3-2 in Ligue

QFA confirms time & venue of WC Qualifying match with BD

QFA confirms time & venue of WC Qualifying match with BD

Sports Reporter :The Qatar Football Association (QFA) confirmed the match venue and the starting time of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022 and AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2023 match between

FIFA's The Best awards ceremony on Dec 17

World soccer governing body FIFA announced on Friday that it's The Best awards ceremony is slated to take place on December 17. FIFA said in its release that "In

Opportunity knocks for Atletico to make title statement against Barca

Opportunity knocks for Atletico to make title statement against Barca

AFP, Madrid :Atletico Madrid's La Liga challenge will not succeed or fail on Saturday but end a decade-long drought by beating Barcelona and they could justifiably become favourites for

Dani Alves living his 'dream' at Sao Paulo

Dani Alves living his 'dream' at Sao Paulo

Agency :Former Barcelona star Dani Alves said Thursday that he is fulfilling a life-long dream as he seeks to expand his vast collection of silverware with Brazilian club Sao

Bangladesh Football team arrive in Qatar for World Cup Qualifiers

Bangladesh Football team arrive in Qatar for World Cup Qualifiers

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh Football team arrived at Qatar to play their away match of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022 and AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2023 against their stronger

Liverpool's Salah tests corona positive again

Liverpool's Salah tests corona positive again

AFP, Cairo :Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has returned a second positive test for coronavirus while on international duty, the Egyptian Football Association said Wednesday.Salah had "a new

Lukaku double sends Belgium into Nations League final four

Lukaku double sends Belgium into Nations League final four

Agency :Romelu Lukaku underlined his status as Belgium's key attacker with two goals to help his team book their place in next year's Nations League finals with a 4-2

I'm tired of being blamed for everything: Messi

I'm tired of being blamed for everything: Messi

Agency :A frustrated Lionel Messi said he is tired of being blamed for problems at Barcelona after he was accused by Antoine Griezmann's former agent of making life difficult

Bangladesh Football team off to Qatar

Bangladesh Football team off to Qatar

Sports Reporter :Bangladesh Football team left the city for Qatar on Thursday to take part in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers 2022 and AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2023 match

2nd phase of Women's Football begins today

The second phase of the Tricotex Women's Football League begins from today at Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city's Kamalapur.On the day, Begum Anwara