Bangladesh women hit Malaysia for six

June 24, 2022

Bangladesh women’s national football team notched up an emphatic 6-0 win against visiting Malaysia in their first of the two-match friendly series at the Bir Shrestha Shaheed Sepahi Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamlapur on Thursday.
Bangladesh defender Akhi Khatun scored a brace while captain Sabina Khatun, forward Read more

England’s men’s footballers suffer their worst home defeat in 94 years

June 15, 2022

England suffered their worst home defeat since 1928 with a 4-0 loss to Hungary in the Nations League.
Roland Sallai netted in either half, with Zsolt Nagy and Daniel Gazdag piling on the misery late on as the Three Lions suffered a disastrous night in front of a furious Molineux crowd. Their mood was not improved when John Stones was sent off shortly after the third goal went in, as the home side fell apart late Read more

FIFA World Cup trophy now in Dhaka

June 8, 2022

Sports Desk :
The original trophy of the FIFA World Cup has arrived in Dhaka earlier this morning for a 36-hour tour accompanied by a seven-member FIFA delegation including former French World Cup winner Christian Karembeu.
The World Cup trophy was taken to Radisson Blu Water Garden Hotel in Dhaka in presence Read more

Germany to train in Dubai ahead of 2022 Qatar World Cup

June 5, 2022

Sports Desk :
Germany will be setting up a training camp in Dubai to prepare for the 2022 Qatar World Cup which kicks off on November 21.
Coached by Hansi Flick, the squad is set to land in Dubai on November 14.
They will then fly to Doha on November 17 and play their first Group E match against Japan on Read more

I don’t follow records, they just come : Cristiano Ronaldo

June 4, 2022

The Portuguese’s last comments in an interview with the club’s media outlet, claimed that he does not chase records, but the records follow him.
“The records, it’s coming in a natural way,” he said.
“I don’t follow the records but the records follow me. So it’s good,” he said with Read more

Argentina’s national team to train in Abu Dhabi for 2022 World Cup

June 4, 2022

Sports Desk :
Argentina will prepare for the 2022 World Cup with a training camp in Abu Dhabi as part of a partnership between the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and Argentina Football Association (AFA).
The two-time World Cup winners will play friendlies in Abu Dhabi as part of their preparations for what is likely to be superstar Lionel Messi’s final chance to win the trophy – he will be 35 by Read more

Finalissima glory for Argentina after comfortable win over Italy at Wembley

June 2, 2022

Sports Desk :
Lionel Messi inspired Argentina to Finalissima success with a 3-0 win over Italy at a sold-out and partisan Wembley Stadium.
Goals by Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria and Paulo Dybala ensured the Copa America champions were able to celebrate more trophy delight after ending their 28-year wait for silverware Read more

Angel Di Maria to retire from international football after World Cup in Qatar

May 31, 2022

By Dhaka Mirror :
Angel Di Maria has indicated that he will retire from international football after the World Cup.
At 34, the Argentinian international, whose contract with PSG will end at the end of June, announced on Monday that he would retire from international football.
“After this World Cup, it will be time. There are a lot of guys who are at international Read more

FIFA WC trophy scheduled to tour Dhaka on June 8

May 31, 2022

By Dhaka Mirror :
The FIFA World Cup trophy is scheduled to tour Bangladesh for 36-hour in early June, Bangladesh Football Federation general secretary Abu Nayeem Shohagh told media on Monday. ‘The trophy will arrive in Dhaka on June 8 and leave the following day for a 36-hour tour of Bangladesh,’ said Shohagh.
The trophy tour will be accompanied by a seven-member FIFA delegation, including Read more

FIFA appoints female referees for World Cup for first time in competition history

May 19, 2022

FIFA has appointed three women’s referees and three women’s assistant referees ahead of the 2022 World Cup for the first time in the tournament’s history.
France’s Stephanie Frappart, Salima Mukansanga of Rwanda and Japan’s Yoshimi Yamashita are among the 36 referees to have been selected by the world Read more

