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Rodgers blames lack of creativity for rare Celtic defeat

KILMARNOCK, United Kingdom, (BSS/AFP) – Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers bemoaned his side’s lack of creativity after they slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat by Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Saturday.The Hoops enjoyed the lion’s share of possession but failed to register a shot on target until the final minute after Congolese midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu’s 70th-minute strike secured Killie’s first win ... Read More »

Bayern recovers to crush Hoffenheim 5-2, keeps 16-point lead

Berlin,(AP/UNB) – Sandro Wagner scored his first goal for Bayern Munich to wrap up a 5-2 win over his former team Hoffenheim in the Bundesliga on Saturday.League top-scorer Robert Lewandowski scored one and set up another as Bayern stayed on track for another title – a record-extending sixth straight – with a 16-point lead. Read More »

TC Sports Club of Maldives arrives here Sunday to play AFC Cup

Dhaka – The Maldives premier league runners-up TC Sports Club arrived in the capital on Sunday to play in the pre play-off match of the AFC Cup 2018 Qualifiers against Saif Sporting Club of Bangladesh.TC Sports Club, which won the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup crown in Chittagong in March last year, will play their away match with the Bangladesh ... Read More »

Aguero lifts Man City as Chelsea, Arsenal turn on goal power   

London,(AP/UNB) – Who needs Alexis Sanchez? That may have been the message Sergio Aguero was trying to deliver as he inspired runaway leader Manchester City to a 3-1 home victory over Newcastle on Saturday.City pulled out of the race to sign Arsenal striker Sanchez earlier this month, leaving the way clear for Manchester United to seal an expected deal for ... Read More »

Dortmund drops Aubameyang again for Hertha Berlin game

Berlin,(AP/UNB) – Borussia Dortmund left star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang out of its squad for the second Bundesliga match in a row on Friday.The Gabon player, who was dropped from the squad for Dortmund’s 0-0 draw with Wolfsburg last Sunday, was again omitted from the side that drew 1-1 at Hertha Berlin. Read More »

Neymar scores 4 in PSG rout yet still leaves field unhappy 

Paris,(AP/UNB) – Neymar scored four goals and set up two in a dazzling performance as Paris Saint-Germain beat Dijon 8-0 on Wednesday, yet still the Brazil star left the field bitterly shaking his head in disappointment.Perhaps it was hearing some fans jeering him when he refused to let striker Edinson Cavani take a late penalty. Runaway league leader PSG was ... Read More »