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  • Time to erase bad memories of 1998 Football World Cup final: Thiago Silva 14-04-2014 04:45 PM

    Paris: He was not a part of the Brazilian World Cup team that was headed into submission by a Zinedine Zadane-inspired France 16 summers ago but Thiago Silva, who is expected to lead the yellow brigade this year, says he wants to erase the "bad memories" at the Stade de...
  • Demba Ba's late goal sends Chelsea through to Champions League semi-finals 09-04-2014 02:53 AM

    London: Chelsea overturned a two-goal deficit against Paris Saint-Germain to reach the Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday, with Paris-born striker Demba Ba clinching a 2-0 win that sent the London club through on away goals with a 3-3 draw. After losing 3-1 in the French capital, Andre Schuerrle began Chelsea's...
  • Champions League QF, 2nd Leg: Chelsea host PSG in a must-win clash 08-04-2014 08:17 PM

    Following the 3-1 loss at the Parc des Princes in the first leg, Chelsea will host Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in the second leg. ...
  • PSG decimate Chelsea at home in Champions League 03-04-2014 08:27 PM

    Paris Saint-Germain took advantage of sloppy defending to beat Chelsea 3-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final. ...
  • Powerful quarter-finals line-up in Champions League 31-03-2014 10:34 AM

    Manchester: Six past winners, three domestic league leaders and many of the world's best players take their places this week in one of the strongest quarter-final lineups in the 22-year history of the Champions League. There appears to be no weak link in the last eight, with Manchester United unlikely...
  • Champions League: Bayern get Man United, Real Madrid face Dortmund in quarters 21-03-2014 04:46 PM

    Defending champion Bayern Munich will play Manchester United in the Champions League quarter-finals, and Real Madrid will face Borussia Dortmund in a rematch of last season's semi-finals. Spanish clubs Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will also meet in the quarter-finals, while Paris Saint-German and Chelsea were drawn together. The matches will...
  • Real Madrid, Manchester United, PSG advance in Champions League 28-11-2013 08:23 AM

    London: Nine-time winner Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain qualified on Wednesday for the round of 16 in the Champions League. Juventus kept alive their chances of reaching the knockout stage. Madrid needed only a draw at home with Galatasaray to clinch the top spot in Group B. The...
  • Nigeria: 24 dead in church stampede over politics 04-11-2013 09:48 AM

    Lagos: A stampede at an all-night church vigil disrupted by politicking over a contentious gubernatorial election has killed 24 people and injured 17 in Nigeria's southeast Anambra state, the Red Cross and government officials said Sunday. The stampede occurred before dawn Saturday at an All Saints' Day open-air vigil organized...
  • Ayodhya: 75 arrested as VHP's 84-Kosi Parikrama yatra march concludes today 13-09-2013 03:18 PM

    At least 75 people were arrested and four dozens detained on Friday in Uttar Pradesh as the VHP's Ayodhya march concluded, officials said. Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) activists said despite the state government's ban, the "84 kosi parikrama yatra" of the Hindu saints, launched on Aug 25, continued over the...
  • Ramdev advises sages to maintain distance from women 03-09-2013 09:37 AM

    Yoga guruRamdevon Monday said that sages and holymen should avoid being alone with women, including their mothers, daughters and mothers-in-law, as that was the prescription laid down in Hindu scriptures. "One of the principles of ideal behaviour for saints prescribed by the scriptures is to maintain a distance from women,...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday 26-07-2013 08:51 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip involving the leading clubs and top players around the world. No intention of selling Luis Suarez: Liverpool Liverpool managing director Ian Ayre says the club has no intention of selling striker Suarez despite persistent interest from...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Friday 19-07-2013 09:27 PM

    IBNLive Sports gives you Friday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. We have money to buy Lionel Messi: PSG warn Barcelona Paris Saint-Germain president Sheikh Nasser Al-Khelaifi has sensationally stated that he might try to sign Barcelona's...
  • Liverpool keen on PSG striker Gameiro 18-07-2013 11:51 AM

    English Premier League side Liverpool are making a move for Paris Saint-Germain striker Kevin Gameiro in order to bolster their forward options. PSG spent a fortune signing Edinson Cavani from Napoli and currently find themselves deficit of funds. The Daily Star reports Liverpool are looking pounce on this opportunity bidding...
  • PSG sign Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani for a record fee 16-07-2013 10:48 PM

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain broke the transfer record in the French league on Tuesday by signing Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani to a five-year contract for a reported fee of 64 million euros ($84 million). The previous record belonged to Monaco, which recently paid Atletico Madrid an estimated 60 million euros ($79...
  • Italian Trentin wins Tour de France stage 14 13-07-2013 08:44 PM

    Lyon: Italian Matteo Trentin won the 14th stage of the Tour de France, a 191-km undulating ride from Saint Pourcain sur Sioule on Saturday. The Omega Pharma-Quick Step rider beat breakaway companions Michael Albasini of Switzerland and American Andrew Talansky who finished second and third. . ...
  • Apple hires former Yves Saint Laurent CEO as VP special projects 06-07-2013 12:41 PM

