Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo (centre) performs an overhead kick during their Italian League match against Fiorentina in Florence on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Stand-in goalkeeper Adrian was the hero as his save from Tammy Abraham allowed Liverpool to beat Chelsea 5-4 on penalties and win the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday after a richly entertaining match in Istanbul finished 2-2 at the end of extra time.
Juventus captain Giorgio Chiellini scored the first goal of the Serie A season on Saturday as the champions kicked off their bid for a ninth consecutive title with a 1-0 win at Parma.
"I want to invite them to Turin or Lisbon to come to have dinner with me because I want to give something back."
Manchester City’s mission to win a treble of major trophies stayed on track after beating Manchester United 2-1 in the FA Cup final on Saturday, with the first of Ilkay Gundogan’s two goals coming after a record 13 seconds.
The UAE Emirates is set to welcome the world’s best wheelchair basketball teams including the Paralympic and world champions when it hosts the IWBF Wheelchair Basketball World Championships- Dubai 2022 at the World Trade Centre halls from June 9 to 20. The Championships, to be held under the patronage of Sheikh Mansoor
Defending champion Grandmaster (GM) Aravindh Chithambaram of India once again came very close to a win that would have further distanced him from the field, but Iran’s GM Amin Tabatabaei came up with some spectacular defensive counterplay to save the day in their sixth round encounter Thursday night at the 23rd Dubai