Neymar on trial for corruption and fraud, could face five-year prison term over transfer to Barcelona

14.10.2022 [16:00]
Neymar will stand trial next week on charges of fraud and corruption over his 2013 transfer to Barcelona from Brazilian club Santos, with Brazilian investment firm DIS demanding that the footballer face a five-year prison sentence, according to Eurosport ...

Shahriyar Mammadyarov to take on Magnus Carlsen on Day 1 of Aimchess Rapid

14.10.2022 [14:00]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov will face Norwegian Magnus Carlsen in the first round of the Aimchess Rapid, the eighth leg of the 2022 Meltwater Champions Chess Tour, to be held on October 14-21 online on chess24. The 16-player field will be cut in half by the 4-day round-robin Prelims ...

Junior Azerbaijani table tennis players to compete at Kazakhstan tournament

14.10.2022 [11:59]
Azerbaijani players will contest medals at the Junior Tennis Table Tournament to be held in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan on October 15-17. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on three male and three female athletes ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters to compete at Dutch Open 2022 G2

14.10.2022 [11:14]
Azerbaijani fighters will contest medals at the Dutch Open Taekwondo Championships to be held in Eindhoven, the Netherlands on October 15 – 16. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on six male and two female fighters ...

FC Qarabag, Olympiacos play out goalless draw in UEFA Europa League group stage match

14.10.2022 [10:36]
Azerbaijan’s FC Qarabag were held to a goalless draw by Greek Olympiacos on Matchday 4 of the UEFA Europa League group stage in Baku. With 7 points the Aghdam Horses rank second in Group G, while Olympiacos sits at the bottom and Freiburg tops the group with 12 points ...

FC Qarabag to take on Olympiacos in UEFA Europa League group stage match

13.10.2022 [18:48]
Azerbaijan’s FC Qarabag will today lock horns with Greek Olympiacos on Matchday 4 of the UEFA Europa League group stage. The match will be held at the Tofig Bahramov Stadium at 20:45 Baku time ...

UEFA will punish national teams if they refuse to play with Kosovo in Euro 2024 qualifiers

13.10.2022 [17:18]
UEFA will punish national teams if they refuse to play against Kosovo in the Euro 2024 qualifiers. National teams that refuse to play against Kosovo in the Euro 2024 qualifiers will face match cancellation followed by disciplinary sanctions. ...

Azerbaijani weightlifters to contest medals at European championships in Albania

13.10.2022 [15:05]
Azerbaijani weightlifters will compete at the Junior & U23 European Championships to be held in Durres, Albania, on October 15-25. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on nine athletes. The championships will bring together 222 male and 194 female athletes from 37 countries ...

Azerbaijani female boxers to compete at European Championships in Montenegro

13.10.2022 [14:03]
Azerbaijani boxers will test their strength at the EUBC European Women’s Championships to be held in Budva, Montenegro on October 14-22. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Gunel Rahimova (48 kg), Anakhanim Ismayilova (51 kg), Zeynab Rahimova (57 kg), Shahla Allahverdiyeva (66 kg) and Aynur Rzayeva (80 kg) ...

FC Bayern set new Champions League record

13.10.2022 [12:21]
FC Bayern broke another Champions League record in their 4-2 victory at Viktoria Plzen, becoming the first team to win 11 successive group matches, according to the club’s official website. It marks the continuation of an outstanding run for the group-stage specialists, who are now unbeaten in their last ...

Azerbaijan’s Mammadyarov to compete at Aimchess Rapid

13.10.2022 [11:54]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov will test his strength at the Aimchess Rapid, the eighth leg of the 2022 Meltwater Champions Chess Tour, to be held on October 14-21 online on chess24. Along with Mammadyarov, the tournament will feature super-grandmasters like Magnus Carlsen ...

Azerbaijani fighters win nine medals at Open Balkan Wushu Kung Fu Championships

13.10.2022 [11:29]
Azerbaijani fighters have claimed a clutch of nine medals, including five golds at the 5th Open Balkan Wushu Kung Fu Championships held in Afyonkarahisar, Turkiye. Gold medals came from Huseyn Mammadov, Sabir Mammadov ...

Liverpool hammer Rangers 7-1 as Salah scores fastest hat-trick in Champions League history

13.10.2022 [10:26]
Liverpool hammered Rangers 7-1 in a Group A matchday 4 game Wednesday, with Egyptian star Mohamed Salah scoring the fastest hat-trick in Champions League history, according to Anadolu Agency. Rangers took the lead with Scott Arfield in the 17th minute, and after seven minutes ...

Azerbaijani synchro pair win gold at International Trampoline Friendship Cup 2022

12.10.2022 [18:09]
Azerbaijani gymnasts Magsud Mahsudov and Huseyn Abbasov have grabbed gold at the 49th International Trampoline Friendship Cup 2022 held in the city of Jablonec nad Nisou, the Czech Republic. The tournament brought together 262 gymnasts from 17 countries ...

Azerbaijan thrash Greece 7-0 in Futsal World Cup qualifying main round

12.10.2022 [18:07]
Azerbaijan romped to a 7-0 away win over Greece in the 2024 FIFA Futsal World Cup qualifying main round. Azerbaijan`s goals came from Khatayi Baghirov (2), Gallo (2), Rafael Vilela, Thiago Bolinha and Johnatas Felipe ...

Man City, Real Madrid on verge of Champions League last 16

12.10.2022 [15:33]
England's Manchester City and Spain's Real Madrid are on the brink of the UEFA Champions League last 16 as the clubs will qualify for the knockout stage in case of winning their matches on Tuesday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Verona fires Cioffi after four straight losses in Serie A

12.10.2022 [14:24]
Hellas Verona fired coach Gabriele Cioffi on Tuesday after four straight losses in Serie A left the club in the relegation zone, according to AP. In a brief announcement about the firing, Verona did not name a replacement, although local reports suggest ...

Mbappe wants to leave PSG in January

12.10.2022 [12:15]
The relationship between Kylian Mbappe and Paris Saint-Germain is now completely broken, according to Marca. It seems that there is no turning back and he already asked to leave in July ...

Azerbaijani judoka clinches bronze at World Championships in Tashkent

11.10.2022 [19:04]
Azerbaijani judoka Zelym Kotsoiev has claimed a bronze medal at the World Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He defeated Belgian Toma Nikiforov in the 100kg bronze medal bout. ...