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Pele responding well to treatment for respiratory infection

Published on Dec 04, 2022 03:00 AM IST

The Albert Einstein hospital said Friday that Pelé is getting antibiotics to treat an infection at the same time he undergoes chemotherapy against cancer.

File Photo of Brazil football legend Pele.(REUTERS)
File Photo of Brazil football legend Pele.(REUTERS)

For Australia, water works best in a desert World Cup campaign

Be it Socceroos coach Graham Arnold quenching a beer query, Argentina boss Lionel Scaloni thanking Bangladesh fans or a bus ride to nowhere, Qatar 2022 has it all

Barely had we caught our breath from South Korea’s last-gasp win, a group of journalists fetched up at the media parking area for a bus from Education City Stadium to the Lusail where Brazil were playing Cameroon.(Getty Images)
Barely had we caught our breath from South Korea’s last-gasp win, a group of journalists fetched up at the media parking area for a bus from Education City Stadium to the Lusail where Brazil were playing Cameroon.(Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 11:47 PM IST

Upsets, VAR, injury time: Big talking points from the group stage

A manic first stage has come to an end and set things up for the KO rounds to follow

This is the last 32-team World Cup, with the 2026 edition in the United States, Canada and Mexico expanding to 48 teams.(AP)
This is the last 32-team World Cup, with the 2026 edition in the United States, Canada and Mexico expanding to 48 teams.(AP)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 11:33 PM IST

Argentina vs Australia Highlights FIFA World Cup: Messi-led ARG win 2-1

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights Argentina vs Australia: Catch all the Live football score and updates of the second round of 16 match of FIFA World Cup - Argentina vs Australia - at the Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium in Qatar.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Score Argentina vs Australia(AP)
FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Score Argentina vs Australia(AP)
Updated on Dec 04, 2022 02:44 AM IST

Dominant Dutch ease past USA into World Cup quarters

Goals by Depay, Blind and Dumfries give Louis van Gaal's side a 3-1 win, ending the run of the hard-working US despite Christian Pulisic's return to the starting line-up after injury

Netherlands' Denzel Dumfries celebrates scoring Netherlands' third goal.(REUTERS)
Netherlands' Denzel Dumfries celebrates scoring Netherlands' third goal.(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 11:20 PM IST

Cameroon count the positives despite World Cup exit

The first African team to beat Brazil bowed out in the group stage with heads held high and coach Rigobert Song believes the side can only get stronger

Cameroon's midfielder #22 Olivier Ntcham (R) and teammates celebrate on the pitch after the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group G
Cameroon's midfielder #22 Olivier Ntcham (R) and teammates celebrate on the pitch after the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group G
Published on Dec 03, 2022 08:59 PM IST

Amid Neymar concerns, Brazil suffer 2 huge injury blows ahead of last-16 tie

Amid concerns surrounding Neymar's injury and his possible return, two other players have been ruled out of the World Cup.

Brazil's Neymar with Casemiro and teammates after the match (REUTERS)
Brazil's Neymar with Casemiro and teammates after the match (REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 08:26 PM IST

Brazil football legend Pele under palliative care amid cancer battle

Pele was admitted to hospital on Tuesday to re-evaluate his cancer treatment and later diagnosed with a respiratory infection

Football legend Pele(Twitter)
Football legend Pele(Twitter)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 07:38 PM IST

Netherlands vs USA Highlights FIFA World Cup 2022: NED win 3-1, into quarters

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights Netherlands vs USA: Netherlands sealed a 3-1 win vs USA in their Round of 16 fixture at the Khalifa International Stadium in Qatar. Follow here Highlights of NED vs USA Football WC match.

NED vs USA Highlights: Netherlands defeated USA in their Round of 16 fixture of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022, in Qatar.(AP)
NED vs USA Highlights: Netherlands defeated USA in their Round of 16 fixture of the ongoing FIFA World Cup 2022, in Qatar.(AP)
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 10:34 PM IST

FIFA World Cup: Ronaldo hails Portugal’s group stage form, backs team for RO16

FIFA World Cup 2022: With Portugal qualifying for the Round of 16, Cristiano Ronaldo had a special message for his teammates and fans.

