Keyword Results for   'football'  
World's largest '80 football field sized' hotel coming up in Mecca  May 25, 1:12 pm
Dubai, May 25 (ANI): Mecca will soon be home to world's largest luxury hotel, built in a 4.6 million square feet area, which is equivalent to 80 football fields in the United States.
Ronaldo's treble in Getafe rout helps end La Liga season with staggering 61 goals  May 24, 10:42 am
London, May 24 (ANI): Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo finished Spain's La Liga season with a best goal tally of 61 and his first-half hat-trick in a 7-3 hammering of Getafe on Saturday.
Italian Women's Cup final cancelled after top boss brands female players as lesbians  May 21, 4:36 pm
London, May 21 (ANI): Italian women's cup final got cancelled after a top footie chief allegedly branded female players "a bunch of lesbians".
Move over Man City, PSG is world's new top-paying team!  May 21, 2:40 pm
Johannesburg, May 21 (ANI): As per a new survey, French football champions Paris Saint-Germain's players have the highest average salary in the whole of sport, beating Real Madrid and Manchester City.
UEFA President Platini hints at 'easing' FFP rules  May 19, 4:23 pm
London, May 19 (ANI):Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) President Michel Platini said that the governing body of European football is preparing to 'ease' the Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules it introduced in 2011 to stop clubs from overspending.
Man City goalie Joe Hart to wed fiancee at `secret` location in Italy  May 19, 2:31 pm
London, May 19 (ANI): English footballer Joe Hart will be tying knot with his finacee, Kimberly Crew, at a secret location near Florence, Italy.
John Terry, Clooney among others warned over drones breaching their security  May 19, 11:51 am
London, May 19 (ANI): British footballer John Terry and Hollywood actor George Clooney, besides other stars have been warned that drones may be used to bypass their respective residential security systems.
Danielle Lloyd admits turning to anti-depressants post Jamie O'Hara split  May 18, 7:13 pm
London, May 18 (ANI): Danielle Lloyd has revealed that she was inclined to anti-depressants and sleeping pills after getting divorce from her cheating footballer husband Jamie O'Hara more than once.
La Liga to go ahead as scheduled post suspension of players' strike  May 15, 9:53 pm
London, May 15 (ANI): The Spanish football season will be allowed to finish as per schedule after the week-long Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) suspension and players' strike have been called off.
Spanish judge orders Barca to face tax-fraud trial over Neymar transfer  May 14, 5:26 pm
London, May 14 (ANI): A Spanish judge has ordered the Barcelona Football Club to stand trial over allegations that it tried to deceive the tax authorities while signing of star forward Neymar.
Guardiola compares 'all-time best' Messi to Pele as Barca enter CL finals   May 13, 3:24 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has compared Lionel Messi to Brazilian legendary footballer Pele, describing the Barcelona talisman as 'best player of all time'.
Chelsea's Eden Hazard bags Football Writers' award  May 12, 9:55 pm
London, May 12 (ANI): Chelsea's attacking midfielder Eden Hazard has been crowned as the Football Writers' Association player of the year, in addition to the PFA award he won in April.
Second Belgian footballer passes away in two weeks post Tim Nicot's cardiac arrest  May 11, 9:42 pm
London, May 11 (ANI): Tim Nicot, a lower-league footballer, has become the second Belgian player to tragically pass away due to cardiac arrest in the past two weeks.
Pele returns home after prostate surgery  May 10, 11:20 am
London, May 10(ANI): Brazilian football legend Pele has been released from the Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo after undergoing prostate surgery.
`Godfather` Blatter says women's football `limping behind` from men's game  May 8, 7:23 pm
London, May 08 (ANI): FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that women's football is limping behind the men's game in terms of both profile and sponsorship.
Soccer legend Pele undergoes prostate surgery in Brazil  May 8, 10:26 am
London, May 08 (ANI): Legendary Brazil footballer Pele has undergone successful prostrate surgery after he is hospitalized for the second time in six months.
Spanish football federation to suspend all domestic competition 'indefinitely' over TV rights  May 7, 11:43 am
London, May 07 (ANI): The Spanish football federation (RFEF) has announced that it is suspending all domestic competition 'indefinitely' from 16 May over a tussle with the government on issues, including a new law for TV rights.
Messi claims does not have any relationship with Pep Guardiola any longer  May 6, 4:53 pm
London, May 06 (ANI): Barcelona's ace striker Lionel Messi has said that he does not have any kind of relationship with former boss and Bayern Munich football team coach Pep Guardiola.
Messi 'unstoppable' on current form, says Pep Guardiola  May 6, 1:48 pm
Barcelona (Spain), May 6 (ANI): Barcelona's ace striker Lionel Messi is unstoppable on current form believes Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola.
Tevez 'smash' leaves Real Madrid stunned in Champions League face-off  May 6, 12:46 pm
Turin (Italy), May 6 (ANI): Juventus striker Carlos Tevez stunned Real Madrid with a smashing second-half penalty to give the hosts a 2-1 win in an absorbing Champions League semi-final on Tuesday.
'Scathing' Maradona slams Blatter for plunging FIFA into 'anarchy'   May 5, 1:22 pm
Wellington, May 05 (ANI): Legendary Argentina footballer Diego Maradona has launched a blistering tirade on Sepp Blatter, accusing the FIFA president of plummeting the world football's governing body into 'anarchy' in his tenure.
Pellegrini claims 2015 PL winners lacked 'great panache' displayed by Man City last season  May 4, 3:12 pm
London, May 04 (ANI): Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has claimed that the newly crowned Premier League champions Chelsea lacked the attacking flair or goals that his side demonstrated last season.
UK football fans faced being breathalysed under new scheme  May 3, 12:41 pm
London, May 3 (ANI): British football fans face being breathalysed before entering stadiums across the country to stop drunken behaviour at matches.
Former Man U defender Rio Ferdinand's wife dies from cancer   May 3, 10:09 am
London, May 3 (ANI): Brit professional footballer Rio Ferdinand's wife Rebecca Ellison has passed away after struggling from breast cancer.
West Brom knocks Man U over, gets closer to EPL safety  May 3, 10:09 am
London, May 3 (ANI): Manchester United suffered a third consecutive defeat on Saturday, losing to West Brom by a goal despite dominating ball possession.