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  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos, Mumbai City FC battle it out in a must-win tie 3 hours 36 minutes ago

    Mumbai City FC went all out when adding some big names to their squad but at the moment they can't seem to buy a goal in the Indian Super League (ISL). Mumbai have failed to score in six of their ten fixtures so far and they will be up against...
  • EPL: Surprising Southampton facing test of credentials 5 hours 7 minutes ago

    Manchester: Widely tipped as a possible relegation contender following their summer of upheaval, Southampton have stunned English football by winning eight of their first 12 games to sit in second place in the Premier League and split the country's established powers. The results of Southampton's next three games could show whether...
  • 11 headless bodies found in southern Mexico 6 hours 38 minutes ago

    Mexico City: Police found 11 headless bodies of young men Thursday on the road between Chilapa de Alvarez and Ayahualulco, two towns in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, prosecutors said. The bodies, which appear to have been burned, were dumped in the road after a shootout Wednesday night between rival...
  • Mumbai has emerged as the favourite Indian city: Survey 16 hours 29 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Mumbai has emerged as the favourite Indian city, while the national capital secured the second position, according to a survey conducted by a travel magazine. Conde Nast Traveller India conferred the 'Favourite Indian City' title to Mumbai after a year long survey among its readers and awarded the...
  • Champions League: Manchester City face test of resolve at Koeman's Saints Yesterday

    London: With Premier League leaders Chelsea on top form, Manchester City will be hoping their Champions League win over Bayern Munich boosts confidence and re-ignites their title defence when they visit high-flying Southampton on Sunday. Third-placed City have fallen eight points behind unbeaten leaders Chelsea after 12 games and face a...
  • Manuel Pellegrini revives Manchester City's Champions League spirits Yesterday

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, with his flagging side trailing 2-1 to Bayern Munich, gave his players a halftime pep talk that sparked a revival and kept their Champions League hopes alive. After Sergio Aguero had put City in front with a penalty following the dismissal of Bayern defender Mehdi Benatia...
  • It was a team effort, says Aguero of his hat-trick 2 days ago

    Manchester: Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick in an important match against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, but he said it is the team effort that matters most. "It was very important to win. In the first half we tried to wait for them to attack and hit...
  • Bayern Munich eager to learn from late lapses against Manchester City: Guardiola 2 days ago

    Bayern Munich's 3-2 loss at Manchester City on Tuesday could not have come at a better time for coach Pep Guardiola, who said his side would learn from the mistakes that led to a first defeat since August. Bayern had already secured top spot in Champions League Group E before their...
  • Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain 2 days ago

    Vincent Kompany hailed Sergio Aguero as Manchester City's "special player" after the Argentine's hat-trick earned a rousing 3-2 comeback win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday. The victory resuscitated City's hopes of qualifying for the last 16 ahead of their final Group E match against AS Roma. Should the...
  • Champions League: Aguero scores hat-trick in Manchester City's 3-2 win over Bayern Munich 2 days ago

    Sergio Aguero scored a hat trick - including two late goals - to inspire Manchester City to a 3-2 win over 10-man Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday, reviving the English champions' chances of reaching the knockout stage. Aguero, who put City ahead with a 21st-minute penalty that led...
  • Champions League: Man City feeling pressure ahead of Bayern clash 3 days ago

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is feeling the pressure ahead of his side's must-win match at home to Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday but the Chilean says it is all self-inflicted. The Premier League champions are bottom of Group E with just two points from four games and...
  • Champions League: Manchester City must seize last chance, says Manuel Pellegrini 3 days ago

    Manchester: Manager Manuel Pellegrini is desperate for Manchester City to seize the "last chance" to rescue their ailing Champions League campaign against 2013 winners Bayern Munich on Tuesday. The Premier League champions are bottom of Group E, with two points from four games, and their hopes of qualifying for the last...
  • ISL: Materazzi 'too big' to argue with, says sarcastic Mumbai City FC coach 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Admitting that he was indeed "embarrassed" after his heated argument near touchline with Chennaiyin coach Marco Materazzi, Mumbai City FC coach Peter Reid said that the World Cup-winning Italian defender is "too big to argue with". Materazzi and Reid were involved in a heated exchange of words after referee...
  • Need to set up 1000 smart villages across country: Birender Singh 4 days ago

    Faridabad: Union Rural Development Minister Choudhary Birender Singh said he will put forth the idea of developing 1000 'smart villages' on the pattern of government's smart city plan. "I would make a request and discuss the matter with Prime Minister Narendra Modi," he said while delivering the seventh Sir Chottu...
  • Eriksen scores late winner to give Tottenham 2-1 win over Hull 4 days ago

