England’s Harry Kane stretches during a team training session at Tottenham Hotspur training ground in London on Monday. Reuters
Football’s most powerful clubs faced mounting calls for reprisals over the European Super League fiasco on Thursday, although UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said next week’s Champions League semi-finals were unlikely to be affected.
Manchester City football school teams from the UAE have returned from the world’s most prestigious junior football tournament with a series of impressive results.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola blasted a report in Chinese state media as “false” on Tuesday after the Premier League champions were accused of showing “utter disrespect” during their tour of China.
Pep Guardiola urged Leroy Sane to decide if he wants to stay at Manchester City or go to Bayern Munich as the unsettled star scored twice in a 6-1 rout of Hong Kong’s Kitchee. Sane, the subject of persistent interest from the Bundesliga giants, underlined his class with a goal in each half, one rifled
Half-centuries from Jason Holder and Nicholas Pooran in a 93-run partnership guided the West Indies to a series-levelling four-wicket win the second One-Day International (ODI) of the three-match series against Australia.
The Abes' success gave Japan its third and fourth gold medal of the day after Yuto Horigome took skateboarding's first Olympic title and swimmer Yui Ohashi was the surprise winner of the women's 400m individual competition.
Braving all odds, Javad Foroughi becomes the oldest Iranian athlete to win an Olympic medal, earning gold in men’s 10-meter air pistol.