• Ukrainian football club Shakhtar Donetsk beat Real Madrid 3-2 in a shocking loss for the Spanish powerhouse in a UEFA Champions League match Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. Shakhtar Donetsk went to Real Madrid without 10 players because ...
  • “Considering the tense security situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, the UEFA Executive Committee decided that UEFA club and national team competition matches will not take place in Azerbaijan and Armenia until further notice,” according to the official website of UEFA ...
  • Azerbaijani female wrestlers have taken two medals at the 2020 Kyiv Open Cup. The gold medal came from Tetiana Omelchenko in the 65kg weight category, while Alyona Kolesnik claimed bronze in the 57kg weight class ...
  • Azerbaijan`s football club Qarabag will face Villarreal (Spain), Maccabi Tel-Aviv (Israel) and Sivasspor (Turkey) in Group I after the 2020/21 UEFA Europa League group stage draw was made in Nyon. The group stage matches will be held on October 22, October 29, November 5, November 26, December 3 and on December 10 ...
  • The United World Wrestling bureau confirmed the addition of the Ziolkowski, Pytlasinski and Poland Open to the 2021 Ranking Series. The three tournaments will be hosted by Poland. The organization also clarified the points in determining seeds for the 2021 Olympic ...

McLaren F1 team principal: We "will not give up" fight for third in F1 championship

21.08.2020 [14:31]
McLaren Formula 1 team principal Andreas Seidl has vowed that his team "will not give up the fight" with Racing Point for third in the 2020 constructors' championship, according to Autosport. McLaren made an encouraging start to the 2020 season ...

FIFA shapes new rule to help players switch national team

20.08.2020 [19:18]
FIFA is helping soccer players switch eligibility and represent a second national team with a planned rule change announced Wednesday, AP reports. The proposal gives hope to players who are eligible for multiple countries but fell out of favor at their first national team ...

Gnabry double sends dominant Bayern into Champions League final

20.08.2020 [10:28]
Bayern Munich powered into the Champions League final, where they will face Paris St Germain, as two goals from Serge Gnabry led them to an emphatic 3-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais on Wednesday, according to Reuters. Bayern will bid for their sixth European Cup triumph when they come up against ...

Olympique Lyon sign Turkish teen defender Ozkacar

19.08.2020 [17:22]
French Ligue 1 side Olympique Lyon confirmed Tuesday the signing of Turkish defender Cenk Ozkacar, according to Anadolu Agency. "We can confirm the arrival of Cenk Ozkacar for €1.5 million, with potential add-ons of up to a further €1.5m and a 10 percent ...

Paris Saint-Germain qualify for Champions League final

19.08.2020 [14:21]
France's Paris Saint-Germain have reached the UEFA Champions League final for the first time after beating German side RB Leipzig 3-0 Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reports. Playing at Estadio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Brazilian ...

FC Qarabag hammer North Macedonian FC Sileks 4-0

19.08.2020 [14:17]
Azerbaijan’s football club Qarabag have thrashed North Macedonian FC Sileks 4-0 in the UEFA Champions League first qualifying round to book a spot in the second qualifying round ...

Real Sociedad sign David Silva

18.08.2020 [15:51]
Real Sociedad have announced the shock arrival of David Silva, Marca reports. The 34-year-old joins the San Sebastian club on a free transfer after leaving Manchester City at the end of ...

Martinez dazzles as Inter demolish Shakhtar to reach Europa League final

18.08.2020 [11:32]
Lautaro Martinez played chief tormentor as Inter Milan claimed an emphatic 5-0 victory against Shakhtar Donetsk to reach the Europa League final and come closer to a first title in nine years on Monday, according ...

Azerbaijan to face Slovakia and Georgia in UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualification

17.08.2020 [19:52]
The Azerbaijan national under-21 football team will compete in the qualifying round of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship. Azerbaijani footballers will face Slovakia at the Nitra Arena on October 8 and Georgia at Tengiz Burjanadze Stadium in Gori on October 13 ...

Bartomeu confirms Setien's sacking to Spanish radio

17.08.2020 [14:02]
It was widely expected that Quique Setien had coached his last game for Barcelona and the Catalan club's president Josep Maria Bartomeu has confirmed that the coach won't be staying on, according to Marca. After having a meeting with Eric Abidal and Ramon Planes on Sunday ...

Sevilla edge Manchester United to reach Europa League final

17.08.2020 [10:23]
Sevilla carved out an opportunity to win a record-extending sixth Europa League title after coming from behind to beat Manchester United 2-1 in the semi-final on Sunday, according to Reuters. The Spanish side will meet in Friday’s final in Cologne either Inter Milan or Shakhtar Donetsk ...

Sister Act: Serena beats Venus to reach Lexington quarter-final

14.08.2020 [16:49]
Serena Williams survived another scare to beat older sister Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday in the latest instalment of their reluctant on-court sibling rivalry to reach the quarter-finals of the inaugural Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky, according to Reuters ...

Leipzig reach first-ever Champions League semifinals

14.08.2020 [10:30]
RB Leipzig advanced to the Champions League semifinals for the first time Thursday after beating La Liga club Atletico Madrid 2-1, according to Anadolu Agency. Playing at Jose Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon, Daniel Olmo made the score 1-0 for the Bundesliga club in the 50th minute ...

Swiss former Juventus defender Lichtsteiner retires at 36

13.08.2020 [15:33]
Switzerland and former Juventus defender Stephan Lichtsteiner retired from soccer Wednesday after being denied the chance to end his career at the European Championship, according to AP. The 36-year-old right back said in a Swiss soccer federation statement it became clear after Euro 2020 was ...

Last-gasp PSG beat Atalanta to reach Champions League semis

13.08.2020 [13:16]
Paris St Germain scored two late goals, including a stoppage-time winner from substitute Eric Choupo-Moting, to beat outsiders Atalanta 2-1 and end the Serie A side’s Champions League dream in their quarter-final ...

Emre Kilinc joins Turkish giants Galatasaray

13.08.2020 [10:26]
Turkish midfielder Emre Kilinc moved to Galatasaray, the Lions announced on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. Galatasaray said that the 25-year-old inked four-year contract with the club. Lions will pay to Kilinc 11 million Turkish liras ($1,5 million) for the 2020-21 season ...

Sevilla reach Europa League final four with late winner

12.08.2020 [10:22]
Spanish football club Sevilla qualified for the UEFA Europa League semifinals, beating English team Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 in the quarterfinals late Tuesday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Real Madrid teen Takefusa Kubo completes Villarreal loan

11.08.2020 [17:35]
Real Madrid youngster Takefusa Kubo has joined Villarreal on a season-long loan, the club has announced, according to ESPN. The move sees Villarreal pay a loan fee of around €2 million for the 19-year-old and does not include an ...

Extra-time Fernandes penalty sends United into Europa semis

11.08.2020 [10:21]
Manchester United were forced to dig deep to reach the Europa League semi-finals as Portuguese midfielder Bruno Fernandes converted a 95th-minute penalty to secure a 1-0 win over a stubborn FC Copenhagen side after extra time on Monday, according ...