Southampton’s Nathan Redmond (left) scores against Chelsea during their EPL match at Stamford Bridge on Thursday. Reuters
Pedro Rodriguez starred as Chelsea withstood a spirited Slavia Prague fightback in a wild 4-3 victory to qualify for the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday, while Arsenal knocked out Napoli after an assured display in Italy.
Monaco: Last season’s runners-up Arsenal were placed in the same section as Eintracht Frankfurt in the draw for the Europa League group stage in Monaco on Friday, while Manchester United
Southampton: Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount celebrated their England call-ups by firing Chelsea to a 4-1 rout of struggling Southampton on Sunday. Abraham, Mount and their Blues
Arsenal moved into the Premier League top four, but made hard work of seeing off 10-man Watford 1-0 thanks to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s fortunate early opener on Monday. Aubameyang profited from an error by Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster as he blasted an attempted clearance in off the Gabon international.
The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) 10 Million Step Challenge will kick off on Thursday, considered as the most prominent event of this season, coinciding the academy’s ten-year anniversary.
The UAE tennis fraternity expressed shock at the news of the passing away of Slah Bramly, Technical Secretary of the UAE Tennis Federation (UAETF).
A brimming-with-confidence Rajasthan Royals (RR) who are firmly perched at the top of the IPL table will look to extend their winning streak with a victory over a resurgent Kolkata Knight Riders