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  • Messi gives Setien a winning start

    Quique Setien may want a different Barcelona but he needed the same old Lionel Messi as the Argentinian gives his new coach a winning start by scoring in a 1-0 victory over Granada.

  • Monfils’s bizarre injury

    Gael Monfils is nursing a swollen hand after he lashed out in frustration while playing a computer game -- but does not expect the bizarre injury to hamper his Australian Open.

  • Rebic snatches late win for Milan

    Forward Ante Rebic broke his AC Milan duck by scoring two second-half goals including a stoppage-time winner to give them a thrilling 3-2 win over Udinese in Serie A on Sunday.

  • Matin happy to win it for team

    Striker Matin Mia was over the moon after his brace yesterday helped Bangladesh to a 3-0 win over Sri Lanka, taking the hosts into the semifinals of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup.

  • Matin, Ibrahim take hosts to semis

    A brace from Matin Mia ensured Bangladesh a semifinal berth in the Bangabandhu Gold Cup with an emphatic 3-0 win over Sri Lanka in their last Group A fixture at the Bangabandhu National Stadium yesterday.

  • Liverpool power past United

    Liverpool stretched their commanding lead at the top of the Premier League to 16 points and advantage over Manchester United to 30 as goals from Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah earned a 2-0 win over their historic rivals at Anfield.

  • Bangabandhu Gold Cup 2020

    Matin, Ibrahim see Bangladesh through to semis

    Matin Mia scored a brace before Mohammad Ibrahim added a third as Bangladesh cruised into the semifinals of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup with a 3-0 win over Sri Lanka in their last Group A fixture at the Bangabandhu National Stadium today.

  • Toothless Atletico beaten at tiny Eibar

    Atletico Madrid's hopes of getting back into the Spanish title race faded even further with a 2-0 defeat away by struggling Eibar in La Liga on Saturday.

  • Haaland sparkles with hattrick on Dortmund debut

    Teenager Erling Haaland scored a sensational hat-trick within 23 minutes of making his Borussia Dortmund debut as he helped his team come from two goals down to secure a 5-3 win over Augsburg on Saturday as the Bundesliga resumed after the winter break.

  • Fiorentina beat Napoli to continue Gattuso's nightmare start

    Fiorentina moved above Napoli in Serie A and consigned coach Gennaro Gattuso to a fourth defeat in five games with a 2-0 victory at Stadio San Paolo on Saturday.