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their first goal with Joao Felix and Bernardo Silva.(REUTERS)
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring their first goal with Joao Felix and Bernardo Silva.(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 06:25 PM IST

Argentina vs Australia Football Live Streaming FIFA World Cup 2022 Match Today

FIFA World Cup 2022 Argentina vs Australia Live Streaming: Argentina are looking to avoid an upset as they face an unheralded Australia in the round of 16.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Argentina vs Australia Live Streaming:(REUTERS)
FIFA World Cup 2022 Argentina vs Australia Live Streaming:(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 04:15 PM IST

Argentina vs Australia FIFA World Cup: What records can Messi break in RO16?

Argentina vs Australia FIFA World Cup 2022: Argentina captain Lionel Messi could near or break some records in his side's crucial Round of 16 clash vs Australia.

FIFA World Cup 2022: Lionel Messi in action for Argentina.(REUTERS)
FIFA World Cup 2022: Lionel Messi in action for Argentina.(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 03:52 PM IST

Watch: Uruguay players scuffle with referee, chase him to the tunnel

Uruguay won 2-0 against Ghana in their last group stage match on Friday but their shocking exit despite winning , didn't go down well with their players. The Uruguayan players stirred a controversy as they got involved in a scuffle with German referee Daniel Siebert after the match ended.

Screengrab of Uruguayan players scuffling with German referee Daniel Siebert (twitter)
Screengrab of Uruguayan players scuffling with German referee Daniel Siebert (twitter)
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 01:06 PM IST

‘Told him to shut up’: Ronaldo ‘insulted’ by South Korea player in verbal spat

Portugal still topped Group H despite the result, which also sent South Korea into the last 16, but Ronaldo looked annoyed as he slowly walked off when his number went up in the 65th minute.

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo gestures during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group H football match against South Korea(AFP)
Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo gestures during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group H football match against South Korea(AFP)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 10:49 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 Netherlands vs USA Football Live Streaming

FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 Netherlands vs USA Football: Here are all the Live streaming details of where and where to watch the Round of 16 match between Netherlands and USA.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 Netherlands vs USA Football Live Streaming(AP)
FIFA World Cup 2022 Round of 16 Netherlands vs USA Football Live Streaming(AP)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 10:17 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022, Round of 16: Teams, fixture, venue - All you need to know

The Round of 16 matches will begin from December 3 with each day having two games - 8:30 PM IST and 12:30 AM IST - and will continue till December 7.

FIFA World Cup 2022, Round of 16 - Full fixture
FIFA World Cup 2022, Round of 16 - Full fixture
Published on Dec 03, 2022 08:15 AM IST

Watch: Referee's act after sending off Cameroon's hero vs Brazil goes viral

On Friday night Vincent Aboubakar scored a famous goal to hand the Indomitable Lions a historic Word Cup win against Brazil. But what unfolded moments after the goal became viral instantly on social media.

Vincent Aboubakar heads winner against Brazil but is sent off for his celebration
Vincent Aboubakar heads winner against Brazil but is sent off for his celebration
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 10:00 AM IST

Switzerland beat Serbia 3-2 to reach last 16 of FIFA World Cup 2022

Most importantly for Switzerland, it went through to the knockout round after finishing second in Group G and will next face Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday at Lusail Stadium. But the tensions surrounding this particular match-up always threatened to explode.

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 - Group G - Serbia v Switzerland - Switzerland players celebrate qualifying for the knockout stages REUTERS/Suhaib Salem TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY(REUTERS)
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 - Group G - Serbia v Switzerland - Switzerland players celebrate qualifying for the knockout stages REUTERS/Suhaib Salem TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY(REUTERS)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 07:31 AM IST

Watch: Suarez left inconsolable after watching South Korea beat Portugal

On Friday night, South Korea stunned, not just Portugal, but also Uruguay, leaving Luis Suarez in consolable on the bench after the referee blew the final whistle.

