Barcelona’s La Liga game against Las Palmas was played behind closed doors as a protest after their request for it to be postponed in light of Catalonia’s independence referendum was rejected. The Spanish government pledged to stop a poll declared illegal on a day of violent protests and unrest. Barca took the decision to play […]
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took a dominant victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead with second place. Hamilton’s title rival Sebastian Vettel recovered impressively from the back of the grid in his Ferrari after engine problems in qualifying to finish fourth and minimise the damage to his title hopes. […]
Nacho Monreal put the Gunners ahead early on when he shot through a crowded penalty area after Brighton had failed to clear a free-kick. A well worked Brighton free-kick resulted in Solly March striking the post from 20 yards shortly afterwards. But Arsenal added a second goal after half-time when a slick passing move on […]
Tottenham’s first Premier League home game at Wembley ends in defeat. For Chelsea, their title defence is up and running.
Stoke City are never to be taken lightly, and definitely not against the opponent they love beating most of all. For the third time in five seasons, they mugged Arsenal at their home ground.
The Senegal star prodded home on 73 minutes to secure an ‘important three points’ for Jurgen Klopp’s Reds against Crystal Palace.
United have enjoyed an excellent start to the campaign, picking up maximum points from their opening two games after repeat 4-0 wins over West Ham and Swansea.
Neymar has completed his world-record €222m transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain. The Brazilian forward, 25, met the media at a packed news conference in Paris after the deal was completed. Asked by Sky Sports News what he would say to people who believe the move was motivated by money and a reported €29.6m […]
Sebastian Vettel put a Ferrari on pole position at the Hungaroring for the first time since 2005, denying Lewis Hamilton the opportunity to equal Michael Schumacher’s pole record. Qualifying runs with low fuel and fresh supersoft rubber saw the Hungaroring’s lap record slashed several times during qualifying on Saturday. The record was broken twice in […]
The 23 year year-old of Basque and Venezuelan heritage stopped the remarkable run of 37 year-old Venus Williams by winning the first women’s final to take place under the roof 7-5 6-0 in an hour and seventeen minutes. And so last year’s French Open champion – and the Wimbledon runner-up from two years ago – […]
Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the British Grand Prix, putting in an almost untouchable performance in his Mercedes that his championship rival, Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, could not match. Vettel caught traffic on his final hot run and was beaten into second place by his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen. Hamilton had to face an investigation for […]