The announcement on Friday comes after fan protests at the club's Old Trafford ground involving a pitch invasion which led to the postponement of United's Premier League home match against Liverpool last month.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 11:23 PM IST
"The European soccer championship is a special situation," Bavaria governor Markus Söder said, adding the games would be a "pilot and test project for further professional sports in Germany."
Published on Jun 04, 2021 06:54 PM IST
PTI | , Munich
Tuchel took over midway through the 2020-21 season after the Premier League club sacked Frank Lampard and the German led them to a top-four finish as well as the FA Cup final.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 06:08 PM IST
- Rahul Bheke’s red card in the 17th minute in Thursday’s 0-1 loss at Doha’s Jassim bin Hamad Stadium though was contentious, said Bhaichung Bhutia.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 03:57 PM IST
Dhiman Sarkar, Kolkata
Just 33 minutes into their joint 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup Qualifier, Asian champions Qatar were a goal and a man up in their own den, but India fought valiantly till the end to avoid losing by a bigger margin on Thursday night.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 03:29 PM IST
PTI | , Doha
- Belgium coach Roberto Martinez shrugged off a disappointing home draw with Greece in Thursday’s friendly international as the after effects of a long season for his players.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 03:13 PM IST
Reuters | , Brussels
Jack Grealish is part of Gareth Southgate's squad for the Euros, which begin on June 11.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 10:53 AM IST
- Brazil’s star players have debated whether or not they should play in the Copa America on home soil.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 10:44 AM IST
AP | , Sao Paulo
- After the coronavirus pandemic forced a 19-month delay in their World Cup Asian qualifying campaign, it took less than a minute for Mathew Leckie to head in the opening goal of a 3-0 win over Kuwait on a sweltering Thursday night in Kuwait City.
Updated on Jun 04, 2021 10:02 AM IST
- Days later, Messi paid his respects by celebrating a goal for Barcelona with the shirt of Argentine club Newell’s Old Boys, where the 1986 World Cup winner had also played
Published on Jun 04, 2021 09:59 AM IST
Messi converted from the spot midway through the first half after Guillermo Maripan brought down Lautaro Martinez in the box. Chile striker Sanchez levelled in the 37th minute, finishing off a cut back from Gary Medel.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 08:46 AM IST
Uruguay's Jonathan Rodriguez had a goal controversially chalked off for offside in the first half and Luis Suarez put a header over the bar from close in.
Updated on Jun 04, 2021 07:03 AM IST
Belgium were missing several regulars like Thibaut Courtois, Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard, but they were still hoping to send out a message of intent ahead of next week’s kick off of the European Championship.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 07:02 AM IST
A winless India remained in fourth spot in Group E with three points from six matches.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 01:54 AM IST
The Liverpool right-back hobbled off just before the end of a 1-0 win over Austria on Wednesday.
Updated on Jun 03, 2021 11:17 PM IST
AP | , London
Koeman has another year left on his contract, but Laporta had said the club was considering whether to keep him in charge after a disappointing season in which Barcelona only won the Copa del Rey.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 10:24 PM IST
AP | , Barcelona
Anthony Burke was charged in March last year and, on Wednesday, Tameside Magistrates' Court found him guilty of making "a monkey-gesture and noises towards three Black players". He was also fined 500 pounds ($700).
Published on Jun 03, 2021 09:45 PM IST
Jordi Cruyff, who made 54 appearances for Barca's first team, has worked as a sporting director and coach at several clubs since retiring as a player. He will leave his role as head coach of Chinese Super League side Shenzhen on Aug. 1 to work at Barca.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 06:22 PM IST
- Inzaghi replaces Antonio Conte, who left Inter last month after leading the club to its first Serie A title in more than a decade.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 06:08 PM IST
- Lerma was accused of biting Wednesday midfielder Josh Windass in the 83rd minute of the Championship match.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 01:49 PM IST
Around 7,000 fans were at Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium for the Euro 2020 warm-up and jeers could be heard from sections of the crowd before they were drowned out by applause from other supporters.
Updated on Jun 03, 2021 11:27 AM IST
The tournament, held over from last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, was shifted to Brazil on Monday after original co-hosts Argentina and Colombia were replaced at the last minute.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 10:42 AM IST
- Romelu Lukaku said he will remain at Inter Milan next season after the Belgium forward helped them to their first Serie A title in 11 years.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 10:30 AM IST
- England's Trent Alexander-Arnold's inclusion in Euro 2020 squad could be short-lived after he hobbled off in Wednesday's friendly win against Austria.
Updated on Jun 03, 2021 07:49 AM IST
Reuters | , Middlesbrough, England
- Karim Benzema missed a penalty and hit the post on his international return as France warmed up for the European Championship with a 3-0 home win against Wales on Wednesday.
Published on Jun 03, 2021 07:35 AM IST
Stimac stressed that having captain Sunil Chhetri back in the side is a "huge encouragement" to all the younger players in the squad.
Updated on Jun 02, 2021 10:00 PM IST
ANI | , Doha
The midfield talisman broke his nose and eye socket in a clash in the Champions League final last weekend but it would be days before Belgium were clear about his chances of competing, Martinez told reporters.
Published on Jun 02, 2021 09:17 PM IST
Reuters | , Brussels
The Scottish FA said on Tuesday that Fleck returned the positive test at the team's base camp in Spain and was self-isolating in line with Spanish government guidelines.
Published on Jun 02, 2021 07:27 PM IST
De Gea was the only player to miss his spot-kick in last week's marathon shootout which ended 11-10 to Villarreal following a 1-1 draw after extra time, while Torres kept his nerve to score as his club won their first-ever major trophy.
Published on Jun 02, 2021 07:22 PM IST
Reuters | , Madrid