US Soccer reaches ‘historic’ equal pay agreement for US men and women teams

May 19, 2022

The US men’s and women’s national soccer teams will receive equal pay under a “historic” agreement announced by the US Soccer Federation on Wednesday, following years of pressure from female national players.
For the first time, the women’s team representing the United States will Read more

Jibon suspended from national camp

May 18, 2022

Bangladesh striker Nabib Newaj Jibon has been suspended from the national football team’s ongoing camp by coach Javier Cabrera on Tuesday due to disciplinary issues.
All enlisted footballers were scheduled to report to the camp on Monday. But after Jibon turned up on Tuesday, the head coach did not allow him to join the Read more

Sergio Aguero ‘very grateful’ as Manchester City unveil statue of club legend

May 14, 2022

Club immortalise record goalscorer on 10th anniversary of club’s first Premier League title and the iconic ‘93:20’ moment
Manchester: Manchester City Football Club is today delighted to unveil a permanent statue of Club legend Sergio Aguero at Etihad Stadium on the tenth anniversary of the Club’s first Premier League title and the iconic ‘93:20’ moment.
Emerging from darkness into first light at day-break this morning and revealed to fans Read more

Lionel Messi Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Athletes List 2022

May 13, 2022

Lionel Messi may have taken a pay cut when leaving Barcelona as a free agent to link up with Paris Saint-Germain in the summer of 2021, but his superstar appeal has ensured that he takes the No.1 spot on Forbes’ run down of the highest-paid athletes on the planet, released on Wednesday.
Endorsements away from the pitch, alongside a lucrative deal at Parc des Princes, have Read more

Soccer club Chelsea to be sold for $5.2B

May 8, 2022

Chelsea have agreed terms on the £4.25bn ($5.2bn) sale of the club to a consortium led by Todd Boehly, co-owner of the LA Dodgers baseball team, the club said Saturday.
While £2.5 billion ($3.08 billion) will be applied to purchase the shares in the team, an additional £1.75 billion ($2.15 billion) will be committed by the owner to Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo announces one of his newborn twins has died

April 19, 2022

By Dhaka Mirror,
Cristiano Ronaldo has announced the death of his newborn son in a statement posted Monday on social media.
The Manchester United forward, 37, was expecting twins with his partner Georgina Rodriguez, 28, but revealed on social media that she had given birth to a girl, while their son died.
The post states: “It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that Read more

Boy ‘assaulted’ by Cristiano Ronaldo declines invitation to Old Trafford

April 13, 2022

The fan whose phone Cristiano Ronaldo angrily smashed to the floor at the weekend following Manchester United’s 1-0 loss to Everton has rejected the ex-Real Madrid superstar’s offer to go watch a game at Old Trafford.
As the 37-year-old made his way down the tunnel after the Red Devils were defeated by the Read more

French far right politician booted out of Zidane’s football club

April 4, 2022

French right-wing politician Eric Zemmour was ejected from the football training center of former French star Zinedine Zidane, The Observer reported. As France prepares for the first round of presidential elections, Zemmour toured the southern city of Marseille, stopping afterward in the football center set up by the former international in Aix-en-Provence, north of the Read more

Canada qualify for first World Cup in 36 years with win over Jamaica

March 28, 2022

Canada have qualified for a men’s World Cup for the first time since 1986 after a 4-0 win over Jamaica in their penultimate qualifying match on Sunday. Victory meant Canada are guaranteed a top-three finish in qualifying for Qatar 2022.
Canada are top of the CONCACAF qualifying group and have now secured their Read more

‘Crushed and broken’, Italy to miss World Cup again

March 26, 2022

Italy again failed to qualify for the World Cup as North Macedonia produced one of the great smash-and-grab performances to steal a 1-0 victory in Palermo.
Roberto Mancini’s Euro 2020 winners dominated possession but struggled to break down their opposition, who consistently blocked and repelled everything that was thrown at Read more

Next Page »