Ronaldo, Messi shortlisted for FIFA's Best Player 2017 award

Zurich [Switzerland], Aug 18 : Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo will hope to clinch the Best FIFA Men's Player 2017 award for the second time after being named among the 24-man...

Aug 18, 2017 1:04 AM | Newsscroll

Ronaldo, Messi shortlisted for FIFA's Best Player 2017 award

Zurich [Switzerland], Aug 18 : Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo will hope to clinch the Best FIFA Men's Player 2017 award for the second time after being named among the 24-man...

Aug 17, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

Neymar vows to `do everything to open up new horizons` for PSG

New Delhi [India], August 4 : Brazil forward Neymar, who has been brought by the Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) for a record fee of 222 million Euros from Barcelona, has vowed to do everything to...

Aug 03, 2017 12:51 PM | Newsscroll

Barca says Neymar pays USD 262M release clause

Barcelona, Aug 3 Barcelona says that Neymar has paid the 222 million euro (USD 262 million) buyout clause to free him from his contract, clearing the way for the Brazil forward to sign for Paris...

Aug 03, 2017 11:22 PM | Newsscroll

One dead and blackouts in Chilean capital after rare snowfall

Santiago, Jul 15 One person died and tens of thousands were left in the dark and shivering in the southern hemisphere winter following a rare snowfall in the Chilean capital Santiago today.A worker...

Jul 16, 2017 12:43 AM | Newsscroll

Portugal beat Mexico to finish third at Confed Cup

Moscow, July 2 Adrien Silva scored an extra-time penalty as Portugal recovered from a goal down to beat Mexico 2-1 in today's third-place play-off at the Confederations Cup in Moscow.Luis Neto...

Jul 02, 2017 10:43 PM | Newsscroll

Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

Sochi, June 26 Germany's Joachim Loew said he is looking forward to facing Mexico on Thursday in the Confederations Cup semi-finals after the world champions pipped Chile to top spot in Group B.The...

Jun 26, 2017 9:46 AM | Newsscroll

Germany's rising stars relishing chance to shine

Sochi (Russia), Jun 21 With their World Cup winners absent in Russia, Germany's rising stars are relishing their chance to shine at the Confederations Cup.None of the side that won the 2014 World...

Jun 21, 2017 9:31 AM | Newsscroll

Russia set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup

Saint Petersburg, June 17 Russia faces a stress test of its readiness to host the 2018 World Cup as the Confederations Cup kicks off today amid concerns over hooliganism and security.World Cup...

Jun 17, 2017 10:07 AM | Newsscroll

Russia, New Zealand primed for Confed Cup opener

Moscow, Jun 16 Hosts Russia kick off the Confederations Cup against New Zealand in Saint Petersburg tomorrow, targeting victory in their opening match to set the tone for a successful tournament.But...

Jun 16, 2017 9:39 PM | Newsscroll