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'Big-hearted' Beckham buys lunch to homeless  May 23, 2:41 pm
London, May23 (ANI): David Beckham is indeed a big-hearted person, proved his recent gesture.
Brendan Rodgers appointed as new Celtic manager  May 20, 10:37 pm
London, May.20 (ANI): Brendan Rodgers has been appointed as the manager of Scottish football club Celtic on a 12-month rolling contract.
O.J Simpson's attorney speaks about his trial in double murder  May 19, 2:27 pm
Melbourne, May 19 (ANI): Guess what O.J. Simpson said to his defense attorney, Robert Shapiro, after the football star learned he was not guilty of the double murder.
UEFA to elect Michel Platini's successor in September  May 18, 5:46 pm
Johannesburg, May. 18 (ANI): UEFA, the European football's governing body, will elect a president in September to replace Michel Platini, who was banned from all football-related activity last year for allegedly receiving a 'disloyal payment' from then-FIFA president Sepp Blatter in 2011.
'Training device' held responsible for Manchester bomb scare  May 16, 8:44 am
Washington D.C., May 16 (ANI): The suspicious item found in Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium ahead of a crucial soccer game, which prompted the evacuation of United's game against AFC Bournemouth, which was then cancelled was actually a training device.
Samoura vows to restore FIFA's reputation   May 14, 6:52 pm
Johannesburg, May.14 (ANI): Newly-appointed FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura has pledged 'to help football restore its tarnished image' after a slew of scandals plunged the game's world governing body into an unprecedented crisis.
`Game in Game` has 90 percent facts, says Sona Chaudhary  May 12, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (ANI): Former Indian women football team skipper Sona Chaudhary on Thursday revealed that her recently launched book 'Game in Game' is based on 90 percent facts and 10 percent fiction.
Gianni Infantino` sad` to see Platini resign as UEFA chief  May 10, 1:09 pm
Johannesburg, May 10 (ANI): FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed sadness after his former mentor Michel Platini decided to step down as the UEFA chief following the refusal of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to lift his six-year suspension from all football-related activities.
Platini to resign as UEFA president after six-year ban appeal fails  May 9, 4:01 pm
London, May 9 (ANI): Michel Platini's lawyer has confirmed that his client will step down from the post of UEFA president after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) refused to lift his six-year suspension from all football-related activities.
Cameroon footballer Patrick Ekeng dies after collapsing on ground   May 7, 1:55 pm
Johannesburg, May.7 (ANI): Cameroon midfielder Patrick Ekeng has tragically passed away after falling to the ground while playing a league match with his Romanian club Dinamo Bucharest last evening.
FC Goa fined Rs 11 cr over ISL fracas  May 5, 10:04 pm
Mumbai, May. 5 (ANI): Football Club Goa have been slapped with a fine of Rs. 11 crore and will be docked 15 points in the next Indian Super League season for their role in the post-finale fracas last year.
Jamie Vardy scoops writers' Footballer of the Year award  May 2, 5:48 pm
Johannesburg, May. 2 (ANI): Leicester striker Jamie Vardy has been rewarded for his stellar Premier League season as he bagged the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year award.
`Banned` Platini optimistic of lifting six-year FIFA ban  Apr 29, 6:02 pm
Johannesburg, Apr.29 (ANI): Suspended UEFA president Michel Platini has said he is optimistic about lifting his six-year ban from all football-related activities as he begins his appeal against the suspension at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Mata reveals footballers earn `obscene` amount of money  Apr 25, 6:32 pm
London, Apr.25 (ANI): While shedding some light on the financial aspect of the game, Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has disclosed that professional footballers earn 'obscene' amounts of money and 'live in a bubble'.
Leicester's Mahrez crowned `PFA Player of the Year`  Apr 25, 12:06 pm
London, Apr.25 (ANI): Leicester City's attacking midfielder Riyad Mahrez has bagged the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) Player of the Year award.
Wenger gushes over ` exceptional` Sanchez post West Brom drubbing  Apr 22, 11:33 am
London, Apr. 22 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has lavished praise on star forward Alexis Sanchez after his side claimed a comfortable win against West Brom in their Premier League clash, saying the Chilean footballer is back to his best form.
Barca star Messi remains world's highest paid footballer  Apr 12, 10:07 am
Melbourne, Apr 12 (ANI): Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi still remains the world's highest earning footballer with an annual income of 74 million euros, according to a leading French football-based magazine.
Paris, Brussels attackers wanted to target Euro 2016 football championship  Apr 12, 9:28 am
Washington D.C., Apr. 12 (ANI): ISIS terror suspect Mohamed Abrini, the last identified suspect at large from the Paris attacks, revelaled during his interrogation that the cell that carried out the deadly series of attack in the France and Brussels had their eye on the Euro 2016 soccer championships
Vedanta's Sesa Football Academy invites applications for coaching program  Apr 7, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, Apr 7 (ANI): Vedanta-Sesa Goa Iron Ore as part of its commitment to serve the community established Sesa Football Academy (SFA) in the year 1999, with the prime objective of nurturing young football talent from Goa. SFA has full-fledged facilities in Sankhali and Sirsaim in North Goa.
Former Italy and AC Milan manager Cesare Maldini passes away  Apr 3, 4:18 pm
London, April.3 (ANI): Former A C Milan defender and coach of the Italian football team Cesare Maldini has died. He was 84.
Ferguson warns Guardiola ahead of Man City arrival  Apr 1, 1:06 pm
Johannesburg, April.1 (ANI): Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson believes it will not be easy for Pep Guardiola to adapt to Premier League football when he arrives to take charge as Manchester City manager.
Guardiola pays homage to Dutch football legend Cruyff  Mar 26, 2:52 pm
Johannesburg, Mar 26 (ANI): Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has paid rich tributes to Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, who passed away at the age of 68 after losing his battle with lung cancer on Thursday.
Islamic State suicide bomber kills 30 in Iraq   Mar 26, 11:10 am
Hilla (Iraq), Mar. 26 (ANI): At least 30 people were killed and several injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up at a football match in a village near Iskandariyah city south of Baghdad yesterday.
Dutch footie legend Cruyff to be cremated in Barcelona  Mar 25, 10:27 pm
Johannesburg, Mar 25 (ANI): Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff, who has passed away at the age of 68 after a battle with lung cancer, will reportedly be cremated on Friday in Barcelona.
This is how footballers will improve their play  Mar 25, 12:27 pm
Washington D.C., Mar. 25 (ANI): A recent research has derived that individual perspective and behavioral peculiarities of the footballers besides physical training need to be considered to improve their level of play.