Filipe Luis has chance to join PSG says Atletico’s Oblak

VALENCIA: Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak has indicated that defender Filipe Luis will sign for Paris Saint-Germain before the transfer window shuts at the end of August. The Brazil left-back has a verbal agreement to join the French champions according to media reports in Spain. “It’s a bit sad but that’s how it is,” Oblak told
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LONDON: Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic has announced his retirement from international football almost a month after helping the Balkan nation reach the World Cup final for the first time. The 32-year-old Juventus forward scored 33 goals for Croatia, two less than top scorer Davor Suker, in 89 appearances since his 2007 debut. Mandzukic netted three goals
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LONDON: England pace bowler James Anderson became the first man to take 100 test wickets at Lord’s when he dismissed India opener Murali Vijay without scoring for the second time in the match on the fourth day of the second test on Sunday. Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, the world’s leading test wicket-taker, is the only
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LONDON: Last season’s Premier League top scorer Mo Salah was on target again as Liverpool began their campaign with an easy win at home to West Ham United. The Egyptian gave Juergen Klopp’s side the lead after 19 minutes from Andy Robertson’s precise low cross. West Ham’s new manager Manuel Pellegrini gave debuts to five of
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Reuters – Jan Vertonghen and Dele Alli were on target as Tottenham Hotspur began their Premier League campaign with an entertaining 2-1 victory over Newcastle United on Saturday. All three goals came in a frantic opening 20 minutes on Tyneside with Vertonghen and Alli heading goals for the north London team, who finished third last season, either side
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LALITPUR: Two-time defending champion Arhant Keshar Singh, Amrit Thapa Magar, Rajendra Shakya and Prabin Bir Singh Kansakar advanced to the semi-finals of the third Dhana Laxmi Maharjan Memorial National Squash Tournament here on Thursday. Singh defeated Rakesh Gupta, Thapa Magar beat Sugam Tulsan, Shakya outplayed Gyanu Chaudhary and Kansakar overwhelmed Dilip Adhikari by identical scores of
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MANCHESTER: Liverpool’s run to the Champions League final and their impressive three wins over Manchester City in the last campaign have raised hopes on Merseyside that they could be the closest challengers to Pep Guardiola’s side this season. Their work in the transfer market has also added to the positivity around the club after German manager
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KATHMANDU: Nepali judokas Indra Bahadur Shrestha and Manita Shrestha Pradhan won gold medals in the North Bangkok University Judo Championship in Thailand on Sunday. Indra won the gold medal in men’s below-66kg weight category after winning four bouts against Thailand, UAE and Japanese players, while Manita defeated players from Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand on her
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Kathmandu, August 3 Skipper Paras Khadka scored a half century and conceded just four runs in the last over as Nepal defeated the Netherlands by one run to register their maiden One Day International victory and levelled the two-match series 1-1 at the VRA Grounds in Amstelveen today. Electing to bat first, Nepal were bowled
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Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus has signed a two-year contract extension which will keep him at the Premier League champions until 2023, the club said on Friday. The 21-year-old Brazil international has scored 24 goals in 53 matches across all competitions since joining City in January 2017 and helped the club win the league title
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