Crowd capacity at Wembley Stadium will be increased to more than 60,000 fans for the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020
Published on Jun 22, 2021 07:38 PM IST
New Zealand Football chief executive Andrew Pragnell issued a statement Wednesday saying a significant number of players would have been be subject to quarantine on returning home from the Nov. 12 game and that would “heavily disrupt their domestic seasons and potentially jeopardize their professional careers.”
Updated on Oct 14, 2020 02:59 PM IST
Wellington |Associated Press
Arsenal’s first-choice shot-stopper Bernd Leno sustained a right knee injury in the game against Brighton & Hove Albion in June and Martinez has impressed in the German’s absence, keeping four clean sheets in 10 starts.
Updated on Jul 31, 2020 11:44 AM IST
Ighalo, 31, was part of the Watford team that were defeated 2-1 by Crystal Palace in the semi-final in 2016, a result that denied them the opportunity to face United in the final.
Updated on Jul 18, 2020 11:47 AM IST
Wembley Stadium, which is owned by the FA, was due to be staging seven games at the European Championship including the semifinals and finals next month but the tournament was postponed by a year.
Updated on Jun 29, 2020 06:33 PM IST
Press Trust of India |Press Trust of India
Manchester City claimed the League Cup for the fourth time in five seasons by beating Aston Villa 2-1 at Wembley on Sunday thanks to goals from Sergio Aguero and Rodri.
Updated on Mar 02, 2020 12:35 AM IST
London |Agence France-Presse
We promise this is the last post about U2 and its concert in Mumbai, but word comes in that it was none other than designer Arjun Khanna, a die-hard fan of the band, who got to design the official gifts for the members of the band post their performance
Updated on Dec 20, 2019 01:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times |Malavika Sangghvi
The venues for the next three finals were revealed at UEFA’s Executive Committee meeting in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana, with Munich being awarded the 2022 showpiece and the 2023 final being given to Wembley.
Published on Sep 25, 2019 12:02 AM IST
Ljubljana |Agence France-Presse
Manchester City celebrated their domestic treble with an open-top bus parade on Monday, drawing an estimated 100,000 fans to the streets of the city centre.
Updated on May 21, 2019 11:58 AM IST
Guardiola’s City retained the Premier League title on Sunday, beating Klopp’s Liverpool by a single point at the end of a thrilling title race.
Updated on May 15, 2019 10:01 AM IST
Messi, who turns 32 in June, Busquets, who will be 31 in July, and Pique, already 32, have hung on, driving the club through fresh cycles of success.
Updated on Apr 30, 2019 11:30 AM IST
Lloris had already been at fault for Barcelona’s opening goal in the 4-2 group stage defeat at Wembley, which saw Tottenham fall behind with barely a minute on the clock.
Updated on Apr 08, 2019 09:40 AM IST
However, with another seven matches to come before the end of April, Guardiola faces a headache in a familiar problem position.
Updated on Apr 05, 2019 10:50 AM IST
Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as England started what they hope is a road back to Wembley for the Euro 2020 final with a comprehensive 5-0 win over the Czech Republic to open their qualifying campaign.
Updated on Mar 23, 2019 10:52 AM IST
Southgate led England to their first World Cup semi-final appearance since 1990 during a memorable run in Russia last year.
Updated on Mar 14, 2019 07:38 PM IST
On Friday, Dortmund’s youthful back four of Abdou Diallo, Dan-Axel Zagadou, Manuel Akanji and Achraf Hakimi, all under 23, failed to cope with an Augsburg side fighting relegation.
Updated on Mar 04, 2019 10:09 AM IST
Sarri’s position is precarious after a run of poor results but his team put in a valiant performance in Sunday’s match against City, who had beaten the Blues 6-0 just two weeks earlier.
Updated on Feb 25, 2019 07:52 PM IST
Reports on Wednesday claimed Sarri will be axed if Chelsea are beaten in any of their next three matches after losing the backing of the club’s hierarchy.
Published on Feb 20, 2019 07:50 PM IST
The 29-year-old last fought in September at Wembley, stopping Russia’s Alexander Povetkin in seven rounds.
Updated on Feb 13, 2019 10:16 PM IST
Banks, who played in every game of the 1966 campaign on home soil, is probably best known for a wonder save he produced to deny Brazilian great Pele in the 1970 World Cup.
Updated on Feb 12, 2019 04:07 PM IST
Pochettino has taken to defending his failure to win silverware in almost five years at Tottenham by insisting he values qualification for Europe’s elite club competition more highly than success in the domestic cups.
Updated on Feb 12, 2019 08:49 AM IST
Reus, who has scored 17 goals so far this season, left the field in Dortmund’s German Cup penalty shoot-out defeat to Werder Bremen on Tuesday with a thigh problem and sat out training on Sunday.
Published on Feb 11, 2019 08:34 AM IST
Spurs dominated possession at Wembley but lacked inspiration without injured England pair Harry Kane and Dele Alli and looked to be heading for their third Premier League defeat in five games after Craig Cathcart’s first-half goal.
Updated on Jan 31, 2019 10:02 AM IST
Guardiola’s side had thrashed Burton 9-0 in the semi-final first leg earlier in January to effectively guarantee they would return to Wembley 12 months after winning the competition.
Updated on Jan 24, 2019 11:14 AM IST
Burton-on-Tresnt (UK) |AFP
Sky Sports News reported that the Ivory Coast international, 26, was taken into custody on Saturday and missed Tottenham’s 1-0 defeat by Manchester United at Wembley the following day.
Published on Jan 16, 2019 07:14 PM IST
Meanwhile a Spurs fan was banned and fined for throwing a banana skin at Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang during the North London derby in early December.
Updated on Jan 08, 2019 07:31 PM IST
Tottenham Hotspur must somehow find a way past Lionel Messi’s Barcelona to reach the knockout stages but manager Mauricio Pochettino remains positive ahead of the daunting trip to the Camp Nou to face the five-time European champions.
Updated on Dec 10, 2018 05:22 PM IST
London |Agence France-Presse
Just over a year ago, England’s qualification for the World Cup was greeted with yawns and a barrage of paper aeroplanes from fans disillusioned by decades of underachievement.
Updated on Nov 19, 2018 09:14 AM IST
Critics of the Nations League were handed healthy helpings of humble pie after England and Croatia served up a thriller in their Group 4 decider, Harry Kane’s late winner booking the Three Lions a place in the Finals.
Updated on Nov 18, 2018 10:36 PM IST
Croatia would also be relegated with a goalless draw, while a score draw would see England drop down to the league below.
Updated on Nov 18, 2018 11:13 AM IST