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Palestine lock-horn Burundi in Bangabandhu Gold Cup final today

Palestine lock-horn Burundi in Bangabandhu Gold Cup final today

BSS, Dhaka :Defending champions Palestine will take on title contender Burundi in the final of sixth edition of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football tournament scheduled to be held

 Atletico Madrid ousted by third-division's Cultural Leonesa

Atletico Madrid ousted by third-division's Cultural Leonesa

Agency :Atletico Madrid's disappointing season hit a new low with a 2-1 loss to third-division club Cultural Leonesa in the Copa del Rey on Thursday.Atletico relinquished a late lead

Real Madrid loan Odriozola to Bayern Munich

Real Madrid loan Odriozola to Bayern Munich

Real Madrid on Wednesday loaned defender Alvaro Odriozola to German side Bayern Munich until the end of the current season.Odriozola joins Bayern after a frustrating year and a half at

'It was an emotional visit at Bangabandhu's museum'- Julio Cesar

'It was an emotional visit at Bangabandhu's museum'- Julio Cesar

Former Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar said it was an emotional visit for him at the museum of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman."It was an emotional visit for

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

AFP, Leicester :Brendan Rodgers hopes Jamie Vardy will not be sidelined for long after Leicester's leading scorer limped off during Wednesday's 4-1 win against West Ham.Vardy was hurt while chasing

Mum's the word as Ronaldo fires Juventus into Italian Cup semi-finals

Mum's the word as Ronaldo fires Juventus into Italian Cup semi-finals

Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri complimented Cristiano Ronaldo's mother as the Portuguese star extended his scoring streak in a 3-1 win over Roma to advance to the Italian Cup semi-finals on

Neymar sets up two goals as PSG cruise into League Cup final

Neymar sets up two goals as PSG cruise into League Cup final

Neymar set up the first two goals with curling set pieces as Paris Saint-Germain won their French League Cup semi-final 3-0 away to Reims on a chilly Wednesday night.PSG will

Insigne sends Napoli into Italian Cup semis

Insigne sends Napoli into Italian Cup semis

AFP, Milan :Lorenzo Insigne shot Napoli into the semi-finals of the Italian Cup on Tuesday with the only goal in an eventful 1-0 win over in-form Lazio.Italy international Insigne needed

Aguero strikes as Man City blunt Blades

Aguero strikes as Man City blunt Blades

AFP, Sheffield :Pep Guardiola admitted Aymeric Laporte's return from injury will be key to Manchester City's hopes of a successful end to the season after Sergio Aguero sealed a 1-0

Solskjaer hits back after criticism over Rashford injury

AFP, Manchester :Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has strongly defended himself against claims he put himself first with his ill-fated decision to play Marcus Rashford against Wolves in the

Palestine reach the final of Bangabandhu Gold Cup

A lone goal by Layth Kharoub helped defending champions Palestine to move into the final of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football tournament beating Seychelles in the first semifinal held

AFC moves Champions League matches out of Iran

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has shifted two preliminary matches in its elite club competition from Iran to neutral venues because of security concerns, Asian soccer's governing body said on

 Bangladesh take on Burundi in 2nd semifinal today

Bangladesh take on Burundi in 2nd semifinal today

After winning the crucial match against Sri Lanka, motivated Bangladesh team embark on a new mission as they take on strong Burundi in the second semifinal of the sixth edition

Seven-team Women's Football League begins on January 31

The 3rd edition of the seven-team Women's Football League will begin on January 31 at the Bir Shrestha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur after a break of

Cavani desire to leave PSG sparks Lampard interest

Cavani desire to leave PSG sparks Lampard interest

Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani's desire to leave Paris Saint-Germain has stoked the interest of Chelsea manager Frank Lampard, who has bemoaned his players' lack of clinical finishing.Tammy Abraham has scored

Mbappe dreams of 'Champions League, Euro 2020 and Olympic treble'

Mbappe dreams of 'Champions League, Euro 2020 and Olympic treble'