    Hull: Christian Eriksen grabbed a last-minute winner for Tottenham as Hull paid the price for Gaston Ramirez's reckless red card, losing 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Sunday. Former Spurs player Jake Livermore put Hull ahead with an early 25-metre drive but Ramirez left the Tigers a man short for 40...
  • Christians elated as Pope confers sainthood on two Catholics from Kerala 4 days ago

    Two Kerala born Catholics have been declared saints today. Saint Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Saint Euphrasia were conferred sainthood by Pope Francis at the Vatican. ...
  • As it happened: Mumbai City FC vs Chennaiyin FC, ISL 4 days ago

    After three consecutive goal-less draws, Mumbai City FC face a tough task in their search for a win as they take on table-toppers Chennaiyin FC in an Indian Super League (ISL) match on Sunday. The Peter Reid-coached home side is going through a poor run of form in the last few...
  • Manchester City ready to revive season following international break 5 days ago

    Manchester City manger Manuel Pellegrini was "absolutely confident" his team would begin their revival against Swansea City on Saturday and they duly obliged with a 2-1 victory. City had won just once in six games before the international break and were knocked out of the League Cup, fell eight points behind...
  • ISL 2014: Mumbai target home win over Chennai to break into top four 5 days ago

    Mumbai: After three consecutive goal-less draws, Mumbai City FC face a tough task in their search for a win as they take on table-toppers Chennaiyin FC in an Indian Super League (ISL) match here on Sunday. The Peter Reid-coached home side is going through a poor run of form in the...
  • Yaya Toure winner gives Manchester City 2-1 victory over Swansea 5 days ago

    Yaya Toure responded to Manuel Pellegrini's rallying call as he fired champions Manchester City to a 2-1 Premier League win over Swansea on Saturday. The City midfielder, below par for much of the season but continually backed by City manager Pellegrini, powered forward to strike the winner just after the hour...
  • ISL: FC Goa beat FC Pune City 2-0 with a late winner 5 days ago

    Margao: FC Goa scored a goal in each half to win against a fighting FC Pune City to move to the fourth place in the Indian Super League on Saturday. Goa took the lead early in the fifth minute through Romeo Fernandes and sealed the victory in injury time courtesy substitute...
  • As it happened: FC Goa vs FC Pune City, ISL Match 38 5 days ago

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Back home after a fairly successful brief spell away, FC Goa will be eager to earn three points as they prepare to lock horns with FC Pune City in an Indian Super League match. If the 4-1 win against Delhi Dynamos...
  • Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini still eyeing EPL title 6 days ago

    Manchester: Manuel Pellegrini remains confident Manchester City can challenge for the English Premier League title, despite currently trailing leaders Chelsea by eight points. Pellegrini's team have made a stuttering start to the defence of their league crown and play host to Swansea City on Saturday, having won only one of their...
  • ISL 2014: FC Goa hope for home comfort ahead of FC Pune City clash 6 days ago

    Margao: Back home after a fairly successful brief spell away, a resurgent FC Goa will be eager to earn three points as they prepare to lock horns with FC Pune City in an Indian Super League match on Saturday. If the resounding 4-1 win against Delhi Dynamos in the away match...
  • Next eight games crucial for Manchester City, says Manuel Pellegrini 6 days ago

    London: Manchester City must win their eight Premier League games before the end of the year if they are to challenge Chelsea for the Premier League title, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday. Third-placed City are eight points adrift of Jose Mourinho's unbeaten Chelsea and having won only one of their...
  • Striker Bony signs contract extension with Swansea November 20, 2014

    London: Swansea City's Ivory Coast international Wilfried Bony has signed a one-year contract extension, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. The deal, which will keep the 25-year-old striker at the Liberty Stadium until 2018, is likely to ward off potential suitors ahead of the January transfer window. Bony was the subject...
  • ISL: Chennaiyin FC beat FC Pune City 3-1 to top points table November 20, 2014

    Mendoza, Pelissari and Jeje scored for the Chennai, which replaced Atletico de Kolkata to occupy the top place on the points table. ...
  • ISL: Chennaiyin FC crush FC Pune City 3-1, move to top of the table November 19, 2014

    Chennai: Chennaiyin FC produced a crushing performance to beat Pune City FC 3-1 as they pipped Atletico de Kolkata to the top spot in the points table of the Indian Super League on Wednesday. Courtesy strikes from Stiven Mendoza Valencia (62 nd minute), Bruno Pelissari (70th min) and India international Jeje...