Author: Yash Pratap Singh

Colombia will no longer be hosting the Copa America as Covid-19 cases have shot up in the past few weeks. If reports are to be believed, Argentina will host the entire tournament alone. CONMEBOL annouced on Thursday that Colombia won’t be hosting the South American Championship and the host country will soon be announced. The Argentine FA are planning to add three more Stadiums ahead of mega event. As per a report by TyC Sports, the three stadiums being la Bombonera, the Bicentenario, and the Libertadores de America https://twitter.com/agdws/status/1391786710770634758 The Copa America tournament, like the European Championship, was due to…

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The Los Angeles Galaxy have signed Madagascar midfielder Rayan Raveloson, who joins after leading ES Troyes AC to the 2020-21 French Ligue 2 title this month. Rayan Raveloson, 24, has made over 150 appearances in France across his time with Troyes and Tours FC since 2014. Pending receipt of his P-1 Visa and ITC, he joins the club on a three-year contract with a one-year option and will occupy an International Roster spot on the LA Galaxy roster. “Rayan is a talented, young and versatile midfielder who was a key player in leading his team to a title in France…

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A 28-member Indian National Team squad will leave for Doha today evening (May 19, 2021) for India’s three forthcoming matches in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, and AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Qualifiers, slated to be played from June 3 onwards. As per the health parameters required to travel to Qatar, all the travelling players and staff carry with them negative test results from the RTPCR tests conducted in the last 48 hours. All of them were also in isolation in the Capital under the bio bubble at the team hotel from May 15 onwards. Stimac stated that although…

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Ever since the inception of the Hero ISL, the subcontinent has witnessed some pure samba magic and our next guest on Sports Talk is one such fan favourite. We caught up with Marcelinho for an exclusive interview and here’s what he had to say. Back in the summer of 2016, Brazilian pocket dynamo Marcelinho was on a break from football after mutually parting ways with Brazilian side Anápolis, unaware that a challenge awaits him in Asia. “I had a call from Prashant (Former CEO of Delhi Dynamos) to be with delhi dynamos squad, but without a lot of expectations, and…

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This weekend will give us a clear picture about who’s going to win it this time around as two of Spain’s protagonists will face off at Barcelona’s fortress. The La Liga is arguably the most thrilling league among Europe’s top 5 leagues as they still haven’t found a winner yet. With Inter being crowned as the Serie A champions and Manchester City all set to lift the Premier league, it’s all to play for in the Spanish top flight. FC Barcelona have kept their faith alive to lift the La Liga after narrowly missing out on the title last season…

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Chelsea’s decision to end Frank Lampard’s tenure and hand Thomas Tuchel the hot seat at the Stamford Bridge midway through the season turned out to be a miracle. The German Tactician led the blues to an all important Champions League Final. The Blues walked away with a 1-1 draw from the Spanish Capital in the first leg before handing the 13 time UCL winners, Real Madrid a 2-0 defeat in West London in the second leg of Semi-final 2. Chelsea were high on confidence, thanks to their away goal advantage and clearly looked the better side right from the start.…

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The Sky Blues of England have booked a ticket to Istanbul which will see them face either 13 time UCL winners Real Madrid or 2012 UCL winners Chelsea in the Champions League Final. Two Goals from Rihad Mahrez in each of the two halves saw Manchester City become the 42nd Champions League finalist and the Parisians being handed another Champions League heartbreak as they lost 4-1 on aggregate. Pep Guardiola’s tactics were absolutely spot on as Manchester City controlled PSG’s attacking threat and also made sure to display their perfect gameplay against the Champions of France. PSG appealed for an…

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FC Bayern have appointed Julian Nagelsmann as their new head coach. The Bavarian-born 33-year-old will move to Munich from RB Leipzig on 1 July 2021 ahead of the new season, signing a five-year-contract with the German record champions until 30 June 2026. This comes after FC Bayern agreed to current head coach Hansi Flick’s request to have his contract terminated on 30 June 2021, two years earlier than its original expiry date. Hansi Flick will take over the duties of German National team post Euro 2020. “Julian Nagelsmann represents a new generation of coaches. Despite his young age, he already…

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The Highlanders will lock horns against their neighbours the Mariners in the second leg of the seventh edition of the Indian Top flight at the Fatorda Stadium. https://twitter.com/SportsKindle/status/1369157267463962624?s=19 Blast from the past: The first leg between these sides ended in 1-1 as Northeast United came back from behind to level things going into the second leg. ATK Mohun Bagan: Credit: ATK Mohun Bagan Twitter The Mariners will want to fix things after conceding a late equaliser against Northeast United just a couple of days back. They will want their backline to be on the top of their game in the…

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“Football can be very cruel at times” and that just sums up the Semi-final 1, Leg 2 of the ongoing season of the Hero ISL as Mumbai City FC book a place in the final for the very first time in their history after an intense penalty shootout at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim. https://twitter.com/IndSuperLeague/status/1368971923841896450?s=19 The Islanders started the match on the front foot and were eyeing an early lead but lacked the finishing touch on every occasion. The Gaurs came up with the biggest chance in the 27th minute when Alberto Noguera’s shot was parried away by Amrinder but…

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