La Liga: Messi saves Barca from Valladolid

La Liga: Messi saves Barca from Valladolid

A Leo Messi penalty close to the end of the first half gave Liga Santander leaders Barcelona a 1-0 win at home to Valladolid on Saturday night. (8 hours ago)


Four things to look out for in Spain's Matchday 24

  Feb 16, 2019 07:41:25
Matchday 24 in the Liga Santander this weekend sees Barca in action after a rare midweek rest, another Madrid derby and a series of matches affecting both ends of the table. Here are some things to keep an eye out for this weekend in Spain. 

Preview: Big game on Monday, plenty in FA Cup 5th round

  Feb 16, 2019 07:28:54
Football fans in England will have to wait until Monday for the standout game in the fifth round of the FA Cup when Manchester United travel to London to take on Chelsea. 

Arsenal lose at BATE as Chelsea, Napoli and Inter win in Europa League

  Feb 15, 2019 07:39:02
Arsenal suffered a shock 1-0 defeat at BATE Borisov on a night forward Alexandre Lacazette will want to forget after being sent off late on, while Chelsea, Inter Milan and Napoli all won away in Europa League last 32 first-leg ties on Thursday. 

Spain handed tough draw in new Davis Cup Finals

  Feb 15, 2019 07:34:47
Hosts Spain were handed a difficult draw as they were placed in what looks like by far the toughest group for this year's inaugural Davis Cup Finals at a ceremony in Madrid on Thursday. 

Simeone renews Atletico contract until 2022

  Feb 15, 2019 07:30:41
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has renewed his contract until 2022, the club said on Thursday in a video posted on social media, meaning the Argentine is set to complete a decade in charge of the La Liga side. 

Vietnamese striker Cong Phuong joins Incheon United FC

  Feb 14, 2019 11:50:38
NDO/VNA – Vietnamese striker Nguyen Cong Phuong was unveiled as an Incheon United FC player at a press conference held in Incheon, the Republic of Korea, on February 14. 

Asensio nets late Real winner, Tottenham cruise past Dortmund 3-0

  Feb 14, 2019 07:57:49
Real Madrid's Marco Asensio scored a late winner in a 2-1 victory at Ajax Amsterdam, who were left to rue a goal disallowed by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in their Champions League last-16, first leg on Wednesday. 

Tennis: Wawrinka powers into Rotterdam quarter-finals

  Feb 14, 2019 07:49:05
Swiss wildcard Stan Wawrinka booked a quarter-final place at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament with a 6-4 7-6(4) victory over Canadian fourth seed Milos Raonic on Wednesday. 

Lingard and Martial injuries put focus on United's Sanchez

  Feb 14, 2019 07:34:33
In over a year at Manchester United, Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez hasn't even got close to the form he showed at Arsenal, where he was one of the Premier League's most respected forwards. 

Vietnamese football’s new position through ‘abroad contracts’

  Feb 13, 2019 16:46:33
NDO - After the success of the Vietnam national football team at the AFF Suzuki Cup 2018 and Asian Cup 2019, many key players, such as goalkeeper Van Lam, striker Cong Phuong and midfielder Xuan Truong, have signed contracts to play club football abroad and are expected to shine. 

Vietnam target top honour at AFF Futsal Championship

  Feb 13, 2019 14:50:37
NDO – Vietnam’s national futsal team, coached by Miguel Rodrigo, have returned to training after the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday in preparation for the most important tournament of the year, the 2019 AFF Futsal Championship, which also serves as the qualifiers for the 2020 AFC Futsal Championship. 

Beating Thai League runners-up, Hanoi FC through to AFC Champions League playoffs

  Feb 13, 2019 10:00:09
NDO – Captain Nguyen Van Quyet scored the only goal of the match, from the penalty spot in the 88th minute, to help Hanoi FC narrrowly beat Thailand’s Bangkok United 1-0 on February 12 to advance to the play-off round of the 2019 AFC Champions League. 

PSG take charge with 2-0 win at United, Pogba sent off

  Feb 13, 2019 07:45:38
Manchester United's Champions League hopes were hanging by a thread after a 2-0 home defeat by Paris St Germain in their round-of-16, first leg match on Tuesday, with talisman Paul Pogba sent off late in the game. 

Ramos leads rejuvenated Real in 600th appearance

  Feb 13, 2019 07:39:31
When Real Madrid slumped to a 3-0 defeat against CSKA Moscow in their last Champions League group game in December they looked far removed from the defending champions, let alone like the side that had just won the competition for the third straight time.