Chelsea’s players attend a training session on the eve of their Champions League match against Lille. Agence France-Presse
Maurizio Sarri’s first game on the Juventus bench ended with a goalless draw at Fiorentina as the Italian champions held on despite losing three players to injury.
Antoine Griezmann copied Lionel Messi for the goal and LeBron James for the celebration but it was his night for Barcelona on Sunday after he scored twice in a 5-2 win over Real Betis.
Ansu Fati became the third youngest player to score in La Liga on Saturday but the 16-year-old could not rescue Barcelona from being held to a 2-2 draw away at newly-promoted Osasuna.
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.
Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) in collaboration with Al Qudra Sports Management organized Masfout Mountain Bike Challenge at Masfout mountains on Friday, which witnessed a participation of hundreds of cyclists.
Napoli defeated Croatian side Rijeka 2-0 to honour the memory of Diego Maradona, the Italian club’s greatest and most popular player, and to go top of Europa League Group F.
Sharjah dropped their first two points in the new season of the Arabian Gulf League season after being held to 1-1 draw by Khorfakkan at the Saqr Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi Stadium in matchweek 7 on Thursday.
The third fixture of the Jebel Ali season on Friday afternoon officially featured a 1000m conditions contest for 3-year-olds and it proved the perfect opportunity for Raahy to double his career tally and open his local account in the process.