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An exciting moment of the match of the Walton Independence Cup Football between Brothers Union Limited and Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Saturday. Brothers won the match 1-0.

An exciting moment of the match of the Walton Independence Cup Football between Brothers Union Limited and Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sangsad Krira Chakra at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Saturday. Brothers won the match 1-0.

Pele spokesperson denies hospital reports

Pele's spokesperson dismissed reports the footballing legend had been hospitalised on Friday, saying the 77-year-old was resting at home.The Brazilian cancelled a trip to London this weekend for a dinner

Saif SC, Arambagh KS play out goalless draw

Saif SC, Arambagh KS play out goalless draw

Saif Sporting Club played out the second consecutive draw in the Walton Independence Cup football tournament after a goalless draw against Arambagh Krira Sangha in their Group D match at

Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Espanyol struck in the dying moments to consign Barcelona to their first defeat since August, 1-0 in the first leg of the Copa del

Neymar scores 4 as PSG rout Dijon

Neymar scored four goals and set up two in a dazzling performance as Paris Saint-Germain beat Dijon 8-0 on Wednesday, yet still the Brazil star left the field bitterly shaking

Maradona daughter's wedding fuels family drama

AFP, Buenos Aires :Football legend Diego Maradona has some larger than life family drama on his plate: bad blood between a ready-to-wed daughter and his current wife. Dalma Maradona is

West Ham United's Reece Burke (left) celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the game in extra time during the English FA Cup third round replay between West Ham United and Shrewsbury Town at the London stadium in London on Tuesday.

West Ham United's Reece Burke (left) celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the game in extra time during the English FA Cup third round replay between West Ham United and Shrewsbury Town at the London stadium in London on Tuesday.

Ronaldinho retires from football

AFP, Sao Paulo :Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has formally confirmed his retirement from football, more than two years since his last appearance as a professional, reports in Brazil said

Minister for Information Hasanul Haq Inu inaugurating the Walton Independence Cup Football by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.

Minister for Information Hasanul Haq Inu inaugurating the Walton Independence Cup Football by releasing the balloons as the chief guest at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.

Ctg Abahani play 1-1 with Saif SC in opener

Ctg Abahani play 1-1 with Saif SC in opener

Chittagong Abahani Limited shared points with newcomers Saif Sports Club as the opening match of the 12-team Walton Independence Cup Football Tournament ended in 1-1 draw at the country's premier

Players of Bangladesh Women's Football team during their practice session at the BFF Artificial Turf on Monday.

Players of Bangladesh Women's Football team during their practice session at the BFF Artificial Turf on Monday.

Suarez, Messi lead Barcelona to 4-2 comeback win at Sociedad

Suarez, Messi lead Barcelona to 4-2 comeback win at Sociedad

AP, Barcelona :Barcelona has broken its curse at Anoeta Stadium.Luis Suarez scored twice before Lionel Messi completed Barcelona's 4-2 comeback win at Real Sociedad on Sunday, giving the Catalan club

Saudi women score right to watch men's football in stadiums

Saudi women score right to watch men's football in stadiums

The Express Tribune :For years Areej al-Ghamdi could only cheer her favourite football team from home, but everything changed on Friday when Saudi Arabia allowed women into the stadium for

Glasgow Rangers' James Tavernier (left) goes against Atletico Mineiro's Leleu during the first half of a Florida Cup soccer match on Thursday.

Glasgow Rangers' James Tavernier (left) goes against Atletico Mineiro's Leleu during the first half of a Florida Cup soccer match on Thursday.

BPL Football: Farashganj SC relegated

Farashganj Sporting Club have been relegated from the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) football after lowly Rahmatganj MFS earned an stunning 2-0 goals victory over the 4th ranked Saif Sporting Club

Real Madrid's Francisco Roman

Real Madrid's Francisco Roman "Isco" (left) shoots the ball next to Numancia's Unai Elgezabal during the Spanish Copa del Rey round of 16 second leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Numancia at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on Wednesday. Real Madrid won 5-2 on aggregate.

