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Football coach Stimac 'doesn't have huge expectations' from his U-23 boys

Football coach Stimac 'doesn't have huge expectations' from his U-23 boys

Dubai, Oct 24 (IANS) Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac "doesn't have huge expectations" from his side, which begins its campaign against Oman in the qualifiers for the AFC U-23 Asian Cup here later on Sunday, saying that he just wants everyone to "give their best on the pitch".As India U-2...

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PL: Ranieri's Watford stun Everton, Wilson steal draw against Palace, Rodrigo forces Wolves to share point

PL: Ranieri's Watford stun Everton, Wilson steal draw against Palace, Rodrigo forces Wolves to share point

London [UK], October 24 (ANI): Joshua King scored a hat-trick against his former club as Watford beat Everton 5-2 at the Goodison Park in the Premier League (PL) match on Saturday. Everton's Tom Davies broke the deadlock after just three minutes, sliding in to convert Demarai Gray's cross at the nea...

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PL: Chelsea run riot against Norwich, City ease past Brighton

PL: Chelsea run riot against Norwich, City ease past Brighton

London [UK], October 24 (ANI): Chelsea hammered Norwich City at Stamford Bridge to triumph 7-0 as Mason Mount scored his first Premier League (PL) hat-trick and assisted another goal on Saturday.Jorginho teed up Mount to open the scoring in the eighth minute. Chelsea doubled their lead through Callu...

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India loses to Djurgarden IF in friendly match

India loses to Djurgarden IF in friendly match

Stockholm [Sweden], October 23 (ANI): India women's football team went down against Swedish side Djurgarden IF by a slender goal in the second friendly fixture hosted on Saturday at the Stockholm Stadium here.Djurgarden forward Fanny's goal (45') earned them a hard-fought victory against the Indian ...

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Koeman admits to pressure, Ancelotti says nerves natural ahead of Clasico

Koeman admits to pressure, Ancelotti says nerves natural ahead of Clasico

Madrid, Oct 23 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman admitted he was under extreme pressure ahead of Sunday afternoon's meeting with traditional rivals Real Madrid at the Camp Nou Stadium.Barca go into the game after consecutive wins against Valencia and Dynamo Kiev, but defeat against Real Madrid...

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Indian women lose to Sweden's Djurgarden IF in friendly match

Indian women lose to Sweden's Djurgarden IF in friendly match

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The India women's team ended its tour of Europe as it went down to Swedish side Djurgarden IF by a lone goal in the second friendly fixture hosted in the Scandinavian country at the Stockholm Stadium on Saturday.Djurgarden forward Fanny's goal (45') earned them a hard-fought...

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Rajasthan United win qualifiers, gain promotion to I-League

Rajasthan United win qualifiers, gain promotion to I-League

Bengaluru, Oct 23 (IANS) Rajasthan United were on Saturday crowned champions of the I-League Qualifiers 2021 here at the Bangalore Football Stadium, as they held on to a hard-fought 0-0 draw against Kenkre FC.The side from Rajasthan needed a solitary point from the final match to secure the I-League...

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Premier League: Mount hat-trick helps Chelsea thrash Norwich 7-0

Premier League: Mount hat-trick helps Chelsea thrash Norwich 7-0

London, Oct 23 (IANS) Mason Mount scored his first hat-trick for Chelsea as the Champions League winners hammered Norwich City 7-0 in a Premier League match at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.A relentless performance from the Blues blew their opponents away in west London, as an on-fire Chelsea took jus...

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I-League qualifiers: Rajasthan United FC crowned champions, gain promotion in tournament

I-League qualifiers: Rajasthan United FC crowned champions, gain promotion in tournament

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 23 (ANI): Rajasthan United FC (RUFC) was on Saturday crowned champions of the I-League qualifiers 2021 as they held on to a hard-fought 0-0 draw against Kenkre FC.The side from Rajasthan needed a solitary point from the final match to secure the elusive I-Leagu...

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I-League: Delhi FC outclass Madan Maharaj FC 6-0 in Qualifiers

I-League: Delhi FC outclass Madan Maharaj FC 6-0 in Qualifiers

Bengaluru, Oct 23 (IANS) Delhi FC finished their I-League Qualifiers 2021 campaign in style as they outclassed Madan Maharaj FC 6-0 at the Bangalore Football Stadium, here on Saturday.Delhi FC scored three goals on either side of halftime with Nikhil Mali and Gagandeep Bali netting a brace each, whi...

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