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November 2, 2017 1:43 AM Aguero hailed as City legend after record goal number 178

(Reuters) - Sergio Aguero, fresh from becoming the top scorer in the 137-year history of Manchester City, said he would be giving away his historic match shirt as a special memento for his son Benjamin. The popular Argentine was hailed as a “legend” by team mates and former City greats alike after scoring his 178th goal for the club - another crucial 1268

November 1, 2017 9:56 PM Aguero makes history as Man City earn famous European win at Napoli

NAPLES, Italy -- Here are three quick thoughts after Manchester City reached the round of 16 in the Champions League with a 4-2 group-stage win at Napoli on Wednesday. Sergio Aguero became Manchester City's greatest ever goalscorer as Pep Guardiola's side secured a place in the Champions League knockout round with a fantastic win at Serie A leaders Napoli 1162

November 1, 2017 5:14 AM 'We lacked everything': Conte blasts Chelsea after Roma rout

Antonio Conte blasted Chelsea’s lack of hunger after becoming the first English club to lose in the Champions League this season with a ruthless 3-0 rout by AS Roma. Conte lamented that the English champions – who would have advanced to the last 16 with a win – “lacked everything” after a match where they went a goal down after 38 seconds, the first 161

November 1, 2017 5:12 AM Roma maul Chelsea to claim top spot

Rome - Stephan El Shaarawy scored a brace as AS Roma mauled Chelsea 3-0 to claim top spot in Champions League Group C on Tuesday at the expense of the English champions. The rematch in Rome's Stadio Olympico after a 3-3 thriller in London two weeks ago did not disappoint the 55 000 crowd as Chelsea coach Antonio Conte was frustrated on his return to Italy 99

October 31, 2017 9:47 PM Stephan El Shaarawy, Roma expose Chelsea's worsening defence... again

ROME -- Three thoughts on Roma's 3-0 win over Chelsea at the Stadio Olimpico in the UEFA Champions League. When these two teams played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge a fortnight ago, Antonio Conte admitted that Chelsea had never controlled proceedings despite taking -- and then surrendering -- a 2-0 lead. Fortunes were reversed at Stadio 85

October 31, 2017 9:38 PM Roma Top Group After Thrashing Chelsea

UEFA Champions League Report: Roma v Chelsea 31 October 2017 A brace from Stephan El-Shaarawy and a goal by Diego Perotti guided Roma to an emphatic 3-0 victory over Chelsea. Chelsea had a chance just seconds into the game when Perdo Rodrigues was through on goal but the pacey forward stumbled before he could get his shot away. Roma countered well after 92

October 31, 2017 2:19 AM Barras to play Scotland in lead-up to fixtures

This will be a lead-up to the round seven ICC Intercontinental Cup and World Cricket World Cricket League Championship fixtures. The Barras will take on the Scots on November 24 and 25 at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Following this, the Barras play Hong Kong at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, United Arab Emirates, in the four-day ICUP match 83

October 30, 2017 3:01 AM Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA – Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday. Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona 74

October 30, 2017 1:52 AM Top Five of the Weekend: Real Madrid puts on lackluster effort in upset loss to Girona

Halloween is quickly approaching in the wide world of soccer with many teams spooked by their own reality, and others with scary good form. Girona became Real Madrid’s boodeyman, AC Milan keeps getting scared by its own shadow, and the Jupp Heynckes’ Frankenstein monster is quickly waking up. This and much more in this bag full of treats known as 90 Minutes’ 65

October 29, 2017 7:14 PM Catalan club Girona stuns Madrid 2-1 in Spanish league

MADRID (AP) Girona earned a shock victory over Real Madrid that was celebrated by many throughout Catalonia on Sunday. The small Catalan club stunned Madrid, the team of the Spanish establishment, with a 2-1 come-from-behind win in the Spanish league – just days after the wealthy northeastern region declared independence to heighten tensions in a dispute 70