Switzerland topped Ireland’s qualification group with an easy 6-1 win away to Gibraltar in their final match last night, with Cedric Itten scoring twice.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
With Austria’s visit just a week away, this was a timely boost for Ireland as they produced a convincing victory which could not be undermined even by a quite spectacular miss from Jon Walters.
Mon, 05 Jun, 2017
Manchester United 3 Southampton 2: THERE was a time, believe it or not, when Zlatan Ibrahimovic was described as over-rated. The strutting martial arts enthusiast was labelled a flat-track bully who flattered to deceive on the big stage.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
Italy 0 Uruguay 1
Tue, 24 Jun, 2014
Juventus defender Martin Caceres will undergo surgery on his right knee today, the Italian champions confirmed.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2013
Uruguay 2 Italy 2, Italy win 3-2 on pens
Mon, 01 Jul, 2013
Juventus 3 Chelsea 0
Tue, 20 Nov, 2012
Argentina 3 Uruguay 0
Sat, 13 Oct, 2012
ACCORDING to FIFA and the Ballon d’Or voters, the coach of last year was Pep Guardiola.
Mon, 02 Jan, 2012
Shane Long has admitted that he has benefited from being a regular in the Reading starting line-up this season.
Wed, 30 Mar, 2011
Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni has promised James McCarthy he will get more chances at international level after a tough first start against Uruguay.
Barcelona vice-president Josep Maria Bartomeu admits Cesc Fabregas’ decision to stay at Arsenal has come as a major blow to the Catalan giants.
Sat, 07 Aug, 2010
MICHAEL CIANI scored at both ends and Bordeaux missed two penalties as the French champions leapfrogged Bayern Munich to move to the top of Group A last night as the visitors finished the game with nine men.
Thu, 22 Oct, 2009
Diego Maradona's Argentina progressed to next summer's World Cup in South Africa as substitute Mario Bolatti hit a later winner to end Uruguay's hopes of snatching the final automatic qualification berth in the South American zone.
Thu, 15 Oct, 2009
Juventus’ perfect start to the new season continued tonight as they posted a 2-0 win at Lazio to jump to the top of the Serie A standings.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2009
BARCELONA’S players have rounded on what they deemed a negative and cynical Chelsea side following the 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final.
Thu, 30 Apr, 2009
Barcelona’s players rounded on what they deemed a negative and cynical Chelsea side following the teams’ 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final last night.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2009
Barcelona have confirmed the signing of midfielder Alexander Hleb from Arsenal on a four-year contract.
Wed, 16 Jul, 2008
Alexander Hleb admits he will fulfil a dream if he completes his switch from Arsenal to Barcelona.
Andrei Arshavin’s “dream” of playing for Barcelona appears to have come a step closer to being realised on Thursday after Barcelona economic vice president Ferran Soriano and coach Pep Guardiola admitted their admiration for the Russian forward.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2008
Barcelona have agreed a deal to sign Brazilian right-back Daniel Alves from La Liga rivals Sevilla, according to reports in Spain.
Sat, 07 Jun, 2008
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