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Messi spares Barcelona more pain against Leganes

Lionel Messi's late penalty spared Barcelona further embarrassment as they bounced back from their Champions League humiliation by beating struggling Leganes 2-1 in La Liga. Barca were thrashed 4-0 by Paris St Germain on Tuesday and almost fell victim to another shock as Leganes...

Narrow advantage for Benfica

The former Fulham striker poked home the only goal of the game, against the run of play, three minutes into the second half of Tuesday night's match at the Estadio da Luz. However, it was a night to forget for much-hyped Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who saw a pena...

Vidal suffers horror injury as Barcelona thump Alaves

Aleix Vidal's horror injury cast a shadow as Barcelona ran riot in the rehearsal for the Copa del Rey final and gained revenge over Alaves with a 6-0 LaLiga victory at Estadio Mendizorrotza. Luis Enrique's side were beaten on home soil by Alaves in September, but Barca's famed '...

Mane at the double as Liverpool end winless run

Sadio Mane was the hero as Liverpool recorded their first Premier League win of 2017 with a 2-0 victory over a Tottenham Hotspur side whose title ambitions were left floundering. Jurgen Klopp's side badly missed Mane when he left for Africa Cup of Nations duty and the Senegal i...

Mane stuns Spurs to get Liverpool back on track

The Senegal forward provided one of several outstanding displays from a Liverpool side who had not previously won a league game in 2017, their worst start to a calendar year since 1954. Liverpoo...

Liverpool 2 - 0 Tottenham Hotspur Match report - 11/02/2017 Premier League - Goal.com

The Senegal striker was twice on the scoresheet in the opening minutes to put the tie beyond the reach of Mauricio Pochettino's men Sadio Mane was the hero as Liverpool recorded their first Prem...

England edge closer to record with Six Nations win over Wales - Sport - NZ Herald News

Elliot Daly of England is congratulated by teammates Nathan Hughes (L) and Owen Farrell (C) after scoring the match winning try during their win against Wales this morning (NZT). Photo / Getty Im...

Rugby-Late Daly try gives England dramatic victory over Wales | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Elliot Daly's try four minutes from time gave champions England a 21-16 victory over Wales in a pulsating Six Nations clash played at relentless speed amid an amazing atmosphere at Cardiff's Prin...

Late Daly try gives England dramatic victory over Wales

CARDIFF, Feb 11 (Reuters) - Elliot Daly's try four minutes from time gave champions England a 21-16 victory over Wales in a pulsating Six Nations clash played at relentless speed amid an amazing ...

Wales 16-21 England: Report

England roared back from behind at the Principality Stadium to put Wales to the sword and keep alive hopes of back-to-back Grand Slams. Ben Youngs scored the game's opening try, burrowing over b...

England captain Dylan Hartley must stand tall or face losing place

Dylan Hartley is facing a searching test of his captaincy and international credentials against Wales tomorrow. Amid the fireworks, wind-ups and sheer noise created inside the Principality Stad...