AFP, Bagnolet :Kylian Mbappe says he is dreaming of helping Paris Saint-Germain win a first Champions League trophy this year, as well as leading France to the title at Euro

Ronaldo double pulls Juventus clear as Inter stalled in Lecce

Ronaldo double pulls Juventus clear as Inter stalled in Lecce

AFP, Milan :Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as Juventus beat Parma 2-1 to pull four points clear of Inter Milan at the top of the Serie A table on Sunday.Inter's title

Man Utd lose Rashford for 'weeks' - Solskjaer

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer does not believe top scorer Marcus Rashford will be fit to return from a back injury for a number of weeks.Rashford was forced off

Maguire fails to measure up as Van Dijk leads Liverpool title charge

Maguire fails to measure up as Van Dijk leads Liverpool title charge

AFP, Liverpool :Liverpool spent much of the last 30 years living in Manchester United's shadow, but after three decades their time to be crowned champions of England again is nigh.A

Lewandowski strikes again as Bayern go second in Bundesliga

Lewandowski strikes again as Bayern go second in Bundesliga

Robert Lewandowski hit his 20th league goal this season as Bayern Munich climbed to second in the Bundesliga Sunday with a 4-0 romp at Hertha Berlin to trim RB Leipzig's

Chelsea rocked as Hayden's late strike lifts Newcastle

Chelsea rocked as Hayden's late strike lifts Newcastle

AFP, Newcastle :Frank Lampard admitted he wants to sign a new striker after Newcastle damaged Chelsea's bid for a top-four finish in the Premier League with a dramatic 1-0 win

Real make light of absentees to go top

Real make light of absentees to go top

Real Madrid started without their top scorer, captain and record signing on Saturday but claimed a scrappy 2-1 win over Sevilla that sent them above Barcelona and top of La

 Bangladesh take on Sri Lanka in must win match today

Bangladesh take on Sri Lanka in must win match today

Bangladesh will take on Sri Lanka in their must win group A last match of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football tournament scheduled to be held today at the Bangabandhu

Gregoritsch shines on 'very special' Schalke debut in win over Gladbach

Gregoritsch shines on 'very special' Schalke debut in win over Gladbach

AFP, Berlin :Michael Gregoritsch was delighted to score and set up a goal on his Schalke debut as Borussia Moenchengladbach's German title hopes were dented by a 2-0 defeat in

 Bashundhara Kings beat BSPA

Bashundhara Kings beat BSPA

Bashundhara Kings beat Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) by 6-1 goals in a friendly football match at Bashundhara Sports Arena here on Friday.Kings President cum team's captain Imrul Hasan and

Japan teenage star Nishikawa cool on Barca talk

Japan teenage star Nishikawa cool on Barca talk

AFP, Tokyo :Japan youth international Jun Nishikawa said Friday he heard Barcelona were keen on signing him through friends but denied there had been any contact from the Spanish

Relentless Liverpool seek to stretch lead over Man Utd to 30 points

Relentless Liverpool seek to stretch lead over Man Utd to 30 points

AFP, London :Liverpool can widen the chasm between themselves and Manchester United to a staggering 30 points if they come out on top in the battle between England's two

Maguire named as new Man Utd captain

Maguire named as new Man Utd captain

Agency :Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed Harry Maguire as Manchester United's new captain less than six months after his £80 million ($104 million) move from Leicester.Maguire will take over

Mbappe returns to haunt   Monaco, hits 20th goal of season

Mbappe returns to haunt Monaco, hits 20th goal of season

AFP, Paris :Kylian Mbappe scored twice to take his season tally to 20 as the French World Cup winner shone in Paris Saint-Germain's 4-1 rout of his former club Monaco

Palestine face Sri Lanka in Bangabandhu Gold Cup tie today

Tournament favorite Palestine will face Sri Lanka in their second and last group A match of the sixth edition of Bangabandhu Gold Cup  International Football tournament scheduled to be held