The Champions League final was moved from Istanbul to the 50,000-capacity Estadio do Dragao due to England imposing tougher pandemic travel restrictions on Turkey.
Italy midfielder Jorginho’s attempted back pass left out-of-position goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga scrambling to prevent an own goal, diving to palm the ball away just before it crossed the line.
Although PSG’s league title defense is hanging by a thread, it remains on course for a record-extending 14th cup win. PSG plays the winner of Thursday’s match between high-flying Monaco and fourth-tier Rumilly-Vallières.
Gritty and determined, Diego Simeone’s team moved closer to ending its title drought in Spain with a 2-1 home win against Real Sociedad on Wednesday, taking a major step toward securing its first league trophy since 2014.
Pep Guardiola shrugs off Manchester City’s November pain to gallop creatively to the English Premier League title
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has criticized the Premier League for forcing Manchester United to play three games in five days.
Ajax has melted down its league trophy to give a tiny silver star to all 42,000 season-ticket holders who were locked out of games during the coronavirus pandemic.
Guardiola was not the first coach to utilise the 'false nine' approach, with a striker operating in a deeper role to link up play, but his own love affair with the system was born.
Barcelona has missed yet another chance to reach the top in the Spanish league after blowing a two-goal lead in a 3-3 draw at Levante.
A thumping header from Caglar Soyuncu gave Leicester all three points after Mason Greenwood had cancelled out Luke Thomas's opener for the visitors.
Locked out of their stadium for a year due to the pandemic, Manchester City fans couldn’t resist gathering outside, waiting for the moment they’d be crowned champions for the third time in four seasons.
The chair of an advisory panel comprising elected representatives from the fanbase will be appointed annually on the club's board, Tottenham said Tuesday.
Gianluigi Buffon, 43, has won 10 Serie A titles and four Coppa Italia trophies with Juventus. On the international stage, he has achieved FIFA World Cup glory with Italy in 2006.
Chelsea are set to face Leicester City in the FA Cup final on Saturday before meeting Manchester City in the UEFA Champions League summit clash on May 29.
The Italian will be sidelined for four-to-six weeks after picking up a knee injury during training for PSG last week.
The match, originally scheduled for May 2, was called off after Manchester United fans protesting against the club's owners, the Glazer family, stormed into the stadium and invaded the pitch.
The Premier League said last week attendance for the penultimate round of matches to be played on May 18-19 and the final day May 23 would be restricted to home fans.
Franco was a part of the 1960 Rome Olympics squad but didn't get a game. However, he was an integral part of the 1962 Asian Games gold winning team in Jakarta.
Fulham joined Sheffield United and West Bromwich Albion in going down to the Championship, wrapping up the Premier League's relegation battle at the earliest ever stage with three rounds still to go.
Porto is one of the backup options after UEFA hit snags with its preferred location of London.
The postponement came after the host country's sports minister Ahmed Mahloof asked the ISL side to leave, citing breach of COVID-19 protocols, a sentiment echoed by club owner Parth Jindal.
The goalless draw at home to Atletico left Barcelona third in the standings, two points behind Diego Simeone's side and level with second-placed Real Madrid on 75 points.
UEFA could also seek quarantine waivers for dignitaries and sponsors for the Champions League final, which could be attended by around 20,000 fans
Arindam's club ATK Mohun Bagan, who plays in the top-tier Indian Super League (ISL), offered its condolences.
FIFA introduced trials of concussion substitutions this year, which means permanent substitutions can be made if a player suffers a head injury, even if all replacements have already been used.