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Bayern Munich humiliates Barcelona in 8 – 2 win

German champions Bayern Munich utterly humiliated Barcelona with an extraordinary 8-2 demolition job on Friday that sent them through into the semi-finals of the Champions...

#Respect – Atalanta

Atalanta player react after losing the UEFA Champions League quarter final soccer match Atalanta vs Paris Saint-Germain held at Luz Stadium in Lisbon, Portugal, 12...

Sarah Chouhal lowers 400m hurdles U20 national record

Anyone who expected a quiet afternoon at the Matthew Micallef St. John Athletics track yesterday, on the occasion of the final MAAA Challenge, was happily...

Max Verstappen wins Formula One’s 70th Anniversary GP in Silverstone

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won Formula One’s 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday to end Mercedes’ run and become Lewis Hamilton’s closest challenger....

RB Leipzig stun Atletico Madrid to reach Champions League Semi Final

RB Leipzig stunned Atletico Madrid, with a 2-1 victory in their Champions League quarter-final on Thursday, to reach the competition’s last four for the first...

Heartbreak for Atalanta as last-gasp goals see PSG through

Bergamo-based Italian side Atalanta were minutes away from writing another chapter in their fairytale journey in their first-ever Champions League campaign but were to be...

Manchester United beats FC Copenhagen in extra time

Manchester United reached the Europa League semi-finals as midfielder Bruno Fernandes scored a 95th-minute penalty to secure a 1-0 win over FC Copenhagen after extra...

Lukaku shines as Inter beats Bayer Leverkusen to reach Europa League semifinals

Inter Milan’s Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku scored and tormented the Bayer Leverkusen defence as he led his side into the Europa League semi-finals with a...

Liverpool sign Tsimikas from Olympiakos Piraeus

Liverpool have made their first signing of the transfer window by bringing in Greece defender Kostas Tsimikas from Olympiakos Piraeus on a long-term deal, the...

Sarah Chouhal lowers 400m hurdles U20 national record

Anyone who expected a quiet afternoon at the Matthew Micallef St. John Athletics track yesterday, on the occasion of the final MAAA Challenge, was happily...

Max Verstappen wins Formula One’s 70th Anniversary GP in Silverstone

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won Formula One’s 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday to end Mercedes’ run and become Lewis Hamilton’s closest challenger....

Brad Binder dominates Czech MotoGP

Brad Binder dominated the Czech Grand Prix to claim a shock maiden win for him and KTM in MotoGP, while points leaders Fabio Quartararo, Maverick...

Garmin’s cyber-attack lesson: sprint don’t jog

by Anna Szymanski Athletes have little patience for slowness, especially when syncing their smartwatches. Garmin, the $19 billion wearables and GPS device maker, fell prey...

Bayern cruise past Chelsea to reach Champions League final 8

Robert Lewandowski struck twice and set up two more goals as Bayern Munich cruised past Chelsea 4-1 on Saturday to reach the Champions League quarter-finals...

Messi guides Barcelona in 3 – 1 win against Napoli

-A fired-up Lionel Messi led Barcelona to a 3-1 win at home to Napoli on Saturday for a 4-2 aggregate victory which took the club...

Andrea Pirlo appointed new Juventus manager

Andrea Pirlo has been appointed as Juventus’ new manager on a two-year contract. The Serie A champions sacked Maurizio Sarri on Saturday morning following their...

Maurizio Sarri sacked from Juventus job

Maurizio Sarri’s stint as a coach of Juventus cane to an end. The club decided to terminate the contract of Sarri after yesterday’s match which...

Olympique Lyonnais qualifies for Champions League QF

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace, including an unstoppable long-range goal, to give Juventus a 2-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais in the Champions League on Friday...

Confident and focused Manchester City beats Real Madrid

Manchester City marched into the Champions League quarter-finals by beating visitors Real Madrid 2-1 for a 4-2 aggregate triumph on Friday, with scorers Raheem Sterling...

Athletics: Last MAAA Challenge presents perfect final tune up for senior athletes before National Championships

Senior athletes return on stage this weekend for the final MAAA Challenge of the season, serving as the final tune-up before the Cavalieri Art Hotel...

Sevilla, Leverkusen cruise into Europa League quarter-finals

Five-times winners Sevilla made light work of AS Roma when first half goals from Sergio Reguilon and Youssef En-Nesyri gave them a 2-0 win over...

Seria A 2020-2021 to start on September 19th

The next Serie A season will start on Sept. 19, one week later than originally planned, the Italian league said in a statement on Monday....

Casillas announces his retirement from professional football

Spain’s World Cup-winning captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas announced his retirement from the professional game on Tuesday, ending a career that spanned over two decades...

