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    Young pretender Haaland takes on master Lewandowski for first time

  • Kvitova relishes return to action in all-Czech tournament

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    Kvitova relishes return to action in all-Czech tournament

  • Marseille fans blast board’s ‘ruinous management’

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    Marseille fans blast board’s ‘ruinous management’

  • Bayern coach Flick bemoans lack of fans at ‘special’ Dortmund clash

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    Bayern coach Flick bemoans lack of fans at ‘special’ Dortmund clash

  • Bayern’s Thiago to miss top game at Dortmund through injury

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    Bayern’s Thiago to miss top game at Dortmund through injury

  • English Premier League to vote on return of contact training

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    English Premier League to vote on return of contact training

  • German FA chief calls for salary cap to help win over fans

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    German FA chief calls for salary cap to help win over fans

  • Malaysia not keen on Philippines Asean Para Games, already focusing on Vietnam edition

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    Malaysia not keen on Philippines Asean Para Games, already focusing on Vietnam edition

  • La Liga return ‘what we all need’, says Atletico’s Correa

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    La Liga return ‘what we all need’, says Atletico’s Correa

  • Over 200 clubs join Roma in missing children campaign

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    Over 200 clubs join Roma in missing children campaign

  • Georgian tennis player Basilashvili charged with domestic violence

    10 hours ago

    Georgian tennis player Basilashvili charged with domestic violence

  • Dortmund’s Hummels, Witsel set for return in Bayern game, says coach

    11 hours ago

    Dortmund’s Hummels, Witsel set for return in Bayern game, says coach

  • European football leagues must weigh up risk of second Covid-19 wave, says Piat

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    European football leagues must weigh up risk of second Covid-19 wave, says Piat

  • China’s football team ‘more united’ under Covid-19

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    China’s football team ‘more united’ under Covid-19

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  • La Liga faces heated debate as it prepares to resume

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    La Liga faces heated debate as it prepares to resume

  • Two more positive coronavirus tests in Premier League

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    Two more positive coronavirus tests in Premier League

  • World Cup winner Goetze to leave Dortmund at end of season

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    World Cup winner Goetze to leave Dortmund at end of season

  • Bayern say won't exercise €120m option to buy Coutinho

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    Bayern say won't exercise €120m option to buy Coutinho

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  • Fifa president joins Malaysian football personalities in Aidilfitri video greeting

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    Fifa president joins Malaysian football personalities in Aidilfitri video greeting

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 — International Federation of Association Football (Fifa) President Gianni Infantino was the surprise feature in a Hari Raya video greeting produced by the...

  • Talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

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    Talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

    BERLIN, May 25 — Talking points from the Bundesliga weekend: Bayern confidence Bayern Munich are brimming with confidence ahead of the top-of-the-table clash at second-placed...

  • Players eager to restart contact training, says Palace’s Townsend

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    Players eager to restart contact training, says Palace’s Townsend

    LONDON, May 25 — Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend says players are “desperate” to return to contact training and that he is encouraged by the results of the Premier...

  • UK sport a step closer as contact training gets government go-ahead

    16 hours ago

    UK sport a step closer as contact training gets government go-ahead

    LONDON, May 25 — Professional sport in Britain moved closer to a resumption when the government published ‘stage two’ of its guidance allowing for close-contact and...

  • From ‘dust’ to glory, Liverpool’s ‘miracle’ of Istanbul

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    From ‘dust’ to glory, Liverpool’s ‘miracle’ of Istanbul

    PARIS, May 25 — Steven Gerrard said Liverpool did not “believe in miracles” and Jamie Carragher thought his “dreams had turned to dust”, but 15 years ago Rafael...

  • No home rule: Bayern out to show Dortmund who’s boss

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    No home rule: Bayern out to show Dortmund who’s boss

    BERLIN, May 25 — Bayern Munich aim to continue the Bundesliga’s current trend of teams winning on the road behind closed doors when they face Borussia Dortmund in a potential...

  • European football clubs forced to rethink recruitment strategy as Covid-19 impacts transfer market

    16 hours ago

    European football clubs forced to rethink recruitment strategy as Covid-19 impacts transfer market

    PARIS, May 25 — Around Europe, football is waking up from the coronavirus shutdown, but it is different to before for players and supporters and it is changing behind the scenes...

