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Messi tops wealth league ahead of Ronaldo, Neymar

Lionel Messi (centre) with Neymar Jr (left) and Christiano Ronaldo. (Photo: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images) LIONEL MESSI remains the world’s richest football player, despite the Argentine...

Ronaldo becomes the second player to score 100 international goals

CRISTIANO RONALDO rattled home a superb first-half free kick to become only the second male player to score 100 international goals as Portugal outclassed...

Rashford forms taskforce with food brands to tackle hunger among children

MARCUS RASHFORD has formed a taskforce with some major food brands to help tackle hunger among children, the Manchester United and England forward said...

Argentines hoping for Messi-Guardiola reunion at City

THE news that Lionel Messi wants to leave Barcelona may have shocked the football world but his fellow Argentines back his decision and they...

The ‘Atomic Flea’ bomb: top European clubs circle as Messi calls time at Barcelona

SIX-TIME Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi has told Barcelona he wants to leave in a “bombshell” fax that is expected to spark a legal...

U-17 Women’s World Cup in India postponed

FIFA postponed Under-17 Women's World Cup, scheduled to be held in November in India, due to the coronavirus pandemic on Saturday (4). The event was...

Indian football captain condemns racism

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri has condemned the incidents of racism against people from the Northeast. He appealed to people not to do it. A few...

Asia sees sharp decline in match-fixing, says AFC

Asia has seen a sharp decline in match-fixing over the last six years, the Asian Football Confederation and its integrity partner told Reuters, though...

FIFA boss visits Dhaka, says racists must be ‘kicked out’ of stadiums

Racists must be "kicked out" of stadiums, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Thursday as he pressed for a worldwide ban on spectators who abuse...

Late strike from Adil Khan helps India draw Bangladesh 1-1

A last-gasp Adil Khan header saved the blushes for India, who played their worst game of the campaign, as the home side played out...