FPL GAMEWEEK 19 PICKS 2018/19

Fantasy Premier League Picks

Fantasy Premier League managers had a pretty weird time in Gameweek 18. There is no time to dwell on it though with the next deadline in a couple of day’s time. Let’s look ahead to the Boxing Day Fixtures. There are 3 standout fixtures this week. Tottenham vs Bournemouth is one that should excite FPL managers the most. Spurs thrashed Everton 6-2 away from home on Sunday and will be expected to win at home this week. Even though Bournemouth won on Saturday their recent form has been dismal. One would expect a comfortable win for Spurs. Harry Kane should be one of the strongest contenders for the armband this week.  Son Heung-min had a blinder at Goodison and is always a goal threat. He could be an excellent

FPL GAMEWEEK 13 PICKS 2018/19

Fantasy Premier League Picks

Fantasy Premier League managers can finally worry no longer about their players being involved in international matches as the latest break came to a close in the early hours of Wednesday morning. If you're confused which Premier League players to bring in for the upcoming week here are 6 Fantasy Premier League picks in 6 minutes you can consider for your team.

SAFF Suzuki Cup 2018: India 2-0 Sri Lanka

India vs Sri Lanka SAFF

India began their quest for an eighth title at the SAFF Championships with a comfortable 2-0 win over Sri Lanka in their Group B opener in Dhaka. The goals came from India's two wingers - Ashique Kuruniyan and Lallianzuala Chhangte. Kuruniyan opened the scoring in the 34th minute after a lovely overhead pass enabled him to burst through behind the Lankan defence from the right flank and he rifled a low shot into the corner past the Sri Lankan custodian, his first ever senior goal in national colours. The second came just a few minutes after the restart as the left winger, Chhangte, went to work, getting at the Sri Lankan defenders and with a touch of good fortune looping the ball over

SAFF Suzuki Cup 2018: Bangladesh 2-0 Bhutan | Nepal 1-2 Pakistan

Pakistan Football SAFF

Nepal 1-2 Pakistan Nepal suffered 2-1 loss at the hands of Pakistan in the first Group ‘A’ match of the 12th edition of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship being held in Bangladesh on Tuesday. During the match played at the Dhaka-based Bangabandhu Stadium in Bangladesh, Mohammad Ali’s 96th minute header was the match decider for Pakistan. Earlier in the first-half of the game, Pakistan were awarded a penalty kick after skipper Biraj Maharjan fouled the opponent player in the box. Hasan Nabid Bashir of Pakistan scored the goal. However, Nepal equalised in the 82nd minute with a goal from Bimal Gharti Magar.   Bangladesh 2-0 Bhutan Youngster Mahbubur Rahman Sufil netted a brilliant goal as Bangladesh kicked off their Saff Championship 2018 campaign in style,

Bangladesh 0-1 Sri Lanka – FIFA International Friendly Match highlights

Sri Lanka Bangladesh FIFA Friendly

Sri Lanka defeated Bangladesh by 1-0 in an International Friendly match played on Wednesday (30) at the Sheikh Kamal Stadium in Nilphamari, Bangladesh. Striker Mohamed Fazal scored the winning goal in 10th minute and it was a long kick from 40 metres as Sri Lanka went on to secure a win after a long lapse. Sri Lanka took a 1-0 lead in the first half and Bangladesh could not score through the entire game. Sri Lanka recorded this international victory after two years, their last win was against Nepal by 1-0 at the SAFF Championship held in India in 2015. Over 40000 spectators were present to witness the match where the home team supporters were left broken hearted. Short Highlights Full Match Highlights Mohammed Fazal Wonder

Euro Update 19-08-2018 : Bale wins it for Real; Ronaldo makes Serie A debut in a thriller; Messi opens La Liga Account

