The World Cup is scheduled to be held from November 2 to 21 with matches to be played in Navi Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar and Guwahati.
Apart from playing foot-volleyball in the Paraguayan prison, Ronaldinho recently took part in a futsal tournament and scored five and assisted six goals in a 11-2 victory.
"For our part, the time has come to announce that, as well as the reduction of 70 per cent of our salary during the state of alarm," wrote Lionel Messi on his Instagram.
The 28-year-old said in a statement that the people in the photographs on Instagram had travelled with him from Paris in a private jet and were in quarantine with him.
To help the poor in the health crisis, a group -- Players for Humanity -- has been formed comprising players such as Mehtab Hossain, Syed Rahim Nabi, Pritam Kotal, Pronay Halder and others.
Due to the COVID-19 scare, PK Banerjee's funeral was conducted in a low-key manner and his body was not taken to the Maidan clubs where he spent most of his life as player and coach.
Karim Benzema took to Instagram to answer questions from fans and in one of his sessions, the French star did not have kind words for his counterpart Olivier Giroud.
The players so far have been working through their own individual training programmes designed by the coaching and sports science teams, and England midfielder Harry Winks said they were still adjusting to the new routine.
Ilkay Gundogan says it would only be “fair” for rivals Liverpool to be awarded the English Premier League trophy if the season cannot be completed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Rustu Recber, who is Turkey’s most-capped player having made 120 international appearances, shone as they reached the semi-finals at the 2002 World Cup.
Harry Kane said on Sunday that he could leave Tottenham Hotspur if the team does not progress in the right direction as he wants to win trophies “sooner rather than later”.
More than 40,000 fans gathered on a historic night for Atalanta and Valencia at the iconic San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy.
Italy's nationwide lockdown is due to expire on Friday but Italian health experts have said the need to try to contain COVID-19 will likely last weeks beyond that.
Begovic, most famously remembered by Premier League fans for having scored a goal from inside his own penalty box, has tweeted about the mother of a friend stuck in Goa who is finding it hard to source food and water.
There have been countless gestures like Watford’s in the last two weeks, glimmers of kindness and empathy and care for society at large from a sport that is often accused of existing in a bubble of complacency and self-importance.
The first agreement of its kind in Serie A since play was halted three weeks ago means Ronaldo, the highest-paid player in the Italian league, will give up 10 million euros (more than $11 million).
UEFA President said that the current season could be “lost” if it is unable to re-start by the end of June, although he did not rule out extending it into the next season.
Toni Dovale, a footballer who has played in the La Liga as well as Indian clubs Bengaluru FC and East Bengal, has discarded his football boots for now and joined the frontlines of the battle against the coronavirus pandemic.
As many sports personalities, organisation and clubs have come forward to join in the fight against COVID-19, another Kolkata club Aryan have chipped in with Rs 2 lakh to the state relief fund.
The Premier League released a statement after talks with the English Football League and Professional Footballers' Association, saying they also agreed to work together to arrive at shared solutions.
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