Category: International Sports

Bale brilliance wins Copa

Bale brilliance wins Copa

Gareth Bale’s brilliant individual effort five minutes from time gave Real Madrid a 2-1 win over Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final. With Tuesday night’s match in Valencia looking like going into extra-time, Bale broke and beat the challenge of Marc Bartra before poking the ball past Jose Manuel Pinto to win the game [&hellip

Arsenal climb back to fourth

Arsenal climb back to fourth

​ Lukas Podolski and Olivier Giroud fired Arsenal back into the Premier League top four as the Gunners came from behind to defeat West Ham 3-1 at Emirates Stadium.​ Giroud’s superb strike early in the second half helped secure a first win in five Premier League outings for the FA Cup finalists, who are now [&hellip

Wenger hails important win

Wenger hails important win

Arsene Wenger has hailed the importance of Arsenal’s victory over West Ham as his side came from behind to win 3-1 at Emirates Stadium. A Matt Jarvis header from close range put the visitors ahead after 40 minutes, but Lukas Podolski fired into the bottom corner to equalise just a minute before the break in [&hellip

Liverpool closing in on title

Liverpool closing in on title

Liverpool took a giant stride towards the Premier League title with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Manchester City on an emotionally-charged afternoon at Anfield. Philippe Coutinho scored the winning goal after City had fought back from 2-0 down with a superb first-time finish from the edge of the box 12 minutes from time after a [&hellip

Wenger: We were outplayed

Wenger: We were outplayed

​A dejected Arsene Wenger had no excuses after Arsenal’s 3-0 loss to Everton left them with a tough fight to secure fourth spot in the Premier League. The Gunners started slowly and fell behind to a Steven Naismith goal in the 14th minute, before Romelu Lukaku was allowed to cut in from the right and [&hellip

Schumi: Signs of consciousness

Schumi: Signs of consciousness

Michael Schumacher is showing signs of ‘consciousness and awakening’, his manager has revealed. In the most heartening announcement since the F1 legend was admitted to Grenoble Hospital following his skiing crash three months ago, manager and spokesperson Sabine Kehm has rejected claims the former World Champion has regressed into a permanent comatose state by revealing [&hellip

Real too strong for Dortmund

Real too strong for Dortmund

​Real Madrid’s bid for a record 10th European Cup title moved another step closer as they recorded a convincing 3-0 victory over Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their quarter-final clash at the Bernabeu. Gareth Bale got things rolling with the opening goal inside three minutes and Isco added a second before Cristiano Ronaldo [&hellip

PSG topple Chelsea in Paris

PSG topple Chelsea in Paris

PSG secured a 3-1 victory over Chelsea in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in Paris on Wednesday. Ezequiel Lavezzi opened the scoring for Laurent Blanc’s hosts on four minutes with a sweetly-struck half-volley, but Eden Hazard kept his cool from the penalty spot on 27 to draw Jose Mourinho’s men level. Hazard [&hellip

United hold champions Bayern

United hold champions Bayern

​Manchester United produced a valiant performance to earn a 1-1 draw with UEFA Champions League holders Bayern Munich. With many tipping David Moyes’ side to be on the end of a hiding in their quarter-final first leg, United ensured they go to the Allianz Arena next week with a fighting chance even though Nemanja Vidic’s [&hellip

Neymar earns Barcelona draw

Neymar earns Barcelona draw

​Neymar equalised a wonder-strike from Diego Ribas to leave Barcelona and Atletico Madrid’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final finely balanced. David Villa spurned an early chance in the first leg at Camp Nou and Andres Iniesta’s shot at the other end was blocked by Diego Godin before Villa drew a good save from Jose Pinto in [&hellip