Player ratings as Bees boost European hopes with derby win

FROM GTECH COMMUNITY STADIUM – Brentford saw off west London rivals Fulham to give themselves momentum in the race for Europe. The two neighbours on the River Thames have emerged as genuine contenders for Europa League or Europa Conference League football, with Thomas Frank’s men out-schooling Marco Silva’s on a bitter Monday night. Brentford’s first […]

Lionel Messi reveals reason behind ‘hard’ first PSG season

Lionel Messi says he feels more settled at Paris Saint-Germain after a tough first season in the French capital. After a shocking and unexpected departure from Barcelona, the Argentina star managed only six league goals in 2021/22, having last posted a figure that low back in 2006/07 as a youngster at Barcelona. He’s been back […]

Young Scorpions’ sting knocks out Flying Eagles

Nigeria’s Under-20 team, the Flying Eagles we knocked out of the 2023 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations after their 1-0 loss to Gambia in the semifinal. Gambia went in front after just seven minutes. But Nigeria managed to find their feet. The Flying Eagles made 21 attempts at goal, but only four were on target. […]

Raging captain Bruno Fernandes’s standout shocker in United nightmare | Manchester United

DISUNITED WE FALL As Liverpool’s players celebrated scoring their seventh goal without reply last night, an overenthused and possibly refreshed pitch-invader sprinted across the Anfield turf to join the gleeful throng, only to slip and take out Andy Robertson with an accidental two-footed lunge. With just two minutes of normal time remaining, it was closer […]