India crash out of AFC Asian Cup with 0-1 defeat to Bahrain

India crashed out of the AFC Asian Cup following a heartbreaking 0-1 defeat at the hands of Bahrain, who scored in the injury time, in their final Group A match at Al-Sharjah Stadium on Monday. Bahrain converted a penalty in the 91st minute through Jamal Rashed, who made no mistake after India captain Pronay Halder […]

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Newports heroics crown memorable FA Cup third round

Try telling Padraig Amond, Shaquile Coulthirst or Callum Lang — an unlikely trio of footballing journeymen — that the FA Cup has lost its lustre. Or, for that matter, try persuading any of the followers of Newport County, Barnet and Oldham Athletic, who all rejoiced in their classic giant-killing feats on Sunday, that the grand […]

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Real Madrid woes deepen with surprise defeat by Sociedad

Real Madrid`s nightmarish start to the new year continued on Sunday with a shock 2-0 home defeat by struggling Real Sociedad which left the European champions sitting outside the top four in La Liga 10 points behind leaders Barcelona. Willian Jose put the Basques ahead in the third minute and after Madrid missed a series […]

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La Liga: Real Madrid sign Spanish teenager Diaz from Man City

Real Madrid have signed Spain Under-19 international forward Brahim Diaz from Manchester City on a six-and-a-half year deal, the European champions said on Sunday. Real announced the signing on their website barely an hour after their 2-0 home defeat by Real Sociedad, which left Santiago Solari`s side fifth in the La Liga standings. Real did […]

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Huddersfield sign Jason Puncheon on loan from Crystal Palace

Huddersfield Town have signed midfielder Jason Puncheon on loan from Crystal Palace for the rest of the season, the Premier League clubs have said. Puncheon has struggled for game time at Palace this season, making five substitute appearances in the league and starting three League Cup games, but Huddersfield manager David Wagner backed the versatile […]

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