Neymar scores from spot, PSG in French League Cup semis

AP, Paris :Neymar scored from the spot as holder Paris Saint-Germain secured a scrappy 2-0 win at 10-man Amiens to advance to the French League Cup semifinals on Wednesday.Amiens played

Draw & signing ceremony of   Independence Cup Football held

Draw & signing ceremony of Independence Cup Football held

Sports Reporter :The draw ceremony & signing ceremony of Walton Independence Cup Football was held at the conference room in Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) House on Thursday.Regarding the forthcoming football

Bangladesh Woman footballers, who arrive at the BFF House to report to Head Coach of Bangladesh National Women's Football team Golam Rabbani Choton on Wednesday.

Bangladesh Woman footballers, who arrive at the BFF House to report to Head Coach of Bangladesh National Women's Football team Golam Rabbani Choton on Wednesday.

BD woman footballers practice start today

Sports Reporter :The residential camp of Bangladesh woman footballers starts today. A number of 35 footballers from senior team and junior team reported to Head Coach of Bangladesh National Women's

New football referee training course to begin February 9

A new football referee training course will begin on February 9 under the guidance of Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) referees committee.The course will continue till February 14, organized by BFF,

Brighton & Hove Albion's Jose Izquierdo breaks through Crystal Palace's Martin Kelly, right, and Jairo Riedewald, during their English FA Cup, Third Round soccer match at the AMEX Stadium in Brighton, England on Monday.

Brighton & Hove Albion's Jose Izquierdo breaks through Crystal Palace's Martin Kelly, right, and Jairo Riedewald, during their English FA Cup, Third Round soccer match at the AMEX Stadium in Brighton, England on Monday.

Barca win 3-0 before Coutinho arrival, Madrid drops points

Barca win 3-0 before Coutinho arrival, Madrid drops points

AP, Barcelona :Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored first-half goals in a 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday, restoring Barcelona's nine-point lead of the Spanish league while it awaits the

Barcelona to unveil $192 million man Coutinho

Barcelona to unveil $192 million man Coutinho

AFP, Barcelona :Philippe Coutinho has described his 160-million-euro ($192 million) move to Barcelona as "a dream come true" with coach Ernesto Valverde predicting the Brazilian will comfortably fit into a

Nottingham Forest's Eric Lichaj (center) celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the English FA Cup, Third Round soccer match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at the City Ground, Nottingham, England on Sunday.

Nottingham Forest's Eric Lichaj (center) celebrates scoring his side's second goal of the game during the English FA Cup, Third Round soccer match between Nottingham Forest and Arsenal at the City Ground, Nottingham, England on Sunday.

Players of Saif Sporting Club celebrating after defeating Chittagong Abahani Limited by three goals to nil in their match of the Saif Power Battery Bangladesh Premier League Football at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Sunday.

Players of Saif Sporting Club celebrating after defeating Chittagong Abahani Limited by three goals to nil in their match of the Saif Power Battery Bangladesh Premier League Football at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Sunday.

Barcelona sign 160-million-euro Coutinho in 3rd richest deal

AFP, Barcelona :Philippe Coutinho finally got his wish on Saturday when Barcelona agreed to sign the Brazilian star from Liverpool for 160 million euros ($192 million) in the third richest

Tottenham's Son Heung-min (left) fights for the ball with West Ham's Pablo Zabaleta during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium in London on Thursday.

Tottenham's Son Heung-min (left) fights for the ball with West Ham's Pablo Zabaleta during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United at Wembley Stadium in London on Thursday.

Brazil's Bellucci gets 5-month ban for doping

AP, Sao Paulo :Brazilian tennis player Thomaz Bellucci has been given a five-month suspension for doping.The 30-year-old Bellucci, who reached a career high of 21 in the rankings in

Football referees' training course to begin Feb 9

BSS, Dhaka :A new football referees' training course will begin on February 9 next with support from Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF).BFF referees' committee will arrange the course that will