Uruguay's Luis Saurez was left in tears after they failed to make it to the World Cup round of 16
Uruguay's Luis Saurez was left in tears after they failed to make it to the World Cup round of 16
Published on Dec 03, 2022 07:25 AM IST

Brazil lose first WC group league game this century, qualify as group toppers

Cameroon’s 1-0 win through Aboubakar’s stoppage-time goal was the first time an African team beat the five-time champions

Brazil's Neymar, second left, and his teammates after the World Cup group G soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil, at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar(AP)
Brazil's Neymar, second left, and his teammates after the World Cup group G soccer match between Cameroon and Brazil, at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar(AP)
Published on Dec 03, 2022 02:53 AM IST

Deja vu for Germany as refereeing decisions grab the spotlight

While technology has wiped out the debate over off-side goals, there are still a number of contentious refereeing decisions at the 2022 World Cup

Japan topped the group with six points(Getty Images)
Japan topped the group with six points(Getty Images)
Published on Dec 02, 2022 11:54 PM IST

Japan, Australia punch above their weight

For the first time in six World Cups this century, there will be three teams from the Asian Confederation in the Round of 16.

Japan's Ritsu Doan celebrates after scoring a goal during a match against Spain in the FIFA World Cup 2022, at Khalifa International Stadium, in Al Rayyan on Friday. Japan won the match 2-1(FIFA World Cup Twitter)
Japan's Ritsu Doan celebrates after scoring a goal during a match against Spain in the FIFA World Cup 2022, at Khalifa International Stadium, in Al Rayyan on Friday. Japan won the match 2-1(FIFA World Cup Twitter)
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 12:10 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Serbia vs Switzerland, Cameroon vs Brazil

FIFA World Cup 2022 Highlights: Follow Live score and updates of Serbia vs Switzerland and Cameroon vs Brazil here.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Score: Serbia vs Switzerland, Cameroon vs Brazil
FIFA World Cup 2022 Live Score: Serbia vs Switzerland, Cameroon vs Brazil
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 02:37 AM IST

Ghana, Uruguay knock each other out

Uruguay did enough to beat the Black Stars but not enough to go into the Round of 16

Luis Suarez's night ended in tears. (Getty Images)
Luis Suarez's night ended in tears. (Getty Images)
Published on Dec 02, 2022 11:29 PM IST

South Korea script another fairytale

No one gave them a chance but Hwang Hee-chan's late winner sent them through to the Round of 16

South Korea's winning goal came against the run of play(REUTERS)
South Korea's winning goal came against the run of play(REUTERS)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 11:10 PM IST

For Germany, Das Reboot II in the offing

Germany have not kept a clean sheet in any game in the Euros or the World Cup since 2016 and they need to change their training methods

Germany's Lukas Klostermann and Niklas Sule react after Germany's Manuel Neuer scored an own goal and Costa Rica's second (REUTERS)
Germany's Lukas Klostermann and Niklas Sule react after Germany's Manuel Neuer scored an own goal and Costa Rica's second (REUTERS)
Published on Dec 02, 2022 07:59 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2022 highlights: KOR beat POR 2-1, URU knocked out

FIFA World Cup 2022 highlights: South Korea stunned Portugal 2-1 which meant that Uruguay got knocked out despite beating Ghana 2-0. 

FIFA World Cup 2022 highlights: South Korea went through in dramatic circumstances(REUTERS)
FIFA World Cup 2022 highlights: South Korea went through in dramatic circumstances(REUTERS)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 10:58 PM IST

In or out? Japan's controversial second goal against Spain explained

The goal helped the Blue Samurai top the group and knock Germany out in the process

Soon after the goal, videos and pictures emerged on social media throwing considerable doubt on the goal’s validity.(Getty Images)
Soon after the goal, videos and pictures emerged on social media throwing considerable doubt on the goal’s validity.(Getty Images)
Published on Dec 02, 2022 06:45 PM IST

FIFA WC 2022, Round-of-16 scenario: South Korea take on Portugal in must-win tie

The day starts with Group H teams South Korea taking on Portugal, and simultaneously Ghana will be locking horns with Uruguay, both the matches are scheduled for 8:30 pm IST kick-off.

Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe take part in a training session(AFP)
Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe take part in a training session(AFP)
Published on Dec 02, 2022 06:18 PM IST
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