Soccer

Ronaldo spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr goal during El Clasico

Cristiano Ronaldo spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr goal during El Clasico as Brazilian copies his celebration after scoring opening goal in Real Madrid’s win over Barcelona Cristiano Ronaldo returned to the Bernabeu for Sunday night’s El Clasico Ronaldo clapped after Vinicius Jr fired Real Madrid in front on 71 minutes Madrid sealed a potentially title defining win through Mariano’s injury-time goal  Cristiano Ronaldo was spotted celebrating Vinicius Jr’s opening goal during

Victory still planning for ACL game with Beijing despite coronavirus

Melbourne Victory officials are planning for their Asian Champions League game against Chinese Super League club Beijing Guoan to go ahead as scheduled on April 8 at AAMI Park, despite mounting fears over the spread of the coronavirus epidemic. Beijing Guoan was away from China carrying out a pre-season camp in South Korea in January this year, avoiding the possibility of infection when the illness first went viral. Renato Augusto

Reading 1-2 Sheffield United AET: Billy Sharp scores extra-time winner

Reading 1-2 Sheffield United (AET): Billy Sharp scores extra-time winner as Blades overcome Championship strugglers to reach FA Cup last eight David McGoldrick headed Sheffield United ahead after just two minutes  However, Reading equalised on the stroke of half-time through George Puscas Puscas scored from the spot after George Baldock pushed Andy Rinomhota  The game went to extra-time, and Billy Sharp headed the Blades back in front The Premier League side

Sub goalkeeper saves THREE penalties in shootout before scoring winner

Ajax goalkeeper Daan Reiziger saves THREE penalties before scoring the winner after being brought on in 93rd minute for shootout in UEFA Youth League victory against Atletico Madrid Daan Reiziger enjoyed a remarkable cameo appearance in UEFA Youth League He played an instrumental role as Ajax reached the quarter finals of competition The goalkeeper was brought on as a substitute in the 93rd minute vs Atletico Reiziger saved three penalties

James Tavernier pleads with Steven Gerrard to fight on as Rangers boss

Please don’t go! Rangers captain James Tavernier pleads with Steven Gerrard to fight on as Ibrox boss despite Scottish Cup exit and collapse in title race against Celtic James Tavernier says Rangers players want Steven Gerrard to remain as boss Rangers are having a torrid time after losing to Hearts in the Scottish Cup They are also well adrift of rivals Celtic at the top of the Scottish Premiership  James

Portsmouth look to stun Arsenal seven years after financial crisis

‘We’re a bigger club than we were in the Premier League’: Portsmouth were on the brink of oblivion seven years ago… now they’re debt free, chasing promotion to the Championship and ready to shock Arsenal in the FA Cup – SPECIAL REPORT Portsmouth are a club on the up under the ownership of Michael Eisner Pompey came close to extinction 7 years ago as they tumbled down divisions The club

Foden shows intelligence beyond his years in Carabao Cup final win

Phil Foden shows why he is David Silva’s long-term replacement with intelligence beyond his years after heeding Pep Guardiola’s tactical instructions in Carabao Cup final win Phil Foden assisted Sergio Aguero for the opening goal in Man City’s 2-1 win Foden’s dribbling and low centre of gravity gave Matt Targett nightmares  Aston Villa failed to dispossess Foden once throughout the 90 minutes  With David Silva leaving at the end of

CHRIS SUTTON: Aston Villa must take positives from their performance

CHRIS SUTTON: Aston Villa must take positives from their spirited performance in the Carabao Cup final and use them in their fight for survival Struggling Aston Villa must avoid making this campaign a ‘nearly season’  The club came close to upsetting Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final  But Villa must replicate their effort from their spirited showing in the top flight Dean Smith’s men must view all their final

David Beckham's Inter Miami taste defeat in first ever MLS game

David Beckham’s Inter Miami taste defeat in first ever MLS game as former Arsenal man Carlos Vela scores stunning chip to spoil opening party Inter Miami played their first competitive game against LAFC in MLS on Sunday  Carlos Vela’s brilliant chip just before half-time gave Los Angeles FC victory David Beckham will have been encouraged by the performance of his team Inter Miami had chances to equalise but lacked cutting