FOOTBALL

Organisers of Hong Kong friendly start ticket refund process for Messi’s no-show

Hong Kong, March 19 (IANS) Organisers of a football friendly in Hong Kong that triggered huge outrage due to Lionel Messi's absence have started...

Qatar to hold next five editions of FIFA U17 World Cup

Geneva, March 15 (IANS) Qatar will be host of the next five editions of the U-17 World Cup from 2025, FIFA announced on Thursday. In...

UEFA report shows Real Madrid as top-earning football club

Madrid (Spain), Feb 15 (IANS) Real Madrid earned more money than any other club in the world last season, according to the European Club...

India falls to 117 in latest FIFA rankings after Asian Cup debacle

New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Indian men’s national football team fell to 117th place in the latest FIFA rankings after its AFC Asian...

Al Nassr whitewash Inter Miami in friendly without Ronaldo, Messi

Riyadh, Feb 2 (IANS) Saudi Pro League club Al Nassr whitewashed the U.S. Major League Soccer (MLS) giant Inter Miami 6-0 here in a...

Germany’s legendary footballer Beckenbauer dies aged 78

Berlin, Jan 8 (IANS) Germany football legend Franz Beckenbauer, one of the only three players to win the football World Cup as a player...

Saudi Arabia set to host FIFA World Cup 2034

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Saudi Arabia will host the FIFA World Cup 2034, the president of the International Football Federation (FIFA), Gianni Infantino...

Canada knocked out of FIFA Women’s World Cup

Co-host Australia trounced Canada 4-0, advancing to the Round of 16, while Nigeria also moved forward despite a 0-0 draw with debutant Ireland at...

Canada registers first win at the FIFA Women’s World Cup, moves to top of...

A victory over the Republic of Ireland has taken Canada to the top of Group B at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in...

Canada begins its FIFA Women’s World Cup journey tomorrow

Olympic Games soccer champions Canada is hoping to also bring home the FIFA Women's World Cup trophy. The closest the team ever came to...