    New York: Apple announced the hiring of the erstwhile CEO of French fashion firm Yves Saint Laurent Paul Deneve as vice president of special projects. "We're thrilled to welcome Paul Deneve to Apple," company spokeswoman Kristin Huguet said in a statement. "He'll be working on special projects as a vice...
  • No PSG bid for Chelsea target Edinson Cavani: Napoli 04-07-2013 03:25 PM

    Naples: Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has dismissed reports that the Serie A club have received an offer from Paris Saint-Germain for Edinson Cavani, according to espn.co.uk. Speculation over Cavani's possible departure from Naples increased this week, with the striker seemingly destined for Chelsea, but PSG now appear to lead...
  • Real close in on Ancelotti and Isco, says president Perez 25-06-2013 08:45 AM

    Madrid: Paris Saint-Germain coach Carlo Ancelotti and Malaga midfielder Isco, are close to joining Real Madrid, president Florentino Perez said on Monday. The nine-times European champions have been chasing a replacement for Jose Mourinho, who left at the end of last season and joined Chelsea, and one of Europe's most...
  • Fabio Capello rules out PSG move 21-06-2013 11:02 AM

    Paris: Fabio Capello's son has told RMC that negotiations about his father taking over as manager of Paris Saint-Germain never even started and that "there was no offer" from the French club. Capello, 67, was tipped by media to be unveiled as successor to compatriot Carlo Ancelotti at the Parc...
  • PSG to reportedly unveil Fabio Capello as new manager 19-06-2013 09:32 AM

    Paris: Fabio Capello is set to be announced as the new manager of French club Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report in ESPN Soccernet. Current PSG manager Carlo Ancelotti would then be allowed to make his highly-rumoured move to the vacant position at Real Madrid. Current Russia national team boss...
  • Tevez uncertain about his future 18-06-2013 09:27 AM

    Carlos Tevez continues to remain under the shadows of uncertainty. The Argentine striker is in a precarious state as to which club his future lies in. "I really don't know anything about my future," the striker told Radio Cooperativa in Argentina. I have to wait for news. I am on...
  • Brazil captain Thiago Silva in doubt for France friendly 08-06-2013 05:46 PM

    Porto Alegre, Brazil: Brazil captain Thiago Silva is in doubt for Sunday's international friendly against France in Porto Alegre due to injury. The Paris Saint-Germain centre-back was absent from training Friday, reportedly suffering muscle soreness following Brazil's 2-2 draw with England at the Maracana stadium last Sunday. His place could...
  • Ancelotti wants to leave PSG, says Real is an option 20-05-2013 09:11 AM

    Paris: Paris Saint-Germain coach Carlo Ancelotti wants to leave the club and says Real Madrid is a possible destination. The Italian had a meeting to discuss his future with club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi and sporting director Leonardo on Sunday. But it's believed the recently crowned French league champions are reluctant...
  • David Beckham walks off in tears after last home game 19-05-2013 09:55 AM

    Paris: David Beckham hugged his team-mates with tears in his eyes, then walked off the pitch to a standing ovation - for the last time in front of a home crowd at a football game. A clearly emotional Beckham was mobbed by his team-mates on the field when coach Carlo...
  • Dargah dewan urges followers to fight against terrorism 17-05-2013 01:56 AM

    Ajmer: Spiritual head and Dewan of the Ajmer Dargah, Zainual Abedin Ali Khan, on Thursday passed a resolution against terrorism asserting that terrorism in any form, from scaring to killing innocents, is un-Islamic and against the humanity. He urged followers of Sufi saints to fight the menace of terrorism and...
  • David Beckham to retire from soccer at end of season 16-05-2013 08:02 PM

    London: David Beckham is retiring from soccer after the season, ending a career in which he become a global superstar since starting his career at Manchester United. The 38-year-old Englishman recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-Germain. He said in a statement Friday he is...
  • Manchester City may slide in Champions League rankings: report 30-04-2013 09:59 AM

    New Delhi: The 2012 EPL champions may be relegated to the third tier of the Champions League after their dismal campaign in 2013, 'The Telegraph' reported. Manchester City are likely to be relegated to the third tier of Champions League seeds next season following their failure to qualify from the...
  • Arsene Wenger may leave Arsenal and move to PSG: report 30-04-2013 08:35 AM

    New Delhi: Arsene Wenger's 17-year reign at the English Premier League club Arsenal may end as the manager at Emirates is persuaded to leave England and take charge at Paris St-Germain (PSG), The Telegraph reported on Tuesday. "The club's (PSG) proprietors, who have spent heavily on the likes of Zlatan...
  • Religious leaders join the chorus for 'Narendra Modi as PM' 27-04-2013 10:50 AM

    Haridwar: Joining the chorus for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister are saints now. Modi, who shared the stage with yoga guru Baba Ramdev in Haridwar, said no riots have taken place in the state since he became the Chief Minister in 2002. It was an event...
  • PSG not interested in Cavani, says Leonardo 25-04-2013 02:34 PM

    Rome: Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo has claimed that Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani is not a transfer target of the French football club. French media reported on Tuesday that the Ligue 1 leaders had already agreed a deal to sign the Napoli forward, reports Xinhua. Leonardo dismissed those reports on...