Real Madrid Bale Getafe

Valencia 1-1 Atletico Madrid Goals: Correa 26, Rodrigo 56 Rodrigo cancels out Angel Correa opener as Michy Batshuayi makes his debut for the hosts in draw with Diego Simeone's men. Valencia and Atletico Madrid played out a 1-1 draw at the Mestalla on Monday. Atletico forward Angel Correa gave the visitors the lead in the 26th minute. But Spain international Rodrigo equalised after the break to secure a point. Daniel Wass missed a big chance late on for Valencia as it finished honours even. Michy Batshuayi, on loan from Chelsea, made his debut for the hosts in the game. Greuther Fuerth 1-2 Borussia Dortmund Goals: 1-0, ERNST 77’. 1-1, WITSEL 90+5’. 1-2, REUS 120+1'. Axel Witsel scores injury time equaliser before Marco Reus bags 120th minute winner in German Cup. Bundesliga heavyweights

Weekly Euro Update 13-08-2018 : Barca win Spanish Super Cup; Bayern win German Super Cup ; Ronaldo Scores for Juve

Messi Spanish super cup

Spanish Super Cup - Sevilla 1 Barcelona 2 Lionel Messi lifted his first trophy as the new Barcelona captain - his record breaking 33rd as a Barca player - as Ernesto Valverde's team won the Spanish Super Cup beating Sevilla 2-1. Pablo Machin's stint as Sevilla boss could not have started better when his namesake Pablo Sarabia gave the underdogs the lead inside 10 minutes, rounding off a slick counter attack with a right-footed strike. Pique pulled Barcelona level before the break after pouncing on the rebound from Messi’s free-kick, which hit the post. The second half threw up several chances for Sevilla to clinch a rare victory against the Catalans. Then came Ousmane Dembele with a belter of a strike from the edge of the penalty

Premier League pre-season fixtures & results 2018

Pre Season Fixtures 2018

The 2018-19 Premier League season kicks off on 10 August, but before then clubs will travel the globe for a host of high-profile and intriguing friendlies. Keep track of all the Premier League sides' pre-season fixtures with our club-by-club guide. Arsenal 14 July: Boreham Wood 0-8 Arsenal (Meadow Park) 26 July: Arsenal 1-1 Atletico Madrid (1-3 penalties) (Singapore Sports Hub) 28 July: Arsenal 5-1 Paris St-Germain (Singapore Sports Hub) 1 August: Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea (6-5 penalties) (Aviva Stadium, Dublin) 4 August: Arsenal 2-0 Lazio (Friends Arena, Stockholm) Bournemouth 14 July: Sevilla 1-1 Bournemouth (La Manga) 20 July: Levante 4-3 Bournemouth (La Manga) 27 July: Bristol City 1-1 Bournemouth (Ashton Gate) 28 July: Nottingham Forest 2-0 Bournemouth (City Ground) 3 August: Bournemouth 0-2 Real Betis (Vitality Stadium) 4 August: Bournemouth 5-2 Marseille (Vitality Stadium) Brighton 14 July: St Gallen 1-1 Brighton (Kybunpark) 21 July: AFC Wimbledon 2-1 Brighton (Cherry Red Records Stadium) 24 July: Charlton Athletic 1-1 Brighton (The Valley) 28 July: Birmingham City 1-1 Brighton (St Andrew's Stadium) 3 August: Brighton

World Cup Knockout qualifying scenarios

World Cup round of 16 qualifi

The final round of World Cup group fixtures begin on Monday, with 10 spots remaining in the round of 16. Six nations - Russia, Uruguay, France, Croatia, Belgium and England - have already qualified. Eight others - Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Peru, Costa Rica, Tunisia, Panama and Poland - have already been eliminated. The fate of the rest remains undecided. Some can be confident of progression, others less so, and several will fear the prospect of elimination on goal difference, head-to-head records, fair play points or even the drawing of lots. There is also the small matter of first and second-place group finishes, which determine who plays who in the knockout stages.   Group A Russia and Uruguay are through and all that is left to decide is