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La Liga launches app 'to bring El Clasico closer to Indian fans'

La Liga launches app 'to bring El Clasico closer to Indian fans'

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) La Liga has launched the 'La Liga eSpace' ahead of the marquee match between Real Madrid and Barcelona. This season's first El Clasico is scheduled to take place on October 24.The app is available for Android on Google Play from October 19. The Spanish top flight said in its...

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Ozil axed from Arsenal's Premier League squad

Ozil axed from Arsenal's Premier League squad

London [UK], October 20 (ANI): Mesut Ozil will not be included in Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad and as a result, the player would not be able to play for the Gunners until February at the earliest.Ozil has spent the past seven years with Arsenal ever since making the switch from Real Madrid ...

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PUMA and Mumbai City FC sign long-term strategic partnership

PUMA and Mumbai City FC sign long-term strategic partnership

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 20 (ANI): Global sports brand PUMA on Tuesday announced a strategic long-term partnership with Mumbai City FC, and under the terms of the deal, PUMA will be becoming the official kit partner of the club.This will come into effect starting the 2020-21 football se...

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Footballer Jeje Lalpekhlua turns to boxing for strength training

Footballer Jeje Lalpekhlua turns to boxing for strength training

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): Indian Football Team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua has taken up boxing for strength training and expertly uses his feet to move around while planting his knuckles.The 29-year-old, who has joined SC East Bengal for the current season and has 21 International goals from ...

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Pogba is one of the world's best midfielders, says Thomas Tuchel

Pogba is one of the world's best midfielders, says Thomas Tuchel

Paris [France], October 20 (ANI): Ahead of the Champions League fixture against Manchester United, Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) coach Thomas Tuchel hailed Paul Pogba, calling him as one of the best midfielders in the world.PSG will host Manchester United in Paris later today to kickstart their Champi...

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ISL: Mumbai City FC ropes in Mohamad Rakip

ISL: Mumbai City FC ropes in Mohamad Rakip

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 20 (ANI): Mumbai City FC have roped in defender Mohamad Rakip ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) campaign, scheduled to begin in November.The young right-back joins the Islanders on a deal that will keep him at the club until 2022. The 20-year old ca...

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Eye of Blue Tiger: Jeje turns to boxing for strength training

Eye of Blue Tiger: Jeje turns to boxing for strength training

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Inside a gymnasium in Aizawl, a stocky but well-chiselled figure is often seen donning a pair of 10oz gloves.Indian football team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua takes his stance in front of a punching bag and expertly uses his feet to move around while planting his knuckles on the ...

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'LaLiga eSpace' app launched to bring El Clasico excitement closer for fans in India

'LaLiga eSpace' app launched to bring El Clasico excitement closer for fans in India

New Delhi [India], October 20 (ANI): LaLiga has launched the 'LaLiga eSpace' app to provide fans with interesting up-to-date, exclusives, and last-minute contents to create a complete football experience.With this, fans will now be able to access footage from the previous El Clasico matches (Barcelo...

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ISL: Chennaiyin FC sign Slovakian forward Jakub Sylvestr

ISL: Chennaiyin FC sign Slovakian forward Jakub Sylvestr

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], October 20 (ANI): Two-time ISL champions Chennaiyin FC on Tuesday announced that Slovakian center-forward Jakub Sylvestr has joined on a free transfer for the duration of the 2020-21 season.A center-forward capable of playing across the line in the attacking third, Sylv...

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Bengaluru FC signs Kristian Opseth, Fran Gonzalez on season-long deals

Bengaluru FC signs Kristian Opseth, Fran Gonzalez on season-long deals

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], October 20 (ANI): Bengaluru FC on Tuesday announced the signings of Norwegian striker Kristian Opseth and versatile Spanish centre-back Francisco 'Fran' Gonzalez ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) campaign, scheduled to begin in November.Having announced th...

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