European Club Competitions back today after Covid-19 interruption

The UEFA Europa League season was put on hold in March due to the COVID-19 outbreak, with six of the eight round of 16 first...

Athletics: String of records broken during Youth Championships and Seniors’ Open Challenge

Despite the early August heat, Malta’s top and emerging athletes produced a string of admirable performances during the National Youth Athletics Championships as well as...

Frank Lampard wants a longer break for his players

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard, fresh of Champions League place, which was marred by a Cup Final defeat has complained  that starting next season on 12...

Genoa survive as Lecce relegated on final day of Serie A

Three players were sent off as Genoa, Italy’s oldest professional club, beat Hellas Verona 3-0 to guarantee their Serie A survival on Sunday while Lecce...

Lewis Hamilton limps on three wheels to win British GrandPrix

An incredible final few laps of the 2020 British Grand Prix saw Lewis Hamilton claim the seventh and possibly most dramatic Silverstone win of his...

Will Conte and Inter part ways?

Inter coach Antonio Conte after a 2-0 win at Atalanta on Saturday that clinched second place for Inter in Serie A, has led to all...

Didier Drogba submits candidature for Ivory Coast FA’s presidency

Didier Drogba drew a large crowd on Saturday eager to watch him submit his candidacy before the deadline for next month’s Ivory Coast Football Federation...

Photo Story – Referee Rocchi gives thumb up at end of Serie A season

Referee Gianluca Rocchi gives the thumb up from the grandstands during the Italian Serie A soccer match Juventus FC vs AS Roma at the Allianz...

Lewis Hamilton delivers when matters and take pole-position in British Grand Prix

While Lewis Hamilton may not have led a single session heading into qualifying for the British Grand Prix, he delivered when it mattered, the Briton...

Lazio Ciro Immobile equals top-scorer record in Serie A with 36 goals

Lazio forward Ciro Immobile scored his 36th goal of the season on Saturday against Napoli to equal the record for the most goals in a...

Antwerp win Belgian Cup

Antwerp denied Club Brugge the double as they won the Belgian Cup final 1-0 on Saturday in the first football in the country since the...

Inter clinch second place after beating Atalanta

Inter Milan clinched second place in Serie A, disparagingly described by coach Antonio Conte last month as the “best of the losers”, when they ended...

Juventus end season with first home defeat against Roma

Serie A champions Juventus suffered their first home league defeat for over two years when they finished the season by losing 3-1 against AS Roma...

Porto stun Benfica to clinch domestic double

Portuguese champions Porto completed the domestic double in style on Saturday as a pair of second-half headers by defender Chancel Mbemba gave them a 2-1...

Arsenal win FA Cup after beating Chelsea

Arsenal skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice to help his side secure a 2-1 win over 10-man Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday for...

Bottas takes lead in the British Grand Prix qualifiers

Valtteri Bottas set the fastest time in free practice on Saturday morning ahead of the British Grand Prix. Bottas led six times world champion team...

Andrea Pirlo appointed coach of Juventus under-23

Juventus have appointed their former World Cup-winning midfielder Andrea Pirlo as coach of the Under-23 side, the Serie A champions said. Pirlo, widely regarded as...

Napoli president concerned about playing in Barcelona

Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis has said he is concerned about his side having to travel to Spain for their Champions League clash against Barcelona...

Formal criminal proceedings launched against FIFA’s Infantino

A special prosecutor has launched criminal proceedings as part of an investigation of a meeting between the head of FIFA and Switzerland's Attorney General Michael...

MAAA to hold National Youth Championships this weekend

It will be a packed athletics weekend for all ages at the Matthew Micallef St John in Marsa as the season approaches its end. For...

Atalanta registers a late win at Parma as they approach the 100th goal milestone

Free-scoring Atalanta closed in on a 100-goal Serie A tally for this season and extended their unbeaten run to 17 league games when they hit...

Inter wins against Napoli

Inter Milan forward Lautaro Martinez came off the bench to score an impressive solo goal and complete a 2-0 win over Napoli which kept his...

Former Russian anti-doping boss says no Russian athletes should take part in Olympics

Former Russian anti-doping boss turned whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov said that no Russian athletes should be allowed to take part in next year's postponed Tokyo Olympics....

Qatar to consider 2032 Olympic bid

Qatar, the host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, announced that it would also like to stage the Olympics, possibly in 2032. The Gulf Arab state's...

Relief for sporting enthusiasts as Garmin resumes services, but some features remain restricted

Talk of town among sport enthusiasts including runners, swimmers and cyclists continued to be dominated by the outage that knocked out Garmin products, resulting in...

David Silva’s decade at City comes to end

Manchester City midfielder David Silva will return to the Etihad Stadium for a proper send-off after making his final Premier League appearance for the club...