  • Cologne grab late goals to earn 2-2 home draw with Fortuna

    21 hours ago

    Cologne grab late goals to earn 2-2 home draw with Fortuna

    COLOGNE, May 25 — Late headers by substitute Anthony Modeste and Jhon Cordoba allowed Cologne to salvage a 2-2 home draw against Fortuna Duessledorf in the Bundesliga after Mark...

  • Liverpool-Atletico match may have led to ‘41 additional’ Covid-19 deaths, says report

    21 hours ago

    Liverpool-Atletico match may have led to ‘41 additional’ Covid-19 deaths, says report

    LONDON, May 25 — The decision to let Liverpool’s Champions League match against Atletico Madrid go ahead may have “led to 41 additional deaths” due to the coronavirus, the...

  • La Liga boss wants June 11 Seville derby to restart season

    21 hours ago

    La Liga boss wants June 11 Seville derby to restart season

    MADRID, May 25 — La Liga president Javier Tebas said yesterday he hopes the resumed season will start on June 11 with the Seville derby, “one game for all of Spain”. “It...

  • ‘Should I continue racing?’: Hamilton reveals Covid-19 lockdown low

    21 hours ago

    ‘Should I continue racing?’: Hamilton reveals Covid-19 lockdown low

    LONDON, May 25 — Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton admitted yesterday that he questioned his future in Formula One during the coronavirus lockdown which left him struggling...

  • Bournemouth player tests positive for coronavirus

    21 hours ago

    Bournemouth player tests positive for coronavirus

    LONDON, May 25 — An unnamed Bournemouth player has tested positive for coronavirus, the Premier League club announced yesterday, becoming the eighth case involving an English...

  • Sweet-toothed Werner bags hat-trick as Leipzig trounce Mainz

    21 hours ago

    Sweet-toothed Werner bags hat-trick as Leipzig trounce Mainz

    BERLIN, May 25 — Sweet-toothed striker Timo Werner bagged a hat-trick as RB Leipzig thrashed Mainz 5-0 yesterday to climb back to third in the Bundesliga and keep their...

  • Sevilla players warned by Liga chief after flouting lockdown rules

    20 hours ago

    Sevilla players warned by Liga chief after flouting lockdown rules

    MADRID, May 25 — La Liga chief Javier Tebas said yesterday that footballers must remember to act responsibly to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus after four Sevilla...

  • Schalke crisis deepens with shock home loss to Augsburg

    21 hours ago

    Schalke crisis deepens with shock home loss to Augsburg

    BERLIN, May 25 — Schalke 04 slumped to a shock 3-0 home defeat by relegation-threatened Augsburg yesterday, their fourth defeat in five games dropping them to eighth place in...

  • Georgian tennis star Basilashvili charged with assaulting ex-wife

    21 hours ago

    Georgian tennis star Basilashvili charged with assaulting ex-wife

    TBILISI, May 25 — Georgian tennis star Nikoloz Basilashvili, ranked 27th in the world, was charged yesterday with physically assaulting his ex-wife, prosecutors said. A court in...

  • Huddersfield owner says 50 or 60 clubs could go bust in next year

    20 hours ago

    Huddersfield owner says 50 or 60 clubs could go bust in next year

    LONDON, May 25 — Up to 60 English lower league football clubs could go out of business if the sport fails to plan for the impact of Covid-19 beyond the current season,...

  • Former FA chief exec warns EFL clubs face virus ‘insolvency’

    21 hours ago

    Former FA chief exec warns EFL clubs face virus ‘insolvency’

    LONDON, May 25 — Former English Football Association chief executive Mark Palios has warned the cost of the coronavirus to lower-league clubs could be even larger than the...

  • Bayern see off Frankfurt fightback to stay four points clear

    21 hours ago

    Bayern see off Frankfurt fightback to stay four points clear

    BERLIN, May 25 ­— Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich resisted a second-half fightback by Eintracht Frankfurt to claim a 5-2 win behind closed doors ahead of tomorrow's...