Brazil continues to dazzle on home soil with win over Peru

Brazil handed Peru a 4-0 thrashing at the 2021 Copa America as the hosts secured a second win from two games to remain clear in first place in group B. Juventus fullback Alex Sandro opened the scoring for Brazil before Neymar doubled their advantage. Further goals from Everton Ribeiro and Richarlison in the 89th and …

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De Bruyne drops masterclass on return from injury to lead Belgium into RO16

Belgium and Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne was unplayable for Belgium as they came back from a goal down to secure a 2-1 win and, by extension, a place in the knockout stages of Euro 2020. Denmark took an early lead through RB Leipzig striker Yussuf Poulsen after just two minutes and looked like …

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Enyimba pips Rangers in rescheduled Oriental derby

Enyimba International narrowly defeated fierce Oriental rivals Rangers International 2-1 at the Enyimba International Stadium in Aba in their rescheduled NPFL Matchday 20 clash to close the gap with the top of the table to six points. Enyimba took the lead early in the game through in-form striker Victor Mbaoma’s third minute strike before Rangers …

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Super Falcons end Summer Series with defeat to USA

Nigeria’s Super Falcons took on the best team in international women’s football, the USWNT at the newly built QZ stadium in Austin, Texas in the final game of their invitational Summer Series and ended up on the losing side by a two-goal margin, losing 2-0 to the World champions. Following a composed opening to the …

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Young leads Hawks to sensational comeback win against 76ers

Trae Young was very impressive for the Atlanta Hawks as they overcame a 22-point first half deficit to defeat Philadelphia 76ers 109-106 in Game 5 of their NBA Conference semifinals. Young scored 39 points with 1 rebound and 7 assists for the Hawks, who now lead the series 3-2 and are one win from reaching …

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Flawless Italy seal Knockout stages place , Wales hammer Turkey

Italy were at their glorious best when they handed Switzerland a 3-0 thrashing at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome in their second Group A match. The Italians opened the scoring through highly-rated Sassuolo midfielder Manuel Locatelli after just 26 minutes. The midfielder then doubled their advantage with a fierce left-footed drive into the bottom corner …

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Manchester United complete fixture for 2021/22 Premier League season

Manchester United host Leeds on the opening weekend of the Premier League season as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer aims to go one better than last season’s second-place finish behind Manchester City. The Red Devils won the corresponding fixture against Marcelo Bielsa’s men 6-2 last season and they might fancy their chances of making a strong start …

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Chelsea complete fixtures for 2021/22 Premier League season

European champions Chelsea will begin their tilt at domestic glory at home to Crystal Palace on the first weekend of the Premier League season. Thomas Tuchel’s side then face tough back-to-back away trips to Arsenal and Liverpool before the end of August. The Blues made it three consecutive victories over Premier League champions Manchester City …

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Manchester City complete fixtures for 2021/22 Premier League season

Manchester City were a class above en route to winning a third Premier League title in four seasons last term but Pep Guardiola’s champions face a tricky beginning to the 2021-22 campaign. Indeed, the Citizens play four of their fellow-dubbed ‘big six’ sides in their opening seven fixtures, with a trip to Tottenham on the …

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Arsenal complete fixtures for 2021/22 Premier League season

Arsenal will go to promoted Brentford on the opening weekend of the 2021-22 Premier League season before the prospect of a double-header against Chelsea and Manchester City. The Gunners endured a hugely underwhelming 2020-21 as they could only muster an eighth-placed finish in the Premier League, and they will be given an early examination to …

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