Leicester City beat Chelsea to win FA Cup for the first time | Football News – Times of India

Leicester City beat Chelsea to win FA Cup for the first time | Football News - Times of India

LONDON: A magnificent long-range strike from Youri Tielemans gave Leicester City their first FA Cup triumph with a 1-0 victory over Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday, in front of the biggest crowd in England since March 2020. Leicester had been beaten in all their three previous FA Cup final appearances, most recently in 1969, and … Read more

India footballer Jeje Lalpekhlua patrolling river in native state to prevent overfishing | Football News – Times of India

India footballer Jeje Lalpekhlua patrolling river in native state to prevent overfishing | Football News - Times of India

(Photo Courtesy: Indian Football Team Twitter handle) NEW DELHI: Away from the football field, Indian team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua has been patrolling a long stretch of Tuichang river in his native Mizoram to prevent “overfishing” and help sustain the livelihood of local fishermen. The Tuichang river recently created a lot of buzz due to overfishing, … Read more

Interim boss Mason open to staying at Spurs in coaching role | Football News – Times of India

Interim boss Mason open to staying at Spurs in coaching role | Football News - Times of India

Ryan Mason. (Reuters Photo) LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur interim manager Ryan Mason said on Friday he hoped to remain at the Premier League club next season and did not rule out a return to his position on the coaching staff if a new boss is appointed. The 29-year-old former Spurs midfielder was elevated from his position … Read more

Liverpool pay tribute to young fan killed by lightning strike | Football News – Times of India

Liverpool pay tribute to young fan killed by lightning strike | Football News - Times of India

Liverpool players paid tribute to a nine-year-old fan who was killed by a lightning strike by wearing t-shirts bearing his name during the warm-up ahead of Thursday’s 4-2 win at Manchester United. Jordan Banks was rushed to hospital after he was seriously injured in a lightning strike during a coaching session with Clifton Rangers Junior … Read more

Fans to stay in bubble, return same day for Champions League final | Football News – Times of India

Fans to stay in bubble, return same day for Champions League final | Football News - Times of India

LISBON: English fans attending the Champions League final in Porto between Manchester City and Chelsea will have to fly in on the day of the match and will need to stay in a ‘bubble’ before flying back straight after the game, the Portuguese government said on Thursday. European soccer’s governing body UEFA confirmed on Thursday … Read more

Champions League final moved from Istanbul to Porto due to Covid-19 risks | Football News – Times of India

Champions League final moved from Istanbul to Porto due to Covid-19 risks | Football News - Times of India

The Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea on May 29 has been moved from Istanbul to Porto to allow English fans to travel under COVID-19 restrictions, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Thursday. The final was scheduled for Istanbul’s Ataturk Olympic Stadium, but Turkey was last week put on Britain’s travel ‘red … Read more

Five key moments that won Manchester City the Premier League | Football News – Times of India

Five key moments that won Manchester City the Premier League | Football News - Times of India

LONDON: Manchester City are Premier League champions for the fifth time in 10 seasons — underlining their status as the dominant side in English football. A third league title of Pep Guardiola‘s reign was anything but a foregone conclusion in the early months of a season like no other, played out almost entirely in empty … Read more

Manchester City crowned Premier League champions as Leicester win at Man United | Football News – Times of India

Manchester City crowned Premier League champions as Leicester win at Man United | Football News - Times of India

LONDON: Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions for the third time in four seasons after Manchester United crashed to a 2-1 defeat against Leicester on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola’s side are 10 points clear of second placed United and have wrapped up the title with three games to spare. In the midst of a gruelling … Read more

UEFA moves Champions League final to Porto: Reports | Football News – Times of India

UEFA moves Champions League final to Porto: Reports | Football News - Times of India

ANKARA: UEFA has moved this month’s Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea from Istanbul to Porto, according to Turkish media reports on Tuesday. European soccer’s governing body declined to comment on the reports from the media outlets, which included television channel HaberTurk, while Turkish Football Federation officials were not immediately available for comment. … Read more

With Fortunato Franco’s death, Indian football has lost one of its finest in the midfield | Football News – Times of India

With Fortunato Franco's death, Indian football has lost one of its finest in the midfield | Football News - Times of India

PANAJI: Nobody could tell the story of Indian football’s greatest triumph better than Fortunato Franco. The former midfielder was a member of the squad that attained immortality in Indian football, winning the 1962 Asian Games gold in Jakarta. He told the triumphant story with amazing clarity and authority, remembering every detail, including the daring long … Read more

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