Argentinian coach Marcelo Bielsa guided Leeds to the top fight after 16 years of absence. File / Reuters
Manchester City held off a titanic challenge from Liverpool to become the first side in a decade to retain the Premier League title by coming from behind to beat Brighton 4-1 on Sunday.
Liverpool will have to make Premier League history on Sunday if they are to overhaul leaders Manchester City and end their 29-year title drought on a dramatic final day of a thrilling title race.
"With His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed at the helm, Manchester City has become a great success story," Sheikh Hazza said.
Alejandro Pozo delivered the late dagger in 10-man Sevilla’s 2-1 friendly win over Liverpool in Boston on Sunday, a defeat made worse for the European champions when they saw Yasser Larouci stretchered off. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was furious at Joris Gagnon’s outrageous kick at an on-rushing Larouci
Adayar emulated a select group of outstanding colts to win both the Derby and King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes with a superb display in the midsummer highlight at Ascot, UK, on Saturday. The homebred son of Frankel became the 14th horse
Keeping hopes alive, UAE ace shooter Saif Bin Futtais secured 70 points following the first three rounds of the qualifying stage of the men’s skeet shooting competition at the Asaka Shooting Range in Tokyo on Sunday. A total of 30 participants including
Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah won the Baja Spain Aragon while Mashael Al Obaidan became the first Saudi Arabian female driver to complete a European Baja round with Emirati co-driver Ali Mirza..
Family members were not allowed to accompany athletes due to coronavirus restrictions but later the International Olympic panel had announced that breastfeeding mothers would be allowed to bring their children to Japan.