Category: International Sports

Bale gets Wales out of jail

Bale gets Wales out of jail

Gareth Bale saved Wales from dropping crucial points as they won 2-1 in their opening European Qualifier away to Andorra. The visitors were stunned after just six minutes of the Group B clash at the new Estadi Nacional, when Neil Taylor was adjudged to have fouled Ivan Lorenzo in the box and defender Ildefons Lima [&hellip

Schumacher leaves hospital

Schumacher leaves hospital

Michael Schumacher has left Lausanne Hospital and will continue his rehabilitation following his skiing accident at home. The seven-time World Champion was placed in a medically induced coma after suffering severe head injuries during a skiing accident in the French Alps in December 2013. Schumacher’s life is believed to have been saved by the helmet [&hellip

Welbeck double sinks Swiss

Welbeck double sinks Swiss

​England took their first step towards the 2016 European Championships in France with a morale-boosting 2-0 victory over Switzerland in Basel on Monday. Danny Welbeck struck at either end of the second-half as England made a successful start to their Group E campaign. Captain Wayne Rooney was the catalyst in an excellent counter-attacking move which [&hellip

Blatter to seek another term as FIFA President

Blatter to seek another term as FIFA President

Blatter broke the news on Monday in a pre-recorded interview at the SoccerEx conference in Manchester, England. “I will make an official declaration definitely in September now when we have the executive committee,” the Swiss FIFA president said. “I will inform the executive committee. It’s a question of respect also to say then to the [&hellip

City too strong for Liverpool

City too strong for Liverpool

​Stevan Jovetic scored either side of half-time to help Manchester City earn a 3-1 Premier League home win over Liverpool. Slack defending from Reds debutant Alberto Moreno let Jovetic in just before the break at the Etihad Stadium on Monday night, the Montenegro international striker smashing the ball under Simon Mignolet after dispossessing Moreno as [&hellip

Barca cruise, Villarreal win

Barca cruise, Villarreal win

A Lionel Messi brace and a delightful finish from teenager Munir El Haddadi kicked off Luis Enrique’s Barcelona reign with a 3-0 win over Elche in the Primera Division. Messi got back to his marauding best and scored the opening goal before Javier Mascherano saw red in the closing stages of the first half. With [&hellip

Mario to seal Liverpool move

Mario to seal Liverpool move

​ Mario Balotelli will fly into Merseyside to finalise his move to Liverpool. The Italy international is believed to have passed his medical after spending Friday evening at Liverpool’s Melwood training ground and will tie up his £16m switch from AC Milan. Balotelli’s return to the Premier League will not be in time for him [&hellip

Mourinho hails Chelsea’s DNA

Mourinho hails Chelsea’s DNA

​Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claims his team have the right DNA to be Premier League champions. Chelsea beat Leicester 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, to make it two wins from two games, Mourinho described the performance as “lazy” but says he saw glimpses of what his team are really capable of. “Football is about [&hellip

Van Gaal: I need more time

Van Gaal: I need more time

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has called for patience from fans looking for an instant upturn in fortunes. The Dutchman has also hit out at the critics who he claims have made a ‘devil’ out of him after just one defeat in charge of the side. United’s 2-1 home loss to Swansea was the [&hellip

Liverpool demand Mario clause

Liverpool demand Mario clause

Liverpool will insist on a code of conduct clause before concluding a deal to bring Mario Balotelli back to the Premier League. Balotelli’s representatives are in talks with the Anfield club after a £16m fee was agreed with Milan, but the player is yet to fly to England for talks over personal terms and any [&hellip