Filipino-French goalie makes winning debut for Fulham at Premier League

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 04:55:42 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO         Fil-French goalkeeper Alphonse Areola recorded a clean sheet in his debut as Fulham defeated Ipswich Town 1-0 Thursday Manila time to reach the third round of the English League Cup. Areola manned the sticks for the newly-promoted English Premier League side which claimed victory at Portman Road courtesy […]

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Messi confirms staying at Barcelona, but rages at president

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 05 Sep 2020 04:31:03 +0000

  MADRID (AFP) – Lionel Messi said on Friday he will stay at Barcelona, insisting he could never go to court against “the club of his life” but he launched a stinging attack on president Josep Maria Bartomeu. He accused Bartomeu of going back on an agreement to let him leave for free at the […]

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 Brazilian football star Neymar tests positive for Covid-19

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 03 Sep 2020 03:21:40 +0000

    PARIS (AFP) – Neymar was one of three Paris Saint-Germain stars to have contracted the coronavirus, a well-placed source told AFP on Wednesday, after the Champions League runners-up announced several positive tests. “Three Paris Saint-Germain players have confirmed positive Sars CoV2 tests and are subject to the appropriate health protocol,” PSG said in […]

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Stallion kicks off resumption of PFL training sessions

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 07:06:49 +0000

      By JONAS TERRADO   Three clubs kicked off the resumption of training sessions in the Philippines Football League on Wednesday with strict health measures being observed at the PFF National Training Centre in Carmona, Cavite. Stallion-Laguna was the first club to train with Kaya-Iloilo following suit while United City was due to […]

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Global FC suspended for 90 days for non-payment of salaries

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 23:27:08 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO         The Philippine Football Federation on Tuesday suspended the club license of embattled Global FC for 90 days for failing to meet financial obligations of its players and staff. The PFF also said that Global could have its license revoked if it fails to meet the three conditions set […]

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Argentine great Messi wants ‘out’ of giant club Barcelona

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 26 Aug 2020 00:31:09 +0000

    Lionel Messi has informed Barcelona he wants to “unilaterally” terminate his contract with the Spanish giants after a calamitous end to the season, a club source confirmed to AFP on Tuesday. Lawyers for the Argentina star sent Barcelona a fax in which they announced Messi’s desire to rescind his contract by triggering a […]

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Fil-Austrian gets chance to play in Champs League final

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 07:03:49 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO       Filipino-Austrian David Alaba got a shot at winning his first UEFA Champions League title in seven years after Bayern Munich advanced to the Final of the European club competition with a 3-0 win over French side Lyon. The defender started as centerback for the Bavarians in Wednesday’s win at […]

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Brutal Bayern hit eight in stunning defeat of Barcelona

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 06:55:05 +0000

  LISBON (AFP) – A merciless Bayern Munich inflicted a humiliating, record defeat on Barcelona on Friday, recording a scarcely believable 8-2 victory in their Champions League quarterfinal in Lisbon to leave Lionel Messi forlorn and surely hastening in the end of an era in Catalonia. Thomas Mueller scored twice either side of goals from […]

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