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Canada cancels Iran football friendly

Canada cancels Iran football friendly

A friendly match between Canada and Iran in June was canceled by the Canadian football body on Thursday. "Canada Soccer has cancelled the international match that was scheduled for 5 June 2022 against Iran as part of the …

Armenian football star to change Rome to Milan

Armenian football star to change Rome to Milan

Armenian midfielder of the Italian football club "Roma" Henrikh Mkhitaryan may change his club registration. It is reported by Corriere dello Sport. According to him, Inter Milan is interested in 33-year-old …

Eintracht Frankfurt win Europa League final

Eintracht Frankfurt win Europa League final

Eintracht Frankfurt won their first European title in 42 years by beating Rangers in Wednesday's UEFA Europa League final in Seville. Frankfurt, who also won this tournament when it was called the UEFA Cup in 1980, had to come from …

Ice Hockey World Championship 2023 not to be held in Russia

Ice Hockey World Championship 2023 not to be held in Russia

At today's meeting in Zurich Council of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) decided to move the world championship from Russia to another country. This is stated in a message posted on the IIHF's official website. …

Russian tennis players barred from 2022 Wimbledon

Russian tennis players barred from 2022 Wimbledon

Officials of one of the four prestigious Grand Slam tournaments, the 2022 Wimbledon, announced a decision on Wednesday to bar players from Russia and Belarus, the tournament’s organizers said in a statement. "On behalf of the …

Brazil's Pele back in hospital

Brazil's Pele back in hospital

Brazilian soccer great Pele returned to hospital on Monday as he continues to receive treatment for cancer, Sao Paulo's Albert Einstein hospital said in a medical note on Tuesday. Edson Arantes do Nascimento's clinical condition …

Anatoly Banishevsky memorial tournament held in USA

Anatoly Banishevsky memorial tournament held in USA

New York hosted the 8th tournament in memory of the legendary Soviet football player, the Baku Neftchi team's captain, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR Anatoly Banishevsky. Six teams took part in the competition. The …

Iran can be excluded from 2022 World Cup

Iran can be excluded from 2022 World Cup

There is an extremely remote possibility Italy could be promoted to the 2022 World Cup if Iran is excluded for banning women from the stadium. The theory was floated by Sport Mediaset, followed by Sky Sport Italia and Sportitalia, but …

Russian recognized as official language of FIFA

Russian recognized as official language of FIFA

FIFA has introduced Russian as the official language in the organization. According to RIA Novosti, this decision was made at a meeting of the FIFA Congress in Qatar. In addition to this, the Congress did not consider the …

Azerbaijani wrestler captures gold medal in Budapest

Azerbaijani wrestler captures gold medal in Budapest

The Azerbaijani wrestler has secured a gold medal at the European Championships in Budapest. Magomedkhan Magomedov (97 kg)v entered the fight from the 1/8 finals, where he was stronger than his rival from Lithuania (12:2) and …

Portugal and Poland qualify for Qatar 2022 World Cup

Portugal and Poland qualify for Qatar 2022 World Cup

Portugal and Poland claimed their spots at the 2022 World Cup finals with 2-0 wins over North Macedonia and Sweden. Portugal's Bruno Fernandes scored twice as they beat stubborn visitors North Macedonia 2-0 to qualify for the World …

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Saudi Arabian GP

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Saudi Arabian GP

Reigning world champion Max Verstappen won the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on Sunday after a thrilling battle with Charles LeClerc. The Red Bull driver, second for most of the race, took the lead with just a few laps to go and …

Saudi Arabia reach 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Saudi Arabia reach 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Saudi Arabia qualified for the 2022 World Cup on Thursday without even playing a game thanks to Japan’s 2-0 win over Australia in Sydney. Two late goals from Kaoru Mitoma not only gave Japan a deserved win after an entertaining …

Abramovich in talks to buy Turkish football club

Abramovich in talks to buy Turkish football club

Russian billionaire and former Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is in talks to take over Turkish Süper Lig club Göztepe, according to media reports. Turkish media claimed that official negotiations between Göztepe club …

Turkey submits bid to host UEFA Euro 2028

Turkey submits bid to host UEFA Euro 2028

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) on Wednesday confirmed it has submitted an application with UEFA to host the Euro 2028. The "Expression of Interest" comes on deadline day as the football associations of England, Northern …

Azerbaijani boxer reaches final of European Championship

Azerbaijani boxer reaches final of European Championship

In the Croatian city of Poreč, the semi-final fights of the European Under-22 Boxing Championship took place. A member of the Azerbaijani national team Nijat Huseynov (51 kg), who reached this stage, left the ring with another victory. …